Please Note: Services may be impacted in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus).
Please contact any service prior to visiting in person to receive up to date information on changes to their availability (e.g. hours of operation etc.)
Batchewana First Nation
Operations and Maintenance
Search Agency Service

Oversees the operations and maintenance of community infrastructure and related services
  • Provides public works services to the 4 reserves of Batchewana First Nation (Goulais Bay Reserve, Rankin Reserve, Obadjiwan Reserve and Whitefish Island Reserve) through varied arrangements
Performs a variety of tasks and maintenance operations including:
  • Road maintenance
  • Landscaping and community beautification
  • Brushing services
  • Street lighting
  • Repairs and upkeep of community buildings and residential homes
  • Snow removal
  • Upkeep of public spaces and grounds
  • Management and rental of Old Hall and Goulais Complex
Capital Planning
  • Provides assistance in project management services and community development and planning
  • Assists with subdivision development plan and residential lot development plans
Additional services:
  • Curbside garbage collection is provided on all 4 reserves by private contractors
  • Coordinates a curbside blue box recycling program on Rankin Reserve
  • Cemetery upkeep is done through community volunteers
  • Water and sewer in Goulais Bay and Obadjiwan are through private wells and septic fields
  • Water and sewer in Rankin Reserve is connected to the city system of Sault Ste Marie
Hours of Operation
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm Sep-Jun Mon-Fri 8 am-12 noon, 12:30 pm-4:15 pm * Fri 8 am-12 noon Jul-Aug
Members of Batchewana First Nation
Application Process
Call for information
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Social Media
Agency Information
211 Ontario North
Last Updated On
November 5, 2019

New Search
Suggest Update