Monday, December 29, 2014

Monday, December 15, 2014

City Work Session - December 16, 2014

When: Tuesday, Dec. 16 at 5:30p.m.
Where: Commission Chambers

Agenda:
1. Public Comment
2. Public/Private Bid Evaluation Process – Jim Rearden
3. West Bank Improvements – Patty Rearden
4. City Update – Library – Kathy Mora
5. Discussion of potential work session topics

Neighborhood Councils - Week of December 15, 2014

No meetings are scheduled this week.

Council 1 seeks a registered voter who lives in the council area to fill a vacancy. If interested, please call 455-8496

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Neighborhood Councils - Week of December 8, 2014


Three councils are meeting this week:

When: Monday, Dec. 8 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Civic Center, Gibson Room

Agenda:
City requested rezone - Garrett Norman, planner
GFDA Brownfields Grant request, support letter vote
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

#7 is also looking for two registered voters of the neighborhood to fill two vacancies. Call 455-8496 for more information. 

NC#1
When: Tuesday, Dec. 9 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Meadowlark School Library

Agenda:
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

NC#9
When: Thursday, Dec. 11 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: First Church of the Nazarene - 1727 2nd Avenue South

Agenda:
Neighborhood Watch - Carol Bronson
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

Saturday, November 29, 2014

City Work Session - December 2, 2014

When: Tuesday, Dec. 10 at 5:30 p.m.
Where: Commission Chambers

Agenda:
Public Comment
City Update - Fire Department - Chief Randy McCamley and Assistant Chief Steve Hester

Neighborhood Councils - Week of December 1, 2014

Two councils are meeting this week:

When: Wednesday, Dec. 3 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Sunnyside School Library

Agenda:
Neighborhood Watch - Crime Statistics - Officer Bambenek
Board and Commission Training - Wednesday, Dec. 10
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

When: Thursday, Dec. 4 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Riverview School Music Room

Agenda:
Area speeding concerns - Jim Rearden and Jerry McKinley, City of GF Public Works; Officer Katie Cunningham, GFPD
Skyline Addition Park
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Monday, November 17, 2014

City Work Session - November 18, 2015

When: Tuesday, Nov. 18 at 5:30 p.m.
Where: Commission Chambers

Agenda:
Public comment
Risk Management Annual Report 
Current Planning Overview

Joint Great Falls City and Cascade County Commissioners Meeting

When: Monday, Nov. 17 from 4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Where: Cascade County Commission Chambers

2015 legislation affecting the Great Falls and Cascade County region 


Goals:
  1. Familarize legislators with issues of interest to city and county government
  2. Establish a working relationship and contact list between local government and legislators
Click here for the agenda.

Neighborhood Councils - Week of November 17, 2014


Two councils are meeting this week:

NC#5
When: Monday, Nov. 17 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: GF Clinic Specialty Center, 3000 15th Avenue South

Agenda:
Crisis Nursery - Jo Viviane Jones and Linda Mettam
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

When: Thursday, Nov. 20 at 6:00 p.m.
Where: Great Falls Transition Center, Women's Annex

Agenda:
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Neighborhood Councils - Week of November 10, 2014


Four councils are meeting this week:

When: Tuesday, Nov. 11 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Meadowlark School Library

Agenda:
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

When: Wednesday, Nov. 12 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: West Elementary School Cafeteria

Agenda:
Crisis Nursery - Linda Mettam and Jo-Viviane Jones
Neighborhood Watch
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

When: Wednesday, Nov. 12 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Sunnyside School Library

Agenda:
Neighborhood Watch - recruitment and organization
Committee report
Neighborhood concerns

When: Thursday, Nov. 13 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: First Church of the Nazarene - 1727 2nd Avenue South

Agenda:
Neighborhood Watch - Carol Bronson
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns 

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

City Work Session - Nov. 5, 2014

When: Tuesday, Nov. 5 at 5:30 p.m.
Where: Civic Center, Gibson Room

Agenda:
Public comment
Golf Course Update - Patty Rearden and Connie Cramer-Caouette
Transportation Program/Bicycle Path Update - Andrew Finch

Neighborhood Councils - Week of Nov. 3, 2014

Two councils are meeting this week:

NC#6
When: Wednesday, Nov. 5 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Sunnyside School Library

Agenda:
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

When: Thursday, Nov. 3 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Riverview School Music Room

Agenda:
  • Area speeding concerns
  • Montana Code Annotated 76-2--412(c) discussion - pertaining to the relationship of foster homes, youth shelter care facilities, youth group homes, community residential facilities, and day-care homes as they relate to zoning. 
  • Committee reports
  • Neighborhood concerns

