News and Press Releases

  • Public Works | Thu Apr 10th, 2014 | full story
    Street Sweepers

    See attached press release.

  • Planning and Community Development | Wed Apr 9th, 2014 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The public is invited to the City Commission Meeting on Tuesday, April 15, at 7 p.m., to participate in a public hearing on the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Proposed Action Plan. The community Action Plan describes the City’s proposed use of Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and HOME Investment Partnership Program (HOME) grant funds for the next year.

  • Public Works | Mon Mar 24th, 2014 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE

     

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

     

  • City Commission | Fri Mar 21st, 2014 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

     A Joint City-County Commission Meeting will be held on Monday, March 24, at 1 p.m. in the County Commission Chambers (325 2nd Avenue North). The Commissioners will hear a presentation on the region’s Long Range Transportation Plan (LTRP).

  • City Commission | Tue Mar 18th, 2014 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The City Commisison will be meeting in the Commisison Chambers for their Work Session this evening, Tuesday, March 18, at 5:30 p.m.

  • Community | Wed Mar 12th, 2014 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    You won't want to miss what's happening at the Library this April. From adult to children's programming, there's something for everyone.

  • Park and Recreation | Wed Mar 12th, 2014 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Eagle Falls Golf Club and driving range opened on Friday, March 14. The gates and pro-shop open at 9:30 a.m. For tee times call Eagle Falls at 761-1078. The course will be open daily, weather permitting. Use of carts will be determined based on current conditions and will be evaluated on a daily basis.

  • City Manager | Wed Mar 12th, 2014 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The Library is presenting a four-part series of free computer classes on Mondays in March and April from 6– 7:30 pm. This series, Computer Basics, is designed for computer novices. Class size is capped at 28. To register call 453-0349 or stop by the 2nd floor Information Desk.

  • Planning and Community Development | Mon Mar 10th, 2014 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Nominations are now being accepted for the 2014 Historic Preservation Awards. Nominations are due by 5 p.m. on Tuesday, April 8. Eligible projects must have been completed within the past year and should substantially meet the Department of Interior Standards for Rehabilitation.  Learn more about the nomination criteria and download a nomination form here.

  • Fire | Wed Mar 5th, 2014 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Great Falls Fire Rescue  promoted Mike Kuntz, Brandon Jaraczeski, Dave Bleskin and Adam Marsh to the position of Fire Captain. There will be a formal pinning ceremony on Tuesday, March 18, 2014, at 1 p.m. at Fire Station-1 (105 9th Street S) to recognize their achievement. The public is encouraged to attend and be part of this ceremonious and important occasion.

  • Park and Recreation | Wed Mar 5th, 2014 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Get your teams together! The 2014 softball season starts soon. Team managers can pickup registration materials at the Park and Recreation Office (1700 River Drive N), starting Monday, March 10. League registration runs from March 10 through April 18.

  • Neighborhood Councils | Thu Feb 27th, 2014 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Neighborhood Council #6 will be hosting a Neighborhood Watch presentation on Wednesday, March 5, at 7 p.m. in the Sunnyside School gymnasium (1800 19th Street S). The goal of the evening will be to increase community involvement in the program and work towards lowering crime in the area. The evening will focus on how residents can build stronger neighborhoods, one block at a time. The event is open to the public and the Sunnyside PTA will provide light refreshments.

  • City Clerk | Fri Feb 21st, 2014 | full story

     

    PRESS RELEASE

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

  • Community | Thu Feb 20th, 2014 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Don't miss what's happening at the Great Falls Public Library this month!

  • City Manager | Thu Feb 20th, 2014 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

  • Park and Recreation | Thu Feb 20th, 2014 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    DATE:           February 19, 2014

  • Animal Shelter | Tue Feb 18th, 2014 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Time is running out to attend the 2nd Annual Great Falls Animal Shelter Murder Mystery Party! “Murder Among the Mateys,” will be held on Saturday, March 1, from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Eagles Lodge (1501 9th Street S). The cost to attend is $25 per character/$45 per character couple and $20 for those attending, but not playing a character. The evening includes a silent auction, hors d’oeuvres and beverages. For tickets and more information, contact Laura McElhinney, volunteer coordinator at 452-1068.

  • 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
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Great Falls Fire Rescue recently hired three new firefighters to fill vacancies within the organization.  Becoming a firefighter is extremely competitive. The first step requires completing the Montana Firefighter Testing Consortium. The last day to sign up for this year’s testing Consortium is Friday, February 14, and the cost is $75. To learn more visit https://www.mtfiretesting.org/ or call 406-447-8404.

  • Planning and Community Development | Wed Feb 5th, 2014 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Two Great Falls bike and pedestrian improvements projects were recently awarded $500,000 in funding through the State’s new Transportation Alternatives (TA) Program! The approved projects include the West Bank Trail ADA Improvements and the Overlook Drive Access Improvements.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Municipal Court | Fri Jan 17th, 2014 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The public is invited to a Retirement Reception for Judge Nancy Luth on Thursday, January 23 from 4-6 p.m. in the Gibson Room of the Civic Center (2 Park Drive S).

  • Park and Recreation | Fri Jan 17th, 2014 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    PRESS RELEASE

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    DATE:          January 17, 2014