City Of Columbia Falls
130 6th St West
Columbia Falls, Montana 59912
City Hall Hours – 7 am – 6 pm
If you can’t stop in but need to contact us, see our Contact page.
News Release from Flathead County:
The Flathead County Commissioners are proceeding with due diligence efforts regarding potential purchase of approximately 24 acres of Weyerhaeuser property located in Columbia Falls that includes the “Cedar Palace” and a data center building for $2.6 million. The Commissioners have scheduled two public meetings to provide public comment opportunities to the citizens of Flathead County. The two meetings are scheduled as follows:
6:00 PM on Monday, September 25, 2017, at the Columbia Falls Junior High School located at 1805 Talbot Road In Columbia Falls.
6:00 PM on Tuesday, September 26, 2017, at the Flathead County Courthouse located at 800 South Main Street in Kalispell.
All are invited to attend to provide comment.
***** STAGE 2 FIRE RESTRICTIONS HAVE BEEN LIFTED****
PER FIRE CHIEF HAGEN – Within the City Limits of Columbia Falls, STAGE 2 FIRE RESTRICTIONS have been lifted as of 9/20/17. If you have any questions please call Fire Chief Hagen at 406-892-3911
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City of Columbia Falls Mission Statement:
The mission of the city of Columbia Falls is to foster a community that appeals to individuals, families, businesses and investors. Columbia Falls is a city that encourages individual rights and responsibilities, promotes aesthetics and recreation, and provides safety and security. By listening to its citizens and responding to their needs, by respecting diversity and differences of opinion, and by evaluating the status quo and practicing thoughtful planning, the city provides excellent value at reasonable cost.
Fall 2016 – Photo Courtesy Mick Ruis
Facts and Figures
Population: Per the 2010 Census = 4,688.
Form of Government: Commission – Manager (Council – Manager)
Members are elected at large on a staggered 4 year term.
Regular City Council Meetings occur on the 1st & 3rd Mondays of the Month
Number of City Employees – 31
City Department Heads
City Manager – Susan M. Nicosia, CPA, MPA
City Attorney – Justin Breck
Deputy City Attorney – Stephanie Breck
Fire Chief – Rick Hagen
Police Chief – Clint Peters
Public Works Director – Grady Jenkins
City Clerk – Barb Staaland
City Finance Director – Sandra Carlson
City Judge – Susan “Tina” Gordon
Learn more about the city departments here.