glacier park shutdown http://mtpr.org en Barricades down, gates reopened at Glacier National Park http://mtpr.org/post/barricades-down-gates-reopened-glacier-national-park <p>Barricades came down, open signs switched on, and employees went back to work as Glacier National Park reopened. The partial government shutdown closed the national parks October first.</p><p>Public Affairs Officer Denise Germann says the Park had about 20 to 30 people working during the shutdown. As of Thursday about 250 employees were back on.</p><p>She said a lot of the work going on right now involves getting housing and lodging buttoned up for the winter.</p> Fri, 18 Oct 2013 16:00:26 +0000 Katrin Frye 9877 at http://mtpr.org Barricades down, gates reopened at Glacier National Park