Tribal Programs



The Development and Housing Commission engages in community development activities and housing activities; their primary purpose being to improve the physical, economic and social environment of the reservation.


Tribal Historic Preservation Officers (THPOs) have the responsibilities of tribal preservation on our reservation by advising and working with local and federal agencies to protect our cultural resources.


Our mission is to protect, monitor, restore, and regulate natural resources by honoring and protecting all life, land, and traditions.

Economic Development

Fort Independence has owns and operates the largest fuel depot in the Eastern Sierras. Along with a 1,500 sqft gaming casino, the tribe also provides a large convenience store and campground with RV hook-ups.


Our tribe has developed an agency to monitor and govern our water supply.