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Latest News
01 . 14 . 2019

UPDATED: City of Helena Christmas Tree Pick up

It’s that time of year again and Christmas trees will be collected from City residents beginning January 1st through the end of February. Please remove all lights and ornaments and place trees in the alley or on the boulevard for...[more]

Category: Solid Waste All

01 . 14 . 2019

Helena Municipal Court Judgeship Vacancy


Public Comment Period: Monday, January 14, 2019 to Sunday, January 27, 2019.

Category: Municipal Court All, City Commission

01 . 03 . 2019

Prescribed Burning: Mount Ascension and Mount Helena

The City of Helena Open Lands Division will be conducting prescribed burning, weather permitting, on Mount Ascension and Mount Helena.  Activities will start on Mount Ascension near the 2006 Trail and Arrowroot Road then...[more]

Category: Parks All

10 . 09 . 2018

Contractors Needed: Non-Compliance Sidewalk Snow and Ice Removal

downtown helena in the winter

The city is looking to hire a contractor or contractors for the 18-19 snow season to clear snow and/or ice from sidewalks for the enforcement of city’s sidewalk snow ordinance.  Compensation will be a flat rate per sidewalk...[more]

Category: Code Enforcement All, Parks RFP-RFQ

07 . 22 . 2014

Report: Fuel Reduction Practices and Effects on Soil Quality

Treated city property along Red Mountain Flume

The report published by USDA observes the devastating effects of high temperature, catastrophic wildfire on soil and the difference between treated and untreated forests.[more]

Category: City Manager All, Ten Mile Watershed Project