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Posted on: April 9, 2020

Construction Continues on Canyon Springs Grade Project; Pedestrians and Cyclists Should Avoid Grade

Canyon Springs Closure

Pedestrians and cyclists are reminded that the Canyon Springs Grade is unsafe for walking and cycling due to construction on the second phase of the Canyon Springs Grade Project.

During the second phase of construction, the grade will again be reduced to o...

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Posted on: April 8, 2020

Inside Lanes on Eastland Drive Closed to Repair Waterline

Slow Down Sign

The City of Twin Falls has closed the inside lanes of Eastland Drive, south of the intersection with Filer Avenue, to repair a waterline leak and replace the roadway.

Northbound and southbound traffic is being directed to the outside lanes. The intersectio...

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Posted on: April 7, 2020

Seasonal Pressurized Irrigation Starts April 13; Homeowners Reminded of Water Conservation Schedule

Sprinkler Head

Residences connected to the City of Twin Falls’ Pressurized Irrigation system will begin receiving water for the 2020 season on Monday, April 13. Homeowners connected to pressurized irrigation are encouraged to check sprinkler filters for buildu...

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Posted on: April 2, 2020

Residents Reminded to Remove Bur Buttercup; Invasive Plant's Burs Cause Damage

Bur Buttercup 3

Bur Buttercup, an invasive flowering plant that produces clusters of sharp, spiny burs, is growing aggressively in Southern Idaho including the City of Twin Falls. The plant’s burs get caught in shoes, bicycle tires, clothing as well as animals&...

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Posted on: April 2, 2020

Expect Delays at Intersections Scheduled for Traffic Signal Upgrades

Blue Lakes and Poleline

The City of Twin Falls will be connecting battery backup systems to traffic signals at critical intersections beginning Monday, April 6 through Friday, April 10.

Installing battery back-up systems, or Uninterrupted Power Supply (UPS), at critical intersect...

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Posted on: April 1, 2020

Be Counted; Citizens Encouraged to Participate in 2020 Census

US Census

The 2020 Census fully kicked off and invitations continue to arrive in mailboxes. More than eleven million households have responded, but the U.S. Census Bureau needs all residents to participate to ensure all families and communities are counted.

In suppo...

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Posted on: April 3, 2020

Paving to Close Grandview Drive from Caswell to Falls Avenue

GRANDVIEW DRIVE CLOSURE

Contractors with the City of Twin Falls will close Grandview Drive between Caswell Avenue and Falls Avenue beginning at 8 a.m. Monday, April 6 through Friday, April 10. The closure will allow contractors to safely prep and pave the west half of Grandview ...

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Posted on: March 25, 2020

Governor Little Issues Statewide Stay-home Order; Signs Extreme Emergency Declaration

Governor Little

Following the guidance of Idaho’s public health experts, Governor Brad Little issued a statewide stay-home order today for all Idahoans.

He also signed an extreme emergency declaration, which allows the state to more effectively increase health c...

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Posted on: March 25, 2020

Wipes Clog Pipes; Public Reminded to Not Flush Disinfectant Wipes

Wipes Clog Pipes

With more households using convenient disinfecting wipes to fight the spread of germs amid the Coronavirus, the City of Twin Falls would like to remind residents and visitors that disinfectant wipes should be discarded in trash cans and should never be fl...

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Posted on: March 21, 2020

A Message from Twin Falls City Mayor Suzanne Hawkins

Suzanne Hawkins

On Monday, March 23, 2020 at 10 a.m. the Twin Falls City Council declared a Local Disaster Emergency. Please see the video message from Twin Falls Mayor Suzanne Hawkins.

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

City of Twin Falls Declares State of Emergency; Citizen Services Available Online at TFID.ORG

City Hall Emergency

The Twin Falls City Council on Monday, March 23 approved the City Manager’s recommendation for a Declaration of Emergency for the City of Twin Falls.

The Declaration of Emergency will help the City streamline the purchase process; allow it to see...

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Posted on: March 19, 2020

First-responders Exposed to Patient Who Later Tested Positive for COVID-19

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While responding to a medical call on Sunday, March 15, two individuals with the City of Twin Falls Fire Department, as well as members of Magic Valley Paramedics, were exposed to a patient who later tested positive for COVID-19.  Both seemed to ...

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Posted on: March 17, 2020

Public Encouraged to Utilize Online, Phone Services Before Visiting Twin Falls City Hall

Twin Falls City Hall & Commons

Due to updates from health officials regarding the spread of the COVID-19 virus, residents and visitors of the City of Twin Falls are being asked to utilize the city’s convenient online and phone services before physically visiting Twin Falls Ci...

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

City Suspends Walk-in Utility Payments Due to COVID-19 Concerns

Utility Billing

In light of COVID-19, the City of Twin Falls is no longer accepting walk-in utility payments until further notice. Customers can use the payment drop box (blue payment envelopes are on the counter); mail your payment to P.O. Box 2469, Twin Falls, Idaho 83...

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

City Suspends Some Recreation Programs; Public Still Encouraged to Stay Active

Twin Falls City Pool

The City of Twin Falls Parks & Recreation Department is suspending some indoor recreation programs and adding restrictions to outdoor recreation programs in an effort to help slow the spread of the COVID-19 virus.

Adult basketball, youth wrestling, and...

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Posted on: March 12, 2020

City of Twin Falls Partners With Regional Agencies to Address COVID-19

COVID-19 Planning

There has not yet been a confirmed case of COVID-19 in the City of Twin Falls or the State of Idaho, but the City and its regional partners are planning now to respond to the virus.

The City of Twin Falls began meeting with regional partners early Tuesday ...

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Posted on: March 6, 2020

Shoshone Street Lane Closures for Archway Installation

Twin Falls Archway

Construction will begin on the foundation for the Twin Falls Archway over Shoshone Street between City Park and the Twin Falls County Courthouse on Monday, March 9.

Work crews will alternate closures of the outside north-bound lane and the outside south-bo...

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Posted on: March 5, 2020

Twin Falls Urban Renewal Agency Seeks New Board Members

Twin Falls City Hall & Commons

The Urban Renewal Agency of the City of Twin Falls is seeking letters of interest for two (2) upcoming vacancies on the Urban Renewal Agency Board. Each appointment will be for a 3-year term, July 1, 2020 through June 30, 2023, with the opportunity of a s...

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Posted on: February 24, 2020

Magic Valley Airport Receives Federal Small Community Air Service Grant

Magic Valley Regional Airport, Private Aircraft

The U.S. Department of Transportation announced today that the Magic Valley Regional Airport is one of 18 airports to receive a portion of the U.S. $12.2 million from the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Small Community Air Service Developmen...

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Posted on: July 19, 2018

Twin Falls Committee Seeks Donations for Downtown Archway Project

Main Avenue, Downtown Twin Falls

The Twin Falls Archway Committee is seeking donations for a decorative archway that is planned to be built across Shoshone Street near Twin Falls City Park. The archway will serve as an entryway to the growing Downtown Twin Falls area and display informat...

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