State of the Cities

February features the annual State of the Cities luncheon event, focusing on addresses from the Mayors’ of Bonneville County. Each year this event provides an opportunity for our community to hear from the Mayors’ as they recap highlights from the previous year, bring attention to things to look for in the coming year, and acts as a general overview for the “state” of each city. What comes to mind when wondering about the state of our cities? The company Livability, which the Greater Idaho Falls Chamber of Commerce has previously partnered with, is a national business that explores what makes small-to-medium sized cities great places to live. For Bonneville County, some interesting facts recently gathered were:

 

While these are all good and interesting statistics for our community to showcase when attracting new visitors and residents to our area, it is not an all-inclusive list that describes the complete state of our cities. Want to hear and learn about more? Join us at the February State of the Cities luncheon to hear from our local community leaders as they educate and inform our Chamber membership and business community about the state of our cities.