Fort Severn 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 #9
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 Fort Severn First Nation
Eligibility Members of Fort Severn First Nation
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Cree, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone Main 807-478-2515  
807-478-2544
Fax 807-478-1103
Website www.fortsevern.firstnation.ca
Primary Executive Public Works Superintendent
Alternate Executive Paul Burke, Chief; Email: paulburkefso@gmail.com
Site Location Community is approx 720 km NE of Sioux Lookout, 9 km from mouth of Severn River on Hudson Bay
Located In Community Fort Severn First Nation
Address Fort Severn, ON
 
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Mailing Address c/o Public Works 
PO Box 149 
Fort Severn, ON P0V 1W0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)