Tag: Growth

Explainer: Boise wants rule changes around additional dwellings, land division and notification

The City of Boise is working to tweak a number of its rules around development - mostly in neighborhoods. The proposals have some people fired up, and attracted disapproving letters from the North End Neighborhood Association, among others. The City made a number of adjustments to the proposal and provided additional information to allay some of NENA’s concerns. City leaders say the...

“Look out Boise:” Silicon Valley looks to Idaho to solve expensive talent problem

NEWS ANALYSIS‘The Bay Area is broken.'That's the headline atop a San Jose Mercury News story on the need for affordable talent for companies based in the Silicon Valley area.Here's the lead: "Silicon Valley may be the world’s tech paradise, but it’s a hiring nightmare for many local startups now forced...