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Councils of Council Meeting

When: Tuesday, Oct. 28 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Gibson Room, Civic Center

Agenda: (each item will be allowed 10 minutes of presentation with 15 minutes of discussion/questions)
  • Crisis Nursery discussion - Linda Mettam and Jo-Viviane Jones
  • Building Blight Solutions - NC2 and Craig Raymond, Director of Planning/Community Dev.
  • Neighborhood Watch - Neighborhood Councils, Eric Ray and Carol Bronson
  • Council sharing
  • Resident concerns

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

U.S. House Debate

When: Tuesday, Oct. 21 at 5:00 p.m.
Where: Heritage Hall, Great Falls College MSU

Hear candidates Ryan Zinke, John Lewis and Mike Fellows debate issues of the day. Free admission and light refreshments will be served.

Candidates will take questions by these panelists: Great Falls Tribune Capitol Bureau Chief John S. Adams, KSEN Radio News Director Mark Daniels, and Montana Farmers Union Vice President Rollie Schlepp. Audience members will also have the opportunity to write down questions on index cards, and some will be asked as time permits. You may also email questions to: recke@greatfallstribune.com.

The debate will be live streamed at gftrib.com and 1400kxgf.com.

Sponsored by: 
Great Falls College MSU
Great Falls Tribune
Montana Farmers Union
Star Radio

Monday, October 20, 2014

City Commission Work Session - Oct. 21, 2014

When: Tuesday, Oct. 21 at 5:30 p.m.
Where: Commission Chambers

Agenda:
Public Comment
Montana Defense Alliance Report - David Weissman
USAF Community Partnership Initiative (P4) - Greg Doyon
Quarterly Budget Update - Melissa Kinzler and Greg Doyon

Neighborhood Councils - Week of October 20, 2014

Three councils are meeting this week:

NC#5
When: Monday, Oct. 20 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Great Falls Clinic Specialty Center

Agenda:
Community Policing - Sgt. Bryan Slavik
MT Dept. of Revenue's Reappraisal Process - Chuck Pankratz
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

When: Tuesday, Oct. 21 at 7:00 p.m. (reschedule)
Where: Meadowlark School Library

Agenda:
Candidate introductions
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

When: Thursday, Oct. 23 at 6:30 p.m.
Where: Heritage Baptist Church - 900 52nd Street North

Agenda:
  • Proposed condo project - Casey Cummings
  • Crisis Nursery and Child/Youth issues (continuation from Sept. meeting) - Linda Mettam and Jo-Viviane Jones
  • Candidate Introductions:
         Legislative candidate, Fred Anderson
  • Committee reports
  • Neighborhood concerns

Monday, October 13, 2014

Neighborhood Councils - Week of Oct. 13, 2014


Two councils are meeting this week:

When: Monday, Oct. 13 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Civic Center, Gibson Room

Agenda:
Community Policing Officer Tad Kimmet
Former City Convenience Center property rezoning request - Jim Page
Candidate Introductions
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

Council 7 is also seeking one voting resident of the council area to serve on the council through December 2015. If interested, you may attend the meeting or call 455-8496.

When: Thursday, Oct. 16 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Great Falls Transistion Center, Women's Annex

Agenda:
Community Policing Officer Matt Fleming
Candidate Introductions
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns


Monday, October 6, 2014

City Work Session - Oct. 7, 2014

When: Tuesday, Oct. 7 at 5:30 p.m.
Where: Commission Chambers

Agenda:
Public comment
Planning Hearing Procedures - Sara Sexe, Lisa Kunz, Lee Nellis and Craig Raymond
Lift Assist Report - Fire Chief Randy McCamley and Ass't Fire Chief Steve Hester

Neighborhood Councils - Week of Oct. 6, 2014

Two councils are meeting this week:

NC#2
When: Wednesday, Oct. 8 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: West Elementary School Cafeteria

Agenda:
Community Policing Officer Justin Stevens
Holman Building - update and discussion
Candidate Forum
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

When: Thursday, Oct. 9 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: First Church of the Nazarene - 1727 2nd Avenue South

Agenda:
Community Policing Officer Shane Daniels
Candidate Introductions
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

Monday, September 29, 2014

Neighborhood Councils - Week of Sept. 29, 2014

Two councils are meeting this week:

When: Wednesday, Oct. 1 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Sunnyside School Library

Agenda:
Community Policing Officer Scott Bambenek
NC#6 City Trust Account
Candidate introductions
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

