Planning & Development Services


What's New?

  • Start Your Business in Boise
    Starting a business in Boise is easier than ever. Our Start Your Business program means you have a guide through the process from start to finish. We’ll provide you with a customized list of checkpoints and make sure you only come to City Hall once and get everything you need in order to start your business.
  • Impact Fee Changes
    The City of Boise started the process to amend its impact fees. The City will have hearings to take public comment and consider amendments to land use assumptions, the capital improvements plans and impact fees for the City of Boise. The next public hearing is with City Council on on November 15, 2016.
    Summary of Changes |  Learn more

  • Residential Construction for Homeowners
    Homeowners can use PDS Online to pull trade permits (plumbing, electrical and mechanical) or permits for a fence, roof, windows or siding. Use the wizard to select the appropriate permits, apply online, schedule inspections and pay permit fees