Commissioner Districts

Department Details:

800 South Main
Room 302
Kalispell, MT 59901-5420

(406) 758-5503
(406) 758-5861  FAX

Monday - Friday except holidays
8:00am to 5:00pm

Commissioners' Office

LOCATION: 800 South Main, Room 302, Kalispell, MT

COUNTY Courthouse - THIrd floor

Public Notices

Notice of Public Hearing: Wolfe Zone Change / Blanchard Lake Zoning District

  • Hearing: April 25, 2018 at 10:30 AM


2018 Fire Season Begins May 1


Notice of Public Hearing: Tax Incentive / Total Label

  • Hearing: May 1, 2018 at 9:15 AM


Notice of Public Hearing: McDonald Zone Change / Highway 93 North Zoning District

  • Hearing: May 1, 2018 at 10:00 AM


Notice of Public Hearing: Laxton-Moe-Manuwal Zone Change / Highway 93 North Zoning District

  • Hearing: May 7, 2018 at 9:00 AM


Notice of Public Hearing: Red Elk - Wartnow Zone Change / Evergreen Zoning District

  • Hearing: May 7, 2018 at 10:00 AM


Notice of Public Hearing: Johnson Zone Change / Westside Zoning District

  • Hearing: May 10, 2018 at 10:00 AM


Notice of Public Hearing: Bigfork Center for the Performing Arts Zone Change / Bigfork Zoning District

  • Hearing: May 21, 2018 at 10:30 AM


All public hearings take place in the Commissioners' Chambers, located on the third floor of the County Courthouse at 800 South Main Street in Kalispell, MT. 

Note: Scheduled items are subject to change.  Check the Commissioners' Agenda for more information. 

Calls for Bids / RFQs / RFPs

2018 Dust Cost Share Program, Road Department


Crushing & Stockpiling Gravel: Old Steel Bridge Pit, Road Department


To automatically receive information about bids, please send a written request with your address and a brief summary of the goods or services that your organization provides to or via FAX to (406) 758-5861.

Board / Committee Vacancies    

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County Boards & Committees

Various terms are available with the following boards and committees:


Blacktail TV District Board Vacancy


Fire District Vacancies

These rural fire district boards have positions with three-year terms that begin on June 1, 2018:

  • Blankenship Rural Fire District
  • South Kalispell Rural Fire District
  • West Valley Rural Fire District


Library Board Vacancy

The ImagineIF Library has one vacancy for a five-year term that begins on July 1, 2018 and runs through June 30, 2023.  An application packet is available by calling Teri Dugan at 758-5821. 


Thank you for your interest in serving our community!  All positions are appointed by the Board of County Commissioners.  Please call (406) 758-5537 or email for more information.


Permits / Policies

                 State of Montana Seal

Our Mission - The Board of County Commissioners provide responsive and accountable services to protect and enhance the Flathead community.

Our Core Values - We are committed to:

  • Accountable stewardship of taxpayer resources
  • Respectful and responsive communication
  • Professional service with quality and integrity
  • Proactive and innovative leadership at all levels
  • Creating a positive team culture that values all people
  • Safety and security throughout the County
  • Equal treatment for all

Adopted by the Employees of Flathead County and the Board of County Commissioners.

Commissioner, District 1, Philip B. Mitchell - Email
Phil Mitchell was elected in November 2014 and began his term on January 1, 2015. He represents District 1 in the northern part of the County.

Chairman of the Board, District 2, Pamela Holmquist - Email
Board Chair Pamela Holmquist is serving her second term, which began January 1, 2017. She represents District 2 in the central and southeastern areas of the County.

Commissioner, District 3, Gary D. Krueger - Email               Gary Krueger was elected in November 2012 and began his term on January 1, 2013.  He represents District 3 in the western part of the County.

County Administrator Mike Pence - Email
Mike Pence started working for the County on February 22, 2005 and has over 30 years of experience in municipal management.