Planning and Development Services

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Planning and Development Services (PDS) consists of four interconnected divisions that work to ensure a safe, livable and economically viable community. Through robust building compliance, current and long-term city planning and transportation planning, housing and community development, and collaborative administration and operations, PDS works with the community to make Boise the most livable city in the country.

Building

The Building Division is responsible for issuing building permits and overseeing development in the City of Boise.

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Planning

The Planning Division is responsible for overseeing the planning and zoning process for the City of Boise.

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Housing and Community Development

The Housing and Community Development Division supports livability from housing choice to neighborhood vitality.

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Operations and Administration

Managing department needs and maintaining records.

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What's New?

  • Boise City Code Update: The City of Boise recently made adjustments to City Code chapters and sections. Learn More
  • Building Ordinance Updates: The City of Boise is proposing to repeal and replace the Plumbing Code, Mechanical Code and Fuel Gas Code. Learn More
  • Commercial Fire Alarms Systems Acceptance Testing: Beginning on July 1, 2019, there will be new requirements. Learn More
  • Zoning Map: Search Boise's zoning map by address. Learn More

Events

Planning and Development Services

Planning and Zoning Commission

Boise City Hall Planning and Zoning Commission Read More

Harris Ranch & Barber Valley Bus Tour

Idaho Botanical Garden Harris Ranch & Barber Valley Bus Tour Read More

Planning and Zoning Commission

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Design Review Committee

Boise City Hall Design Review Committee Read More

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