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Bozeman Schools Will Not Reopen This Spring

Posted by Mark L. Corner on April 27, 2020 in  Corona Virus Resources
During a Bozeman School Board meeting Monday night April 27th, the board of trustees voted unanimously to not reopen schools this spring and continue with remote learning.  Montana Governor Steve Bullock's order allows schools to reopen after May 7th but gave school reopening authority to each school district.  The Bozeman School Board did not discuss High School graduation but Superintendent Bob Connors said there will be a graduation ceremony but it may not look like past graduations.  The Butte Sc... read more

State Campgrounds to Reopen Beginning May 1

Posted by Mark L. Corner on April 24, 2020 in  Corona Virus Resources
The following FWP updates are in response to Gov. Bullock’s plan announced on Wednesday:• Overnight camping opportunities will resume at State Parks on May 1.• Campers between May 1st and May 15th may encounter reduced amenities or limited services that are typical for the opening of early-season recreational sites• Group sites, including fishing piers, will open May 1.• At all sites, social distancing guidelines must be strictly followed.• Visitor centers and park offices are still c... read more
At a press conference 12 pm Wednesday April 22nd, Montana Governor Steve Bullock announced the following easing of statewide restrictions due to the Corona Virus:Phase 1Sunday April 26th: The "Stay At Home" order will be canceled effective Sunday April 26th. People can not congregate in groups larger than 10.  No large parties or BBQ's to celebrate. Churches can reopen with 6' social distancing between families and with reduced attendance. Monday April 27th: Retail businesses can reopen by limiting the amou... read more

Montana "Stay At Home" Order Extended to April 24th

Posted by Mark L. Corner on April 09, 2020 in  Corona Virus Resources

Governor Steve Bullock extended the statewide "Stay At Home" order until April 24th which includes all the current rules of school closures and dine-in food or alcohol service.  He is now also encouraging everyone to wear a face mask if you are out in public.  Here is the link to his complete order  Governor's Closure Extension to April 24th

On Monday March 30th, Governor Steve Bullock signed an order preventing rental tenants from getting evicted during the dates of his Stay At Home order which goes until April 10th.A landlord can not: Evict you for non-payment of rent Charge any late fees, penalties or interest refuse to renew or extend your rental contract increase your rent terminate any utilities to your unit Or report and late payments to a credit bureau This order also prevents any foreclosure action from a lender.The Governor was clear, this ... read more