County News

January 19, 2021 in Employment Opportunities

Fallon County Seeking Director of Public Health

Fallon County is seeking a Director of Public Health. This position is responsible for a variety of programs, which protect and promote the health of the citizens. This work includes…
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January 10, 2021 in County News, Legislative Updates

MACo Legislative Update, Issue 2 – January 10, 2021

The 67th Legislative Session is freshly underway, having just convened last Monday, January 4th. The usual hustle and bustle of the Capitol building--often filled with legislators, lobbyists, the public, and guided…
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January 6, 2021 in County News, Legislative Updates

New Features for Public to Access the Montana Legislature’s Resources

The voices of Montanans will echo in the halls of the capitol in more ways than ever and from farther away when the 2021 Legislature convenes Monday.
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January 4, 2021 in County News, Legislative Updates

MACo Legislative Update, Issue 1 – January 4, 2021

We hope everyone had a wonderful an d relaxing holiday season. Unfortunately, it’s time to take down the twinkle lights, wreaths, and trees and jump into the legislative season (session)! …
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December 22, 2020 in Association News, County News, National News, State News

IRS Issues Standard Mileage Rates for 2021

Beginning January 1, 2021, the standard mileage rates for the use of a car (also vans, pickups or panel trucks) is 56 cents per mile driven for business use, down…
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November 30, 2020 in Coronavirus, County News, State News

Conclusion & Additional Guidance for Cycle 5 of the Local Government CARES Reimbursement Program

On November 30th, DOA announced changes from the Governor's Office to the CARES Local Government Reimbursement Program, which are effective immediately with the 5th reimbursement cycle.  Certain expenses that local…
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November 30, 2020 in Employment Opportunities

Mineral County Seeking Crime Victim Advocate for County Attorney’s Office

Mineral County is seeking a Crime Victim Advocate for the County Attorney's Office. This position provides advocacy and a variety of supportive services for primary and secondary victims of personal…
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November 30, 2020 in Employment Opportunities

Lincoln County Seeking Election Administrator

Lincoln County is seeking an Election Administrator. Under the supervision of the Board of County Commissioners, this position manages, supervises the voter registration system in Lincoln County; plans, organizes and…
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November 5, 2020 in Employment Opportunities

Meagher County Seeking a Sanitarian

Meagher County is seeking a Sanitarian. This position is responsible for managing all programs related to sanitation and the environmental health and welfare of Meagher County. Services are to be…
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October 30, 2020 in Grants

State 911 Grant Program Open for Applications SFY 2021

The Montana Department of Administration has officially opened the 9-1-1 Grant Program for SFY 2021. The NEW grant application form is linked below and must be received by the department by…
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September 21, 2020 in County News, National News, State News

New Lodging Rates Beginning October 1st

The General Services Administration has announced new lodging rates effective for travel beginning October 1, 2020.
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September 17, 2020 in County News, State News

CDBG Community Planning Grant Applications Accepted Through October 15, 2020

Community Development Block Grant Community Planning Grant Applications are being accepted through October 15, 2020.
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September 15, 2020 in Coronavirus, County News

3rd FEMA/CAREs Reimbursement Application

Application materials are now available for the third reimbursement cycle, closing September 25th. The process is similar to the first two application cycles wherein the reimbursement form includes FEMA and CAREs…
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September 15, 2020 in County News, State News

Commerce Department Launches the 2020 Census State Championship

The Montana Department of Commerce has launched the 2020 Census State Championship to encourage counties and tribes in Montana to compete for the highest increase in self-response rates to the…
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September 10, 2020 in County News, NACo

NACo Launches NEW Online Advocacy Toolkit

The National Association of Counties has developed a county online federal advocacy toolkit to help you be an effective advocate for top county priorities.
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