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City, FAA say feds didn’t pay for Murgoitio site. Documents provide insight into 1990s process

The City of Boise continues to stand by its claim that no federal funds were used to purchase the Murgoitio park site after a...

‘A mess’: Annexation of land near Murgoitio site approved, but commission criticizes process

The City of Boise will move forward with adding land near the Murgoitio park site to the city limits - but planning & zoning...

On hold: City of Boise will pump brakes on Murgoitio site annexation

The City of Boise will slow down its plans to redevelop Southwest Boise's Murgoitio park. On Thursday, Boise Mayor Lauren McLean announced that the...

Residents organize for next phase of Murgoitio site debate; City again says FAA didn’t pay for land

A group of determined residents in Southwest Boise is not excited about the possibility of anything other than a regional park at the Murgoitio...

Murgoitio won’t go to the Harris family. But the city hasn’t stopped work on the park site’s future

The City of Boise won't trade the Murgoitio park site to the Harris Family after all, but it likely won’t stay the way it...

McLean: Boise ending Murgoitio land swap discussion

The City of Boise is backing out of a proposed land swap with the Harris Family to develop the 160-acre Murgoitio park site in...

Emails: City officials in talks about Murgoitio land swap since early 2020

Officials have been kicking around the idea of swapping the Murgoitio park site with the Harris Family since before the pandemic hit Idaho.  Boise Parks...

Large new industrial park approved on edge of Boise limits

More industrial land is coming south of the Boise Airport.  On Tuesday, the Boise City Council gave the green light to annex 121 acres for...

Some council members signal concerns on Murgoitio proposal; SW Boise annexation discussed

Boise leadership could be steering away from a proposed land swap with the Harris Family to develop the Murgoitio park site on the city’s...

Murgoitio park trade: Records shed new light on possible swap – and what the city can and can’t do

All eyes are on Boise City Hall in the next few weeks to see if the city council will go through with a land...

Boise Schools auctions property near Murgoitio site; Developer hopes to build ‘wellness-focused’ housing

The Boise School District has a deal in place to sell a 15-acre piece of land it owns near West Jr. High and the...

Murgoitio family applies to annex land into Boise for 1000s of homes. But it’s not the park site

The Murgoitio family has applied to annex roughly 380 acres into the City of Boise, according to records filed with the City of Boise. In...

Exclusive: ‘Boiseans need housing’: McLean & Clegg say Murgoitio site trade would help housing need, serve Boise taxpayers

For the first time, Boise's political leaders are explaining what they hope to see with the Murgoitio Park site in SW Boise. As BoiseDev...

Harris Ranch family seeking to trade Barber Valley land for SW Boise’s Murgoitio park site

The Harris Ranch Limited Partnership is the development group hoping to swap land with the City of Boise to develop the long dormant Murgoitio...

Boise might trade large park site for housing, foothills land. Neighbors aren’t pleased

A proposal to swap a decades-old future park site for open space in the Boise Foothills is ruffling some feathers on Boise’s southwest border.  The...