The Nixyáawii Neighborhood Marketing Team held a second Nixyáawii Neighborhood Open House. Two sessions were held Tuesday, November 2, 2021. A virtual session is planned for 2:00 p.m. A second session is planned for 6:00 p.m. that evening, and will be held in the Umatilla/Cayuse conference room at the Nixyáawii Governance Center located at 46411 Timíne Way, Pendleton, OR. Click here to register!
The CTUIR Board of Trustees approved the 99-year residential Lease Agreement for the Nixyáawii Neighborhood with Resolution 21-097. Contact us to see a copy of the Lease Agreement.
The CTUIR Board of Trustees approved pricing and fees for the 99-year lease-lots at the Nixyáawii Neighborhood with Resolution 21-083. Leases pricing will begin at $2.50 per square foot of lot size, and Annual Subdivision Fees will be set at $0.23 per square foot of lot size.
The Nixyáawii Neighborhood Marketing Team held a second Nixyáawii Neighborhood Open House. Two sessions were held Wednesday, September 8, 2021. The virtual session at 2:00 p.m. had 5 people in attendance and the in-person saw more than 20 people turn out to learn about the Nixyáawii Neighborhood.
The CTUIR Tribal Planning Office received permit applications for review to start construction on the infrastructure for the Nixyáawii Neighborhood, including utility lines, roads, and sidewalks. Initial construction was delayed due to contractor shortages and high material costs during the 2021 construction season. Construction for the infrastructure is scheduled to start in early Spring 2022.
Congratulations to Nixyáawii Community Financial Sservices on receiving a grant from the Spirit Mountain Community Fund to create a new loan program that will provide financing to help more people with the up-front cost of purchasing a lease-lot in the Nixyáawii Neighborhood. Learn more about this opportunity by contacting Nixyáawii Community Financial Solutions.
The CTUIR Board of Trustees and the Land Protection Planning Commission (LPPC) approved the Nixyáawii Subdivision plat to create the lots and layout for the new Nixyáawii Subdivision. The final plat will be signed by CTUIR officials and sent to the BIA for review and recording. The Board also approved a zone change designating 56 lots of the new subdivision for Neighborhood Residential zoning and eleven lots for Neighborhood Services.
See our article in the March 2021 edition of the Confederated Umatilla Journal featuring the new Nixyáawii Subdivision.