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Taykwa Tagamou Nation

Economic Development

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Description
Responsible for stimulating local economy and developing economic initiatives and opportunities for the community
  • Provides information, training and educational workshops to enhance employability skills
  • Responsible for development of plans for the use of traditional lands for community members
  • Works to access funding for band-owned business ventures
  • Provides coaching in areas such as business plan development and assistance in obtaining financial support for people wanting to start own business
  • Maintains local business directory
Works in different areas of partnerships with the following parties:
  • DeBeers Canada on the Victor Diamond Mine (Impact Benefits Agreement IBA)
  • Ontario Power on the Lower Mattagami projects (IBA)
  • Detour Gold on the Detour Gold Mine project (IBA)
  • Canada Nickel (Memorandum of Understanding MOU)
Provides economic expertise to local business initiatives including:
  • Amisk Construction
  • Apitisawin
  • Coral Rapids Power
  • Island Falls Forestry
  • New Post Constructors
  • Pahquataskkahmekook
Comments
Coral Rapids Power entered into a Partnership with Ontario Power Generation Inc for the purpose of planning, constructing and operating an approx 25 MW run of the river hydroelectric generation facility on New Post Creek, named Peter Sutherland Sr Generating Station and opened Aug 24, 2017; partnership has resulted in more than $50 million in contracts for TTN businesses and about 50 TTN members worked on the project
Hours of Operation
Mon
0900 - 1630
Tue
0900 - 1630
Wed
0900 - 1630
Thu
0900 - 1630
Fri
0900 - 1630

Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm
Eligibility
Members of Taykwa Tagamou Nation
Application Process
Call for information
Fees
None
Documents Required
No documents required
Accessibility
Not Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Topic(s)
Social Media
Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
May 3, 2021