Public Works

The public works department has many sub-departments which includes:

  • Water
  • Sanitation (septic)
  • Wastewater
  • Solid Waste (garbage)
  • Roads and Bridges (infrastructure)
  • Community Buildings
  • Plumbing
  • Fire Protection


These areas are all categorized and funded by Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development (AANDC).

All services are provided to residents of Skownan. A New Water Treatment Plant is currently being obtained and funded through AANDC and the project is under the direction of PM Associates, with a tentative date for construction in 2013/2014.


For more information please contact:

Linda Chartrand, Housing Manager/Public Works Assistant

Skownan First Nation

Phone: (204) 628-3373 Ext. 111

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To request service, please contact the public works department to complete a work request order.