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Magnetawan First Nation


 

Notice of Acceptance of Environmental Assessment

and Issuance of Environmental Permit


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Notice of Enactment of Land Laws


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Environmental Permit


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Notice Package Regarding HIWLP Transmission Line


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Tim Horton's Career Opportunity





 

Henvey Inlet Wind Farm - Transmission Line


The following documents are for MFN Member's to review and comment.

 

Magnetawan First Nation Reserve Land Overview – Determination of Environmental Effects

Environmental Review Report

Volume B - HIW Transmission Line Final Environmental Review Report

Volume B - HIW Transmission Line Final Environmental Review Report - Addendum # 1

Appendix A: Transmission Line Screening Checklist

Appendix B1: Route A Transmission Line EcoLog Eris Report

Appendix B2: Route B Transmission Line EcoLog Eris Report

Appendix B3: Route A Transmission Line Terrestrial Environmental Baseline Report

Appendix B4: Route B Transmission Line Terrestrial Environmental Baseline Report_Part 1

Appendix B4: Route B Transmission Line Terrestrial Environmental Baseline Report_Part 2

Appendix B5: Route A Waterbodies, Fish Habitat and Aquatic Ecosystems Environmental Baseline Report

Appendix B6: Route B Waterbodies, Fish Habitat and Aquatic Ecosystems Environmental Baseline Report

Appendix B7: Route A Stage 1 Archaeological Assessment Report

Appendix B8: Route B Stage 1 Archaeological Assessment Report

Appendix B9: Route A Cultural Heritage Assessment Report

Appendix B10: Route B Cultural Heritage Assessment Report

Appendix C1: Stakeholder Contact List

Appendix C2: Comments and Questions Received

Appendix C3: Notices and Cover Letters

Appendix C4: Public Information Centre Materials


 

Chiefs Announcement - Election Appeal


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Election Results 2017

 

Note: Newly Elected Chief & Council assume positions on April 27, 2017

 




MFN Citizens Update & Chiefs Report 2017

 

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Magnetawan First Nation Leadership

Chief:                Lloyd Myke
Councillor 1:       Samantha Noganosh
Councillor 2:       William Diabo

Population

On-Reserve Population: 100 Residents (2015)
285 Registered Members (Citizens)

Land Base: 4714.7 hectares.

Languages

Mother Tongue: First Nation Ojibway
Language commonly spoken English

Affiliations

Assembly of First Nations
The Assembly of First Nations (AFN) is the national organization representing First Nations citizens in Canada.


Chiefs of Ontario
The Chiefs of Ontario is a coordinating body of 133 First Nation communities located within the boundaries of the Province of Ontario. The main objective of the Chiefs of Ontario office is to facilitate the discussion, planning, implementation and evaluation of all local, regional and national matters affecting th First Nations people of Ontario.

 

Union of Ontario Indians
The Union of Ontario Indians is a political advocate of 42 member First Nations across Ontario. The Union of Ontario Indians is the oldest political organization in Ontario and can trace its roots back to the Confederacy of Three Fires, which existed long before European contact.

 

Robinson-Huron Region Chiefs

Provincial Electoral Ridings
Parry Sound/Muskoka

Historical Notes

The Magnetawan First Nation  is within the boundaries of the territory described by the Robinson-Huron Treaty of 1850, as signed by Chief Pamiquonaishkung. The First Nation was first surveyed in 1853 and confirmed by Order-in-Council in January of 1853. In 1907, an additional tract of land in the Township of Wallbridge was added to the reserve to compensate for an error made in the 1853 survey.

Industries

The First Nation Administration Office accounts for half of the labour force (administration), and the remainder is concentrated in construction and non-government service industries. We now have Shwe Miikaan Corporation partnered with Henvey Inlet and Shawanaga is developing and providing labor opportunities and capacity building in the construction of the Hwy 69 / 400 expansion.

Namme Gnediwan Gas Station & Convenient Store and Tim Horton's

Combined provides employment from 25-30 people.

 

Educational Facilities

None on First Nation
Elementary – Britt Elementary School
Secondary – Parry Sound High School

Communities Services and Facilities

Magnetawan First Nation Store & Gas Bar
Van Transportation to Parry Sound
School Busing to Parry Sound and Britt

Communications

Telephone – Bell Canada
Television – Satellite Service
911 Services - OPP
Radio – Parry Sound/Sudbury
Newspapers – Purchased at Namme Gnediwan Gas Station & Convenience Store (Toronto & Parry Sound Papers)

Utilities

Water – First Nation Water and Waste Treatment Plant
Other Waste – Waste Disposal Site
Energy/Electricity – Ontario Hydro


Fire Protection

Britt and Area Fire Department