Members of the City of Twin Falls Planning and Zoning Commission serve as members of the Traffic Safety Commission. Visit our Planning and Zoning Commission for more information about membership and how to apply.
The duties and purposes of the commission are as follows:
Aid in the development and improvement of the public streets and highways in the city or in which the city may be interested or affected
Coordinate city traffic safety plans into the State of Idaho plan
Make suggestions for projects designated to increase safety in pedestrian and school traffic and to generally improve traffic safety in the city
Prepare and disseminate information needed by various governmental bodies and agencies
Promote and obtain street and highway development
Recommend and make suggestions to the City Council for the adoption of plans for traffic safety as recommended by the national safety council study
Recommend plans for the location, extension, construction, and development of public streets within the city, for county, state, and federal highways around the city or streets in which the city may be interested or affected
Recommend the development, study, and needs for public streets, highways and transportation facilities in and around the city
Solicit the support and cooperation of the citizens and organizations of the community
Study and recommend to all governmental bodies and agencies legislation and policies for the improvement, safety and development of public streets and highways
Work with and submit recommendations, studies and advice to the Twin Falls Planning Commission
For more information on the commission, please view the city code Title 2, Chapter 5.