Cascade County Government:
Governs and guides the operations of the Cascade County and the eleven departments and offices in the Administrator’s span of control. Holds public hearings for official County business; considers applications for funding from community agencies, County departments and elected officials; represents the people of Cascade County on other boards and governing bodies; and establishes personnel policies.
Governing Board of three (3) County Commissioners
City of Great Falls Government:
The City of Great Falls operates under the Commission-Manager form of government established by charter with self-governing powers. The City Charter was adopted June 3, 1986, and became effective July 1, 1986. The City’s legislative and policy-making body is the City Commission. The City Commission employs the City Manager to direct the day to day operations of the City which carry out the policies of the City Commission. The City Manager is helped in this task by his staff and directors of the departments.
The current mayor of Great Falls is Mayor Bob Kelly. He can be contacted at 406-870-0212 (cell)
Source: Montana State University – Billings’ Center for Applied Economic Research