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Posted on: January 30, 2024

Lifetime Nampa Resident Jose DeLeon hired as Cultural Center Facilities Manager

Lifetime Nampa Resident Jose DeLeon hired as Cultural Center Facilities Manager

Nampa Mayor Debbie Kling is pleased to announce Jose DeLeon will begin as the new Facilities Manager for the former Hispanic Cultural Center, located at 315 Stampede Drive, on Monday, February 5.

DeLeon will be responsible for overseeing all areas of the f...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: January 25, 2024

Construction at the new roundabout at Midland & Iowa Starting Feb 5

New Roundabout Coming to Midland and Iowa, construction starts Feb 5

The intersection of Midland Boulevard and Iowa Avenue will be under construction beginning February 5, 2024 to construct a new roundabout. 

The construction phasing is anticipated to proceed as follows to minimize disruption for drivers:

  • Phase 1: T...
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City of Nampa
Posted on: January 16, 2024

Nampa's New Water Tank Coming Soon

Rendering of Nampa's new water tank coming in spring of 2025

The City of Nampa’s water tower, which can be seen off I-84 across from Centennial Golf Course, was first installed in the early 1970s. The tower has reached its end of life and needs to be replaced with a new tank which will also provide additi...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: January 2, 2024

Former Councilman David Bills to Represent Council District 3

David Bills to Serve Nampa City Council District 3

Following the process outlined in Idaho State Code 50-704, Nampa Mayor Debbie Kling nominated David Bills for Nampa City Council District 3 at the January 2 council meeting and his appointment was confirmed by Nampa City Council. This seat was recently va...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: January 2, 2024

Nampa City Council Swearing In Tonight

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At tonight’s Nampa City Council meeting, a swearing in ceremony will be formally held for Nampa City Council members elected in the November 2023 election, following a council vote to confirm Mayor Kling’s appointment of David Bills to...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: December 27, 2023

New Year’s Eve Lock-In at the Harward Recreation Center

HRC Lock In 2024 News Flash

Get ready to ring in 2024!   Stay locked-in at the Harward Recreation Center all night! Kids will participate in a safe, supervised New Year’s Eve party while enjoying movies, swimming, games like dodgeball and hide & seek, a pizza ...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: December 26, 2023

City of Nampa Announces Christmas Tree Recycling Starting December 26

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Drop off available at Kohlerlawn Cemetery December 26-January 15

The City of Nampa will accept Christmas trees for recycling between Tuesday, December 26, 2023 through Monday, January 15, 2024. Trees may be dropped off at Kohlerlawn Cemetery, located at 76...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: December 20, 2023

Applications sought for newly formed Nampa Community & Cultural Advisory Group

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Mayor Debbie Kling is seeking applications from interested citizens who would like to be considered to serve on the newly formed Nampa Community & Cultural Advisory Group. Nampa Community & Cultural Advisory Group will provide a forum for collabor...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: December 11, 2023

City of Nampa Warming Locations

Warming Locations

As in past years, the City of Nampa has established “warming locations” where the community is welcome to visit to warm up if needed during the winter cold: 

NAMPA PUBLIC LIBRARY | 215 12th Ave SouthAvailable in the lo...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: December 1, 2023

Nampa Elementary Students Name City Of Nampa Snowplows

NAME THAT SNOWPLOW WINNERS

The City of Nampa is excited to announce the snowplow names chosen by Nampa’s elementary students in this year’s “Name-That-Snowplow” contest! The purpose of the contest is to celebrate the winter season and to reco...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: November 29, 2023

Innovation in Rural America Showcased in Smithsonian Traveling Exhibition Coming to Nampa

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Every invention and innovation is someone’s attempt to turn a problem into a solution. The results: Old neighborhoods revitalized, historic business districts rejuvenated, new festivals and cultural attractions generated and much more. &ldqu...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: November 28, 2023

Applications Sought for Nampa City Council District 3

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Nampa Mayor Debbie Kling is seeking applications to fill a soon-to-be vacant Nampa City Council seat. Nampa citizens located in Nampa City Council District 3 with a desire to represent their community and provide guidance on important matters are invited ...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: November 21, 2023

Applications sought for Nampa Golf Commission

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

One board opening, specific to Centennial Golf Course, will serve two years, starting March 1, 2024 and expire on February 28, 2026 and the other...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: November 14, 2023

