City of Billings

Curbside Garbage Pick Up
The city of Billings has announced that they are going to phase out garbage pickup in alleys. And have everybody receive curbside garbage pick up.
Citing the cost of keeping alleys graded and passable for the big garbage trucks, they are going to convert the 16,000 remaining "Alley Dumpsters…
Hold on Billings
It appears to me that not one of the city administrator candidate is a fiscal conservative. That's bad news for city dwellers. Big dreams come with big price tags. All of them are giddy about the proposed Big Sky Center. During an interview no one will ever say anything to hurt their chances, b…
Survey Said…..
The Billings Trail Net said in a survey that the reason most people chose Billings as a desirable place to live was because of its' walking, running and biking trails. We did a survey this morning and number 1 was for work; number 2 was family lives here; number 3 the availability of Medical service…
Cameras
Why is the city of Billings going to pay community 7 TV $180,000 to carry meetings, parades, etc; That money could be better spent. Body cameras for police or even an extra officer or two. In my opinion it's wasteful spending. If anything, Community 7 should be PAYING for the broadcast rig…
Three Dumb Laws on the Books in Billings
With all the new laws that took effect in Montana on Oct. 1 that Paul has been talking about, I thought I would see if there are any really dumb laws that pertain to just the city of Billings.
Here are a couple I found.
According to Dumb Laws...
Garbage Pick Up Will Be Delayed Next Week By One Day
Due to the Memorial Day holiday the City of Billings has announced that garbage pick up next week will be delayed one day. So, if you are like me and you are panicking in the morning to make sure you roll out your can on time you can relax because you have one more day...