Commissioner Districts

Department Details:

800 South Main
Room 302
Kalispell, MT 59901-5420

(406) 758-5503
(406) 758-5861  FAX

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

Office is closed on holidays

Commissioners' Office

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

COUNTY Courthouse - THIrd floor

Public Notices

Notice of Public Hearing: Annexation to Somers Rural Fire District / TexCaliExit, LLC

  • Hearing: July 23, 2018 at 10:00 AM


Highway 93 North Zoning District / Meyer Zone Change


Notice of Public Hearing: Ray Family Trust Zone Change / Highway 93 North Zoning District

  • Hearing: August 9, 2018 at 9:30 AM


Notice of Public Hearing: Nelson Zone Change / Eastside Zoning District

  • Hearing: August 14, 2018 at 10:30 AM


Bigfork Zoning District / Swan Properties, LLC Zone Change


Notice of Public Hearing: Smith Zone Change / Rural Whitefish Zoning District

  • Hearing: August 20, 2018 at 10:30 AM


Westside Zoning District / Still Zone Change


Notice of Public Hearing: Lund Zone Change and Planned Unit Development / Willow Glen Zoning District

  • Hearing: August 23, 2018 at 9:00 AM


Notice of Public Hearing: Brevik Zone Change / Holt Zoning District

  • Hearing: September 5, 2018 at 9:00 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

Grader Lease - Flathead County Road Department

For more information, please contact Corey Pilsch at 758-5790. ________________________________

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    

Make in difference in our community by volunteering!

Flathead City-County Board of Health

  • One three-year term until 12/31/2020
  • One unexpired term until 12/31/2018

Deadline: July 20, 2018 at 5:00 PM

Details / Email your letter


County Boards & Committees

Various terms are available with the following boards and committees:

Deadline: July 20, 2018 at 5:00 PM

Details & Terms / Email your letter


Fire District Boards

  • South Kalispell Rural Fire District
    • One three-year term until 5/31/2021
  • West Valley Rural Fire District
    • One three-year term until 5/31/2021
  • Whitefish Fire Service Area
    • One unexpired term until 5/31/2019

You must be a registered elector in the district to which you are applying in order to be considered. 

Deadline: July 20, 2018 at 5:00 PM

Terms Email your letter


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.