City of Bancroft, Idaho
Participation is safe, confidential, and critical in order to get accurate information for each household and ensure community resources
In Mid-March each home should receive an invitation to participate card
Reporting can be done online, by mail, phone, or in person door census takers. The questionnaire will be 8 questions (household related)
Identifying a Census taker: Each Census Taker/Enumerator can be identified by:
1.) A Badge that says "United States Census Bureau"
2.) An I.D. Card that reads "U.S. Department of Commerce-Bureau of Census
3.) A black Bag (optional for Census Taker to carry) that reads "United States Census Bureau with blue lettering placed in a white bar
4.) To check the identify of the Census Takers or Report Fraud Call 1-800-923-9282
Billions of federal dollars will be distributed among states and communities for the next decade using the data collected
Data collected will also determine our state representation in Congress.
To apply for a job as a Census Taker go to: www.2020census.gov/jobs or call 1-855-562-2020
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Garbage Removal Services
The city is contracted with MR&E for garbage removal
Thursday is garbage day. In the event that a holiday falls on Thursday garbage day is on Friday (Following Day)
Please pull your can off the road as soon as possibly for snow removal.
Contact the city office for minor trash can repairs (208)648-7648
Parents please talk to your children about curfew and respecting the rights of others. Residents have complained about children and teenagers out late at night disturbing the peace. The children in Bancroft are wonderful but need supervision from parents.
Lighting of Teuscher Square is always the Monday following Thanksgiving
6:00 Lighting of Square & Santa Claus
1.) Debit/Credit Cards
4.) Auto Pay through your bank
6.) Money Orders
Debit and Credit Card Payments
Debit and Credit Card payments are accepted in person or through the city website.
To make website payments: Go to the Payment Tab on the Home Page and follow the prompts
The fee for using a card is 3% plus $1.00 charged by the card companies (None of these fees go to the city)
Many residents have set up Auto-Pay at their banking institution and enjoy this method of payment
If setting up Auto-Pay please give them your city utility account number found on your monthly statement
Auto-Payments take time to circulate through the mail system after being prepared at your bank. Set up payments accordingly
GARBAGE REMOVAL SERVICES (MR&E)
Garbage Pick-up day for Bancroft is Thursday
UNLESS a major holiday falls on Thursday then garbage will be picked up on Friday (the following day)
MR&E have asked that residents have their cans out by 8:00 a.m.
Pick up time will vary depending on drivers and route changes
For broken lids and wheels contact the city at (208)648-7648
If maintenance workers have the parts on hand they will fix minor repairs.
All other repairs will need to go through MR&E at (208)547-4082
Parade 10:00 am
Rodeo 2:00 pm
Parade: Mark Priestley 208-648-7830
Rodeo: Nicole McLain 208-339-6475
Vendors: Kathie Berry 208-648-7353