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Steve Johnson

For District 1 County Commissioner



Steve Johnson, a life-long Bonner County resident, is announcing his candidacy for the District 1 County Commissioner. Steve has come to know what matters to Bonner County residents. He cares deeply about the community and is ready to serve. Here are some of the topics that we need to tackle together.

Open Property Taxes Decisions

The decisions involving your property taxes will be transparent. No more surprises. 


Open to the public in important county decisions and accountability on those decisions. 

Expanding Medicaid Insurance

Making sure your family health needs are met. 

Creating Better Jobs

Recruiting and Retaining businesses that benefit county families, and provide jobs.

Consistent County Road Maintenance

Helping everyone stay safe on the roads throughout the county. 

Protecting Planning & Zoning

Protecting private property rights and preserving the character of Bonner County. 

Why Steve Johnson for District 1 Commissioner?

Steve has been a part of Bonner County since 1957. Raised on the family farm in Sagle, Steve learned from an early age what it means to be part of the Bonner community. In 1968, Steve graduated from Sandpoint High School and shortly enrolled at the University of Idaho. He studied elementary education there and graduated in 1972. Steve with his wife, Marguerite, returned to Bonner County to begin his 40-year teaching career…

  • Bonner County Resident since 1957
  • 41 Years Working with the Public
  • Proven Successful Team Leader
  • Experienced Problem Solver

Honesty. Transparency. Leadership

Steve Johnson has been working with the public for 41 years – listening to concerns and finding solutions; supervising, evaluating and coordinating staff; overseeing a large budget; and interacting with government, non-profit and private-sector groups and individuals.

As a lifetime resident of Bonner County, he is running for County Commissioner, District 1 because he believes in and will work hard for the issues below …


  • Pay a Living Wage
  • Retain & Recruit Beneficial Businesses in Bonner County


  • Property Taxes
  • County Budget


  • Private Property Rights
  • Bonner County Character


  • Maintained & Upgraded
  • Consistent Basis

We'd Love to hear from you

This is your county, and Steve Johnson wants to make it a better place. Your opinion matters and Steve wants to know, so he can better serve you and the county. 

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 Questions? +1-208-255-8055