Posts by Emergency Management

County-Wide Burn Ban Lifted in Gallatin County

County-Wide Burn Ban Lifted in Gallatin County

For immediate release: August 31, 2021 The Gallatin County Commission has lifted the county-wide burn ban as of Tuesday, Aug....

Gallatin County Commission Bans Fireworks, Burn Bans in Two Fire Districts

Gallatin County Commission Bans Fireworks, Burn Bans in Two Fire Districts

For immediate release: June 30, 2021 Due to dangerous fire conditions caused by a continued drought in southwest Montana, the...

Hazard Mitigation and Community Wildfire Protection Plan Adopted

Hazard Mitigation and Community Wildfire Protection Plan Adopted

After many delays the update of the County’s 2012 Hazard Mitigation Plan and the 2006 Community Wildfire Protection Plan into...

Spring Flooding – It’s Almost That Time

Spring Flooding – It’s Almost That Time

As Gallatin County moves closer to spring, the risk of spring flooding increases.  While we can not predict if Gallatin...

Wildfire Risk Assessments

Wildfire Risk Assessments

Wildfire Risk Assessments are available in Gallatin County in conjunction with the Montana DNRC.  Visit http://dnrc.mt.gov/divisions/forestry/fire-and-aviation/fire-prevention-and-preparedness/home-fire-risk for more information on...

Would You Be Notified?

Would You Be Notified?

The ability for emergency officials to provide timely and accurate information directly to those affected by an emerging incident is...

Bridger Foothills Fire

Bridger Foothills Fire

Bridger Foothills Fire Burns near Bozeman, Montana Bozeman, MT – The Bridger Foothills Fire, located just northeast of Bozeman, Montana...

Open Burning Closed in Gallatin County

Open Burning Closed in Gallatin County

Open Burning is now closed for all jurisdictions in Gallatin County. More information on Open Burning is available at https://www.readygallatin.com/community-resources/burn-permits/.

Governor Bullock Announces Phase 2 for June 1

Governor Bullock Announces Phase 2 for June 1

Governor Bullock has announced guidelines for the beginning of the Phase 2 opening starting June 1. View guidelines here.  

Reopening the Big Sky Phased Approach

Reopening the Big Sky Phased Approach

Governor Bullock has released the following 3 phase plan for reopening Montana. Reopening Montana Phased Approach Montana Reopening Guidelines

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