News and Press Releases

  • Community | Wed May 23rd, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    City of Great Falls offices will be closed on Monday, May 28, in observance of Memorial Day. The Great Falls Public Library, Community Recreation Center, Natatorium, Great Falls Animal Shelter and the City’s Convenience Center will also be closed.

  • Animal Shelter | Mon May 21st, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The Animal Shelter would like to notify its patrons that it will be closed on Wednesday, May 23, 2012 for staff training. No additional board charges will be incurred due to the closure.

  • Planning and Community Development | Sat May 19th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    A community meeting was held Wednesday, May 23 on the City's proposed Complete Streets Policy. Learn more about Complete Streets, the proposed policy and view the presentation here.

  • Community | Tue May 15th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The Friends of the Great Falls Public Library will hold its annual used book sale Thursday, May 17 from 4 -7 pm, Saturday, May 19 from 10 am – 4 pm, and Sunday, May 20, from 1 – 4 pm on the 3rd floor of the Library. Learn more here.

  • Park and Recreation | Fri May 11th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The Pacific Steel & Recycling Trailside Dog Park will reopen for regular use on Monday, May 14 at 8 a.m. The park is open from dawn to dusk, seven days a week and is reopening just in time for summer weather!

  • Community | Fri May 11th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Check out what is happening at the Great Falls Public Library this month.

  • Fire | Fri May 11th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Meet Yancy, the City's first Arson Dog. The Arson Dog Program, sponsored by State Farm Insurance, allows communities to save tax dollars by greatly reducing the time it takes to investigate a scene and reduce the number of samples that need to be sent to labs for testing. Learn more here.

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

    For Immediate Release


    Date: May 16, 2012
    Contact: Patty Rearden
    Phone: 406-771-1265
    Fax: 406-761-4055

  • Visitor Center | Wed May 9th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    National Travel and Tourism Week is May 5 – 13, 2012. Check out some of our City's top attractions this week. Need an idea? Stop at the Visitor’s Information Center for brochures, maps, an up-to-date calendar of events and general community information. Learn more about National Travel and Tourism Week here.

  • Park and Recreation | Mon Apr 30th, 2012 | full story
    Camp Day

    The Community Recreation Center offers a variety of summer camps to keep your children active and entertained. They make your child's camp experience fun, eventful and fulfilling!

  • Planning and Community Development | Fri Apr 27th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Downtown property owners, business owners or developers seeking to rehabilitate historic downtown properties are invited to submit an application for the second phase of the Technical Assistance Grant Program. Learn more about the program here.

  • Fire | Wed Apr 25th, 2012 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    Date: April 25, 2012
    Contact: Steve Hester, Assistant Fire Chief – 727-8070

  • Community | Fri Apr 20th, 2012 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    Date: April 19, 2012
    Contact: Gwen Carter, Great Falls Library
     

  • Community | Fri Apr 20th, 2012 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    Date: April 19, 2012

    Contact: Susie McIntyre
    Great Falls Library

  • Park and Recreation | Fri Apr 13th, 2012 | full story
    Cover Image from the 2014 Summer Guide

    The 2014 Summer Guide

  • Planning and Community Development | Fri Apr 13th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The 2012 Great Falls-Cascade County Historic Preservation Awards is Thursday May 24, from 5:30 – 7 p.m. in the Missouri Room of the Civic Center.  Come discover Cascade County’s hidden gems. The reception is free and open to the public.

  • Park and Recreation | Fri Apr 13th, 2012 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


    DATE: April 13, 2012
    CONTACT: Giles Salyer, Parks Superintendent - 406-771-1265

  • Park and Recreation | Thu Apr 12th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Great Falls will be the site for Montana Senior Olympics again this year - June 7-9. The games are open to individuals 50 years of age and over. Sports include Archery, Basketball, Bowling, Cycling, Field and Track, Golf, Horseshoes, Racewalk, Racquetball, Road Race, Swimming, Table Tennis and Tennis.

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

    The 33rd Annual Ice Breaker Road Race is this Sunday, April 22, 2012. Join over 3,400 runners, joggers and fitness walkers in this exciting, family-friendly event!

  • Animal Shelter | Tue Apr 10th, 2012 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


    DATE: April 10, 2012
    CONTACT: Jennifer Reichelt, Deputy City Manager – 455-8417
     

  • Community | Tue Apr 10th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    PRESS RELEASE
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    Date: April 11, 2012

    Contact: Jude Smith, 453-0349
     

  • Fire | Tue Apr 10th, 2012 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

  • Fire | Fri Apr 6th, 2012 | full story

    A potent spring storm is heading through Montana. Rain and snow will be coming through central Montana into northcentral/northeast Montana Friday and over the holiday weekend, which could create blizzard conditions. Travelers are asked to use precaution when driving.
     

  • Community | Fri Apr 6th, 2012 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    Date: April 6, 2012
    Jim Heckel, 454-1465, jheckel8 [at] msn [dot] com

  • Park and Recreation | Fri Apr 6th, 2012 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    DATE: April 5, 2012
    CONTACT: Patty Rearden, 406-771-1265
    Deputy Park & Recreation Director