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McCall will rebuild four downtown streets

On this stretch of a downtown McCall street the sidewalk ends, a chunk of pavement is missing and the street has different layers of pavement. Photo by Teya Vitu.

Every spring, the freeze and thaw cycle in McCall cracks the downtown streets, sending city crews rushing to patch up the pavements. The cycle repeats year after year on a base pavement that likely dates back 50 or more years, ...

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Nampa merchants consider wide sidewalks (access required)

nampa sidewalk web

The city of Nampa is debating what modern layout works best on historic downtown streets laid down before the age of sidewalks and street parking. The city is exploring the issue in revisions to its 2009 Downtown Streetscape Standards. The ...

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