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Garden City City Council Member Jeff Souza will not seek reelection

A long-time Garden City official will step down at the end of the year.  Garden City City Council Member Jeff Souza is leaving his seat...

Former State Department of Education official Luci Willits running for Boise City Council

The first hopeful to represent West Boise on the Boise City Council stepped into the ring.   Luci Willits, 45, filed paperwork to run to represent...

2020 Evans appointee running for Garden City City Council

Teresa Jorgensen joined Garden City Council last fall, but now she is ready to make it official with the voters. Jorgensen, 55, is running for...

Boise City Council Member Holli Woodings seeking reelection

City Council Member Holli Woodings is on the hunt for a second term.  On Wednesday, Woodings announced her candidacy for a two-year term on Boise...

New district map for Boise City Council elections gets the green light

Boise elections will look a whole lot different from now on.  On Tuesday night, Boise City Council unanimously approved a new map splitting the city...

Boise will ask voters for bond funding for wastewater this November

Boise voters will get to decide whether to approve a bond election for wastewater this fall. On Tuesday, Boise City Council gave a hearty thumbs...

Joe Borton runs for reelection to Meridian City Council

Joe Borton has served on Meridian City Council since 2005 and says he is “excited to continue to work.” Borton has announced he is running...

Lisa Sanchez running for reelection to Boise City Council

City Council President Pro Tem Lisa Sanchez is ready for another term.  Last month, Sanchez, 50, filed her initial paperwork to run for a second...

Treg Bernt runs for second term on Meridian City Council

With city elections happening this fall, Meridian City Council's current president Treg A. Bernt says he’s ready to “do it again.” In May, Bernt announced...

BoiseDev announces expanded Growth Vote coverage: Helping you make informed choices at the polls

Starting this week, BoiseDev will launch its coverage of The Growth Vote 2021. As you head to the polls this fall to vote...

Council district elections will start this year in Boise, but not Meridian, Nampa

Only Boise will hold by-district elections this year while the cities of Meridian and Nampa await U.S. Census results to confirm they’ve grown to...

BoiseDev to host live forum on McCall library bond vote

BoiseDev will host a live panel discussion on an upcoming bond to build a new library in the City of McCall. As we reported last...

Arnold goes to court over ACHD race recount, ‘newly discovered ballots’

Ada County Highway District Commissioner Rebecca Arnold filed a complaint in Idaho’s Fourth District Court on Saturday contesting the results of the recount in...

CWI incumbents lose seats, board makeup shifts

Two College of Western Idaho trustees, including one of the community college's founding board members, lost their reelection bids Tuesday. C.A. “Skip” Smyser lost his...

Republicans flip Ada County Commission, Rebecca Arnold loses ACHD seat by two votes

Treasure Valley voters came out en masse to cast their ballots and made big changes at the local level. The Ada County Commission flipped...