CHIEF MOUNTAIN, Mont. — U.S. Customs and Border Protection Office of Field Operations Area Port of Sweetgrass announces the winter closing of the Chief Mountain Port of Entry. The port will close at 6 p.m. MDT on Sept. 30. The Canad
a Border Services Agency will also close their Port of Chief Mountain, Alberta, the same date and time.
Sweetgrass Area Port Director Daniel Escobedo said, “During the summer of 2019, CBP officers at the Chief Mountain Port of Entry did an amazing job keeping the homeland safe processing thousands of travelers arriving into the United States from all over the world.”
The Chief Mountain Port of Entry will re-open on May 15, 2020.
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 official ports of entry. CBP is charged with securing the borders of the United States while enforcing hundreds of laws and facilitating lawful trade and travel.