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Posted on: January 20, 2021

PUT A FREEZE ON WINTER FIRES

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Half of all home heating fires occur in December, January, and February. Put a freeze on winter fires by reviewing this helpful safety information provided by your Lewiston Fire Department, in conjunction with the National Fire Protection Association.

Heating is the second leading cause of US home fires and home fire injuries and the third leading cause of home fire deaths. December, January, and February are the peak months for heating fires. Space heaters are the type of equipment most often involved...

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City of Lewiston News
Posted on: January 19, 2021

NEED HELP PAYING RENT?

RENTAL ASSISTANCE

Idaho Housing and Finance Association has reopened its Housing Preservation Program, which is dedicated to helping renters who have been affected by COVID-19.

This program provides assistance to those unable to pay rent or utilities as a result of being financially impacted by the pandemic. 

Renters can find more information regarding this program, as well as submit requests for assistance, by going to ...

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City of Lewiston News
Posted on: January 15, 2021

PUBLIC COMMENT PERIOD OPEN: DRAFT TRANSPORTATION CIP

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The City of Lewiston 2020 Transportation Plan is in the works, but your input is crucial in the prioritization and overall implementation of projects.

This plan will help guide improvements in Lewiston’s transportation system for the next 20 years by establishing goals and objectives, consolidating projects from other existing transportation plans and studies conducted over the past decade, an...

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City of Lewiston News
Posted on: January 13, 2021

EFFECTIVE JAN. 14, 2021

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Under the direction of the City Council, Director of Civil Defense Alan Nygaard issued an order suspending alcohol renewal fees for restaurants and bars in an effort to help alleviate economic hardships facing some businesses during this critical time.

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Posted on: January 12, 2021

EFFECTIVE JAN. 13, 2021

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Under the direction of the Lewiston City Council, Director of Civil Defense Alan Nygaard issued an order suspending utility bill late fees in an effort to help alleviate economic hardships facing some residents during this critical time.

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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

VEHICLE THEFTS ON THE RISE

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The Lewiston Police Department is experiencing a high volume of calls regarding vehicle burglaries that involve smashed windows.

“It’s unusual to have this many burglaries where the windows are broken and things are taken, that’s why we recommend not leaving valuables in the car or in plain sight,” Lewiston Police department Lieutenant Jeff K...

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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
Posted on: November 13, 2020

HOME REPAIR PROGRAM

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Do you own and occupy a house that needs repairs beyond your financial abilities?

City staff are eager to help you!

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Posted on: November 20, 2020

EFFECTIVE OCTOBER 21, 2020

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Public Health Emergency Order No. 20-10 is hereby approved and ordered by the Lewiston City Council on November 19, 2020, and issued by the City Manager for implementation on November 21, 2020.

Specifically, this order requires: 

  • every person in the City of Lewiston, when in a *public place, to maintain at least six-foot physical distancing from non-**household members, whenever possible; and
  • for every person in the City of Lewiston to we...
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City of Lewiston News
Posted on: November 12, 2020

APPLICANTS WANTED

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Downtown Lewiston's Business Improvement District (BID) Advisory Board

Over the course of two years, leaders from Beautiful Downtown Lewiston met with over 40 downtown property owners to discuss the opportunity to develop a Downtown Business Improvement District, held several meetings to answer questions and obtain feedback,...

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