Pawnee Business Council Special Meeting - October 10, 2017

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BREAK THE SILENCE

October- Domestic Violence Awareness Month

EVENTS

Oct. 18th – Break the Silence Presentation – T-shirt Give Away, 12-1 pm, RoamChief Small Room, 810 Morris Rd, Pawnee, OK

Oct. 20th – Pawnee Fall Festival  - Break the Silence Glow Sticks, 6-8 pm, Pawnee County Courthouse, Pawnee, OK

Oct. 26th – 6 Nations Domestic Violence Awareness Walk, 1-3 pm, Lake Ponca, Marina Drive, Ponca City, OK

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Individuals affected by Harvey or Irma can go to the link below to find a Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) near their home. A DRC is the best way to get in-person guidance through the registration process. New DRC locations are continuously updated online at: www.fema.gov/disaster-recovery-centers

To register online, go to: www.disasterassistance.gov

The following information is helpful when registering:
Social Security numbers for household members.
Address of the location where the damage occurred (pre-disaster address).
Current mailing address.
Current telephone number.
Insurance information.
Total household annual income.
Routing and account number for checking or savings account (this allows FEMA to directly transfer disaster assistance funds into a bank account).
A description of disaster-caused damage and losses.

Tribal members can go to links listed above get help filing paperwork.

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2017 Inauguration Ceremony

Pawnee Business Council Seat #3, Charles Lone Chief

October 7, 2017 - 9 am at the Pawnee Nation RoundHouse

 

2017 RUN-OFF ELECTION

Lone Chief 149 
Whiteshirt 143
Total of 52 absentee ballots, with a return of 46 ballots counted.  

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2017 Inauguration Ceremony for our newly elected Business Council
 

Darrell J Wildcat, Vice-President

Patricia McCray, Secretary

Ellis Horsechief, Council Seat #3

Charles Knife Chief, Council Seat #4

For full text of this document please click here

 

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Pawnee Nation of Oklahoma, Plaintiff, 
Vs.
Eagle Road Oil LLC,
Cumming Oil Company,
And John Does 1 through 25

Click here to view the Petition

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Pawnee Nation of Oklahoma files suit to protect tribal lands and water from illegal Oil and Gas drilling

Friday, November 18, 2016

The lawsuit was filed in the U.S. District for the Northern District of Oklahoma, alleges that the BIA AND BLM violated the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and the federal government's duties as trustee to the Pawnee Nation and its members, as well as other statutes.

For the full text of this document please click here.

 

1-26-17 Community Meeting for 

Pawnee Nation Mineral Trust Owners

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Pawnee Nation of Oklahoma

Physical Address:

Mailing Address:

881 Little Dee Dr

P.O. Box 470

Pawnee, OK  74058

Pawnee, OK  74058

Phone:  918-762-3621
Fax:  918-762-6446

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OCTOBER 2017 - Chaticks Si Chaticks 

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The Enrollment Department
is now located at the Community Services (DHCS) Building
or as some know it as the “Old IHS Clinic”.  

400 Agency Road, Pawnee Oklahoma 74058, Room 121, and Room 117.

Pawnee Nation of Oklahoma Enrollment Office

Office: 918-762-3621 
Ext. 137
Fax: 918-762-9927

Carrie Peters, Enrollment Manager Ext. 136
Nila Whiteshirt-Sears, Enrollment Specialist
Ext. 137

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Pawnee Nation Higher Education
Scholarship Application
 
Undergraduate Scholarship Application
 
Graduate Scholarship Application 
 
New deadlines: 
Summer Semester - April 3, 2017 
Fall Semester - June 5, 2017 
Spring Semester - November 6, 2017
 
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Download PDF - 2016 Annual Report
Pawnee Nation of Oklahoma 

Attention Pawnee Community, the Cultural Resources Division is now taking donations of Pendleton blankets that will be used for repatriation purposes.

For more information please contact Cultural Resources Division Director
Herb Adson at 918-762-3227. Thank you.


