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Posted: 8/17/2017 11:02:04 AM
On Sept. 10, 2007, the Coeur d’Alene Public Library continued more than a century of service to the community when it opened its doors to the public at 702 E. Front Ave.The library and its support organizations want to celebrate 10 years in the “new” building with a party, Sunday S ...

Posted: 8/16/2017 3:00:59 PM
New Atlas Road-Seltice Way roundabout August 16, 2017 Traffic on Seltice Way will begin to switch over to the south side of the newly revitalized roadway beginning Friday, August 18. A transition plan to begin moving traffic will include several phases to continue to preserve public safety for ...

Posted: 8/16/2017 11:04:17 AM
“Bud’s Place,” a film by George Sibley, will be screened at the library Friday, Aug. 25, at 7 p.m. in the Community Room. The screening is free.District Ranger, soldier, fur trapper, wilderness advocate — Bud Moore was all of these. During a long career with the Forest Servic ...

Posted: 8/15/2017 4:33:00 PM
* Back to (Home) School: Thursday, Aug. 17, 1-2:30 p.m. Families who are considering homeschooling or are old hands at home education are invited to attend this conversation about the resources available at the library. Suggestions will also be accepted for items about the subject that the library ...

Posted: 8/15/2017 4:17:56 PM
Restrictions on fires and equipment operation in Coeur d’Alene will take effect the morning of Wednesday, Aug. 15, in response to increased fire restrictions statewide.  The City of Coeur d’Alene Fire Department is imposing the new Stage 2 restrictions in City limits based on coord ...

Posted: 8/8/2017 3:58:31 PM
The geeks are coming.The third annual Coeur d’Con on Saturday, Aug. 19, will fill the Coeur d’Alene Public Library with superheroes, villains, and all kinds of comic book, video game, TV, and movie characters. The day will feature vendors, gaming opportunities, crafts, fan meetups, discu ...

Posted: 8/8/2017 2:00:39 PM
Dr. Heather Branstetter, author of “Selling Sex in the Silver Valley: A Business in Doing Pleasure” will discuss the book Thursday, Aug. 17 at 7 p.m. in the library Community Room.This program is offered as one of series of regional author talks as part of the library’s Adult Summe ...

Posted: 8/8/2017 11:01:40 AM
  The City of Coeur d’Alene is proud to announce a new, interactive online financial transparency tool for the community in partnership with OpenGov, the leader in government performance management. The launch of the tool now allows the City to share its preliminary FY 2017-18 prelimina ...

Posted: 8/7/2017 2:20:55 PM
Two programs for families at the library will shed some light and dark on the upcoming solar eclipse.Eclipse Readiness 101 is scheduled for Tuesday, Aug. 15, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. in the Community Room at 702 E. Front Ave. This program will include what an eclipse is and what we can expect in our are ...

Posted: 8/4/2017 3:08:57 PM
Project detour map, click for larger version The City of Coeur d’Alene will detour traffic from 4th Street as it works to replace a brick-inlaid intersection with colored concrete. The closure at 4th Street and Miller Avenue will occur from August 7 to August 18 and the City Streets & ...

Posted: 8/4/2017 2:36:19 PM
The City of Coeur d’Alene Arts Commission is inviting the local arts community to apply for funding through the new Community Arts Support Program. This new program will provide one-time or re-occurring funding in support of local arts organizations, projects or programs offering visual or pe ...

Posted: 7/25/2017 2:13:59 PM
The Lake City Public Library, in the high school on Ramsey Road, will be closed Aug. 7-20, due to annual school maintenance.During the closure patrons can visit the main library at 702 E. Front in Coeur d’Alene and arrange to pick up holds at any of the other libraries in the Cooperative Inf ...

Posted: 7/21/2017 9:54:55 AM
The City of Coeur d’Alene will place more than three miles of new asphalt on streets throughout the community through mid-August, and drivers are urged to use caution while in road work areas. Streets being overlayed – where old asphalt is ground up and new asphalt is placed – inc ...

Posted: 7/18/2017 11:16:52 AM
The Coeur d’Alene Public Library wants to “Build a Better World,” one child at a time. Based on the theme for Summer Reading for all ages at the library, the staff is collecting new pajamas and books to distribute to local children in need. Pajamas in sizes from birth to adult ...

Posted: 7/15/2017 4:50:10 PM
The Coeur d’Alene Regatta will be the topic for regional historian Robert Singletary as his series, “Inland Northwest Milestones,” continues Thursday, July 27, at 7 p.m., at the Coeur d’Alene Public Library.The first regatta was held in the Lake City in 1913 and continued as ...

Posted: 7/7/2017 4:35:47 PM
The City of Coeur d’Alene is advising motorists to drive slowly on a portion of Government Way and in two eastern subdivisions while the streets are chip sealed. About $201,000 will be spent to chip seal the Foothills and Best Hill Meadows subdivisions, along with Government Way between Harri ...

Posted: 7/5/2017 2:00:49 PM
An award-winning wildlife author will present a pair of programs – one for children, one for teens – as Summer Reading continues at the Coeur d’Alene Public Library on Friday, July 14.Sneed B. Collard III is the author of such award-winning books as “Fire Birds—Valuin ...

Posted: 6/30/2017 4:00:49 PM
Downtown 4th of July Traffic Plan Click the image for a larger version Downtown Coeur d’Alene and a key freeway interchange will have numerous road closures in order to ensure adequate traffic flow for Independence Day festivities on Tuesday, July 4. The Fourth of July is a major celebra ...

Posted: 6/30/2017 3:31:40 PM
The closure of Fort Sherman and the building of a railroad line that brought new tourists to the young community of Coeur d’Alene were among the factors that led to creation of City Park.Landscape architect John Mueller will share stories and images from his new book, “Private Park, Publ ...

Posted: 6/30/2017 2:01:31 PM
The Coeur d’Alene Public Library will host an event to safely watch the upcoming total eclipse of the sun - partially visible in Coeur d’Alene - on Aug. 21, 8:30 am to 12 pm.  The eclipse begins about 9:15 am. The first 200 participants will receive special glasses for the v ...

Posted: 6/29/2017 9:20:06 PM
Coeur d’Alene City Hall will be closed in observance of the Independence Day holiday on Tuesday, July 4, 2017. Other City offices and facilities will be closed as well.  Emergency calls for Police, Fire, and Streets can be made by dialing 911.  Other City facilities have emergency n ...

Posted: 6/28/2017 2:24:23 PM
The Coeur d’Alene Public Library and the Lake City Public Library on Ramsey Road will be closed Tuesday, July 4, for the Independence Day holiday.When the libraries are closed many services can still be accessed through the library website, www.cdalibrary.org.Patrons can access their library ...

Posted: 6/27/2017 10:14:36 AM
Jeff Erickson, board certified Master Arborist of the Parks Department, prunes a Norway maple tree Coeur d’Alene Parks & Recreation Department and Street Department crews are pruning trees along Front Avenue today and tomorrow in preparation for street surface overlay work that will s ...

Posted: 6/26/2017 4:10:53 PM
The City of Coeur d’Alene Arts Commission is accepting nominations for the 22nd Annual Mayor’s Awards in the Arts.  Nominations may be submitted by art organizations, individuals, businesses or students and must be received by August 31. The Mayor’s Awards in the Arts are pre ...

Posted: 6/19/2017 2:13:17 PM
Internet access is a necessity for most job searches, careers, school work, and popular entertainment, but nearly a third of local families do not have access to the Internet unless they visit places like the Coeur d’Alene Public Library where they can use computers or the free Wi-Fi.Through a ...