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Posted on: August 3, 2021

City of Nampa will not mandate COVID-19 vaccine for employees

The Nampa City Council voted August 2, 2021 to approve a resolution declaring the city’s intent to not mandate the COVID vaccine for employees. All council members voted in favor of the resolution, except Councilwoman Mutchie who was not present...

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Posted on: July 14, 2021

City of Nampa Appoints Cliff Long as Senior Director of Development Services

Cliff Long

The Nampa City Council unanimously approved the appointment of Cliff Long as the new Senior Director of Development Services on July 12, 2021.

“I look forward to adding Cliff to the City of Nampa team of leaders as we continue to improve our ser...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: July 12, 2021

Nampa Public Library awarded over $200k grant to fund first Nampa Bookmobile

Nampa Public Library

The Nampa Public Library is pleased to announce they have been awarded $208,800 to purchase Nampa’s first bookmobile, dedicated bookmobile collection, and technology.

The grant was awarded by the Idaho Commission for Libraries (ICfL) with funds from the Am...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: June 30, 2021

City of Nampa Establishes Cooling Locations

City of Nampa Cooling Stations

Due to the extremely hot temperatures we are experiencing in the Treasure Valley, the City of Nampa has established “cooling locations” where the community is welcome to visit to get out of the heat:

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Posted on: June 11, 2021

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

2021 Golf Scholarship Recipients, Golf Commission and Mayor Kling

The Nampa Golf Commission awarded $18,000 in scholarships to nine college-bound students thanks to several local sponsors, 33-hole sponsors and 32 teams participating in the annual Mayor’s Golf Tournament. The event raises money for summer youth golf prog...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: June 10, 2021

Community invited to educational rain garden ribbon cutting June 25

Nampa's Educational Rain Garden Sketch

The City of Nampa invites the community to a ribbon cutting event at 10:00 a.m. on Fri., June 25 at Lakeview Park to celebrate the new Educational Rain Garden located near 12th Ave. N. off Garrity Blvd. 

The garden will be the first of its kind wi...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: June 9, 2021

Applicants sought for Nampa Development board position

board position opening

The City of Nampa is accepting applications for a board position on the Nampa Development Corporation (NDC).

The five-year term for this position begins October 1, 2021 through September 30, 2026 and applicants must be a resident of Canyon County (prefera...

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Posted on: June 8, 2021

Temporary Closures of Midland and Roosevelt Starting at 3pm Today

Midland and Roosevelt Intersection Closure June 8 2021

The intersection of Midland and Roosevelt will be closed beginning at 3 p.m. today to re-align the signal pole which was struck and bent this morning, Tuesday, June 8. 

The crews will work as quickly as possible to return the intersection to worki...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: June 1, 2021

June is Elder Abuse Awareness Month

Elder Abuse Awareness Week Flyer_2021

The Nampa Family Justice Center (NFJC) invites the community to join them the month of June for Elder Abuse Awareness Month, as well as World Elder Abuse Awareness Day on June 15, 2021, and to learn about the signs and impact of elder abuse in our culture...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: May 20, 2021

Statement from Mayor Kling Regarding Smart Growth in Nampa

Headshot of Nampa Mayor Debbie Kling (taken 2020)

The City of Nampa is seeking to wisely respond rather than react to House Bill 389 to protect the fragile balance between housing, jobs, our economy and the impact to taxpayers.

Due to the impact of House Bill 389 and the significant growth our community i...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: May 18, 2021

Community invited to Memorial Day Celebration May 31 at Kohlerlawn Cemetery

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The City of Nampa will hold a Memorial Day ceremony Mon., May 31 at 10 a.m. at Veteran’s Loop in Kohlerlawn Cemetery (76 6th St. N.) to honor the men and women who served in our country’s military as well as those who gave their lives ...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: May 17, 2021

City of Nampa to begin chip sealing June 1, 2021

2021 City of Nampa Chip Seal Brochure PAGE 2_Page_2

The City of Nampa’s Street Division will begin chip sealing streets Tues., June 1, 2021 and is estimated to be completed by the end of August, weather permitting.

