Two neighborhood councils meet this week, one is hosting city candidate forum



Next week Great Falls Neighborhood Councils #5 and #8 will host their monthly meetings. Below is a brief summary of each meeting:

 Neighborhood Council 5 is hosting a City Commission candidate forum at the Great Falls Clinic Specialty Center Conference Room, 3000 15th Ave. S. at 7 p.m. Sept. 16.

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The City Commission candidates invited to attend are Mayor Bob Kelly, Commissioner Tracy Houck, Bruce Pollington, Kim Rodriguez, Jasmine Taylor, Terry Thompson and Rick Tryon. All neighborhood concerns, council reports, and announcements will be addressed after the forum.

The council’s northern boundary is 10th Avenue South, the eastern and southern boundaries are the city limit line, and the western boundary is 20th Street South.

Neighborhood Council 8 meets at 6 p.m. Sept. 19 in the Women’s Annex of the Great Falls Transition Center, 1019 15th St. N.

Agenda items include committee reports, neighborhood concerns and guest speaker Bruce Pollington, a candidate for City Commission.

The council’s northern boundary is the Missouri River, the southern boundary is Central Avenue, the eastern boundary is 36th Street from Central north to 9th Avenue North then east to 38th Street and north to the Missouri River, the western boundary is 12th Street North from Central Avenue to 7th Avenue North, then east to 15th Street North, and then north to the Missouri River.

Monthly agendas are posted on the Neighborhood Councils online calendar at least 48 hours prior to the scheduled meeting.

In Great Falls, there are nine neighborhood councils. Their purpose is to serve the citizens by providing a direct link to city government within the neighborhoods. Each council is made up of five members elected by the voters in that council area. Website Facebook