Members of the Boise Central Foothills Neighborhood Association are unhappy with Boise developer Colin Connell’s plans to build a 29-lot subdivision on a piece of land traversed by trails in the Hillside to Hollow area.
The sale of Southern Idaho’s oldest golf course, the Plantation Country Club, has members and neighbors worried that a California developer will build homes and allow commercial development along State Street.
A man describes how former Idaho Stampede owner Bill Ilett slapped John Brunelle, head of Boise’s urban renewal agency, ‘upside the head’ at a City Council meeting. The men disagree over a proposed stadium.
Scooter- and bike-share companies Lime and Bird both want to operate in Meridian and Boise. Lime suspended service in Meridian, its first Idaho market, until March. It’s working with Boise on an agreement.
Boise acquired The Grove Plaza from Capital City Development Corp., the city’s urban renewal agency. The city could sell it to Greater Boise Auditorium District and use the money to help build a West End stadium.
Boise Planning and Zoning commissioners voted 4-2 to deny R+L Carriers’ application for a truck terminal on Eisenman Road. Residents of mobile home park Blue Valley worried about diesel fumes and noise.
The city says drivers for Lyft and Uber take up spaces in the Boise Airport’s cell phone waiting lane, inconveniencing others and causing safety concerns. The city says Idaho law prevents it from stopping them.
On Monday, October 8, Mayor Bieter read a proclamation in front of City Hall that acknowledges the celebration of Indigenous Peoples' Day every 2nd Monday in October. Boise is the first city in Idaho to recognize Indigenous Peoples' Day.
Boise Parks and Recreation plans to install grass and an irrigation system at Quinn’s Pond, south of Esther Simplot Park and west of the whitewater park. Other amenities, such as a playground, could follow.
Capital City Development Corp., Boise, Idaho’s urban renewal agency, has put the Capitol and Front Garage out to bid twice for $6.8 million and $5.3 million with no offers. CCDC is talking to potential buyers.