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Learning About the Boise River: The Boise WaterShed River Campus

Boise Mayor David Bieter was recently joined by city council, participating artists, and community partners in celebrating the grand opening of the newly completed Boise WaterShed River Campus.  The two-acre complex is being recognized as the largest concentration of public art in Idaho. Designed and planned by a team of artists, engineers, and educators, this […]

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A Model Home for a Better Future

When the City of Boise acquired a house on the 2100 block of Atlantic Street in Boise’s Vista neighborhood, it quickly decided to make the home part of its Energize Our Neighborhoods initiative. Energize Our Neighborhoods, a collaboration between the city, community partners, local businesses, residents, and other public agencies, aligns resources to improve livability […]

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Downtown Circulator: Highlights from Alternatives Analysis

The City of Boise will host an open house on Tuesday, March 14 focusing on the outcomes of the recently completed downtown circulator alternatives analysis. Citizens are invited to stop by the lobby of City Hall between 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. to learn more about the analysis, recommended route, funding and how the circulator […]

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A Real Sandbox to Teach Topography

With the City of Boise’s Augmented Reality (AR) Sandbox, users can create a variety of landforms, including mountains, valleys, volcanoes, and dams.

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The Kids Are There to Code

The Boise Public Library and the Treasure Valley YMCA have embarked on an unlikely journey: teaching kids to code.

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Boise Chooses Streets for People

The City of Boise’s Transportation Action Plan (TAP) is a plan for a modern transportation system that puts people first.

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Coordinated Entry: An Effort to Address Homelessness

Coordinated Entry is a new process developed to ensure that all people experiencing a housing crisis have access to housing and assistance.

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Seeking Feedback on New Compost Program

Between now and December 1, the City of Boise is seeking input from Boise residents to build a program to suit YOUR needs.

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Esther Simplot Is Paradise for Water Enthusiasts

The new Esther Simplot Park is the ninth and one of the largest riverside parks in the “Ribbon of Jewels” named for prominent local women.

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Idaho’s First Commercial Zero Net Energy Building

On October 24th, the City of Boise will celebrate the grand opening of Idaho’s first commercial net-zero space.

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