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Boise pushing ahead on bus rapid transit for State Street, other improvements

The pandemic kept lots of workers off of the roads on their morning commute, but planning for better public transit service in Boise isn’t...

COMPASS: High-capacity transit has public support in Treasure Valley

In January, BoiseDev gave you an in-depth look at the possibility of a light rail from Caldwell to Boise. For over a decade, the...

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...

Light rail from Caldwell to Boise? It’s a steep climb

The idea of hopping on a train or rapid transit bus in Caldwell and riding all the way to Boise has long been 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...

Pedestrian safety upgrades planned for Boise’s Hyde Park

Ada County Highway District is hoping to make walking and biking through Hyde Park safer next year.  Next summer, the highway district will begin construction...

Boise Airport to add designated ride-hailing waiting & pickup areas

Catching a ride share like Lyft or Uber at the Boise Airport may soon look a little less chaotic. As first reported by the...

Boise looks at ideas to incentivize affordable housing in new projects

In the Treasure Valley’s hot housing market, convincing developers to build affordable housing can be a hard sell. The City of Boise is working...

Boise GreenBike will shut down, may not return without new title sponsor

Last May, BoiseDev told you the future of Boise GreenBike was in jeopardy. Now, the bike-share program is facing more challenges, and will shut down...

ValleyRide stops collecting fares, closes front door of buses – could cut service

Valley Regional Transit, which operates the ValleyRide bus service, put several new measures into place over the weekend in light of the COVID-19 situation. VRT...

Bogus & Boise team for new park and ride lot

The City of Boise entered into a license agreement with Bogus Basin for a new park and ride lot for the 2019-2020 ski season. "Bogus...

Boise’s Greyhound station to leave downtown after 60 years

Sixty years ago this year, crews built the large Greyhound bus terminal at 12th and Bannock in Downtown Boise. Soon, the buses will stop rolling...

‘It’s costing thousands of dollars:’ People are using escooters to vandalize plazas in Downtown Boise

Escooters continue to grow in popularity in Boise, but a rash of vandalism broke out in recent weeks. Vandals marred the plaza at Jack's Urban...

Boise Green Bike fleet faces obsolescence: big changes will come for the program to continue

Four years after Boise GreenBike launched in and around Downtown Boise, the program faces major hurdles in coming months. Either significant changes will come to...

ACHD says it will fight new CCDC areas: says they are ‘gerrymandered,’ illegal

The president of the Ada County Highway District sent a strongly-worded, lengthy letter to the chairman of the Capital City Development Corporation and City...