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Term: 01/2020 – 12/2023

Lynn Borders – Council Seat 5“I am all about keeping or improving efficiencies in government to keep Post Falls an attractive and safe place to live and work.”

Lynn Borders was elected to Council Seat 5 in 2016 and is currently serving his second term on the Council.

One of my priority goals while on the City Council is to try and help balance out our tax burden on all the taxpayers by promoting business and job growth in our community and at the same time supporting Public Service to keep Post Falls a safe place to live and work.
Lynn is currently retired after spending 31 years with Kootenai County Fire & Rescue, 25 of those years as Fire Chief, and 10 years with the Kootenai County Emergency Medical Services System as the Chief Officer.  He attended Kinman Business University, The National Fire Academy Executive Officer Program, the National Emergency Training Center Professional Development Program and the Maine State Police Canine Accelerant Detection School.  He has lived in Post Falls for 42 years with his wife Linda and they have two daughters Leslie and Lori.

Community Service Current:
Volunteer Deputy Emergency Operations Center Manager for the Kootenai County Office of Emergency Management
Maintenance at Calvary Lutheran Church in Post Falls

Community Service Past:
Chair of the Post Falls Planning & Zoning Commission
Board Member of the Post Falls Food Bank
Chair of the Post Falls Needy Family Program, now the Christmas for All Program
Kootenai County 9-1-1 Advisory Board
Idaho Region 1 Disaster Preparedness Healthcare Coalition
Idaho State Fire Plan Working Group
President of the Kootenai County Fire Chiefs Association

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