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Development Resources

Stakeholders from local and State utility, transportation, and labor agencies, are prepared to offer personal and timely assistance to any business looking at development  in this area.

LABOR

Within 16 miles of Weiser you have access to a variety of labor support services to businesses (most free of charge), including labor force research, customized recruitment services, job fairs, applicant pre-screening, and worker training programs.

 

TELECOMMUNICATIONS

Business class network services including internet, cloud, data services, managed services, security, and voice services are available through several suppliers who service the Weiser area. Fiber services are also available.

WEISER MEMORIAL HOSPITAL

o One of Weiser’s Largest Employers

o 24/7 Board Certified Emergency Physicians

o 24/7 Radiology and Lab Services

o In-Patient and Out-Patient Care

o Surgical and Specialty Clinic

o Labor & Delivery Suites

o 2 Physician’s Clinics

o 5 Family Practice Physicians

POWER

The City of Weiser Electric Department has been providing reliable power to the residents of Weiser for more than 100 years. The city buys its power from Bonneville Power Administration and is able to provide some of the lowest power rates in the State.

 

Electric power rates for a large business run about 3 cents kWh, plus demand charges and minimum monthly service charge.

 

Idaho Power provides electrical service for the region outside of the Weiser city limits. Idaho Power rates for business and industrial use is 4-6 cents kWh.

 

Both entities are experienced commercial and industrial suppliers with proven service reliability.

WATER

The City’s Water Filtration Plant completed a $8 million dollar filtration upgrade in March of 2007.

 

Our water reservoirs store a combined total of 3,524,000 gallons. This provides drinking water and fire protection to the area, within two pressure zones through 38 miles of piping. Weiser holds a Class 4 ISO fire rating.

 

The City Water Department was the proud recipient of the 2014 Source Water Protection System of the year award from the Idaho Rural Water Association.