Posted on: June 27, 2017

Mayor Henry announces creation of Healthy Impact Nampa Coalition

Healthy Impact Nampa logo

Mayor Bob Henry announced today the creation of a “think tank” coalition to pull stakeholders from the community together to help address some of the critical issues that Nampa faces today. The coalition held its first meeting earlier ...

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Posted on: June 16, 2017

City of Nampa starts Indian Creek Pathway repair; work slated to be completed by Sept. 16

Indian Creek Pathway Repair

Starting Monday, June 19, a portion of Indian Creek Pathway will be renovated and under construction. Work is scheduled to take place throughout the summer with an estimated completion date of Sept. 16. While the pathway is under construction it will be c...

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Indian Creek Pathway Repair Photo
Posted on: June 16, 2017

Nampa will complete reconstruction of Idaho Center Boulevard ahead of schedule

Idaho Center Boulevard June 6

The city of Nampa will reopen newly reconstructed Idaho Center Boulevard on Friday, June 23. The city rehabilitated Idaho Center Boulevard between Birch Lane and Cherry Lane – resulting in a much smoother ride for motorists between the entrance ...

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Posted on: June 13, 2017

Mayor Henry accepts resignation from Gibbons after she learns she is not a city resident

Mayor Bob Henry

Mayor Bob Henry announced today that Kelly Gibbons will no longer be serving on the Nampa City Council, effective immediately.

“It was brought to my attention today that Gibbons does not live in the city limits of Nampa and therefore is not a qua...

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Posted on: June 12, 2017

Advisory group meets June 14 to provide opinion on preferred improvements to wastewater system

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Members of the Nampa Wastewater Advisory Group will meet for the third time on Wednesday, June 14, to provide their input on preferred long-term improvements to Nampa’s wastewater system. The meeting will run from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Nampa Civic Center, 31...

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Posted on: June 12, 2017

Nampa Library Board will launch search for new director; Mayor Henry will fill Library Board vacancy

Nampa Library logo

Chris Cooper, who has been director of the Nampa Public Library for two years, resigned effective June 9 for family and personal reasons, the Nampa Library Board of Trustees announced Saturday.  

“Chris worked hard and was an active advo...

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Posted on: June 6, 2017

Food Trucks on Flag Day event planned for June 14

Food Trucks on Flag Day

Come celebrate Flag Day at the Nampa Recreation Center with food trucks and family fun! This event will include family-friendly carnival-style games and activities, raffle baskets, entertainment, vendor booths and, of course, fabulous food trucks.

All proc...

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Posted on: June 2, 2017

11th Avenue North / Industrial Road reconstruction project begins, road closed

Map of 11th Ave Industrial Road construction area

Industrial Road will be closed to through traffic beginning Monday, June 5, marking the beginning of a $2.5 million project that will improve the roadway for residents, motorists, cyclists and pedestrians. Roadways in the project area will be closed to th...

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Posted on: June 2, 2017

Nampa chip sealing set to begin Sunday, June 4

Map showing locations for chip sealing in Nampa

Weather permitting, the city of Nampa Street Division will begin to chip seal streets on Sunday, June 4.  Drivers will want to reduce speeds during the chip sealing process and avoid parking on affected streets when they receive notice of chip se...

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Posted on: May 31, 2017

City of Nampa invites community participation in transportation plan update

Master Transportation Announcement

The city of Nampa invites members of the community to give their opinions about local transportation needs at an afternoon workshop on Thursday, June 8. The workshop will run from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Nampa Civic Center, 311 3rd St. S., Nampa.

The workshop i...

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Please RSVP
Posted on: May 31, 2017

ITD press release - Weekend paving on I-84 in Canyon County begins at 7 p.m. Friday; expect delays a

June closures crossovers for I84

The Idaho Transportation Department is encouraging motorists to avoid Interstate 84 this weekend during paving between Nampa and Caldwell. Interstate 84 will be reduced to one lane in both directions from 7 p.m. Friday (June 2) to 5 a.m. Monday (June 5).&...