When: Thursday, Oct. 2 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Riverview School Music Room

Agenda:
Community Policing Officer Katie Cunningham
Proposed West Ridge, Phase 7 - Gary Knudsen
Council 3 meeting location
Candidate introduction, if time permits
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Neighborhood Councils - Week of Sept. 22, 2014

One council is meeting this week:

NC#4
When: Thursday, Sept. 25 at 6:30 p.m.
Where: Heritage Baptist Church - 900 52nd Street North

Agenda:
Child Abuse and Suicide Prevention - Linda Mettam
Candidate introductions:
  • Justice of the Peace - Judge Mary Jolley
  • Cascade County Commissioner - Norm Anderson
  • Legislature - Jean Price
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns


NC#7 and NC#9 are in need of registered voters to fill vacancies. If interested, please call 455-8496 or attend their next regularly scheduled meetings.

Monday, September 15, 2014

Community Preparedness Forum

When: Thursday, Sept. 18 at 6:00 p.m.
Where: North Middle School Cafeteria

Topics will include:
  • Local emergency response
  • Possible hazards and emergencies
  • Building an emergency supply kit
  • Developing a family or individual emergency response plan
  • Sheltering in place and evacuation
For more information, contact Kristal Kuhn at 727-8070.

City Commission Work Session - Sept. 16, 2014

When: Tuesday, Sept. 16 at 5:30 p.m.
Where: Civic Center, Commission Chambers

Agenda:
Public comment
Rocky Mountain Building Update and Tax Abatement discussion - Craig Raymond
Discussion of upcoming work session topics

Neighborhood Councils - Week of Sept. 15, 2014

Two councils are meeting this week:
When: Monday, Sept. 15 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: GF Clinic Specialty Center

Agenda:
Great Falls Parking Proposals - Planning and Community Deputy Director Lee Nellis
County Commission candidate Norm Anderson
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

When: Tuesday, Sept. 16 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Meadowlark School Library

Agenda:
County Commission candidate Norm Anderson
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

Meeting cancelled.

Tuesday, September 9, 2014

Neighborhood Councils - Week of Sept. 8, 2014

Four councils are meeting this week:

When: Monday, Sept. 8 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Civic Center, Gibson Room

Agenda:
Parking Proposals - Lee Nellis, Deputy Planning and Development Director
Candidate introductions:
     Norman Anderson - Cascade County Commission
     Vonnie Brown - Senate District 11
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

When: Wednesday, Sept. 10 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: West Elementary School Cafeteria

Agenda:
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

When: Wednesday, Sept. 10 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Sunnyside School Library

Agenda:
Candidate introductions: Norman Anderson, Cascade County Commission
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

When: Thursday, Sept. 11 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: First Church of the Nazerene, 1727 2nd Avenue South 

Agenda:
Candidate introductions: Norman Anderson, Cascade County Commission
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

Monday, September 1, 2014

City Work Session, Sept. 2, 2014

When: Tuesday, Sept. 2 at 5:30 p.m.
Where: Commission Chambers

Agenda:
  • EMS Advisory Board Update - Fire Chief McCamley and Commissioner Bronson
  • Discussion of potential upcoming work session topics

Neighborhood Councils - Week of Sept. 1, 2014

One council is meeting this week:

When: Thursday, Sept. 4 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Riverview School Music Room

Agenda:
  • Annexation and zoning request for Northview Addition, final Phase 9
  • Youth Dynamics youth home on 29th Avenue N.E. - discussion with Peter Degel, PhD and CEO of Youth Dynamics and concerned neighbors
  • Committee reports
  • Neighborhood concerns


Thursday, August 28, 2014

Neighborhood Councils - Week of August 25, 2014

One council is meeting this week:

NC#4
When: Thursday, August 28 at 6:30 p.m.
Where: Heritage Baptist Church (business meeting)

Agenda:
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns
Tour of the water plant - 7:00 p.m.

Monday, August 18, 2014

City Work Session - August 19, 2014

When: Tuesday, August 19 at 5:30 p.m.
Where: Commission Chambers

Agenda:
1. Public Comment
2. Child Neglect and Abuse Update - Police Chief Dave Bowen
3. Development Process Task Force - Rick Tyron
4. Fireworks Update Discussion - Police Chief Dave and Bowen and Fire Chief Randy McCamley (if time allows)
5. Discussion of potential upcoming work session topics

Neighborhood Councils - Week of August 18, 2014

One council is meeting this week:

NC#5
When: Monday, August 18 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Great Falls Clinic Specialty Center - 3000 15th Avenue South

Agenda:
Great Falls Clinic - Proposed hospital information
Cascade Ridge -  comments on the need for 16 additional units for upcoming City Commission public hearing
Candidate Earl Salley - HD23
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Ice Cream Social

When: Tuesday, August 12 from 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Where: Memorial Park, 1901 2nd Avenue North

Everyone is invited to an ice cream social featuring free ice cream cones and root beer floats. Sponsored by Neighborhood Council 8 and Meadow Gold Dairy.

