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Winter Resources:

Sub-Zero Temps – Keep your pipes from freezing!! MANY homes in Deer Lodge are dealing with the aftermath of frozen pipes following the multi-day, sub-zero temperature event in January. Follow this handy advice to prevent the problem in the future.

Please proceed safely. In Powell County, winter weather can hit quickly and unexpectedly. It’s very important that no matter where you live in the County, you are prepared. You can find Winter Safety Guidelines here

Even though it’s winter, fire risk can still be high, for households. Be mindful of potential fire hazards and learn more below:

Home Fire Safety

Download and print this helpful one-page brochure on Preventing House Heating Fires



Be prepared for emergencies.

Download the Powell County 72 hour checklist here

We strongly encourage residents to download and print the Powell County evacuation flier found here.


Final Draft of the Multi-jurisdictional Pre-Disaster Mitigation Plan


409 Missouri Ave., Suite 111
Deer Lodge, MT 59722

(406) 846-9718
(406) 846-3891 fax

Office Hours: Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., except holidays

Heather Gregory – Coordinator


Rick Duncan – DES Vice Chair

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