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Inflation Factor for Mill Levy Calculation for FY 2013

Posted Date: 
April 11, 2012
Contact: 
Todd R. Reveley, Economist, Montana Department of Revenue

Mill Levy Computation Form

The inflation factor for FY 2013 is 1.20%.  Per 15-10-420, MCA, “a governmental entity that is authorized to impose mills may impose a mill levy sufficient to generate the amount of property taxes actually assessed in the prior year plus one-half of the average rate of inflation for the prior 3 years.”

Montana Home Program Competitive Application Deadline Extended to April 13, 2012

Posted Date: 
January 30, 2012
Contact: 
Maureen Martin, Bureau Chief, Housing Assistance Bureau

The HOME Program is extending the competitive application deadline to April 13, 2012, from February 10, 2012. Printable copy of this notification.

New EQC Publications

Posted Date: 
January 13, 2012
Contact: 
Maureen Theisen, Environmental Quality Council

The Environmental Quality Council has just completed two new publications: Permitting in Montana, DEQ - a reference guide to air quality, opencut mining and wastewater permitting; and Permitting in Montana, DNRC - a reference guide to oil and gas drilling and ground water permitting.

NOAA - March, April & May 2012 Temperature/Precipitation Outlook (Spring)

Posted Date: 
December 29, 2011
Contact: 
Jess Aber, DNRC Water Resources, Staff, Governor’s Drought Advisory Committee

The long range outlook for March-April-May 2012 prepared Dec 15 by NOAA’s Climate Prediction Center calls for elevated chances for cooler than average temperatures and higher than average precipitation for the state again this spring.

Annexations for Census

Posted Date: 
December 22, 2011
Contact: 
Maria Tromly, Census & Economic Information Center

This is an announcement for the deadline from the Census regarding the submission of boundary changes for  American Indian tribes with reservations or off-reservation trust land, governmental counties (and equivalent areas), incorporated places, and consolidated cities.  It is important to get the changes in by the key dates so that the correct geography is reflected for upcoming data releases. 

DNRC Proclomation to Rescind Special Fire Districts - Big Horn, Carbon & Treasure Counties

Posted Date: 
October 14, 2011

This proclamation affects all State lands and private forested lands lying within the boundaries of Big Horn County, Carbon County and Treasure County. The rescinding of the Stage 1 Restrictions is effective as of 0001 a.m. Mountain Daylight Time, Friday, October 14, 2011.

DNRC Proclomation to Rescind Special Fire Districts - Stillwater County

Posted Date: 
October 12, 2011

This proclamation affects all State lands and private forested lands lying within the boundaries of Stillwater County. The rescinding of the Stage 1 Restrictions is effective as of 0001 a.m. Mountain Daylight Time, Thursday, October 13, 2011.

DNRC Proclomation to Rescind Special Fire Districts - Blaine, Chouteau & Hill Counties

Posted Date: 
October 11, 2011

This proclamation affects all State lands and private forested lands lying within the boundaries of Blaine, Chouteau and Hill Counties. The rescinding of the Stage 1 Restrictions is effective as of 0001 a.m. Mountain Daylight Time, Tuesday, October 11, 2011.

DNRC Proclomation to Rescind Special Fire Districts - Yellowstone County

Posted Date: 
October 6, 2011

This proclamation affects all State lands and private forested lands lying within the boundaries of Yellowstone County. The rescinding of the Stage 1 Restrictions is effective as of 0001 a.m. Mountain Daylight Time, Sunday, October 9, 2011.

DNRC Proclomation to Rescind Special Fire Districts - Cascade County

Posted Date: 
October 5, 2011

This proclamation affects all State lands and private forested lands lying within the boundaries of Cascade County. The rescinding of the Stage 1 Restrictions is effective as of 0001 a.m. Mountain Daylight Time, Wednesday, October 5th, 2011.