National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature, Meg Medina, to visit the Nampa Public Library on

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Medina to Discuss Books with Community, Share Her Initiative ‘Cuéntame!: Let’s Talk Books’

The 8th National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature, Meg Medina, will visit the Nampa Public Library on Thur...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: November 8, 2023

P&Z Launches "A Citizen's Guide to Planning" Series

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Today is World Town Planning Day and every year planners and communities come together to celebrate how good planning improves the lives of people and benefits society at large, creating places to live, work and play together. World Town Planning Day bega...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: November 1, 2023

Nampa Prepares for Christmas Tree Lighting November 25

Christmas Tree Lighting 2023

The City of Nampa is busy preparing for the upcoming holiday season and invites the community to join us for the festivities.

Weather permitting, on Monday, November 6, the City of Nampa Parks and Forestry Division, with help from Qualitree, Seid Crane Ser...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: October 31, 2023

Nampa Parks and Recreation Department November Events

Press Release from Nampa Parks and Rec

Check out the programs and classes being offered for the month of November from the Nampa Parks & Recreation Department. For more information or to register, please call 208-468-5858, go online to www.nampaparksandrecreation.org, or stop by the Harwar...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: October 17, 2023

Applications Sought for Various Board Openings

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City of Nampa
Posted on: October 5, 2023

Community Volunteers needed for Rake-Up Nampa November 11

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Fall is a beautiful time of year, but falling leaves often pose a problem for senior and 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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City of Nampa
Posted on: October 2, 2023

Mayor Kling Names New Chief Operating Officer

Dr. Peter McPherson named new COO

At tonight’s Nampa City Council meeting, Nampa Mayor Debbie Kling announced Dr. Peter McPherson, Ph.D. as the new Chief Operating Officer for the City of Nampa. McPherson replaces Chief of Staff Rick Hogaboam who has accepted a position as the D...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: September 22, 2023

Irrigation Season to End October 4

CITY OF NAMPA IRRIGATION SEASON TO END OCTOBER 4

The City of Nampa will shut down its irrigation system for the season Wednesday, October 4 to coincide with Pioneer Irrigation District.

As the irrigation districts near the end of their allotment, each district determines when they will shut off the water...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: September 22, 2023

City of Nampa Seeks Christmas Tree Donation

WE ARE LOOKING FOR NAMPAS CHRISTMAS TREE

The City of Nampa Parks and Forestry Division is looking for the official Christmas tree for the upcoming holiday season. Residents who are willing to donate a 40 foot or taller green or blue spruce tree to be the Downtown Nampa Christmas tree for 2023 ar...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: September 21, 2023

Community Invited To “Domestic Violence, Child Abuse And Human Trafficking Awareness 101” Conference

The City of Nampa and Nampa Family Justice Center join communities around the world to promote Natio

The City of Nampa and Nampa Family Justice Center join communities around the world to promote National Domestic Violence Awareness Month in October. On Wednesday, October 11, 2023, the Nampa Family Justice Center is hosting its annual one-day conference ...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: September 8, 2023

Mayor Kling to host two community events in September

An evening with Mayor Kling

Nampa Mayor Debbie Kling will host two community events in September to help educate the community ahead of the November election. As identified by the community in a recent survey, Mayor Kling will also answer questions related to growth and staff will b...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: September 6, 2023

Volunteers Needed for Nampa’s 12th Annual Stormwater Clean-up Day

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The City of Nampa’s Environmental Resources Division invites the community to participate in the 12th Annual Stormwater Clean-up Day on Saturday, September 30, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Volunteers will meet at Lakeview Park, located at 1304 7th St N...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: August 31, 2023

Nampa Parks and Recreation Department September Events

Press Release from Nampa Parks and Rec

Check out the programs and classes being offered for the month of September from the Nampa Parks & Recreation Department. For more information or to register, please call 208-468-5858, go online to www.nampaparksandrecreation.org, or stop by the Harwa...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: August 17, 2023

Nampa Development Corp Announces New Incentive to Downtown Businesses and Property Owners

NDC ANNOUNCES NEW FACADE IMPROVEMENT GRANT FOR DOWNTOWN NAMPA

On August 15, 2023, the Nampa Development Corporation, an urban renewal agency for the City of Nampa, announced a new incentive for downtown Nampa business and property owners. The NDC Façade Improvement Grant was established to support and enc...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: August 16, 2023

