The Gallatin County Commission officially eliminated the Capital Improvements Program Committee on Tuesday following the resignation of four of its members earlier this year.

The Belgrade City Council put off a decision last week on whether or not to adopt the new Growth Policy and Parks Plan at the request of city officials due to concerns aired by Gallatin County officials.

Gallatin County, in coordination with the Montana Department of Transportation, held an open house this week to gather community input on potential Axtell Bridge replacement options.

Local government entities have a vision for the way they want the greater Belgrade-Bozeman area to look after Gallatin County’s population has roughly doubled to 200,000 residents over the next 20 years.

With winter’s arrival, the Human Resource Development Council is opening its emergency shelter earlier than planned.