The Elders Lodge at Aroland First Nation

Aroland First Nation is proposing to build an Elder Lodge on developed land located within Aroland First Nation reserve land.  The project proposes to be a single storey, wood frame structure covering a total of 2,133 m2. The entire project area is 11,025 m2.

Project works include:

  • Grubbing: 11,025 m2
  • Clearing of vegetation: 0 m2
  • Topsoil stripping: 3,070 m2
  • Excavation: 3,540 m3
  • Foundation backfill and grading: 755 m3
  • Space devoted to parking lots and sidewalks: 935 m2


The project will not include vegetation clearing or any works in or near water. Proposed building site and conceptual design is subject to change according to the results of technical field surveys/investigations as well as the detailed engineering process. Technical field surveys/investigations include, but are not limited to, topographic survey, geotechnical investigation, and environmental site assessment(s).


This map is for illustrative purposes. The markers represent the approximate locations based on available data. More than one marker may be identified for a given assessment.

Latest update

End of Public Comment Period

2022-10-24 – The public comment period on the project is closed. Infrastructure Canada is considering comments received to help inform its determination on whether the carrying out of the project is likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects.



Environmental Assessment and Indigenous Consultation - Ontario
Infrastructure Canada
180 Kent Street
Ottawa, Ontario K1P 0B6

  • Location

    • Aroland Elder's Lodge (Ontario)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Building and Property Development
  • Assessment Status

    In progress
  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    Aroland First Nation
  • Authorities

    • Infrastructure Canada
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


Nearby assessments

..within 200 kilometres
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