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Posted on: May 30, 2017

Pedestrian improvements near Nampa High School set to begin construction June 5

Nampa High Construction Traffic Control Plan

A $1.38 million construction project, that will improve pedestrian safety, add two flashing beacons, and rebuild the road and sidewalks on Lake Lowell Avenue in front of Nampa High School, is scheduled to begin Monday, June 5.

During construction, Lake Low...

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Posted on: May 24, 2017

Happy Valley and Locust Lane intersection will close as City builds irrigation pipeline project

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The intersection of Happy Valley and Locust Lane will close Tuesday, May 30, for approximately two weeks. The intersection closure is part of the Locust Lane and Happy Valley Road irrigation pipeline project which started mid-May. Happy Valley and Locust ...

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Map of project area
Posted on: May 22, 2017

Memorial Day Ceremony begins at 10 a.m. at Kohlerlawn Cemetery

Memorial Day flyer

The city of Nampa will hold a Memorial Day Ceremony to honor the men and women who were in the service for our country and many who have made the supreme sacrifice of giving their lives so that we might live in freedom.The one-hour ceremony begins at 10 a...

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Memorial Day Flyer
Posted on: May 17, 2017

51st annual Parade America begins at 11 a.m., features more than 100 entries

Exchange Club Parade America

More than 100 entries will be featured in Saturday’s Parade America, and is one of the oldest parades in the area. The 51st annual patriotic parade draws thousands of spectators and includes floats, horses, marching bands, antique cars, and much...

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Posted on: May 17, 2017

Nampa Celebrates National Public Works Week

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The American Public Works Association has designated May 21 to 27 as National Public Works Week. The city of Nampa will join the celebration with an interactive fair for Centennial Elementary fourth grade students on Thursday, May 25.

Fair displays include...

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Posted on: May 12, 2017

Nampa Bike & Walk Week activities planned

Bike and Walk Week Poster

Nampans are invited to celebrate national Bike & Walk Week activities with members of the Bike Walk Nampa group to promote a bicycle and pedestrian friendly community.

Several activities are planned for the week, starting Tuesday with an education work...

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Posted on: May 12, 2017

Traffic detoured as city of Nampa builds irrigation pipeline project

Nampa Irrigation Pipeline Project - Locust Lane

The city of Nampa is constructing a new pressure irrigation pipeline along Locust Lane and Happy Valley Road. Both roads will be closed so motorists should plan to use alternate routes for about two months. Local residents will continue to have access to ...

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Map of project area
Posted on: May 10, 2017

Parade America event set for May 20; applications due May 15

Exchange Club Parade America

Applications are being sought for the “My Country ‘Tis of Thee” themed Exchange Club Parade America slated for Saturday, May 20, in Nampa.

The 51st annual patriotic parade draws thousands of spectators and includes floats, hor...

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Submit your entry form for Parade America 2017
Posted on: May 9, 2017

Best Western Plus hotel next to Civic Center open; grand opening set for 4:30 p.m. Wednesday

Peppertree Nampa Civic Center Inn hotel

The Peppertree Nampa Civic Center Inn, located next to the Civic Center, will hold its grand opening event 4:30 to 6 p.m. Wednesday at 205 3rd St. S., Nampa.“It’s very satisfying to see a project, that was conceived 17 years ago, be co...

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Posted on: May 5, 2017

Seven local students earn $2,000 scholarships from annual Mayor’s Golf Tournament

Scholarship winners with Golf Commission

The Nampa Golf Commission awarded $14,000 in scholarships to seven college-bound students thanks to several local sponsors, 31 participating and 33 hole sponsors for the annual Mayor’s Golf Tournament. The event raises money for Summer Youth Gol...

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Posted on: May 3, 2017

City of Nampa soliciting applications for Program Year 2017 Community Development Block Grant fund

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The city of Nampa is soliciting applications for the 2017 Program Year of Community Development Block Grant Funds. The city is sponsoring a Community Development Block Grant Application Workshop from 9 to 11 a.m. on May 9, at the Nampa City Council Chambe...Read more...

