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Mayor Brian Blad

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911 N. 7th Ave
Pocatello, ID 83201
234-6163
 
 
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CITY NEWS RELEASES


OCTOBER 2014 - Subscribe to receive City News Releases via Email
   
Oct 14

WATER DEPARTMENT CREWS RETURN TO FIVE DAY WORK SCHEDULE

Winter Hours Begin Monday, October 20, 2014

Oct 14

POCATELLO EARNS CERTIFICATE OF ACHIEVEMENT FOR EXCELLENCE

Award for City's Comprehensive Annual Financial Report

Oct 13

TOP THREE NAMES FOR THE GRIZZLY BEAR REVEALED

Vote until October 25, 2014

Oct 13

POCATELLO FALL EDZooCATION CLASS REGISTRATION OPEN

A Wild Experience for Children

Oct 10

TEEN READ WEEK—OCTOBER 12-18, 2014: TURN DREAMS INTO REALITY

Turn your dreams into…surviving the MAZE!

Oct 8

CITY'S MOBILE APP BEING UPGRADED

App Off-Line for a Few Months

Oct 7

PUBLIC ASKED TO HELP NAME GRIZZLY BEAR

Name Submission Open Until October 12, 2014

Oct 7

ART DISPLAYS FEATURED AT "ART FOR FOOD" OCTOBER 9, 2014

Displays by Local Artists

Oct 7

RESTROOM AT EDSON FICHTER FISHING POND NOW OPEN

Building to be Open April 1 to October 31

Oct 6

BOOKS CANNOT BE KILLED BY FIRE

Libraries in World War II Presentation Topic

Oct 2

POCATELLO POLICE CAPTAIN SCHEI GRADUATES FROM FBI ACADEMY

Roger Schei Selected as "Distinguished Graduate"

Oct 2

AWARD RECIPIENTS TO BE RECOGNIZED BY THE IDAHO FOODBANK

"Mayor's Awards for the Arts" Event to be Held October 9, 2014


SEPTEMBER 2014 - Subscribe to receive City News Releases via Email
   
Sept 30

MAYOR TO ISSUE PROCLAMATION THURSDAY NIGHT

 

Sept 29

POCATELLO ANIMAL SHELTER CHANGES HOURS

Change is for Saturday, October 4, 2014

Sept 29

TICKETS ON SALE FOR ART FOR FOOD CELEBRATION

Award Recipients to be Recognized October 9, 2014

Sept 25

HELP "SHINE A LIGHT ON HUNGER" DURING ART FOR FOOD CELEBRATION

Decorated Lamp Shades to be Auctioned October 9, 2014

Sept 23

STREET DEPARTMENT MILLING AND PAVING CHAPEL ROAD

Work to Take Place September 24 – September 25, 2014

Sept 19

STREET DEPARTMENT MILLING AND PAVING WILSON AVENUE

Work to Take Place September 22 & September 23, 2014

Sept 18

ROAD CLOSURES NECESSARY FOR FIRE INVESTIGATION

Closure Expected through Monday, September 22, 2014

Sept 17

REPAIRS SCHEDULED ON CENTER STREET UNDERPASS

Westbound Lane Closed Thursday, September 18, 2014

Sept 17

STREET DEPARTMENT PAVING PROJECT ON 2ND AVENUE

Work to Take Place Tomorrow, September 18, 2014

Sept 16

AIR TRAVEL NUMBERS CONTINUE TO INCREASE

August Traffic up 4%

Sept 15

EDSON FICHTER PARKING LOT AND FISH POND RENOVATIONS START

City and Fish & Game Doing Work – Closures Expected until Saturday

Sept 15

LINE DANCING CLASS

Sept 15

ARE YOU READY?

Sept 12

NOMINEES SOUGHT FOR 2015 HUMAN AND CIVIL RIGHTS AWARD

Deadline is November 10, 2014

Sept 11

STREET DEPARTMENT PAVING PROJECT ON 2ND AVENUE

Work to Take Place September 15 – September 16, 2014

Sept 10

HIGH SCHOOL YEARBOOKS NOW ON CD-ROM

Digital format makes accessing memories easier

Sept 10

SEPTEMBER 18, 2014 CITY COUNCIL MEETING CANCELED

Meeting Canceled Due to Lack of Quorum

Sept 9

LIEUTENANT JAMES MCCOY GRADUATES FROM NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY'S CENTER FOR PUBLIC SAFETY

Sept 9

FALL/WINTER PUBLIC SWIM HOURS AT COMMUNITY RECREATION CENTER

Public Swim Mondays through Thursdays and Saturdays

Sept 8

PORTNEUF RIVER CLEANUP

Volunteers Needed for Saturday, September 13, 2014

Sept 5

MILLING AND PAVING TO BE DONE ON SOUTH GRANT AVENUE

Work Set for Monday, September 8 - Thursday, September 11, 2014

Sept 5

RETIREE EVENT FOR POLICE DEPARTMENT

Former Employees Encouraged to Attend and RSVP

Sept 4

CHILD SAFETY SEAT INSPECTIONS

Appointments are Required

Sept 3

"PIN IT"

