Squiala First Nation

Preferred Name:
Squiala First Nation
Alternative Name:
Formerly Squiala; Formerly Part Of Chilliwack Tribe (Chillukweyuk Tribe)
Language:
Halq'eméylem, hən̓q̓əmin̓əm̓, Hul’q’umi’num’
BC Regional Office:
South Coast (Surrey)
Region:
Lower Mainland Southwest
Reserve Land Area:676.60 ha
Chief:
Chief David Jimmie
Council:
Councillor Allen Jimmie,
Councillor Stephen Jimmie
Governance Structure:
Custom Electoral System
Population (off First Nations land):109
Population (on First Nations land):111
Population Total:220
Address: 8528 Ashwell Rd.
Chilliwack
V2P 7Z9
Economic Development Contact: Chief David Jimmie
CEO and Chief
davidjimmie@squiala.com
Fax: (604) 792-4522
Phone: (604) 792-8300
Community Description
The Squiala First Nation is a band government of the Sto:lo people located in the Upper Fraser Valley region, near Chilliwack. We seek to establish and maintain a healthy, productive community by providing quality governance with fair representation for all MembersEstablish and maintain a healthy, productive community by providing quality governance with fair representation for all Members.
Economic Development Background
Squiala First Nation engages in Economic Development activities through its Chief and Council, as well as through its administration (Land Management Department).