Taykwa Tagamou Nation

Site: Band Office

Service: Economic Development

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Mushkegowuk Council 
Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) 
Treaty #9 
 
Coral Rapids Power entered into a Partnership with Ontario Power Generation Inc for the purpose of planning, constructing and operating an approx 25 MW run of the river hydroelectric generation facility on New Post Creek, named Peter Sutherland Sr Generating Station and opened Aug 24, 2017; partnership has resulted in more than $50 million in contracts for TTN businesses and about 50 TTN members worked on the project
Description (Service) Responsible for stimulating local economy and developing economic initiatives and opportunities for the community 
  • Provides information, training and educational workshops to enhance employability skills 
  • Responsible for development of plans for the use of traditional lands for community members 
  • Works to access funding for band-owned business ventures  
  • Provides coaching in areas such as business plan development and assistance in obtaining financial support for people wanting to start own business 
  • Maintains local business directory
 
Ensures that the Impact Benefit Agreements are adhered to by the following parties: 
  • DeBeers Canada on the Victor Diamond Mine 
  • Ontario Power on the Lower Mattagami projects 
  • Detour Gold on the Detour Gold Mine project
 
Provides economic expertise to local business initiatives including: 
  • Amisk Construction 
  • Apitisawin 
  • Coral Rapids Power 
  • Island Falls Forestry 
  • New Post Constructors 
  • Pahquataskkahmekook
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm
Areas Served Taykwa Tagamou First Nation
Eligibility Members of Taykwa Tagamou Nation
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Cree, Ojibway; available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-272-5766
Fax 705-272-5785
E-Mail ttnation@hotmail.com
Website www.taykwatagamounation.com
Primary Executive Economic Development Officer; Phone: 705-272-5766 ext 242
Alternate Executive Bruce Archibald, Chief; Phone: 705-272-5766 ext 230
Site Location Community is approx 20 km E of Cochrane on Hwy 574
Located In Community Taykwa Tagamou First Nation
Address Taykwa Tagamou Nation, ON
 
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Mailing Address c/o Economic Development 
Box 3310 
RR 2 
Cochrane, ON P0L 1C0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)