Boise Downtown

Z-shaped Hearth apartments open in Downtown Boise with high-end features

A new, high-end apartment building in Downtown Boise is open, after years in the making. Roundhouse opened the eight-story Hearth on Broad project at Front...

Eclectic breakfast bistro opens downtown: honey fermented lemonade & sourdough beignets

A new breakfast bistro in downtown Boise opened last week. Nomad Beverage Company sits at the intersection of S. Capitol Blvd. and W. Fulton St....

New outdoor bar set to open in Downtown Boise

There's a new-ish patio to check out. Richard's in Downtown Boise will open a second concept this week in the Inn at 500 Capitol. ...

Another Downtown Boise restaurant closes for good. It’s one of many

Another Downtown Boise restaurant quietly closed for good. It's the latest in a string of closings in the city's core. Main Street Deli and Il...

Pedestrian zone: Boise to revamp 8th St. in downtown core to be permanently car-free

After two years of makeshift changes to create a pedestrian street, Boise’s restaurant row will be getting a more permanent makeover.  On Tuesday, Boise City...

Large Downtown Boise apartment complex gets OK after developers agree to cut a hole in it

Last fall we told you about a project to build hundreds of apartments on a full city block downtown at Front St. and 12th...

Downtown Boise Greek restaurant to close

After nearly six years, a downtown Boise Greek restaurant will soon be no more. Meraki Greek Street Food, located on 8th St. in the Bodo...

Long empty downtown Boise office space to convert to small condos

The Aspen Lofts building sprouted up along Front St. in Downtown Boise in 2009, bringing a new 17-story building to the downtown skyline. In the...

ACHD delays decision on 8th Street bikeway due to objections from Saint Joe’s Catholic School

The final decision on a project to add more bike lanes to 8th Street is being delayed a month after administrators and parents of...

Fields of dreams: CWI revives big plans for Boise River, Canyon County campuses

Long dormant plans to develop a pair of campuses for the College of Western Idaho are back in play. Last month, CWI's board of trustees...

You Asked: What’s the status of the old Boise Carnegie Library’s renovation?

After much fanfare of a potential renovation, the future of an iconic downtown building is in limbo.  The Carnegie Library’s future looked bright in 2019....

The fate of the Symposion? Stadium developer tries to sell site with approval for apartments

The saga of the Symposion continues. In 2019, we told you that an entity related to Greenstone Properties purchased the bar and land under it...

Home Downtown: Event looks at future and challenges of booming downtown housing market

Downtown Boise’s skyline is changing faster than ever, bringing with it new opportunities and along with challenges.  On Thursday afternoon, BoiseDev hosted a panel of...

City of Boise eyeing expansion of housing for chronically homeless residents on Fairview Avenue

Nearly a year after Ada County decided to pull its support from the City of Boise’s permanent supportive housing project, the city’s housing team...

Boise City Ada County Housing Authority looks for partners on long-dormant affordable housing project

The Boise City Ada County Housing Authority isn’t giving up on building affordable housing off of Whitewater Park Boulevard.  This spring, the affordable housing agency...