Chip sealing is a common, cost-effective, pavement maintenance practice that extend...

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Posted on: May 4, 2021

Nampa Police Dept celebrate 130 years, seek artifacts and information for history project

Nampa Police badge (believed to be first style adopted by dept)

The Nampa Police Department is embarking on a project to capture historical information gathered from a variety of resources with the intent of publishing a book and potentially gather information and artifacts for future display at police headquarters an...

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Posted on: April 28, 2021

City of Nampa seeks two volunteers for Impact Fee Advisory Committee

City of Nampa Boards & Commissions

Nampa Mayor Debbie Kling is seeking applications to fill vacancies on the City of Nampa’s Impact Fee Advisory Committee. A total of two volunteer openings are available. One position shall be active in the business of development, building or re...

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Posted on: April 23, 2021

City of Nampa celebrates Arbor Day with tree planting April 28

Nampa Parks Dept Arbor Day

The City of Nampa and Nampa Parks Department will celebrate Arbor Day* Wed., April 28, 2021 by planting three trees on the Nampa Recreation Center grounds. 

The City of Nampa is celebrating its 22nd year as a Tree City USA which is a designation r...

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Posted on: April 19, 2021

Brush-Up Nampa to be held July 17, 2021

volunteers paint house for Brush Up Nampa

Brush-Up Nampa, an annual community event which paints homes for elderly and disabled residents, will be held Sat., July 17, 2021. The City of Nampa is seeking applicants, volunteers and sponsors for the program.

Residents wishing to have their home painte...

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Posted on: April 7, 2021

54th Annual Parade America Scheduled for May 15

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The Nampa Parade America Committee, Inc. invite the community to the 54th annual Parade America beginning at 11 a.m. Sat., May 15, 2021. The theme for this year’s annual patriotic event is “Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness,&...

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Posted on: March 25, 2021

City of Nampa Customers Expected to Receive Irrigation Water by Mid-April

Nampa irrigation water expected mid-April

The City of Nampa will begin activating irrigation stations on April 1, and customers can expect full pressure by mid-April after crews have tested lines, flushed the system, and brought ditch pumps online. Crews will work to ensure the water lines are fu...

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Posted on: March 24, 2021

Nampa’s Planning & Zoning Seeks Community Feedback on Future Developments

Planning & Zoning Press Release

The City of Nampa’s Planning and Zoning Department invites the community to learn more about new residential developments, planned unit developments and master planned communities and share feedback through an online survey by April 21, 2021.

The...

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Posted on: March 16, 2021

City of Nampa Announces 2021 Construction Improvements

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The City of Nampa is working hard to improve the condition of our streets and currently has 17 major construction projects scheduled for 2021. In partnership with the Idaho Transportation Department (ITD) and Nampa Highway District (NHD), the goal of ever...

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Posted on: March 12, 2021

Nampa Family Justice Center names new executive director

Jeannie Strohmeyer

The City of Nampa is pleased to announce Jeannie Strohmeyer as the new executive director for the Nampa Family Justice Center (NFJC).

Strohmeyer has been part of the Nampa Family Justice Center since 2009 and has served in various roles including advocate...

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Posted on: March 11, 2021

Community Feedback Sought on 14 Proposed Intersection Improvements

03112021 Map community feedback sought on 14 proposed intersection improvements

The City of Nampa invites the community to comment on 14 proposed intersection improvements at a public hearing Mon., March 15, 2021 beginning at 6:30 p.m. 

Preliminary designs and planning efforts are underway and the City of Nampa staff, Mayor K...

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Posted on: March 9, 2021

Community Feedback Sought on Franklin Boulevard Freight Corridor Improvements at Virtual Open House

03092021 Franklin Blvd Mobility Improvement Project Fact Sheet_Page_1

The City of Nampa and the Local Highway Technical Assistance Council (LHTAC) invite community members to an online open house anytime between March 12 – 19, 2021 to review potential improvements to Franklin Boulevard south of I-84 and provide fe...

