Duties and Responsibilities


Commissioner/Chairman Roger S. Christensen, District No. One (1):


3-B Juvenile Detention Center Board

Catastrophic Health Care (CAT) Board

Chairman of the Board of Bonneville County Commissioners

Eastern Idaho Regional Wastewater Authority (EIRWWA)

Idaho Association of Counties (IAC) Board of Directors

Local Highway Technical Assistance Council (LHTAC)

Magistrate Commission Member

State Drug Court Advisory Committee

Supreme Court Oversight


Commissioner Dave Radford, District No. Two (2):

City of Idaho Falls Parks & Recreation Commission

East-Central Idaho Planning & Dev. Assoc. (ECIPDA)/The Development Company

Eastern Idaho Community Action Partnership (EICAP) Board of Directors and Finance Committee

High Country RC&D (Resource Conservation & Development Area (RC&D)

Regional Economic Development Eastern Idaho (REDI)

Targhee Regional Public Transportation Authority (TRPTA) Board of Directors

Wildland Fire


Commissioner Bryon Reed, District No. Three (3):

Bonneville Metropolitan Planning Organization (BMPO) Policy Board

Bonneville County Fair Board

Eastern Idaho Public Health District

Intern Program

Regional Development Alliance (RDA) Board of Directors/Idaho Innovation Center (IIC)

Regional Mental Health Advisory Committee


Bonneville County Departments under the Commissioners:

  • Ambulance Services (contracted with Idaho Falls and Swan Valley)
  • Bonneville County/University of Idaho College of Agriculture Extension Services
  • Buildings and Grounds/Maintenance
  • Computer Information System (CIS)/Information Technology (IT)
  • Geographic Information System (GIS)
  • Juvenile Programs and Operations
  • Parks and Recreation
  • Personnel and Administration
  • Probation
  • Public Defender
  • Road & Bridge/Public Works/Landfill
  • Social Services: Indigent/Welfare/Hospital/Mental Health
  • Weed Control
  • Zoning & Building


Note: Other County Offices/Departments which are under other Elected Officials (Assessor, Clerk, Coroner, Prosecuting Attorney, Sheriff, or Treasurer) are not listed.