Wabaseemoong Independent Nations

Site: Band Office

Service: Public Works

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Bimose Tribal Council (BTC) 
Political Territorial Organization: Grand Council Treaty #3 (GCT3) 
Treaty #3 
  • Senior Water Treatment Plant Operator: Kevin Scott, ph: 807-927-2414, fax: 807-927-2417 
  • Wastewater Treatment Plant ph: 807-927-9948
 
NOTE: as of Oct 2016 Wabaseemoong Independent Nations, which includes the communities of One Man Lake, Swan Lake and Whitedog, has declared a state of emergency after their water and sewer treatment services has put the community on water lock down once again
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  
  • Maintenance of on-reserve landfill site
 
Capital Planning
 
Provides assistance in project management services and community development and planning
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Whitedog First Nation
Eligibility Members of Wabaseemoong (Whitedog) Independent Nations
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Cree, Ojibway; available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-927-2000
Crisis Phone 807-927-2061 James McDonald
Fax 807-927-2107
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Primary Executive Glen Cameron, Public Works Manager
Alternate Executive Anthony Henry, Band Manager; Phone: 807-927-2000 ext 232; Email: bandmgr@wabaseemoong.ca
Site Location Community is along English River system, 98 km NW of Kenora, 13 km E of Man/Ont border, accessible by Hwys 596 & 525
Located In Community Whitedog First Nation
Address Arena Building
Band Office Rd, Wabaseemoong Band Office
Whitedog, ON P0X 1P0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Public Works, Wabaseemoong Independent Nations 
General Delivery, Whitedog Post Office 
Whitedog, ON P0X 1P0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)