Montana earns 5th spot in 2014 Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index
To determine overall well-being, researchers polled adults in all 50 states assessing five categories of wellness: Purpose, Social, Financial, Community and Physcial. Alaska secured the number one spot for the first time.
High housing prices balanced by low utility and transportation costs: Bozeman's overall cost of living within one percent of the national average for 2014
The 2014 Annual Cost of Living Index report shows Bozeman's composite score as 100.8, meaning Bozeman came in at less than one percent above the national average. The annual score represents an unweighted average of data submitted for the first three quarters of 2014 by 281 participating urban areas.
Communities of Distinction TV features City of Bozeman
This recently released video was produced by Communities of Distinction TV in partnership with the Bozeman Area Chamber of Commerce and the Tourism Business Improvement District. It will run nationwide once and in 13 different markets throughout the summer, as well as on social media and the City Channel.
New website launched for Business Resources Division
The Business Resources Division of the Montana Department of Commerce has launched a new and improved website that is easier to navigate and mobile-friendly. A new Montana Department of Commerce website has also been launched, providing better access to news and information.