Hayden Lake

City By The Lake
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City Administration


City Clerk/Treasurer

The City Clerk is responsible for record management including archives, contracts, agreements, resolutions, ordinances, minutes, and agendas; and insures the availability of those records to the Council, public, other agencies, and staff.

The Clerk oversees municipal elections, issues business and/or liquor licenses; aids in Council meeting agenda preparation and distribution; and accepts claims for damages and other legal papers served on the City.

The Clerk administers oaths, performs certifications, and administers codification of the City Code.

The Clerk's office oversees, and issues legal notices in compliance with State law for such actions as code changes, rezones, annexations, public notices, and related public hearings; the Clerk administers public bib openings, and is the Custodian of the City Seal.

The Clerk also participates in Local Improvement District activities, and serves as a Notary for official city documents.

Lynn Hagman is the Hayden Lake City Clerk/Treasurer and has earned the distinction of CMC, Certified Municipal Clerk. You can contact her at 208.772.2161 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon on Friday.

Email: haydenlakeclerk@frontier.com

Law Enforcement

Chief of Police for the City of Hayden Lake is Glenn Johnson. Please come in and say "Hi" and introduce yourself.

Chief Johnson may be reached at 208-772-2161 or by email at gjohnson4004@yahoo.com

Code Enforcement

The City of Hayden Lake Code Enforcement Officer is Rand Wichman.  His duties include:

  • Providing information to the citizens of the City about the laws, rules and regulations of the City.
  • Review all building plans, variance requests, and other special permit requests submitted to the City for review to assure that the information submitted is accurate.
  • Review and inspect all construction activities within the City to assure that such construction complies with all City codes.
  • Inspect all signs, temporary and permanent, within the City to assure that such signs comply with all City Codes and complete all other duties as assigned by the Mayor.

Mr. Wichman can be reached at 208-755-7024 or via email randw@imaxmail.net.

9393 N. Strahorn Rd, Hayden Lake, Idaho 83835 -- 208.772.2161