News and Press Releases

  • Public Works | Mon Aug 31st, 2015 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Snow removal equipment operators from around the state will gather in Great Falls September 2-3, 2015, for the 26th Annual Snow Rodeo.  Participants will receive classroom instruction on snow removal equipment applications on Wednesday, September 2, and compete for top honors in the Snow Rodeo competition on Thursday, September 3. There are four competitions including: snowplow, front-end loader, backhoe, and motor grader. The public is encouraged to attend.  There is no admission fee for spectators.

  • Public Works | Wed Aug 26th, 2015 | full story

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  • Public Works | Thu Aug 20th, 2015 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE
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  • Public Works | Mon Aug 17th, 2015 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

     

    DATE:  August 14, 2015
    CONTACT: Mark Doney, Civil Engineer – 406-771-1258

  • Public Works | Fri Jul 24th, 2015 | full story

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  • Public Works | Fri Jul 17th, 2015 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The City of Great Falls has a contract with Classic Protective Coatings, Inc, to install structural improvements, sandblast the interior and exterior of the water tower, and to apply a new coating system over the interior and exterior of the tower.  It is anticipated that the water tower will be out of service between July 20 and November 7, 2015 while the work is being completed. 

  • Public Works | Thu Jul 9th, 2015 | full story

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  • Public Works | Mon Jul 6th, 2015 | full story

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  • Public Works | Mon Jun 15th, 2015 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The water restriction for those residents and businesses located  west and north Missouri River has now ended. The contractor was able to complete Phase 1  on Sunday, which connected the new main to the existing water main at Oddfellows Park and Broadwater Bay. After connecting, the water reservoir was allowed to fill and as of this morning the water reservoir was at 8.75 feet. The City appreciates everyone’s patience and cooperation during the water restriction.

  • Public Works | Thu Jun 11th, 2015 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Residents and businesses located west and north of the Missouri River are asked to continue to not irrigate their yards through the weekend - Saturday and Sunday, June 13 and 14, in an attempt to improve water levels due to a water main replacement project. The contractor ran into unexpected complications on Thursday and crews will be working over the weekend to complete Phase 1 of the project.

  • Public Works | Wed Jun 10th, 2015 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    DATE: June 10, 2015
    CONTACT:Jim Young, Senior Civil Engineer - 406-771-1258
     

  • Public Works | Tue Jun 9th, 2015 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Residents located west and north of the Missouri River are asked to discontinue irrigating their yards through Friday, June 12, in an attempt to improve water levels due to a water main replacement project. Impacted neighborhoods include: Valleyview, Riverview, Historic West Side (which includes the lower Sun River area), West Hill, Grande Vista, Fox Farm, Country Club, Montana Addition, Belview Palisades & Black Eagle.

  • Public Works | Mon Jun 8th, 2015 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Residents located west and north of the Missouri River (Neighborhood Council Districts 1, 2, 3, & Black Eagle) are being asked to discontinue irrigating their yards today through Friday, June 12, in an attempt to improve water levels. Water levels have dropped to a critical level due to a major water main replacement project located between Oddfellows Park and Broadwater Bay Boat Ramp, which have been impacted by rain and extreme temperatures.

  • Public Works | Thu Jun 4th, 2015 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Residents located west and north of the Missouri River (homes located in Neighborhood Council Districts 1, 2, 3, & Black Eagle) are being asked to continue to limit water usage, specifically in regards to watering and irrigating their yards. Those with addresses ending with an odd number are being asked to water their lawns on odd calendar days and those ending with an even number are being asked to water on even calendar days.  The water restriction is in place through Friday, June 12 and is due to a water main replacement project.

  • Public Works | Thu May 21st, 2015 | full story
    City Street Sweepers

    Street Sweeping Schedule Week of May 26, 2015

  • Public Works | Fri May 15th, 2015 | full story
    City Street Sweepers

    Street Sweeping Schedule May 18-22, 2015

  • Public Works | Thu May 14th, 2015 | full story

    Road Closure:  33rd Street South from 15th to 17th Avenue South

  • Public Works | Wed May 13th, 2015 | full story

    33RD STREET SOUTH ROAD CLOSURE
    (FROM 15TH AVENUE SOUTH TO 17TH AVENUE SOUTH)

               

  • Public Works | Mon May 11th, 2015 | full story
    Residents West and North of the River are asked limit water usage.

    Residents west and north of the Missouri River (homes located in Neighborhood Council Districts 1, 2, 3, & Black Eagle) are asked to limit water usage, specifically in regards to watering/irrigating yards due to replacement of the City's largest water main which feeds homes/businesses on that side of the river.

  • Public Works | Fri May 8th, 2015 | full story
    City Street Sweeper

    Street Sweeping Schedule May 11-15, 2015

  • Public Works | Mon May 4th, 2015 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

     

    DATE:  May 4, 2015
    CONTACT: Richard Johnson, 406-771-1258
    Civil Engineer

  • Public Works | Thu Apr 30th, 2015 | full story
    City Street Sweepers

    Please remove your vehicles from the area being swept from 8 a.m to 4 p.m. on the scheduled day. Street Sweeping Schedule for the week of May 4 - 8, 2015.

  • Public Works | Fri Apr 24th, 2015 | full story
    City Street Sweeper

    Please remove your vehicles from the area being sweeped from 8 a.m to 4 p.m. on the scheduled day. Street Sweeping Schedule for the week of April 27 - May 1, 2015

  • Public Works | Thu Apr 23rd, 2015 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE
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  • Public Works | Tue Apr 21st, 2015 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE