Biinjitiwaabik Zaaging Anishinaabek

Site: Band Office

Service: Lands and Resources Program

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Nokiiwin Tribal Council 
Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI) 
Robinson-Superior Treaty
Description (Service) Represents the community in lands and resources initiatives  
  • Liaises with all companies undertaking resource development in traditional Rocky Bay territory including mining developments, forestry projects and hydro electric power projects  
  • Participates in negotiations and agreements with resource developers to ensure Rocky Bay First Nation is fairly included in benefits 
  • Consults with target groups who have an interest in land and resource issues such as commercial fishermen, trappers and bear management 
  • Develops and implements a consultation protocol for negotiations related to Lands and Resource issues 
  • Advises community members on Lands and Resource issues via meetings or correspondence  
  • Works with the Housing Department for allocation of land to Rocky Bay registered members that wish to build a home or cabin on Biinjitiwaabik Zaaging Anishinaabek territorial land
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Biinjitiwaabik Zaaging Anishinaabek First Nation
Eligibility Members of Biinjitiwaabik Zaaging Anishinaabek (Rocky Bay First Nation)
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-885-3401
Fax 807-885-1542
E-Mail fhardy@rockybayfn.ca
Website www.rockybayfn.ca
Primary Contact Frank Hardy Jr, Lands and Resource Coordinator; Phone: (Cell) 807-628-9604
Site Location Community is approx 160 km NE of Thunder Bay, adjacent to town of MacDiarmid off Hwy 11 and along SE shores of Lake Nipigon
Located In Community Biinjitiwaabik Zaaging Anishinaabek First Nation
Address 501 Spirit Bay Rd, Rocky Bay Reserve
MacDiarmid, ON P0T 2B0
 
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Intersection Spirit Bay Rd and Fraser St
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - New Relations Fund ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)