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P.O. Box 48
Driggs, Idaho 83422
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City of Driggs Hires Amber Pence as First City Administrator
The City of Driggs is pleased to announce Amber Pence as the first-ever City Administrator. With nineteen years of experience in Idaho politics and government, Pence brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to the position.
Next Community Conversation: Airport Info on 3/15/23
Join Mayor August Christensen this Wednesday, March 15th, 5 - 6 pm in the Teton Aviation lobby for an hour-long discussion on General Aviation and emergency medical operations at the Driggs-Reed Memorial Airport.
Public Hearing on 3/21 during City Council Meeting
City Council will hold a public hearing during the March 21st meeting about the Flats at Teton Peaks Subdivision Preliminary Plat. Read this article for more information.
New Capital Improvement Plan and Impact Fees are anticipated to take effect on March 15th
The City of Driggs has thoroughly reviewed and updated the Capital Improvement Plan and Development Impact Fees. The process included working with a consultant, TischlerBise, convening an Impact Fee Committee, and ultimately review and approval by City Council. Read more about the plan and next steps here.
Planning & Building Corner March 2023
Curious about what the Planning & Building department is working on? Read the latest update on permits, public hearings, and more.
Driggs Residents: Pipes are still freezing despite warmer temps!
If your pipes have frozen in the last 15 years or if you live in old-town Driggs, please run a pencil tip stream of water. More tips and info...
City Council Meeting Still on Schedule for Tonight
The regularly scheduled City Council Meeting is still scheduled for 6 pm tonight.
Opening on the Design Review Advisory Committee
Apply to serve on the Driggs Design Review Advisory Committee, also known as DRAC.
February Issue of CityNews
February CityNews: Let's talk Transportation, Skijoring, and more...
Depot Square Business Incubator Now Leasing
The City of Driggs has posted the lease application for four business incubator spaces in the new Depot Square building opening September 1st.
Public Hearing: 02/07 City Council
The City council will hold a public hearing on February 7, 2023, at 6:00 PM in the City Hall Council Chambers.
Public Hearing: 02/08 Planning and Zoning Commission
The Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a public hearing on February 8, 2023, at 6:30 PM in the City Hall Council Chambers .
Public Hearing: City Council 1/17/23
The following items will be considered by City Council during a public hearing on January 17, 2023 at 6:00 PM in the City Hall Council Chambers.
New Airport Manager Meredith Fox
Fox is excited to call Driggs her new home and brings a wealth of experience to her new role.
Sewer Survey Goes out to Non-residential Users
The City of Driggs will send a survey this week to all non-residential sewer users in Driggs and Victor to help determine the types of waste being discarded into our system.
Holiday Hours for City Hall & Public Works
City Hall and the Public Works Department will be closed to observe the Christmas and New Years Holidays on Monday, December 26, and Monday, January 2nd.
Public Hearing Notice: Planning & Zoning Commission 1/11/23
The Driggs Planning & Zoning Commission will hold a public hearing to consider a zoning map amendment to the ITD property located at 1549 N HWY 33, to change the base zoning from C-3 (Highway & Commercial Services) to MUE (Mixed Use Employment).
Read the December Issue of CityNews!
December CityNews: Welcome new city residents, land purchased for the city's future, winter tips, holiday lights 🎄🎄🎄 and more in this issue ❄❄❄
Welcome Aspen Point and Stone Ridge Owners and Residents to the City of Driggs!
The Driggs City Council adopted ordinance 455-22 on December 6, 2022, annexing both the Aspen Point Townhomes and Stone Ridge Townhomes developments into the City of Driggs.
Public Hearing Notice: City Council 1/3/23
City Council will hold public hearings for amendments to the Land Development Code and the City Fee Schedule on Tuesday January 3, 2023 at 6:00 PM in City Hall. Read more for public hearing details and information.
Land Acquired from The Nature Conservancy for the Community’s Future
The City of Driggs purchased a 101-acre parcel of land this week located on Bates Road just east of the Wastewater Treatment Facility from The Nature Conservancy (TNC).
Public Hearing for Two Ballot Initiatives 12/6/22
City Council will hold a public hearing for two ballot initiatives regarding the Driggs Reed Memorial Airport Operations on Tuesday, December 6, 2022 at 6pm in City Hall. Read more for public hearing details and information.
Draft Drinking Water Facility Plan Open House & Public Comment Period
The Drinking Water Facility Planning Study Draft is available, and the City is seeking public comments until December 16, 2022.
City Hall closed Nov 24 & 25: Happy Thanksgiving
Wishing everyone a warm and delicious Thanksgiving holiday. City Hall and staff offices will be closed in observation of the Thanksgiving holiday on Thursday, November 24th and Friday, November 25th.
Public Meeting Notice: Dec 6th City Council Meeting
The City Council will hold a public meeting at their regularly scheduled meeting on December 6, 2022, to consider an application for final plat subdivision, creating a one-acre parcel from a larger 46 acre parcel located south of E Johnson Ave.
Public Hearings: 12/14 P&Z Commission Meeting
Click for further information about public hearing items to be heard at the upcoming Planning & Zoning Commission meeting.
