Deer Lake First Nation

Site: Band Office

Service: Public Works Department

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Keewaytinook Okimakanak/Northern Chiefs 
Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation 
Treaty #5 
 
Sewage Treatment Plant: 807-775-9176 
Water Treatment Plant: 807-775-9171 
Public Works Garage: 807-775-2060
Description (Service)
  • Oversees the operations and maintenance of community infrastructure and related services 
  • Maintains a public works garage
 
Performs a variety of tasks and maintenance operations including: 
  • Road maintenance 
  • Landscaping and community beautification  
  • Street lighting  
  • Maintenance of equipment and operation of the water treatment and sewage treatment plants 
  • Repairs and upkeep of community buildings and residential homes  
  • Snow removal  
  • Upkeep of public spaces and grounds 
  • Garbage collection and maintenance of on-reserve landfill site
 
Capital Planning  
  • Provides assistance in project management services and community development and planning
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-5 pm
Areas Served Deer Lake First Nation
Eligibility Members of Deer Lake First Nation
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Cree, Oji-Cree; available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone Main 807-775-2141 
807-775-2100
Fax 807-775-2220
Website www.deerlake.firstnation.ca
Primary Executive Mydil Rae, Public Works Garage; Phone: 807-775-2060; Email: mydilrae@knet.ca
Alternate Executive Calvin Meekis, Water Treatment Plant Operator; Email: calvinmeekis@knet.ca
Site Location Community is 180 km N of Red Lake on NE shore of Deer Lake
Located In Community Deer Lake First Nation
Address Deer Lake, ON P0V 1N0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Public Works 
Box 39 
Deer Lake, ON P0V 1N0
Physical Access Partially Accessible - Entrance -- Accessible with side ramp but no automatic push button doors; Parking -- No designated handicapped parking space; Washroom -- Not accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)