Contact Us

(218)-335-4160 Phone
(888) 321-8517 Toll-free
(218) 335-6485 Fax

Mailing Address for
all sites

190 Sailstar Drive NW
Cass Lake, MN 56633

Cass Lake Headquarters
6250 152nd St NW
Cass Lake, MN 56633

Office Hours

Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

See Transfer Station Sites for individual station hours.

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Solid Waste

solid Waste LogoLeech Lake Solid Waste provides the use of transfer stations throughout the reservation.

Leech Lake Solid Waste provides Residential Curbside garbage pick-up and is available to both Leech Lake Band Members and all other non-band members, living within 15 miles of the reservation boundary. There is a fee for curbside pick up. The fee is waived for Elders and handicapped band members.

Non-band members who are Cass County residents are allowed to drop off at the main transfer station in Cass Lake, with the purchase of a County Punchcard (available at Teals).

We also provide Roll off bin service for Demo and Mixed Solid Waste, Recycling drop off & Dumpster bin rental and tip up.

Acceptable Drop Off Unacceptable Drop Off
  • Household Hazardous Waste (HHW)
  • Household Garbage
  • Tires
  • Appliances
  • Scrap Metal
  • Used Motor Oil
  • Batteries and E-Waste
  • Furniture
  • Mixed Solid Wastes
  • #1 & #2 plastics
  • Aluminum
  • Tin
  • Glass
  • Paper
  • Corrugated Cardboard
  • Construction Waste
  • Concrete
  • Asphalt
  • Yard Waste
  • Ashes
  • Medical Waste
  • Needles
  • Explosives
  • Styrofoam

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Transfer Station Sites

Site Hours Location
Ball Club Tues. - Sat.
8am - 4:30pm
From Ball Club, go 2 miles North on Hwy 39 to Whispering Pines Road, turn left and follow to station.
Bena Tues. - Sat.
8am - 4:30pm
From Hwy 2 in Bena go South on County Road 8 one (1) mile. Take a Left at the Radio Tower Road and follow to station.
Cass Lake Mon.- Fri.
7am - 5:30pm
Saturday
8am - 4:30pm
6250 152nd St. NW, Cass Lake, MN 56633
From intersection of Hwy 2 and 371 in Cass Lake. Go 2 miles South of Cass Lake on Hwy 371 then left on County Road 146/ 152nd St NW and follow to station..
Inger Tues. - Sat.
8am - 4:30pm
From Highway 2, take Highway 46 North of Deer River/Ball Club. Turn right on County Road 35, then turn on the first right after crossing the Inger Bridge and follow BIA Road 12 to station.
Onigum Tues. - Sat.
8am-4:30pm
From Hwy 200, East of Northern Lights Casino, take Onigum Road North until you pass the Onigum Community Center then take a Right at Cedar Point Road, follow to station.

Service Procedure & Fees

To receive curbside trash removal service you must pay the fee and complete the Application For Service.

Fees Curbside Pick-up Transfer Station Recycling
Leech Lake Band Member $20.00 month
Fill out application
and we bill you
Free
with proof of enrollment
Free
Non-band Member $20.00 month
Fill out application and we bill you
$3.00 bag - must
purchase a $12.00 punch card from Teals
Free
Elder & Handicap Free Free Free

Documents Requested

  • Proof of Enrollment - Band Members - Free Transfer Station Service
  • Punch card - Non-band Members - Transfer Station Service
  • Application For Service Form - For Curbside Pick-up
  • Payroll Deduction From - Leech Lake Band Employees

Method of Payment

Check or Money Order ONLY

Curbsite Pick-up Route Schedule

Day 1 is usually Monday, the days may change with holiday schedules, inclement weather, etc. Please come back to see any notice of those changes.

Curbside Pick-up Day 1
Beaulieu Ville 9:00 a.m.   Palace Drive 10:00 a.m.
Sugar Bush 9:15 a.m.   Mac Flats 10:15 a.m.
Buck Lake 9:20 a.m.   Thunder in Sky 10:20 a.m.
Littler's Road 9:25 a.m.   Tooterville 10:25 a.m.
Plantation 9:30 a.m.   Strawberry Field 10:30 a.m.
Quill 9:40 a.m.   Allen's Bay 10:45 a.m.
Porcupine 9:45 a.m.   Wilkinson 12:00 p.m.
Mission 9:50 a.m.   Oak Point 12:30 p.m.

Curbside Pick-up Day 2
Wildwood (Tract 34) 9:00 a.m.
Moccasin Flats (Tract 33) 9:30 a.m.
Elders Place  
Heritage Manor  
Northwood Apts  
Fox Creek 11:00 a.m.
Prescott 11:30 a.m.

Curbside Pick-up Day 3
Breezy Point 9:00 a.m.   Boy Lake 11:00 a.m.
Old Agency 9:30 a.m.   Sugar Point 11:30 a.m.
Midway 9:35 a.m.   Bena - South 12:00 p.m.
Onigum 9:45 a.m.   Bena 12:10 p.m.
Smokey Point 10:10 a.m.   Old Housing 12:20 p.m.
Whipholt 10:20 a.m.   Portage Lake 12:40 p.m.
Kego Lake 10:40 a.m.      

Curbside Pick-up Day 4
Pennington 9:00 a.m.
Deer River 9:30 a.m.
Ball Club 9:45 a.m.
Jackson Village 10:45 a.m.
S Lake 11:00 a.m.
Sugar Bush 11:20 a.m.
Inger 11:45 a.m.