Montana Department of Transportation

Bigge Crane Megaload Permit Issued

A permit has been issued for a megaload to travel from Idaho through Montana to Great Falls. The move, planned for seven stages, will travel at night to minimize travel disruptions to others along the route. MORE INFORMATION

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Commissioners

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Kevin Howlett (Chair)

District 1

PO Box 153
Arlee, MT 59821
Phone: 406-745-3525
Fax: 406-745-4095
Email:

Term expires: 1-Jan-2015

Rick Griffith

District 2

135 Rye
Butte, MT 59701
Phone: 406-494-3836
Email:

Term expires: 1-Jan-2017

John Cobb

District 3

P.O. Box 388
Augusta, MT 59410
Phone: 406-562-3670
Email:

Term expires: 1-Jan-2017

Carol Lambert

District 4

PO Box 2
Broadus, MT 59317
Cell: 406-581-9334
Email:

Term expires: 1-Jan-2015

Barb Skelton

District 5

7256 Highway 3
Billings, MT 59106
Phone: 406-245-4076
Email:

Term expires: 1-Jan-2017


License Plate Prefixes

Montana license plates start with a number that indicates the county where the vehicle is registered. Here are those numbers for each county and the county seat

Table 1.1 - Prefix Numbers
PrefixCountyCounty Seat is in...
1Silver BowButte
2CascadeGreat Falls
3YellowstoneBillings
4MissoulaMissoula
5Lewis & ClarkHelena
6GallatinBozeman
7FlatheadKalispell
8FergusLewistown
9Powder RiverBroadus
10CarbonRed Lodge
11PhillipsMalta
12HillHavre
13RavalliHamilton
14CusterMiles City
15LakePolson
16DawsonGlendive
17RooseveltWolf Point
18BeaverheadDillon
19ChoteauFort Benton
20ValleyGlasgow
21TooleShelby
22Big HornHardin
23MusselshellRoundup
24BlaineChinook
25MadisonVirginia City
26PonderaConrad
27RichlandSidney
28PowellDeer Lodge
29RosebudForsyth
30Anaconda - Deer LodgeAnaconda
31TetonChoteau
32StillwaterColumbus
33TreasureHysham
34SheridanPlentywood
35SandersThompson Falls
36Judith BasinStanford
37DanielsScobey
38GlacierCut Bank
39FallonBaker
40Sweet GrassBig Timber
41McConeCircle
42CarterEkalaka
43BroadwaterTownsend
44WheatlandHarlowtown
45PrairieTerry
46GranitePhillipsburg
47MeagherWhite Sulphur Springs
48LibertyChester
49ParkLivingston
50GarfieldJordan
51JeffersonBoulder
52WibauxWibaux
53Golden ValleyRyegate
54MineralSuperior
55PetroleumWinnett
56LincolnLibby

Prefix Numbers in a Given District

  • District 1
  • 4 - Missoula
  • 7 - Flathead
  • 13 - Ravalli
  • 15 - Lake
  • 28 - Powell
  • 35 - Sanders
  • 46 - Granite
  • 54 - Mineral
  • 56 - Lincoln
  • District 2
  • 1 - Silver Bow
  • 6 - Gallatin
  • 18 - Beaverhead
  • 25 - Madison
  • 30 - Anaconda /
    Deer Lodge
  • 43 - Broadwater
  • 47 - Meagher
  • 49 - Park
  • 51 - Jefferson
  • District 3
  • 2 - Cascade
  • 5 - Lewis & Clark
  • 12 - Hill
  • 19 - Chouteau
  • 21 - Toole
  • 24 - Blaine
  • 26 - Pondera
  • 31 - Teton
  • 38 - Glacier
  • 48 - Liberty
  • District 4
  • 9 - Powder River
  • 11 - Phillips
  • 14 - Custer
  • 16 - Dawson
  • 17 - Roosevelt
  • 20 - Valley
  • 27 - Richland
  • 29 - Rosebud
  • 34 - Sheridan
  • 37 - Daniels
  • 39 - Fallon
  • 41 - McCone
  • 42 - Carter
  • 45 - Prairie
  • 50 - Garfield
  • 52 - Wibaux
  • District 5
  • 3 - Yellowstone
  • 8 - Fergus
  • 10 - Carbon
  • 22 - Big Horn
  • 23 - Musselshell
  • 32 - Stillwater
  • 33 - Treasure
  • 36 - Judith Basin
  • 40 - Sweet Grass
  • 44- Wheatland
  • 53 - Golden Valley
  • 55 - Petroleum