Boise

Supreme Court Declines to Consider Homeless Camping Ban Case

The high court is leaving in place an appellate court ruling that found it was unconstitutional to prosecute homeless people for sleeping in public outdoors when no shelter was available.

Federal Dam Managers Choose Not to Flood Boise

Also in our State and Local Daily Digest: Connecticut state government readies for layoffs; N.Y.C. eyes nation’s highest cigarette taxes; and lack of transparency in Jefferson City.

Case Study: Ada County, Idaho, Highway District Automates Citizen Service Requests

“We turned our electronic records management system into a business process automation system," according to the district’s information records administrator.

Boise’s Sound Approach to Engaging Its Local Skateboarders

Instead of viewing them as a nuisance, local leaders have been expanding recreational infrastructure and planning efforts.