Magnetawan First Nation

Site: Administration Building

Service: Public Works Department

Description (Service) Oversees the operations and maintenance of community infrastructure and related services
Performs a variety of tasks and maintenance operations including:  
  • Maintenance and upkeep of Band property and equipment 
  • Updating the community Asset Condition Reporting system (ACRS) 
  • Roads maintenance and grading 
  • Landscaping and community beautification 
  • Grass cutting of all elders homes, community buildings, park, playground, and CMHC housing units  
  • Street lighting  
  • Repairs and maintenance of public buildings  
  • Snow removal  
  • Upkeep of public spaces and grounds 
  • Collection of community household garbage once per week 
  • Maintenance of equipment and operation of the Water Treatment Plant
Capital Planning  
  • Provides assistance in project management services and community development and planning  
  • Assists with community buildings development plan and residential lot development plans
Service Details
Public Comments Tribal Council: Waabnoong Bemjiwang Association of First Nations (WBAFN)  
Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI)  
Robinson-Huron Treaty 
Waste Disposal bin located at the Water Treatment Plant for disposal of appliances, electronics and items not accepted at local garbage dump
Hours Band Office Mon-Thu 8 am-4:30 pm, Fri 9 am-12 noon 
Household garbage pick-up: Sat
Areas Served Magnetawan First Nation
Eligibility Members of Magnetawan First Nation
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Address and Location
Site Location Community is located along Hwy 69 and the Magnetawan River approx 68 km N of Parry Sound
Located In Community Magnetawan First Nation
Address & Map
Administration Building
10 Hwy 529
Britt, ON P0G 1A0
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Intersection Hwy 529 and Trans-Canada Hwy 69
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-383-2477
Fax 705-383-2566
Primary Contact Chris Pitawanakwat, Public Works Supervisor
Alternate Contact Gary Wheatley, Water Treatment Plant Operator; Phone: 705-383-0363
Mailing Address c/o Public Works 
PO Box 15 
Britt, ON P0G 1B0

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