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Welcome to the Gem County Development Services Department. This website is provided as a service to you and we hope you find it helpful. On the website you will find a variety of forms, data & information including current Building Permits, Zoning Commission Minutes and Current Agenda, Joint Planning Commission Minutes and Current Agenda, Applications and Checklists, Ordinances, Zoning Maps and Comprehensive Plan, just to name a few.

Commission Meeting Schedules

Gem County Zoning Commission public hearings are held on the second Monday of every month at 7:00 P.M. on the 3rd floor of the Gem County Courthouse located at 415 E Main Street.  Zoning Commission Hearing Schedule (.pdf)

Planning Commission public meetings/hearings are held on the second Friday of every month at 8:30 A.M. at the Emmett City Hall located at 501 E Main Street.


Planning & Zoning



    International Building Codes



Planning Director
Christopher Hoem
Phone: (208)365-5144

Gem County Building Official
Vince Lombardo

Planning and Zoning Coordinator
Jennifer Kharrl

Code Enforcement Officer
Larry Robertson


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Office Information

109 S. McKinley Ave
Emmett, ID 83617

Phone: (208) 365-5144
Fax: (208) 365-2499

8:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday

9:00 am - 5:00pm

Other Information

Active Public Hearings

Applications & Checklists

Building Permits Issued

City of Emmett

Ordinances & Amendments

Links of Interest

Planning Commission

Zoning Commission



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