City of Boise

Mayor David Bieter

Welcome to the City of Trees. Boise has an independence and creative spirit not found in many cities. Come discover what makes Boise such a wonderful place to live.
– Mayor David Bieter

State of the City


On Wednesday, September 12, Mayor David Bieter presented his State of the City Address at the Morrison Center. In his address, the Mayor outlined major housing, transportation and environmental initiatives.  

Boise's Energy Future


The electricity that powers the City of Boise’s own facilities and operations will be 100% renewable by the year 2030. Work is also underway on Boise’s Energy Future, a project that will consider options to develop a larger community-wide goal.

An Evening with Moshe Safdie


Join us for an evening with Moshe Safdie, architect for the new Boise Library Campus, as he presents "Cultural Institutions as Community Catalysts". Tickes to the event are no longer available, but a live stream of the event will be available here

Friday, September 21 | 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

September 18 Meeting of Boise City Council Cancelled

Tomorrow’s scheduled 6 p.m. meeting of the Boise City Council and its 4 p.m. work session have been cancelled due to an unforeseen lack of a quorum. All items on the council’s agenda will be rescheduled for a later council meeting. All items requiring public notice, including public hearings, will be scheduled and re-noticed as soon as possible. Agendas for all City of Boise meetings requiring public notice, including city council meetings, can be found online through the link below. To secure a quorum, at least four of the council’s six members must participate in the meeting.

Downtown Road Closures

Commuters, bikers and pedestrians: due to projects slated for now through mid-October, several downtown Boise streets will be either partially or fully closed.