Poplar Hill 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 (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 Poplar Hill First Nation
Eligibility Members of Poplar Hill First Nation
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone Main 807-772-8838 
807-772-8856
Fax 807-772-8876
Website poplarhill.firstnation.ca/
Primary Executive Zachariah Suggashie, Public Works Manager; Phone: (Residence) 807-772-8870
Alternate Executive Charlie Moose, Band Administrator; Email: charliemoose@knet.ca
Site Location Community is approx 120 km N of Red Lake along banks of Berens River near Ont/Man border
Located In Community Poplar Hill First Nation
Address Poplar Hill, ON P0V 3E0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Public Works 
PO Box 1 
Poplar Hill, ON P0V 3E0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)