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

Boise Kind


Boise Kind is a community-wide initiative that highlights, protects and promotes the community’s core values and helps to ensure Boise remains kind and welcoming. Join us by taking the Boise Kind pledge and logging acts of kindness.

Library Celebration


The City of Boise will host Spring Celebration at the Main Library on April 20, joining cities and libraries across the country to celebrate the many ways libraries build strong communities and transform lives by providing critical resources, programs, and expertise. The celebration will feature food, music, storytelling and interactive activities.

50th Anniversary of the Boise River Greenbelt

Esther Simplot Park Grand Opening-11-11-2016-Otto Kitsinger-web_025.jpg

The Boise River Greenbelt is 50 years old this year! To celebrate, the Parks and Recreation Department and Boise City Department of Arts & History are planning a series of events and a community-driven storytelling campaign to honor this beloved pathway that connects our community. Learn more about how you can be involved.

Be 'In the Know'

Sign up for 'In the Know' our new weekly e-newsletter. 'In the Know' features the latest news and information about many of our services, upcoming events, important meetings and lots of other key opportunities to be involved. Sign up today!