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Boise Weekly
Huge Assisted Living Campus Secures Idaho License for Skilled NursingAt the height of the recession, developers stood before the Boise City Council
Huge Assisted Living Campus Secures Idaho License for Skilled Nursing
Boise Weekly / Posted 4 days ago
At the height of the recession, developers stood before the Boise City Council and outlined their plans to build The Terraces, a $48 million senior community in the ever-expanding Harris Ranch neighborhood. Developers pointed to the aging... Read more
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Boise Weekly
Boise Council Denies Appeal Protest of Planned Foothills SubdivisionAfter listening to more than an hour of public testimony in which more than a d
Boise Council Denies Appeal Protest of Planned Foothills Subdivision
Boise Weekly / Posted 9 days ago
After listening to more than an hour of public testimony in which more than a dozen citizens pleaded for a 90-acre Foothills development to be halted or slowed down, the Boise City Council Tuesday night unanimously rejected their appeal. Developer... Read more
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Boise Weekly
Frosty Meeting Between Boise Council, ACHD: Highway District Still Hasn't Seen St. Luke's Development PlanIn a rare joint meeting between the Boise City Council and Ada County Highway D
Frosty Meeting Between Boise Council, ACHD: Highway District Still Hasn't Seen St. Luke's Development Plan
Boise Weekly / Posted 9 days ago
In a rare joint meeting between the Boise City Council and Ada County Highway District commissioners at Boise City Hall late Tuesday, the proceedings turned out to be a bit frosty—primarily due to what was missing. Boise Mayor Dave Bieter and... Read more
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Boise Weekly
Could The Funky Taco Take Over the Jim's Coffee Shop Space?According to The Funky Taco owner Justin Archambo, there are several proposals
Could The Funky Taco Take Over the Jim's Coffee Shop Space?
Boise Weekly / Posted 11 days ago
According to The Funky Taco owner Justin Archambo, there are several proposals on the table for the location next to the Boise Co-op in the North End, but Archambo has requested the city of Boise approve a license to sell beer and wine there. At the... Read more
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Boise Weekly
Boise Preparing to Set Up New Citizen Advisory Committee for Levy 2.0In the wake of Boise's overwhelming approval of the 2015 Foothills Open Space a
Boise Preparing to Set Up New Citizen Advisory Committee for Levy 2.0
Boise Weekly / Posted 16 days ago
In the wake of Boise's overwhelming approval of the 2015 Foothills Open Space and Boise River Levy, which attracted turnouts of more than 40 percent of registered voters in some parts of the city, officials are poised to write the next chapter in the... Read more
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Boise Weekly
The City of Boise's Social NetworkWhen the Boise City Council studied a graph charting web traffic, the contrast
The City of Boise's Social Network
Boise Weekly / Posted 16 days ago
When the Boise City Council studied a graph charting web traffic, the contrast among the city's many departmental websites was startling. As expected, Parks and Recreation peaked higher than most, particularly in the summer. The Boise Public Library... Read more
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Boise Weekly
Sen. Maryanne JordanThough she's a City Hall veteran, Councilwoman Maryanne Jordan still considers
Sen. Maryanne Jordan
Boise Weekly / Posted 16 days ago
Though she's a City Hall veteran, Councilwoman Maryanne Jordan still considers herself on the bottom rung at the Idaho Statehouse. "You don't get any lower than me; I'm the newest Democrat in the Legislature," she said. Appointed to the Boise City... Read more
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Boise Weekly
Boise City Council to Vote on New Parking Meter Fee Structure"As great an experience as we can make it inside, a ticket on the car outside i
Boise City Council to Vote on New Parking Meter Fee Structure
Boise Weekly / Posted 19 days ago
"As great an experience as we can make it inside, a ticket on the car outside is terrible," said Shannon Harris, co-owner of Bandana Running and Walking. "And it's less about the meters, it's more about how aggressive the city is in handing out those... Read more
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Boise Weekly
Boise State Neighbors Happy University Heard Their ConcernsSome of Boise State's oldest neighbors went public earlier this month with thei
Boise State Neighbors Happy University Heard Their Concerns
Boise Weekly / Posted 23 days ago
Some of Boise State's oldest neighbors went public earlier this month with their worries the university's long-term plans didn't include them. The 104-page Boise State master plan had blanked out some of the neighbors' homes and replaced them with... Read more
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Boise Weekly
A New Wrinkle in the St. Luke's Master PlanJust when the Boise City Council thought there was some light at the end of the
A New Wrinkle in the St. Luke's Master Plan
Boise Weekly / Posted 23 days ago
Just when the Boise City Council thought there was some light at the end of the long tunnel that has been debate over the St. Luke's Master Plan, things have gotten a bit dimmer. It turns out the mess-of-an-intersection where Warm Springs and... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Revised, scaled back BSU expansion plans approvedBoise - The Boise City Council unanimously approved a revised, scaled back plan
Revised, scaled back BSU expansion plans approved
KIVI Boise / Posted 23 days ago
Boise - The Boise City Council unanimously approved a revised, scaled back plan Tuesday night presented by Boise State University for its future expansion. Phase one of the expansion will now include the building of an Honors College on land already... Read more
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Boise Weekly
New Study on Downtown Boise Parking: Deficit of 458 Spaces by 2017.With so much significant change to Downtown Boise's landscape, the new year is
New Study on Downtown Boise Parking: Deficit of 458 Spaces by 2017.
Boise Weekly / Posted 1 months ago
With so much significant change to Downtown Boise's landscape, the new year is bringing much more conversation about downtown parking. During a Jan. 12 workshop session, the Boise City Council is expected to discuss a proposal that would suggest... Read more
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Boise Weekly
Proposal in Process for New Downtown Boise Parking Fee StructureThe pricing structure, which is still in the proposal stage, would divide downt
Proposal in Process for New Downtown Boise Parking Fee Structure
Boise Weekly / Posted 1 months ago
The pricing structure, which is still in the proposal stage, would divide downtown Boise into parking zones: the "Core Zone" is a T-shaped area with Boise City Hall at its center, bordered by Myrtle Street, State Street, Sixth Street and 10th Street.... Read more

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