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 more than 100,000 residents. SB 1111, a bill meant to clean up a 2020 law compelling Idaho’s largest cities to elect city council members by geographic district, rather than citywide, was … Read more

Boise eyes millions in federal dollars to boost COVID-19 recovery

The federal government’s latest COVID-19 relief package is spending big and the City of Boise getting ready to invest. Of the $1.9 trillion in economic relief from the American Rescue Plan passed by Congress in March, the City of Boise will be issued $36.9 million to commit to a project by the end of 2024. … Read more

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