Neighborhood Councils - Week of August 11, 2014

One council is meeting this week:
When: Thursday, August 14 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Campfire Office, 1925 2nd Avenue South

Agenda:
Council vacancy appointment
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns


Tuesday, August 5, 2014

City Commission Work Session - Aug. 5, 2014

When: Tuesday, August 5 at 5:30 p.m.
Where: Commission Chambers

Agenda:
Public Comment
BNSF Rail Safety Update - Matt Jones
Discussion of Potential Upcoming Work Session Topics

Neighborhood Councils - Week of August 4, 2014

There are no meetings scheduled this week.


Monday, July 28, 2014

Monday, July 21, 2014

Neighborhood Councils - Week of July 21, 2014

Two councils are meeting this week:

When: Monday, July 21 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Great Falls Clinic Specialty Center

Agenda:
City Budget Presentation - City Manager Greg Doyon
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

When: Thursday, July 24 at 6:30 p.m.
Where: Heritage Baptist Church, 900 52nd Street North

Agenda:
Library Directory Kathy Mora - budget and programs update
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns


Monday, July 14, 2014

City Work Session - July 15, 2014


When: Tuesday, July 15 at 5:30 p.m.
Where: Commission Chambers

Agenda:
Public Comment
PPL/Northwestern Energy Dam Purchase- Greg Doyon
Parking Revenue Options - Lee Nellis
Discussion of potential upcoming work session topics


Neighborhood Councils - Week of July 14, 2014

One council is meeting this week:

When: Monday, July 14 at 7:00 p.m.
Where:Civic Center, Gibson Room

Agenda:Emerald Ash Beetle information - Todd Seymanski, city forester
Business and residential parking discussion
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

Council 7 is also looking for a registered voter living within the neighborhood boundaries to fill a vacancy. If interested, please call 455-8496 or attend the meeting.

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Neighborhood Councils - Week of July 7, 2014

Two councils are meeting this week:

NC#9
When: Thursday, July 10 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Campfire Office, 1925 2nd Avenue South

Agenda:
Council vacancy
Meeting location change
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

NC#3 - SPECIAL MEETING
When: Thursday, July 10 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Corpus Christi Catholic Church Basement

Agenda:
Valley View Park resolution
Neighborhood concerns

Tuesday, July 1, 2014

City Work Session - July 1, 2014

When: Tuesday, July 1 at 5:30 p.m.
Where: Commission Chambers

Agenda:
Public comment
City manager's budget presentation

Neighborhood Councils - Week of July 1, 2014

No meetings are scheduled this week.


Monday, June 23, 2014

Neighborhood Councils - Week of June 23, 2014

Two councils are meeting this week:

NC#9
When: Wednesday, June 25 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Campfire Office, 1925 2nd Avenue South

Agenda:
Opening of 20th Street South (in front of GFHS) - Tom Moore, GFPS
Council vacancy
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

NC#4
When: Thursday, June 26 at 6:30 p.m.
Where: Heritage Baptist Church, 900 52nd Street North

Agenda:
Great Falls Park and Recreation budget - Director Patty Rearden
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

Monday, June 16, 2014

City Work Session - June 17, 2014

When: Tuesday, June 17 at 5:30 p.m.
Where: Commission Chambers

Agenda:
Public comment
Visitor Center Presentation - Jennifer Reichelt
Discussion of potential upcoming work session topics

Neighborhood Councils - Week of June 16, 2014

Three councils are meeting this week:

NC#5
When: Monday, June 16 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: GF Clinic Specialty Center

Agenda:
32nd Street and 10th Avenue South realignment, etc. - Stephen Prinzing, MDT
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

When: Thursday, June 19 at 6:00 p.m.
Where: Great Falls PreRelease Center, Women's Annex

Agenda:
Ice Cream Social - Tuesday, August 12
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

NC#3
- SPECIAL MEETING
When: Thursday, June 19 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Corpus Christi Catholic Church, 410 22nd Avenue N.E. (church basement)

