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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: January 17, 2020

Plan Alternate Routes; Intersection of Broadway and I-15 Remains Closed Due to Gas Leak

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Motorists and pedestrians are asked to avoid the intersection of Broadway and I-15 today after a section of Broadway was closed down late yesterday afternoon due to a gas leak. Motorists are encouraged to plan alternate routes.

The Idaho Falls Police Depar...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: January 16, 2020

Parking Restrictions Lifted

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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.

Street Division employees will continue to clean up certain areas during regula...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: January 15, 2020

Unique Multi Agency Collaboration Brings Endangered Tamarin from Phoenix to Idaho Falls Zoo

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A Match Across the Miles: Tunda the Tamarin Travels from Phoenix to Idaho Falls

(Idaho Falls, ID) - Thanks to the diligent teamwork of representatives from Idaho Falls Zoo, Phoenix Zoo, Allegiant Air, Idaho Falls Airport (IDA), and Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Air...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: January 13, 2020

Idaho Falls Power Offers Winter Energy Saving Tips

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Idaho Falls, ID – Idaho Falls Power sees its highest peak energy use during the winter months. This is inevitably a result of customers using more energy to heat their homes to combat the cold temperatures that affect our region.

The mor...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: January 13, 2020

Snow event triggers third round of snow removal (Jan. 13)

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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.  Parking restriction are now in place. Vehicles should ...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: January 9, 2020

Idaho Falls Power Offers Tips to be Prepared for Unplanned Outages

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Idaho Falls, ID – Idaho Falls Power strives to provide safe, reliable and affordable electricity around the clock to Idaho Falls residents. Yet, outages still occur due to factors, such as storms, animals, and accidents. When outages oc...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: January 5, 2020

City 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.

Street Division employees will continue to clean up certain areas during regula...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: January 1, 2020

Snow Event Triggers Parking Restrictions (Jan. 1, 2020)

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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.  Parking restriction are now in place. Vehicles should ...

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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 23, 2019

Christmas Tree Disposal Sites

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The City of Idaho Falls Sanitation Division will once again make holiday cleanup efforts easier for residents by offering Christmas tree disposal services.

Although discarded Christmas trees cannot be placed in with the regular garbage due to the process f...

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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)

Idaho Falls Snow Removal

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 14, 2019

Hazmat team cleaning up suspicious fluid dumped on roadway

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The following is a joint press release from the Idaho Falls Fire Department and Bonneville County Sheriff’s Office. 

At approximately 11:10 a.m. on Thursday, Nov. 14, the Idaho Falls/Bonneville County Emergency Dispatch Center (911) received a cal...

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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: October 27, 2019

Large Fire at Precision Boats

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On October 27, 2019 at approximately 12:02 p.m. the Idaho Falls Emergency Dispatch Center received calls from a couple of individuals who reported heavy black smoke coming from the back service area of Precision Boats, located at 2199 N. Woodruff Avenue. ...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: October 16, 2019

Early Morning Fire on Skyline Drive

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Idaho Falls, ID:  At approximately 1:22 a.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 16, the Idaho Falls Fire Department was dispatched to the 700 block of North Skyline Drive for a structure fire. It was reported that one occupant inside the one-story, multi-family ...

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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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

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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