On September 15, 2021 the Sac & Fox Tribal Council issued an Order for Referendum Election to the Election Committee of the Sac & Fox Tribe of the Mississippi in Iowa by adopting Resolution 18-2021; To see the question posed for adoption, please see the “Election” Section in the members only portion of the website.
On Friday, September 17, the Meskwaki Warriors Varsity football team faced off against the GMG Wolverines at home. During halftime, Meskwaki Senior athletes were recognized and honored with a basket full of goodies put together by Meskwaki Warrior Booster Club. After halftime, the Warriors battled until the very end but came up short with a 36-40 loss.
Meskwaki Natural Resources has just received their NEW deer tags for the hunting season. If you would like your deer harvested off of the settlement, stop by the office and pick up your FREE deer tag!
It is almost Veteran’s Day and the Meskwaki Youth Program are making a 2022 calendar for the veterans of the Meskwaki community. If any veteran or family member would like to share a picture for the calendar, please bring it to MYP or email it to firstname.lastname@example.org. They are accepting pictures until October 1st.
MYP building located at: 3134 H Ave Tama, IA 52339
Phone: (641) 484-5369
Tribal Operations (excluding the Meskwaki Health Clinic and Pharmacy) will be closing today, September 3 at 12PM/Noon.
Monday, September 6 is Labor Day so both the Tribal Operations and the Health Clinic/Pharmacy will be closed due to the holiday.
Tribal Operations and the Health Clinic/Pharmacy business hours will resume on Tuesday, September 7.
Thank you and have a safe and happy weekend!
Scope for Engineering Design Services for the Meskwaki Hemp Operations Center
The Meskwaki Nation is seeking quotes from qualified Engineering firms for the design and preparation of construction documents for engineering services for the new Meskwaki Hemp Operations Center. Engineering design is needed for site access roads, utility infrastructure, flood water diversion, elevated building site, footings and foundations for a 12,600 sq. ft. combination greenhouse/industrial facility. The greenhouse has been designed and will be furnished by Rimol and plans will be made available to the successful firm.
Services are to include the design and preparation of detailed plans, specifications, and bid documents. The owner also wishes to have the selected firm provide construction administration, staking, testing, and observation services throughout construction.
Quotes should be returned to Elizabeth Dolezal, Procurement Specialist for the Sac & Fox Tribe of the Mississippi in Iowa no later than 2:00 pm Central Standard Time on Thursday, September 16th, 2021 at email@example.com.
If a site is deemed necessary to evaluate the project before quoting, please contact Elizabeth via phone or email to make an appointment.
Sac & Fox Tribe of the Mississippi in Iowa
Check out this month’s Meskwaki Nation Times to find out the latest information including details about our community information or events.
The Meskwaki Health Clinic hosted their annual community cookout on Sunday, July 4th which started off with a walk-run, followed by lunch, and family fun games such as water balloon toss, water balloon fight, and bags. Thank you to all the health clinic staff for making a fun event for the community to enjoy.
If you are an enrolled member with livestock and need hay bales for the winter months, please reach out to MNR at (641) 484-3511 to ask about the availability of grass or alfalfa hay from the 2021 cuttings. We aim to provide hay bales to as many people who need them for their animals, but cannot guarantee availability once winter comes. Start planning now for a secure winter!
Meskwaki Family Services is hosting a pool party at the Tama-Toledo Aquatic Center next Thursday, June 17th from 8:00pm-10:00pm. Pizza will be provided while supplies last. Concessions will also be available for purchase. Must wear proper swimwear in pool: No shirts or gym shorts. Floaties are allowed, just no foul play or they will be taken away. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Prizes- TBD!