JANUARY 2024 CALENDAR
Jan 1 – New Year’s Day – Office Closed Jan 2 – Office Closed
Jan 4 – Planning and Zoning 7:00 pm Jan 8 – Madison County Board of Commissioners Public Hearing 6:00 p.m. at Sugar Salem High School
Jan 11 – City Council 6:00 pm
Jan 15 – Civil Rights Day – Office Closed Jan 18 – Planning and Zoning 7:00 pm Jan 25 – City Council 6:00 pm
PUBLIC HEARING – Land Use Amendment, Zone Change, and Special Use Permit for Parking Exception
Dates to Remember:
Feb 1 – Planning & Zoning 7:00 pm
***All city meetings are subject to change -see city website for meeting schedules***
CHRISTMAS TREE LIGHTING: We appreciate the citizen turnout for the celebration. A special thanks to Shari Vail and the Kershaw Intermediate School Choir for participating in our Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony. We are also grateful for the Madison County Sheriff and Fire Departments for escorting Santa. We also thank our Public Works Department for the Christmas lights and decorations.
GO PAPERLESS, SAVE $1: We encourage you to create an account for your utilities and select paperless billing, which will save the $1 service fee the city charges for paper billing. You can set up auto pay with a minimal fee. You will be directed to XPRESS website when you select the “View Bills”tab on the city’s website at www.sugarcityidaho.gov.
MADISON COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS PUBLIC HEARING: Jan 8 at 6:00 p.m. at Sugar Salem High School Auditorium concerning the Proposed Sugar City Impact Area.
CITY COUNCIL PUBLIC HEARING: to be held on Jan. 25th at 6:00 p.m. regarding requests for Land Use Amendment, Zone Change, and Special Use Permit for Parking Exception. Contact city hall for more information.
HOLIDAY CLOSURES & GARBAGE PICK-UP: City Hall will be closed January 1st and 2nd for New Year’s and January 15th for Civil Rights Day. Garbage pickup will be on Saturday, the 6th because of New Years and garbage pickup will be on the normal schedule for Civil Rights Day. PSI Environmental will not pick up garbage sitting outside of the provided container. If you need more than one can for your garbage service, please call city hall to obtain a second can. Please tie garbage bags tightly before placing garbage bags in containers.
SNOW REMOVAL: Keep cars uncovered from snow and parked back off roads to eliminate being clipped by the snowplows. DO NOT BLOW, PUSH OR SHOVEL SNOW INTO ROADS. According to City Code 4-5-2 B, this constitutes a Misdemeanor. ALSO, PLEASE DO NOT PUSH SNOW ACROSS ROADS LEAVING STREAMS OF SNOW.
OVERNIGHT PARKING: Reminder of our snow ordinance, City Code 6-1-2 A.1, no parking on city streets from December 1st through March 1st, between the hours of 12 midnight and 7 a.m. Failure to comply constitutes an infraction.
BUSINESS LICENSE REMINDER: Business licenses expired December 31st. Commercial licenses are $20.00. Home businesses are $10.00. You may send in a check to pay for your license and a new license will be mailed to you. (Do not combine with utility payment; it must be a separate check.)
Steve Adams, Mayor
Wendy McLaughlin, Clerk-Treasurer
Arlynn Jacobson, Public Works Director
Quinton Owens, City Building Inspector
Kimber Jones, Code Enforcement Officer
Ph: 208-356-7561 Office Hours: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. P.O. Box 56 – 10 E. Center Fax: 208-359-2654 Sugar City, ID 83448