Board Meetings

05/26/2016 - Commission Special Meeting
05/24/2016 - Commission Meeting
05/18/2016 - Commission Work Session
05/10/2016 - Commission Meeting
05/04/2016 - Commission Work Session

Welcome to Cascade County

Our goals are to provide an informative, service-oriented point of access to all county government resources and to inform the public of the range of services available. Whether you live in Cascade County or are planning a visit, stop by often to discover our latest offerings.

Flood Information

Flooding in our county has historically been caused by rapid snowmelt combined with heavy rainfall in the Sun and Missouri River Basins as well as along with the Belt and Sand Coulee Creek Basins causing the Sand Coulee Creek, Belt Creek, Missouri River and the Sun River to leave their banks. Floodwaters can cover much of the county and are very dangerous. Even though they appear to move slowly (3 feet per second), a flood two feet deep can knock a man off his feet and float a car. Your property may be high enough that it has not flooded in the past. However, it can still be at risk for future flooding. Contact the County Floodplain Administrator at 454-6905 to determine if your property is in a floodplain.

For more information, see the Flood Information page.

CodeRED

CodeRED Emergency Communications Network

CodeRED is an emergency notification service that allows emergency officials to notify residents and businesses by telephone, cell phone, text message, email and social media regarding time-sensitive emergency notifications.

CodeRED has been providing emergency notifications throughout the nation since 1998 and average more than 200 campaigns a day. Any message regarding the safety, property or welfare of the community will be disseminated using the CodeRED system. These may include AMBER alerts, notifications to take emergency action, boil water orders or evacuation notices.

The link above takes you to a secure, customized Community Notification Enrollment page that allows residents and businesses to add or update their contact information to ensure they will be included when a message is sent—unlisted numbers, mobile numbers, TDD/TTY requirements can all be entered.

Your contact information remains private and will only be used for community notifications.

Zoning Regulations Draft

March 4, 2016 8:56am

The Cascade County Planning Division of Public Works has proposed a set of changes to the Zoning Regulations. To view the changes and/or the draft version of the new regulations, please visit the Zoning Regulations Draft page.

New FY 2015/16 Budget Summary

August 31, 2015 3:41am

The Fiscal Year (FY) 2015/16 Cascade County Annual Operating Budget and Capital Improvements Plan is now available on our website.

Banking RFP

January 11, 2015 12:00am

The County of Cascade, Montana through the County Treasurer, Jamie Bailey and the Board of County Commissioners through Robert Hamud, Chief Fiscal Officer, is issuing a Request for Proposal (RFP) for banking services for all of the County and related School and Special District accounts. Proposals will be accepted from qualified financial management institutions as specified in the RFP. The County wishes to seek and approve a contact for banking services for a term of no less than five (5) years. The County is looking at a contact that may include all available banking services, including merchant card services.

The County is looking for a banking relationship that both will accommodate the size and scope of its operations and be responsive to the ever-changing needs of conducting County business. The ideal banking relationship would include clear lines of communication, and focuses on continued management and evaluation of the banking relationships to identify operational efficiencies and maximize return on investment to the taxpayers of Cascade County.

The County is seeking for all proposals to be received in a sealed envelope no later than Close of Business on February 27, 2015 with the following timeline:

Notification and Advertisement of the RFPJanuary 11, 2015
RFP Informational SessionJanuary 19, 2015
Deadline for receipt of written questionsFebruary 13, 2015
Propsals due by 5:00PMFebruary 27, 2015
County Evaluation of ProposalsMarch 2-13, 2015
Commission Work Session to Recommend BankMarch 17, 2015
Commission Meeting for Awarding ContractMarch 24, 2015

2015 Legislation

November 25, 2014 11:00pm

On November 17, 2014 the Board of Cascade County Commissioners and the Great Falls City Commissioners met with the newly elected and seasoned legislators to discuss items of mutual interest to our respective local governments. To view the package provided to the legislators, click here.

Proposed Budget for Fiscal Year 2015

September 3, 2014 4:54pm

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of County Commissioners of Cascade County, Montana has completed the proposed Budget for Cascade County, Montana for the Fiscal Year 2014/2015 and said budget has been placed on file in the Commission County office and is open for inspection. The commission will host a special meeting September 5 at 9:30am in the Commission Chambers to discuss budget adoption.

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