Application Guidelines
Posted on: May 3, 2017

Nampa extends closure at Idaho Center Boulevard/Cherry Lane intersection to avoid second closure

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The city of Nampa is extending the closure of the Idaho Center Boulevard and Cherry Lane intersection to avoid closing the intersection for a second time later into the project. The intersection was originally closed this week for four days, but the contr...

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Posted on: April 28, 2017

Idaho Center Boulevard road project update; intersection will be temporarily closed

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The city of Nampa will close the intersection of Idaho Center Boulevard and Cherry Lane beginning Tuesday, May 2. Motorists will be detoured to Ustick Road to the north of the intersection or Birch Lane to the south of the intersection. The closure will l...

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City's Project Webpage
Posted on: April 28, 2017

New traffic signal at Garrity Boulevard & 39th Street wraps up with timing adjustments to follow

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The installation of a new traffic signal at the Garrity Boulevard and 39th Street intersection has been completed and the signals will begin functioning Monday, May 1, according to Assistant City Engineer Jeff Barnes. The timing of the lights will be adju...

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Posted on: April 13, 2017

2017 Residential Landlord Training: Keeping illegal activity out of rental property

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The city of Nampa, with additional funding support from the cities of Boise, Meridian and Caldwell, are looking for local landlords and property managers to attend the biennial Residential Landlord Training event, presented by John Campbell, of Campbell D...

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Posted on: April 12, 2017

City seeks input on Five-Year Consolidated Plan

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The city of Nampa is in the process of updating its Five-year Consolidated Plan for Housing and Community Development needs. This is a requirement of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development for the city to receive block grant funds. In the pa...

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Posted on: April 10, 2017

Advisory group convenes Wednesday to discuss potential upgrades to Nampa’s wastewater system

Wastewater treatment plant

The Nampa Wastewater Advisory Group will meet for the second time on Wednesday (April 12) to evaluate long-term upgrades to Nampa’s wastewater system. The meeting will run from 4 to 6 p.m. in Central Banquet Room at the Nampa Civic Center (311 3...

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Additional Info about wastewater upgrade...
Posted on: April 7, 2017

City will close section of Idaho Center Boulevard April 13 for roadway project

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The city of Nampa will close Idaho Center Boulevard between Birch Lane and Cherry Lane on Thursday, April 13, to reconstruct a section of the roadway. The much-needed rehabilitation project will result in a smoother ride for motorists between the entrance...

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Posted on: April 7, 2017

Cottonwood trees with hazardous roots will be removed along Wilson Drain pathway in Middle Creek

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The city of Nampa, in cooperation with the Middle Creek Homeowner’s Association, will begin to remove some cottonwood trees that are damaging the greenbelt pathway that runs parallel to Wilson Drain.

The trees are located on Middle Creek&rsqu...

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Posted on: April 4, 2017

Mayor will negotiate contract with Spectra for Civic Center management

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The Nampa City Council approved Mayor Bob Henry’s request to begin negotiations with Spectra to take over management of the Civic Center.

The Council approved Henry’s proposal in a 5 to 1 vote after an executive session Monday night. Sp...

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Posted on: March 28, 2017

City of Nampa offers right-of-way-trees for sale

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The city of Nampa has trees available for purchase for planting in the city’s right-of-ways. Trees must be planted in the right-of-way or within 15 feet of the road if there is no improved right-of-way. Cost is $80 and includes a personal consultation wit...

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Posted on: March 27, 2017

Irrigation districts announce water release dates; irrigation water won’t be ready until mid-April

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The city of Nampa will begin its irrigation season by filling the pressurized system on April 3. Full pressure is not to be expected until mid-April.

Nampa Meridian Irrigation District and Boise-Kuna District plan to release water into the canal systems on...

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Posted on: March 27, 2017

Nampa Entrepreneurs Organization will host Network & Learn event on Business Taxes & Incentives

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The Nampa Entrepreneurs Organized (NEO) group will be hosting a Network & Learn event on April 26, 2017 from 5:30-7:30 pm at the SBDC Accelerator located at 5465 E. Terra Linda Way in Nampa. The event will focus on Business Taxes and Incentives and is...

