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Posted: 2/21/2018 1:21:07 PM
An entirely public Spokane River waterfront appears to be widely supported for the Atlas Waterfront project site based on the first round of public input gathered for the project. And more intensive development - such as a mix of housing types, smaller residential lots, or even buildings taller tha ...

Posted: 2/16/2018 8:39:04 AM
“The Girl Who Wrote in Silk” has been selected as the North Idaho Reads (NIR) book for 2018 and author Kelli Estes will read from and discuss her book at area libraries during programs in April.NIR is organized each year by area libraries and volunteers and encourages readers in the regi ...

Posted: 2/13/2018 3:05:44 PM
Stephen Pitters, host of “Spokane Open Poetry” on the Thin Air Community Radio Station, 88.1/92.3 FM, will share personal memories, readings, songs in honor of Black History Month, Saturday, Feb. 24, 1-3 p.m., in the library Community Room.His experiences include being the first black ...

Posted: 2/13/2018 11:46:09 AM
  On Monday, February 19, 2018, Coeur d’Alene City Hall will be closed for the Presidents’ Day holiday.  Other city offices and facilities will be closed as well.  Emergency calls for Police, Fire, and Streets can be made by dialing 9-1-1.  Other city facilities have ...

Posted: 2/12/2018 1:46:11 PM
Shelley Hurtado’s backpacking trek on the Appalachian Trail will be the Novel Destinations program at the Coeur d’Alene Public Library Friday, Feb. 23, at 7 p.m. The mother of two and a wife of 23 years, Hurtado is a commercial and residential Realtor in Coeur d’Alene.“I gre ...

Posted: 2/12/2018 1:39:45 PM
“The Sacred Heart Mission,” the oldest building in Idaho and its role in the history of the region’s first people, the Coeur d’Alene Tribe, will be presented as the next Inland Northwest Milestones program Thursday, Feb. 22, at 7 p.m. at the Coeur d’Alene Public Libra ...

Posted: 1/30/2018 10:04:21 AM
 Coeur d’Alene Summer Theater (CST) On the Road uses the story of Lewis and Clark to teach about history and the modern-day social challenges faced by students in a presentation coming to the library, Thursday, Feb. 8, at 7 p.m.“Across the Divide” is the production written CST ...

Posted: 1/19/2018 10:49:24 AM
The third annual Seed Swap will be hosted by the Coeur d’Alene Public Library Saturday, Feb. 3, 1-3 p.m. in the Community Room. The swap is offered in partnership with The Inland Northwest Food Network and True To Seed: Seed Lending Library. A seed swap is where growers bring their extra see ...

Posted: 1/18/2018 1:58:08 PM
The rules for the 29th annual Writers Competition at the Coeur d’Alene Public Library are changing. Creating entries will be simpler and entry fees have been eliminated.The library is also partnering with Idaho Public Television to encourage young writers to participate in the PBS Kids Write ...

Posted: 1/12/2018 2:06:38 PM
Coeur d'Alene's Jason Wiswell cleared nine fire hydrants in 2016, sharing this selfie with the City While skiers rejoice at a fresh snow fall, accumulating snow can cause delays in the Fire Department being able to get the water they need to extinguish a fire.  If a fire hydrant is buried ...

Posted: 1/10/2018 8:59:08 AM
The City of Coeur d’Alene Arts Commission is seeking artists for bike racks to be located in front of the Coeur d’Alene Public Library on the upper level and in front of the Community Room on the lower level.  The goal of the lower level is to have a bike rack that will be both art ...

Posted: 1/9/2018 4:11:16 PM
A new Inland Northwest Milestones series will begin Thursday, Jan. 25, with a look back at the history of the Coeur d’Alene Public Library.Hosted by the library in partnership with the Museum of North Idaho, the monthly series is presented by regional historian Robert Singletary, program and m ...

