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The Otoe-Missouria Tribe

Elections & Annual General Council Meeting November 3

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on October 30, 2018

OTOE-MISSOURIA TRIBE TO HOLD ELECTION AND GENERAL COUNCIL MEETING NOVEMBER 3

By Heather Payne, Otoe-Missouria Public Information Office

Red Rock, Okla.—In accordance with the Otoe-Missouria Constitution, a regular election and General Council Annual Meeting is scheduled for Saturday, November 3, 2018 at Otoe-Missouria Tribal Complex, Red Rock, OK.

Pursuant to the Otoe-Missouria Constitution, Article VII, Section 2, the Otoe-Missouria Election Board will conduct a regular election for the following Tribal Council Positions: Vice Chairman, Treasurer, 3rd Member. Tribal Council Elections will take place 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Otoe-Missouria Community Building.

The candidates for Tribal Council are as follows:

Vice Chairman

Anthony Burris

Cory DeRoin Little Wounded

Ted Grant

Tribal Treasurer

Courtney Burgess

Ted Moore Jr

3rd Member

Arlen Lightfoot

Alvin Moore, Sr

Campaign letters from each candidate are available online at www.omtribe.org.

The General Council Annual Meeting will be held at 10 a.m. at the Otoe-Missouria Cultural Building. The General Council consists of all enrolled Otoe-Missouria tribal members 18 years of age or older who are present at the Annual Meeting.

Minors and those that are not enrolled in the Otoe-Missouria Tribe are not allowed in the General Council Meeting.

Tribal members are asked to please bring a form of identification and check-in at the west entrance of the Cultural Building. Check-in begins at 9 a.m. Once checked-in, tribal members are asked not to leave the Cultural Building.

According to the Otoe-Missouria Constitution, one hundred qualified voters must be present to constitute a quorum in order to conduct business at any annual meeting of the General Council. No enactment of the General Council shall have any validity in the absence of a quorum at the time it is voted upon.

 

ANNUAL GENERAL COUNCIL MEETING
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 3, 2018
10 A.M.
Otoe-Missouria Cultural Building
Red Rock, OK

AGENDA

  1.  Establish Quorum                                                            Election Board Chairperson
  2. Invocation                                                                           TBA
  3. Call Meeting to Order                                                     Election Board Chairperson
  4. State of the Tribe Address                                            Chairman Shotton
  5. Nomination and Vote to Fill Election Board Positions
  6. Adjournment

 Lunch will be served following the conclusion of the meeting

 

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