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Posted on: March 1, 2017

City seeks applications for Arts & Historic Preservation Commission. Deadline to apply is March 10.

Nampa Train Depot

The city of Nampa seeks volunteers with knowledge about architecture, history, architectural history, urban planning, archaeology, engineering, law, or other historic preservation related disciplines who are interested in serving on the city of Nampa Arts...

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Posted on: February 27, 2017

Mayor Henry seeks applications for Nampa’s urban renewal agency. Deadline to apply is noon Friday.

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Mayor Bob Henry is seeking applications from residents interested in serving on Nampa’s urban renewal agency, the Nampa Development Corp. The deadline to apply is noon Friday.

As part of the legislation to tighten urban renewal laws, the Idaho Legislature ...

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Posted on: February 24, 2017

City of Nampa updates web page, logo; new mobile app will be launched later this spring

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Nampa residents will find a new and easier-to-use website when they visit the city’s website next time. The city also modernized the Nampa logo, giving it fresh, brighter colors.The website facelift is part of the city’s goal to improv...

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View the new website
Posted on: February 24, 2017

Sunnyridge between Locust Lane and Greenhurst Road will be closed for irrigation upgrade

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The city of Nampa will close Sunnyridge Road Friday morning between Locust Lane and Greenhurst Road for the installation of a pressure reducing valve and pressure irrigation line along Sunnyridge Road.

Thru traffic will be detoured to South Powerline Road ...

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Posted on: February 15, 2017

Answers to frequently asked questions concerning the threat of flooding in Nampa

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With warming temperatures and rain expected, we thought we would put together some answers to frequently asked questions concerning the threat of flooding in Nampa. 

SHOULD I BE CONCERNED ABOUT FLOODING IN NAMPA? 

For the most part, no. Ma...

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Posted on: January 31, 2017

Mayor’s State of the City address set for March 13, new format and ‘Taste & Talk of Nampa’ planned

Mayor Bob Henry

Mayor Bob Henry is changing up the annual State of the City address. It will be held at 4 p.m., Monday, March 13, at the Nampa Civic Center Theater. A ticketed “Taste & Talk of Nampa” reception, featuring an array of hearty appetiz...

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Posted on: January 25, 2017

City already addressing emerging potholes; public invited to report them as well

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With still two months of winter left, a Nampa Street Division crew is already out repairing emerging potholes. Drivers are asked to please be aware of the possibility of potholes because of the severe weather we have experienced in the past months.Pothole...

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Posted on: January 20, 2017

Canyon County will provide sandbags today, Saturday and Sunday at two locations

Caldwell, ID – Canyon County is providing sandbags for Canyon County residents starting today and running through the weekend.  There will be a limit of 10 bags per household and they are to be used for property protection from nuisance...

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Posted on: January 17, 2017

City begins recruiting community members to evaluate long-term sewer upgrades

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The city of Nampa is recruiting citizens to serve on an advisory group that will evaluate options to upgrade the City’s wastewater system, meet regulatory requirements and prepare for the future.  The group is expected to meet for the first time ...

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Posted on: January 17, 2017

City reminder: Please clear sidewalks of snow for pedestrians

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Thank you to everyone who has taken time to clear off your sidewalk. Many of you have done a super job keeping your walks cleared during this herculean series of storms.“As per city of Nampa code, it is the responsibility of residents, business owners and...

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Posted on: January 10, 2017

City of Nampa has declared an emergency

Nampa Mayor Bob Henry signed an emergency declaration Tuesday morning in response to the record amount of snow and risk of flooding. The declaration goes into effect immediately and will remain until Jan. 19, 2017, unless modified by Nampa City Council.

Ma...

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Posted on: January 10, 2017

Free parking in downtown Nampa while crews clear parking lots and streets

Nampa Urban Renewal Agency is helping out the City with snow plowing efforts.  The public parking garage will be free on Wednesday, Jan. 11. This will allow cars to be off the streets and out of the leased parking lots while the city clears snow ...

