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Community Development Block Grant to give Jesse Tree funding, build all-abilities park

The City of Meridian receives annual funding from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development for its Community Development Block Grant.  The grant money...

‘Traffic’s going to be bad’: New high school will open without required road improvements

Owyhee High School will welcome 1,430 students at the start of the 2021 school year, but some road improvement projects near the school are...

You Asked: What’s going up on the site of the torn-down school?

A long-vacant former school site has seen new activity in recent weeks, years after crews tore the school down. Jackson Elementary opened in the early...

McCall voters passed a library bond in May. The project will go over budget

The McCall Library will likely go over its original budget.  BoiseDev told you about McCall passing its library bond in May. The bond will cost...

ACHD is looking for feedback on a Meridian intersection

The Ada County Highway District is looking for your feedback on an updated intersection design in Meridian.  ACHD is working on improvements for Fairview Ave....

You asked: what’s going up on Ustick Rd.?

A new apartment complex is still on its way off of Ustick Rd. in Meridian.  Shannon Robnett industries’ Summertown Apartments recently started construction after a...

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...

Meridian park set to expand 40 acres, add several amenities

A popular park in south Meridian is expanding. Discovery Park, located on Lake Hazel Rd. between Locust Grove and Eagle Rd., is moving into phase...

ITD will open up Highway 55 construction bottleneck for holiday weekend

If you are traveling to McCall this weekend you do not need to worry about one-way traffic near Smiths Ferry. The Idaho Transportation Department announced...

‘This is a mess’: Boise City Council approves canal rerouting, tree permits for 19th Street home

A corner of Boise’s North End is getting a shake up.  On Tuesday, Boise City Council voted unanimously to reverse a decision from the city’s...

Primary Health set to build new Eagle clinic

Primary Health announced its plans to build a new clinic in Eagle.  Primary Health will build the new Clinic at 1871 E. McGrath Rd., to...

Boise Fire responds to fire at old Valley View Elementary School

By Idaho Ed News staff, IdahoEdNews.org The soon-to-be demolished Valley View Elementary School on Boise’s West Bench caught fire on Monday morning. As of noon,...

‘Destination draw’: Mtn. Home hopes urban renewal project will give a boost to its downtown

Back in January BoiseDev told you about Mountain Home listing two new development opportunities — now the Elmore County Urban Renewal Agency has accepted...

Going Up: Video of the progress of new Downtown Boise apartments, food hall & park

With the summer construction season in full swing, we wanted to give you a look at the progress on some of the high-profile construction...

‘Game-changer:’ ACHD will separate bike lanes on arterial roads moving forward

For cyclists, the daily commute or casual rides around the county will be safer, soon. The Ada County Highway District says it will make a...