Monday Night Crafting Program for Adults Reuses Old Books

Sept 3

ANIMAL SHELTER PARKING LOT PROJECT

Public Parking Will be Limited During Construction

Sept 2

ROAD WORK AFFECTS POCATELLO REGIONAL AIRPORT ACCESS

On and Off Ramps Open, But No Overpass Access

Sept 2

MAYOR TO ISSUE PROCLAMATION THURSDAY NIGHT


AUGUST 2014 - Subscribe to receive City News Releases via Email
   
Aug 27

STREET DEPARTMENT TECH FARM ROAD PAVING PROJECT CONTINUES

Paving to Continue, August 28, 2014

Aug 27

WATER IMPROVEMENT PROJECT TO BEGIN ON 3RD AVENUE

Work Scheduled to Start September 4, 2014

Aug 26

STREET DEPARTMENT TECH FARM ROAD PAVING PROJECT

Paving to Take Place Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Aug 22

PAVING TO BE DONE ON TECH FARM ROAD

Work to Take Place Monday, August 25 & Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Aug 20

POCATELLO ZOO FUNDRAISER AT TOWN & COUNTRY GARDENS

Local Business to Donate 10% of Proceeds on August 22, 2014

Aug 19

PAVING SCHEDULE REVISED DUE TO FORECAST

Paving Golf Drive Only Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Aug 19

PAVING TO BE DONE ON 2ND AVENUE AND GOLF DRIVE

Work to Take Place Wednesday, August 20 and Thursday, August 21, 2014

Aug 19

ROSS PARK AQUATIC COMPLEX ANNOUNCES CHANGES IN SCHEDULE

Changes Coincide with Start of Area Schools

Aug 19

COMMUNITY RECREATION CENTER OFFERS FALL SWIM LESSONS

Registration Begins August 20, 2014 Online or In-Person

Aug 15

GEEK TRIVIA

Library's Monthly Trivia Contest Set for August 16

Aug 12

STREET DEPARTMENT PAVING PROJECT ON 2ND AVENUE

Work to Take Place August 13 & August 14, 2014

Aug 11

DON'T FORGET PRT'S GRAND OPEN HOUSE TOMORROW

Event Runs 10 a.m. to 12 noon

Aug 7

TONIGHT'S SPLASH DANCE CANCELED

Event Rescheduled to August 14, 2014

Aug 7

FALL DANCE & GYMNASTIC CLASSES OFFERED

Registration Begins Monday, August 11, 2014 - Online or in Person

Aug 7

10TH AVENUE PAVING PROJECT RESCHEDULED

Work to Take Place August 11 & August 12, 2014

Aug 6

ICE CREAM ZOOFARI HAPPENING SATURDAY

Event August 9, 2014 from 5 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Aug 5

CITIZENS INVITED TO GRAND OPEN HOUSE AUGUST 12, 2014

New Transit Facility Operational

Aug 5

ANNUAL MAINTENANCE AT COMMUNITY RECREATION CENTER

Work to Begin August 18, 2014

Aug 5

POCATELLO PASSENGER TRAFFIC INCREASES 17% IN JULY

Year-To-Date Growth at 10%

Aug 4

CITY COUNCIL ISSUES STATEMENT

Investigation to Follow Regarding Street Department Paving Projects

Aug 1

STREET DEPARTMENT PAVING PROJECT

Work to Take Place August 5 & August 6, 2014


JULY 2014 - Subscribe to receive City News Releases via Email
   
Jul 31

POCATELLO POLICE DISTRIBUTE FIREARM SAFETY KITS

Jul 30

GRAND OPEN HOUSE FOR TRANSIT FACILITY

Public Invited to Open House August 12, 2014

Jul 30

SOUTH 2ND AVENUE/EAST BENTON STREET WATER PROJECT
Work to be Done Sunday, August 3, 2014

Jul 24

STREET DEPARTMENT FOG SEALING PROJECT

Work to Take Place July 28 through 31, 2014

Jul 24

POCATELLO CELEBRATES "NIGHT OUT" AGAINST CRIME
Event To Take Place August 5, 2014

Jul 23

THURSDAY NIGHT SPLASH DANCE AT ROSS PARK AQUATIC COMPLEX

Youth Event from 9 p.m. to 11 p.m.