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PAWNEE NATION COMMISSION
POSITION ADVERTISEMENT

The Pawnee Nation has the following open positions:

 

One (1) position on the Pawnee Tribal Housing Authority Board of Commissioners, the term for Seat #5 is for three (3) years. Open until filled.
 

One (1) position on the Pawnee Nation Tax Commission, appointed to fulfill the remaining term to expire July 28, 2019. Open until filled.
 

Three (3) positions as the Pawnee Nation Museum Board. The term is for three (3) years. Open until filled.
 

Three (3) positions on the Pawnee Nation Utility Commission. Terms are staggered for three (3) years and four (4) years. Open until filled.
 

Two (2) positions on the Pawnee Nation Environmental Regulatory Commissionseats are for (3) three-year terms. Open until filled.

The Pawnee Business Council appoints the seats of these positions.   If interested, please submit a written request with a resume, to W. Bruce Pratt, President, Pawnee Business Council, Pawnee Nation of Oklahoma,
P. O. Box 470, Pawnee, OK 74058
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Any questions please call (918) 762-3621 or email cbutler@pawneenation.org

Posting Updated on September 6, 2017

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Survey - Data Needed! (6 minutes of your time)
https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/XPK7Z9T
Pawnee Nation Title VI Elder Meals Program received a short-term grant from First Nations Development Institute to conduct a Local Food Assessment for our community food access purposes. We hope to gain an understanding of Pawnee Nation’s current food sovereignty with a focus on Native and non-Native fresh food production and accessibility of these foods for tribal members. Once this data is collected, it will be used to educate tribal members on healthy eating lifestyles, Native food teachings, and how to produce their own fresh foods for long-term local and sustainable food access to feed generations to come.
Please take the Survey Monkey! Please click here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/XPK7Z9T. All surveys need to be done by September 22, 2017. Thank you for your input!
Contacts: Rita Scott (rita@okfarmandfood.org); Seneca Scott (senecascott@cox.net); or Deb Echo-Hawk (debechohawk@pawneenation.org) Title VI message phone: (918) 762-3621.

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Pawnee Business Council Committee
Appointments and Commissions 

click here - PDF DOWNLOAD

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Employment Opportunities at the Pawnee Nation

click here for job listings.

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The Resaru Council met on 5/13/2017.
The new council is: 

Morgan Little Sun, 1st Resaru, and Ralph Haymond, Jr., 2nd Resaru for the Kitkahaki Band
Pat Leading Fox, 1st Resaru, and Warren Pratt, Jr., 2nd Resaru for the Ckiri Band
Ron Rice, 1st Resaru, and Tim Jim, 2nd Resaru for the Pitahawirata Band
Matt Reed, 1st Resaru, and Jimmy Horn, 2nd Resaru for the Cawi Band

Officers for the Resaru Council are:
Ralph Haymond, Jr., Head Resaru
Pat Leading Fox, 2nd Resaru
Tim Jim, Treasurer
Matt Reed, Secretary

The Resaru Council will meet next on June 17 at 10 AM
in the conference room of the Pawnee Nation Police Department.
Each meeting is open to the public.

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Pawnee Nation College

Staci Burns, MHR

NACTEP Project Director &
PNC Director of Admissions

P.O. Box 390
Pawnee, OK 74058

Phone: 918-762-3343

Fax: 918-762-3303

Email: sburns@pawneenationcollege.org

Click on this link for the Pawnee Nation College Website. 

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Burial Assistance

The Pawnee Business Council shall set the amount for burial assistance in the annual budgeting process. The amount of burial will be established in the annual tribal operating budget.

For more information on Burial Assistance please call the Executive Office at 918-762-3621 

2017 Pawnee Nation Election Commission - Run-Off Election

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Events

Zumba Classes every Monday from 6:00-7:00 p.m.

Jan 1, 2015 @ PAWNEE NATION GYM

Substance Abuse Program Support Group - Every Wednesday at 7 p.m.

Mar 30, 2016 @ Substance Abuse Office

Pawnee Pride BEG / ADV Boot Camp Classes every Tuesday and Thursday nights from 6-7

Mar 31, 2016 @ PAWNEE NATION GYM