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Welcome to the Idaho Transportation Department's Winter Maintenance Web site. This site provides information about the transportation department's efforts to keep Idaho's highway system safe and clear during the snow season. The site consists of:

  1. Winter Maintenance Overview: This page explains how ITD prepares for the snow season and how it decides the order that roads should be cleared.
  1. Drivers' Winter Responsibilities: Learn what you need to know about driving on snow and ice, especially around snowplows.
  1. Winter Driving Checklist: Is your vehicle ready for winter? Do you have what you need in case of an emergency? Find out on this page.

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For more information in your area, please contact the appropriate District:

District 1
Jason Minzghor, District Operations Manager
Phone 772-1224
600 W. Prairie Ave.
Coeur d’Alene, Idaho 83815-8764
Counties: Benewah, Bonner, Boundary, Kootenai, Shoshone

District 2
Bob Schumacher, District Operations Manager
Phone 799-4255
600 Frontage Road, P.O. Box 837
Lewiston, Idaho 83501-0837
Counties: Clearwater, Idaho, Latah, Lewis, Nez Perce

District 3
Michael Garz, District Operations Manager
Phone 334-8347
8150 Chinden Blvd., P.O. Box 8028
Boise, Idaho 83714-8028
Counties: Ada, Adams, Boise, Canyon, Elmore, Gem, Owyhee, Payette, Valley, Washington

District 4
Walter Burnside, District Operations Manager
Phone 886-7805
216 S. Date St., P.O. Box 2-A
Shoshone, Idaho 83352-0820
Counties: Blaine, Camas, Cassia, Gooding, Jerome, Lincoln, Minidoka, Twin Falls

District 5
Steve Gertonson, District Operations Manager
Phone 239-3309
5151 South Fifth Ave, P.O. Box 4700
Pocatello, Idaho 83205-4700
Counties: Bannock, Bear Lake, Bingham, Caribou, Franklin, Oneida, Power

District 6
Ken Hahn, District Operations Manager
Phone 745-5640
206 N. Yellowstone Ave., P.O. Box 97
Rigby, Idaho 83442-0097
Counties: Bonneville, Butte, Clark, Custer, Fremont, Jefferson, Lemhi, Madison, Teton