Jul 21

SKYFESET TO FEATURE VINTAGE AIRCRAFT RIDES
Reserve a Flight with the Commemorative Air Force, Utah Wing

Jul 21

POCATELLO PLANNING & DEVELOPMENT OFFICE CLOSED 2 DAYS

City Department Closed July 24 & 25, 2014

Jul 18

POCATELLO ANIMAL SHELTER CHOSEN TO RECEIVE DONATION

Purina® Cat Chow® "Building Better Lives" Program Donates Cash and Products

Jul 17 NOMINATIONS DUE THIS WEEK FOR 2014 "MAYOR'S AWARDS FOR THE ARTS"
Three Categories Available for Nominations
Jul 17

STREET DEPARTMENT FOG SEALING PROJECT

Work to Take Place July 21 through 24, 2014

Jul 16 POCATELLO AIRPORT SETS "SKYFEST" COMMUNITY EVENT
Events Scheduled August 2, 2014 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Jul 14

PIONEER HERITAGE DISPLAYED

Local Daughters of the Utah Pioneers Chapter Showcases History

Jul 11 POCATELLO AIR TRAFFIC CONTINUES STEADY CLIMB
Increased Frequency Helps Promote Growth
Jul 9

A MIDSUMMER'S NIGHT FOR THE ZOO

Saturday, July 12, 2014 from 6:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Jul 9 STREET DEPARTMENT FOG SEALING PROJECT
Work to Take Place July 14 through 17, 2014
Jul 9

THE IRON DOOR: LOCAL LEGEND GETS A NOVEL MAKEOVER

Library Hosts Author Visit on July 16, 2014

Jul 8 SPLASH DANCE SET FOR THURSDAY NIGHT
Youth Ages 12 through 18 Invited July 10, 2014
Jul 7

BURN & LEARN TRAINING

Controlled Burning for Training Set July 10 & 11, 2014


JUNE 2014 - Subscribe to receive City News Releases via Email
   
Jun 30

OPEN FIRE BURN BAN

Jun 27

CITIZENS URGED TO KEEP GARAGE DOORS CLOSED
Thefts are on the Rise

Jun 26

ANNUAL WATER QUALITY REPORT RELEASED

Jun 26

SPLASH DANCE TONIGHT AT ROSS PARK AQUATIC COMPLEX
Dances for Individuals Ages 12 through 18

Jun 26

PETS AND FIREWORKS DON'T MIX
Protect Your Pets June 28 through July 6, 2014

Jun 19

STREET DEPARTMENT MICRO-SEALING PROJECT
Update and Revisions due to Weather

Jun 17

MAYOR TO ISSUE PROCLAMATION AT CITY COUNCIL MEETING

Jun 17

WATER DEPARTMENT TO START 2ND AVENUE PROJECT
Project runs June 23, 2014 to mid-September

Jun 16

STREET DEPARTMENT MICRO-SEALING PROJECT
Work to Run Through Weekend

Jun 13 FATHER'S DAY AT THE POCATELLO ZOO
Jun 12

IDAHO COMMISSION ON THE ARTS LISTENING TOUR
Public Invited to Talk about Art

Jun 11 POCATELLO ZOO CELEBRATES "A BEARY HAPPY BIRTHDAY" EVENT
"A Bear Birthday Bash" to be Held Saturday, June 14, 2014
Jun 10

POCATELLO AIR TRAFFIC CONTINUES TO INCREASE
SkyWest's Additional Daily Flight Should Push Continued Growth

Jun 9 CROSS-DRAIN REPAIR TODAY AND TOMORROW
8th Avenue/Carter Street and Maple Street/Randolph Avenue Closed
Jun 9

SEWER CLEANING PROJECT TO CONTINUE THROUGH JUNE 10, 2014
Union Pacific Avenue Will Be Closed to Traffic

Jun 6 MAYOR SEEKS NOMINATIONS FOR 2014 "MAYOR'S AWARDS FOR THE ARTS"
Nominations due Friday, July 18, 2014
Jun 5

SEWER CLEANING PROJECT TO BE CONDUCTED JUNE 6, 2014
Union Pacific Avenue Will Be Closed to Traffic

Jun 4 STREET OPERATIONS PREPARES FOR SEAL COATING
Work to be done Thursday, June 5, 2014
Jun 4

PROTECT YOUR IDENTITY FROM BEING STOLEN
Shred documents for free

Jun 3 STREET OPERATIONS FOG SEALING PROJECT
Lane Restriction – North Arthur Avenue


