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Boise will now mandate facemasks in public, Meridian considering it

Boise Mayor Lauren McLean said she would add Boise to the list of Idaho cities that will mandate face coverings in public.
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Chalking Boise’s sidewalks wasn’t legal. Now it is… for now

Until today, drawing on the sidewalks with chalk in the City of Boise wasn't legal. But last night, the...
Boise City Council Districts

New Idaho law will force Boise to adopt city council districts. It’s not clear...

City leadership is wrestling with the implementation of a new state law requiring the Boise City Council to be elected by district.
Boise Public Library

Boise looks at library options after initiative scuttled $100MM+ building

There are no plans to immediately resume work on a new main library in Boise, but the department is embarking on a...
Ryan Lee Boise

Boise council member Sánchez expresses frustration at not being part of police chief interview...

During its regular city council meeting last night, Boise formally approved a new police chief. Ryan Lee will join the department next...
8th Street Boise

Boise looks to close 8th St. by ‘restaurant row’ to enlarge patios; could add...

The City of Boise said it will look at closing down 8th Street in Downtown Boise to cars. The...
The Barber Story

Boise says it intends to mostly follow state’s reopening plan. Yes, that includes salons

The City of Boise said it will follow the State of Idaho's phased reopening plan unless local conditions mean it needs to...
Boise City Hall

McLean outlines reopening in Boise, signs social distancing order

Boise Mayor Lauren McLean outlined steps the City of Boise will take as part of reopening of businesses and city services.
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If Gov. Little signs it, council district bill would reshape Boise politics

A bill to change how city council seats are elected in Idaho's largest cities could reshape politics in Boise, Meridian and Nampa...

Preservation activists hope Boise will change rules on demolition

Near the corner of Ustick and Cloverdale roads, all that remains of a 120-year-old farmhouse is a dirt lot.