Keep It Local Idaho2021-04-29T17:12:14-06:00

What Inspired Our Founding?

Facts are important. There are a lot of misconceptions about the services locally elected officials provide and how those services are funded. We will share information with Idahoans about why locals are essential.

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Keep It Local Idaho

Keep It Local Idaho was created in partnership with the Idaho Association of Counties, the Association of Idaho Cities, the Idaho Association of Highway Districts and the Idaho School Boards Association.

The mission of Keep It Local Idaho is to educate Idahoans about local issues and the importance of keeping government control closest to the people.

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Local Solutions to Local Problems

April 26, 2021|

There is a lot of misunderstanding regarding what Idaho public school teachers are currently allowed to teach and how those decisions are made. Keep It Local Idaho wants to clear up the confusion about how local school boards operate to ensure curriculum is appropriate for our schoolchildren. 

What Is Road Construction Season?

March 30, 2021|

Cottonwoods floating on the breeze. Irrigation ditches filling. The smell of fresh cut grass and the sound of sprinklers swish, swish swishing. These gentle signals to our senses send signals to our bodies that spring is here. With spring comes a parallel season here in Idaho. This is what many refer to as “road construction season.”

Why Roads are Idaho’s Lifeline

March 19, 2021|

Roads are critical for the safe movement of people and products. The next time you hop in your automobile, give a silent thank you to the local decisionmakers who work to provide Idahoans with safe corridors to aid you in reaching your destination.

Why Keep It Local

March 19, 2021|

You may be wondering, what inspired the founding of Keep It Local Idaho? We think facts are important. There are a lot of misconceptions about the services locally elected officials provide, so we want to share information with Idahoans about why we think that locals are essential.

How Do Property Taxes Work?

Nobody likes property taxes and if you’ve ever felt that way, you’re not alone. But what are property taxes? They’re the primary funding source for essential services such as highway districts, cities, counties, schools and much more. Each of which are their own taxing district and levy their own property taxes. So I bet you’re wondering how does it all work? Watch our brief video and find out.

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How Do Property Taxes Work?

Nobody likes property taxes and if you’ve ever felt that way, you’re not alone. But what are property taxes? They’re the primary funding source for essential services such as highway districts, cities, counties, schools and much more. Each of which are their own taxing district and levy their own property taxes. So I bet you’re wondering how does it all work? Watch our brief video and find out.

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