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All rights reserved. http://www.cityofboise.org/web_resources/cob_resources/images/small_logo.gif Boise Parks & Recreation News http://www.cityofboise.org webmaster@cityofboise.org (Boise WebMaster) City of Boise Umbraco RSS Generator Fri, 16 Apr 2010 16:53:36 -0600 60 Press Release Boise Parks & Recreation News Webmaster@cityofboise.org Latest News from Boise Parks & Recreation webmaster webmaster@cityofboise.org no Road to X Games Returns to Boise June 28-29 http://parks.cityofboise.org/news/2019/02/road-to-x-games-returns-to-boise-june-28-29/ The City of Boise is proud to welcome ESPN staff and world-class X Games athletes back to Rhodes Skate Park for the Road to X Games: Boise Park Qualifier on June 28 and 29, 2019. 2/13/2019 10:47:13 AM webmaster@cityofboise.org (Boise Webmaster) Press Release http://parks.cityofboise.org/news/2019/02/road-to-x-games-returns-to-boise-june-28-29/ Boise Parks and Recreation Seeks Federal Funding for Hobble Creek Pickleball Complex http://parks.cityofboise.org/news/2019/01/boise-parks-and-recreation-seeks-federal-funding-for-hobble-creek-pickleball-complex/ In an effort to provide recreational opportunities for all ages and interests in the City of Boise, members of the Parks and Recreation Department team are working on securing funding to build a pickleball complex at Hobble Creek Park in west Boise. 1/7/2019 2:39:15 PM webmaster@cityofboise.org (Boise Webmaster) Press Release http://parks.cityofboise.org/news/2019/01/boise-parks-and-recreation-seeks-federal-funding-for-hobble-creek-pickleball-complex/ Boise Parks and Recreation offers great activities this winter and spring http://parks.cityofboise.org/news/2018/12/boise-parks-and-recreation-offers-great-activities-this-winter-and-spring/ Our Winter/Spring Activity Guide is filled with hundreds of classes for children, teens and adults! 12/17/2018 8:55:45 AM webmaster@cityofboise.org (Boise Webmaster) Press Release http://parks.cityofboise.org/news/2018/12/boise-parks-and-recreation-offers-great-activities-this-winter-and-spring/ New Ribbon of Jewels Park donated to City of Boise http://parks.cityofboise.org/news/2018/12/new-ribbon-of-jewels-park-donated-to-city-of-boise/ The City of Boise plans to add a new gem to its Ribbon of Jewels. 12/12/2018 2:07:41 PM webmaster@cityofboise.org (Boise Webmaster) Press Release http://parks.cityofboise.org/news/2018/12/new-ribbon-of-jewels-park-donated-to-city-of-boise/ Celebrate the season at the Boise Depot's Holiday Open House http://parks.cityofboise.org/news/2018/11/celebrate-the-season-at-the-boise-depots-holiday-open-house/ Join the Parks and Recreation Department for a festive open house and toy drive to benefit Toys for Tots from 5:30-8:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 13 at the historic Boise Depot.  11/29/2018 7:39:27 AM webmaster@cityofboise.org (Boise Webmaster) Press Release http://parks.cityofboise.org/news/2018/11/celebrate-the-season-at-the-boise-depots-holiday-open-house/ Pioneer Day Shelter open weekends for families in need http://parks.cityofboise.org/news/2018/11/pioneer-day-shelter-open-weekends-for-families-in-need/ The Boise Parks and Recreation Department will reopen the Pioneer Day Shelter this Saturday, Dec. 1 for families experiencing homelessness. 11/29/2018 11:10:48 AM webmaster@cityofboise.org (Boise Webmaster) Press Release http://parks.cityofboise.org/news/2018/11/pioneer-day-shelter-open-weekends-for-families-in-need/ Upcoming river bank and Greenbelt repairs http://parks.cityofboise.org/news/2018/11/upcoming-river-bank-and-greenbelt-repairs/ The Boise Parks and Recreation Department will be completing repair projects along the Boise River Greenbelt and adjacent river bank over the coming months.  12/10/2018 8:57:57 AM webmaster@cityofboise.org (Boise Webmaster) Press Release http://parks.cityofboise.org/news/2018/11/upcoming-river-bank-and-greenbelt-repairs/ Current Greenbelt closure and construction http://parks.cityofboise.org/news/2018/11/current-greenbelt-closure-and-construction/ Before you plan your ride or walk with your family, it’s important to know there are construction projects along the way. 11/27/2018 8:28:13 AM webmaster@cityofboise.org (Boise Webmaster) Press Release http://parks.cityofboise.org/news/2018/11/current-greenbelt-closure-and-construction/ Ridge to Rivers partners launch new online trail map http://parks.cityofboise.org/news/2018/11/ridge-to-rivers-partners-launch-new-online-trail-map/ Members of the Ridge to Rivers partnership are excited to announce a new beta interactive trail map that is now live on the Ridge to Rivers website, https://www.ridgetorivers.org/. 