Agenda:
NeighborWorks project/parkland exchange adjacent to Valley View
Neighborhood concerns

Monday, June 9, 2014

Neighborhood Councils - Week of June 9, 2014

Three councils are meeting this week:

NC#7
When: Monday, June 9 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Civic Center, Gibson Room

Agenda:
Emerald Ash Beetle preparedness
Council vacancy
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

When: Wednesday, June 11 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Civic Center, Gibson Room

Agenda:
New Castle Addition
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

When: Thursday, June 12 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Campfire Office, 1925 2nd Avenue South

Agenda:
Opening of 20th Street South in front of GFHS - Tom Moore, GFPS
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns


Monday, June 2, 2014

City Commission Work Session

When: Tuesday, June 3 at 5:30 p.m.
Where: Commission Chambers

Agenda:
Public comment
BNSF Safety Briefing - Matt Jones, BNSF

Neighborhood Councils - Week of June 2, 2014

Two councils are meeting this week:

NC#6
When: Wednesday, June 4 from 7:00p.m. - 8:00 p.m
Where: Verde Park at 1709 Upper River Road

What: Ice Cream Social to celebrate new playground equipment. Bring your own lawn chairs.

When: Thursday, June 5 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Riverview School Music Room

Agenda:
Community Policing Officer Smail
NeighborWorks Project adjacent to Valleyview School - Sheila Rice and Carol Bronson
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns


Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Neighborhood Councils - Week of May 26, 2014

Council of Councils meeting:

When: Tuesday, May 27 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Civic Center, Gibson Room

Agenda:
City budget considerations - City Manager Greg Doyon
Individual council sharing
Resident concerns

Monday, May 19, 2014

City Commission Work Session - May 20, 2014

When: Tuesday, May 20 at 5:30 p.m.
Where: Commission Chambers

Agenda:
1. Public Comment
2. City-County Health Dept. Annual Report - Alicia Thompson
3. Street Maintenance Update - Jim Rearden

Neighborhood Councils - Week of May 19, 2014

Two councils are meeting this week:

NC#5
When: Monday, May 19 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Great Falls Clinic Specialty Center

Agenda:
Community Policing Officer, Sgt. Bryan Slavik

Candidate Introductions:
  • Jack King, HD23
  • Jim Larson - Cascade County Commission
  • Others
Joint Public Meeting with Council 4 in October
Committee reports
Neighborhood reports

When: Thursday, May 22 at 6:30 p.m.
Where: Heritage Baptist Church, 900 52nd Street North

Agenda:
Appointment to fill a vacancy

Candidate Introductions:
  • Jim Larson - Cascade County Commission
  • Others
Joint Public Meeting with Council 5 in October
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Neighborhood Councils - Week of May 12, 2014

Four councils meet this week:

NC#7
When: Monday, May 12 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Whittier School Gymnasium

Agenda:
Neighborhood Watch Recruitment
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

When: Tuesday, May 13 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Meadowlark School Library

Agenda:
Summer schedule
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

When: Wednesday, May 14 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: West Elementary School Cafeteria

Agenda:
Community Policing Officer - Sgt.Bryan Slavik
Turf Club update
Calumet cleanup
Candidate introductions:
  • Vonnie Brown
  • Bob Melhoff
  • Other
Summer schedule
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns
When: Thursday, May 15 at 6:00 p.m.
Where: Great Falls Transition Center, Women's Annex

Agenda:
Summer schedule
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns



Monday, May 5, 2014

City Commission Meeting - May 6, 2014

When: Tuesday, May 6 at 5:30 p.m.
Where: City Commission Chambers

Agenda:
Public Comment
Facility Capital Improvement Plan - Greg Doyon
Overview of the City Website - Jennifer Reichelt
Parking Fees - Craig Raymond

Note: This meeting is an "informal" meeting of the City Commission. The content of the agenda is subject to change at the meeting.

Neighborhood Councils - Week of May 5, 2014

Two councils are meeting this week:

NC#6
When: Wednesday, May 7 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Sunnyside School Library

Agenda:
Community Policing Update
20th Street South parking discussion - Jerry McKinley
Upper/Lower River Road drainage project update - Jim Rearden
Pearson Addition SID project status
Legislative candidates - HD23:
  • Earl Salley
  • Wendy McKamley
  • Jack King
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

NC#9
When: Thursday, May 8 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Great Falls High School, Main Campus, Room 107

Agenda:
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Neighborhood Councils - Week of April 28, 2014

NC#3

When: Thursday, May 1 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Riverview School Music Room

