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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 1937-2019. 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 2008-2019. Scroll down for the most recent Planning & Zoning Meetings. 

Community

“Veterans Day Recognition Ceremony” – Please join the City of Iona in honoring our nation’s Veterans of the Armed Forces on Wednesday, November 6, 2019, at 7:00 p.m. in the Thunder Ridge High School Performing Arts Center. The keynote speaker will be the Honorable Mike Simpson, US Congressman for Idaho’s 2nd District. Light refreshments will be served.

“Election 2019” – Don’t forget to vote on Tuesday, November 5th between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. in the Iona City Building. For a list of candidates and a sample ballot, please visit http://www.co.bonneville.id.us/index.php/elections/election-information

“Youth Basketball” – City of Iona Sports will be holding team basketball registrations on Tuesday, November 12th from 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. and Wednesday, November 13th from 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. in the Iona City Building. The league is for children in Kindergarten – 6th Grades. Cost is $41, which includes a reversible jersey. The season begins January 11th and ends February 29th. Games will be played on Saturdays at various District 93 elementary and secondary schools. For additional information, contact Heidi Gummow at (208) 716-8907 or via email at cityofionasports@hotmail.com. Coaching Packets are available by Clicking Here!

“Iona Historical Museum” – On Saturday, November 30th, the museum will host Jean Schwieder from 11:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m., as she presents her latest book, “Straddlin’ the Fence #9” for a book signing. She will also have copies of her “Dehlin” available to purchase. Light refreshments will be served.

Please note: The Iona Historical Museum will be closed for the winter from November until May. Tours can  be scheduled by appointment by contacting Arlene Riding at (208) 709-4300, or Connie Murdock at (208) 521-1041. 

“City Office Closed” – The City Office will be closed Monday, November 11th, in observance of Veterans Day.

The City Office will also be closed Thursday, November 28th and Friday, November 29th, for the Thanksgiving holiday.

“Annual Trunk or Treat” – We would like to thank all those that helped with the City’s Annual Trunk or Treat, especially those that braved the cold and volunteered to decorate their “trunks” and hand out candy. You are the reason Iona is such a wonderful community! We would also like to thank the  Mayor’s Youth Advisory Council (MYAC) for their volunteer hours to help make this another great success!

 


Important Information

The City of Iona’s Planning & Zoning Commission has scheduled the following Public Hearings on the evening of November 13, 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 November 19, 2019 at 7:15 p.m.

“Approval of Final Plat” – A Public Hearing will be held to consider Approval of Final Plat, Freedom Field Estates Division 2 for Rockwell Homes.

“Variance Application” – A Public Hearing will be held to consider a Variance Application for Meredith Taylor, located at 5443 E. Steele Avenue, for the purpose of reducing the required width at the front lot line from 85 feet to 81 feet.


Public Works 

“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 as defined above, 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: