Biigtigong Nishnaabeg

Site: Band Office

Service: Operations and Maintenance

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Unaffiliated 
Political Territorial Organization: Anishinabek Nation, Union of Ontario Indians (UOI) 
Robinson-Superior Treaty
Description (Service) Oversees the operations and maintenance of community infrastructure and related services
Performs a variety of tasks and maintenance operations including: 
  • Maintenance of community roads  
  • Maintenance of public works garage, band-owned vehicles and community construction equipment  
  • Operation of water treatment plant and community sewage system 
  • Repairs and upkeep of community buildings including residential homes  
  • Snow removal 
  • Upkeep of public spaces and grounds 
  • Maintenance of landfill site
Capital Planning 
  • Provides assistance in project management services and community development and planning
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Biigtigong Nishnaabeg
Eligibility Members of Biigtigong Nishnaabeg (formerly known as Ojibways of the Pic River First Nation)
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibwe, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-229-1749
Fax 807-229-1944
Primary Executive Anthony Michano, Operations and Maintenance Manager
Alternate Executive Joe Michano, Public Works Supervisor
Site Location Reserve is on Hwy 627 at mouth of Pic River along N shore of Lake Superior approx 13 km SE of Marathon
Located In Community Biigtigong Nishnaabeg
Address 78 Pic River Rd
Heron Bay, ON P0T 1R0
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Mailing Address c/o Capital Housing 
PO Box 193 
Heron Bay, ON P0T 1R0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)