Informational Meeting for Candidates Interested in Nampa City Council August 24

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For the first time in Nampa's history, on November 7, 2023, residents within Nampa city limits will only vote for council members who live in their district as part of Idaho Code section 50-707A. Idaho Code section 50-707A requires any city in Id...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: August 14, 2023

15th Annual Pooch Party August 26, 2023

Pooch-Party August 26 2023 Lakeview Park Nampa

The pool is going to the dogs! Get ready for you and your dog to enjoy an afternoon of splashing and strolling in Lakeview Park in Nampa. Nampa Parks and Recreation invites you to attend the 15th Annual Pooch Party on August 26. You and your dog will enjo...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: July 27, 2023

Nampa Festival of the Arts August 12-13

Festival of the Arts 2023

Nampa Parks and Recreation is excited to announce the 36th Annual Nampa Festival of the Arts August 12-13, 2023 in Lakeview Park, presented by TDS Fiber.  

Come out and enjoy over two hundred artisan booths with unique handmade items, including je...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: July 17, 2023

City of Nampa Cooling Locations

NEED A PLACE TO BEAT THE HEAT cooling locations in nampa

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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City of Nampa
Posted on: July 17, 2023

City of Nampa to host used tire drive July 29

USED TIRE DRIVE

The City of Nampa’s Code Compliance Division invites Nampa residents to drop off used automotive tires Saturday, July 29, 2023 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at either Les Schwab locations in Nampa (133 Caldwell Boulevard and 2901 12th Avenue Ro...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: July 10, 2023

Future of Hispanic Cultural Center of Idaho

Future of Hispanic Cultural Center of Idaho

For several years, the Hispanic Cultural Center of Idaho, located at 315 Stampede Drive in Nampa, has had minimal use. It has been a concern for Hispanic community members within Nampa who requested assistance from the City of Nampa which has been leasing...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: June 30, 2023

Applications sought for Nampa’s Venue Management Commission

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Nampa Mayor Debbie Kling is seeking applications to fill four vacancies on the City of Nampa’s Venue Management Commission. The purpose and duties of the Venue Management Advisory Commission is to advise the Mayor and Council with regard to the ...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: June 30, 2023

Nampa Parks and Recreation Department July Events

Press Release from Nampa Parks and Rec

Check out the programs and classes being offered for the month of July from the Nampa Parks & Recreation Department. For more information or to register, please call 208-468-5858, go online to www.nampaparksandrecreation.org, or stop by the Harward Re...Read on...

City of Nampa
Posted on: June 8, 2023

Nampa Community Invited to Become Involved with Budget Process

CITY BUDGET

The City of Nampa invites the community to become involved with the fiscal year 2024 budget process ahead of the final approval in August. Over the past several months, city staff have been working to create a proposed budget for council consideration. Th...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: June 6, 2023

Vacated Nampa City Council Seat to Remain Open Ahead of November Election

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At the Nampa City Council meeting last night, former Councilman Jacob Bower was honored for his public service to the community. The Bower family recently made the decision to move out of Nampa and Bower resigned the elected position he has held since Jan...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: June 1, 2023

Nampa City Councilman Jacob Bower Submits Resignation Due to Move Out of Nampa

Councilman Jacob Bower

Today Nampa Mayor Debbie Kling received a letter of resignation from Nampa City Councilman Jacob Bower. The full statement reads:

“My family has made the difficult decision to move outside of City limits and today I announce my resignation of Nam...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: May 30, 2023

Community input sought on preliminary planned improvements to Ridgecrest Golf Club, Centennial Golf

Press Release from Nampa Parks and Rec

For over a year, the City of Nampa has been seeking feedback from the community regarding improvements to our parks and recreation system. After initial feedback from community surveys, focus groups and open houses, the City of Nampa would like to share a...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: May 25, 2023

Nampa Parks & Rec Events for June 2023

Press Release from Nampa Parks and Rec

Check out the programs and classes being offered for the month of June from the Nampa Parks & Recreation Department. For more information or to register, please call 208-468-5858, go online to www.nampaparksandrecreation.org or stop by the Harward Rec...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: May 25, 2023

Community Invited to "Lean On Me" Walk For Elder Abuse Awareness Month

Join the Lean On Me Walk June 23, 2023

The City of Nampa and Nampa Family Justice Center join communities around the world to promote National Elder Abuse Awareness Month in June. On Friday, June 23, the Nampa Family Justice Center is hosting its second annual “Lean on Me” ...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: May 15, 2023

