News and Press Releases

  • City Manager | Wed Feb 13th, 2013 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    City offices will be closed on Monday, February 18, in observance of Presidents’ Day.  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.

  • Community | Wed Feb 13th, 2013 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The Library will be offering a hands-on activity time for middle school students only on the third Tuesday of the month in March, April, and The May (March 19, April 16, and May 21) from 3:30 – 5 pm.  These activities are designed to build interest in using the library while providing a creative and fun learning environment.

  • Boards and Commissions | Tue Feb 12th, 2013 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The City Commission is seeking applications to serve on the Library Board for a five-year term through June 30, 2018. Applications are available at the City Manager's Office, Civic Center, Room 201, by calling 455-8450, or may be obtained from the Advisory Boards section on the City's website at www.greatfallsmt.net. Application deadline is Friday, February 22, 2013, by 5:00 p.m.

  • Animal Shelter | Tue Feb 12th, 2013 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    On Valentine’s Day we often show our love with the perfect gift and oftentimes we forget how dangerous and poisonous they can be to our pets. According to the ASCPA, each year their poison control experts see a rise in cases around February 14, many involving chocolate and lilies, a flower that’s potentially fatal to cats. This Valentine’s Day remember to keep dangerous foods, plants and other items out of pets reach.

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

    Are you looking for a job this spring and summer? The City is currently hiring for temporary spring and summer positions (full and part-time) in the forestry, parks, pools, golf and recreation divisions. Apply now!

  • Community | Tue Feb 5th, 2013 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    Date: February 8, 2013
    Contact: Jude Smith, 406 453-0349, Great Falls Library

  • Animal Shelter | Mon Feb 4th, 2013 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Have you been looking for love in all the wrong places? Fall in love at the Great Falls Animal Shelter.  A number of shelter dogs and cats are in need of a little love, affection and a forever home. Start the year off right, with a brand new sweetheart. Adopt on February 14 and 15 (12-5:30 p.m.) and receive a free Valentine Goody bag!

  • Community | Sat Feb 2nd, 2013 | full story

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  • Community | Fri Feb 1st, 2013 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

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  • The Mansfield Center for the Performing Arts | Thu Jan 31st, 2013 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    After a strong surge of early-bird applications, only a few booths remain for producers thinking of exhibiting at the 2013 Made in Montana Marketplace in Great Falls.

  • Animal Shelter | Thu Jan 31st, 2013 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Show that someone special your love for animals this Valentine’s Day with a gift from the heart. The Great Falls Animal Shelter’s volunteer team, the Shelter Sidekicks, will be selling beautiful handmade bracelet and earring sets for $25. The jewelry will be available for purchase February 1-14.

  • Fiscal Services | Wed Jan 30th, 2013 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The City is upgrading its Utility Billing System. As a part of the transition, specific improvements are being implemented in order to better serve our customers. Users can expect to see a new account number, a new payment due date and some customers may receive their utility bill at a different time. The changes do not impact utility rates.

  • City Clerk | Wed Jan 30th, 2013 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The public is invited to meet their elected officials at an Open House on Tuesday, February 5, from 5:30-6:30 p.m. in the Gibson Room of the Civic Center (#2 Park Drive South). This is an opportunity for residents to meet their elected City officials including the City Commission, the Municipal Court Judge and Neighborhood Council members.

  • Community | Tue Jan 29th, 2013 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

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  • Community | Fri Jan 25th, 2013 | full story


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  • Public Works | Fri Jan 25th, 2013 | full story

    Road Closure:  25th Street North from 8th Avenue North to River Drive North

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

    On Thursday, January 31 at 7 p.m. the Library is hosting a free workshop on BeeKeeping 101. Brian Rodgers of the Wanna-Beekeeping Club will be talking about the ins and outs of beekeeping.

  • 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

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  • 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
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    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.