September 2, 2021 | Issue 3
Community Headlines
City Offices and Transfer Station Closed September 6 - Read Article
Trash normally collected on Mondays will be picked up Tuesday. 
City of Helena Lifts Water Restrictions - Read Article
The end of Stage III water restrictions was announced August 25.
Be Heard Helena
The following projects are active on the City's public engagement website - Be Heard Helena.

From the Vine

FY22 Final Budget Proposal
Construction Corner
Lawrence & Warren Intersection
The project is complete except for some final striping and a little bit of sidewalk. The intersection was opened to traffic for the first day of school. Sod will be installed this week and the fencing will be installed when the materials are available.
Rodney Street
The northern half of phase I is nearly complete and utility crews continue to work just north of Broadway Street finishing up sewer, water and sidewalks. Crews will install a short segment of sewer south of Broadway this week. Utility work should be finished up by the end of next week and streetscape replacement will begin after.
Water Main Replacement
Construction is nearly complete on Lyndale and Park Avenues following water main replacement. The project is only waiting for final pavement striping.
Bid to replace water mains for N. Sanders and S. Dakota streets has been awarded by the City Commission. Work is scheduled to start in spring 2022.
Westside Annexation
Final street paving is wrapping up for Phase II of the Westside Annexation Project. Phase I is complete except for final punch list.
Join our Team
The following positions are currently available with the City of Helena. Visit our employment webpage to learn how you can join our team!
Building Maintenance I
Open until filled

Muni's Grill and Servers
Open until filled

Streets Equipment Operator I
Open until filled

Transit Operator-PT
Open until filled

Water Plant Operator
Closes September 10

Police Officer
Open until filled

City Engineer
Closes September 9
Utility Maintenance Worker
Open until filled

Project Management Specialist
Open until filled

Budget and Revenue Officer
Open until filled

Solid Waste Operator I
Open until filled

Sustainability Coordinator-PT
Closes September 21

Deputy Public Works Director
Closes September 24
City Election Details
The City of Helena's General Election will take place November 2, 2021.
Residents will vote for their Mayor, two Commissioners, and Helena Citizen's Council representatives.
Who Can Vote
Helena residents must be registered to vote to cast a ballot. The deadline to submit a registration application by mail, fax, or email is October 4. Late registration can be done at the County elections office until noon on November 1.
How to Vote
The election will be conducted by mail, with in-person voting at the County elections office. Ballots will be mailed to active registered voters in mid-October. If you do not receive a ballot, contact the elections office.
When to Vote
All ballots must be received (not postmarked) by 8 p.m. on November 2.If you haven't mailed your ballot back by October 26, you are encouraged to drop off your ballot at the County elections office during business hours.
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