Nicomen

Preferred Name:
Nicomen
Alternative Name:
Variation Nicoamen, Nicomeen, Nikaomin; Includes Shhahanih; Meaning "Level Part"; Part Of Sumass
Language:
Nłeʔkepmxcín
BC Regional Office:
Thompson Okanagan (Kamloops)
Region:
Thompson Okanagan
Reserve Land Area:1,175.70 ha
Chief:
Chief Donna Aljam
Council:
Councillor Arlene Edwards, Councillor Aaron Justice
Governance Structure:
Indian Act
Address: P.O. Box 670
Lytton
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Community Description

Nicomen Indian Band is a Nlaka'pamux First Nations government located 17km East of Lytton BC, near the confluence of the Thompson and Nicoamen Rivers.

Treaty or Tribal Association
Nicola Tribal Association
Summary of Economic Development Agreements, Community Businesses and Joint Ventures

The Squianny Development Corporation owns and operates the Thompson RV Park, and is currently developing a new project called Zakwaski Resources Ltd. Nicomen has engaged the Provincial Government in several Forestry Agreements in addition to a Clean Energy Business Fund Revenue Sharing Agreement for the Kwoiek Creek Hydroelectric Project.