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Idaho Communities to Receive $30 Million in PILT

Secretary Zinke announces record rural assistance funding WASHINGTON – U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke today announced that 44 local governments in Idaho are receiving a total of $30 million in Payments in Lieu of Taxes (PILT) funding for 2017. The payments are Idaho’s share of the record $464.6 million distributed to 1,900 local […]

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Idaho Association of Commissioners and Clerks Elects New Leadership for 2017-2018

On June 7, the Idaho Association of Commissioners and Clerks (IACC) elected new leadership for 2017-2018. IACC held its Annual Conference in Idaho Falls from June 6-8. The membership held elections on Wednesday, June 7 at the Shilo Inn during their annual business meeting. Dan Dinning was elected as President of IACC. Dinning took office […]

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Serving Up Ballots with ‘Food Truck Voting’

Article reprinted with permission from NACo County News PROBLEM: Residents waiting in long lines on Election Day. SOLUTION: Bring early voting to street corners around town, using mobile “food truck voting.” By Mary Ann Barton, NACo Senior Staff Writer Long lines, no parking, no time. Some of the most common excuses for not voting were taken out […]

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