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Posted on: May 23, 2023

County Offices Closed in Observance of Memorial Day


County Offices will be closed on Monday, May 29 in observance of Memorial Day.  Normal business hours will resume the following day Tuesday, May 30.

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Posted on: May 22, 2023

Property Tax Distribution Video

Property Tax Video Image

Please click here for a very short video explaining property tax distribution in Kootenai County.Kootenai County collects property tax dollars for approximately 45 taxing districts. However, Kootenai County only keeps the property tax related to its own K...

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Posted on: May 17, 2023

Board of County Commissioners Seeking Applicants for Board of Health Position

Health Board Opening

May 17, 2023 – The Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) is accepting resumes from members of the public interested in serving as a Kootenai County representative on the Board of Health. Interested individuals may submit a current resume and cove...

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Posted on: April 26, 2023

We Are Seeking Election Poll Workers


Kootenai County conducts up to four Elections each year, and Poll Workers play a vital role in the Elections Process. On Election Day, you will be working with voters; helping them register to vote, checking their identification, handing out ballots and m...

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Posted on: March 31, 2023

County Services Mandated by the State of Idaho


Regardless of the existence of cities, Kootenai County is still obligated to provide a number of services mandated by the State of Idaho. For example, we must provide public safety services - the Sheriff's office, a jail, Prosecutor's office, & Distri...
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Posted on: March 24, 2023

Have you looked into Exemptions & Property Tax Relief Options?

Property Tax Relief Options

Have you looked into Exemptions & Property Tax Relief Options?See if you qualify here by clicking here.If you have any questions on the exemptions contact the Assessor’s office at:208-446-1500

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Posted on: December 15, 2022

Most Business Meeting Documents Now Accessible Online to the Public

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In an effort to increase transparency and community engagement Kootenai County will be posting upcoming Business Meeting items online for the public to access. These items will include non-sensitive items such as contracts, memorandums of understanding, a...

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Posted on: December 7, 2022

See Where Your Property Tax Dollars Go

Property Tax Dollars Chart

You can see where your property tax dollars go by clicking here.Property taxes are due each year on or before December 20th. If you choose to pay in two installments, the first half is due on or before December 20th with the second half due on or...

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Posted on: June 13, 2022

Key Performance Indicator's (KPI's)


Key Performance Indicators (KPI's) provide citizens with a better understanding of how the County stacks up against other counties, and to provide a historical context to the County’s past. The goal is to have a more transparent government and a better in...

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Posted on: June 30, 2022

Kootenai County Public Transportation Overall Goal for FTA Assisted Contracts Federal

Required Transit Documents

DBE Goal Methodology

Kootenai County Public Transportation (KCPT) herein sets forth its overall Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Goal and corresponding federally prescribed goal-setting methodology for the three (3) year Federal Fiscal Year (FFY) go...

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Posted on: January 1, 2019

Kootenai County Announces Recruiting Video Release

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Kootenai County is pleased to announce the release of a recruiting video for employment opportunities within County government. We invite you to view the video on our website under our Human Resources link and to share it throughout our community, as well...

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