Agenda:
River City Casino update
Summer meeting schedule
Candidate introductions
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

Monday, April 21, 2014

Joint Neighborhood Council Meeting_28 Apr 2014

What: Joint Neighborhood Council meeting between Councils 5 and 4
When: Monday, April 28 at 7:00 p.m. at Mountain View School gymnasium

Agenda:
Presentation by developers concerning the proposed East Retail Development

Neighborhood Councils - Week of April 21, 2014

Two councils are meeting this week:

NC#5

When: Monday, April 21 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Great Falls Clinic Specialty Center

Agenda:
GFPD Volunteer liaison–Andrew Aafedt
GFPS Mill Levy request–Bob Moretti
Legislative candidate–Mary Moe
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns
When: Thursday, April 24 at 6:30 p.m.
Where: Heritage Baptist Church

Agenda:

Community Policing
Emergency Planning–Kristal Kuhn, GFFR
School Board Candidate–Dave Abbot
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

City Work Session - April 15, 2014

When: Tuesday, April 15 at 5:30 p.m.
Where: Civic Center, Commission Chambers

Agenda:
Public comment
Continued Fee Discussion - Public Works (Engineering)' Recreation (Multi Sports, Recreation Center)
Quarterly Budget Meeting - Melissa Kinzler
Initial Sign Code Discussion (if time allows) - Craig Raymond


Neighborhood Council Meetings - Week of April 14, 2014

Two meetings are scheduled for this week:

NC#7
When: Monday, April 14 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Civic Center, Rainbow Room

Agenda:
GFPS mill levy request
City Manager's report - Greg Doyon 
School board candidate - Dave Abbott
Montana Legislature candidate - Mary Moe
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

When: Thursday, April 17 at 6:00 p.m.
Where: Great Falls PreRelease, Women's Center

Agenda:
GFPS mill levy request
School board candidate - Dave Abbott
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns


Monday, April 7, 2014

Neighborhood Councils - Week of April 7, 2014

Three councils are meeting this week:

NC#1

When: Tuesday, April 8 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Meadowlark School Library

Agenda:
GFPS mill levy information - Bob Moretti
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

When: Wednesday, April 9 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: West Elementary School Cafeteria

Agenda:
Emergency Planning - Kristal Kuhn, GFFS
CERT - Dena Johnson
GFPS mill levy information - Stu Nicholson
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

When: Thursday, April 10 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: GFHS, Main Campus, Room 107

Agenda:
Emergency Planning – Kristal Kuhn, GFFS
GFPS mill levy request – Bob Moretti
School Board candidate – Dave Abbott
Senate District 12 candidate – Mary Moe



Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Neighborhood Councils - Week of March 31, 2014

Two councils are meeting this week:

NC#6
When: Wednesday, Apr 2 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Sunnyside School Library

Agenda:
NeighborWorks Great Falls - update of programs and activities
Great Falls Public Schools - proposed mill levy
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

When: Thursday, Apr 3 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Riverview School Music Room

Agenda:
Annexation/zoning lot west of 14th  St. NE & 36th  Ave NE – Damon Carrroll 
River City Casino Conditional Use Permit – Gregg Smith 
12th  St. NE – Gertson complaint 
Great Falls Public Schools - proposed mill levy
Legislative candidates: Cleve Loney and Tom Jacobsen
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns


City Work Session - Apr 1, 2014

When: Tuesday, April 1 at 5:30 p.m.
Where: Civic Center, Commission Chambers

Agenda:
Public Comment
Property Tax Abatement discussion

Monday, March 24, 2014

Neighborhood Councils - Week of March 24, 2014

One council is meeting this week:

NC#4
When: Thursday, March 27 at 6:30 p.m.
Where: Heritage Baptist Church - 900 52nd Street North

Agenda:
NeighborWorks Great Falls - update of programs and activities
Community Emergency Response Team (CERT)
GFPS - upcoming mill levy election
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

Monday, March 17, 2014

City Work Session - March 18, 2014

When: Tuesday, March 18 at 5:30 p.m.
Where: Civic Center, Commission Chambers (new location)

Agenda:
CDBG Update - Craig Raymond/Jolene Wetterau
Fee Discussion as time permits:
  • Fire
  • Mapping
  • Library

Neighborhood Councils - Week of March 17, 2014

Two councils are meeting this week:

NC#5
When: Monday, March 17 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: GF Clinic Specialty Room - 3000 15th Avenue South

Agenda:
NeighborWorks Great Falls - update of activities and programs
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

NC#8
When: Thursday, March 20 at 6:00 p.m.
Where: Great Falls Transition Center, Women's Annex

