Mushkegowuk Council

Site: Timmins Office

Service: Lands and Resources Services

Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Provides strategic and policy advice regarding the conservation, protection and management of the natural resources within the Mushkegowuk traditional territory  
  • Offers advisory services to each member community about the potential development of those resources  
  • Supports each member community's decision making and economic participation with any resource development on their traditional territory, currently in the areas of mining exploration, forestry and hydro-electric power
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm
Areas Served Attawapiskat First Nation ; Chapleau Cree First Nation ; Fort Albany First Nation ; Kashechewan First Nation ; Missanabie Cree First Nation ; Moose Cree First Nation ; Taykwa Tagamou First Nation
Eligibility Must be one of the member First Nations within Mushkegowuk Territory
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Cree, Ojibway, Oji-Cree, Metis; available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-268-3594
Fax 705-268-3282
E-Mail timmins@mushkegowuk.ca
Website www.mushkegowuk.com
Primary Executive Vern Cheechoo, Director of Lands and Resources; Phone: 705-268-3594 ext 230; Email: verncheechoo@mushkegowuk.ca
Alternate Executive Barb Duffin, Information Systems Director; Phone: 705-268-3594 ext 247; Email: bduffin@mushkegowuk.ca
Located In Community Timmins
Address 36 Birch St S
Timmins, ON P4N 2A5
 
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Intersection Birch St S and Algonquin Blvd
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (21) Other Regional Government ; (50) Non Profit
Established October 2002
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)