Category Archives: City of Great Falls

Two neighborhood councils meet Jan. 17-21

Two neighborhood councils meet Jan. 17-21. Neighborhood Council 5 meets at 7 p.m. Jan. 17 in the Great Falls Clinic Specialty Center Conference Room, 3000 15th Ave. S. Agenda items include the Downtown Safety Alliance 2021 safety plan, election of officers and neighborhood concerns. More information on NC5, including boundaries and contact information, is here. Neighborhood Council 8 meets at

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Neighborhood Council 1 and 2 January meetings canceled

Neighborhood Councils 1 and 2 have canceled their January meetings. The councils typically meet at Great Falls Public Schools facilities, which announced Jan. 10 that they were closing and going remote for the remainder of the week. Four neighborhood councils meet Jan. 10-14 “With limited noticed for a different venue, the January meetings have been canceled,” according to the city.

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Four neighborhood councils meet Jan. 10-14

Four neighborhood councils meet Jan. 10-14. Neighborhood Council 7 meets at 7 p.m. Jan. 10 in the Civic Center Gibson Room. Agenda items include committee reports, HOME-ARP funds, City Commission work session presentation, election of officers, Park Drive request and neighborhood concerns. More information on NC7, including boundaries and contact information, is here. Neighborhood Council 1 meets at 7 p.m.

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Health board selects officers; county receives one application for health officer so far

Discussions on the operation of the joint city-county health department are ongoing between the city and the county and it trickled to the health board during their Jan. 5 meeting. The board discussed the appointment of officers during their meeting, as is customary at the start of a new year, but two members suggested waiting to determine their own leadership

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City continuing discussion of use of $19.47 million in ARPA funds during Jan. 4 meeting

The city is receiving $19.47 million in American Rescue Plan funds and for months, staff has been discussing how to use those funds with the City Commission. In multiple public meetings, staff asked commissioners for their priorities on how to use the funds and during their Jan. 4 work session, staff will be presenting their proposed priority list of potential

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City to consider $1.3 million contract for design for a sewer main river crossing

During their Jan. 4 meeting, City Commissioners will consider awarding a $1.3 million professional services agreement to TD&H Engineering for work on a city lift station and force main. Staff is recommending approval of the agreement. Staff is proposing to hire TD&H to conduct topographic survey, geotechnical investigations, complete the project design, plan development, assemble bid packages, assist with bidding,

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GFPD, GFFR reminds public of rules, safety for NYE fireworks

The Great Falls Police Department is reminding the public of the fireworks rules for New Year’s Eve. Primary rules and regulations include: The selling and discharging of fireworks within the incorporated limits of Great Falls can only take place from 10 p.m. Dec. 31 to 12:30 a.m. on Jan. 1. Children under 10 years old must have a supervising adult

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Two neighborhood councils meet Jan. 3-7

Two neighborhood councils meet Jan. 3-7. Neighborhood Council 6 meets at 7 p.m. Jan. 5 in the Sunnyside School Library. Agenda items include Sunnyside Park, Neighborhood Watch discussion with GFPD Lt. Tony Munkres, elections of officers and neighborhood concerns. More information on NC6, including boundaries and contact information, is here. Neighborhood Council 3 meets at 7 p.m. Jan. 6 in

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Library board votes not to rename library

The Great Falls Public Library board of trustees voted unanimously to retain the name as the Great Falls Public Library during their Dec. 28 meeting. There was no public comment during the meeting. Members of the board said it was a good decision and that while they wouldn’t rename the library for Alma Jacobs, who served as head librarian at

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