Planning-Virtual Meetings

Upcoming Virtual Public Meeting

Below are the schedules for Hearing Examiner meetings, Planning Commission meetings. and BOCC Hearings. If you want to watch the meeting, select the YouTube link. To testify during the meeting please select the Zoom link for the specific meeting you are interested in below on the day and time of the respective meeting. 

Hearing Examiner Dates

*Please contact Planning at 208-446-1070 with questions.
Hearing Examiner Dates: Agenda Sign Up to Testify Testify Virtually (Zoom) Watch Live (YouTube)
Thursday, June 1, 2023 6:00pm
1. MSP22-0007 Bennett Estates

Meeting ID: 896 1970 7204
Passcode: 180899

Planning Commission Hearing Dates

Planning Commission Meetings
Planning Commission Hearing Dates: Agenda Sign-Up to Testify Testify Virtually (Zoom) Watch Live (YouTube)
Thursday, May 25, 2023 6:00pm
Public Hearing (Action)
1. LUDC Amendment to Title 8 
re: Code Enforcement

Meeting ID: 891 0316 1292
Passcode: 611512

BOCC Hearing Dates

BOCC Hearings
BOCC Hearing Dates: Agenda Sign-Up to Testify Testify Virtually (Zoom) Watch Live (YouTube)
Tuesday, May 11, 2023 10:00am
Deliberations (Action)
1. CUP22-0021 Remington Reservoir
2. VAR22-0004 Sappington Variance
3. MSP22-0004 Lakestone
Reconsideration Continuation

Tuesday, May 11, 2023 6:00pm
1. CUP22-0010 Old Hwy 95 Storage
2. ZON22-0004 Kerr Properties

Tuesday, May 25, 2023 10:00am
1. MSF22-0004 The Club at Rock 
Creek 4th Addition
2. MSP22-0004 Lakestone 
Continuation of Deliberations
Public Hearing (Action)
1. APP22-0003 Appeal of MIN21-0043

To participate or listen via telephone dial
(339) 207-6050

Meeting ID: 890 9976 6887
Passcode: 577324

Meeting ID: 850 3013 6611
Passcode: 945738

Governor Little made a proclamation that clarified Open Meeting Laws during this state of emergency include an option for communities to hear and decide applications through telecommunication devices.

Therefore, future Kootenai County public meetings will take place virtually using the Zoom online meeting application. Testimony will also be heard through the Zoom online meeting application. Public comments will be taken during the virtual public hearings by indicating a “raised hand” through the Zoom online meeting application.  

For instructions on how to participate in the virtual meetings, please contact Community Development at 208-446-1070. 

Future public meetings will also be available to view live on the Kootenai County YouTube channel .

Comments submitted on YouTube however will not be included in the record.

If you are interested in participating in the hearing via Zoom AND also plan to watch the YouTube livestream, please mute the device playing the livestream to eliminate echoing.

Additional information may be obtained from Kootenai County Community Development, 451 N. Government Way, P.O. Box 9000, Coeur d’Alene, ID 83816-9000, 208-446-1070.

How to Participate

Preparing for the Virtual Public Hearing

  • Virtual hearings are hosted through Zoom. Prior to the hearing, download the meeting software. Go to to learn more.
  • Those that wish to testify are encouraged to test their settings using the Zoom Meeting Test. This is available at
  • All hearings start promptly at 6:00 p.m. Use the link provided in the table above to attend a meeting you wish to attend/participate. It is recommended that you have the Zoom meeting portal up and ready before the meeting.

During the Virtual Public Hearing

  • Please be respectful of others and in the delivery of your testimony. We reserve the right to silence or remove any participant who is not respectful during public testimony.
  • All public hearings are moderated by an emcee who will allow participants (called “Attendees” in Zoom) to speak in an orderly fashion similar to the typical public hearing procedures.
  • If you experience technical difficulties, please contact the Zoom Help Center.