Tribal elders Renee Cloud and Erwin Taylor sit together and discuss a few topics that have been of concern to the membership.
Tribal members held the informal informational meeting to discuss a wide array of topics on Friday at the Southern Ute Multi-Purpose Facility, calling for better communication between tribal leadership and the membership.
Southern Ute Councilman Bruce Valdez attended an informal meeting by tribal members on Friday, March 8, to help ease concerns and clarify the Tribe’s intentions regarding the proposed Tribal Member Disenrollment Ordinance.
Issues of concern ranged from the proposed Disenrollment Ordinance to recall petitions for two members of Tribal Council. In total, an estimated 32 tribal members attended the afternoon session.