Long Lake 58 First Nation

Site: Band Office

Service: Economic Development

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Matawa First Nations 
Primary Tribal Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) 
Treaty #9
Description (Service) Responsible for stimulating local economy and developing economic initiatives and opportunities for the community 
  • Provides information, training and educational workshops to enhance employability skills 
  • Responsible for development of plans for the use of traditional lands for community members 
  • Works to access funding for band-owned business ventures  
  • Provides coaching in areas such as business plan development and assistance in obtaining financial support for people wanting to start own business 
  • Maintains local business directory
 
Local economic initiatives/businesses include: 
  • Long Lake #58 General Store and Gas Bar 
  • Long Lake Aggregates Inc, which manages an aggregates facility that is located less than 2 km from the community 
  • Long Lake #58 First Nation Property Management 
  • Long Lake #58 First Nation Heavy Equipment  
  • Subway, the first on-reserve Subway franchise in Canada 
  • Partnership/ownership with several other First Nations of the Landmark Inn in Thunder Bay 
  • Nedaakiimenaan Inc, a newly formed partnership consisting of Long Lake #58, Aroland, Constance Lake and Ginoogaming First Nations with a goal of building capacity in the Forest Management of the Kenogami Forest
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Long Lake 58 First Nation
Eligibility Members of Long Lake 58 First Nation
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-876-2292
Toll Free Phone 1-800-463-8079 Ext 221
Fax 807-876-2757
Website www.longlake58fn.ca
Primary Contact Valerie Patabon, Band Secretary; Email: valerie.patabon@longlake58fn.ca
Primary Executive Darcy Waboose, Economic Development Officer; Phone: * 1-800-463-8079 ext 241; Email: darcy.waboose@longlake58fn.ca
Alternate Executive Henry Waboose, Band Manager; Phone: 807-876-2292 ext 228; Email: henry.waboose@longlake58fn.ca
Site Location Community is 40 km E of Geraldton on Hwy 11, on N shore of Long Lake and 1 km W of Longlac
Located In Community Long Lake 58 First Nation
Address 209 Otter St, Long Lake 58 First Nation
Longlac, ON P0T 2A0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Economic Development 
PO Box 609 
Longlac, ON P0T 2A0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)