$14 million White Earth Tribal Administration building opens
The White Earth Reservation Tribal Council hosted a grand opening of the newly completed $14 million Tribal Administration Building on Friday, Oct. 17.
This state-of-the-art building, located southwest of the White Earth Health Center, now houses many tribal programs that where previously located throughout the reservation.
Some of the programs in the building include finance, public safety, tribal court, tribal council, education, Indian Child Welfare, human resources, enrollments, tribal newspaper, and more.
Groundbreaking -- May 10, 2007
235 rooms/105 offices
19,958 cubic yards of excavation
4,500 cubic yards of concrete
120 tons of reinforcing steel
25,500 12-inch masonry blocks (6.53 miles)
168 tons of wall stone
317 tons of structural steel and bar
8,705 square feet of glass
82,500 pounds of crushed marble for terrazzo flooring
280,000 square feet of sheetrock
40 tons of ductwork
40 miles of data cable