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Kootenai County Courthouse1 Veterans Memorial Plaza2 Winter in Coeur d'Alene3 Arrow Point on Lake Coeur d'Alene4 Lake Coeur d'Alene5 Coeur d'Alene Resort Golf Course6 North Fork of the Coeur d'Alene River7 Post Falls Dam on Spokane River8 Sandbar on Hayden Lake9 Centennial Trail on Spokane River10 Aerial View of the Coeur d'Alene Airport11
Current News and Events

2/17/2017 - Kootenai County 3rd Annual Student Essay Contest


Kootenai County Historic Preservation Commission's (HPC's) third annual Student Essay Contest on Kootenai County History. The theme for the 2016-2017 school year contest is "Kootenai County's Historic Homes."(Please click here for essay rules and guidelines.)

The goal of the contest is to promote students' awareness of local history and instill in them an appreciation of Kootenai County's rich ... [Read More]

1/13/2017 - NOTICE OF RECRUITMENT FIRST JUDICIAL DISTRICT MAGISTRATE JUDGE - BONNER COUNTY




The Magistrates Commission of the First Judicial District is seeking applicants for the position of Magistrate Judge for Bonner County. This is a new position. This position will be chambered in the Bonner County Courthouse in Sandpoint, Idaho. The position is available June 1, 2017.

Please click her... [Read More]

1/1/2017 - Kootenai County Annual Boat Launch Pass

Please click here for your 2017 Annual Boat Launch Pass.
Your pass may be purchased on-line and the County Parks and Waterways Department will mail it to you.

Click here to view sites where Boat Launch Passes are required. Annual launch passes for your vehicle may be purchased for $25 for boats registered in Idaho, an... [Read More]

11/8/2016 - November 8, 2016 General Election



Kootenai County's 2016 General Election Results may be found by clicking here..




3/24/2016 - Land Use and Development Code Available

Please click here for a copy of the Kootenai County Land Use and Development Code.

Please email Community Development Director David Callahan at dcallahan@kcgov.us with any questions or concerns.

3/24/2016 - Poll Workers Needed!



Poll Workers needed! For more information please click here.



7/11/2014 - Public Awareness Program Aimed at Aquifer Protection

While most of us probably never consider it, liquids that flow into drywells and catch basins eventually end up in our drinking water-either directly or indirectly.

To raise awareness of this fact, the cities of Coeur d'Alene and Post Falls, in cooperation with Kootenai County, have invested $2,000 on stormwater disks that remind the public not to dump impure liquids.

The disks will soon be mounted on curbs and pavement next to drywells and catch basins in an effort to protect the Rathdrum Aquifer, which is the sole source of ... [Read More]

1/2/2014 - Coeur d'Alene Airport 2012 Master Plan


The Coeur d'Alene Airport 2012 Master Plan is available here. This Plan provides information on historic and current airport activities, evaluates projected future airport activities, and identifies a plan to direct and accommodate airport improvement and development - all in an effort to expand Coeur d'Alene Airport's service to its users and its community.

5/4/2016 - 2015 Solid Waste Analysis Available

Download your copy of the 2015 Solid Waste Analysis Report here.

The annual report is an important historical record and planning tool. Utilizing historical data, the Solid Waste Department can address current obligations while looking to the demands of the future.

All detailed reporting information can be viewed at the Idaho DEQ Office in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho or at the administration office of the Kootenai Coun... [Read More]

6/25/2015 - KOOTENAI COUNTY AIRPORT (COE) PUBLIC NOTICE

The Coeur d'Alene Airport (owned and operated by Kootenai County) announces a 1.7% Annual Participation Goal (APG)for Disadvantaged Business Enterprises (DBE) for Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) funded contracts during the federal fiscal year 2015-2017. The information pertaining to the Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) APG goal methodology is available for inspection at www.kcgov.us or the Kootenai County Board of County Commissioners office located at 451 N Government Way, Coeur d'Alene, Idaho 83814 during normal business hours for thirty (30) days following the date of this notice. The in... [Read More]

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It is the mission of Kootenai County government to provide professional service with regard to public safety, essential service, preservation of natural resources and the responsible management of public assets for the common well-being of our citizens.


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Physical Address: 451 Government Way, Coeur d'Alene, Idaho 83814 Mailing Address: PO Box 9000, Coeur d'Alene, Idaho 83816-9000
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