Patrons in the Bonneville School District are paying one of the highest levy rates in the state to support local population growth, according to an analysis by Idaho EdNews. Recently added to the local tax bill was an “emergency” levy, ...Read More »
St. Luke’s Health System will build a new hospital in McCall, nearly doubling the size of the existing hospital. Technically, the work is being described as a remodel and expansion of the existing 47,000-square-foot building, which was built in 1956. ...Read More »
Public and private entities have their sights set on having a downtown stadium ready for Boise Hawks baseball and professional soccer by 2020. The Boise City Council on Sept. 26 instructed city staff to assemble a financial and legal framework ...Read More »
LongHorn Steakhouse expects to open its first Pacific Northwest restaurant in early 2018 in the Franklin Town Plaza in Boise at Franklin Road and Milwaukee Street, at the Interstate 84 onramp. LongHorn started construction June 19 on the 5,593-square-foot structure ...Read More »
Record hotel room occupancy and room rates are driving the Greater Boise Auditorium District’s lodging room tax collections to a record high for the fifth year in a row, statistics show. GBAD expects to collect $6.95 million in room taxes ...
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The eastern Idaho city of Blackfoot is seeing its first housing subdivisions move forward since about 2003, city officials said. Three subdivisions with a combined 139 homes have been submitted, said Kurt Hibbert, Blackfoot’s planning and zoning administrator. “Two are ...Read More »
Jerry Goodwin is president and CEO of Guerdon Industries, the Boise-based modular building company that recently entered the modular hotel construction market. Goodwin, who studied plastics technology engineering at Western Washington University, spent 28 years in the aerospace industry before ...
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One constant in architecture is the need to deal with large amounts of data. However, in the past five years, advances in geographic information system (GIS) software have made the task of processing information much faster.“When building models, it would ...Read More »