Commissioners

The Adams County Commissioners meet every 2nd, 3rd and 4th Monday of each month

Joe Holmes
District 1

Phone: (208) 253-4457
Fax: (208) 253-4880
josephfholmes@gmail.com

Mike Paradis
District 2

Phone: (208) 253-4458
Fax: (208) 253-4880
mparadis48@gmail.com

Bill Brown
District 3 | Chairman

Phone: (208) 347-2290
Fax: (208) 347-3030
bdbrown@frontiernet.net

Areas of Responsibilities | Boards

Each commissioner does have a special area of responsibility, although the responsibilities overlap.

Commissioner Brown:

  • Chairman Woody Biomass
  • Chairman Gem Plan
  • Represents County with Idaho Department of Transportation
  • Represents County with SAGE Development Corp
  • Represents County with Adams County Snowmobile Association
  • Member Idaho Association of Counties Public Lands Committee
  • Member Idaho Association of Counties Energy Committee
  • Specialties:
    • Coordination with State, other counties and cities
    • Social Services
    • Transportation
    • Acquisition

Commissioner Holmes:

  • Represents County with Resource Conservation and Development (RC&D)
  • Represents County with Idaho Community Foundation
  • Solid Waste
  • Road Department
  • Tracking projects
  • Public Transportation

Commissioner Paradis:

  • Represents County with WICAP – in charge of social services
  • Represents County with Adams County Cooperative Weed Management Area
  • Represents County with Lower Salmon Sub-Basin Planning Team
  • Specialties:
    • Coordination with USFS
    • Noxious Weeds
    • Courthouse Grounds
    • Acquisition