Waste Transfer Station Construction

M'Chigeeng First Nation is located in the Manitoulin District of Ontario. This project includes the construction of a new waste transfer station, located adjacent and directly accessible to Highway 540. The proposed Waste Transfer Station include an Attendant's Facility, roll off bins for wastes, new concrete storage areas for scrap metal, tires, leaf and yard wastes and bulky wastes, alongside a hazardous waste disposal container, as well as electronic waste and used oil storage tanks. The proposed facility will have reinforced concrete pads, and concrete block walls. The selected Waste Transfer Station is designed to accommodate the communities waste needs over the next 30 years.

Latest update

Notice of Determination

February 14, 2024 – Indigenous Services Canada has determined that the proposed M’Chigeeng First Nation - Waste Transfer Station project is not likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects.


Key documents

Key documents
Document Number Document Title File Date
2 Notice of Determination - February 14, 2024
1 Notice of intent to make a determination - October 30, 2023


Indigenous Services Canada - Ontario
Shawn Green, Environment Officer
655 Bay St, Suite 700
Toronto, Ontario M5G 2K4
Telephone: 416-973-1298
Email: shawn.green@canada.ca

  • Location

    • M'Chigeeng (Ontario)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Waste Management
  • Assessment Status

  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    M'Chigeeng 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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