News Flash

Posted on: February 5, 2019

Blackfoot is a Purple Heart City

This is a picture of the Purple Heart Medal

The City of Blackfoot has been recognized by the Military Order of the Purple Heart as being a Purple Heart City.  This designation is presented to Cities, Counties and States whom the Order feels show gratitude to the service members of the comm...


Community Spotlight
Posted on: October 22, 2018

Blackfoot Recognized as a Tree City USA

This is a picture of the Tree City USA logo against a backdrop of trees.

City trees provide many benefits - clean air, clean water, shade and beauty to name a few.  But they also require an investment to remain healthy and sustainable.  To qualify as a Tree City USA community, the Arbor Day Foundation and the...


Community Spotlight
Posted on: November 27, 2019

Statewide Suicide Prevention Hotline!


We know that this can be a very difficult time of year for many individuals, and want you to know that there is always help. If you, or someone that you know, is feeling suicidal, PLEASE reach out for help! There is always someone available to listen!

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Idaho Suicide Prevention Hotline Community Spotlight
Posted on: June 3, 2019

Blackfoot Weather Conditions Available 24/7/365

Picture of a weather station

A Weather Station has been installed at Blackfoot's McCarley Field (U02).  Now you can check Airport conditions and Blackfoot's weather anytime, anywhere and find out the current and historical temperature, wind speed, wind direction, precipitati...

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Community Spotlight
Posted on: December 11, 2020

IdahoSTRONG Provides a COVID-19 Help Line


IdahoSTRONG is here to provide you with resources through the COVID-19 Help Now Line. This website is a collection of resources to help you through hardships caused by COVID-19.

Help Now Representatives are available by phone (866-947-5186) or text (986-86...

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Community Spotlight
Posted on: February 4, 2021

West Blackfoot Transportation Improvement Projects

Blackfoot Bridge Picture

Two projects have been identified in west Blackfoot to improve safety and accommodate growth, Find out more by following the link below.

West Blackfoot Transportation Improvement Projects Community Spotlight
Posted on: January 28, 2021

Vietnam Veterans In-Memory Program

Logo for Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund

Since the Vietnam War ended, thousands of Vietnam veterans have suffered due to Agent Orange exposure, PTSD and other illnesses as a result of their service.  The Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund (VVMF) believes all those who served in Vietnam shou...

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Community Spotlight
Posted on: July 3, 2019

Permit Parking in Courthouse Square Lot

Street Sign Indicating that Permit Parking is Allowed

The City of Blackfoot Councilmembers passed an Ordinance - adding Section 19 to Chapter 4, Title 7 - allowing permit parking of semi-tractors and trailers on the lot adjacent to Courthouse Square Park.  Permits, which are complimentary, may be ob...

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Community Spotlight