The official groundbreaking ceremony for Tłı̨chǫ All-Season Road (TASR) was held on Saturday, August 24, 2019 in Whatì.
Activities included elder prayers, drumming, dignitary speeches, and a community barbecue.
Dozens of community members took part and were joined by the following dignitaries:
- Chief Alfonz Nitsiza
- Chief Clifford Daniels
- Chief David Wedawin
- Minister Wally Schumann
- Minister Louis Sebert
- Members of the Legislative Assembly Daniel McNeely, Jackson Lafferty, Michael M. Nadli, and Herb Nakimayak
- Officials from North Star Infrastructure
Congratulations to Tłı̨chǫ residents, and to everyone who has helped make this project a reality.