Posted on: September 25, 2017

Dive in Movie

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Aquatic Center
Posted on: October 12, 2017

Happy Halloween!

The Aquatic Center will close at 3:30pm on October 31st for Halloween

Aquatic Center
Posted on: October 12, 2017

Aquamotion Training

Water Aerobic Instructors, this is your chance to work with Margie Caldwell Cooper.  Learn to teach classes the Aquamotion/Hydro-Fit way!  For more information, CLICK HERE.

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Aquatic Center

Posted on: October 15, 2017

Clean Up Continues Following Power Outage

Idaho Falls Power thanks all of their customers who were so patient yesterday as they worked through the long list of individual outages. They will be in clean up mode for a few days following yesterday's storm. 

"A heartfelt thank you to the...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: October 14, 2017

Multiple Power Outages Due to Snow Fall

UPDATE: 5:02 PM: There are currently less than 350 customers still without power. We are getting closer to having everyone's power restored. We are grateful for everyone's patience. As you can imagine this has been a really long day for our line crews, di...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: October 14, 2017

Idaho Falls Zoo Closed Due to Snow

ATTENTION. WEATHER CLOSURE: Today, the Idaho Falls Zoo will be closed to the public today and the Penguin Pals Zoo Tots class will not take place. The snow has caused loss of power, damage to some of the trees in the zoo, and pathways in the zoo are slick...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: October 13, 2017

2017 Leaf Collection Schedule

The City of Idaho Falls leaf collection schedule will begin on Monday, October 16, 2017.

Residents are encouraged to visit the homepage of the city’s website at www.idahofallsidaho.gov, click here or call the Street Division at (208) 612-8490 to ...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: October 13, 2017

Use Caution - American Mountain Lion Spotted near Idaho Falls Regional Airport

An American mountain lion was spotted in Idaho Falls this morning at approximately 4:30 a.m. near the Idaho Falls Regional Airport.  Residents are advised to use caution. Dispatch issued a code red call to residents on the west side of Idaho Fall...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: October 12, 2017

Traffic Reduced to Single Lane Today on E. Lincoln Road

CONSTRUCTION NOTICE: Today, the Water Division will be repairing a leaking water service located in the 900 block of E. Lincoln Road, just east of its intersection with N. Yellowstone Highway. 

Construction will impact the morning commute. &nb...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: October 6, 2017

Boo at the Zoo!

Boo at the Zoo, one of Idaho Falls Zoo’s largest fundraisers is set for October 26, 27, and 28. Hosted by the Tautphaus Park Zoological Society, Boo at the Zoo showcases a huge array of lights and lighted displays, dozens of decorations...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: October 5, 2017

Local First Responders Host “Real Heroes’ Trunk-or-Treat” Halloween Event

Are you looking for a safe environment for trick-or-treating this year? Bring all of your ghosts and goblins to the Bonneville County Courthouse on Sat., October 28 for a family-friendly Halloween event with local first responders and businesses. ...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: October 10, 2017

Idaho Falls Zoo Caring for Terminally Ill Snow Leopard

A significant and sudden weight loss in July was the first sign that alerted Zookeeper Dallas LaDucer that something was changing with the 7-year-old male snow leopard, Ketu.

“We spend every day with over 300 animals that are as close to us as fa...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: October 6, 2017

Structure Fire, Oct. 6, 2017

On Oct. 6, 2017 at approximately 12:20 p.m., the Idaho Falls Fire Department was dispatched to 10655 N. 26 W. for a reported structure fire.

Upon arrival, firefighters discovered smoke coming from a small, single-story detached shop.

Crews were able to knoc...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: October 7, 2017

Idaho Falls Zoo Regular Season Extended One More Week

Thanks to the good weather, zoo patrons will now have one more week to enjoy the Idaho Falls Zoo during its regular season! The zoo will be open daily through Sunday, Oct. 15 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Fall is a great time to visit the zoo to see some of the co...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: October 5, 2017

City Taking Public Comments on Proposed 2018 Roadway Improvements for 17th Street

Several wide-ranging roadway safety and pavement improvements along the 17th Street corridor in Idaho Falls are under consideration for the summer of 2018. The City of Idaho Falls Engineering Division is seeking comment on the proposed improvements.