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Posted on: March 5, 2021

Clerk's Office Expands Hours Beginning March 8

City of Nampa Press Release graphic

 With a focus on customer service, the City of Nampa clerk’s office will expand their hours beginning Mon., March 8, 2021 from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. (previously 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.).

The clerk’s office provides many services for our ci...

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Posted on: March 3, 2021

Lone Star & Middleton Intersection Closed March 8-14

Lone Star and Middleton Road Temp Closure Mar 8-14

The Lone Star Road and N. Middleton Road intersection will be closed Monday, March 8 through Sunday, March 14, 2021 to restore the Wilson Drain to its original alignment.

Lone Star Middle School students who may normally walk to school by crossing the Lone...

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Posted on: March 2, 2021

Nampa Public Library and Amazon celebrate Read Across America Day with special announcement

Photo Amazon GM Tim McIntosh Reading Dr. Seuss Book at Nampa Public Library_March 2 2021

PRESS RELEASE SENT BY AMAZON

Nampa Public Library and Amazon celebrate Read Across America Day with Makerspace donation, Dr. Seuss activities, and announce partnership  as library prepares to open doors to public on March 15

 

Today, the N...

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Posted on: February 22, 2021

SB1108 Impact to Nampa's Public Safety

Joint Press Release City of Nampa and Nampa Fire Protection District

On January 1, 2021, the Nampa Fire Protection District annexed the area within the City of Nampa into the Fire District. This annexation was agreed to by the Nampa City Council and the Fire District Commissioners because, after extensive study, it was det...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: February 11, 2021

Nampa Public Library opens to public March 15

Nampa Public Library

The Nampa Public Library is pleased to announce they will safely reopen the library building and welcome patrons in beginning Monday, March 15, 2021.  

On Feb. 9, the Nampa Public Library Board of Trustees unanimously approved the Library Director...

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Posted on: February 9, 2021

Plans Underway for Improving Franklin Boulevard/Karcher Road Intersection

Franklin and Karcher Bilingual Project Flyers_Page_1

The City of Nampa and the Local Highway Technical Assistance Council have begun planning to improve the intersection of Franklin Boulevard and Karcher Road north of I-84. The project will improve safety and traffic flow on a critical freight corridor for ...

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Posted on: February 4, 2021

Nampa grieves the loss of three Idaho National Guardsman, Nampa resident

Nampa grieves the loss of  Idaho National Guardsman  and Nampa resident Chief Warrant Officer 3  Mat

"The City of Nampa grieves the loss of the three Idaho Guardsmen, one of which was a Nampa resident. I am extremely saddened by the loss of our three Idaho National Guardsmen: Chief Warrant Officer 3 Matthew Peltzer, 43, of Nampa, Chief Warrant Offic...
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Posted on: February 2, 2021

Minor Utility Rate Increases Approved to Support Infrastructure Needs

FY21 Minor Utility Rate Increase Flyer

The City of Nampa voted February 1 following public hearing to approve the following minor increases to utility rates which will increase beginning March 1, 2021: 

  • Domestic water rates are estimated to increase by 2.5% or approximately 41 cents pe...
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Posted on: January 29, 2021

Update on City of Nampa offices reopening

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 While continuing to provide remote services throughout recent months, in response to the decreasing COVID-19 cases, the City of Nampa would like to announce the following updates:

  • Nampa City Hall will open to the public beginning Monday, February...
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Posted on: January 26, 2021

City of Nampa seeks feedback on new dog park

Nampas New Dog Park

The City of Nampa Parks and Recreation Department has announced the planning and design of a new dog park. The dog park planning team is looking for feedback and is asking the community to review the proposed park plan and complete a short survey by Febru...

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Posted on: January 19, 2021

Public Hearing February 1 for Proposed Rate Increases

City of Nampa Public Hearing Notice

The City of Nampa invites the community to comment on the proposed increases to various utility related fees at a public hearing Mon., February 1, 2021 beginning at 6:30 p.m. 

If approved by council, residential customers could expect the below ra...

