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Elected to Serve

Kootenai County Fire & Rescue is governed by a board of five Commissioners elected to serve four year terms. These community members have the discretionary powers to manage and conduct the business and affairs of the fire district, according to Idaho State Law. Kootenai County Fire & Rescue Commissioners also actively participate in state and county associations to address issues that affect fire and emergency services.

Meeting Times, Agendas, Minutes

The Board of Commissioners meets the third Monday of each month at 4 p.m., at KCFR Joe Doellefeld Training Center, 5271 E. Seltice Way, Post Falls. All members of the community are encouraged to attend these meetings.

Next Board of Fire Commissioner’s Meeting

 

Regular Monthly Meeting

Monday, August 19th, 2024
@ 1600 hrs (4:00 pm)
KCFR Joe Doellefeld Training Center

Special Meeting

Tuesday, August 27th, 2024
@ 1500 hrs (3:00 pm)
KCFR Joe Doellefeld Training Cente

These are scheduled as an in-person meeting.

Elected Commissioners

Andy Boyle

Andy Boyle

Commissioner

SUB-DISTRICT #2
Term Ends 12/31/2027
aboyle@kootenaifire.com
Shawn Smidt

Shawn Smidt

Commissioner

SUB-DISTRICT #3
Term Ends 12/31/2025
ssmidt@kootenaifire.com
Tom Laponsey

Tom Laponsey

Commissioner

SUB-DISTRICT #4
Term Ends 12/31/2027
tlaponsey@kootenaifire.com
Keith Hutcheson

Keith Hutcheson

Commissioner

SUB-DISTRICT #5
Term Ends 12/31/2025
khutcheson@kootenaifire.com
Ryan Higgins

Ryan Higgins

Commissioner

SUB-DISTRICT #1
Term Ends 12/31/2025
rhiggins@kootenaifire.com