Intere...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: September 29, 2017

International Walk to School Day

The Bonneville Metropolitan Planning Organization (BMPO), School District 91 and School District 93 Elementary schools, as well as schools from around the world will celebrate International Walk to School Day the morning of October 4, 20...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: September 26, 2017

2nd Annual Fire Prevention Community Block Party

The Idaho Falls Fire Department invites the community to the 2nd annual Fire Prevention Community Block Party on Thursday, September 28 from 5:00-8:00 p.m.

This FREE, family-oriented event will be held at the new Downtown Fire Station 1, located at 343 &am...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: September 26, 2017

Grass Fire on John Adams Parkway

At approximately 2:00 p.m. on September 26, 2017, the Idaho Falls Fire Department responded to a report of smoke and flames in the backyard of a residential property located at the 1900 block of John Adams Parkway in Idaho Falls.  

Upon arrival, c...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: September 22, 2017

Alley Phase of Auto-Load Program Begins Next Week

Alleyway neighborhoods in Idaho Falls will receive shared 1.5 and/or 3-yard containers beginning Monday, Sept. 25. Alleyway residents are advised to begin using the new containers as soon as they arrive. 

The new containers, which are part of the ...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: September 20, 2017

Idaho Falls Police Department Lt. Steven Poulter Graduates from FBI Academy

The Idaho Falls Police Department congratulates Lt. Steven Poulter on his recent graduation from the Federal Bureau of Investigation National Academy.

Lt. Poulter attended the ten-week FBI National Academy in Quantico, Virginia where he graduated with 224 ...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: September 20, 2017

RESCHEDULED: Off-Highway Vehicle Trails Expanded at Idaho Falls Raceway

UPDATE (9/21/17, 11:30 a.m.): The Ribbon Cutting ceremony at Idaho Falls Raceway has been rescheduled to next Friday, September 29 at 11:00 a.m. due to rainy weather.  

ORIGINAL RELEASE: Motorcycle and ATV enthusiasts will now have more than seven...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: September 18, 2017

Water Service Repair Today Between S. Holmes Ave & June Ave

On Monday, September 18, 2017, the Water Division will be repairing a water service located at the 700 block of East 17th Street between S Holmes Avenue and June Avenue. Construction will begin at 9:00 a.m. and is expected to be complete before the evenin...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: September 12, 2017

Coffee with a Cop / Meet & Greet Chief Johnson

All community members are invited to join us this Saturday, Sept. 16 for Coffee with a Cop at the Villa Coffeehouse on Park Avenue from 10:00 a.m. until noon.

There is no agenda or speeches – just a chance to ask questions, voice concerns and meet Chief Jo...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: September 12, 2017

River Walk Electrical Project Begins this Week

Idaho Falls Power (IFP) will begin an electrical and lighting project to improve the beauty and upgrade the path illumination along the west side of the River Walk later this week. The project is expected to last four to six weeks.

This project, which will...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: September 11, 2017

Mayor Casper Proclaims September 11-16th Suicide Prevention Week

In partnership with the Suicide Prevention Action Network of East Idaho, Mayor Rebecca Casper has issued an official proclamation designating September 11 – 16th “Suicide Prevention Week” in Idaho Falls.

Idaho Falls City Counc...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: September 11, 2017

River Walk Construction Notice

River Walk Construction Notice: Crews will be working on the west Snake River River Walk pathway from Pancheri Drive to Broadway today and tomorrow (Sept. 11-12). Work will consist of pathway patching and a path seal. Cyclists and pedestrians are encourag...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: August 31, 2017

9/11 Fallen Heroes Memorial Tribute

Community members are invited to join us for an event honoring each of the 403 first responders who lost their lives on 9/11.

