WILD HORSE, MONT.—U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) reminds travelers that the extended summer hours at the port of Wild Horse, Mont., will begin tomorrow, May 15. The port will operate 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily.
Extended summer hours will run from May 15 to October 31, 2013. The winter schedule of 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. will resume on November 1.
Wild Horse, Montana, is a CBP permit port, which means that a cargo permit is required to import commercial merchandise into the U.S. through this port. Permits must be approved in advance of cargo arrival. The CBP Area Port of Great Falls, which processes permit applications, has implemented a streamlined process to facilitate permit approvals. Contact the supervisory entry officer at (406) 453-7631 for more information.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection is the unified border agency within the Department of Homeland Security charged with the management, control and protection of our nation's borders at and between the official ports of entry. CBP is charged with keeping terrorists and terrorist weapons out of the country while enforcing hundreds of U.S. laws.