Construction of a new primary school in Manawan

The project involves the construction of a primary school with a capacity of 615 students. The project is located on a wooded site of approximately 16,700 square meters, including 2026 square meters of wetlands.

The site will house a new building that will be serviced with a private water, sanitary and storm sewer connection, a bus landing, parking, playgrounds (e.g. play modules, basketball, etc.) and outdoor amenities (e.g. urban furniture, etc.).

The following activities will be carried out: Site preparation (deforestation, excavation and backfilling, etc.), building construction and outdoor amenities (landing, parking lot, playgrounds, etc.).



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

2021-12-02 – Indigenous Services Canada has determined that the proposed Construction of a new primary school in Manawan is not likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects. The determination was based on a consideration of the following factors:

  • Technically and economically feasible mitigation and compensation measures.


Key documents

Key documents
Document Number Document Title File Date
2 Notice of Determination - December 2, 2021


Infrastructure, Environment and Emergency Management Directorate
Marie Clément, Senior Environmental Advisor
320 Saint-Joseph St. East, Suite 400
Québec, Quebec G1K 9J2
Telephone: 418-951-3122

  • Location

    • Manawan (Quebec)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Building and Property Development
  • Assessment Status

  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    Atikamekw Council of Manawan
  • Authorities

    • Indigenous Services Canada
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


Nearby assessments

...within 200 kilometres
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