Posted on: September 19, 2023
In conjunction with the Idaho Transportation Department, the Idaho Falls Water Division will be closing the southbound lanes of Yellowstone, south of Sunnyside Road at the intersection, beginning tonight, Sept. 19.
Significant impacts to traffic ...Read on...
Posted on: August 17, 2023
Idaho Falls Public Works is pleased to announce that most of the various construction projects are going well and on schedule, with several roads now reopened.
Below is an update on some of the larger projects. Details about all planned...Read on...
Posted on: July 26, 2023
Public transportation in Idaho Falls just got more accessible. Beginning Thursday, July 27, the Greater Idaho Falls Transit (GIFT) On-demand service will offer an after-hours service.
“Thanks to the tremendous amount of support and fee...Read on...
Posted on: June 27, 2023
A little over a year ago, the City of Idaho Falls launched its new public transit service, Greater Idaho Falls Transit (GIFT) On-Demand. Today, city officials are pleased to announce that GIFT received a City Achievement Award in the category of Public Wo...Read on...
Posted on: June 6, 2023
On Monday, June 12, Knife River will begin work on the 25th East expansion project. Both lanes of traffic will remain open, but motorists should expect traffic delays and are encouraged to plan alternate routes.
Traffic Control Plan
The expansion ...Read on...
Posted on: May 27, 2023
Knife River will begin work on two intersections near Rollandet Avenue next Tuesday, May 30. Motorists should expect detours and should plan alternate routes.
Improvements to the intersection of 19th Street and Leslie Avenue will be do...Read on...
Posted on: May 18, 2023
The City of Idaho Falls’ section of N Woodruff Avenue, between Lincoln Road and N Yellowstone Highway, will be widened to better accommodate traffic flow and help with traffic backing up at nearby traffic signals.
The Idaho Falls Street Division...Read on...
Posted on: May 3, 2023
Construction on the new water tower begins Monday, May 8, at the Idaho Falls Public Library. Parking has been modified during construction to accommodate library patrons. Once complete, there will be minimal impacts to parking at the library.
Posted on: April 17, 2023
Now that the snow and ice are melting off the roadways, the Idaho Falls Street Division will begin sweeping streets.
Work starts with arterial and collector streets, as well as streets with striping to prepare them for repainting. Crews will begi...Read on...
Posted on: April 10, 2023
City of Idaho Falls officials are pleased to announce that construction of the new elevated water tower will begin the end of April. The new water tower has a larger 1 million gallon capacity and will be constructed over two years.
The water towe...Read on...
Posted on: April 6, 2023
Beginning Tuesday, April 11 there will be significant traffic impacts at the intersection of Woodruff Avenue and 17th Street. Motorists are advised to plan alternate routes until the project is completed this fall.
Traffic near the project area ...Read on...
Posted on: March 31, 2023
The improvements to the Woodruff Avenue and 17th Street intersection were delayed due to inclement weather conditions but are now set to begin the week of April 3.
Contractors for Idaho Falls Power will begin work to move utilities early next wee...Read on...
Posted on: February 27, 2023
If weather conditions are favorable, improvements to the Woodruff Avenue and 17th Street intersection are scheduled to begin on Monday, March 13. The intersection will be widened to improve traffic flow, reduce congestion, and accommodate forecasted popul...Read on...
Posted on: April 27, 2022
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...Read on...
Posted on: December 17, 2021
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...Read on...
Posted on: April 15, 2019
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...Read on...