Community Invited to Memorial Day Ceremony May 29

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The City of Nampa will hold a Memorial Day ceremony on Monday, May 29, 2023 at 10 a.m. at Veteran’s Loop in Kohlerlawn Cemetery (76 6th St. N.) in Nampa to honor the men and women who served in our country’s military as well as those w...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: May 5, 2023

Four local students earn $3,000 scholarships from annual Mayor’s Golf Tournament

Golf Scholarships Awarded 2023

The Nampa Golf Commission awarded $12,000 in scholarships to four college-bound students thanks to several local sponsors, 22-hole sponsors and 32 teams participating in the 21st Annual Mayor’s Golf Tournament. The event raises money for summer ...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: May 4, 2023

Idaho Center & Cherry Intersection Closed For Improvements Beginning May 16

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The Idaho Center Boulevard and Cherry Lane intersection will be temporarily closed beginning Tuesday, May 16, 2023, to construct a new multi-lane roundabout. This project was identified as a priority project for regional connectivity and to increase capac...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: May 3, 2023

Applications sought for Board of Appraisers

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Nampa Mayor Debbie Kling is seeking applications to fill three new board positions with the Board of Appraisers following citizen and staff recommendations to move three positions currently occupied by city staff to full citizen representation on the boar...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: May 2, 2023

Crews working to address low irrigation water pressure concerns in North Nampa

North Nampa Experiencing Low Irrigation Pressure

Nampa irrigation customers located north of I-84 have reported low pressure concerns for their irrigation water. 

We ask customers impacted for patience and understanding as crews are on scene at the four irrigation pump stations located in this a...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: May 2, 2023

Community Invited to Nampa's Parade America May 20

Nampa Parade America to be May 20 2023

The City of Nampa and Nampa Parade America Committee, Inc. invite the community to the 56th annual Parade America beginning at 11 a.m. Sat., May 20, 2023. The theme for this year’s annual patriotic event is “The Heart of America,&r...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: April 24, 2023

May Events with Nampa Parks & Rec

Press Release from Nampa Parks and Rec

Check out the programs and classes being offered for the month of May from the Nampa Parks & Recreation Department. For more information or to register, please call 208-468-5858, go online to www.nampaparksandrecreation.org, or stop by the Harward Rec...Read on...

City of Nampa
Posted on: April 20, 2023

Nampa Development Corporation (NDC) Announces Exciting Incentive for New and Expanding Restaurants

DOWNTOWN RESTAURANT INCENTIVE ANNOUNCED

The Nampa Development Corporation (NDC) is excited to announce an opportunity for new and expanding restaurants within areas of downtown Nampa. To incentivize the creation of new jobs, attract new food-related establishments, and create economic growth do...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: April 18, 2023

Arbor Day to be Celebrated with Tree Planting April 25

ARBOR DAY CELEBRATION

The City of Nampa and Nampa Parks Department will celebrate Arbor Day* Tuesday, April 25, 2023 by planting five trees at Orah Brandt Park. 

The City of Nampa is celebrating its 24th year as a Tree City USA, which is a designation received from the...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: April 14, 2023

"Awareness & Prevention for Internet Crimes Against Children" Training April 28

April 28 Training Nampa Family Justice Center

According to the Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force Program, among those 13-18 years of age, 84% use social media, 62% use social media every day and only 16% never use social media.  Ninety-five (95%) of teens in the US have access to a...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: April 11, 2023

New Public Meeting System Announced!

New Public Meeting System Announced

The City of Nampa is excited to announce an update to our public meeting system which includes improvements to both external and internal functions. The public meeting system houses the agendas and minutes for Nampa City Council meetings as well as other ...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: April 7, 2023

Help Us Name Nampa's New Dog Park!

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The City of Nampa Parks and Recreation Department invites the community to complete a survey to select the name for Nampa’s new dog park. 

In 2022, a community survey was given to submit names for the new dog park and over 100 park names...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: April 6, 2023

Irrigation Customers Can Expect Water By End of April

City of Nampa Irrigation Delivery 2023

Irrigation districts are beginning to release water into our canal system and City of Nampa irrigation customers can expect to access full pressure for this service by the end of April. 

