News and Press Releases

  • Community | Tue Jan 22nd, 2013 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Don't miss Gardens from Garbage - Bucket Composting presentation on Thursday, January 24 at 7 pm at the Library. The program will focus on correct composting techniques and preparing soil. Attendees will learn how to keep their garbage at home and how to make “good dirt."

  • Fiscal Services | Thu Jan 17th, 2013 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Pay your utility bills online here.

  • City Manager | Thu Jan 17th, 2013 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    City offices will be closed on Monday, January 21, in observance of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday.  In addition the Great Falls Public Library and Great Falls Animal Shelter will be closed. There will be no changes to the residential or commercial sanitation collection schedule next week.

  • City Manager | Thu Jan 17th, 2013 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    DATE:  January 17, 2013

    CONTACT: Jennifer Reichelt, Deputy City Manager - 455-8417

  • Community | Wed Jan 16th, 2013 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

  • Park and Recreation | Fri Jan 11th, 2013 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Eagle Falls Golf Club is now open for cross country skiing and snowshoeing.  Hours are Monday – Friday, 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. The course is well marked and goes around the perimeter of the portion of the golf course on the south side of the railroad tracks for approximately ½ to ¾ of a mile. Guests are asked to stay on the marked trails.

  • Park and Recreation | Fri Jan 11th, 2013 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


    DATE:  January 11, 2013

  • Community | Tue Jan 8th, 2013 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Check out what's happening at the Great Falls Public Library this month! From films and kids activities to book discussions and special presentations on Black History month and the middle east - there's something for everyone.

  • City Manager | Thu Dec 20th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    As a reminder City offices will be closing at 3 p.m. on New Year's Eve and closed for business on New Year's Day. City staff wishes everyone a joyous holiday season.

  • Public Works | Wed Dec 19th, 2012 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    DATE:  December 19, 2012

  • Community | Tue Dec 18th, 2012 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

  • Park and Recreation | Mon Dec 17th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    School’s out over the holidays and the Community Recreation Center is offering some fun-filled activities to keep kids busy. “School’s Out Fun Day” is offered to school age children in kindergarten through 6th grade. Register at the Community Recreation Center or call 727-6099.

  • Community | Mon Dec 17th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The Library is presenting a free, four-part series of computer classes on Mondays in January and February from 6– 7:30 p.m.  This Computer Basics series is designed for computer novices. All classes will be held on the second floor of the library. To register call 453-0349.

  • Animal Shelter | Wed Dec 12th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Make the holidays a little brighter by adopting a shelter animal. The Great Falls Animal Shelter is hosting a “Share the Love” Adoption Promotion and Guardian Angel Fundraising Event Friday, December 14, from 12-5 p.m. at Bennett Motors in Downtown Great Falls (26 9th Street South), in the Subaru Showroom.

  • City Commission | Tue Dec 11th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The Commission selected Bob Kelly to fill the Commission seat being vacated by Commissioner Mary Jolley. The Commission will make their formal appointment at the Commission Meeting on December 18. Mr. Kelly will be sworn in at the January 2, Commission Meeting. His appointment will be for one year.

  • Park and Recreation | Mon Dec 10th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Park and Recreation is offering  swim lessons at the Morony Natatorium swimming pool for children from 6 months and older PLUS adult swim lessons.  Classes are held on Saturday mornings beginning January 5th – February 9th. Call 771-1265 for more information.

  • Park and Recreation | Mon Dec 10th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The Community Rec Center and the Nat are offering a “Body Transformation Challenge" starting January 1.  Participants will have access to the Community Recreation Center Fitness area and the Natatorium water exercise programs.  Other benefits include training sessions, nutrition classes, a weekly newsletter, body composition testing and weekly weigh-ins. Learn more here.

  • Planning and Community Development | Mon Dec 10th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The public is invited to the Commission Meeting this evening at 7 p.m. to participate in the CDBG Community Needs Public Hearing. Members of the public are encouraged to offer comments and ideas on community issues that may be addressed with Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and Home Partnership Investment Program (HOME) funds.

  • Community | Fri Dec 7th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    There's a lot happening this month at the Great Falls Public Library.

  • Park and Recreation | Fri Dec 7th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The Park and Recreation Department received a $41,100 River Fund grant to replace the Broadwater Bay Boat Ramp. This project will replace an old section of the boat ramp with a new, push-in concrete slab and ensure uninterrupted, safe boat access for recreationalists.

  • Fire | Fri Dec 7th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Looks like snow is on its way just in time for the Christmas Stroll! A winter weather advisory is in effect from 5 p.m Friday, December 7, through 5 p.m. Saturday, December 8, for elevations below 5,000 feet. Snow accumulations of around 2-5 inches can be expected for lower elevations. Please use caution and safety when driving.

  • Planning and Community Development | Thu Dec 6th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Don't forget to shop locally this holiday season! And to make the holidays just a little brighter, all metered parking is free Monday, December 17 through Monday, December 24. Learn more about holiday downtown parking.

  • Community | Thu Dec 6th, 2012 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

  • Animal Shelter | Tue Dec 4th, 2012 | full story
    Animal Shelter Seeking Holiday Donations

    The Great Falls Animal Shelter Volunteer Program, the Shelter Sidekicks, placed a “Caring Paws for the Cause” giving tree at Petcetra to benefit the animals at the Great Falls Animal Shelter. Items included on the tree are from the Shelter’s wish list. Learn more about participating here.

  • Community | Fri Nov 30th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The Library is hosting a Gadget Petting Zoo on Saturday, December 15 from 12-2 p.m. where patrons can preview a variety of electronic gadgets, including an iPad, iPod, smartphone, laptop, and e-readers. This is a great opportunity to look at all the options out there, before making a purchase. Staff will be available to answer questions and offer assistance.