Chief Standing Bear sent a notice via the Osage Nation Emergency Management Alert System about the closures for the safety of constituents and employees
Published January 12, 2017
PAWHUSKA, OKLAHOMA — Osage Nation Principal Chief Geoffrey Standing Bear issued a notice that all Osage Nation offices will be closed tomorrow, January 13, 2017, due to severe weather warnings for this weekend. A severe ice storm and extreme low temperatures are expected for the Osage Reservation area and surrounding northeast Oklahoma.
All Osage Nation offices will also be closed on Monday, January 16, 2017, in observance of the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday.
All Osage Nation offices will resume normal business hours on Tuesday, January 17, 2017.
Other cancelled or closed due to severe weather warnings:
Osage Immersion Community Powwow, previously scheduled for Saturday, January 14, 2017
Battle of the Plains, previously scheduled for Saturday, January 14, 2017
Osage Nation Court Docket for Friday, January 13, 2017
Osage Nation Minerals Council Meeting for Friday, January 13, 2017. Rescheduled for Wednesday, January 18, 2017.
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