Housing Program Information

Address: Bois Forte Housing 5344 Lakeshore Drive
Nett Lake, MN 55772
Phone: 218-757-3253/          888-833-7337
Fax: 218-757-3254




Mission Statement for Bois Forte Housing Department

It is the mission of the Bois Forte Housing Department to provide decent, safe, sanitary and affordable housing to the Bois Forte members through the elimination of substandard conditions, the provision of adequate rental and home ownership opportunities, supportive services to homeowners, the creation of economic opportunities and ensuring the availability of financing programs sufficient to carry out this mission in a manner which is sensitive to the traditions and culture of the Ojibwe people being served. The housing Division also recognized and supports the Bois Forte Band mission which is "The Bois Forte Band will use available human, natural and financial resources to promote and advance the well-being of its members. The Band, in all its endeavors, will honor the past, nurture the present and prepare for the future by being a wise steward of its resources and by preserving its sovereignty, cultural identity, and heritage. The Band believes that its relationships with its member and to others must be characterized by honesty, integrity and accountability; and that adherence to those values will strengthen the Band, enhance its stature and insure it future."


Useful Forms:Bois Forte Housing

Housing Staff Contact Information

Bois Forte Housing Application

Maintenance Service Request

Snow Plowing

Crime Stoppers

Tenant Damage Billing Procedure

Tenant Damage List of Charges

Tenant Damage Info Sheet - Tax Credit

Tenant Damage Info Sheet - Low Rent

Unit Transfer Procedure

Release of Info/ Privacy Act Notice


For more information please visit:





Employee Name Title Phone Ext Email

Theresa M. Morrison

Housing Director



Ellen Little Housing Office Manager 218-757-3261 232 Email


Admissions & Occupancy Coordinator




Jennalee Porter

Administrative Clerk