Wahnapitae First Nation - Landfill Closure and Waste Transfer Station Construction

Wahnapitae First Nation is proposing a Landfill Closure and Waste Transfer Station Construction Project at their community. The proposed physical activities for the project will include: (minimal) site clearing; grading; landfill closure; construction of the waste transfer station operational gravel pad; placement of containers and bunker areas for different waste streams; construction of concrete foundation for an equipment storage building; and construction of drainage swales and ditches.

Latest update

August 14, 2023 – Indigenous Services Canada intends to make a determination regarding whether the carrying out of the project is likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects. To help inform this determination, Indigenous Services Canada is inviting public comments until September 14, 2023 respecting the determination.


Key documents

Key documents
Document Number Document Title File Date
1 Public Comments Invited - August 14, 2023


Indigenous Services Canada
Ricky Chiu, Environment Officer
7th Floor
655 Bay Street
Toronto, Ontario M5G 2K4
Telephone: 647-327-7603
Email: rickywaikei.chiu@sac-isc.gc.ca

  • Location

    • Wahnapitae First Nation (Ontario)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Waste Management
  • Assessment Status

    In progress
  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    Wahnapitae First Nation
  • Authorities

    • Indigenous Services Canada
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


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