The function of the Butte-Silver Bow Government is to serve the citizens of the City of Butte and Silver Bow County. Our government's goal is to improve and maintain governmental operations and conditions within the boundaries of Silver Bow County. Most City-County Departments are based at the Butte-Silver Bow Courthouse, 155 W Granite Street in historic Uptown Butte. For the location of specific Departments, refer to Department-specific pages.
Our customer service office hours are from 8 a.m.to 5 p.m.
Motor Vehicle Licensing is open from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Essential Public Services
Water, sewer, and road maintenance are available 24/7.
- To report a water problem, call 406-497-6540.
- To report a sewer problem, cal 406-497-6550.
- To report a road maintenance problem, call 406-497-6565.
To report an animal control problem, call 406-782-4467. Service Requests Online
Many Butte-Silver Bow Government services can now be requested online. Visit the Submit a Request page to begin.
Butte-Silver Bow Government Information
The Chief Executive Officer serves as the CEO of the city and county of Butte-Silver Bow and assures that state and local laws are enforced. The Chief Executive informs the Council of Commissioners of the state of governmental affairs; recommends measures to improve governmental operations and conditions within the city-county; appoints Citizen Boards & Committees; approves or vetoes all Council Bills (which may be overridden by a 2/3 vote); calls special Council meetings; negotiates collective bargaining agreements; and presents and prepares financial reports.
Agendas & Minutes
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Boards & Commissions
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Council of Commissioners
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Frequently Asked Questions
View the complete, current Butte-Silver Bow City-County Municipal Code online through the Municode Library.
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Requests for Bids, Proposals and Quotes
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State & Local Elected Officials
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Submit a Request
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Weekly Expenditure Summary
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