Citizens For A Better Flathead
P.O. Box 771, 35 4th St. West, Kalispell, MT 59903
t. 406.756.8993          f. 406 756-8991


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City Governments


Columbia Falls

Flathead County Government

Flathead County Government - Main Page

Commissioner's Agenda  (Updated daily)

County Maps - (Subdivision Plats, Sewer Dists. etc.)

Planning & Zoning Office - Regulations for Zoning, Subdivisions, etc


Land Use Planning & Smart Growth
Roots of Sprawl (2.4 mb pdf.)
Roots of Sprawl II: Sharing the Tax Burden (537 KB pdf)

Montana Smart Growth Coalition - An organization whose mission is   to support safe and healthy communities, sustainable economies, conservation of farm, forest and ranch lands, and protection of natural resources and wildlife habitat.

Smart Growth America - Lots of information on national Smart Growth issues.

Sustainable Communities Network

Smart Growth Online

Local Government Commission

EPA Smart Growth

American Planning Association

CBF Comments on Flathead Subdivision Regulations 2007




Water & Air Quality
Flathead Lakers - People working together for clean water, healthy ecosystems and lasting quality of life in the Flathead Watershed.

Flathead Basin Commission - Created to monitor and protect water quality in one of the state's most important watersheds.

Septic System Impact on Surface Waters - Review for the inland Northwest by the Tri-State Water Quality Council, 2005


Montana Transportation Choices - A transportation study for western Monanta.


Neighborhood Planning

Please be patient, some of these plans are large pdf files that could take a while to pull up.

Draft Lakeside Neighborhood Plan

Somers Neighborhood Plan Information
Ashley Lake Neighborhood Plan                                        
Ashley Lake Map
Bigfork Area Land Use Plan
Bigfork Neighborhood Plan
Canyon Area Land Use Regulatory System (CALURS)
The Canyon Plan
Helena Flats Neighborhood Plan
LaBrant-Lindsey Lane Neighborhood Plan
Lakeside Neighborhood Plan
Little Bitterroot Lake Neighborhood Plan
Rogers Lake Neighborhood Plan
West Valley Neighborhood Plan

Waste Reduction
Waste Not Project

Waste Not Brochure 2008

Montana Waste Reduction & Recycling

Freecycle Flathead

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