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Land Use 2016-10-13T00:48:46+00:00

The secret is out that Kootenai County is one of the best places to live and consequently we have seen the explosive growth that has occurred over the past twenty years. KEA is actively involved with land use planning in the county and is committed to being an advocate for local grassroots groups that are also concerned with the negative consequences of poorly planned development on the environment and their communities.

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1307, 2017

COUNTY PUBLIC HEARING

By | July 13th, 2017|Categories: blog, Community, KEA, Land Use|0 Comments

This issue will impact all rural communities should this developer obtain the changes in the zoning he is trying to do.  Please try to attend tomorrow night and if not speaking in favor of rural areas, offer [...]

1201, 2017

Restoring the Coeur d’Alene Basin: Deadline Looms for Public Input on Superfund Megasite

By | January 12th, 2017|Categories: blog, Forests, Land Use, Water, Wildlife|0 Comments

The deadline to submit comments on the draft Coeur d’Alene Basin Restoration Plan and Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) is tomorrow, Friday, January 13th. The Restoration Plan  is meant to provide a comprehensive strategic framework to [...]

2212, 2016

Senator Risch Introduces Scotchman Peaks Wilderness Act

By | December 22nd, 2016|Categories: Forests, Land Use, Water, Wildlife|0 Comments

A huge thank you to U.S. Sen. Jim Risch who introduced a bill earlier this month to protect 13,900 acres in north Idaho as wilderness. The Scotchman Peaks Wilderness Act of 2016 would protect approximately [...]

2009, 2016

CdA City Council to Consider Blackwell Annexation

By | September 20th, 2016|Categories: blog, Land Use, Water|0 Comments

Tonight the Coeur d'Alene City Council is being asked to annex 172 acres of Blackwell Island, Lake Coeur d’Alene and the Spokane River and change the zoning to Commercial At 17 Units/Acre (C17). This request [...]