Tribe to Host Deed Transfer Ceremony


The Confederated Tribe of the Coos, Lower Umpqua and Siuslaw Indians will hold a Deed Transfer Ceremony with the City of Coos Bay for its Hollering Place Development. The Tribe will take ownership of the upper bluff area that is currently a view point at the corner of Newmark and Empire Boulevard on Cape Arago Highway.  The tribe completed its first phase of a multi-phase development that will include and interpretive center on the bluff area, lodging and gathering locations on the lower bluff and restaurants and walking paths along the waterfront. The tribe recently completed construction of the seawall on the lower area north of the city’s Empire boat launch. The transfer ceremony will be held at 5:00 pm at Hollering Place on Thursday. A reception will follow at the Dolphin Playhouse.

This entry was posted on Wednesday, June 19th, 2019 and is filed under Local News.