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Mayor's Proclamations

Click here to visit the Mayor's page and read her recent proclamations.


Baldy Mountain Road Construction

The City of Sandpoint will rebuild Baldy Mtn. Road in mid-August 2014. This work will require that the road be closed at varying points over a two-week period from Monday, August 11, through Friday, August 29. Local traffic will be allowed, as well as emergency services, but access may be from only one end or the other of Baldy Mtn. Road. Please click here for more information, and call or email Bruce Robertson with any questions: 255-1877 brobertson@ci.sandpoint.id.us.


Notice to fill position on Historic Preservation Commission

Mayor Carrie Logan is encouraging Sandpoint residents who would like to serve on the Sandpoint Historic Preservation Commission to fill out an application and submit a letter of interest to the City Clerk’s office. The Historic Preservation Commission facilitates the identification, preservation, protection, and enhancement of areas of special interest, historic value, and scenic beauty.  Those who live within Sandpoint city limits and have a background from the disciplines of architecture, history, architectural history, planning, archaeology, or other historic preservation-related disciplines such as urban planning, American Studies, American civilization, cultural geography, cultural anthropology, conservation, landscape architecture, or folklore are encouraged to apply.


Volunteer to Serve on a City Commission or Advisory Committee

Do you have a passion for or expertise in parks and recreation, pedestrian and bicyclist issues, or trees? The City of Sandpoint is seeking volunteers for several of its citizen committees. You can find the application form here on the Committees page, or you may pick up an application from the City Clerk’s office at City Hall. Because city residency is a requirement for some committees, those living within Sandpoint city limits are encouraged to apply.


Downtown Traffic Changes / Fifth Avenue Two-Way

On July 16, 2014, Sandpoint City Council voted to endorse a plan to convert Fifth Avenue between Cedar and Pine Streets to two-way traffic.  See the link below or click here to view the specific changes at each intersection.  The Idaho Transportation Department prepared the plan following a request by Sandpoint City Council in June 2013.

 

Closely tied to converting Fifth Avenue to two-way is an agreement between ITD and Sandpoint to transfer ownership of existing US 2 (Pine Street, Cedar Street and First Avenue in the downtown core) to local control (Independent Highway District and City of Sandpoint).

 

In December 2012, Sandpoint City Council voted to adopt the Downtown Streets Plan.  This plan is available here for download.  The plan calls for two-way traffic on all downtown streets (except Main Street between Third and Fifth Avenues).

 

Downtown Traffic Changes / Fifth Avenue Two-Way Operation

 

Downtown Streets Plan


Solar Roadways Demonstration Project

The city is pursuing a grant, in conjunction with Solar Roadways, and seeks input from the public on where to install a demonstration project.  If you would like to provide input, please call the Public Works Department at 263-3407.  Click here for a recent article in the Bonner County Daily Bee regarding this project.


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NEW CITY LAWS


Ordinance No. 1297

Alcohol Beverages in City Parks

adopted March 19, 2014

 

Ordinance No. 1297 allows for the sale and consumption of alcohol beverages at Farmin Park and War Memorial Field under certain circumstances during special events.

 

This law took effect when the summary was published in the Bonner County Daily Bee on March 26, 2014.


Ordinance No. 1298

Human Powered Vehicles on Downtown Streets

adopted March 19, 2014

 

Ordinance No. 1298 repeals the prohibition of human powered vehicles on downtown streets.

 

This law took effect when the summary was published in the Bonner County Daily Bee on March 26, 2014.


Ordinance No. 1300

Sign Code

adopted June 4, 2014

 

Ordinance No. 1300 repeals and replaces the City Sign Code, which, in part, establishes a 'Master Sign' program and creates the new Sand Creek Sign Overlay District for businesses with frontage on both Sand Creek and downtown streets.

 

This law took effect when the summary was published in the Bonner County Daily Bee on June 12, 2014.


Ordinance No. 1301

Amendments to Commercial Zoning Code

adopted June 4, 2014

 

Ordinance No. 1301 amends various portions of the Commercial Zoning code.

 

This law took effect when the summary was published in the Bonner County Daily Bee on June 17, 2014.


The City of Sandpoint and USDA are equal opportunity providers and employers.

If you wish to file a Civil Rights program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, found online at http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html or at any USDA office or call (866) 632-9992 to request the form.  You may also write a letter containing all of the information requested in the form.  Send your completed complaint form or letter by mail to U.S. Department of Agriculture, Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Ave. SW, Washington, DC, 20250-9410, by fax to (202) 690-7442 or email at program.intake@usda.gov.

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