Bois Forte Government Community Center


Location: Nett Lake, MN

Architect: David Cihasky (while employed by another firm)

Project Size: 48,000 SF

David Cihasky worked with the Bois Forte Band of Chippewa members and community to help create and design the largest construction project in the Tribal Government’s history. The new facility includes many environmentally friendly features including 100 solar panels to gather energy year-round. This center is a great collaboration of the Bois Forte Band culture and their environment that builds on the past and will carry them in the future.