News and Press Releases

  • City Manager | Thu Feb 13th, 2014 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    City offices will be closed on Monday, February 17, 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. The Community Recreation Center and Natatorium will be open on Monday during their regular business hours. 

  • Fire | Tue Feb 11th, 2014 | full story

    Archived news item.

  • Planning and Community Development | Wed Feb 5th, 2014 | full story

    Archived news item.

  • Community | Fri Jan 24th, 2014 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The Library is presenting a four-part series of free of computer classes on Mondays in February & March from 6:00 – 7:30 pm. This series, Computer Basics: The Second Step, is for those wishing to move beyond basics. All classes will be held on the second floor of the library. People attending the classes must arrive at the library before 6 p.m. Register by calling the library at 453-0349 or stopping in at the 2nd floor Information Desk.

  • Community | Fri Jan 24th, 2014 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The Library’s Youth Services Department is hosting a party on Friday, March 14, from 4:00 – 5:45 pm. This party is geared towards children kindergarten through 3rd grade accompanied by a parent of guardian. Youth Services Librarian Nola Huey will read the five picture books nominated for the 2014 Montana Treasure State Picture Book Award. After hearing the five stories, children can then vote for their favorite. In order to vote, however, children must listen to all five stories. This year’s nominees are Hanging of Jefferson’s Nose, Larf, The Lonely Book, Three Ninja Pigs, and Jangles.

  • Planning and Community Development | Fri Jan 24th, 2014 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The Planning Advisory Board held a Special Work Session on Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at 6 p.m. in the Gibson Room of the Civic Center.

  • Municipal Court | Fri Jan 17th, 2014 | full story

    Archived news item.

  • Park and Recreation | Fri Jan 17th, 2014 | full story

    Archived news item.

  • Animal Shelter | Thu Jan 16th, 2014 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Change a pet’s life by providing them a forever home. Tuesday, January 21, through Friday, January 31, shelter pets that are 6 months and older can be adopted for only $25. The adoption fee includes a rabies shot, vaccinations and the cost of spaying/neutering your new pet. Existing pet owners, who are interested in adopting, are asked to bring proof of rabies vaccinations for their current pets.

  • Community | Wed Jan 15th, 2014 | full story

    Archived news item.

  • Community | Wed Jan 15th, 2014 | full story

    Archived news item.

  • Animal Shelter | Mon Jan 13th, 2014 | full story

    Archived news item.

  • Park and Recreation | Mon Jan 13th, 2014 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The City of Great Falls will be conducting their annual Spring Golf Lessons beginning the week of March 31st. Lessons include 4 days (Monday - Thursday) of personalized instruction, and an outdoor golf clinic on Saturday at Eagle Falls Golf Club. Fee is $75.00. Register at the Park and Recreation Office.

  • City Commission | Fri Jan 10th, 2014 | full story

    Archived news item.

  • City Commission | Tue Dec 31st, 2013 | full story

    Archived news item.

  • Animal Shelter | Fri Dec 27th, 2013 | full story

    Archived news item.

  • Animal Shelter | Sat Dec 21st, 2013 | full story

    Archived news item.

  • Public Works | Thu Dec 19th, 2013 | full story

    Archived news item.

  • City Manager | Thu Dec 19th, 2013 | full story

    Archived news item.

  • Community | Wed Dec 18th, 2013 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The Great Falls Public Library is now offering book discussion kits for checkout.  These kits contain 10 books per kit, along with discussion guides and information on starting and maintaining book discussion groups and clubs. The kits may be checked out for 45 days, with renewal if needed. Currently, the library has 14 titles for checkout.  As the kits grow in popularity, additional titles may be added.

  • City Commission | Fri Dec 13th, 2013 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    This City is currently seeking applicants for municipal court judge. The position is being vacated by Judge Nancy Luth, who will be retiring at the end of January 2014. Interest forms and resumes are due to the City Clerk’s Office by 5 p.m. on Friday, January 3, and are available online or in the City Clerk and City Manager’s Offices. The City Commission will be interviewing the top candidates individually at an open meeting and anticipate having an appointment made by the end of January.

  • Park and Recreation | Fri Dec 13th, 2013 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


    DATE:  December 13, 2013

  • Planning and Community Development | Fri Dec 13th, 2013 | full story

    Archived news item.

  • Animal Shelter | Thu Dec 12th, 2013 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The Shelter has placed a “Caring Paws for the Cause” giving tree at Petcetra (1525 10th Avenue South) to benefit the animals at the Great Falls Animal Shelter. Items included on the tree are from the Shelter’s Wish List. Items can be returned directly to the donation collection box at Petcetra or taken to the Shelter.

  • City Manager | Thu Dec 12th, 2013 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The Great Falls Public Library will be hosting TED Talks starting on Thursday, January 16, at 7 p.m. and will continue on the third Thursday of each month.  Each month the library will show three TED Talks videos followed by lively discussion. TED is a nonprofit devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading.