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Kootenai County Courthouse1 Veterans Memorial Plaza2 Winter in Coeur d'Alene3 Arrow Point on Lake Coeur d'Alene4 Lake Coeur d'Alene5 Coeur d'Alene Resort Golf Course6 North Fork of the Coeur d'Alene River7 Post Falls Dam on Spokane River8 Sandbar on Hayden Lake9 Centennial Trail on Spokane River10 Aerial View of the Coeur d'Alene Airport11
Current News and Events

3/19/2018 - County Building Code Proposals & Public Hearing Update

County Building Code Proposals & Public Hearing Update

Please click here for the County Building Code Proposals & Public Hearing Update and four draft options available for review and comment.

1/9/2018 - Kootenai County Announces Recruiting Video Release

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 as with anyone who might be interested in moving to our beautiful area. Please click here for the full media release.
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4/2/2018 - Open Procurement: Kootenai County Transit

Open Procurement: Kootenai County Transit is soliciting responses from qualified and experienced contractors to provide management, operations, and maintenance for Kootenai County Transit's ADA Paratransit/Demand Response (Ring-A-Ride) Services. Click here to view and download the Request for Proposal and Exhibits. Request for Proposal (RFP) due date 2 April 2018.

2/1/2018 - Poll Workers Needed!

Poll Workers needed! For more information please click here.

1/1/2018 - Kootenai County Annual Boat Launch Pass

Your pass may be purchased on-line and the County Parks and Waterways Department will mail it to you.

Click here to view sites where Boat Launch Passes are required. Annual launch passes for your vehicle may be purchased for $25 for b... [Read More]

3/22/2017 - Employment Opportunities

Are you looking for a rewarding career where you have the opportunity to serve your community? Kootenai County, located in beautiful Coeur d'Alene, Idaho, is currently hiring for various unique jobs.

Click here to view our job openings.

We offer a comprehensive benefits package, including an 11.32% (11.66% for public safety) employer contribution to a pension plan (PERSI). PERSI members are fully vested after 5 years of ... [Read More]

5/4/2016 - 2017 Solid Waste Analysis Available

Download 2017 Solid Waste Analysis Report here.

The annual report is an important historical record and planning tool. Utilizing historical data, the Solid Waste Department can address current obligations while looking to the demands of the future.

All detailed reporting information can be viewed at the Idaho DEQ Office in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho or at the administration office of the... [Read More]

11/7/2017 - November 7 City-Fire Election

Click here to view November 7 City-Fire Election Results.

3/24/2016 - Land Use and Development Code Available

Please click here for a copy of the Kootenai County Land Use and Development Code.

Please email Community Development Director David Callahan at dcallahan@kcgov.us with any questions or concerns.


The Kootenai County Transit System Title VI Service and Fare Equity Analysis project is a comparative analysis of existing transit service, potential alternatives and future service needs to identify opportunities for improving the efficiency and effectiveness of service provision to minorities, veterans, seniors, low-income and disabled populations, as well as the general population within the service area that is located in the Kootenai County urbanized area (CDA UZA).

Please cl... [Read More]

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Mission Statement

It is the mission of Kootenai County government to provide professional service with regard to public safety, essential service, preservation of natural resources and the responsible management of public assets for the common well-being of our citizens.

Vision Statement

An innovative, cost effective government the community can be proud of, committed to a high quality of life and excellence in public service.

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Please click here and take a moment to give us your suggestions on how we can improve the way we are doing business at Kootenai County.

Main County Administration Building
Physical Address: 451 Government Way, Coeur d'Alene, Idaho 83814 Mailing Address: PO Box 9000, Coeur d'Alene, Idaho 83816-9000
Main Phone Number: (208) 446-1000 Contact Us
Click here for directions to the County Administration Building and Courthouse.