MAY 2014 - Subscribe to receive City News Releases via Email
   
May 30 ANIMAL SHELTER OPEN DIFFERENT HOURS MONDAY
Shelter Opens at 1 p.m. June 2, 2014
May 27

TREE CANOPY ANALYSIS TO BE CONDUCTED IN POCATELLO
Landowners Asked For Cooperation During Study

May 27 VOLUNTEER OPEN HOUSE RESCHEDULED TO JUNE 7, 2014
Animal Services Department Changes Date
May 22

FORT HALL REPLICA OPENS FOR THE SEASON
Opening is Saturday, May 24, 2014

May 21 REPAIRS TO BE DONE ON CENTER STREET UNDERPASS
Underpass Closed Tomorrow, May 22, 2014 from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.
May 21

POCATELLO FIRE DEPARTMENT SCHEDULES ANNUAL OPEN HOUSE
Public Invited May 30 and May 31, 2014

May 21 ROSS PARK AQUATIC COMPLEX OPENS SATURDAY
First Day of the Season is May 24, 2014
May 20

RECYCLING LOAD CONTAMINATED
2.44 Tons of Recyclable Material Taken to Landfill

May 20 GOVERNMENT ACCESS TELEVISION TO AIR HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATIONS
Schedule Begins Sunday, May 25, 2014
May 19

POCATELLO WATER PROJECT ON NORTH 10TH AVENUE
Project to Take Four Weeks

May 16 CITY HIRES NEW ANIMAL SERVICES VOLUNTEER COORDINATOR
Meet Kim Velman at the Volunteer Open House June 14, 2014
May 16

PUBLIC WORKS DIRECTOR HIRED FOR CITY OF POCATELLO
Mike Jaglowski Begins Work May 27, 2014

May 15 HERSHEY'S TRACK & FIELD DAY
Registration Open for June 10, 2014 Event
May 15

ZOO VOLUNTEER INFORMATION DAY MAY 17, 2014
New Opportunities for Volunteers at the Pocatello Zoo

May 14 MAYOR TO ISSUE PROCLAMATION THURSDAY NIGHT
May 9

CELEBRATE ENDANGERED SPECIES DAY MAY 17, 2014
Pocatello Zoo to partner with U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service and Idaho Fish & Game

May 9 YARD WASTE COLLECTION PROGRAM FULL
Program Size Depends on Compost Demand
May 8

SANITARY SEWER REHABILITATION PROJECT
Residents Asked to Limit use of Sewer During Construction

May 8 COMMUNITY RECREATION CENTER OFFERS SUMMER SWIM LESSONS
Registration begins Wednesday, May 14, 2014 Online or In-Person
May 7

POCATELLO REGIONAL AIRPORT SEES AIR SERVICE CHANGES
Airline Changes Aircraft Equipment and Frequency

May 7 NEW LEVEE ELIGIBILITY REQUREMENTS FOR PORTNEUF RIVER FLOOD REDUCTION PROJECT
May 7

WORK SCHEDULED ON CUSICK CREEK TRAILHEAD
Maintenance Work Scheduled for May 12, 2014

May 2 ANNUAL BABYSITTING CLINIC
Babysitting Clinic @ Marshall Public Library May 17, 2014


APRIL 2014 - Subscribe to receive City News Releases via Email
   
Apr 29

FIRE HYDRANT FLUSHING BEGINS MONDAY

Apr 29 PUBLIC INVITED TO WILDFIRE OPEN HOUSE
Event Saturday, May 3, 2014 at Station #5
Apr 28

AMI GREENWAY TRAIL RE-OPENED
Citizens Should be Aware Wildlife Frequents the Area

Apr 25 FREE COMIC BOOK DAY AT MARSHALL PUBLIC LIBRARY
Library Celebrates Comics May 3, 2014
Apr 22

FUNDRAISER SET APRIL 24, 2014 FOR YOUTH DELEGATES
Event 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Apr 21 WORK SCHEDULED ON CITY CREEK TRAIL
Section of Trail Unpassable for Several Hours April 25 & 26, 2014
Apr 17

POCATELLO WINS $1,000 GRANT
Award for Most Votes for the state of Idaho

Apr 17 YELLOWSTONE AVENUE/ALAMEDA ROAD WATER REPAIRS
Motorists Asked to Avoid Area
Apr 17

POCATELLO ONLINE UTILITY ACCOUNTS SAFE FROM HEARTBLEED
Vendor Reassures Customers

