Meridian’s mayor outlines growth, transportation & education goals, says state of city might be ‘a little too strong’

Meridian Mayor Robert Simison stood in front of a crowd in the Galaxy Event Center at Wahooz to deliver his second State of the City speech. Simison sounded confident about the future of rapidly growing Meridian. He said through a survey they found residents believe city’s services are “valued and appreciated.” “The state of Meridian … Read more

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

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