City Clerk

The City Clerk performs administrative and management work in service as Clerk to City Council. As such the clerk sets and posts meeting notices, completes documentation for the council, keeps complete records of all council meetings;  directs records management and City Code maintenance; administers the licensing of businesses, taxi cab operators, child care operators, animals, beer, wine and alcohol and enforcement of the same. The clerk issues permits for various activities including alcohol catering, mobile food units, temporary merchants and solicitors, individual and commercial park use. The clerk also directs the conduct of municipal elections for the City; manages public records requests and retains legal documents including ordinances and resolutions, land deeds, vehicle titles, and contracts; works with the public to answer questions regarding the Jerome Municipal Code and all city records and strives to make all required records available and transparent. The clerk also acts as the city ADA Coordinator. 

Due to the mandated Stay-at-Home order issued by Governor Little, City Council Chambers will be closed to the public until further notice. Council meetings will be conducted via Zoom video conference and will be made available to all members of the public in a format that allows all participants to hear the meeting, including all deliberations by members of the Council and other speakers addressing the council, whether in person or via virtual connection. Please contact city hall for further information regarding access to the meetings, thank you.

Bernadette Coderniz

Bernadette Coderniz
152 E Avenue A
Jerome, ID 83338
bcoderniz@cityofjerome.org
(208)324-8189 ext. 105
Fax - (208)324-8204

Office hours:
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 
Monday - Friday

Voter Information:

For voter registration or requesting absentee ballots, please contact the Jerome County Clerk at (208)644-2600.