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Boise car parking

‘Don’t harass your neighbors’: Boise City Council changes parking rules

Boise will tighten parking enforcement despite opposition from some residents.  Boise City Council voted 5-1 at its regular meeting Tuesday evening to approve an ordinance...
Boise animal ordinance

Cats, dogs and pet store pups: Big changes to Boise’s animal code

The city code regulating Boiseans’ furry friends will get a major overhaul.  On Tuesday, Boise City Council unanimously passed a total rewrite of the city’s...
Idaho Central Credit Union Building

‘We need housing’: McLean breaks tie, approves redesigned 13-story downtown tower

The eastern edge of Boise’s skyline will get a new addition.  On Tuesday, Boise City Council narrowly approved a proposal from developer Tommy Ahlquist, Brighton...
Cole Rd. Apartment site

‘Micro units’ approved next to Boise Towne Square Mall

Dozens of apartments will pop up on an empty lot next to Boise Towne Square Mall.  With few questions, no testimony against and little discussion,...
Downtown Boise maintenance yard

Maintenance yard by Julia Davis, old fire facilities could transform to affordable housing

Boise is working on a plan to consolidate its maintenance facilities to a new campus and make way for more housing downtown.  In the next...

Boise pushing ahead on bus rapid transit for State Street, other improvements

The pandemic kept lots of workers off of the roads on their morning commute, but planning for better public transit service in Boise isn’t...

‘Utterly impressed’: Council members, neighbors support North End apartment development

Few projects get a warm welcome quite like a proposal for an apartment building on State Street did this week.  On Tuesday night, first-time developer...
Lola Cake Jackson

Council could change Boise’s animal code: hot cars, pet stores, exotic animals

Boise’s city code could soon see some changes to protect man’s best friend.  City Council Member TJ Thomson once again brought a proposal forward to...

North End backyard beer garden is back, but with restrictions

A beer garden in a North End backyard will once again open for business this spring.  For months, neighbors near Franklin House expressed differing opinions...
Boise City Hall

Boise’s budget more solid than last year, but uncertainties remain

COVID-19 threw the City of Boise’s finances in a loop last year, but look a little bit more steady in the next fiscal year....