Association News

April 20, 2019 in Association News

MACo Directory of County Elected Officials: Updates Available

We have compiled updates to the 2019 Montana Association of Counties Directory of County Officials.  You can download the updates by clicking the button below.
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March 9, 2019 in Employment Opportunities

MACo Defense Services Seeking Paralegal

The Montana Association of Counties (MACo) is seeking a Paralegal for its Defense Services. The primary focus of this position is to provide paralegal and litigation support to the attorneys…
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March 1, 2019 in Association News, Safety Corner

2019 Risk Management Safety Awards

The MACo Risk Management Awards Luncheon was held on Wednesday, February 13, 2019 at the Midwinter Conference in Helena.  MACo recognizes counties exhibiting a continued commitment to job site safety…
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February 28, 2019 in Safety Corner

Lesson Learned: Exploding Batteries

On 2/13/19 A lead-acid battery exploded in a member county road shop.  Battery acid splashed on to the employee.  Luckily, the employee was not injured because he was wearing Personal…
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February 26, 2019 in Association News

Rickey Mart Memorial Agent Appreciation Award Presented to Brad Salonen

The Sixth Annual Rickey Mart Memorial Agent Appreciation Award was presented to Brad Salonen, of Paynewest Insurance, at the recent MACo Midwinter Conference.  Brad is the agent for Flathead, Lake…
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January 30, 2019 in Safety Corner

Safety Corner: Basic Ladder Safety

Ladders are tools. Many of the basic safety rules that apply to most tools also apply to the safe use of a ladder. Read more about these rules here.
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December 29, 2018 in Association News

MACo Launches New Website

The Montana Association of Counties has built a new website, which we think is more user-friendly, responsive across all devices and browsers, and just plain good-looking as well.
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December 29, 2018 in Association News

Robert’s Rules of Order: Ten Myths about Parliamentary Procedure

Thousands of meetings occur every day, many claiming to follow Robert’s Rules of Order when transacting business. How is it we know so little about this book that’s so essential…
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December 29, 2018 in Association News

2019 MACo Committee Members Appointed

Annually, the MACo President appoints committee members based on interest of the membership.  President Jim Hart, Madison County Commissioner, along with the assistance of the MACo Executive Committee and others,…
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December 27, 2018 in Association News

Pre-order your Directory of County Officials

The 2019 Montana Association of Counties Directory of County Officials is available for pre-order at a cost of just $15.00.  There are significant changes and updates in this edition. 
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December 21, 2018 in Safety Corner

Safety Corner: New Year’s Tips

Over 42,480 American workers missed at least one day of work due to ice, sleet, or snow-related injuries in a single year, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.Safety directors…
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December 19, 2018 in Employment Opportunities

MACo HCT Seeking Member Services Coordinator

Back to Employment Opportunities This employment posting is no longer open. The Montana Association of Counties (MACo) is seeking a Member Services Coordinator for its Health Care Trust (HCT). The…
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November 30, 2018 in Association News

2019 New Year’s “Resolutions” & Reminders

It’s time once again for the Annual New Year’s Resolutions reminders! This is to remind you of certain duties and requirements for Commissioners. The first Commission meeting of the year…
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November 16, 2018 in Association News

Closing County Offices/Courthouses on Non-legal Holidays

Read All NewsWe frequently get asked whether or not County Courthouses and County offices may be closed on Christmas Eve, Good Friday, or any other day not specified as a…
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August 31, 2018 in Employment Opportunities

MACo PCT/WCT Seeking Sr. Public Safety Loss Control Specialist

Back to Employment Opportunities This employment posting is no longer open. The Montana Association of Counties (MACo) is seeking a Sr. Public Safety Loss Control Specialist for its property and…
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