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Posted on: March 27, 2020

Airport Authority Board April 1, 2020 Meeting Cancelled

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The Bert Mooney Airport Authority Board Meeting for April 1, 2020 has been cancelled. The next meeting of the Authority Board will remain TBA pending COVID-19 closures.

The Bert Mooney Airport Authority Board Meeting for April has been cancelled. The next meeting of the Authority Board will remain TBA pending COVID-19 closures.

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Posted on: March 27, 2020

Governor Steve Bullock Implements Stay-At-Home Orders

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To curtail the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic in Montana, and to protect the health and economic wellbeing of all Montanans, it is necessary immediately to implement measures to ensure social distancing to prevent the spread of disease.

Executive Orders 2-2020 and 3-2020 declare that a state of emergency exists in Montana due to the global outbreak of COVID-19 Novel Coronavirus.

Section 10-3-104(2)(a), MCA, authorizes the Governor, during a state of emergency, to “suspend the pr...

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Posted on: March 24, 2020

Letter from Chief Executive Dave Palmer - 03/24/2020

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A letter from Chief Executive Dave Palmer - 03/24/2020

Dear Citizens of Butte-Silver Bow,

Headlines around the world are reminding us that we are living in uncertain times. However, I know one thing is for certain, and that is the strength of our city-county and its people. With the number of positive COVID-19...

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

Coronavirus Call Center

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The Butte-Silver Bow Unified Health Command has opened a call center in response to Coronavirus (COVID-19)

The Butte-Silver Bow Unified Health Command has opened a call center in response to Coronavirus (COVID-19). The call center is now live and will be available from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. MDT, daily. Members of the public can call the line at 406-497-5008 w...

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

Declaration and Order of Chief Executive Due To Public Health Emergency

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It is ordered, by the Butte-Silver Bow Chief Executive, that an emergency is hereby declared pursuant to Section 10-3-402, Montana Code Annotated (MCA) because expenditures of the COVID-19 outbreak will be beyond the financial capability of BSB...

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Posted on: March 11, 2020

Chief Executive Dave Palmer Issues Letter Regarding Public Comment

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Chief Executive Dave Palmer issues letter regarding public comment and the March 4, 2020 Council of Commissioners meeting.

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Posted on: March 11, 2020

Unified Health Command Requests Healthcare Facilities to Restrict Visitors (03/11/2020)

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The Unified Health Command (UHC) has recommended that visitors to area healthcare facilities, including hospitals, clinics, long-term care and assisted living facilities, be temporarily restricted.

Butte, MT – The Unified Health Command (UHC), comprised of the City and County of Butte-Silver Bow, the Butte-Silver Bow Healthcare Coalition partners, and St. James Healthcare, has recommended that visitors to area healthcare facilitie...

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Posted on: March 2, 2020

Novel Coronavirus and Butte-Silver Bow

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Butte-Silver Bow Health Department, Partners Vigilant Regarding Novel Coronavirus

Butte-Silver Bow Health Department, Partners Vigilant Regarding Novel Coronavirus

By Karen Sullivan

Butte-Silver Bow Health Officer

The coronavirus event is a fluid situation, but as of this writing (Monday, March 2), there are still no known cases of the vi...

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Posted on: February 20, 2020

Important Information Regarding the Amendments to Butte-Silver Bow Municipal Code Title 15

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The Butte-Silver Bow Council of Commissioners recently passed amendments to the local Municipal Code Title 15 Buildings and Construction through Council Bill No. 2020-01 Ordinance 2020-01.

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Posted on: February 13, 2020

Consent Decree Released

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Consent Decree for the Butte Priority Soils Operable Unit - Partial Remedial Design/Remedial Action and Operation and Maintenance.

Click here to View the Consent Decree Document and Appendices.

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Posted on: February 10, 2020

Butte Civic Center Announces a Change in Security

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On Friday, February 14th, the Butte Civic Center will implement new security enhancements and update its list of prohibited items.

BUTTE, Mont. – February 10, 2020 – On Friday, February 14th, the Butte Civic Center will implement new security enhancements and update its list of prohibited items. The Civic Center has recently acquired metal detection equip...

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Posted on: December 2, 2019

Owners and Operators of Vacation Rentals

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Owners and Operators of Vacation Rentals are required to obtain an annual public accommodation license.

Owners and Operators of Vacation Rentals (Tourist Homes or Renting out bedrooms to the traveling public) are required under Montana State law MCA 50.51.201 to obtain an annual public accommodation license from the Montana Department of Public Health and H...

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