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Posted on: January 6, 2017

City of Nampa begins to plow residential areas and prepares for potential flooding

The city of Nampa has plowed arterials, collectors and secondary roadways and is now focused on residential streets. Crews will continue to address subdivisions and residential areas Saturday unless another snow event occurs.

While addressing Wednesday&...

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Posted on: December 28, 2016

Mayor Henry will recommend Phil Roberts as next Nampa fire chief at Tuesday night’s City Council

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Nampa Mayor Bob Henry said today that he will recommend Fire Marshal Phil Roberts as the next fire chief at Tuesday night’s City Council meeting.

Roberts, who was hired as the fire marshal in June 2015, came from Murray, Utah, also serves as the depar...Read on...

Posted on: December 21, 2016

City plans two open houses; Council sets Jan. 17 public hearing on proposed 2017 water rate hike

The city of Nampa will hold two open houses during the first week of January to answer questions concerning a proposed domestic water rate hike that that will be the subject of a public hearing during the Jan. 17 City Council meeting.

The open houses w...Read on...

Posted on: December 8, 2016

Mayor Henry will recommend Kelly Gibbons for Nampa City Council

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Nampa Mayor Bob Henry will recommend Kelly Gibbons for the
soon-to-be vacant spot on City Council. The Nampa City Council will be asked toapprove the
appointment at the Dec. 19 meeting. <_o3a_p>

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Gibbons was selected after Henry conducted interviews with...

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Posted on: December 7, 2016

City invests in snow equipment

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The city has invested more than $900,000 in four new snow plows/sanders during the past three years to address snow conditions on city roadways, but that’s not enough equipment to handle the worst of worst days, city officials announced Wednesda...

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Posted on: December 6, 2016

Milne MicroDried will expand operations in Nampa

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Milne
MicroDried, a Grandview, Wash., based family-owned business is expanding itsNampa production facility. 
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MicroDried first opened operations in Nampa in 2011 and today is an industryleader in dried fruits and vegetables.
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Posted on: December 2, 2016

City of Nampa announces Dec. 7 open house to review safety projects

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The city of Nampa will host an open house between 5 and 7
p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 7, at Nampa High School’s cafeteria to present informationabout several transportation safety projects either underway or pending. <_o3a_p>

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The open house will give...

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Posted on: December 1, 2016

Mayor Henry announces finalists for City Council appointment

Nampa Mayor Bob Henry named six finalists he plans to
interview as part of the process to select a new City Council member.<_o3a_p>

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Henry said it was very difficult to choose six finalists because many of the 26 applicants offered impressive credentials....

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Posted on: November 28, 2016

Mayor Henry receives 26 applications for City Council

Nampa Mayor Bob Henry said 26 Nampa residents submitted
applications for the soon-to-be vacant City Council seat once Pam White issworn in as a Canyon County commissioner in January. <_o3a_p>

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Henry said he is impressed with the quality and diversity of ...

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

Downtown Nampa Christmas Tree Lighting Saturday, Nov. 26

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The annual Downtown Nampa Christmas Tree Lighting
festivities will begin at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 26, at the intersection of1st Street and 12th Avenue. The lighting will occur at 6 p.m. <_o3a_p>

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Music, provided by DreamWeaver Musical Theatre, will be...

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

Mayor Henry accepts resignation

Mayor Bob Henry announced today that he has accepted the
resignation of Karl Malott. The resignation is effective Dec. 23. Malottstarted his career with the Nampa Fire Department in December 1992. He was
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Posted on: November 18, 2016

Downtown Nampa Christmas Tree Lighting Saturday, Nov. 26

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A 45-foot blue spruce Christmas tree for Downtown Nampa
arrived at Horse Mural Park today and will be decorated Thursday and Friday inpreparation for the Downtown Nampa Christmas Tree Lighting slated for 5:30 p.m.
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Posted on: November 14, 2016

The city of Nampa seeks public comment on proposed utility reimbursement policy

The city of Nampa is seeking public comment on its proposed
Utility Reimbursement Policy. An open house is scheduled for Wednesday,
Nov.30, from 5-7 p.m. at the Nampa Civic Center, 311 3rd St.,
Nampa
. Refreshments will be served. City and policy staff wil...

