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Famed urbanist: Boise must plan now for the perils that come with success (access required)

While Boise has been a great example of the rise of the creative class, the city needs to act now to avoid excluding all but the most financially successful workers, says Richard Florida, the author who coined the term in his seminal book. Florida spoke at the Idaho Housing and Finance Association’s Conference on Housing and ...

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Sharon Fisher is an Idaho Business Review staff writer, covering financial institutions, technology, and business development. She holds a bachelor of science in computer science from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, and a masters in public administration and graduate certificates in geographic informational analysis and in community and regional planning from Boise State University. She likes explaining things and going to meetings. Join me on Twitter at @IBR_SLFisher.