Heritage Corridor

Recipient: Kitamaat Village Council
Amount: 56921
Date: 2009-05-20
Areas: Kitamaat
Sectors: Community Infrastructure
Strategy: Tourism-Recreational Infrastructure
Description: The Haisla Kitamaat Heritage Corridor project involves development of a "corridor" throughout Kitamaat Village that highlights touristic assets such as a community garden, community green house, community smoke house, and the Haisla Art Gallery (Haisla School). The corridor will provide an opportunity for visitors to discover the culture, heritage, and traditions of the Haisla Nation. The main goal of the project is to involve as many Haisla people as possible and provide jobs and economic spin-offs throughout the community.

Well, this success story throws back a little bit. We started planning for the expansion at the Burns Lake Public Library in the early 2000's. It was an ambitious project - double the size of the library!! The board...

~Burns Lake Public Library