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Giving Tuesday

Giving Tuesday: December 3rd, 2019 What is Giving Tuesday? Giving Tuesday is a national campaign that occurs on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving where individuals, organizations, and businesses around the world come together to support and champion the worthy causes they believe in, in the communities they live in. This year, Giving Read more…

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The Power of the Parklet

Parklets empower cities to reclaim our streets as places for people – not just people in cars. Parklets are when car parking is converted to a use other than for cars. Parklets can be permanent or temporary, as in the case of our recent PARK(ing) Day event when several businesses Read more…

November Citizens Planning Academy

Where do I start? A step-by-step guide to taking action. Wednesday, November 6th at 6 PM. Free and open to the public. Attend Online: Join remotely from any internet-connected device by clicking this link:https://uidaho.zoom.us/j/110700170 Attend In Person: U of I Legacy Pointe Conference Room, Idaho Water Center, 322 E. Front Street, Read more…

Garden City porch party

Garden City Walking Tour

Thanks to everyone who joined us for our second annual Walking Tour and Porch Party. We are had a great time touring prior Grow Smart Award projects in Garden City. As is the tradition we started last year, we officially announced the 2019 Grow Smart Awards during the porch party. Read more…

2019 Grow Smart Awards Announced

We are pleased to announce the recipients of the 2019 Grow Smart Awards, to be honored at our annual awards celebration on Wednesday, November 13, at the Linen Building in downtown Boise. This year’s program highlights smart growth examples from a cross-section of five Idaho places. Smart growth strategies help Read more…