November Issue of CityNews
City jobs, winter tips, holiday events and more in this issue ❄❄❄
Public Hearing: 12/06 City Council
Land Development Code Amendments (AMD22-2)
Public Hearing Notice for Planning & Zoning Commission
The Planning & Zoning Commission will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, November 9th, to consider a Conditional Use Permit for a cell tower located along LeGrande Pierre Avenue on parcel# RPA00000261207.
Waste Water Treatment Plant Lawsuit Will Ultimately Help The City Of Driggs
The Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) in the City of Driggs is out of compliance with its National Pollution Discharge Elimination System (NPEDS) permit. The NPEDS permit is issued under the Clean Water Act by the Environmental Protection Agency. As a result of the current facility’s inability to meet the allowed levels of ammonia in treated water discharged from the plant consistently, the judicial branch of the Environmental Protection Agency, the Department of Justice, has filed a lawsuit against the City of Driggs to help bring the plant into compliance.
Wastewater Treatment Plant Tour Scheduled for the Community Conversations with Mayor August Christensen.
Have questions about the city's Wastewater Treatment Plant? We have answers. The city is promoting Public Outreach on Plant (POOP), an information campaign on our city's Wastewater Treatment Plant and Facility Plan update.
October Issue of CityNews
October CityNews: City Admin Job, Airport FAQs, Facility Tours & more in this months issue.
City to Host Stone Ridge & Aspen Point Open House Tonight Monday, October 17th
The City is hosting a Public Open House for Monday, October 17, 2022 from 6pm to 8pm to answer property owner questions on Project AX22-3: STONE RIDGE PUD & ASPEN POINT PUD ANNEXATION.
Public Hearing 10/18 City Council
Public Hearing Regarding Amending Airport Board Terms
City Administrator Job Opening
This staff position with the City of Driggs is now open and accepting applications. First Review of applications will be on October 31, 2022.
Notice of Public Hearing on the Status of Funded Activities
The City of Driggs received an Idaho Community Development Block Grant in the amount of $500,000 from the Idaho Department of Commerce. A public hearing for this will occur October 18, 2022 at the City Council Meeting.
We think you might have questions about the Airport's Runway Project!
We just updated our FAQ page on the airport website to try and answer your questions.
DURA Chair: Amanda Conner
“One thing I’ve witnessed in living here for 24 years is that the growth is inevitable, so rather than complaining about it, I want to be more involved and have a voice for how all this development takes place.” DURA Chairman Amanda Conner explains.
Neighborhood Meeting Aug 30th: Flats at Teton Peaks Subdivision
Community members and all who are interested are invited to attend a Neighborhood Meeting to discuss the proposed Flats at Teton Peaks Subdivision, located north of Ross Ave. The developer will be presenting on Tuesday, August 30th 6pm-8pm at Driggs City Hall.
Help Us Conserve Water This Summer!
Help us use water wisely this summer to ensure that our wells can keep up. Do Your Part! Stick to Assigned-Day Watering.
Enhance the Plaza With a New Gathering Space! We need your input! ¡Mejore la plaza con un nuevo espacio de reunión!
The City of Driggs is in the early stages of creating a new community gathering space. Please share your thoughts by completing this short survey.
City Council Seat opens as Scotty Stuntz moves after a decade in Driggs.
We need your comments to secure funding for roads!
The Idaho Transportation Department is inviting public comment on the Idaho Transportation Investment Program (ITIP) for 2023-2029 now through July 31, 2022.
2022 Water Quality Report available
Consumer Confidence Reports (CCRs), also known as water quality reports or drinking water quality reports, provide you with important information about the quality of your drinking water. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) requires every community water supplier to provide a CCR to its customers.
City Hall is closed for Juneteenth Holiday but City Council Meeting & Public Hearing will still occur Monday, June 20th at 6 pm.
City of Driggs offices will be closed on Monday, June 20th in observance of the federal holiday, Juneteenth, which falls on a Sunday this year. However, the scheduled City Council Meeting with two public hearing items will still occur starting at 6 pm.
High Water Watch! Use Caution: Flooding may occur in areas of Teton County.
Due to the recent rain and the increase in temperatures we are experiencing an increase in the risk of flooding. The National Weather Service has put out a flood warning indicating that runoff will peak sometime within the next few days possibly resulting in minor flooding.
Read our June E-Newsletter
Warmer temperatures bring fun to the city and construction season! Learn all the latest in this month's CityNews!
Driggs Reed Memorial Airport Manager Position Open
The Driggs Reed Memorial Airport is now hiring a full-time position for Airport Manager: General Aviation with full benefits and a starting salary of $70K. Read more for details and the link to apply online.
Waste Water Treatment Plant Odor is Temporary
An odor has been present in town the last few weeks when the wind is blowing, and many are wondering what it is and where it is coming from. The odor is generated from the Waste Water Treatment Plant (WWTP) on the southwest side of town and, more specifically, from our sludge-holding lagoons.
Community Conversations with the Mayor
Join Mayor August Christensen on June 16th at 10 am for the first Community Conversations event!