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Billings City Council resumes budget hearings Wednesday

Aviation and Transit, Public Works and administration/administrative services budgets will be presented during the Billings City Council work session Wednesday.

May 28, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Proposal would hike residential trash pickup by $2 per month

The Billings City Council is considering increasing residential garbage collection rates by more than $2 per month beginning July 1.

March 03, 2014 10:06 pmLoading…
Gazette opinion: City plows ahead with worthwhile ‘experiment’

Gazette opinion: City plows ahead with worthwhile ‘experiment’

Spring fever is rampant as Billings slips and slides through its snowiest February in the midst of one of the biggest snow seasons ever.

February 26, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Billings crews still catching up with last week's storms

Billings crews still catching up with last week's storms

Even as a fresh winter storm blew into town Tuesday afternoon, Bill Kemp was talking about cleaning up after the freezing rain, heavy snows and high winds of last week.

December 11, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Guardrail damage closes Zimmerman Trail

Guardrail damage closes Zimmerman Trail

Zimmerman Trail between Rimrock Road and Highway 3 was closed Tuesday afternoon and will remained closed until a damaged guardrail is repaired.

November 19, 2013 4:58 pm Photos

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Billings City Council to vote on firefighter contract

After months of delay, the Billings City Council is finally scheduled to vote Tuesday night on a contract with the city's firefighters union.

November 12, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Rimrock Road reopens after months-long widening

Rimrock Road reopens after months-long widening

After nearly six months of construction, Rimrock Road between Forsythia Boulevard and Shiloh Road fully reopened to traffic on Thursday.

November 07, 2013 5:30 pm Photos

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Gazette opinion: Let’s keep street parties, markets downtown

The biggest events in downtown Billings are outdoors.

September 06, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Rimrock completion part of summer road projects

Rimrock completion part of summer road projects

The last unreconstructed stretch of Rimrock Road between North 27th Street and 54th Street West will finally be completed this summer.

May 17, 2013 12:05 amLoading…
Tree-saving sidewalk repair option cheers homeowner

Tree-saving sidewalk repair option cheers homeowner

Lori Anderson was not happy when she learned that some or all of her five boulevard trees might have to come down.

May 05, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Pedestrian signal will be a 1st for Montana

Pedestrian signal will be a 1st for Montana

Starting sometime in early May, motorists driving on Fourth Avenue North in downtown Billings will want to keep their eyes peeled for a HAWK.

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Ambitious drainage project aims to stop east-end Billings flooding

Ambitious drainage project aims to stop east-end Billings flooding

Even during what is known as a two-year rainstorm, you're liable to see standing water in pockets around the east end of Billings between downtown and MetraPark.

February 13, 2013 12:15 am Photos

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The Jim Dutcher bike trail crosses the drainage

The Jim Dutcher bike trail crosses the drainage

The Jim Dutcher bike trail crosses the Yegen Drain near where it flows into the Yellowstone River north of Coulson Park.

February 06, 2013 11:00 am
Runoff flows into the Yellowstone River

Runoff flows into the Yellowstone River

Runoff from a large area of Billings flows into the Yellowstone River at the outlet of the Yegen Drain, just south of the railroad bridge over the river near the backside of MetraPark.

February 06, 2013 11:00 am

Comment sought on Billings' $300M spending plans

A five-year wish list of city projects with a total price tag topping $300 million is available for public inspection and comment.

February 05, 2013 9:40 pmLoading…
Landfill workers suspended for scavenging

Landfill workers suspended for scavenging

Five city workers have been suspended for five days without pay for scavenging goods from the landfill last summer, City Administrator Tina Volek said Tuesday.

October 16, 2012 4:51 pmLoading…
Work continues on 3 big water, sewer projects

Work continues on 3 big water, sewer projects

Contractors are still working to finish up three city-funded waterline replacement projects in Billings.

September 08, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Landfill workers to be interviewed about scavenging

Landfill workers to be interviewed about scavenging

Interviews with city employees suspected of scavenging materials from the Billings Regional Landfill will not begin until the end of the week.

August 21, 2012 4:45 pmLoading…

Staffing shortage means headaches for garbage pickup service

Billings' short-staffed Solid Waste Division has been scrambling to keep up with residential garbage pickup.

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Contract for new library tops council agenda

Contract for new library tops council agenda

A contract award for the new Parmly Billings Library tops a light agenda for the Monday meeting of the City Council.

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