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Hundreds of ACHD street signs failed prematurely, replacement underway

You'll see it at the stoplight at 11th St. and Front St. And Eagle Rd. and Fairview Ave. And ParkCenter Blvd. and Bown Way. And Chinden...

Moving 55? McCall, ITD study rerouting highway around tourist destination, making other upgrades

Republished by permission from the Star-News of McCall. Subscribe to the digital or print editions. Moving Idaho 55 from its current route through town to Deinhard...

Study says Idaho underfunding transportation by a quarter billion dollars each year

A Boise State University study shows Idaho has a $241.8 million a year transportation funding gap — that it needs that much more in...

Developer wants to scale back road project required to build new homes, neighbors object

Many residents of the Warm Springs Mesa expressed concerns with a developer’s proposal to cut back on promised road improvements.  On Monday, developer Mark Tate...

New bikeway on Boise Bench coming soon

Last year, BoiseDev told you about the Ada County Highway District's plans to give cyclists on the Boise Bench an improved network. Today, ACHD announced...

Portion of widened Chinden Blvd. opens

Several lanes of Chinden Boulevard opened last weekend as part the Idaho Transportation Department's project to expand the roadway. ITD opened four lanes of the...

‘Reallocation:’ Boise State asks for input on future of University Drive

It's the key route through the Boise State University campus - linking Capitol Blvd. and Broadway Ave.: University Drive. The future of the...

Boise will require new homes to include circuit for electric cars

The City of Boise wants to make it easier for Boiseans to power electric vehicles in their homes. On Tuesday, Boise City Council approved a...

New type of bike lane could come to Downtown Boise

A new-to-Boise type of bike lane is planned for 11th Street in Downtown Boise. The Capital City Development Corporation and Ada County Highway District...

Boise Airport applies for large new parking garage, but no timeline is set

Boise Airport officials are looking at the next step in the longterm plan to expand and upgrade the largest airport in the state. This week,...

SUEZ asks to increase residential and business rates; home increases could average nearly $80/year

SUEZ, the French company that delivers water to nearly 100,000 Ada County homes and commercial buildings, has proposed to increase rates by 22.3%. The...

Idaho’s state parks saw more visitors than ever before; improvements planned

By Natasha Williams / Idaho News 6 Idaho's State Parks are seeing a record-breaking year for visitation, according to the department that oversees the open...

Winter adjustments to Whitewater Park planned to stop ‘collapsing’ wave

Boise’s expanded whitewater park technically opened last July, but the city closed the centerpiece wave formation to wave riding action for nearly a year-and-a-half...

Boise council makes ‘most important’ decision of the year: approving water renewal plan

The future of water renewal services in Boise took a step ahead on Tuesday, but more decisions lie ahead. Boise City Council unanimously adopted a...

City says it won’t give funding to Downtown mobility project

The City of Boise said it will not provide funding to a new project aimed at providing resources to Downtown Boise commuters. The city sent...

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