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Friday, January 16, 2009

The Man Behind The Machinery

You've heard a lot about local plow drivers who worked ridiculously long days for weeks straight during this year's snow storms. But you haven't heard much about what it takes to keep those drivers' plows and graders going. The Coeur d'Alene Press introduces us to Dennis Desmarais, Coeur d'Alene's street maintenance shop supervisor.

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Kootenai Metropolitan Planning Organization (KMPO) is the Metropolitan Planning Organization for Kootenai County, Idaho. Federal law requires urbanized areas with populations exceeding 50,000 people to have an MPO. KMPO was formed in 2003, to provide coordinated transportation planning within Kootenai county for the public, cities, small towns, the county, the state, transit providers, and the Coeur d'Alene tribe.

KMPO's Board of Directors oversees KMPO for Kootenai County, ID. KMPO's Executive Director and Staff are responsible for day-to-day operational and administrative needs.