Apr 16 POCATELLO ZOO OPENS THIS WEEKEND
Facilities to Open Weekends Beginning April 19, 2014
Apr 16

AMI GREENWAY TRAIL REMAINS CLOSED
Public Cooperation Needed

Apr 15 CELEBRATE THE BARD'S BIRTHDAY WITH THE LIBRARY!
Local Students and Actors Perform Saturday
Apr 15

MAYOR TO ISSUE TWO PROCLAMATIONS THURSDAY NIGHT

Apr 9

LIVES CHANGE AT YOUR LIBRARY

National Library Week at Marshall Public Library April 13-19, 2014

Apr 7

CITY CLOSING AMI GREENWAY TRAIL

Closure Expected for One Week

Apr 3

FUNDRAISER SUPPORTS YOUTH DELEGATES

Tickets on Sale Saturday, April 5, 2014

Apr 3 STREET OPERATIONS DEPARTMENT TO CHANGE HOURS OF OPERATION
Four-Day Ten-Hour Work Schedule On
Apr 2 CITIZENS URGED TO KEEP DOORS LOCKED
Thefts Are On the Rise


MARCH 2014 - Subscribe to receive City News Releases via Email
   
Mar 26

MONEY SMART WEEK KICKS OFF AT MARSHALL PUBLIC LIBRARY

Week of Programs Emphasizes Financial Literacy

Mar 20 ROBOT BADGE MAKER PROJECT
Activities Planned at Marshall Public Library
Mar 20 STEAM AT MARSHALL PUBLIC LIBRARY
Activities Planned March 24 through March 28, 2014
Mar 17 POCATELLO POLICE DEPARTMENT TO HOST CITIZEN POLICE ACADEMY
Classes Begin April 22 and End June 3, 2014
Mar 17 WATER DEPARTMENT CREWS RETURN TO SUMMER WORKING HOURS
Summer Hours Begin Monday, March 24, 2014
Mar 11

WATER DEPARTMENT PROJECT ON 17TH AVENUE
Project to Take Seven Weeks

Mar 10

WHICH FACTION WILL YOU CHOOSE?

March 14, 2014 from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Mar 5

LOCAL ARTS ALIVE AND WELL AT MARSHALL PUBLIC LIBRARY
Porcelain Painters and Button Collectors Showcase Skills

Mar 5

MAYOR ISSUES PROCLAMATION THURSDAY NIGHT
Idaho State University Week

Mar 3

LIFEGUARD TRAINING AND PREP CLASSES OFFERED
Registration in Progress

Mar 3

CALLING CITY HALL TOPICS SET FOR MARCH 4, 2014 SHOW
Environmental Fair and Utility Payment Options to be Featured

Mar 3

LIBRARY CALLS FOR POETRY SUBMISSIONS
Poems will be displayed in April for National Poetry Month


FEBRUARY 2014 - Subscribe to receive City News Releases via Email
   
Feb 27

LAST WEEKEND FOR EAST MINK CREEK NORDIC CENTER
Trails to Remain Open as Snow Allows

Feb 26

POCATELLO TO CELEBRATE WATER WEEK
Annual Open House March 10 through 14, 2014

Feb 14

CITIZENS URGED TO LOCK VEHICLES
Vehicle Thefts Are On the Rise

Feb 14

MAN ARRESTED FOR INJURING STUDENT
Pocatello Police Department Investigation Will Continue

Feb 14

GARBAGE AND RECYCLE PICKUP WILL BE ON NORMAL SCHEDULE. THE LANDFILL WILL BE CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC ON MONDAY, FEBRUARY 17, 2014.

Feb 12

POCATELLO ANIMAL SERVICES WINS ANOTHER GRANT
Funds to be used for Microchip Scanners Dispensers

Feb 7

VALENTINE'S DAY FLOWER FUNDRAISER FOR YOUTH DELEGATES
Orders are Due Monday, February 10, 2014

Feb 6

FEBRUARY BRINGS FANTASTIC DISPLAYS TO MARSHALL
Pocatello's Public Library Celebrates Colorful Lives and Candy Dispensers

Feb 5

MINIDOKA: AN AMERICAN CONCENTRATION CAMP
Marshall Public Library hosts author on February 18, 2014

Feb 5

MAYOR SCHEDULES TOWN HALL MEETING ON PORTNEUF RIVER LEVEES
Public Invited Thursday, February 13, 2014

Feb 4

MAYOR TO ISSUE PROCLAMATION

Feb 3

CALLING CITY HALL TOPICS SET FOR FEBRUARY 4, 2014 SHOW
Celebrate Idaho State and Japanese Sister Cities to be Featured


 

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