Posted: 1/9/2018 3:53:21 PM
Mary Sanderson will share photos and stories from an African Safari that took her into Zimbabwe, Zambia, Botswana, Mozambique, and South Africa Friday, Jan. 19, at 7 p.m., in the Coeur d’Alene Public Library Community Room.The trip included two weeks with a tour organized by Overseas Adventu ...

Posted: 1/9/2018 2:55:19 PM
City Hall Closed for Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday On Monday, January 15, 2018, Coeur d’Alene City Hall will be closed for the Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday.  Other city offices and facilities will be closed as well.  Emergency calls for Police, Streets, and Fire can be made b ...

Posted: 1/8/2018 2:03:49 PM
A planned power outage by Avista Corp. will cause several downtown Coeur d’Alene traffic signals to be offline for a few hours Friday. Avista is working to relocate some utilities for the City of Coeur d’Alene’s new parking garage project on Coeur d’Alene Avenue, requiring t ...

Posted: 1/8/2018 12:10:06 PM
From flooring improvements at a transitional housing facility, to support for on-site youth and family counseling programs, the City of Coeur d’Alene has announced four grants to support its low- to –moderate income residents. City Council members unanimously approved the 2017 Community ...

Posted: 1/3/2018 2:54:40 PM
A popular presentation on the history of Coeur d’Alene’s City Park will make a return engagement to the Coeur d’Alene Public Library Thursday, Jan. 11, at 7 p.m. in the Community Room.The closure of Fort Sherman and the building of a railroad line that brought new tourists to the ...

Posted: 1/2/2018 2:46:38 PM
“Protect Your Credit Score” is the STCU workshop scheduled for Wednesday, Jan. 10, at noon in the Gozzer Room at the Coeur d’Alene Public Library.The free program will include a light meal for participants.The workshop will cover why a good credit score is more important than eve ...

Posted: 1/2/2018 1:42:29 PM
A celebration of the life of Louis Braille – the inventor of the raised-dot system used by blind readers – and the Talking Book Service (TBS) which provides audiobooks and special players to those with visual and physical challenges will be part of an open house at the library. “S ...

Posted: 12/28/2017 8:58:59 AM
  On Monday, January 1, 2017, Coeur d’Alene City Hall will be closed for the New Year’s holiday.  Other city offices and facilities will be closed as well.  Emergency calls for Police, Fire, and Streets can be made by dialing 9-1-1.  Other city facilities have emerge ...

Posted: 12/20/2017 9:56:30 PM
The City of Coeur d’Alene and CDA 2030 are inviting a diverse array of community organizations to share their thoughts on the Atlas Waterfront Project as a first step to assess the property’s potential. Coeur d’Alene officials will finalize purchase of the former Atlas Mill site b ...

Posted: 12/19/2017 6:31:56 PM
The Coeur d’Alene Public Library’s Pageturners Book Club begins a new series as part of the Let’s Talk About It (LTAI) program with books provided by the Idaho Commission for Libraries. All of the titles in these series are also being made available through the Talking Book Servi ...

Posted: 12/18/2017 3:28:08 PM
  Christmas Day Garbage Pickup Delayed by One Day On Friday, December 22, and Monday, December 25, Coeur d’Alene City Hall will be closed for the Christmas holiday.  Most other city offices and facilities will be closed as well.  Emergency calls for Police, Fire, and Streets c ...

Posted: 12/5/2017 2:22:45 PM
The City of Coeur d’Alene will be hosting a Farewell Open House for retiring City Administrator Jim Hammond on Friday, Dec. 15, from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m., in the Community Room of the Coeur d’Alene Public Library, 702 Front Avenue.  Citizens are invited to stop by and thank Jim fo ...

Posted: 11/29/2017 2:13:49 PM
Finance Director Troy Tymesen selected as next City Administrator City of Coeur d’Alene Mayor Steve Widmyer announced today he will appoint City Finance Director Troy Tymesen as the next city administrator, effective January 1. Mayor Widmyer’s appointment will be brought to the Cit ...