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Ponderay Community-wide Garage Sale June 17th and 18th

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Have you been thinking of having a yard sale? Lets join together as a community and make it a big success! On June 17th and 18th the City of Ponderay will provide advertising and signage for a Community-wide Garage Sale. We invite you to take advantage of this opportunity to join in and host a yard sale at your home. This event will be discussed in an upcoming article in the Bonner County Daily Bee and will be placed on the Sandpoint Online events calendar as well as other local publications!


Ponderay Community Clean-up Weekend June 10th and 11th

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The City has been very fortunate and had many community members, businesses and local groups reach out to offer a helping hand and give back to the community in a variety of ways.  As a result we are able to assist with property clean-up in a variety of ways, including but not limited to the following:

  • Lawn Care
  • Minor repairs – fencing, hand railing, steps, etc.
  • Recycling
  • Solid Waste Disposal
  • Pressure washing  for driveways buildings and decks
  • Ditch and culvert clean-up
  • Painting services – Minor projects, fences, hand railing etc (Please contact the City for details)
  • Planting and garden clean-up
  • Tree Trimming
  • Yard waste removal
  • If you are needing assistance with other than what is listed, please contact KayLeigh at City Planning – 265-5468.

To request assistance or to volunteer your time please complete the registration form below and return it to City Hall.  Or stop in and see us. Forms are available for pick-up at City Hall.

City Clean-Up Letter from Mayor Geiger

Registration form

A community BBQ will follow at Jesse’s Park. Please come and enjoy the food, festivities and get to know your community members, the Mayor and City Staff. Also, learn about current community projects.

 

 


Santa Visits Ponderay for the 13th Annual Santa Sack Project

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Thanks to the generous donations received from the residents and business owners of Ponderay and  surrounding communities this year, Santa, Mrs. Clause and their three elves were able to deliver about 450 “Santa Sacks” on Saturday, December 17th, to community members in need this holiday season. The “Santa Sacks” contain a variety of items including toys, books,  hats, gloves, food and holiday treats. In all about 500 sacks were prepared for children including special sacks for toddlers as well as 75 sacks for local senior citizens. There are remaining sacks available to those that were unable to attend the event on Saturday. They can be obtained by stopping into Ponderay City Hall on Monday-Friday while supplies last.

History

The “Santa Sack” project, which has just wrapped up it’s 13th season, is organized each year by Ponderay city staff, city council members and community volunteers.  Donations are collected annually which are used to purchase the many items that are distributed to the community through this project.

Thank you

A special thank you to all of those who donated or volunteered your time and/or equipment this year. Thanks to your generosity this holiday season the Santa Sack project received record setting donations and in turn was able to prepare and distribute more “Santa Sacks” than ever before.

Donations

If you would like to contribute to the annual “Santa Sack” project, donations are collected at Ponderay City Hall year round in person or by mailed at P.O. Box 500, Ponderay, ID 83852. Please make sure that you label your donation as the “Santa Sack” project.

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