Engraved Bricks Being Placed Into The Grove Plaza!

August 22, 2016

News & Notes

The first of the engraved bricks are being placed into The Grove Plaza! McAlvain Construction and Boden Haus Landscape began installing the 16,000+ personalized bricks in the plaza last week, and installation will continue in phases as areas of the plaza become ready for paving. The plaza paving pattern includes specially designated sections for personalized […]

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CCDC Team Tours New Downtown Building!

August 16, 2016

News & Notes

Recently, CCDC staff had the opportunity to tour the new Clearwater Analytics Building; the Boise Centre’s Expansion building (Boise Centre East); and and Valley Regional Transit’s new Main Street Station (located underground). These are all under construction as part of the City Center project  located adjacent to The Grove Plaza. The new buildings, totaling over […]

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Grove Plaza June 6th Detour Change

June 3, 2016

News & Notes

  The detour through The Grove Plaza will change Monday morning, June 6th. You can view the map below or visit www.thegroveplaza.com for more information on the renovation. This renovation is focused on preserving the qualities everyone loves about The Grove Plaza while also enhancing the user experience, nurturing positive community spirit, and implementing environmentally […]

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Learn to Code at Trailhead

June 1, 2016

News & Notes

The Immersive Full Stack Bootcamp is a fast-paced, 12 week course taught by BoiseCodeWorks. It is designed to transform beginners into junior-level web developers through a combination of intense, project-based learning, professional development, and career aid. Learn front-end and back-end web development, including JavaScript, HTML/CSS, Angular, APIs, C#, .NET and more. Successful graduates of the Immersive Bootcamp will […]

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The Grove Plaza Renovation Officially Begins

May 19, 2016

News & Notes

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE GROVE PLAZA RENOVATION OFFICIALLY BEGINS Pedestrian traffic and local business access to remain open during staggered spoke and plaza closures On Wednesday, May 18, 2016, renovation of The Grove Plaza will officially begin, starting with the placement of safety fencing and general site preparation.  This sets in motion the construction process after […]

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CCDC Team Visits JUMP!

May 13, 2016

News & Notes

The CCDC Team recently had the opportunity to tour JUMP, guided by Executive Director Maggie Soderberg and Community Engagement Director Kathy O ’Neill. Beginning with a short presentation, our team learned about the different studios that foster the opportunity to attain JUMPs vision: “To Create an Environment for Inspiring Human Potential”. O’Neill and Soderberg then took […]

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CCDC’s Executive Director in the Idaho Business Review!

May 5, 2016

News & Notes

 As Executive Director at Capital City Development Corp., my work has significant influence on the growth and development of downtown Boise, the center for commerce and government in Idaho’s largest city. This position of influence means the agency is constantly collaborating and creating with other planning agencies, and always seeking the perfect blend, or mix, […]

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Parking Garage Naming Policy

April 15, 2016

News & Notes

The CCDC Board of Commissioners will hold a public hearing on Monday, May 9, 2016 regarding the establishment of a new naming policy for CCDC garages. The meeting will be held at noon in the CCDC Board Room, located at 121 N. 9th St., Suite 501, in downtown Boise. The impetus for the revised policy […]

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Idaho Business Review Article on Urban Renewal

April 12, 2016

Press

Recently, Idaho Business Review author Benton Smith wrote a story about ways urban renewal can help finance mixed-use projects in Idaho. The article features several examples around the state including some of CCDC’s Boise projects. Mixed-use projects can be challenging to finance, and the story explains how urban renewal agencies can help make good, urban projects feasible. […]

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