Sandy Von Behren
OEM Director
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P: (208) 446-1775

Physical Address:
5500 N Government Way
Coeur d'Alene, ID 83816
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National Terrorism Advisory System (NTAS) check current status



Emergency Operations Center Training (EOC)
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Wildfire Smoke Exposure

Kootenai County is exposed to wildfire smoke from both wildfires occurring in Idaho and from wildfires in nearby states. Wildfire smoke exposure can cause both respiratory and heart problems. Below are some resources about the hazardous air quality that we are experiencing and is forecast to continue for the next couple of days. It shows people who are most at risk from wildfire smoke, symptoms of exposure and how to limit contact with wildfire smoke.

9/5/17: Media Release Very Unhealthy Air Quality.
9/5/17: Air Now Air Quality.
9/5/17: Ways to reduce smoke exposure.
9/5/17: Air Quality Index .

We are fortunate that there are no wildfires in Kootenai County at this time, however, we do need to continuously monitor the hazardous air quality and our exposure to wildfire smoke.




Local Emergency Information Links

Office of Emergency Management

*The Office of Emergency Management's mission is to provide and coordinate mitigation, preparedness, response, and recovery programs necessary to protect people, property, and the environment from major emergencies and disasters.




After the Flood: Protecting Your Drinking Water

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Main County Administration Building
Physical Address: 451 Government Way, Coeur d'Alene, Idaho 83814 Mailing Address: PO Box 9000, Coeur d'Alene, Idaho 83816-9000
Main Phone Number: (208) 446-1000 Contact Us
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