Ahtahkakoop Cree Nation Water Treatment Plant

The existing water treatment plant has reached the end of its life span. Project is for the new construction of a 614m2 reservoir with a treated water storage capacity of approximately 1,750,000 million liters. The water treatment plant structure on top of the concrete reservoir will be of a timber frame construction with a metal room and a brick finish. Treatment equipment will be a Delco Biofiltration/R.O system. The water treatment plant will come with a backup power generator, distribution pumps, truck fill pumps, and two standby fire flow pumps.Two new raw water wells will be constructed to supply the raw water required for the project, including a raw water supply main to the building.New distribution mains will be installed to connecting the existing water distribution system to new water treatment plant.The existing water treatment facility will be decommissioned, disconnected and turned into a storage facility.Live span for the new facility is anticipated to be 30 years.

Latest update

November 4, 2020 - Indigenous Services Canada issued its notice of determination https://iaac-aeic.gc.ca/050/evaluations/document/136602 and determined that the project is not likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects.


Key documents

Key documents
Document Number Document Title File Date
2 Notice of Determination for Ahtahkakoop Cree Nation Water Treatment Plant - November 4, 2020
1 Public Comment Period on Intent to Make a Determination - October 2, 2020


Indigenous Services Canada
Alvin Hamilton Building, 1783 Hamilton Street
Regina, Saskatchewan S4P 2B6
Telephone: 306-581-3134
Email: isc-skenv@sac-isc.gc.ca

  • Location

    • Ahtahkakoop IR 104 (Saskatchewan)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Water Management
  • Assessment Status

  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    Ahtahkakoop Cree Nation
  • Authorities

    • Indigenous Services Canada
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


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