Popkum

Preferred Name:
Popkum
Language:
Halq'eméylem, hən̓q̓əmin̓əm̓, Hul’q’umi’num’
BC Regional Office:
South Coast (Surrey)
Region:
Lower Mainland Southwest
Reserve Land Area:160.00 ha
Chief:
Chief James Murphy
Council:
Councillor Cynthia Murphy
Governance Structure:
Custom Electoral System
Address: c/o Sto:lo Nation Bldg 1-7201 Vedder Rd
Chilliwack
V2R 4G5
Community Description
The Popkum First Nation or Popkum Band is a band government of the Sto:lo people located in the Upper Fraser Valley region, at Popkum, northeast of Chilliwack, British Columbia, Canada.
Summary of Economic Development Agreements, Community Businesses and Joint Ventures
Popkum Band has engaged in a First Nations Clean Energy Business Fund Revenue Sharing Agreement with the Provincial Government, regarding the Tretheway Creek Power development. It has engaged in several Forestry Agreements with the Province