Agenda:
NeighborWorks Great Falls - update of activities and programs
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

Monday, March 10, 2014

Neighborhood Councils - Week of March 10, 2014

Four councils are meeting this week:

NC#7
When: Monday, March 10 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Civic Center, Gibson Room

Agenda:
NeighborWorks Great Falls update
Lewis and Clark Festival in Gibson Park - Jay Russell
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns
When: Tuesday, March 11 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Meadow Lark School Library

Agenda:
NeighborWorks Great Falls update
Hilton Garden Inn expansion and rezone - TD&H Engineering
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

When: Wednesday, March 12 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: West Elementary School Cafeteria

Agenda:
NeighborWorks Great Falls update
Code Enforcement - Heather Rohlf
Community Emergency Response Team (CERT)
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

When: Thursday, March 13 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Great Falls High School, Main Campus, Room 107

Agenda:
Community Emergency Response Team (CERT)
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

Monday, March 3, 2014

City Work Session, March 4, 2014

When: Tuesday, March 4 at 5:30 p.m.
Where: Civic Center, Gibson Room

Agenda:
Rivers Edge Trail Maintenance Plan - Marty Basta
Utility Rates - Jim Rearden

Special City Commission Meeting

When: Tuesday, March 4 at 4:30 p.m.
Where: Civic Center, Gibson Room

Agenda:
City Commission to conduct annual review and possible contract discussion for city manager

The City Commission will conduct the City Manager's Annual Performance Evaluation and consider his contract. The discussion may be closed, held in executive session pursuant to Montana Code Annotated §2-3-203

Neighborhood Councils - Week of March 3, 2014

Two councils are meeting this week:

NC#6
When: Wednesday, March 5 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Sunnyside School Gymnasium

Agenda:
  • Neighborhood Watch - Carol Bronson, Sgt. Bryan Slavik, Sheriff Bob Edwards, Sunnyside School PTA, Sunnyside School Principal Lance Boyd
  • Committee reports
  • Neighborhood concerns
When: Thursday, March 6 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Riverview School Music Room

Agenda:
  • Voyager Apartments = TD&H Engineering
  • NeighborWorks Great Falls update
  • GFPD Volunteer for Council 3
  • Vonnie Brown, Senate Dist. 11 candidate
  • Committee reports
  • Neighborhood concerns

Monday, February 24, 2014

Neighborhood Councils - Week of February 24, 2014

There are two Council meetings this week:

Council of Councils
When: Tuesday, Feb. 25 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Civic Center, Gibson Room

Agenda:
Visual Preference Survey - City/County Health Director Alicia Thompson
Local Government Study - Commissioners Bronson and Burrow
Individual council information sharing
Resident concerns

When: Thursday, Feb. 27 at 6:30 p.m.
Where: Heritage Baptist Church, 900 52nd Street North

Agenda:
Community Policing Officer Kristi Walker
GFPD Community Service Volunteer - Lu Bourcier
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns


Monday, February 17, 2014

City Commission Work Session - February 18, 2017

The City Commission work session scheduled for Tuesday, Feb. 18 has been canceled.

Neighborhood Councils - Week of February 17, 2014

Three councils are meeting this week:

NC#5

When: Monday, Feb. 17 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Clinic Specialty Center

Agenda:
Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) - Jim Adkins
Information from Police Volunteer Coordinator
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

NC#1
When: Tuesday, Feb. 18 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Meadowlark School Library

Agenda:
Community Policing Officer Justin Stevens
Airport Sound Project Update 
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

When: Thursday, Feb. 20 at 6:00 p.m.
Where: Great Falls Transition Center, Women's Annex

Agenda:
Community Policing Officer Travis Palmer
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns



Monday, February 10, 2014

Neighborhood Councils - Week of February 10, 2014

Three councils are meeting this week:

NC7
When: Monday, Feb. 10 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Civic Center, Gibson Room

Agenda:
Community Policing - Officer Tad Kimmet
Little Free Library - Library Director Kathy Mora
Planning/Community Development Update - Deputy Director Lee Nellis and staff
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

When: Wednesday, Feb. 12 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: West Elementary School Cafeteria

Agenda:
Community Policing - Officer Justin Stevens and Volunteer Coordinator Samantha Huffman
Airport Sound Attenuation - Steve Brown, KLJ
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

When: Thursday, Feb. 13 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: GFHS, South Campus, Teachers Lounge

