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Rick Tryon

Rick Tryon is an entrepreneur, a singer-songwriter, and is currently serving a four year term as a Great Falls City Commissioner. Helping Montana become an even greater place to live, play and work is Tryon's passion.

What Is The City Of Great Falls Doing About The FUMC “Homeless Camp”?

In recent weeks I've received numerous complaints and questions about the situation at the so-called "homeless camp" in the parking lot and...

Redefining ‘Handout’: Calumet Gets Tax Abatement

At last weeks Great Falls city commission meeting we voted unanimously to approve a tax abatement, worth about $2.8 million over 10...

Tribune Misreports That ‘Anti-Trans’ Flyer Was Distributed In Great Falls

Because I've been asked about it several times, I felt it necessary at last night's Great Falls city commission meeting to publicly...

Great Falls/Cascade County Still Stagnant

At last week's Great Falls city commission meeting we voted to approve a $150,000 funding request, using federal ARPA funds, for the...

Some Only See One Side Of The “Homeless Encampment” Problem

During the public comment portion of last night's Great Falls City Commission meeting quite a few local residents got up and expressed...

Comparing Great Falls’ Economic Data To Rest Of State

This week I received and reviewed some of the latest economic data put out by Patrick Barkey and the Bureau of Business...

‘White Lives Matter’ Comes To Great Falls

Yesterday I received some photos from a local resident showing handbills posted in Great Falls promoting a 'White Lives Matter' agenda.

Commissioner Tryon’s Priorities For 2022

With 2022 almost here, I thought it would be a good time to provide Great Falls folks with a brief outline of...

Tryon ‘Sets The Record Straight’

After seeing someone named Ed Caffrey 'quote' me incorrectly on public news sites twice over the past week regarding the Great Falls...

KRTV Great Falls Quashes Dissent

In case you missed it, the City Commission was recently asked by City Manager Greg Doyon about how to proceed with City...