Working together…

To build roads and infrastructure, provide services and improve the quality of lives for the residents of Fort Simpson.

Village Council

Fort Simpson Council is comprised of a Mayor and eight Councilors. Regular meetings take place once a month and are open to the public.

Check out Meeting Minutes and Agendas

Our Guiding Vision

Fort Simpson is an attractive, small northern town where residents have access to a range of housing types, transportation choices, municipal services, recreation and cultural facilities and open space at a reasonable cost. Fort Simpson is a place where history and culture are honoured, and the land rights of First Nations and Metis are respected. Fort Simpson is an attractive destination for visitors to the Deh Cho Region and participants in recreation and cultural events.

Our Leaders

Sean Whelly


Cindy Browning


Liza McPherson


Troy Bellafontaine


Les Wright


Muaz Hassan


James Tsetso


Stephanie Hardisty


Ramona Hardisty-Gillis


Want to get involved?

Not happy with something? Feel like you can contribute? There's plenty you can do besides venting on social media, such as:

  • Talk to your elected officials
  • Run for office
  • Volunteer with a community group or rec program
  • Contact us with your concerns

...Be a part of the solution!