Ojibways of Onigaming First Nation

Site: Band Office

Service: Fire Department

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Anishinaabeg of Kabapikotawangag Resource Council (AKRC) 
Provincial Territorial Organization: Grand Council Treaty #3 (GCT3) 
Treaty #3 
 
Fire Hall located at 83 Ball Park Rd
Description (Service) Responsible for fire prevention and administration of the Ontario Fire Code 
  • Issues applicable burn permits required for brush piles, incinerators and open fires, excluding campfires
 
Provides the following services: 
  • Education  
  • Emergency planning  
  • Fire investigation  
  • Fire suppression  
  • Hazardous materials information  
  • Home safety which includes ensuring all homes are equipped (and annually inspected) with smoke alarms and charged fire extinguishers
Hours Band Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm 
Emergencies: Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Onigaming First Nation
Eligibility Members of Ojibways of Onigaming First Nation
Application Call for assistance
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibwe, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-484-2162
Crisis Phone 9-1-1
Fax 807-484-2649
E-Mail onegaming@hotmail.com
Website www.onigaming.ca/home
Primary Executive Tommy Copenace, Fire Chief
Alternate Executive Eugene McPherson, Fire Prevention Officer, Anishinaabeg of Kabapikotawangag Resource Council, Sioux Narrows; Phone: 807-226-4445 * 807-274-9679 * (Cell) 807-275-7610; Fax: 807-226-4459; Email: booge44@hotmail.com
Site Location Community is approx 113 km N of Fort Frances off Hwy 71 near Nestor Falls
Located In Community Onigaming First Nation
Address Band Office
703 Ketemiikana Dr
Nestor Falls, ON P0X 1K0
 
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Intersection Ketemiikana Dr and Hwy 71
Mailing Address c/o Fire Department 
PO Box 160 
Nestor Falls, ON P0X 1K0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)