- Doing Business
Alcohol Beverage Licenses
Before applying for your county license, you must first obtain your current state license.
Access bids and request for proposals for consultants, service providers, contractors, vendors, and suppliers.
Building Permit Reports
Access weekly or monthly Building Permit Reports.
Search a listing of businesses and organizations that operate in the area.
In dealing with code complaints, one of the major issues that must be addressed is the rights of the property owner -vs.- County Ordinances.
Commercial Use of Facilities
Kootenai County has implemented a Commercial Use ordinance affecting all public marine facilities owned and/or managed by Kootenai County. This ordinance applies to any commercial operator or private citizen wishing to utilize County marine facilities for purposes other than recreational boating.
Browse the county code and find the details for building, administration, public safety, health, sanitation, and more.
Peruse available job openings, sign up for job interest alerts, and view benefits packages.
The primary goals for the commission members include providing recommendations to the Board of County Commissioners regarding Comprehensive Plan Amendments applications and documents and adoption or amendment of local ordinances.
Property Tax Sale
Kootenai County holds a "live" auction once a year at the Kootenai County Administration Building,
Urban Renewal Districts
The Local Development Act, or Urban Renewal, is intended to allocate a portion of the property taxes in an Urban Renewal Area, for a limited period of time, to assist in the financing of Urban Renewal plans, and to encourage private development in Urban Renewal Areas.
Two valuable benefits of accepting purchase cards include payments that flow directly into your bank account, often within 48 hours of the transaction, and reduced paperwork versus the traditional invoicing process.
Take a moment to give us your suggestions on how we can improve the way we are doing business at Kootenai County.