News and Press Releases

  • Public Works | Wed Nov 28th, 2012 | full story
  • Planning and Community Development | Tue Nov 27th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The City is currently asking for comments and feedback on the Proposed Citizen Participation Plan. In order to continue to receive CDBG and HOME federal grant funds, the City must prepare a Citizen Participation Plan as a component of the Consolidated Plan. Learn more here.

  • Municipal Court | Mon Nov 26th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The annual Canned Food Day in City Court is Friday, December 7, 2012, from 7 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. During this event, defendants who are making monthly payments on fines have the option of bringing in canned food in lieu of December’s payment. 

  • Planning and Community Development | Mon Nov 26th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    As part of the Growth Policy Update, the Physical Working Group will be meeting on the following Thursdays: November 29, and December 6 and 13, from 6-7:30 p.m. in the Gibson  Room of the Civic Center (note new location). The meetings are open to the public.

  • Park and Recreation | Mon Nov 26th, 2012 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


    DATE:  November 26, 2012

    CONTACT: Todd Seymanski, 771-1265
    City Forester

  • Animal Shelter | Wed Nov 21st, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Your mission if you choose to accept it… is to provide a forever home to a shelter animal. The Great Falls Animal Shelter will be hosting a 2 day event on Tues. and Wed. (Nov. 27 and 28) from 12 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., where all adoptions will be free! In lieu of adoption fees the shelter will be accepting donations for the Guardian Angel Fund. This offer will self-destruct Wednesday, at 5:30 p.m.

  • Animal Shelter | Wed Nov 21st, 2012 | full story
  • Community | Wed Nov 21st, 2012 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

  • Community | Mon Nov 19th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    City offices will be closed Thursday and Friday, November 22 - 23, for the Thanksgiving holiday. There will be no residential sanitation collection on Thanksgiving Day, and collection will be one day later than the regular schedule for customers on Thursday and Friday.

  • Community | Wed Nov 14th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    This is Amnesty Week at the Library. During the week patron's can reduce or erase library fines by donating non-perishable food items. For every can or item of non-perishable food donated, $5 in fines will be deducted from a library account, with a maximum of $50 deducted per account. Amnesty Week ends on Saturday, December 15.

  • City Commission | Wed Nov 14th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Applications are available for the City Commission seat which will be vacated next month. Commissioners are required to be residents and qualified electors of the City of Great Falls. The Commission will be reviewing applications and conducting interviews. Applications are due Friday, November 30.

  • Community | Tue Nov 13th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    PRESS RELEASE
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
     

    Date: November 10, 2012
      
    Contact: Jude Smith, 453-0349, Great Falls Library

  • Fiscal Services | Tue Nov 13th, 2012 | full story

    The City of Great Falls will no longer offer budget billing effective December 15, 2012. 

  • Park and Recreation | Tue Nov 13th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The Morony Natatorium Pool will be closed Monday, November 19 – Sunday, December 2 for annual maintenance.  While it is closed, new boilers will be installed. The increased efficiency of the boiler system will reduce operating costs associated with the facility.

  • Park and Recreation | Thu Nov 8th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Register your team for the 2013 City League Adult Basketball season.  Registration will begin on Tuesday, November 13, and continues through Friday, December 14, 2012 or until league limits are reached.

  • Community | Thu Nov 8th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    City of Great Falls offices will be closed on Monday, November 12, in observance of Veterans Day. The Great Falls Public Library will be closed on Sunday, November 11, in observance of the holiday. The  Library, Community Recreation Center and the Natatorium will be open on Monday.

  • Planning and Community Development | Thu Nov 8th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    It's holiday time once again, which means it’s time to purchase your official 2012 City of Great Falls holiday ornament.  This year’s ornament features Great Falls High School and is designed by local artist, Sheree Nelson. The ornaments are made in the USA of fine art grade pewter and are available for $15.

  • Fire | Sun Nov 4th, 2012 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    DATE: November 4, 2012

    CONTACT: Jennifer Reichelt, Deputy City Manager – 788-9172

  • Park and Recreation | Sat Nov 3rd, 2012 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    DATE:  November 3, 2012

    CONTACT: Marty Basta, Park & Recreation Director - 406.771.1265

  • Community | Thu Nov 1st, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    City of Great Falls offices will be closed on Tuesday, November 6, in observance of Election Day.  The Great Falls Public Library and the Great Falls Animal Shelter will also be closed.

  • Park and Recreation | Tue Oct 30th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Wednesday, October 31 is going to be a great day for golf, so don’t miss out on one last chance to golf at City golf courses.  Winter Golf will begin at Eagle Falls on November 15 and Anaconda on January 2.

  • Planning and Community Development | Tue Oct 30th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Residents are being asked to participate in a Downtown Parking Survey. The Parking Advisory Commission is encouraging citizens to participate in the survey and is seeking input on ways to improve the downtown parking program. The twenty-four question survey is currently available online until the close of business next Wednesday, November 7.

  • Animal Shelter | Tue Oct 30th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Halloween can be an exciting time for children and adults, but the Great Falls Animal Shelter is reminding pet owners that this haunting holiday may be more scary than amusing for your pets! Here are some safety tips for pets and their owners, to help ensure everyone has a safe and happy Halloween.

  • Fire | Mon Oct 29th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Great Falls Fire Rescue will remain on site tonight to manage an ongoing fire incident. Firefighters responded to a fire at 2 a.m. this morning. The fire, which eventually turned into a 3rd Alarm Call brought out approximately 35 fire personnel and resulted in the total loss of at least 4 busineses.

  • Community | Wed Oct 24th, 2012 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE