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Thursday, May 3, 2012

Want to be an Organ Donor ? - Sign Up on Facebook

I saw a video clip posted by Today's News - Idaho Transportation Department (ITD) and thought this was worth mentioning.   I found it interesting that the ITD video mentioned that Idaho has the 6th highest nationwide percentage of people signed up to be an organ donor  The primary place in Idaho to register is through the Idaho Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV).  But, now, thanks to Facebook, you can sign up easily from your timeline page. Below, is the YouTube video of the launching of the Facebook campaign:

All you have to do, is take the steps below after signing into your Facebook and clicking on your timeline (or you can go directly to or call 1.866.YES.IDAHO:

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.