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Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe

Home Repair and Maintenance

Department of Public Works Compound

16095 60th Ave NW, Cass Lake, MN, 56633

(218) 335-3785


Service Details


Provides minor indoor and/or outdoor home repair and maintenance or handyman work to help keep homes safe.

Additional Information

The Community Services Program is an emergency home repair program that provides emergency home repairs to Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe enrollees.

If there is a risk to the health and safety of a constituent, the request will be deemed an emergency and addressed as quickly as possible. This program also provides services to other divisions within the Leech Lake Reservation.

Services Provided:
* Electrical Services - No electricity, meter loops, interior wiring, outlets, panel pox, fuses, & breakers.
* Carpentry Services - Door, window, roof, and flooring replacements, installation of handicap ramps, bathrooms and grab bars.
* Plumbing Services - No water, hot water heaters, tank & toilet replacement, broken water lines, plugged toilets, septic system that is plugged out to clean out, pressure tanks and repairs or replacement of sump pumps.
* Heating Services - No heat, troubleshooting, emergency replacement of furnaces. (Must utilize Energy Assistance Program (EAP) funds first, as they are a last resort.)


  • Area Served by County
    • Beltrami County 
    • Cass County 
    • Hubbard County 
    • Itasca County 
  • Payment
    • Free / no cost to eligible clients 
  • Specialization
    • Native American Community 


* Leech Lake Band Members who own their own home
* Must live on or near the Leech Lake Reservation
* Priority given to Elders, Veterans and Disabled Band Members 55 and older

Application Instructions

Fill out an application and return it to the office.


* $35 one-time minimum service charge for a service call
* Fees based on applicants income (chart can be found online)
* No charge for elders 55 years of age and older

Method of Payment:
* Cash
* Check
* Money Order
* Payroll deduction (if applicant is an employee of the Reservation)

Business Hours

8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday - Friday

Area Served

Beltrami, Cass, Hubbard and Itasca Counties
Emergency Home Repair for Leech Lake Reservation and 20 mile radius of the exterior boundaries.


Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (218) 335-3712
Alternate (218) 335-3785
Toll Free (800) 442-3909

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