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Posted on: November 9, 2016

Mayor Henry seeks applications for vacant City Council seat

Nampa Mayor Bob Henry is accepting applications for the vacant seat on the Nampa City Council now that Pam White has been elected to the Canyon County Board of Commissioners.

“I want to congratulate Pam White on her election,” Henry sa...Read on...

Posted on: November 2, 2016

6th Street North reconstruction project finishes ahead of schedule

The city of Nampa will reopen 6th Street North the
afternoon of Friday, Nov. 4, ahead of the anticipated completion schedule oflate November/early December. <_o3a_p>

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Roadway paving is complete and the contractor is finalizing “finish work&...

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Posted on: October 27, 2016

Stoddard Pathway and parking area closed beginning Oct. 31 at the E. Greenhurst Road intersection

Construction for a new flashing beacon crosswalk and parking
lot at the intersection of the Stoddard Pathway and East Greenhurst Road willbegin Monday, Oct. 31. The project will increase safety and improve pedestrian
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Posted on: October 13, 2016

Mayor Henry appoints committee to explore options to buy land at least one of the city’s golf course

Nampa Mayor Bob Henry announced today he’s creating a committee to explore the possibility of buying one or more of the city’s golf courses that sit on leased land owned by the Department of Health & Welfare. “The City C...Read on...
Posted on: September 26, 2016

6th Street North Project Construction Update: Phase 3 nearing completion

The city of Nampa will finish paving Phase 3 of the 6thStreet North Project and have the roadway partially reopened between 1stAvenue North and 7th Avenue North by Tuesday, Oct. 4.  <_o3a_p>

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The contractor will pave the roadway from the railro...

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Posted on: September 26, 2016

Nampa city water will shut irrigation off Oct. 7

The City of Nampa will shut down
its irrigation system Friday, Oct 7.  <_o3a_p>

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The majority of Nampa’s irrigation water comes from the canals operated by Nampa-Meridian Irrigation, Pioneer Irrigation District and Boise-Kuna Irrigation...

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Posted on: September 23, 2016

11th Avenue North / Industrial Road Reconstruction Project Begins Design Phase

The city of Nampa is working with Paragon Consulting to
design a roadway reconstruction project for 11
th
Avenue NorthExtension (from Garrity Boulevard to north of Comstock Avenue), Industrial Road
(from Franklin Boulevard to 11
th Avenue North Extension) ...

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Posted on: September 20, 2016

City of Nampa seeks Christmas tree for Downtown

The City of Nampa Parks and Forestry Department is looking for residents who are willing to donate a 25-to 30-foot tall evergreen, pine or spruce tree for the Downtown Christmas tree. Spruce trees are the preferred species because they are fuller trees. A...

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Posted on: September 16, 2016

Nampa will conduct financial review of WVHS books

The city of Nampa will notify the West Valley Humane Society of its intent to review and/or conduct an audit of the financial records of the shelter, Nampa Bob Henry announced today. Additionally, Henry said, he plans to appoint one of the city’...

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Posted on: September 9, 2016

32nd Annual Harvest Classic Fun Run

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Join the Nampa Parks and Recreation Department for the 32nd Annual Harvest Classic Fun Run on Saturday, Sept. 17. This long-standing Nampa tradition brings together competitive and recreation racers alike for an 8K run, 2 mile run, 2 mile walk and 1 mile ...

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Posted on: September 7, 2016

Community volunteers needed to Rake-Up Nampa; deadline Nov. 2

Fall
is a beautiful time of year, but falling leaves often pose a problem for seniorand disabled residents who are unable to rake fallen leaves on their property. 
The city of Nampa is seeking applications from both Nampa residents who need help...

