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“North End News” spring issue

The new issue of the North End News is here! It should be landing on your doorstep in the next week or two.

In the meantime, take a sneak peek here: North End News Spring 2018

Our newsletter is unique among Boise neighborhoods, and we are thrilled to have this community-building tool. If you are interested in helping with the newsletter (writing, taking photos, delivering a route), please contact the editor at stephanie@northendboise.org.

This issue, we would like to send out a huge thank you to several neighborhood businesses & non-profits that helped us honor our volunteers. It takes more than 50 volunteers to produce and deliver the newsletter each issue. They were honored at a celebration May 19.

With gratefulness to: 
Artisans for Hope
Boise Zen Center
The Boise Co-op
Goody’s
Hyde Park Pub
Idaho Humane Society
Iyengar Yoga Center of Boise
Thrive Pilates
Treasure Valley Cycling Alliance
Treasure Valley YMCA
Vivant Concierge Wellness

Plus, our regular partners:
Treasure Valley Litho
Hyde Perk Coffee House

Redevelopment of the Booth Home

NENA recently commissioned Idaho Smart Growth to conduct several community workshops in order to refine a vision for the future of the Salvation Army’s  Marian Pritchett School / Booth Home property. The property, at 24th & Bella streets, is being sold by the Salvation Army as it moves the Pritchett School to a new campus in West Boise.  The future of the historic, tree-filled North End property is of great concern and interest to the neighbors. It is a full city block’s worth of history and of new potential. Idaho Smart Growth compiled a report outlining residents’ vision for the site.

You can read it here: Marian Pritchett Booth Home Redevelopment Prospects and Vision