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Posted on: November 30, 2022

Temporary Road Closure: Hemmert Avenue

Road Closure

A small section of Hemmert Avenue in Idaho Falls will be closed this Thursday and Friday, Dec. 1 and Dec. 2, to allow construction crews to safely perform utility work. Detours will be in place. The public should plan alternate routes. 

The road c...

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Public Works
Posted on: November 30, 2022

City of Idaho Falls updates snow removal schedule and prepares for more snowfall

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City of Idaho Falls departments are preparing for windy conditions and an additional 4-6 inches of snow over the next couple of days. The snow removal schedule was updated after receiving a winter storm notification earlier this morning from the National ...

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Public Works
Posted on: November 30, 2022

Zone A snow plowing on hold

Idaho Falls Snow Removal

After receiving an updated weather advisory earlier this morning from the National Weather Service calling for an additional 4-6 inches of snow over the next couple of days, the City of Idaho Falls is holding off on plowing Zone A (center of the ...
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Public Works
Posted on: November 28, 2022

Snow removal parking restrictions are now in place for all Idaho Falls roadways

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The recent accumulation of snow has exceeded two inches which qualifies as a snow event in Idaho Falls. Parking restriction are now in place for all roads located within Idaho Falls city limits. Another notice will be sent when restrictions are lifted. &a...

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Public Works
Posted on: November 23, 2022

Sunnyside Road reduced to one lane of traffic on Sunday

Road Work Ahead

On Sunday, Nov., 27, Sunnyside Road will be reduced down to one eastbound lane of traffic near its intersection with Channing Way to the north and Crestwood Lane to the south. 

The lanes will be closed from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., barring unforeseen co...

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Public Works
Posted on: November 22, 2022

S Boulevard Water Line Repair

Road Closure

Traffic will be detoured on S Boulevard, near Tautphaus Park, tomorrow as construction crews repair a leaking water line. Motorists are encouraged to use alternate routes. 

The Water Division will begin repairing the water line at 8:30 a.m. on Wed...

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Public Works
Posted on: November 7, 2022

S Boulevard overpass will temporarily close for water service repair

Road Closed Sign

The City of Idaho Falls Water Division will be repairing a leaking waterline near the entrance to the S Boulevard overpass at its intersection with Northgate Mile. Construction begins at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 8.

Southbound traffic on Northgate Mile will ...

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Public Works
Posted on: October 18, 2022

Idaho Falls Leaf Collection Schedule

Leaf Collection_Idaho Falls Public Works

Courtesy of the Idaho Falls Street Division, residents will once again receive help with leaf collection beginning Monday, Oct. 24.  

City residents may rake their leaves – free of branches and other debris – into the curb the week prior to their ...

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Public Works
Posted on: September 1, 2022

S Capital Avenue Road Closure

S Capital Avenue Railroad Crossing

A section of S Capital Avenue, near Idaho Falls Power and the Idaho Falls Public Library, will be closed on Tuesday, Sept. 6 starting at 7 a.m. Barring unforeseen conditions, the roadway will reopen by the evening of Wednesday, Sept. 7. 

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Public Works
Posted on: July 26, 2022

Construction Notice: Sunnyside Road & Crestwood Lane intersection improvements

Road Work Ahead

Knife River has started construction on the intersection of Sunnyside Road and Crestwood Lane/Channing Way in Idaho Falls. The anticipated completion time is the end of September. 

The project consists of widening the southern part of the intersec...

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Public Works
Posted on: April 27, 2022

Water Tower Informational Meetings

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The City of Idaho Falls invites community members to attend one of two informational meetings to receive updates on the Idaho Falls water tower project.

The aging 85-year-old water tower will be replaced by a higher capacity water tower to accommodate Idah...

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Public Works
Posted on: December 17, 2021

Idaho Falls City Council Approves Water Tower Location

Water Tower_Downtown

The Idaho Falls City Council has unanimously voted to approve construction of the city’s new elevated water tower in the south parking lot of the Idaho Falls Public Library.  

The vote was held last evening at the city’s regularly scheduled city c...

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Public Works
Posted on: April 15, 2019

City of Idaho Falls to Replace Water Tower

Idaho Falls Water Tower

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 has been scheduled f...

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Public Works