Community Planning and Development

The Community Planning Development Department provides professional planning services that fosters the efficient utilization of Seneca resources; promotes self-empowerment; and supports the development of a sustainable, diversified, and vibrant economy for the benefit of the entire Seneca Nation.

CPDD Core Goals

  • Develop, manage and implement projects that positively shape the Seneca Nation by addressing its needs in a proactive and inclusive manner.
  • Pursue economic development projects and activities that support a diverse Seneca economy and increased employment opportunities.
  • Provide a safe and functional transportation network by applying effective planning, construction, maintenance, and management systems and practices.
  • Collect, evaluate, and disseminate demographic information on social and economic characteristics for use at all levels of government.
  • Prepare accurate maps and related geographic information to facilitate decision- making and planning by all Seneca Nation departments.
  • Identify, research, and circulate information on potential funding opportunities and assist with the development of grant applications and proposals.

SNI Farmers Market's Schedule of Events for July & August

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July 5th

  • Support Farmers, Variety of vendors, including Barbecue style foods, chicken and kebabs, noodles and terayki, healthy wraps

July 12th

  • "The Sauce Boss" & "Sun Dance Kids Farm" Petting Zoo

July 19th

  • "Fossils and Ancient History of Lake Erie"
  • Thomas Schmid  ~Ancient Art~
  • Kids will dig for fossils
  • "Nutrition workshop & Food Demo! Join JSY Nutritionist Ashley, for a live food demo using in-season produce @ 11:30 and 12:30.

July 26th

  • Support Farmers, a variety of vendors including Barbecue style foods, chicken and kebabs, noodles and terayki, and healthy wraps.

 August 2nd

  • Grilled Corn and Dance Show 12pm

August 9th

  • "Sun Dance Kids" Farm Petting Zoo 11-2pm

August 16th

  • "For Peate's Sake Homestead" and "Shish Kabob Heaven" come together and present a PIG ROAST - Come and enjoy a pig roast at the market!
  • Come and See what's cooking! Learn tips on how to select, purchase and cook your farmer's market produce! Take home recipe ideas and a free gift for the first 30 people! @ 11:30 and 12:30pm 

August 23rd

  • Scavenger Hunt and school giveaways. 11-3pm

August 30th

  • "Get to Know your Farmers"