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Jeni Dodd

Jeni Dodd is a creative, multi-faceted, multi-talented, knowledge junkie. She currently utilizes her skills in a variety of business and artistic endeavors. Liberty, integrity, truth and critical thinking are among her most important precepts.

Heritage Area Opposition Accused Of Bribery By Commissioner Houck

A friend texted me Friday morning asking if I’d seen the latest Great Falls Tribune article about the National Heritage Area. I...

But It’s Part Of The Growth Policy—Not!

Last summer I submitted an ethics complaints to Cascade County Attorney Josh Racki regarding the use of government resources and facilities by...

Citizen Responds To GF City Commissioners’ “Conflict Of Interest” Board Appointments

Call it what you will—Conflict of Interest by any other name is still Conflict of Interest The Great Falls...

City “Aims High” But Does It Miss The Mark?

The Great Falls City Commission approved the Aim High Aquatics and Recreation Center Conditional Use Permit (CUP) at its meeting on May...

Ethics, Great Falls, And A National Heritage Area

The Great Falls City Ethics Committee voted on Wednesday, February 3, 2021 to dismiss all allegations of conflicts of interest and ethics...

Commissioner Houck Requests Closed Ethics Hearing Claiming A “…Personal Attack On Me”

Last summer, I submitted a formal complaint to the Cascade County Attorney against the City of Great Falls regarding use of government...

Cascade County National Heritage Area Designation Not Dead Yet

IMPORTANT! It has come to my attention that there is a misconception among Cascade County residents that since the county commissioners voted...

Big Sky Country National Heritage Area – Boon Or Boondoggle? Part 2

Editor’s note: This is the first of a two part series the effort to have Cascade County designated as a National Heritage...

Big Sky Country National Heritage Area – Boon Or Boondoggle? Part 1

Editor's note: This is the first of a two part series the effort to have Cascade County designated as a National Heritage...

How Much ‘Moe’ Cash Will Shady Deal Cost Great Falls?

_______________________________________________________________________ The developments with the potential city/Maclean Animal Center are quite disturbing to me. Yes, legally two commissioner can apparently meet with members of groups,...