On its own ground and terms, the Pala Band of Mission Indians actively addresses the fundamental and often troublesome contemporary issues of both the state and region--water, health care, education, fire suppression, environmentalism, and gaming--while transcending the misfortunes of its past, in part, by retaining and revitalizing its traditional identity and culture.
What does PBMI stand for?
PBMI stands for Pala Band of Mission Indians (California)
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Samples in periodicals archive:
Many Indians in northern California still reside in their aboriginal territories, where the loss of fish species transcends economics," said CTBA Board Chairman Robert Smith, who is the tribal chairman of the Pala Band of Mission Indians in San Diego County.
``I think there's good faith and good will on all sides on trying to reach common objectives,'' said Sacramento attorney Howard Dickstein, who represents the Pala Band of Mission Indians near San Diego, and the Rumsey Band of Wintun Indians and the United Auburn Indian Community, both near Sacramento.
The Honorable Robert Smith, Chairman of the Pala Band of Mission Indians and member of the Board of Directors of the California Tribal Business Alliance (CTBA).
Members of the Alliance are the Lytton Band of Pomo Indians, the Pala Band of Mission Indians, the Paskenta Band of Nomlaki Indians, the Pauma Band of Luiseno Mission Indians, the United Auburn Indian Community and the Viejas Band of Kumeyaay Indians.
Agreement's Gaming Rules Key terms of the compact between the Pala Band of Mission Indians and the state of California: Only games allowed under the California State Lottery Act may be offered.
The CTBA's four members are the Lytton Band of Pomo Indians, the Pala Band of Mission Indians, the Paskenta Band of Nomlaki Indians, and the Viejas Band of Kumeyaay Indians.
Pala, which is owned by the Pala Band of Mission Indians, is a 650,000 square-foot casino, resort, entertainment and dining complex offering 2,250 slot machines, 85 table games, and a high-limit gaming and lounge area.