RSVP to Attend IAC Virtual Meetings and EXPO

Due to growing concerns over the COVID-19 pandemic, IAC was forced to cancel the 2020 IAC Annual Conference scheduled for September 28-30 at the Boise Centre. However, there is still association business that needs to be taken care of. To handle elections, legislative resolutions, and provide an opportunity to engage with IAC sponsors and exhibitors, …

CAT Board holds final meeting of FY20

The Catastrophic Health Care Program board of directors held its final meeting of the fiscal year this week. The meeting caseload eclipsed all other meetings this fiscal year with 159 cases for the board to review. The board approved over $3 million in claims to be paid.   No evidence of a slow down due to Medicaid …

Apply now for open IAC Board positions

According to the IAC Bylaws and the rotation schedule for elections, a coroner is eligible to run as the IAC 2nd Vice President (formerly Secretary/Treasurer) for the upcoming year (October 1, 2020 – September 30, 2021). Please see Article V, Sections 3 and 6 below. In addition to the 2nd Vice President, the NACo Representative …

NACo High Performance Leadership Academy

This announcement is to provide some details on the new NACo High Performance Leadership Academy (www.naco.org/skills). This is the program NACo launched last year in partnership with the team from the Professional Development Academy, including General Colin Powell, Dr. Marshall Goldsmith, and many others. Since the launch last year, the demand for this program by …

2020 Census Car Caravan Weekend

The U.S. Census Bureau invites you to participate in the 2020 Census Car Caravan Weekend! A car caravan is a parade of cars that drives through a strategically selected route. Each car in the caravan displays census messaging to raise awareness of the 2020 Census. Please keep social distancing measures in place per the CDC …

2020 Unofficial Primary Election Results

IAC has compiled a list of the results for the county candidates for the primary election: 2020 Primary Election Results. Results for all Idaho races can be found on the Idaho Secretary of State’s office website: https://www.livevoterturnout.com/Idaho/LiveResults/1/en/Index_112.html.  

Reopening County Facilities Webinar

IAC hosted and moderated a webinar on Monday, May 18 focused on reopening county courthouses and facilities. Panelists included: Alberto Gonzalez, Division of Motor Vehicles Administrator, Idaho Transportation Department Carol Moehrle, Director, Idaho North Central Public Health District Jim McNall, Risk Management Specialist, ICRMP Tammy Middleton, Human Resources Manager, ICRMP Jerry Mason, Legal Counsel, ICRMP …

IAC Spring County Officials Institute: IAC Legislative Review

As part of the Spring County Officials Institute – Online, IAC is offering a free 2020 Legislative Review for county officials. IAC policy staff is tailoring this two-hour webinar to our different county elected official members: assessors, clerks, commissioners, treasurers, and a general session for all other positions.  Please only register for one session. You …

COVID-19 in Blaine County

By Jacob Greenberg, Blaine County Commissioner It’s a wild story. Blaine County, home to the famous Sun Valley Ski Resort, is a tourist-driven economy. With that comes large scale events and close proximity partying. Just what this virus likes. The first positive COVID-19 test results were reported on March 13th, 2020. Community spread was determined …

Federal Aid for COVID-19

Over the past two months, the Federal Government has passed three support packages and are working on a fourth. IAC has been tracking this information to determine how it affects us here in Idaho. We’ve been in close contact with our federal delegation and Governor Little and his staff. Seth Grigg was appointed by the …

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