Posts by Emergency Management

2024 Open Burning is Open

2024 Open Burning is Open

Open burning in Gallatin County is open as of March 1, 2024.

We’re Hiring for a Wildfire Mitigation Crew

We’re Hiring for a Wildfire Mitigation Crew

Gallatin County is starting a Wildfire Mitigation Crew in 2024! Program Objectives Reduce wildfire risk on private properties through performing...

Open Burning Closed

Open Burning Closed

County regulated Open Burning is closed as of December 1, 2024.  It will reopen on March 1, 2024. While County...

Final Wildfire Mitigation & Management Report to Congress

Final Wildfire Mitigation & Management Report to Congress

In response, President Biden’s Bipartisan Infrastructure Law created the federal Wildland Fire Mitigation and Management Commission in 2021 and charged...

Post cards are out!

Post cards are out!

Gallatin County Emergency Management’s fall Wildfire Mitigation post cards are hitting the mail soon.  Fall is a great time to...

Insurance Underwriting Challenges due to Wildfire

Insurance Underwriting Challenges due to Wildfire

Many communities across the Western United States are seeing insurance carriers decided not to issue new polices or renewals, or...

Enhancing Security with Multi-Factor Authentication: A Shield Against Cyber Threats

Introduction: In today’s digital age, where technology permeates every aspect of our lives, ensuring the security of our online identities...

Training Season Wraps Up

Training Season Wraps Up

Emergency Management supports a variety of training and exercise activities from fall to spring each year.  This past training season...

Debris Burning on Your Property

Debris Burning on Your Property

Burning is a common practice for many homeowners who want to get rid of yard waste such as leaves, branches,...

Gallatin County Awarded FEMA Wildfire Mitigation Funding

Gallatin County Awarded FEMA Wildfire Mitigation Funding

Gallatin County received a formal award on May 23rd through FEMA’s Hazard Mitigation Grant Program – Post Fire for Phase...

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