WARD 7 SIPIWIYINIWAK

Indigenous language of origin: Enoch Cree

Name Meaning: References the people of the Enoch Cree Nation being River Cree.

Pronunciation: SEE-PEE-WIN-EE-WOK

Name Explanation:

Because of their proximity to the North Saskatchewan River, Enoch Cree Nation members were known as the River Cree to other tribes, or in the Cree language, sipiwiyiniwak.

 

Ward Map

 

 

Ward 7 Sipiwiyiniwak is primarily made up of the old ward 5 Neighborhoods and includes the following communities

 

Callingwood Ormsby Place
Cameron Heights Parkview
Dechene Patricia Heights
Donsdale Quesnell Heights
Edgemont Rio Terrace
Elmwood River's Edge
Gariepy Riverview
Glastonbury Sherwood
Granville Stillwater
Jamieson Place Summerlea
Jasper Park The Hamptons
Laurier Heights The Uplands
Lymburn Thorncliff
Lynnwood Wedgewood 
Meadowlark Park West Meadowlark 
Oleskiw Westridge



We respectfully acknowledge that we are located on Treaty 6 territory, a traditional gathering place for diverse Indigenous peoples including the Cree, Blackfoot, Métis, Nakota Sioux, Iroquois, Dene, Ojibway, Saulteaux, Anishinaabe, Inuit, and many others whose histories, languages, and cultures continue to influence our vibrant communities.


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  • Gabe Fantino
    Go Derek go!
  • Derek Hlady