Whitesand First Nation

Site: Band Office - Whitesand First Nation Site

Service: Public Works Department

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Independent First Nations Alliance (IFNA) 
Provincial Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) 
Robinson-Superior Treaty
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 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-5 pm
Areas Served Whitesand First Nation
Eligibility Members of Whitesand First Nation
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-583-2177
Fax 807-583-2170
Website www.whitesandfirstnation.com
Primary Executive George Nayanookeesic, Public Works Manager
Alternate Executive Allan Gustafson, Chief
Site Location Community is directly N of Armstrong, 235 km N of Thunder Bay at end of Hwy 527 which branches off Hwy 11/17
Located In Community Whitesand First Nation
Address Doug's Dr, Armstrong Stn
Armstrong, ON P0T 1A0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Public Works 
PO Box 68 
Armstrong, ON P0T 1A0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)