Crews will first need to test the lines, flush the system an...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: March 21, 2023

Community invited to share feedback in annual survey

Nampa Survey 2023

For the sixth year in a row, the City of Nampa invites feedback from residents and businesses through a community survey which is open until March 31, 2023. 

Last year, 1,340 people participated in the community survey. With a population of over 1...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: March 20, 2023

Nampa Library invites community to 4th annual Destination Wellness Health Fair April 8

Destination Wellness Fair

The Nampa Public Library is pleased to announce the 4th annual Destination Wellness Health Fair on Saturday, April 8, 2023, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Destination Wellness 2023 will be offering health and wellness information and activities for all ages. There...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: March 13, 2023

Franklin & Birch Intersection Closed for Project Completion Beginning March 20

Franklin Birch Closure Beginning 3.20

The Franklin Boulevard and Birch Lane intersection will be temporarily closed beginning Monday, March 20, 2023, to complete the roundabout project which began late August 2022. The project is expected to be completed in May of this year. 

Last yea...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: March 9, 2023

Community invited to Superhero Walk April 1 to support Child Abuse Prevention & Awareness Month

Superhero Walk brings awareness to child abuse prevention month

According to the Centers for Disease Control, “About 1 in 4 girls and 1 in 13 boys experience child sexual abuse at some point in childhood. Ninety-one (91%) of child sexual abuse is perpetrated by someone the child or child’s family k...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: February 22, 2023

City of Nampa to officially own Centennial & Ridgecrest Golf Courses

Centennial Golf Course

On Tuesday, February 21, 2023, the Nampa City Council approved the purchase of Centennial Golf Course and Ridgecrest Golf Club in the amount of $5,690,775 from the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare. 

 

In 1983, the City of Nampa began...

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Posted on: January 13, 2023

Nampa in History: Lake Ethel

NAMPA IN HISTORY LAKE ETHEL

Did you know Lakeview Park used to be home to Lake Ethel and was popular for ice skating and even baptisms? In 1888, Orson F. Persons homesteaded what is now known as Lakeview Park. Many people are surprised to learn there was a lake in the park, named La...
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City of Nampa Highlights
Posted on: January 17, 2023

Are you signed up for Alert Sense?

Sign up for Alert Sense!

The Nampa Police Department is using a comprehensive emergency alert system powered by Alert Sense. The system allows Nampa PD to send community residents emergency alerts that may affect you. This service is provided free, and it is easy to sign up. To s...

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City of Nampa Highlights
Posted on: January 17, 2023

Neighborly Nampa

JustServe Neighborly Nampa

Nampa is a caring community where neighbor still helps neighbor.

JustServe.com is a great website where volunteers can learn ways to give back to those in need.

https://www.justserve.org/projects?location=Nampa&radius=25&skills=&interests=&v...

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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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Economic Development
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: January 24, 2023

New artwork coming to Lloyd Square in 2023!

New artwork coming to Downtown Nampa

The City of Nampa and Arts and Historic Preservation committee have approved a design for new artwork in Downtown Nampa. 
The artwork will display NAMPA in large letters and be located in Lloyd Square. On the front surface of each letter is a vari...
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Posted on: February 21, 2024

Suspect From Several Shooting Incidents in Caldwell, Nampa and Northern Nevada Deceased from Self-In

Press Release Madrid

Anthony Erasmo Madrid Jr., 25 years of age, from Nampa, fled from local law enforcement over the weekend, after being involved in four separate shooting incidents in Caldwell and Nampa and one in northern Nevada. 

 The first shooting happ...

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Posted on: February 10, 2024

Two Nampa Residents Shot, One Deceased

Press Release homicide february 10 2024

On February 10, 2024, at 12:59 a.m., Nampa Dispatch received several 911 calls of shots heard in the 2000 block of 5th Street North. Additional callers reported two people were possibly shot. When Nampa Police Officers arrived on scene, an adult female an...

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Posted on: February 1, 2024

Nampa Man Arrested for Aggravated Assault

Press Release Aggravated Assault

On February 1, 2024, at approximately 11:30 a.m. Nampa Police Dispatch received a call from a female adult reporting her boyfriend had threatened her with a shotgun, was threatening to harm others and he had several weapons in the residence where this occ...

