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Governor Steve Bullock today announced that 4Cast, a diversified Israeli high-tech company and spinoff of Eltel, has chosen Missoula, Montana as its destination to open its U.S. office. 

Monday, April 16, 2018/Categories: Governor's Office/Tags:

The committee will conduct an organizational meeting via teleconference starting at 1 p.m. on April 25. A tentative agenda and initial meeting materials are now available.

The Montana Land Information Advisory Council will meet Thursday, April 19, from 1 pm to 5 pm at the Radisson Colonial Hotel (2301 Colonial Dr | Helena, Montana) in coordintation with the Montana Association of Geographic Information Professional's (MAGIP) 2018 Big Sky GeoCon conference. Conference registration is not needed to attend this Council meeting.

The Council will take action on the Montana Land Information Act FY2019 Grants, Montana Spatial Data Infrastructure (MSDI) Theme Name changes, MSDI Elevation Stewardship change and   discuss the NAIP Imagery Program, statewide LiDAR activities and other policy related to geographic information & systems in Montana. 

The Montana Department of Revenue is offering extended call center hours again this tax season to help taxpayers before this Tuesday’s individual income tax filing deadline.

Thursday, April 12, 2018/Categories: Department of Revenue/Tags: Income Tax, Tax Refunds

Governor Steve Bullock today showcased Flathead Valley Community College’s Early Childhood Center (ECC) that provides both high-quality early childhood education for preschoolers and teaching experience for students pursuing early childhood degrees.

Thursday, April 12, 2018/Categories: Governor's Office/Tags:

Legislative Audit Committee to review the Department of Fish Wildlife & Parks, the State of Montana Single Audit, the Department of Commerce, and the Management of Montana’s State Parks System at the April meeting.

Governor Steve Bullock today held a press conference to tout the economic benefits of Montana Medicaid in generating jobs and boosting labor market participation among low-income Montanans. Bullock shared data released today by the University of Montana’s Bureau of Business and Economic Research, Montana Healthcare Foundation, and Headwaters Foundation in a report on “The Economic Impact of Medicaid Expansion in Montana.”  

Wednesday, April 11, 2018/Categories: Governor's Office/Tags:

Five years after launching the Equal Pay for Equal Work Taskforce, Governor Steve Bullock on National Equal Pay Day renewed his charge to close Montana’s gender wage gap. Bullock unveiled a new Executive Order promoting equal pay while speaking at a Montana business that prioritizes workplace transparency.

Tuesday, April 10, 2018/Categories: Governor's Office/Tags:

DEQ asking for public comment to identify issues and possible alternatives

Friday, April 6, 2018/Categories: Department of Environmental Quality/Tags:
Friday, April 6, 2018/Categories: Department of Corrections/Tags: