News and Press Releases

  • Park and Recreation | Tue Aug 14th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    “Under the Stars Dance Party” has been rescheduled for this Friday, August 17 from 7-11 pm at the Electric City Water Park. Dance and swim the night away with the popular A Beat Ahead. There’s no limit to the dancing that will be going on – dance in the lazy river, on the deck of the Flow Rider, around the Mitchell Pool or in the park.

  • Community | Tue Aug 14th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Great Falls is currently experiencing severe weather conditions; including high winds, which are resulting in downed tree limbs and power lines as well as low visibility due to blowing dust in some areas.  The City would like to remind residents to stay away from down power lines. Residents are encouraged to utilize 911 for emergencies only.

  • Public Works | Mon Aug 13th, 2012 | full story
  • Park and Recreation | Fri Aug 10th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Fall Volleyball is here. Register your teams now for the 2012 Fall Volleyball League. Registration begins Monday, August 13, 2012 and continues through September 4, 2012. Teams are registered on a first come/first serve basis. Team managers can register at the Park and Recreation office.

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

    “Under the Stars Dance Party” is tonight, Friday, August 10 at 7 p.m. at the Electric City Water Park. Dance and swim the night away. There’s no limit to the dancing that will be going on – dance in the lazy river, on the deck of the Flow Rider, around the Mitchell Pool or in the park.

  • Animal Shelter | Tue Aug 7th, 2012 | full story
  • Park and Recreation | Tue Aug 7th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Get ready for some softball! Registration is now open for the 2012 Fall Co-Ed Softball League. Registration runs through Wednesday, August 15th. Team managers can register at the Park and Recreation Office, Monday-Friday (8 a.m. - 5 p.m.). Learn more here.

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

    The public is invited to the Community Open House for the Growth Policy Update tonight, Monday, August 6 at 6 pm in the Missouri Room of the Civic Center (2 Park Drive S). The Community Open House is open to the public and everyone is encouraged to attend to learn more about the update process and become a part of Great Falls’ future.

  • Park and Recreation | Fri Jul 27th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    A short Dedication Ceremony, honoring Maurice Weissman and the Weissman family for their donation of the Weissman Trail Bridge, will take place at the west end of the bridge near the Missouri River Courthouse, at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, July 31.  Trail supporters and the general public are invited to attend.

  • City Manager | Fri Jul 27th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

     

    On Thursday it's official - no driving and talking on your cell phone without a hands free device. And remember no texting! Learn more about Ordinance 3090 here.

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

    The public is invited to a Community Open House on Monday, August 6 at 6 pm in the Missouri Room, to help launch the Growth Policy Update process. Learn more about the Growth Policy Update here.

  • Park and Recreation | Fri Jul 27th, 2012 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    DATE: July 27, 2012

    CONTACT: Cindy Stein, Sr. Administrative Assistant

  • Animal Shelter | Fri Jul 27th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The Great Falls Animal Shelter is running a Hot August Nights adoption promotion throughout the month of August. All classics (dogs and cats that are six years or older) can be adopted for only $40.

  • Animal Shelter | Thu Jul 26th, 2012 | full story
  • Community | Thu Jul 26th, 2012 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


    Date: July 25, 2012

    Contact: Jude Smith, (406) 453-0349
    Great Falls Library

  • Community | Tue Jul 24th, 2012 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

  • Park and Recreation | Mon Jul 23rd, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The Flow Rider will not be open  today or tomorrow while repairs are being made. On Wednesday, July 25 the Lazy River and the Rip Tide Slide will open. The entire Flow Rider, including the surfing surface, is tentatively scheduled to open on Thursday, July 26.

  • Park and Recreation | Mon Jul 23rd, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    There's still time to register for the 78th Annual Pet and Doll Parade on Thursday, July 26. The parade begins at 7 p.m. The theme of this year’s parade is “Pirates on Parade”. Divisions include: pet, circus, occupational, doll, sports, cartoon, characterization and frontier (with several categories in each division).  

  • Public Works | Thu Jul 19th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The Convenience Center will be closing permanently this Sunday, July 29 due to ongoing budget concerns. On Sunday the Convenience Center will offer exended hours from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. There are a number of options available for users.  Learn more here.

  • Park and Recreation | Wed Jul 18th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    PRESS RELEASE

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    DATE: July 18, 2012

    CONTACT: Cindy Stein, Park & Recreation, 406-771-1265

  • City Manager | Fri Jul 13th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The City's new cell phone restrictions while operating a motorized vehicle or bicycle go into effect on August 2. Learn more here.

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

    Friday the 13th is  “Dive In Movie” Night at the Electric City Water Park! Take part in a night of horror including the showing of Friday the 13th as well as exciting games and contests. The event runs from 6:30-10 p.m.

  • Community | Wed Jul 11th, 2012 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


    Date: July 7, 2012
    Contact: Jude Smith, 453-0349
    Great Falls Library

  • Community | Wed Jul 11th, 2012 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


    Date: July 12, 2012

    Contact: Jude Smith
    Great Falls Library

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

    REGISTER NOW.  All Children are invited to take part in the 78th Annual Pet & Doll Parade on Thursday, July 26th at 7 pm. This event is FREE to children of all ages. Registration is ongoing at the Park & Recreation Office.