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LIV Boise


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 EnvironmentsInnovative Enterprises and Vibrant Communities.

For a more complete picture, explore the 2017 Livability Report.


Planning for our Energy Future

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.

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Grow Our Housing

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. 

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Learn more about what is going on with LIV Boise. Browse our LIV Stories.

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