Community Description

Located in Wonowon, BC, the Halfway River First Nation is a Treaty 8 First Nation and has a longstanding reciprocal relationship with the river and plains country of northeastern British Columbia. Halfway River seeks to take care of its people and the lands upon which it depends, while engaging with the modern economy in a mutually respectful way.

Treaty or Tribal Association

Treaty 8 First Nations

Economic Development Background

The Halfway River First Nation runs an entity called the Halfway River Group, which leads a collection of limited partnerships. These partnerships are majority owned by Halfway River First Nation. To ensure the requirements of the partnership are being met, our partnerships appoint Board of Directors for each entity to oversee the operation of the company. These successful partnerships led by the Halfway River Group will create financial prosperity, job opportunities and bring people from different cultures together to achieve a common goal.

Summary of Economic Development Agreements, Community Businesses and Joint Ventures

The Halfway River Group (HRG) offers industrial services including: logging and harvesting, mining support, civil and commercial construction, workforce accommodations and catering, first aid and security, clearing, mulching, burning and slashing. HRG leads the following partnerships: Halfway River Frost LP, Halfway River IDL LP, Halfway River Horizon North Camp Services LP, Halfway River Mountainview Safety Ltd., Halfway River Western Canadian Mulching Ltd., Halfway River Halfway River Compass Ventures Ltd., Halfway River Ventures Ltd., Halfway River CDN Controls Ltd.

Community Details:

Northeast
Halfway River First Nation
Adhered To Treaty No. 8 (1914) As Part Of Hudson Hope; Split Into West Moberly Lake & Halfway River (1977)
Dane-Zaa
Northeast (Fort St. John)
3988.8 hectares

Contact Details:

William Field Board of Directors
(250) 785 4058
(250) 772-5200
P.O. Box 59 Wonowon, BC, Canada V0C 2N0
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