Star Blanket Water Treatment Plant Upgrades

The Proposed Project

Design and construct a new water treatment plant for Star Blanket First Nation to be located on S10 TP23 R11 W2M. The new plant will include concrete reservoir with a capacity of 420,000 liters, one new well with pump and raw water supply line, bio-filter pre-treatment, membrane final treatment and distribution pumping. The plant will provide 2.0 lps of treated water. The buiding size is approximately 500 m2. The new building is located just north west of the old water plant in the main core area. New three phase power line approximately 5.2 km in length. Project activities include: Design - surveying, site Preparation - stripping of top soil, Construction - Normal construction activities such as excavation, Demolition - The old plant will be demolished and disposed of, operation - Use of treatment chemicals. The life span is expected to be 50 to 100 years.

Latest update

November 19, 2020 - Indigenous Services Canada issued its notice of determination 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 Star Blanket Water Treatment Plant Upgrades - November 19, 2020
1 Public Comment Period on Intent to Make a Determination - October 15, 2020


Indigenous Services Canada
Alvin Hamilton Building, 1783 Hamilton Street
Regina, Saskatchewan S4P 2B6
Telephone: 306-581-3134

  • Location

    • Star Blanket First Nation (Saskatchewan)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Waste Management
  • Assessment Status

  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    Star Blanket First Nation
  • Authorities

    • Indigenous Services Canada
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


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Nearby assessments

...within 200 kilometres
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