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.

Boise's Energy Future


The Boise City Council will consider adopting a goal of 100% citywide renewable electricity by 2040 at a public hearing scheduled for Tuesday, April 2. The electricity goal, as well as goals around natural gas and geothermal energy are part of a project called Boise’s Energy Future, focused on setting measureable and achievable renewable energy and efficiency goals for the entire city. 

50th Anniversary of the Boise River Greenbelt

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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.

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