Description & Services
Public Comments Independent First Nation (No Tribal Council affiliation)  
Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN)  
Treaty #5
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: 
  • Community road maintenance 
  • Winter road development and 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 Sandy Lake First Nation
Eligibility Members of Sandy Lake First Nation
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Oji-Cree, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone Office 807-774-1564 
Heavy Equipment 807-774-1350
Fax 807-774-1082
Website www.sandylake.firstnation.ca
Primary Contact Nora Jane Meekis, Receptionist and Secretary
Primary Executive Nick Day, Public Works Manager; Email: nickday@knet.ca
Alternate Executive Lisa Crowe, Chief Executive Officer, Community Development Services; Email: lisacrowe@knet.ca
Site Location Community is approx 227 km NE of Red Lake, on the NW end of Sandy Lake and along the Manitoba border
Located In Community Sandy Lake First Nation
Address Sandy Lake, ON P0V 1V0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Public Works 
PO Box 248 
Sandy Lake, ON P0V 1V0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)
Elections Community Development Services Inc Board consisting of 5 members, one from each of the different areas of the community, elected every 2 years; next election Jun 2017