Public Works

The Department of Public Works is responsible for managing and maintaining all services related to our resources. From compost to water renewal, and waste management to renewable energy, everything done is for the betterment of our community.

Trash & Recycling

Learn more about Curb It, our trash, recycling, compost, household hazardous waste and other waste disposal program.

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Street Lights

View the street light map, view requirements and report outages.

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Flood Response

In Boise, there is a specific response management in place, depending on where the flooding is occurring.

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Utility Billing Services

Pay your utility bill and make adjustments to your account.

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Children play in small stream of water in front of a building
Boise WaterShed

Boise WaterShed

Located at the West Boise Water Renewal Facility, the Boise WaterShed introduces you to water protection and conservation through hands-on exhibits and the largest concentration of public art in the state of Idaho!

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Public Works
For the health and safety of our residents and staff, the City of Boise has canceled all city-sponsored public programming and public outreach until further notice. This includes:
  • Parks and Recreation activities, classes, events and leagues
  • All Library and Arts & History programs and events

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

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