Our vision is to make Boise, Idaho the most livable city in the country. LIV Boise is an expression of this vision. By focusing on sustainable policies, practices and partnerships, this citywide effort promotes livability across three strategic focus areas:
Lasting Environments, Innovative Enterprises and Vibrant Communities.
For a more complete picture, explore the 2017 Livability Report.
Recognize, protect and improve the health and sustainability of all our activities, our connections to one another and our natural resources.
Work with individuals, nonprofits and businesses to encourage creativity and collaboration that will promote economic prosperity and improve lives.
Engage citizens and organizations to spark new connections, inspire cooperation and strengthen Boise's rich, community-minded spirit.
Cities across the United States and around the world are establishing goals to address climate change issues, reduce energy use or transition to renewable energy sources. Boise has initiated a planning process called “Boise’s Energy Future” to consider the adoption of similar community-wide goals.
Grow Our Housing is a comprehensive framework to help us meet our future housing needs with an approach that is Balanced, Compact, Possible. In the 2018 State of the City address, Mayor David Bieter outlined five strategies to grow our housing.
Learn more about what is going on with LIV Boise. Browse our LIV Stories.