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Author Archives: Idaho Capital Sun

Boise’s LEAP Housing offers new model for affordable housing

For years, Pastor Joseph Bankard from the Collister United Methodist Church hoped to put the extra land on his church’s property to good use. He and his colleagues had talked about turning the outgrown plot of land into a garden, parking spaces ...

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Idaho receives $28M to build EV charging stations every 50 miles of interstate (access required)

Idaho Transportation Department managers are looking for Idahoans’ suggestions on how they should roll out an initiative that is designed to create a network of electric vehicle charging stations situated along interstates. Under the National Electric Vehicle Investment, or NEVI, ...

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Biz ‘Bite:’ Department of Labor opens 4 new mobile offices (access required)

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The Idaho Department of Labor has increased accessibility to job and employer services in Adams and Valley counties by opening four mobile offices: Cascade, Council, McCall and New Meadows. Walk-in hours and appointments are available for those who would like ...

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New Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forests office opens in Kamiah

Construction on a new supervisor’s office for the Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forests is complete, U.S. Forest Service officials said in a news release. The new $9 million, 15,000 square-foot Forest Service office was built with timber from the region. The ...

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