News Flash

Posted on: October 20, 2021

GET INVOLVED & BE AN IMPORTANT PART OF YOUR PLAN

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The City of Lewiston is in the process of updating the community's Strategic Plan. There are multiple ways you can get involved, and your valued input is essential in order to ensure that it is a plan everyone can be proud of.

Points Consulting, the firm that is facilitating this effort, is providing multiple methods for members of the community to get involved in the strategic planning process: 

  • Community Survey: A community survey was open for public input starting Se...
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City of Lewiston News
Posted on: October 14, 2021

WATER TREATMENT PLANT GROUNDBREAKING

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A groundbreaking ceremony to celebrate the start of construction at your Water Treatment Plant.

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Posted on: October 5, 2021

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE AVAILABLE FOR SEPTIC CONVERSION

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If you live in Lewiston, Idaho and have a septic system, you could qualify for a special grant if you choose to connect to sewer. However, this opportunity is not available for long and it's open on a first-come, first-served basis.

Those interested will need to act quickly. All work must be complete by April of 2022. 

“We know that many residents are interested in transitioning to sewer, so it’s important for us to find a way to help them do that,&rdq...

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City of Lewiston News
Posted on: October 4, 2021

HOW YOUR FEEDBACK TRULY MAKES A DIFFERENCE

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A popular dirt pathway that leads from Demolay Park, located along Prospect Avenue in the Normal Hill neighborhood, down to Snake River Avenue is getting a facelift!

This is a manmade trail that was formed by heavy foot traffic over many years. In order to keep this popular access point safe for all, it will be widened and paved, and a pedestrian-activated signal will be installed. Previous community feedback helped m...

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City of Lewiston News
Posted on: October 4, 2021

PROPOSED SOLID WASTE, YARD WASTE, AND RECYCLING AGREEMENT

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Proposed Ordinance 4823 - The franchise agreement between the City of Lewiston and Sanitary Disposal Inc. is available for review.

Access document here (pdf).

City of Lewiston News
Posted on: September 12, 2021

YOUR PARKS YOUR WAY

Your Parks, Your Voice

As you watch these videos, you will learn about the variety of parks and amenities in Lewiston, as well as future projects for the different neighborhoods. Then give us your feedback!

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Posted on: September 14, 2021

FORMS OF GOVERNMENT & PROPOSITION ONE

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Learn more about the two forms of government in the State of Idaho and Proposition One, an initiative regarding the City of Lewiston's form of government, which will be on the November 2, 2021, ballot.

Additional Info... City of Lewiston News
Posted on: August 11, 2021

RECEIVE EMERGENCY NOTIFICATIONS

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Due to recent wildfires and other emergency situations, we are urging community members to sign up for notifications that may impact you.

The City of Lewiston and Nez Perce County Emergency Communications Center use a comprehensive emergency alert and notification system powered by AlertSense.

To sign up for these alerts and notifications, please go to https://public.alertsense.com/SignUp/pu...

Learn more and sign up today!

City of Lewiston News
Posted on: December 18, 2020

30 YEARS OF EXCELLENCE IN FINANCIAL REPORTING

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Lewiston has received a Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting, 30 years in a row!

Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) has awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting to the City of Lewiston for its comprehensive annual financial report for the fiscal year that ...

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City of Lewiston News
Posted on: November 24, 2020

FY 2020 CONSTRUCTION VALUES

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"The construction values show a robust investment climate in Lewiston's economy, which increases the number of jobs and housing for everyone."

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City of Lewiston News

News Flash

Posted on: October 21, 2021

Ghost Ships

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Dead men do tell tales...

By Brittany Blackwill, Lead Library Assistant

October 21, 2021

Much of our imagination is taken up with the bizarre. Those fleeting moments when you think you’ve seen something move from out of the corner of your eye. Your hearts race when the cre...

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Lewiston Library News
Posted on: October 6, 2021

The Idea Behind a Great Library Partnership

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Borrowing E-books and E-Audiobooks just got better with the Idaho Digital E-Book Alliance (IDEA)!

By Chris Sokol, Director, Latah County Library District

October 10, 2021

Idaho libraries may not be well-heeled but they are lucky, because they consistently receive strong support from the Idaho Commission for Libraries (ICfL). The mission of ICfL is to “…...

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Lewiston Library News
Posted on: October 6, 2021

Sensory-Friendly Resources

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Creating a welcoming environment at the Lewiston City Library.

By Colleen Olive, Youth Services Librarian

October 6, 2021

The Lewiston City Library is pleased to introduce our new sensory-friendly resources to assist in accommodating individuals living with sensory sensitivities. Thanks to a Welcoming Libraries grant t...

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Lewiston Library News
Posted on: September 20, 2021

The Reading Mother Challenge

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Read all of the titles engraved on the hem of the Reading Mother's skirt in 8 months!

September 20, 2021

The Reading Mother Challenge starts on October 1, 2021 and ends on May 31, 2022. The objective is to read all the books that are imprinted on the hem of the Reading Mother's skirt in 8 months. For each book read, the reader will...

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Lewiston Library News