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Decaying Boise gym torn down to make way for large apartment complex

The long saga of a dilapidated former gym in SE Boise continues. BoiseDev first started reporting on the property in 2018, when Crunch Fitness planned...

‘Goodbye, friends:’ Boise’s Bier Thirty will close doors for final time

Boise's Bier:Thirty in Bown Crossing hoped to make it to ten years in business later this year. But the neighborhood beer bar and eatery...

Chipotle eyes new location in southeast Boise

National fast-casual Mexican chain Chipotle Mexican Grill hopes to expand its presence in Boise. Representatives for the chain asked the City of Boise to approve...

With more floaters (and cars), Ada Co. quietly looks to build parking lot in Barber Park

Ada County hopes to make a series of changes to Barber Park - including adding a large new parking area. The county applied to itself...

Ada Co. Commission creates large conservation area in E. Boise

The Barber Pool property in Ada County is now an open space and conservation area.  The Ada County Commissioners signed a resolution to protect the...

BSU launches clean water project on Boise River

Boise State is working to build a new water conservation project along the Boise River. A new river side channel will be built at the...

New cryotherapy and wellness spa set for Boise’s Bown Crossing

A new wellness business will open in Bown Crossing, on the ground floor of an office building. Business owner Tim Jolicoeur says Restore Boise will...

‘No shortage of holiday cheer:’ Winter Garden will (a)glow again – with some changes

2020 has been a long year and maybe you’re in the mood for some holiday cheer.  The Idaho Botanical Garden announced its 24th season of...

Some Boise homeowners pay hefty extra tax while neighbors don’t: How Idaho’s largest CID works

Depending on where you live in Southeast Boise’s Barber Valley, your property tax bills could be wildly different.  There are roughly 600 homes in the...

Preservation activists, designer clash over partially demolished East End home

Update: The Boise Historic Preservation Commission voted unanimously to deny the demolition request on September 28. Only the foundation and three walls remain from...

When’s Joe Albertsons’ supermarket… new store opening near you?

The old jingle goes... "It's Joe Albertsons' supermarket, but the bakery department is mine." One of the most frequent questions we get in the BoiseDev Facebook...

Bown breakfast restaurant finally snags approval, over objections from neighbors

It's been a long and winding road in Bown Crossing. We first told you about a proposal for a new breakfast restaurant and added retail...

Idaho tore down its Boise Fish & Game HQ. New building on the way

Last year, BoiseDev told you about the project to tear down and replace the Idaho Department of Fish and Game HQ on Walnut St....

Large semiconductor company set to expand Boise presence

Marvell Semiconductor, a large California-based semiconductor firm, will expand its Boise offices, according to permits. The company leased a 28,590 square foot building near Park...

Boise School District delays work on some school remodels, new Barber Valley school

The Boise School District said it would "pause" three school remodel projects in the district, and further delay the opening of a new school...

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