Michipicoten First Nation

Site: Michipicoten Water Treatment Plant

Service: Water Treatment Plant

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Description & Services
Public Comments Not affiliated with a Tribal Council 
Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI) 
Robinson-Superior Treaty
Description (Service)
  • Responsible for the daily operation and related duties of the community Water Treatment Plant 
  • Handles sewage through an individual septic tank and field bed system 
  • Participates in the Ontario First Nations Technical Services Corporation (OFNTSC) Circuit Rider Training Program
Duties and services include but not limited to:  
  • Proper functioning of the distribution system  
  • Carrying out collections system and daily sampling and reporting  
  • Maintenance of high lift station, pump house and community hydrants  
  • Maintenance of related equipment and supplies required for operation of plants
Hours Mon-Thu 8 am-4:30 pm, Fri 8 am-1:30 pm
Areas Served Michipicoten First Nation
Eligibility Members of Michipicoten First Nation
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-856-9672
Fax 705-856-1642
E-Mail watertreatment@michipicoten.com
Website www.michipicoten.com
Primary Contact Chris Buckell, Water Treatment Plant Operator 1; Phone: 705-856-1993 ext 217 * (Cell) 705-542-4496
Alternate Contact Kylie Conway, Water Treatment Plant Operator 2; Phone: 705-856-1993 ext 222; Email: kconway@michipicoten.com
Site Location Reserve is on N shore of Michipicoten Bay in Lake Superior, 24 km SW of Wawa
Located In Community Michipicoten First Nation
Address 107 Hiawatha Dr
Wawa, ON P0S 1K0
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Mailing Address c/o Water Treatment Plant 
PO Box 26 
Site 7, RR 1 
Wawa, ON P0S 1K0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous Services Canada (ISC)