August 28, 2008, 10am PDT
Tax watchdogs in Idaho are challenging the state's redevelopment agencies, and opened up the question: are they city departments, or not? And if they are, shouldn't their decisions follow the will of the voters?
August 15, 2008, 10am PDT
Boise considers resurrecting their streetcar system after an 80 year absence.
February 9, 2008, 5am PST
<p>A new transportation corridor prompts the coordination of transportation and land use planning efforts in Boise.</p>
October 18, 2007, 11am PDT
<p>City officials in Boise, Idaho, are considering a liquidation of properties the city owns and operates as affordable housing. The costs of keeping the housing available is becoming unaffordable for the city.</p>
July 26, 2007, 7am PDT
<p>The Treasure Valley metro area, centered around Boise, Idaho, is the latest region to explore the ideal of rail transit, with officials looking to Salt Lake City as a model.</p>
July 23, 2007, 5am PDT
<p>Home to Chinese immigrants before becoming a town known for vice and sin, Garden City, Idaho, is planning a rebirth that leaders and residents hope will transform the community into a desirable and prosperous part of Metro Boise.</p>
September 2, 2006, 11am PDT
Boise's proposal for commuter light-rail chugs along.
August 12, 2006, 11am PDT
Planners are spooked by a Measure 37 look-a-like bill that spills over into Idaho.
June 14, 2006, 12pm PDT
The population is increasing, but Boise's bus system has been on the same route map for more than 10 years. Some public officials want to update routes and increase transit options, but others translate low ridership into no demand.
January 14, 2006, 9am PST
Idaho Governor Dirk Kempthorne decides to use a budget surplus on expanding the state park system, when many expected more educational funding.
December 31, 2005, 1pm PST
A large development may be constructed near Boise in the wake of arguments between city and county planning officials.