Construction

The dust has settled: Parking lot paved at Bogus Basin

If you've taken the drive up the hill to Bogus Basin, you know that it can be a bumpy (and dusty) ride. But over...

Idaho building officials could make major cutbacks to energy code regulations

The State of Idaho’s board overseeing building codes is set to consider removing all regulations in the energy code except those governing “life safety”...

You Asked: What are the tall poles near Eagle Rd. along I-84 for? (And when will it open?)

A flood of BoiseDev readers asked what’s going up along Interstate 84 near Eagle Rd. Construction crews put up a series of 150-foot...

CCDC could buy property by Boise Library: ’once in a lifetime opportunity’

While a large-scale project to build a new Boise Library in Downtown Boise remains officially on hold, the city and its urban renewal agency...

Big changes to key 2C route: ITD looks for public input on Karcher Rd. & interchange

The Idaho Transportation Department is inviting the community to learn more about two road projects in Canyon County. One of the projects is centered around...

One-lane traffic to start soon on Highway 55 near Smiths Ferry 

Construction hours on Highway 55 near Smiths Ferry are changing with the season.  Starting Tuesday, May 31, SH-55 will be reduced to one-lane alternating traffic...

McCall City Council awards library contract despite funding gap

The McCall Public Library expansion will move forward but at a higher price.  The McCall City Council voted to award contracts to start construction on...

There’s major construction at the Boise Airport. It might make catching your flight quickly harder

If you're used to showing up at the Boise Airport half an hour before your flight takes off, prepare to adjust your travel plans...

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. ...