Tag: City of Boise

Boise Police downtown station

Boise sets plan for new police station in old night club

First, it served up Big Macs. Then, donuts. Lately, the gay club Lucky Dog Tavern took up residence. But...
Depot Bench artwork

After mosaic removal, Boise looks to add public art below Boise Depot

In 2018, the City of Boise removed a large mosaic project installed in a traffic circle near the Boise Depot. At...

ACHD says it will fight new CCDC areas: says they are ‘gerrymandered,’ illegal

The president of the Ada County Highway District sent a strongly-worded, lengthy letter to the chairman of the Capital City Development Corporation...
Mark Lavin

Boise hires new planning & development chief

Boise has a new Director of Planning & Development Services. The Boise City Council approved the appointment of Mark...
Old Boise

Boise, ACHD quarrel over conversion of downtown streets from one way to two

For years, cars on 5th St. and 6th St. have adapted to a one-way system. Northbound vehicles use 5th...
Boise Franklin School site

Old Bench school site was going to be a gas station. Now, a very...

Franklin School stood as an icon on the Boise Bench for 104 years, before crews tore it down in 2009. In the...

Boise proposes boosting notification of upcoming development projects

The City of Boise wants to add more public notice to upcoming projects - and is asking citizens to have a say...
Boise City Hall

All of Boise’s laws are being repealed. Here’s why

The City of Boise is working on a project to revamp and update its entire city code. The move will make a...

New effort aims to cut down vehicle trips in Downtown Boise area

A new effort aimed at easing travel in the Downtown Boise core will bring together an alphabet soup of local agencies,...

Why are crews digging up the new City Hall plaza?

Work crews are digging holes and moving dirt at the new Boise City Hall Plaza - just a few months after the...