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Posted on: January 20, 2021

Multiple Agencies Respond to Three-Alarm Fire at Nampa Storage Unit

NFD North Kind Storage

MULTIPLE AGENCIES RESPOND TO THREE-ALARM FIRE AT NAMPA STORAGE UNIT

In the early morning hours of Saturday January 16, the Nampa Fire Department responded to a three-alarm fire at North King Storage, located at 405 N. Kings Rd.

Upon arrival, crews found the...

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Posted on: January 12, 2021

Nampa Residents Invited to Submit Applications to Serve on Arts And Historic Preservation Commission

City of Nampa Boards & Commissions

The City of Nampa is seeking volunteers with professional qualifications in architecture, history, architectural history, urban planning, archaeology, engineering, law, or other historic preservation related disciplines, as well as volunteers with profess...

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Posted on: January 8, 2021

Community Message from Mayor Kling

Message from Mayor Kling

"Having walked through a year with a pandemic, presidential election and political unrest, we all have looked forward to a fresh start in the new year.  This past week was not the start we would have hoped for, in many ways. The division in ...

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Posted on: January 6, 2021

Nampa City Council Meetings to begin at 5:30pm starting January 19, 2021

Nampa City Council

Beginning Tuesday, January 19, 2021, Nampa City Council meetings will begin one-half hour earlier at 5:30 p.m. and public hearings will begin at 6:30 p.m. Nampa City Council meetings are held the first and third Monday of each month at Nampa City Hall, lo...

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Posted on: December 22, 2020

City of Nampa announces Christmas tree recycling starting December 26

Kohlerlawn Cemetary Tree Recycling 2020-2021

The City of Nampa will accept Christmas trees for recycling between Saturday, December 26, 2020 through Saturday, January 16, 2021. Trees may be dropped off at Kohlerlawn Cemetery, located at 76 6th Street North, Monday through Saturday from 8:30 a.m. to ...

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Posted on: December 17, 2020

Lane restrictions on Caldwell Blvd needed to repair water main break beginning at 8pm tonight

12 17 2020 water main break

A water main break on Caldwell Boulevard requiring repair will temporarily restrict the right westbound lanes between W. Karcher Road and Landon Lane in Nampa beginning at 8 p.m. Thurs., December 17. A single westbound lane will be available. 

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Posted on: December 8, 2020

Wall Street improvements anticipated for Downtown Nampa

Wall Street Design Overview_Page_1

The City of Nampa is excited to announce anticipated improvements to a portion of the Wall Street alley in Downtown Nampa. The entire long-range connectivity project for the Wall Street alley runs from 3rd Street South to the Longbranch building in the al...

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Posted on: November 25, 2020

A Message from Mayor Kling

Headshot of Nampa Mayor Debbie Kling (taken 2020)

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Mayor Kling recorded a video message and it can be viewed here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7AIOn3iBjWw&t=6s.

The below text has been altered slightly for print.

As we enter into the holiday season, I wan...

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Posted on: November 23, 2020

Applications sought for Nampa Golf Commission

City of Nampa Boards & Commissions

Nampa Mayor Debbie Kling is seeking applications to fill two vacancies on the Nampa Golf Commission. 

One board opening, specific to Ridgecrest Golf Club, will serve two years, ending February 28, 2023 and the other is for a general opening to ser...

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Posted on: November 19, 2020

Nampa City Hall closed to public beginning November 20

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Nampa City Hall will be closed to the public beginning Friday, November 20 and operating by appointment for a minimum of two weeks, depending on our community COVID-19 status. All departments continue to serve residents and customers through online servic...

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Posted on: November 16, 2020

City of Nampa continues to serve community through online services and in person meetings by appt.

City of Nampa Press Release graphic

As the State of Idaho returns to a modified Stage 2, the City of Nampa has updated their continued service to the community to keep residents, customers and staff safe and healthy.

The City of Nampa will continue to assist customers remotely through online...

