Construction

You Asked: What’s up with the crane and construction on Bogus Basin Rd.?

Readers wrote BoiseDev inquiring about construction happening just a couple of minutes up Bogus Basin Road.  According to permits submitted to the City of Boise...

Brown Park in McCall to wrap up construction with hope of opening memorial day

Construction is starting up again on McCall's Brown Park.  Brown Park sits north of E Lake St. and Hemlock St. on the former McCall Mill...

Full road closures on Highway 55 near Smiths Ferry to begin soon

People heading to the McCall area next week should expect delays. Starting April 11, closures will be in place near Smiths Ferry on Highway 55....

Nampa to open its second dog park

The City of Nampa is breaking ground on a $2.3 million dog park this week. It will be Nampa's second park dedicated to pooches. The...

Spring construction to resume on Highway 55

Drivers can soon expect delays on Highway 55 toward McCall. The Idaho Transportation Department is resuming construction on SH-55 between Smiths Ferry and the Rainbow...

Bills would bar cities from enacting individual building codes, move authority to the legislature

The Idaho Legislature could soon have the final say on setting the state’s building, electrical, plumbing and energy conservation codes.  Two pieces of legislation introduced...

Boise will cut back P&Z hearings due to staffing woes, leading to slower approvals: ‘we can’t keep up’

Not unlike many businesses, the City of Boise's planning and development office has seen a lot of change in the past two years. ...

You Asked: What’s going up behind the Fred Meyer gas station?

Several BoiseDev readers noticed construction activity happening behind the Fred Meyer gas station on Federal Way in Boise. The site, on TK Ave., is...

Growing Meridian intersection will see traffic light replaced with roundabout, more changes on the way

The Ada County Highway District will soon start construction on the Ten Mile Road Project. The project between Overland and Victory will improve roadway and...

You Asked: Where did Victory Greens nursery go & what’s going up in its place?

Several months ago, landscaping supply store Victory Greens announced it would move from its Victory Rd. location to a new Meridian spot. The new store...

Smooth(er) sailing: Highway 55 construction near Smiths Ferry wraps for winter

The Idaho Transportation Department announced that Highway 55 construction near Smiths Ferry will be suspended for the winter.  Both lanes will now be completely open...

Large new mixed-use project set near Caldwell’s Indian Creek

The City of Caldwell will break ground on one of its newest developments Tuesday - Caldwell Creekside. Boise-based developer deChase Miksis wants to build...

‘Crystal Barn’: Large N. Meridian shopping center would feature wave pool, unique design

One of the anchor buildings in north Meridian's large Orchard Park development has been announced - though we still don't know what might open. Orchard...

‘Worked at the sharp end of the stick’: Boise’s Jack Lemley dies after long career at M-K, the Chunnel, Olympics and more

Idaho native and engineering pioneer Jack Lemley died. He was 86 and died of natural causes. Lemley was born in Coeur d'Alene, rose to a...

St. Lukes McCall makes progress, secures additional funding

Over a year ago, St. Lukes McCall announced much-needed upgrades. Now, officials say ‘significant progress' has been made on the interior of the new...