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Posted on: August 19, 2016

Lions Park Playground Ribbon Cutting Aug. 25 at 4:30 p.m

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The Nampa Parks & Recreation Department is excited to announce
the opening of a new playground at Lions Park in Nampa. 
The playground will be opened to the public for the first time at the ribbon cutting scheduled for Thursday, Aug. 25, at 4...

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Posted on: August 17, 2016

6th Street North Project Construction Update – Phase 1 nearing completion

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The city of Nampa will finish construction of Phase 1 of the 6th Street North Project and have the roadway fully reopened between 11th Avenue North and 16th Avenue North by Monday, Aug. 29.

The contractor will pave the roadway between 11th Avenue Nor...Read on...

Posted on: August 10, 2016

Construction underway at Midland/Roosevelt; wraps up in October

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Construction for a signalized intersection at the Midland Boulevard and Roosevelt intersection started this week. The project will increase traffic safety, reduce bottlenecks, and improve pedestrian access at the congested intersection.

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Posted on: August 3, 2016

Nampa Festival of the Arts marks 30 years when it opens Aug. 13

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Join the Nampa Parks and Recreation Department for the 30th Annual Nampa Festival of the Arts Aug. 13 and 14. at beautiful Lakeview Park. This year’s festival features unique handmade items with more than 190 artisans. Items include candles, jewelry, sc...Read on...

For more information ...
Posted on: August 2, 2016

Community Resource and Health Fair scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 6, at Lakeview Park

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Nampa organizations are partnering to provide a community resource and health fair at Lakeview Park on Saturday, Aug. 6, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Health professionals from Saint Alphonsus, St. Luke’s, Saltzer Medical Group, Terry Reilly and Eyecare Associat...Read on...

Community Health Fair Flyer
Posted on: July 29, 2016

Nampa Dog Park Pond Ribbon Cutting August 4 at 6 p.m.

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The Nampa Parks and Recreation Department is announcing the opening of a newly constructed swimming pond at the Nampa Dog Park. The pond will be opened to the public for the first time at the ribbon cutting scheduled for Thursday, August 4 at 6 p.m. Dogs...Read on...

Posted on: July 22, 2016

Nampa Parks & Recreations receives grant from the Baseball Tomorrow Fund

Nampa Parks and Recreation announced today that it was recently awarded a grant in the amount of $40,000 from the Baseball Tomorrow Fund (BTF). The grant will support the construction of four youth baseball/softball fields at Midway Park.

The city of...Read on...

Posted on: July 19, 2016

Midway Park groundbreaking set for 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 26

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The Nampa Parks & Recreation Department and city of Nampa officials will break ground for the new Midway Park at 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 26, near the corner of Midway Road and Smith Avenue. Parking will be available south of the intersection.

The 5...Read on...

Posted on: July 15, 2016

The city of Nampa announces three staff appointments

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Leslea Basterrechea has been named superintendent of the Environmental Compliance Division, which includes eight full-time employees. The Nampa division handles compliance for three stormwater and one wastewater EPA permits, regulates and monitors what co...Read on...

Posted on: July 12, 2016

Temporary night closures July 18-19 on 11th Avenue North

The city of Nampa will close 11th Avenue North between 5th Street North and Franklin Boulevard on Monday, July 18, and Tuesday, July 19, from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. to install new waterline and traffic signal conduit. Traffic will be detoured to 10th Avenue N...Read on...

6th Street North Project Webpage
Posted on: June 30, 2016

Edwards Pathway Ribbon Cutting July 6 at 6 p.m.

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The Nampa Parks & Recreation Department is excited to open a new pathway in Nampa Wednesday, July 6 at 6 p.m.

The new Edwards Pathway stretches between Midland Avenue and Middleton Road. Edwards Pathway will serve southwest Nampa, which is a fast ...Read on...

Edwards Pathway Flyer
Posted on: June 29, 2016

Nampa Police to start Repeat Offender Program (ROP)

The Nampa Police Department announced today it has a created a new specialty team to go after repeat offenders linked to the majority of the crimes committed in the area. The Repeat Offender Program (ROP) launches July 10 with one primary goal: Identify h...Read on...