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Foundations of Football - Spring 2015   Legend Cross Fit and McCall Parks & Rec have teamed up to offer these fun Spring training opportunities for young football players inthe McCall-Donnelly area. This fun training program will run ...

Youth Volleyball After School:  3:30 - 5pm All of April, Tues & ThursMcCall Parks & Rec will again have after school volleyball skill development for girls 3rd-6th grade at the Barbara Morgan Elementary Gym for the whole month of April on Tuesd...

The McCall Area Planning and Zoning Commission has changed the date of its regularly scheduled April 7, 2015 meeting to Tuesday, March 31, 2015 at 5:30 p.m. in the lower level meeting room of City Hall at 216 East Park Street. An agenda...

Today starts the first day for Adult Volleyball Open Gym on Monday nights.  Swing by Payette Lakes Middle School Gym for some fun and activity.  6-8pm and cost is $5 at the door.

2/4 - City crews will continue to clean up City streets as needed. Mostly rain and warm temperatures are expected through Saturday. Please drive safely. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the Public Works Department at 208-634-5580.<...

Snowgates are one of the tools that the City uses when plowing snow. They are extremely effective when snowfall is 6" or less. Snowgates become less effective when snowfall is greater than 6" and later in the winter when substantial snow builds up along...

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The City of McCall, Idaho Welcomes You!
Our goal is to provide you with helpful information about McCall's City government. If you need additional information, please contact us by phone, email or postal mail. The City Manager, Gene Drabinski, has an Open Door session most Wednesdays from Noon-3:00 pm.

Annoucing a Series of
APRIL 16 — MAY 11 — JUNE 9
6:00 PM, McCall-Donnelly High School Commons 

After decades of deferment, it is time for us to take action. McCall City Council and City Staff invite you to be a part of the conversation. TOGETHER we will decide how to fund the rebuilding and repair of our streets.

Find information about the Verizon Wireless—Conditional Use Permit Application for a communication site on the McCall Golf Course

A second public hearing regarding the application will be held, at the May 5, Planning and Zoning meeting, 5:30 PM, lower-level City Hall. (There will not be a public hearing, for this project, at the March 31, McCall Area Planning and Zoning meeting.)


Local Option Tax Applications Available Now

The Local Option Tax Commission is accepting requests until 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 30, 2015, for the use of revenue that is anticipated to be collected during fiscal year 2016. All groups or individuals wishing to make a request for the use of the funds will need to complete and turn in a Request for Funding Application, a W-9, and proof of registration with the State of Idaho. More information here.

Application (PDF)Instructions (PDF)
DUE: Thursday, April 30, 2015

Why are we Concerned about
Radon in Valley County?

Radon is found in every county in Idaho. Across the state, 40% of homes test high for radon. In specific areas that percentage is much higher. Radon levels in homes can vary greatly depending on the type of construction and the geology of the location. For that reason it is important that everyone test, even those who live in areas where radon levels are not expected to be high. [READ MORE]

Centennial Plaza Brick Orders
Due by APRIL 30
, for summer 2015 installation

Purchase a Centennial Plaza brick in memory of, or in honor of someone special to you. Centennial Plaza is a place to honor and reflect upon people, businesses and events that have shaped McCall’s first hundred years.

Purchasing an engraved brick is a unique way to celebrate birthdays, holidays, someone special to you, and McCall’s Centennial. Your brick will become a permanent part of the new Centennial Plaza in downtown McCall. Bricks can be purchased by families, individuals, businesses, groups, organizations, and anyone who wishes to be a part of McCall.


2014 Police Department Survey Results
This year, 170 respondents completed the survey.  On a scale of 1-10, 10 being the highest, the department received an overall performance rating of 7.83, which is up from the 6.97 average rating in the 2013 survey. Read More

McCall Area Trails
The City GIS Department has been working with our local community groups and the US Forest Service to produce high quality digital maps that can be downloaded to your mobile device and used to navigate some of the McCall Area trails.
There are currently three maps for download:
Bear Basin Summer Trails
Bear Basin Winter Trails 
City of McCall Mobile Golf Course map

These maps can be downloaded from Avenzoar PDF maps either through the Apple App Store or from Google Play for Android. For more information, CLICK HERE to go to the GIS Page for full descriptions of the maps and how to instructions for downloading.

Learn what you can do to make McCall a bear smart community
There has been increased bear activity within the McCall this past year. Click here to learn more about the situation and what action you should take. If we all work together, everyone wins: the McCall's citizens and black bears.

What Would You Like to Know about McCall?

  • About McCall, Idaho
    McCall is a year around resort community in Idaho’s west central mountains. It is situated on the southern shore of Payette Lake at 5,021 feet elevation. As of the 2010 Census, the population was 2,991. With the highest average snowfall in the state, McCall is known in the winter, for its Winter Carnival, snowmobiling, and alpine, Nordic and backcountry skiing. Summer boasts warm, sunny days and cool nights. Payette Lake in the summer is host to both motorized and non-motorized watercraft, and public and private beaches and docks. In and around McCall are numerous hiking and mountain biking trails, as well as five golf courses in the area. The north fork of the Payette River flows through McCall on its way to becoming a playground for kayakers with world-class whitewater, thrilling by paddlers from around the world. Summer is a busy season in McCall with music, art festivals and relaxing lakeside.

Contact Us

City of McCall
216 East Park St.
McCall, Idaho 83638

Hours 8am-5pm Mon-Fri

208 634-7142
208 634-3038

Please refer to specific department pages for individual staff or service-related contact information.

Your Feedback: Contact the City Manager directly, 208 634-1003, or by email, about your experiences with City staff and services. Be sure to include your contact information, so we can effectively respond to your needs and concerns.

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