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Posted on: February 1, 2024

Homicide Suspect in Custody at Canyon County Jail

Press Release homicide arrest N24-05528

On January 31, 2024, we reported the homicide of 29-year-old Abel Saenz had occurred in the 1200 block of 3rd Avenue North in Nampa. Today, Nampa Police Detectives arrested 28-year-old Hunter Kneppe of Boise. Kneppe was booked into the Canyon County Jail ...

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Posted on: January 31, 2024

Caldwell Man Stabbed, Deceased, in Nampa Alley

press release homicide january 2024

On January 31, 2024, at 3:18 a.m. Nampa Dispatch received a 911 call reporting a person laying in an alley in the 1200 block of 3rd Avenue North. Police, Fire and EMS were dispatched and located a deceased male adult with what appeared to be stab wounds.

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Posted on: January 23, 2024

Update: Female Adult Pedestrian Hit and Killed on January 21, 2024

Press Release Update pedestrian killed january 21 2023

On January 21, 2024, the Nampa Police Department completed a press release reporting a 30-year-old woman was struck and killed by a passing vehicle at approximately 12:48 a.m. in the 300 block of 2nd Street S. The investigation into this incident has been...

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Posted on: January 21, 2024

Female Adult Pedestrian Hit and Killed by a Passing Vehicle that Fled the Scene

Press Release female adult pedestrian hit and killed by passing veh

On January 21, 2024, at approximately 12:48 a.m., Nampa Dispatch received a call reporting a pedestrian had been struck by a car in the 300 block of 2nd Street South, Nampa. The caller told Dispatch that the vehicle had fled the scene.

The victim, a 30-yea...

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Posted on: January 10, 2024

Missouri Homicide Suspect Arrested in Nampa, Gun and Explosive Device Recovered

press release missouri homicide suspect arrested

On January 10, 2024, at approximately 10:00 a.m., Nampa Police Officers, with the assistance of the U. S. Marshals Service Greater Idaho Fugitive Task Force, received an alert on a vehicle that was possibly in the Treasure Valley, and believed to be occup...

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Posted on: January 8, 2024

Nampa Man Arrested on Multiple Charges of Sexual Exploitation of a Child

Press Release Child Exploitation Alatriste N24-00899

On January 5, 2024, at approximately 3:00 p.m., Nampa Police Officers arrested Alexis Alatriste, 26-years-old, of Nampa, after a family member discovered videos of Alatriste illegally touching a 4-year-old child. 

 

Officers met with the r...

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Posted on: December 5, 2023

Suspect Identified and Arrested in Felony Hit and Run Crash from August 18, 2023

Press Release Gutierrez hit and run arrest N23-47323

On December 5, 2023, Aldo Miguel Gutierrez, 19 years old, of Boise, turned himself in at the Ada County Jail on charges stemming from an injury hit and run crash that occurred in the 16000 block of N. Franklin Blvd. on August 18, 2023.  

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Posted on: December 5, 2023

Fatal Vehicle vs. Bicycle Crash

On December 5, 2023, at 6:17 a.m., Nampa police officers, fire and EMS were dispatched to an injury crash in the 16000 block of North Merchant Way. The crash involved a pickup truck and electric bicycle. The adult male bicyclist was transported by ground ...

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Posted on: November 22, 2023

Nampa Police Arrest Man for Sexual Exploitation of a Child by Electronic Means and Video Voyeurism

Press Release Wall N23-65841 video voy

On November 21, 2023, at approximately 11:00 a.m., Nampa Police Detectives, assisted by NPD Patrol, executed a search warrant in the 1000 block of S. Ivy Street in Nampa.  The search warrant was the result of a report of child abuse that had been...

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Posted on: October 19, 2023

Fatal Vehicle vs. Pedestrian Crash

Press Release fatal veh vs ped crash N23-59766

On October 18, 2023, at 4:56 p.m., Nampa Dispatch received several 911 calls reporting

a man on foot had been struck by a car in the 2000 block of Caldwell Blvd. Police, EMS

and Nampa Fire were dispatched to the scene. The adult male victim was transported ...

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Posted on: October 16, 2023

Nampa Man Arrested After He Shoots into an Occupied Vehicle

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On October 16, 2023, at 2:17 a.m. Nampa Dispatch received a 911 call from an adult reporting

he was sitting in his parked vehicle in a parking lot in the 1600 block of Smith Avenue when

another adult male, who was on foot, approached the parking lot with a ...