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Posted on: November 13, 2020

Nampa Public Library closes to public in response to Idaho rolling back to Stage 2

Nampa Public Library

The Nampa Public Library will be closing to the public on Monday, November 16, in response to Governor Little rolling back to a modified Stage 2 and limiting gatherings to 10 people or less.

Patrons can still place library items on hold from their account ...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: November 13, 2020

Construction on new outdoor dining and walkway in Downtown Nampa begins November 18

Downtown Nampa temporary sidewalk extension to be made permanent

The City of Nampa will begin construction on improvements to downtown walkways and future outdoor dining opportunities on Wednesday, November 18, 2020 along the south side of 1st Street South, from Wall Street to 13th Avenue South. These improvements will...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: November 11, 2020

Nampa Family Justice Center celebrates 15 years of helping community

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The Nampa Family Justice Center (NFJC) opened 15 years ago using an innovative approach to assist victims of abuse and, since that time, has had over 36,400 adults and 14,800 children walk through their doors for intakes and ongoing services*.

To celebrat...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: November 6, 2020

City of Nampa seeks ten community members to serve on various boards and commissions

City of Nampa Boards & Commissions

Nampa Mayor Debbie Kling is seeking applications to fill vacancies on various boards and commissions throughout the City of Nampa. A total of ten (10) volunteer openings are available:

 

AIRPORT COMMISSION (1 opening)

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Posted on: November 5, 2020

Nampa’s Christmas tree to be installed Nov. 12

2020 Christmas tree

This year, Nampa’s Christmas tree will be a 48.5-foot blue spruce thanks to Nampa residents Ben and Brooke Fischer. The tree is expected to be proudly displayed in front of the Nampa Train Depot on 12th Ave and 1st St. S. beginning November 12. ...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: October 20, 2020

Community feedback sought on proposed fire district consolidation

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The Nampa Fire Department, Mayor and Nampa City Council are seeking feedback from residents on the proposed consolidation of the Nampa Fire Department and the Nampa Rural Fire Protection District through virtual and in-person events this month.

Over the pa...

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Posted on: October 20, 2020

Downtown Nampa’s Halloween event cancelled due to forecasted weather

Downtown Nampa

The Halloween event previously scheduled for Saturday, October 24 in Downtown Nampa has been cancelled due to the weather forecast. Saturday is forecasted to have rain and wind gusts exceeding 15 mph, with temperatures in the 40s. The outside event was pl...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: October 16, 2020

Applications sought for board openings on Airport Commission, Board of Appraisers, Building and Site

City of Nampa Boards & Commissions

Nampa Mayor Debbie Kling is seeking applications to fill vacancies on the City of Nampa’s Airport Commission, Building and Site Design Standards Committee and Impact Fee Advisory Committee. A total of six volunteer openings are available:

AIRPOR...

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Posted on: October 14, 2020

Nampa Library opens permanent holds pickup window beginning Oct. 19

Nampa Public Library

The Nampa Public Library began offering curbside pickup of holds during the pandemic and we are pleased to report that, due to its popularity, we will open a permanent option to pick up holds at the window on 3rd St. S. beginning next week. The holds wind...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: October 13, 2020

Leaf recycling now available at Kohlerlawn Cemetery

10132020 Leaf Recycling 2020

Looking for something to do with all the leaves from your yard? The City of Nampa invites you to recycle your leaves through the Nampa Parks Department, which are then used as compost within various parks throughout the city for grounds maintenance.

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Posted on: October 9, 2020

Lane Closure on 12th Ave Road Due to Water Main Leak

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A water main leak on 12th Avenue Road has temporarily closed one southbound lane between S. Valley Drive and W. Greenhurst Road in Nampa.

The City of Nampa Waterworks Division identified water coming up between the seam of the road and the gutter, indicati...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: October 8, 2020

Downtown Nampa to host family-friendly movie at dusk October 24 for Halloween

10082020 Downtown Nampas Halloween movie in Lloyd Square Oct 24

Downtown Nampa is trying something different this year to celebrate Halloween. In place of the traditional trick or treat activity, a free family-friendly movie will be shown in Lloyd Square on Saturday night, October 24. 

