Acadia First Nation Housing Development

The housing development consists of eight housing lots and associated infrastructure.  The development area is approximately 1.15 hectares.

Activities include:

  • Site preparation; vegetation clearing as required.
  • excavation and grubbing of work areas,
  • construction of road and gravel driveways,
  • construction of houses in accordance to current building codes,
  • electrical and municipal hookup, street lighting, emergency water services,
  • application of topsoil and replanting, as required
  • implementation of sediment and erosion control measures
  • disposal of waste at an approved facility


Latest update

September 16, 2020 – Indigenous Services Canada issued its notice of determination and determined that the project is not likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects.


Key documents

Key documents
Document Number Document Title File Date
2 Notice of Determination for the Acadia First Nation Housing Development - September 16, 2020
1 Public Comment Period on Intent to Make a Determination - July 9, 2020


Indigenous Services Canada
Indigneous Services Canada
Sarah Gloade, Environment Officer
PO BOX 160
Amherst, Nova Scotia B4H 3Z3
Telephone: 1-800-567-9604
Fax: 902-661-6237

  • Location

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

    • Building and Property Development
  • Assessment Status

  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    Acadia First Nation
  • Authorities

    • Indigenous Services Canada
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


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.


Nearby assessments

...within 200 kilometres
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