- Oct 2010
So, the city was built on territory belonging to First Nations people. Where does this go from here?
https://ca.news.yahoo.com/blogs/dailybrew/vancouver-council-formally-acknowledges-city-built-unceded-first-220234880.htmlVancouver city council formally acknowledged Wednesday that the city was founded on land that still belongs to three First Nations communities, taking a large step forward in its mission of reconciliation.
Vancouver’s planning, transportation and environment committee unanimously passed a motion on Wednesday stating that "the modern city of Vancouver was founded on the traditional territories of the Musqueam, Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh First Nations and that these territories were never ceded through treaty, war or surrender."