 

Families or in...

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Posted on: October 2, 2020

City of Nampa seeks Christmas tree for downtown

Christmas tree donation 2020

The City of Nampa Parks and Forestry Division is looking for the 2020 Christmas tree for the community to enjoy in Downtown Nampa. Residents who are willing to donate a 40 foot or taller evergreen, pine or spruce tree are encouraged to contact the departm...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: September 25, 2020

Nampa City Council votes to participate in Governor’s Public Safety Initiative

Nampa City Council

On Tues., September 22, the City of Nampa received additional guidance provided by the US Dept of Treasury’s Office and the Office of Inspector General. Based upon this new information, the Nampa City Council reconvened this morning to reconside...

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Posted on: September 22, 2020

City of Nampa irrigation to be shut off October 6

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The City of Nampa will shut down its irrigation system Tuesday, October 6 to coincide with Nampa & Meridian Irrigation District’s October 6 shut-off.

Nampa & Meridian Irrigation District is one of three providers for most of Nampa&rsq...

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Posted on: September 21, 2020

Nampa Fire Department supports wildfires in California and Oregon

Nampa Crew Oregon Wildland Deployment

Nampa Fire Department crews joined others from Kuna, Parma, and Sand Hollow to form a task force sent to respond to wildfires in California on August 20. Their original orders were for a 14-day deployment but were extended and the crews ended up staying f...

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Posted on: September 18, 2020

Nampa to host event focused on the effects of the coronavirus in our Hispanic community

Effects of Coronavirus on Our Hispanic Community Sept 24 2020

The City of Nampa, in collaboration with Hispanic/Latino COVID-19 Task Force, will host an event Thurs., September 24, 2020 on the effects of the coronavirus in our Hispanic community – specifically its effects on health, business, family, faith...

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Posted on: September 17, 2020

Nampa City Council votes not to participate in Governor’s Public Safety Initiative

Nampa City Council

The Nampa City Council held a special council meeting this morning (Sept. 17) to determine participation in the Governor’s Public Safety Initiative (GPSI) and to better understand risks related to participation in the GPSI. The GPSI allocated fe...

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Watch Meeting City of Nampa
Posted on: September 9, 2020

Applications sought for Nampa Bike & Pedestrian Committee

BIKE COMMITTEE VOLUNTEER

Nampa Mayor Debbie Kling is seeking applications to fill a vacancy on the Nampa Bike and Pedestrian Advisory Committee.

The individual appointed will complete a term of a recently vacated seat through March 18, 2022. Board meetings are held at Nampa City H...

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Posted on: September 3, 2020

The City of Nampa announces new small business grant program

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The City of Nampa is utilizing a portion of its CARES Act allocation to provide grants to small businesses that meet certain qualifying criteria. This grant is made possible through the work of Governor Brad Little, State Controller Brandon Woolf, the Ass...

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Posted on: September 2, 2020

Community invited to Idaho Center Boulevard and Cherry Lane intersection virtual open house

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The City of Nampa invites the community to review and give feedback on the proposed improvements for the Idaho Center Boulevard and Cherry Lane intersection, Thurs., September 10, 2020 from 6:00 – 6:30 p.m. via Microsoft Teams (the link can be a...

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Posted on: August 31, 2020

Applications sought for Nampa Public Library Board of Trustees

Nampa Library logo

Nampa Mayor Debbie Kling is seeking applications to fill a vacancy on the Nampa Public Library Board of Trustees.The individual appointed will complete a term of a retiring board member through 12/31/2023. Board meetings are held at the Nampa Public Libra...

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Posted on: August 24, 2020

Nampa's Community Conversation: Health, Economy & Recovery

Nampas Community Conversation Aug 27

The City of Nampa’s Health Advisory Task Force invites residents to a community conversation around health, economy and recovery Thurs., August 27, 2020 from 6:00-7:30 p.m. at the Nampa Civic Center or attend virtually via livestream.com/cityofn...

