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Fremont County, Idaho

 

2014 Calendar of Events

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Meetings and Other Events 

 

Public Hearing Notice


Floyd Gardner, proposes to amend the Comprehensive Plan and Rezone 80 acres from an agricultural zone to an industrial zone (Application #14-029). The property is located in Section 36 of Township 7N Range 40E and is currently used for agricultural purposes. The property is located at: NW4SW4 & SW4NW4 SEC 36 TWP 7 RGE 40, or approximately ½ mile north of Highway 33, on 2300 East, near the City of Teton.

Following a public hearing (held August 18th) and subsequent deliberation, the Fremont County Planning and Zoning Commission recommends that the County approve this request.

The Fremont County Board of County Commissioners will conduct a public hearing on this proposal at or about 6:30 PM, Monday, December 8th, 2014, at the Fremont County Annex Building in St. Anthony, Idaho, located at 101 N. Bridge Street (the meeting room is accessed by a dedicated exterior door adjacent to the Fremont County Planning and Building Department’s main entry). All are invited and encouraged to attend.

Full copies of the applications are available for public review at the Fremont County Planning and Building Office, located at 125 North Bridge Street, St. Anthony, Idaho, and open from 8 AM to 5 PM Monday through Friday. Public comment is encouraged. Written comments will be accepted and considered if received in the Fremont County Planning and Building Office, 125 North Bridge Street, St. Anthony, ID 83445, no later than eight (8) calendar days prior to the meeting. Comments may also be submitted by email to P&B@co.fremont.id.us.

Comments must address the merits of the proposed changes to the comprehensive plan and zoning designation – as measured by its compliance or lack of compliance with applicable codes and laws.

Any person needing special accommodations to participate in the meeting should contact the Fremont County Planning and Building Office seven (7) days prior to the public hearing meeting.


Financial Help
Sept. 29-Oct. 30

"Healthy Money Habits" is the topic of a five-week challenge sponsored by the University of Idaho Extension Service. Twice a week for five weeks, participants will receive an e-mail with links to resources and tips for achieving a healthy financial lifestyle. To sign up, send an e-mail with the words “Register for HMH” in the subject line to: erickson@uidaho.edu.

This is a non‐meeting format so you can work on your financial health in your own way and at your own time. The instructor, Luke Erickson, will also be responding personally to topic questions or concerns by e-mail and Facebook.

View the latest edition of Idaho’s Two Cent Tips: http://extension.uidaho.edu/madison/tag/itct-newsletters/


Boat Dock Removal

It's time to pull the docks in Island Park. Limited boating access, via docks, will continue at the Island Park Boat Launch (near Pond’s) and at Frome Park, Henry’s Lake until the end of October.


Road Closure

The road to Riverside Campground on the Caribou-Targhee National Forest will be closed Nov. 3-17 for repairs. The closure will include the boat launch on the Henry’s Fork of the Snake River.


Public Hearing

Pursuant to Idaho Code 40-203 and 40-203A, the Fremont County Board of Commissioners will hold a combined validation and vacation hearing for the following roads and right-of-ways: All of the roads and right-of-ways, dedicated or prescriptive, within the Yale Creek Cabin Sites (units 1-13).

The Fremont County Board of Commissioners will conduct a public hearing to consider the matter at or about 6:30PM, Thursday, November 13th, 2014, at the Island Park EMS building, 4379 Library Road, Island Park, ID. All are invited and encouraged to attend.

A map of the proposed vacation is available for public review at the Fremont County Courthouse, Clerk’s Office, located at 151 W. 1st North, St. Anthony, Idaho, and open from 8 AM to 5 PM Monday through Friday, and online at www.co.fremont.id.us. Public comment is encouraged. Written comments will be accepted and considered if received in the Fremont County Clerk’s Office, 151 W. 1st North, St. Anthony, ID 83445, no later than eight (8) calendar days prior to the meeting.

Any person needing special accommodations to participate in the meeting should contact the Fremont County Clerk’s Office seven (7) days prior to the public hearing meeting.



Written Comments Requested


Fremont County Parks and Recreation Dept. is making application to the Idaho Dept. of Parks and Recreation for four projects aimed at the improvements of recreation opportunities.
Funding for the proposed projects may be made available through user fees administered by IDPR.
As part of the application process, public comment is encourage. Written comments will be accepted until December 15, 2014 via e-mail at: tcikaitoga@co.fremont.id.us. Or, mailed to Fremont County Parks and Recreation, 125 N. Bridge Street, St. Anthony, ID 83445.


1. The purchase and installation of new precast concrete picnic tables with ADA accessibility at overnight campsites located within Frome Park, Henry’s Lake.

2. The purchase of a 1-ton flat-bed truck with deck to be used by the snowmobile trail grooming program for the purpose of hauling groomer fuel to trail heads. Truck will also be used in clearing and signing of snowmobile trails.

3. The purchase and installation of new plastic boat docks at Frome Park, Henry’s Lake. Proposed docks will provide additional motorized boating access.

4. The purchase and installation of a new boat dock at Buttermilk Boating Access, Island Park Reservoir. Proposed dock will provide a tie-up, access site for the Fremont County Sheriff’s Dept. Waterways Patrol.