603 Union Street
Fredericton, NB E3A 3N5
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The sun is rising on a new day at St. Mary’s First Nation, according to Chief elect, Allan (Chicky) Polchies Jr. Chicky, is an award-winning SMFN event organizer, long-sitting band councillor, a life long parishioner of St. Anthony’s (who ran unsuccessfully for Parish Council). Chicky, 48, will be the first openly “two-spirited” Chief of a First Nation in Atlantic Canada (refers to an Indigenous person who is gay, lesbian, bisexual or otherwise gender non-conforming). SMFN has a population of approx. 1,822 people. CONGRATULATIONS to Chicky and the twelve 2018 Band Councillors !