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Boise rolls out new incentives to attract new airport destinations

Boise Airport officials hope some incentives will help Idahoans take off to new destinations.  This week, Boise City Council approved a revamped Air Service Incentive...

Meridian City Council appoints the city’s ninth fire chief

Last night the Meridian City Council voted to confirm the city’s ninth fire chief, Kristopher Blume.  “My family and I could not be more happy...

An aquatic center in Boise? GBAD approves funds for possible project

A new competitive swimming complex could be on its way to Boise with a little help from local government.  The Greater Boise Auditorium District Board...

Boise Airport will add additional airline with redeye flights direct to NYC

JetBlue announced it will add operations at the Boise Airport this summer - and give travelers a direct route from Boise to New York...

New area of Boise foothills to open with seven-mile loop trail

Boiseans can soon explore part of a reserve in the foothills for the first time.  The Hawkins Range Reserve, owned by the City of Boise...

City of Boise looking to strengthen translation services

Boise hopes to improve access for all Boiseans, including those that don’t speak English.  The City of Boise is in the midst of planning to...

Boise Airport plans new service animal area and room for nursing mothers

The Boise Airport filed a permit for a new service animal relief area and a mother’s station.  Currently, the airport has a Service Animal Relief...

No rider, no problem: New remote-controlled scooters head for Boise in first-in-the-world test

Riderless, remote-controlled scooters will soon hit the streets of Boise. Scooter company Spin wants to put a new... spin... on electric scooters. And the...

Ada County rolls back plan for new parking lot in Barber Park

Ada County won’t be building a new parking lot in the grassy area of Barber Park after all.  Earlier this month, Ada County’s Director of...

City of Boise says it will again open up some services

With the trend in COVID-19 cases once again on the decline, Boise is looking to once again open some services back up to the...

Wassmuth Center to build new education center next to Boise’s Anne Frank Memorial

The Wassmuth Center for Human Rights plans to build a $3 million human rights education center next to the Anne Frank memorial, which it...

City of Boise ups starting wages for lowest-paid employees

Some of the City of Boise’s lowest-paid employees got a raise as part of an updated living wage initiative.  Starting January 3, 112 workers on...

Zoo Boise welcomes baby anteater

Zoo Boise anteater Gloria gave birth to her fourth baby on December 23, 2020.  The Species Survival Plan partnered the father, McCauley, and Gloria together....

Boise Public Library looking to the future after turbulent few years

The Boise Public Library is turning the page to a new chapter.  On the last day of November, Jessica Dorr took the helm of the...

Two years after fire, restoration complete on Gene Harris Bandshell

Over the last couple of years, BoiseDev has been tracking construction updates to the Gene Harris Bandshell in Julia Davis Park. In 2018, an arsonist...

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