Roseau River Anishinaabe First Nation Waste Transfer Station

The project includes the construction of a new community waste transfer station. The waste transfer station will be a fenced 110m x 95m granular pad with an elevated waste drop-off platform and waste bins, Bins for household recycling, bunkers for household white goods, tires, furniture and containers to collect hazardous waste, E-waste, batteries and other recyclables as the program in the community develops.


During the planning and design phase, a topographic site survey along with a geotechnical investigation were undertaken. During the construction phase, equipment in operation to construct the facility will consist of standard earth moving trucks/equipment for grading and retaining wall installation.
The following is a summary of site works items associated with the construction of the new

  • General site grading (cutting/filling);
  • Construction of a 110m x 95 m granular site pad;
  • Construction of 250m of granular access road off provincial road 201
  • Installation of a trailer and other site structures such as hazardous waste and e-waste storage containers;
  • Forming and shaping of drainage swales and ditches; and
  • Construction of a steel retaining wall.
  • Concrete pad construction
  • Garage wood frame superstructure
  • Perimeter chain link fencing


Latest update

April 20, 2023 – 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 - April 20, 2023
1 Public Comment Period on Intent to Make a Determination - July 6, 2022


Tebesi Mosala
Indigenous Services Canada
Tebesi Mosala, Senior Environmental Specialist
200-365 Hargrave Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 4H4
Telephone: 204-984-0711
Fax: 204-983-2936

  • Location

    • Roseau River Anishinaabe First Nation (Manitoba)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Waste Management
  • Assessment Status

  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    Roseau River Anishinaabe First Nation
  • Authorities

    • Indigenous Services Canada
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


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...within 200 kilometres
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