Long Plain First Nation


LONG PLAIN FIRST NATION

Long Plain First Nation (Ojibway) is a First Nation identified by AANDC as Indian Band No. 6. The main reserve is located in the Central Plains region of Manitoba, to the southwest of Portage la Prairie along the Assiniboine River, and lies between the Rural Municipality of Portage la Prairie and the Rural Municipality of South Norfolk. Long Plain also has 2 urban reserves in Portage la Prairie and Winnipeg.

LPFN is represented by an elected Chief and Council. The First Nation currently conducts its elections through customary practice. Council is currently comprised of a chief and four council members who each serve three year terms.

Elected September 2013 (By-election)

Dennis Meeches
Chief

Elected April 2012

George Assiniboine
Councillor

Marvin Daniels
Councillor

Barb Esau
Councillor

Ruth Roulette
Councillor