Planning and Zoning

Boise's Development Review Process

Boards and Commission Meetings

Public Health Emergency Order
The City of Boise issued a Public Health Emergency Order on March 19, 2020 suspending most Boise City board and commission meetings. Learn more

Virtual Meetings
While most board and commission meetings have been suspended due to the city’s Public Health Emergency Order, several commission and committee meetings are being held virtually. Learn more


The Planning and Development Services Planning Division ensures various projects align with city code for land use and zoning, design aesthetics and preservation, and long-term master plans for managing growth into the future.

Comprehensive Planning

Learn about the city's comprehensive plan.

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Current Planning

Ensuring new developments and land uses meet city standards.

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Design Review

Ensuring the general appearance of buildings and site improvements are consistent with the goals of the city. 

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Historic Preservation

Preserving Boise's past.

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Building Boise Newsletter

Sign up to learn more about the city's development review and permit process, including new services or requirements.

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