News and Press Releases

  • Park and Recreation | Thu Jul 21st, 2016 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    ZOOTOPIA

    Park and Recreation presents the movie Zootopia, Saturday, July 23.  Movie will begin at dusk in Gibson Park and is free to the public. 

  • Park and Recreation | Tue Jul 19th, 2016 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The 82nd Annual Pet and Doll Parade will be held July 28th at 7 p.m.  This year's theme is "Minions on Parade".  The event is FREE to children of all ages and fun for the entire family.  Registration forms are available at the Park & Recreation Office, Community Recreation Center, Natatorium Pool, Electric City Water Park, and Jaycee and Water Tower Pools. 

  • Public Works | Wed Jul 13th, 2016 | full story

    Road Closure:  10th Avenue North between 52nd and 57th Street North

  • Community | Tue Jul 12th, 2016 | full story
    Reading together in the Library

    Summer's heating up!  Check out the cool activities at the Great Falls Public Library in August.

  • Animal Shelter | Tue Jul 12th, 2016 | full story
    Cat & Dog in a Luau Theme

    Hula your way over to the Great Falls Animal Shelter to meet your new best canine or feline friend. Starting today, Tuesday, July 12, through Saturday, July 30, all Shelter pets (dogs and cats) that are 6 months and older can be adopted for half price! Dogs can be adopted for $70 and cats for $25.

  • Public Works | Tue Jul 12th, 2016 | full story

    West Bank Park Trail Closures

  • Park and Recreation | Fri Jul 8th, 2016 | full story
    Planting a pine tree as part of a park project

    Residents are encouraged to attend to hear an overview of the Kranz Park project and to provide input on the Master Plan.  The meeting will be held at 7 p.m. on July 14.

  • Neighborhood Councils | Wed Jul 6th, 2016 | full story
    Neighborhood Watch

    Neighborhood Council #6 will host the presentation "Gangs In Great Falls" on July 13, at 7:00 pm.

  • Park and Recreation | Fri Jul 1st, 2016 | full story
    Jolly Jumpers at a previous Lions Family FunFest

    The 8th Annual Lions Family FunFest is Saturday, July 9, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Lions Park.

  • Animal Shelter | Thu Jun 30th, 2016 | full story
    Rescued Dog in a Scarf and Sunglasses

    While the 4th of July holiday can be fun and exciting for many of us, it can be stressful and scary for our pets.

  • Park and Recreation | Fri Jun 24th, 2016 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    PRESS RELEASE

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    Neighborhood Pools Open Saturday, June 25th

  • Fire | Fri Jun 24th, 2016 | full story
    Fireworks

    GREAT FALLS, Montana – Many families enjoy the 4th of July holiday with firework displays at their own home. While they may be exciting and fun, they can also be dangerous, causing serious burns and injuries. Great Falls Fire Rescue wants to remind those setting off fireworks over the holiday to take the necessary steps and precautions to keep themselves and others safe.  Always be aware of the risks of accidents, personal injury and fires associated with the use of fireworks.

  • Public Works | Fri Jun 24th, 2016 | full story
  • Fiscal Services | Thu Jun 23rd, 2016 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana 2017 Proposed Budget Cover

    Learn more about the proposed Fiscal Year 2017 Budget.

  • The Mansfield Center for the Performing Arts | Mon Jun 20th, 2016 | full story
    Meeting Agenda Picture

    The Mansfield Center for the Performing Arts Advisory Board has elected to add a meeting before taking a summer hiatus.

  • City Manager | Mon Jun 20th, 2016 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    City of Great Falls offices including the Animal Shelter will be closed on Monday, July 4, in observance of the Independence Day Holiday.  The Community Recreation Center and Animal Shelter will also be closed on the 4th of July. There will be no changes to the residential or commercial sanitation collection schedule.

  • Community | Mon Jun 20th, 2016 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The 4th of July holiday is just around the corner. The City wants to remind residents about the local rules and regulations pertaining to the selling and discharging of fireworks. The selling and discharging of fireworks within the incorporated limits of Great Falls can only take place on July 2, July 3 and July 4 from 8 am to midnight. As a reminder, stick rockets, bottle rockets and roman candles are not allowed in Montana (per State Law).

  • Animal Shelter | Wed Jun 15th, 2016 | full story
    Adopt a Shelter Cat Month Flyer

    The Great Falls Animal Shelter is celebrating Adopt a Shelter Cat Month and in recognition of this, all Shelter cats (6 months and older) can be adopted for $25 during the rest of the month of June.

  • Park and Recreation | Wed Jun 8th, 2016 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    LAST CHANCE TO PURCHASE THE PREMIER CARD

  • Community | Tue Jun 7th, 2016 | full story
    Bookmobile

    Summer is a great time to read!  Check out the Bookmobile's summer schedule and July's events at the Great Falls Public Library.

  • Park and Recreation | Tue Jun 7th, 2016 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Electric City Water Park Opens June 10

    The Electric City Water Park opens for the season Friday, June 10, 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.  

  • Public Works | Wed Jun 1st, 2016 | full story
  • The Mansfield Center for the Performing Arts | Thu May 26th, 2016 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Starting on Monday, June 20, The Mansfield Box Office will begin their Summer Hours of Operation. Summer Hours will be Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.  Tickets can be purchased in person or over the phone at 406-455-8514 during these hours. Tickets may also be purchased online, 24-hours a day, seven days a week at https://ticketing.greatfallsmt.net. 

  • Community | Thu May 26th, 2016 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    There's a lot happening this summer at the Great Falls Public Library!

  • Neighborhood Councils | Wed May 25th, 2016 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Neighborhood Council #6 is hosting their 3rd Annual Ice Cream Social on Wednesday, June 8, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. in Verde Park (1700 Upper River Road). The event is sponsored by Meadow Gold Dairy and Pepsi. The Ice Cream Social is free and open to the public. Council members will be serving ice cream and root beer floats. Neighborhood Council #6 encompasses the area south of 10th Avenue South from River Drive South to 20th Street South.