News and Press Releases

  • Animal Shelter | Fri Oct 25th, 2013 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Halloween is creeping up on us once again! While it can be an exciting time for children and adults, the Great Falls Animal Shelter would like to remind pet owners that this haunting holiday can often be downright scary for pets. However, there are lots of things pet owners can do to eliminate the stress and dangers of the holiday for pets.

  • Park and Recreation | Fri Oct 25th, 2013 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The Park and Recreation Department recently received a generous donation from the Haffner-Lynn family to rebuild the Haffner Trail in Russell Park. The mile long Haffner Trail was originally funded and built in 2001 with a donation from Janet Haffner in memory of her late husband R.K. “Bob” Haffner. The City of Great Falls and the Park and Recreation Department would like to thank Janet Haffner-Lynn for her on-going support and generosity to our City parks.

  • Park and Recreation | Fri Oct 25th, 2013 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    DATE:  October 25, 2013

  • Park and Recreation | Fri Oct 25th, 2013 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Anaconda Hills will open for Winter Golf, November 15 – December 31; followed by Eagle Falls January 2 – February 15; contingent on weather conditions.  Hours will be 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Gates will open at 11 a.m. and be locked at 3:30 p.m.  All golfers must be off the course before 3:30 p.m.

  • Park and Recreation | Wed Oct 23rd, 2013 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The City's Leaf Pickup Program is scheduled to begin on Monday, October 28 and will continue through Thursday, November 14. For those residing within the Boulevard District, the Natural Resources Division will vacuum leaves from the Boulevards.  The City Street Division will be sweeping streets in conjunction with the leaf pick-up.

  • Community | Tue Oct 22nd, 2013 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
     

    NOVEMBER 1, 2013 

  • Planning and Community Development | Mon Oct 21st, 2013 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The 2nd  informational meeting of the Long Rang Transportation Plan will be held on Monday, October 28 at 6 p.m. in the Missouri Room of the Civic Center (2 Park Drive S). The meeting will begin with a presentation and will be followed by a question and answer period. There will be time for informal discussions with the project team after the question and answer period.

  • Planning and Community Development | Fri Oct 18th, 2013 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The 2013 Official City of Great Falls holiday ornament has been selected.  This year’s ornament features the Paris Gibson Square Museum of Art and is designed by local artist Sheree Nelson. The ornaments will be available for purchase beginning next month.

  • Public Works | Fri Oct 18th, 2013 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


    DATE:  October 18, 2013

  • Public Works | Fri Oct 18th, 2013 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    DATE:  October 18th, 2013

  • Public Works | Fri Oct 18th, 2013 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    DATE:  October 18th, 2013

  • Public Works | Thu Oct 17th, 2013 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


    DATE:  October 11, 2013

  • Park and Recreation | Wed Oct 16th, 2013 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


    DATE:  October 16, 2013

    CONTACT: John Smith, 771-1265 - Park Maintenance Supervisor

  • Animal Shelter | Wed Oct 16th, 2013 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The  Fall Fantasy Dog Show is this Saturday, October 19, from 1 – 4 p.m. at F & L Pet Resort (2500 17th St. N.E., Black Eagle), with check-in and registration starting at noon. This is the perfect opportunity to show off your dog’s special skills and talents in up to ten class competitions.

  • Community | Tue Oct 15th, 2013 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

  • Community | Tue Oct 15th, 2013 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE -- FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    Date: October 15, 2013

    Contact: Nola Huey, (406) 453-0349
    Great Falls Library
     

  • Community | Tue Oct 15th, 2013 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

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

    Sign up now for swimming lessons offered by the City of Great Falls Park and Recreation.  Classes are for ages 6 months & older, from beginners to advanced, and are taught by YMCA/ American Red Cross certified lifeguards.  Sessions run Monday-Thursday for two weeks or Saturdays for six weeks. Class sizes are limited so register now!  Also check out the additional Open Swim times for school holidays.

  • Park and Recreation | Fri Oct 11th, 2013 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


    DATE:  October 9, 2013

  • Animal Shelter | Fri Oct 4th, 2013 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    This week the City hired Lynn Formell as the new Animal Shelter Operations Manager. Lynn was hired as the Shelter’s Veterinarian Technician in January of 2012 and has been the Interim Manager since May.  She has a demonstrated passion for the care, well-being and adoption of Shelter animals. Lynn has been employed as a Veterinarian Technician in three states and has more than 20 years of experience working with animals. She has over 10 years of leadership and management experience through her career in the Air Force.

  • Fire | Fri Oct 4th, 2013 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Halloween is creeping up on us, and the City’s Fire Marshal, is encouraging those who plan to operate a haunted house this month to be proactive and work with Great Falls Fire Rescue before opening for business. Those interested in operating a haunted house are being asked to contact Dirk Johnson at 727-8070 during their planning phase.

  • Animal Shelter | Wed Oct 2nd, 2013 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    There are still a few spots left at this weekend’s free Bully Breed Training Sessions being offered by the Great Falls Animal Shelter. Two training sessions are being offered for you and your dog, at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. on Saturday, October 5, at F&L Pet Resort. Class size is limited to 25 per class, so pre-registration is required. To register for the class, call 406-564-3685.

  • City Manager | Tue Oct 1st, 2013 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    October is full of exciting activities and programs at the Great Falls Public Library.

  • Public Works | Tue Oct 1st, 2013 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    DATE:  October 1st, 2013

    CONTACT: Tell Keaster, Project Engineer, 406-771-1258

  • Animal Shelter | Fri Sep 27th, 2013 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The Great Falls Animal Shelter is hosting the 2nd Annual Fall Fantasy Dog Show on Saturday, October 19, from 1 – 4 p.m. at F & L Pet Resort (2500 17th St. N.E., Black Eagle) with check-in starting at noon. The event features ten class competitions that highlight your dog’s unique and special strengths and skills. The event also features activities the whole family can enjoy!