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Philip M. Faccenda

Philip M. Faccenda is an AIA award-winning architect and planner. He is the Editor-in-Chief of E-City Beat.

Great Falls ‘Educator’ Launches XXX Rated Attack On E-City Beat Publisher

This Post Contains Content Not Suitable For Children One of the reasons E-City Beat occasionally publishes anonymous articles, and...

Cascade County Democrats Melt Down After Jesse Slaughter Breaks Up With Them

If you had asked a local Democrat just a week ago to rate Sheriff Jesse Slaughter's job performance, they would have gushed...

Republican Fred Burow Challenges Democrat Bob Kelly For Mayor

Yesterday, former City Commissioner Fred Burow filed to run for mayor, challenging incumbent Bob Kelly. It would be wise...

Did The City Drop A Doodie In The Pool?

Oh my gosh! Private procurement for architectural and engineering services are one thing, but Federal procurement rules for procurement...

Biased: Great Falls Tribune Hires Liberal Activist As Local ‘Watchdog’

If you missed Great Falls Tribune editor Grady Higgins' piece from a couple of weeks ago, chances are you might not have...

Unfair Or Illegal?

Did the City’s Indoor Recreation Center and Aquatic Facility consultant selection process violate the Federal Procurement rules? In June...

Stop – In The Name Of Fairness And Common Sense

What’s a 50 meter pool that is 25 meters short? If you answered, “very short-sighted”, you’d be correct, but that’s what you...

Groundhog Falls

HISTORY JUST KEEPS REPEATING ITSELF After Mantle and Maris hit back-to-back home runs in 1961, Yogi Berra said “It’s...

Location, Location, Location: Haste Makes Waste

As they say, location is hugely important in real estate. Process is equally important in a fair and competitive...

Timber

If it wasn’t enough for the Great Falls Public School District to deforest the Great Falls High School original campus by cutting...