Michipicoten First Nation

Site: Band Office

Service: Housing Department

Description & Services
Public Comments Not affiliated with a Tribal Council 
Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI) 
Robinson-Superior Treaty
Description (Service) Addresses and acts upon all housing issues and related requests 
  • Ensures that housing issues are effectively managed 
  • Offers the following services: 
  • Provides recommendations and changes to the housing policy 
  • Receives and reviews applications for renovations, new housing units, housing loans and housing renovation loans 
  • Reviews rents to ensure payments are made 
  • Arranges inspections of rental units and community houses for maintenance, repairs and renovations 
  • Carries out annual maintenance and repairs on behalf of tenants and ensures work is completed 
  • Maintains a comprehensive database on all community housing units that includes information such as what programs were accessed for building and repairs, loans outstanding, services (water, sewer, roads) available, inspection reports, condition of unit, year it was built and other unit particulars
 
Also responsible for: 
  • Providing assistance in the development of community infrastructure including roads, buildings, subdivision planning and mapping 
  • Providing assistance in the long-term planning of minor/major capital projects 
  • Development and maintenance of all documents and forms related to housing including leases, releases and notices
Hours Mon-Thu 8 am-4:30 pm, Fri 8 am-1:30 pm
Areas Served Michipicoten First Nation
Eligibility Members of Michipicoten First Nation
Application Copy of the housing policy and all related building applications/housing forms available at the Band Office
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-856-1993
Toll Free Phone 1-888-303-7723
Fax 705-856-1642
E-Mail housing@michipicoten.com
Website www.michipicoten.com
Primary Executive Chris Buckell, Public Works Administrator and Housing Coordinator; Phone: 705-856-1993 ext 217 * 705-856-9672; Email: cbuckell@michipicoten.com
Alternate Executive Joseph Buckell, Chief; Phone: 705-856-1993 ext 215; Email: jbuckell@michipicoten.com
Site Location Reserve is on N shore of Michipicoten Bay in Lake Superior, 24 km SW of Wawa
Located In Community Michipicoten First Nation
Address 107 Hiawatha Dr
Wawa, ON P0S 1K0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Housing Department 
PO Box 1 
Site 8, RR 1 
Wawa, ON P0S 1K0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)