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Posted on: September 27, 2023

Nampa Man Shot, Suffers Non-Life-Threatening Injuries, Suspect in Custody

Press Release Pearl September 2023

On September 25, 2023, at approximately 2:14 p.m. Nampa Dispatch received a call from a local area hospital reporting an adult male had arrived at their facility and was being treated for a non-life-threatening gunshot wound. 

 

Officers r...

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Posted on: July 20, 2023

Meridian Man Arrested for Stalking and Threatening Caldwell City Council Members

Press Release caldwell city council

On June 27th, 2023, the Caldwell Police Department requested the assistance of the Nampa Police Department to investigate threats made against several Caldwell City Council Members via email. 

 On June 28th, 2023, Nampa Police Department&...

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Posted on: July 19, 2023

Nampa Police Arrest Man for Child Enticement – Concerned There are Other Victims

Press Release Kunz N23-35140

On July 19, 2023, Nampa Police Detectives served child enticement and disturbing the peace warrants on Jacob Lorenzo Kunz, 33 years old, of Meridian, at his place of work in Nampa. The warrants stem from Kunz driving near female pedestrians, both juvenile...

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Posted on: July 13, 2023

Traveling Retail Theft Trio Arrested in Nampa

Press Release traveling retail theft ring

On July 11, 2023, Nampa Police Detectives received a message from the Boise Police Department alerting officers to a retail theft ring in the Treasure Valley area. On the same day, a Nampa Police Detective was at a local department store in the 16000 bloc...

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Posted on: July 12, 2023

Nampa Police & U.S. Marshals Arrest Man from May 18, 2023 Amber Alert

Press Release Reyes Barricaded

On July 11, 2023, at approximately 12:15 p.m., officers with the Nampa Police Department Specialized Enforcement Team (S.E.T.) and U.S. Marshals Service arrived at a residence in the 1100 block of S. Ada. The Marshals Service had received information that...

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Posted on: May 15, 2023

Nampa Police Tactical Response Team Deploys Tactical Blood Program

Press Release Tactical Blood Program

At tonight’s Nampa City Council Meeting, Lt. Jason Cantrell recognized the Tactical Paramedics for their work on our Tactical Response Team (TRT) and for the creation and implementation of our Tactical Blood Program.

 The Nampa Police De...

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Posted on: May 11, 2023

Man Arrested for Sexual Abuse of a Child Under 16, Police Concerned There are Other Victims

Press release sexual abuse of a child N23-19401

Man Arrested for Sexual Abuse of a Child Under the Age of 16,

Nampa Police Concerned There are Other Victims

On April 9, 2023, at approximately 12:53 p.m. Nampa Police Dispatch received a call reporting a male adult in the restroom of a gas station in the 1...

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Posted on: May 8, 2023

Wanted Woman Flees from Police and Still at Large

press release pursuit suspect still at large N23-25552

Wanted Woman Flees from Police and Still at Large

On May 8th, 2023, at 2:25 p.m. in the 3900 block of Garrity Blvd., a Nampa Police Officer saw Crystal Rose Pero, 27, of Middleton, and he recognized her and knew she had outstanding warrants. As Nampa Dispa...

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Posted on: April 17, 2023

Two Separate Gang-Related Shootings in Nampa, One Injured, One Deceased

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Two Separate Gang-Related Shootings in Nampa, 

One Injured, One Deceased 

 

On April 17, 2023, at 1:35 a.m., Nampa Dispatch received a 911 call reporting someone had possibly been shot in the 16000 block of N. White Pine St. Caller...

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Posted on: March 29, 2023

Nampa Homicide Results in Ada County Homicide

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On March 28, 2023, at 8:43 p.m., Nampa Dispatch received a 911 call reporting a stabbing in the 2100 block of W. Grouse Street.  Nampa Police Officers and EMS were dispatched...

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Posted on: March 14, 2023

Two Wanted People Arrested in Nampa Home After SOG Activation

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Two Wanted People Arrested in Nampa Home After Special Operations Group Activation 

 On March 13, 2023, at approximately 2:30 p.m., the Nampa Police Department Special Investigations Unit (SIU) and Special Enforcement Team (SET) ...

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Posted on: January 17, 2023

December 2022 Traffic Report

December 2022 Traffic Report

The Nampa Police Department Sharing our December traffic contact and crash numbers.How about a New Year’s Resolution to work together to make travel in Nampa safer? Nampa Officers arrested 49 DUIs during December.PLEASE stop drinking an...

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