The $16-million state-of-the-art water and sewage treatment plants and lagoon, which replaced individual wells and septic fields.
Experts say drinking water coming out of the Fisher River plant is purer than Winnipeg’s. Future plans include bottling the water for homes too remote to be hooked up to water pipes.
The new sewage plant has an innovative system for removing phosphorus from waste water to protect nearby Lake Winnipeg.
Fisher River Cree Nation is a community in which our history, language, traditions, and culture are paramount to who we are as a people. We will protect and maintain the spirit and intent of the treaties and our inherent rights. Fisher River will be a self-sustaining progressive community with a strong and accountable government. We will provide an environment where all people are healthy, safe, and respected.