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Boise Tower Project to get new contractor (access required)

Developer Rick Peterson said last week he probably will switch general contractors on the stalled $62 million Boise Tower project in order to overcome labor union differences with M.A. Mortenson Co. that stymied financing. Peterson had nothing but praise for ...

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Anne Frank Memorial near completion (access required)

A human rights memorial dedicated to the memory of Holocaust victim Anne Frank is nearing completion near the Boise River Greenbelt and Log Cabin Literary Center in downtown Boise. The $1.5 million project, funded privately, will feature a life-sized bronze ...

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Base housing replacements to meet Air Force standard (access required)

Infrastructure is going in for 46 new military housing units at Mountain Home Air Force Base, in the latest phase of replacing more than 250 units on base. The $9.5 million project, on 20 acres, is the third phase of ...

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Interior designers cautious about future (access required)

For commercial interior-designers, business has been picking up since mid-June, according to Mark Heath, CEO of Business Interiors of Idaho. Heath said business is up the first half of this year, despite negative economic trends, and even though “the industry ...

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Sun Valley, Ketchum, Stanley attract development (access required)

In the central mountains of Idaho, development shows signs of picking up again in Sun Valley-Ketchum, and little Stanley aims at big changes. “The indications are that we’re starting to see interest rise again,” said Paul Kenny, a broker for ...

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Scott Honda plans new quarters in Nampa (access required)

Tom Scott Honda plans to move to larger quarters next spring. The car dealer aims to move from its home on the Nampa-Caldwell Boulevard at Linden Street in Caldwell to a building to be constructed on 11th Avenue North at ...

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Harris Ranch proposes school, more homesites (access required)

Single-family residential housing is proposed for the latest 25.6-acre addition to the Harris Ranch property at Warm Springs. The City of Boise annexed the site last year. “It’ll be similar to what we’ve done in the Spring Creek section of ...

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More office space planned near Mercy Medical Center (access required)

Developers of an office building planned near Mercy Medical Center in south Nampa expect strong demand from medical offices and other professional firms.Construction of a single-story office building of 10,000 square feet is expected to start within a month on ...

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Lien law seeks to boost protection for homeowners, buyers (access required)

A new Idaho law aims to give owners of new and remodeled homes more protection from undisclosed liens.Subcontractors who go unpaid from a general contractor often file a lien against the homeowner for the value of work or supplies. Homeowners ...

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Nearly 40-acre retirement center planned on Franklin (access required)

A retirement center with a mix of commercial and residential uses is planned for a nearly 40-acre site in Boise on the south side of Franklin Road between Allumbaugh and Cassia streets, east of Bishop Kelly High School.According to plans ...

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