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Posted on: August 18, 2020

Nampa City Council confirms appointment of Kenton Lee and Wendy Rhodes to Nampa Development Corporat

Welcome Kenton and Wendy

The Nampa City Council confirmed Mayor Kling’s appointment of Kenton Lee and Wendy Rhodes to the Nampa Development Corporation (NDC) board of commissioners at the council meeting Mon., August 17. Lee and Rhodes will begin their term on the board...

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Posted on: August 5, 2020

City of Nampa approves minor utility rate increases

City of Nampa Press Release graphic

The Nampa City Council discussed proposed increases to various utility related fees at the August 3, 2020 council meeting. The Nampa City Council was mindful of the current economic climate of many residents and businesses who have been impacted by the co...

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Posted on: August 3, 2020

Nampa Development Services Center to remain closed to public through end of August

City of Nampa Press Release graphic

The Development Services Center, located at 500 12th Avenue South, will remain closed to the public through August 31, 2020. The closure is to ensure we have adequate staff to perform the services required by our citizens and includes the following depart...

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News Flash

Posted on: October 31, 2017

St. Lukes Officially Opens New Hospital in Nampa

NAMPA - Families in Canyon County now have a brand new option for their health care needs.  On Monday, St. Luke’s Health System officially opened the doors of their new full-service hospital in Nampa.  The $114 million, 200,000...

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Posted on: May 4, 2017

Best Western Plus Opens in Nampa

The 82-room Best Western Plus Peppertree Nampa Civic Center Inn opened April 19 after starting construction in March 2016.

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Posted on: December 1, 2016

Saint Alphonsus Breaks Ground on Neighborhood Hospital

A new mini-hospital is in the works for Nampa. Saint Alphonsus Health System will break ground Thursday on the new building, in the parking lot of the system’s existing hospital campus at 1512 12th Ave. Road.

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Posted on: October 25, 2016

San Diego beer, brewing in Nampa, Idaho

Mother Earth Brew Co

San Diego beer, brewing in Idaho

Mother Earth built a large, robust, fully functional brewery

Earlier this month, Mother Earth Brewing Co. opened a tasting room in the town of Nampa, Idaho, about 20 miles west of Boise. That's...

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Posted on: September 8, 2016

Construction progressing on hotel by Nampa Civic Center

The hotel going up by the Nampa Civic Center is slated to open by February, according to a spokeswoman with Peppertree Hospitality Group. The $5 million, 82-room Best Western Plus Peppertree Nampa Civic Center Inn

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Posted on: September 8, 2016

CircusTrix extreme recreation park coming to Nampa

A new indoor, extreme recreation park is coming to Nampa.CircusTrix Idaho is an indoor trampoline park that will feature an aerial ninja obstacle course, foam pits, slackline, stunt falls, rock climbing,parkour, trampoline wall, trapeze, trampoline wall,

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Posted on: September 8, 2016

Mother Earth Brew Co. opens this fall in Nampa

NAMPA — There’s a new craft brewery in town, and it could end up being the largest in Idaho.

San Diego, California-based Mother Earth Brew Co. will open its tasting room doors for business by Oct. 1, possibly as early as Sept. 24. It is now one of ...Read on...

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Posted on: September 8, 2016

Ridgevue High School opens its doors in Nampa

It was 64 degrees as the sun rose over the ridge, casting shadow over the outlined letters RHS. At 8:35 a.m., with up-beat music rippling and the smell of mint drifting, approximately 1,100 students clustered in the 15 rows of Ridgevue High School’s

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Posted on: September 8, 2016

Idaho Arts Charter School cuts ribbon for new school in Nampa

With big red scissors in their hands, executive director Jackie Collins and Idaho Arts Charter School trustees cut the bright red ribbon in front of the new school doors Monday afternoon.

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Posted on: September 8, 2016

Idaho's Top Projects for 2016: The finalists are...

