City Of Columbia Falls
130 6th St West
Columbia Falls, Montana 59912
City Hall Hours – 7 am – 6 pm
NEW – The City now accepts credit cards for payment!
The City has implemented a new form of payment. Credit cards will now be accepted as payment for utility bills and most other City services. Note: Not for Court payments. (See Court department for further information).
The City has contracted with paygov.us to process all credit card transactions for the City. There will be a 3% convenience fee charged for this service with a minimum charge of $1.00. Your payment will not be credited to your account until the City receives payment from the bank (usually 1-2 business days).
Click on the icon below to make your payment:
If you have questions, please contact City Hall at (406) 892-4391
Also new at City Hall is an ATM sponsored by Glacier Bank – conveniently located in the Lobby by the front counter – available Monday – Saturday:
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 – Kristi L. Curtis
Learn more about the city departments here.
SafeWise recently released its 10 Safest Cities in Montana Report for 2018. Columbia Falls made the list as the #2 safest city in the state, based on FBI crime data. Please see the link below for the full report.