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Looking for Agendas, Minutes, City Code? Check out our new electronic document system!

We are excited to introduce to you the City’s Electronic Document and Records Management System (EDRMS) which is designed to store a wide range of electronic documents and file types. It offers the ability to save documents in a location that is secure, searchable, easy to use, and can manage the lifecycle of a document automatically (retention). It helps saves the employee(s) time in finding and accessing needed documents, easy to distribute documents throughout an organization and to the public if needed, reduces paper records filing costs, we are able to easily back-up documents in case of disaster (flood, fire, theft, etc.), and saves on the wear and tear of paper records. 

  • To access City Council Meeting information, click on the orange button above, then click on the ‘City Council’ link on the following page. This link will give you access to all City Council Meetings, broken down by Fiscal Year, from 1937-2020. Scroll down for the most recent City Council Meetings. 
  • To access City Code information, click on the orange button above, then click on the ‘City Code’ link. This link will give you access to the entire Iona City Code, when you click on the ‘City Code’ link. The City Code is then broken down by Titles, for easier reference. 
  • To access Ordinances & Resolutions, click on the orange button above, then click on the ‘Ordinances & Resolutions’ link. 
  • To access Planning & Zoning Meeting information, click on the orange button above, then click on the ‘Boards & Commissions’ link. On the following page, click on ‘Planning and Zoning Commission’. This will give you access to all Planning & Zoning Meeting, broken down from Fiscal Year 2008-2020. Scroll down for the most recent Planning & Zoning Meetings. 

Community

“Veterans Day Recognition Ceremony” – Thank you to everyone that participated and joined us in honoring our nation’s Veterans of the Armed Forces on Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at the Thunder Ridge Performing Arts Center. Special thanks to Congressman Mike Simpson for being our Keynote Speaker and the Thunder Ridge Band for their beautiful performance of “The Battle Hymn of the Republic”. The speakers and musical numbers reminded us of the value of our freedom. Next year, we would like to send personal invitations to our City’s Veterans for this and other City events. If you are a Veteran, please contact the City Clerk at (208) 523-5600 or via email at cityclerk@cityofiona.org. Thank you Veterans!

“MYAC Angel Tree” – Each year the Mayor’s Youth Advisory Council adopts a local family to help during the holiday season. The Angel Tree will be up by December 9th in the lobby of the Iona City Building. Please help us by visiting the Angel Tree, picking an angel from the tree, and signing out your angel number with office staff. Please return your wrapped gifts by December 18th and sign your angel back in with office staff. You may also call the City Office at (208) 523-5600 and we can help you select an available angel to support. Thank you for helping us create a magical Christmas for a local family in need!

“Merry Christmas and Happy New Year” – from Mayor Gubler, Iona City Council, and Iona City Employees. The City Office will be closed for the Christmas Holiday on Tuesday, December 24th, and Wednesday, December 25th. The City Office will also be closed for New Year’s Day on Wednesday, January 1st, 2020. Happy Holidays! 

“City of Iona Hats” – Show your pride for our great City by purchasing a hat with our new logo! Available in the City Office for just $17.

“Christmas with the Choralaires” – Join the Choralaires for their Christmas concert on Saturday, December 7th at 7:00 p.m. at the Thunder Ridge Performing Arts Center. Admission is free,  but donations will be gracefully accepted.

“Daddy/Daughter Dance Party” – The Daddy Daughter Princess Palooza Dance Party fundraiser for the Iona Library will be Wednesday, February 5th from 6:00-7:30 p.m. at Bonneville High School. Prepaid tickets are $15 for a dad and his daughters on the Friends of the Iona Library Facebook page, or pay $20 at the door. Pictures available for $5 at the event. Come join the fun!


Important Information

The City of Iona’s Planning & Zoning Commission has scheduled the following Public Hearings on the evening of December 11, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. at the Iona City Building, which is located at 3548 N. Main Street, Iona, ID. Subsequent Public Hearings will be held by the City Council for final approval on December 17, 2019 at 7:15 p.m.

“Conditional Use Permit” – A Public Hearing will be held to consider a Conditional Use Permit Application to allow a new self-storage facility to be built on a vacant lot on the east side of Main Street, in between Hansen Avenue and Iona Road.

“Amendments to City Code” – A Public Hearing will be held to consider amendments to the Iona City Code 10-1-17(B), pertaining to Public Way Requirements in the Iona Subdivision Ordinance.


Public Works 

“Pet Clean-Up” – The City would like to remind all residents to please be good neighbors and clean up after your pets in public areas and other areas that you do not own. The are Clean-Up stations in the Iona City Park with bags available to make this an easy task for you. Please be considerate of others. Thank you!

“Driveway Markers” – The City of Iona will be placing fiberglass markers in various areas of the City. All residents are encouraged to do the same. Please be advised that metal and wood driveway markers are not allowed within City limits as they may cause damage to City and personal vehicles and equipment. Fiberglass driveway markers are acceptable and preferred. 

“Winter Parking Restrictions” – Per Iona City Code 9-4-5(C), “It shall be unlawful to park or place any vehicle upon any road way, from and including the period commencing on Thanksgiving Day to and until Easter Sunday of the following year, between the hours of 6:00 a.m. and 12:00 noon, Monday through Friday.”

“Snow Removal” – With winter just around the corner, we would like to remind all residents that every person who owns property within the City shall remove any snow, ice and other obstructions or dangerous conditions upon any sidewalk abutting his or her property within twenty four (24) hours following a precipitation event. As for the streets and to help with plowing, no person shall park a motor vehicle, trailer or equipment on the streets or in the swales, during or following a precipitation event.

Also, per Iona City Code 6-4-9(A), “It shall be unlawful to place snow or ice removed from private property (including a sidewalk) upon any public sidewalk, street, easement, right-of-way, or other public way, alleyway or sidewalk.”

Your efforts will help our City employees be more efficient during snow removal and make this a safe winter season! 


Are you interested  in knowing the breakdown of the water improvement project? Please view and/or download the Scope of Work which specifically outlines exactly what items are included in the project and the individual cost associated with each. (*It’s important to note the scope of work was based on a worst case scenario meaning some of the costs outlined could be lower when the project is put out to bid and the overall cost of the project could be lower depending on potential grant money that could become available to help fund these improvements). Are you interested in viewing a map of the water improvement project? Please view and/or download a copy of the Map. Have further questions? Please contact a city elected official at the email addresses listed below: