Black Lake has numerous on-going developments occurring in and around their community. There is a $9 million health facility being constructed on the Chicken Indian Reserve #224 and is scheduled to be completed by January 2000.
There is also on-going construction of a 190 kilometre seasonal road from Points North to Black Lake.
The Health Board of Black Lake have had a Day Care Centre built and staff were trained in Prince Albert. The official opening took place in February 1999.