Wagmatcook First Nation Elder's Housing Project

 The Proposed Project

Wagmatcook First Nation is proposing to build a 5 building Elder's Project. The project consists of a single story building of approximately 500 sq m which will have kitchen and dining facilities, spiritual and cultural rooms, meeting space and 6 residential rooms. Also included in the project are 4 detached 200 sq m - two unit lodges.  The total project building area is approximately 1300 sq m and construction will include the building and parking areas.  Project activities include clearing and grubbing and the installation of, access driveway/parking, construction of foundations, backfill and grading, utilities and services including water and sewer lines as well as power and communication lines.


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Latest update

Wagmatcook Elder’s Housing Project

Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) and Indigenous Services Canada (ISC) intend 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 CMHC and ISC are inviting public comments https://iaac-aeic.gc.ca/050/evaluations/document/146716?&culture=en-CA until 03/04/2023 respecting that determination. All comments received will be considered public and may be posted online.


Key documents

Key documents
Document Number Document Title File Date
1 Wagmatcook First Nation Elder's Housing Project - March 3, 2023


Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation
Patrick Larocque, Principal Technical Services
700 Montreal Road
Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0P7
Telephone: 807-343-2029
Email: iaa-lei@cmhc-schl.gc.ca

  • Location

    • Wagmatcook First Nation (Nova Scotia)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Building and Property Development
  • Assessment Status

    In progress
  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    Wagmatcook First Nation
  • Authorities

    • Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation
    • Indigenous Services Canada
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


Nearby assessments

..within 200 kilometres
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