For questions regarding the Neighborhood Investment Program, please contact us.
The Neighborhood Investment Program is a partnership between the City of Boise and City registered neighborhood associations.
The program funds comprehensive neighborhood plans and capital construction projects to help enrich the lives of our citizens, enhance the identity and quality of life in our neighborhoods and encourage a strong sense of community. The program also funds mini-grants to support neighborhood communication and community-building.
Eligible projects will contribute to strong and healthy neighborhoods through resident involvement and engagement in the identification, planning, and implementation processes. Funded projects will provide a public benefit to all members of the community.
The city’s registered Neighborhood Associations are eligible to apply for project funding. Individuals and community groups must work with their neighborhood association to apply. All projects must be located on public property.
All groups must attend an Neighborhood Investment Workshop and receive Project Manager approval prior to application submission.
Applications for FY21 projects were accepted Nov. 1, 2019 - Jan. 31, 2020. Project awards will be announced in July 2020.
|TOTAL − STRATEGICALLY ALIGNED FUNDING||$48,000|
|TOTAL − ALL FUNDS||$548,000|
|Neighborhood Association||Project Title||Amount Awarded|
|Barber Valley||Greenbelt Wayfinding Signage||$2,100|
|Borah/Liberty Park||Neighborhood Plan||$80,000|
|Central Rim||Harding St. Impovements||$40,740|
|Collister||Bus Benches on VRT Routes in Collister||$4,500|
|Energize||Depot Bench Public Art||$50,000|
|Energize||Crosswalk at 23rd/Bannock||$40,000|
|Liberty Park||Bike Repair Station & Drinking Fountain||$10,560|
|North End||Gateway Enhancement (phase 1)||$25,000|
|Southeast||Amity Rd. Pathway (phase 1)||$57,000|
|Southwest ACA||Molenaar Park Shelter & Path||$78,320|
|Sunset||Lowell Elementary Pavilion||$41,000|
|Veterans Park||Identity Kit & Sign Toppers (logo only)||$5,000|
|Vista||Bike Repair Stations (2)||$3,640|
|West End||Identity Kit (logo only)||$5,000|
|Winstead Park||Identity Kit & Sign Toppers (logo only)||$5,000|
|Winstead Park||Koelsch Elementary Walking Path||$44,500|
|TOTAL − NIP FUNDS||$500,000|
|Southeast||Big Fun Art Repair*||$10,000|
|Southeast||Sign Topper Replacement**||$1,000|
|Energize||Crosswalk at Boise Ave/Manitou***||$37,000|
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