Agenda:
Community Policing - Officer Tad Kimmet and Volunteer Coordinator Samantha Huffman
Parkdale Improvements - Spencer Woith of Woith Engineering
Lion's park update - Mark Willmarth
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns


Tuesday, February 4, 2014

City Work Session - February 4, 2014

When: Tuesday, Feb. 4 at 5:30 p.m.
Where: Civic Center, Gibson Room

Agenda:
Local Government Study Commission - City Clerk Lisa Kunz
Planning/Community Development Fee Discussions - Craig Raymond

Neighborhood Councils - Week of February 3, 2014

Two councils are meeting this week:

NC#6
When: Wednesday, Feb. 5 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Sunnyside School Library

Agenda:
Planning/Community Development update - Deputy Director Lee Nellis and staff
Community Policing - Officer Pam Henry
Neighborhood Watch - Robin Baker
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

When: Thursday, Feb. 6 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Riverview School Music Room

Agenda:
Community Policing - Officer Brian Smail and Volunteer Director Samantha Huffman
Planning/Community Development update - Deputy director Lee Nellis and staff
ADF update - General Manager Dan Rooney
Stone Meadows Addition - lot size and zoning change request
Buffalo Wild Wings - discussion and recommendation
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

Tuesday, January 28, 2014

Neighborhood Councils - Week of January 27, 2014

One council is meeting this week:

NC#4
When: Thursday, Jan. 30 at 6:30 p.m. (rescheduled from Jan. 23)
Where: Heritage Baptist Church, 900 52nd Street North

Agenda:
Planning/Community Dept. update - Deputy Director Lee Nellis and staff
Little Library Project - Great Falls Public Library Director Kathy Mora
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

Monday, January 20, 2014

City Work Session, Jan. 21, 2014

When: Tuesday, Jan. 21 at 5:30 p.m.
Where: Civic Center, Gibson Room

Agenda:
1. Quarterly Budget Update - Melissa Kinzler
2. Continued Fee Discussion - Pools and Events


Long Range Transportation Plan Meeting

When: Thursday, Jan. 23 at 6:00 p.m.
Where: Civic Center, Missouri Room

Agenda:
Present preliminary transportation system recommendations and provide a general overview of the LRTP report. Click here for more information.

Neighborhood Councils - Week of January 20, 2014

One meeting is scheduled this week:

When: Monday, Jan. 20 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Great Falls Clinic Specialty Center

Agenda:
Informational update from Planning/Community Dept. - Deputy Director Lee Nellis and staff 
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

NC#4 has rescheduled their meeting to Thursday Jan. 30, 2014.


Monday, January 13, 2014

Neighborhood Watch Recruitment Event

When: Thursday, Jan. 16 at 5:30 p.m.
Where: Mountainview School Gymnasium, 3420 15th Avenue South

Agenda:
The event will begin with a free chili-feed, compliments of Mountainview School. At 6:00, speakers from the school, Great Falls Police Department, Neighborhood Watch, and Council #5 will address important information about crime and its prevention. The meeting will end promptly at 7:00 p.m.  Residents are invited to attend.

Although this event is not a Neighborhood Council #5 meeting, a quorum of its members will be present.

Neighborhood Councils - Week of January 13, 2014

Two councils are meeting this week: (NC#7 was scheduled to meet on Monday, Jan. 13, but the meeting has been canceled).

NC#1
When: Tuesday, Jan. 14 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Meadowlark School Library

Agenda:
Update of activities in the Planning/Community Development Department
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

When:Thursday, Jan. 16 at 6:00 p.m.
Where: Great Falls PreRelease Center, Women's Annex

Agenda:
Update of activities in the Planning/Community Development Department
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns


Monday, January 6, 2014

City Work Session - Jan. 7, 2014

When: Tuesday, Jan. 7 at 4:00 p.m. (note time change)
Where: Civic Center, Conference Room, Room #112

Agenda: 
Commission CDBG Funding Priorities - Craig Raymond
Municipal Court Judge Applicant Discussion - City Commission

**Meet and Greet Elected Officials, Including Neighborhood Council Officials:
When: 5:30 p.m.
Where: Gibson Room

Light refreshments will be served


Neighborhood Councils - Week of January 6, 2014

Two councils are meeting this week:

When: Wednesday, Jan. 8 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: West Elementary School Cafeteria

Agenda:
Planning/Community Development update - Deputy Director Lee Nellis
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns

When: Thursday, Jan. 9 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Great Falls High School, South Campus, Room 105

Agenda:
Planning/Community Development update - Deputy Director Lee Nellis
Committee reports
Neighborhood concerns