Construction is continuing its boom in Idaho. Cranes are now nearly ubiquitous. Idaho Business Review recognizes and annually celebrates top construction projects across the state. This marks the 11th year and the 12th time for IBR‘s Top Projects

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Posted on: September 8, 2016

Mission Aviation to start campus construction

Mission Aviation Fellowship, a missionary organization that sends people and aircraft around the world, is adding housing, a community center, and an RV park expansion at its headquarters next to the Nampa airport.

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Posted on: September 8, 2016

Nichols Accounting shifts from lease to own for its new Nampa Office

Ontario, Ore.-based Nichols Accounting will solidify its Nampa presence by building a new 10,500-square-foot office just west of the Ford Idaho Center and likely relocate the company’s headquarters.

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Posted on: September 8, 2016

Winco builds its second Nampa store at Nampa Gateway Center

Nampa will be only the second Idaho city with two WinCo Foods stores when the Boise-based supermarket chain opens in spring 2017 at the Nampa Gateway Center.

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Posted on: September 8, 2016

STEM jobs are fastest-growing category in Idaho

Science, technology, engineering and mathematics jobs are overtaking the service jobs that have traditionally driven Idaho’s economy.

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Posted on: September 8, 2016

CWI seeks bond for Nampa, Boise Campus Construction

The College of Western Idaho will go to voters in November with a $180 million general obligation bond to build a Boise campus, expand the Nampa campus and increase program offerings.

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Posted on: August 16, 2016

Downtown revivals are in play in communities across the Treasure Valley

The four cornerstones of the new downtown Nampa are a mix of new and historic. The city built the Hugh Nichols Public Safety Building in 2012 and added the Nampa Library Plaza with accompanying office space in 2015

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Posted on: June 20, 2016

From Nampa High Grad to CEO

Nampa High School graduate Brett Keller, class of 1986, began working for online booking service Priceline in 1999, serving as Chief Marketing Officer and later Chief Operating Officer.

Last month, he was promoted to Interim Chief Executive Officer.
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Posted on: May 10, 2016

Why Nampa website featured as Top Resource for Starting a Business in Idaho

"In addition to your solid offering, it also has a ton of resources to help aspiring Idaho entrepreneurs get their business off the ground. From funding resources to free startup guides - it’s all there." stated Ryan James, Founder of StartupSavant.com.

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Posted on: April 27, 2016

Young Nampa entrepreneur creates robot butler

The owner of a Nampa-based startup was so inspired by the robots in the cartoon series “The Jetsons” and in the 2004 movie “I, Robot” that he moved his business to create what he calls a robot butler. Gabe Bentz graduated from Embry Riddle Aeronautical

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Posted on: July 8, 2021

Officer Involved Shooting

During the course of the traffic stop, the driver of the vehicle, Richard Bigby-Garcia, age

35, pointed a rifle at the officer and attempted to elude the officer in his vehicle. Police

pursued the vehicle to the 500 block of E. Washington, where the suspect...

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Posted on: December 18, 2020

Officer Involved Shooting

During the course of the traffic stop a Nampa Officer Sustained Injuries.   We know that at least one officer fired his duty weapon, striking the adult male.   Medical aid was rendered on scene, but the male was pronoun...

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Posted on: October 27, 2020

Nampa Police Investigate shooting

Nampa Police press release logo with badge and crime scene tape

On Monday October 26th of 2020 at approximately 1:51 a.m. Officers responded to the area of the 7300 block of Edgebrook Drive in Nampa for multiple reports of shots being fired in the neighborhood.  Officers arrived on scene and conducte...

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Posted on: October 19, 2020

Nampa Police investigating a homicide

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On Sunday October 18th of 2020 at approximately 6:24 p.m. Officers responded to a residence in the 2000 block of Railroad St, in Nampa, in reference to a shooting.  Officers arrived on scene and conducted an initial investigation.

 

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Posted on: August 25, 2020

Nampa Police arrest two male subjects in connection to vehicle burglaries.

Burglary suspects

Early this morning several vehicles in the 12000 block of Carriage Hill in Nampa were burglarized and numerous items stolen. Nampa Police received a call from a homeowner who was notified via his home surveillance system of motion outside the residence.

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