Filer One O The Safest Places To Live!

The City of Filer has been recognized as the 76th safest City in the State of Idaho to live. LendEDU recently released a report that highlighted the safest cities in Idaho and Filer was ranked as one of the safest.
Using licensed data, each city’s crime index was rated against the state and national average crime index. And, Filer has a crime index that makes it the #76 safest city in Idaho!...

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Upcoming Bond Election | Próximo Elección de Bonos

All Filer City Residents As you may be aware, the City of Filer has an upcoming bond election to resolve issues with the levels of arsenic in the city water. In 2001, the United States Environmental Protection Agency(EPA) lowered the arsenic standard from 50 ug/l to 10 ug/l. The city has had water samples tested with arsenic levels as high as 12 ug/l resulting in fines for the city. In order to av...

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Income Survey

There will be a City Employee delivering an Income Survey to some of the residents of Filer in September. If you receive this, The City would appreciate your cooperation in getting it filled out and returned as soon as possible. The information will be used in applying for a Block Grant for the Arsenic Plant.

Thank you in advance!

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"Idaho Drive Aware" Campaign

When a driver choses to drive distracted it can result in tragic consequences, especially for more vulnerable road users such as bicyclists, pedestrians and motorcyclists. Idaho’s law enforcement personnel will be participating in the state’s first Attentive Driving Mobilization, April 1-11, to help raise awareness about the dangers of distracted driving.

This effort is a part of the I...

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Texting Comes To 911

In a cooperative effort, Southern Idaho Regional Communications Center(SIRCOMM) is pleased to announce the successful implementation of text to 9-1-1 with the Blaine County Emergency Communications and the City of Twin Falls Communications Center. After thorough testing, the ability to send a text message to 9-1-1 in Blaine, Gooding, Jerome, Lincoln, and Twin Falls Counties is now available.

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