The 4th Annual 9/11 Fallen Heroes Memorial Tribute 5K/10K Run and 1 Mile walk will be held on Saturday, Sept. 9, 2017. The race wi...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: August 30, 2017

Calling All Vendors - Boo at the Zoo!

Organizers of Boo at the Zoo, Idaho Falls’ largest “Merry not Scary” family-friendly Halloween event are seeking vendors to sponsor and run trick-or-treat stations.

“Boo at the Zoo attracts families from Idaho Falls ...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: August 25, 2017

Construction Notice: ADA Improvements, E. Elva St./N. Holmes Ave. Intersection Closure

ADA Improvements 

The City of Idaho Falls Street Division will be installing ADA sidewalk ramps at various locations throughout the city. The anticipated completion time is mid-September.

  • Intersection of N. Capital Avenue & “B&rdq...
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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: August 25, 2017

Construction Notice – Chip Sealing on 17th Street & Hitt Road

On Sunday, Aug. 27, HK Contractors will begin chip-sealing, sweeping and fog coating city streets in the following locations:

  • 17th Street – Balboa Drive to the canal east of the 17th Street & Hitt Road (S 25th E) intersection
  • Hitt Road &nd...
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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: August 24, 2017

Meet the Idaho Falls Police Department’s New Chief: Bryce Johnson

On Monday, August 14, the Idaho Falls Police Department welcomed new Chief of Police, Bryce Johnson. After a panel of six unanimously chose Johnson for the job, the Johnson family made the long trip south from Juneau, Alaska. They are excited to call Idah...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: August 24, 2017

Maeck Donates, City Matches Funding for Civic Auditorium Renovations

During tonight’s meeting, City Council approved a Memorandum of Understanding which includes a $750,000 donation, with matched funding by the City of Idaho Falls, for renovations of the Idaho Falls Civic Auditorium.   

The gener...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: August 24, 2017

City Awarded $100,000 for Curbside Recycling & Water Conservation

The City of Idaho recently received two grants totaling $100,000.

One grant for $90,000 from the Department of Energy will assist the city in pursuing a franchise agreement with a private vendor to provide voluntary curbside recycling within city limits. T...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: August 24, 2017

Municipal Candidate Filing Period Opens Monday

The candidate-filing period for municipal elections opens at 8:00 a.m. on Monday, August 28, 2017. 

City of Idaho Falls residents interested in running for Idaho Falls Mayor or City Council (seats 2, 4 and 6) should file their documentation with t...

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

Eclipse Update from Bonneville County Incident Command

Viewing Areas:

City viewing sites are filling up.  The River Walk is at capacity, and Broadway is very congested. At this time, city parks still have room for viewing, but they are filling up quickly. We are advising locals and guests to walk or b...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: August 15, 2017

Eclipse Call Center Established: (208) 612-8811

To facilitate the phone calls coming in regarding the Great American Total Solar Eclipse, the City of Idaho Falls has established a call center, effective immediately.

The call center will be staffed daily from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. by City of Idaho Falls...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: August 1, 2017

Idaho Falls Zoo Proudly Announces the Birth of Two More Lion Cubs

No, you didn’t misread the headline! The baby boom at the Idaho Falls Zoo continues! Kimani, the zoo’s African lioness, gave birth to two female cubs on July 11.  That is only five months after becoming a first-time mom to mal...

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City of Idaho Falls News

Posted on: October 6, 2017

Structure Fire, Oct. 6, 2017

On Oct. 6, 2017 at approximately 12:20 p.m., the Idaho Falls Fire Department was dispatched to 10655 N. 26 W. for a reported structure fire.

Upon arrival, firefighters discovered smoke coming from a small, single-story detached shop.

Crews were able to knoc...

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Fire Department
Posted on: October 5, 2017

Local First Responders Host “Real Heroes’ Trunk-or-Treat” Halloween Event

Are you looking for a safe environment for trick-or-treating this year? Bring all of your ghosts and goblins to the Bonneville County Courthouse on Sat., October 28 for a family-friendly Halloween event with local first responders and businesses. ...

