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Posted on: February 27, 2020

Idaho Falls to Hold Public Engagement Meetings on Northgate & 1st Street Areas

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(Idaho Falls, ID) -- The City of Idaho Falls Community Development Services Department is hosting a series of public outreach meetings to discuss the future of the Northgate and 1st Street areas beginning March 4 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Pinecre...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: February 24, 2020

IFP, Energy & Conservation Leaders Send Letter to Governors on Urgent Snake River Issues

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Idaho Falls Power joined the leaders of 17 energy companies, conservation and community leaders in issuing the following press release/letter to the Governors of Washington, Idaho, Oregon and Montana.

Energy and conservation leaders call on elected officia...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: February 17, 2020

Public Meeting: Water Tower Site Selection

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Construction for the new Idaho Falls water tower is slated to begin in 2022, but the first phase of the four-year project kicks off this week. Residents are invited to be part of the historic process.  

A public meeting will be held on Wednesday, ...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: February 8, 2020

Idaho Falls Lifts Parking Restrictions

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The City of Idaho Falls has completed snow removal activities associated with the recent winter weather event.  As a result, the parking restrictions have been lifted. Property owners are reminded to shovel their walkways to keep our community sa...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: February 7, 2020

Explore Idaho Falls Zoo's Summer Teen Education Program: Junior Zoo Crew

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Hey teens! Are you looking for a great way to get an amazing educational experience while giving back to your community and getting valuable community service hours – hours that look GREAT to potential employers and on college applications?&...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: February 7, 2020

Idaho Falls Zoo Seeks Adult Volunteers for 2020 Season

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The Idaho Falls Zoo needs YOU!  Adult volunteers are essential to the success of your zoo. They assist with conservation presentations and education programs, special events, grounds and exhibit maintenance, gardening and more. 

Would you...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: February 6, 2020

Snow event necessitates parking restrictions (Feb. 6)

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The recent accumulation of snow has exceeded two inches (2”), which qualifies as a snow event according to the City’s Snow and Ice Control Policies and Procedures Manual.  This is the fourth snow event the city has called this...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: February 3, 2020

Sidewalk Snow Removal - Keeping our Community Accessible

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Clearing snow and ice from all pathways – not just along sidewalks, but also parking lots and curb ramps – is an essential part of keeping our community safe and accessible during the winter.   

There are groups of ind...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: January 28, 2020

Idaho Delegation Visits Georgia as Preparations Continue for Growing Nuclear Industry

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(Idaho Falls, ID) -- The City of Idaho Falls joined a delegation from Idaho last week travelling to Waynesboro, Georgia, the home of Plant Vogtle. When complete, Plant Vogtle, units 3 and 4, will be the first new nuclear units built in the United States i...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: January 17, 2020

Gas leak located and stopped

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Crews located and stopped the gas leak on Broadway. The leak was found at a light pole near the intersection of Broadway and I-15. They have opened one of the westbound lanes. However, as the leak was found on the east side of the intersection, the eastbo...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: December 30, 2019

IFFD Announces New Deputy Chief of Operations

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The Idaho Falls Fire Department is pleased to announce that Jon Perry has accepted the position as the department’s new deputy chief of operations. Chief Perry has 25 years in public safety and has served as IFFD’s training division chief since the spring...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: December 9, 2019

IFFD Deputy Fire Chief Retires

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After 25 years of service, Deputy Fire Chief Dave Coffey recently announced his retirement from the Idaho Falls Fire Department (IFFD). He is excited to announce that he has accepted the Fire Chief position for the city of Danville, Virginia. His last day...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: December 6, 2019

City Lifts Parking Restrictions (Dec. 6)

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The City of Idaho Falls has completed snow removal activities associated with the recent winter weather event. As a result, the parking restrictions have been lifted.

Employees from the Street Division will continue to clean up certain areas during regular...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: November 18, 2019

Water Tower Facts

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Frequently Asked Questions

Most would agree that landmarks such as our Idaho Falls River Walk, welcome signs, historic buildings, water tower and other iconic structures make Idaho Falls feel like home. Unfortunately, there comes a time when a decision has...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: November 13, 2019

Everything you need to know about snow removal

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Property owners are encouraged to review snow removal procedures and sign up for notifications in advance of the first snowfall. The snow removal parking restriction ordinance for the season starts on Friday, Nov. 15 and will remain in effect until March ...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: April 15, 2019

City of Idaho Falls to Replace Water Tower

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Idaho Falls, ID – Idaho Falls Public Works staff briefed the Idaho Falls City Council today on plans to replace the city’s aging water tower, currently located along the Snake River near Idaho Falls Power.  The tower ...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: December 21, 2017

Idaho Falls Police Chief announces four promotions, including the IFPD's first female Sergeant

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December 21, 2017

Idaho Falls Police Department Contact:

Holly CookPublic Information Officer605 N. Capital AveIdaho Falls, Idaho 83402Office: (208) 612-8655Cell: (208) 589-3091hcook@idahofallsidaho.govIdaho Falls Police Chief announces...

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