Holiday Leave

Observed Holidays
The following are holidays observed by City employees:
  • January 1 - New Years Day
  • Third Monday in January - Martin Luther King Day
  • Third Monday in February - President’s Day
  • Last Monday in May - Memorial Day
  • July 4 - Independence Day
  • First Monday in September - Labor Day
  • Second Monday in October - Columbus Day
  • November 11 - Veteran’s Day
  • Fourth Thursday in November - Thanksgiving Day
  • December 25 - Christmas Day

Employees receive a holiday for every day declared a legal holiday by the Governor of Montana or the Mayor and City Council of Billings through a resolution or ordinance.

In addition, you also receive every day in which a general election is held throughout the State of Montana.