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Fire Department
Posted on: September 26, 2017

2nd Annual Fire Prevention Community Block Party

The Idaho Falls Fire Department invites the community to the 2nd annual Fire Prevention Community Block Party on Thursday, September 28 from 5:00-8:00 p.m.

This FREE, family-oriented event will be held at the new Downtown Fire Station 1, located at 343 “E”...

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Fire Department
Posted on: September 26, 2017

Grass Fire on John Adams Parkway

At approximately 2:00 p.m. on September 26, 2017, the Idaho Falls Fire Department responded to a report of smoke and flames in the backyard of a residential property located at the 1900 block of John Adams Parkway in Idaho Falls.  

Upon arrival, c...

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Fire Department

Posted on: October 14, 2017

Multiple Power Outages Due to Snow Fall

We have multiple outages scatter throughout the Idaho Falls area due to heavy snow fall. We have all available personnel out working to restore power as soon as possible. Due to the wide variety of outage locations, we currently do not have restore times....

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Idaho Falls Power
Posted on: September 12, 2017

River Walk Electrical Project Begins this Week

Idaho Falls Power (IFP) will begin an electrical and lighting project to improve the beauty and upgrade the path illumination along the west side of the River Walk later this week. The project is expected to last four to six weeks.

This project, which will...

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Idaho Falls Power

Posted on: October 13, 2017

The Great Pumpkin Cross Cyclocross & 5k October 20th

4th Annual Idaho Falls Great Pumpkin Cross. (Bike race)
Register here on-line or at the Recreation Center 520 Memorial, or at the event.
For more information, contact Gray at 801-574-5916.

Additional Info... Parks & Recreation
Posted on: October 3, 2017

Monster Spook Park (Weekends in October)

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Ride in a REAL haunted monster truck and relive the story of the mysterious Butcher family, and then walk (or TRY to run) through the Depths of Darkness on the Monster Scare Tour at the Monsters of Idaho Falls Spook Park at Sandy Downs!

Additional Info... Parks & Recreation
Posted on: September 21, 2017

Pickeleball every Monday & Wednesday at the Rec Center!

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Drop in Pickleball every Monday & Wednesday. 9-11am and 2-3:30pm.
$3.00/adults & $2.00/seniors! Get out of the cold and have some fun! Call us with any questions at 612-8580.

Parks & Recreation
Posted on: October 1, 2017

Pre-School Open Gym begins October 17th!

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Mark your calendar! The popular pre-school gym begins October 17th at the Recreation Center, 520 Memorial. We have toys and balls and hoppity-hops and plasma cars! 9am to 11am every Tuesday and Friday morning! Only $1.00 per child! Kids 6 and under!

Additional Info... Parks & Recreation

Posted on: October 5, 2017

Local First Responders Host “Real Heroes’ Trunk-or-Treat” Halloween Event

Are you looking for a safe environment for trick-or-treating this year? Bring all of your ghosts and goblins to the Bonneville County Courthouse on Sat., October 28 for a family-friendly Halloween event with local first responders and businesses. ...

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Police Department
Posted on: September 20, 2017

Idaho Falls Police Department Lt. Steven Poulter Graduates from FBI Academy

The Idaho Falls Police Department congratulates Lt. Steven Poulter on his recent graduation from the Federal Bureau of Investigation National Academy.

Lt. Poulter attended the ten-week FBI National Academy in Quantico, Virginia where he graduated with 224 ...

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Police Department
Posted on: September 12, 2017

Coffee with a Cop / Meet & Greet Chief Johnson

All community members are invited to join us this Saturday, Sept. 16 for Coffee with a Cop at the Villa Coffeehouse on Park Avenue from 10:00 a.m. until noon.

There is no agenda or speeches – just a chance to ask questions, voice concerns and mee...

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Police Department

Posted on: August 31, 2017

Surplus Property

City of Idaho Falls Surplus Property

August 31, 2017

Surplus automotive items are now available online at http://www.publicsurplus.com.  To review items, go to the website, click browse and either search Idaho Falls or Auction #1930393 and #1930566...

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Surplus Equipment