11/13/2018 9:14:22 AM webmaster@cityofboise.org (Boise Webmaster) Press Release http://parks.cityofboise.org/news/2018/11/ridge-to-rivers-partners-launch-new-online-trail-map/ Donations and volunteers needed for youth shopping trip http://parks.cityofboise.org/news/2018/11/donations-and-volunteers-needed-for-youth-shopping-trip/ Each year, we help children in our community shop for presents at our annual Kids Holiday Shopping Spree. We need your help to make it happen! 12/5/2018 3:53:33 PM webmaster@cityofboise.org (Boise Webmaster) Press Release http://parks.cityofboise.org/news/2018/11/donations-and-volunteers-needed-for-youth-shopping-trip/ Seasonal dog off-leash program to begin Nov. 1 in two city parks http://parks.cityofboise.org/news/2018/10/seasonal-dog-off-leash-program-to-begin-nov-1-in-two-city-parks/ Bring on the dogs! Ann Morrison Park and Optimist Youth Sports Complex will once again become seasonal dog off-leash areas starting Thursday, Nov. 1. 10/24/2018 1:11:46 PM webmaster@cityofboise.org (Boise Webmaster) Press Release http://parks.cityofboise.org/news/2018/10/seasonal-dog-off-leash-program-to-begin-nov-1-in-two-city-parks/ Parking in City of Boise parks during Boise State home games http://parks.cityofboise.org/news/2018/10/parking-in-city-of-boise-parks-during-boise-state-home-games/ The Boise Police Department and Boise Parks and Recreation Department want to remind football fans that all vehicles must be parked legally within Julia Davis Park, Ann Morrison Park, Idaho Fallen Firefighters Memorial Park and Kristin Armstrong Municipal Park. 10/16/2018 9:43:58 AM webmaster@cityofboise.org (Boise Webmaster) Press Release http://parks.cityofboise.org/news/2018/10/parking-in-city-of-boise-parks-during-boise-state-home-games/ Zoo Boise announces birth of red panda cub http://parks.cityofboise.org/news/2018/09/zoo-boise-announces-birth-of-red-panda-cub/ Zoo Boise, a division of Boise Parks and Recreation, is happy to announce the birth of a red panda cub this summer.  9/4/2018 4:03:33 PM webmaster@cityofboise.org (Boise Webmaster) Press Release http://parks.cityofboise.org/news/2018/09/zoo-boise-announces-birth-of-red-panda-cub/ City of Boise stresses the importance of life jacket use at local ponds http://parks.cityofboise.org/news/2018/07/city-of-boise-stresses-the-importance-of-life-jacket-use-at-local-ponds/ Summer is in full swing and many people are floating the Boise River and flocking to local ponds to cool off.  7/30/2018 3:16:00 PM webmaster@cityofboise.org (Boise Webmaster) Press Release http://parks.cityofboise.org/news/2018/07/city-of-boise-stresses-the-importance-of-life-jacket-use-at-local-ponds/ City of Boise and St. Luke's continue partnership to make life jackets more accessible http://parks.cityofboise.org/news/2018/06/city-of-boise-and-st-lukes-continue-partnership-to-make-life-jackets-more-accessible/ With temperatures heating up and pools open for the summer, a successful community partnership is back in action to connect Idaho families to important water safety resources. 6/19/2018 9:08:55 PM webmaster@cityofboise.org (Boise Webmaster) Press Release http://parks.cityofboise.org/news/2018/06/city-of-boise-and-st-lukes-continue-partnership-to-make-life-jackets-more-accessible/ City of Boise and ESPN agree to Road to X Games event in 2019 http://parks.cityofboise.org/news/2018/06/city-of-boise-and-espn-agree-to-road-to-x-games-event-in-2019/ During this morning’s opening ceremonies, ESPN and the City of Boise announced that an agreement has been reached for Rhodes Skate Park to host the Road to X Games: Boise Qualifier through 2019. 6/18/2018 7:34:01 AM webmaster@cityofboise.org (Boise Webmaster) Press Release http://parks.cityofboise.org/news/2018/06/city-of-boise-and-espn-agree-to-road-to-x-games-event-in-2019/ Zoo Boise breaks ground on new Gorongosa exhibit http://parks.cityofboise.org/news/2018/04/zoo-boise-breaks-ground-on-new-gorongosa-exhibit/ City of Boise and Friends of Zoo Boise leaders broke ground on the new Gorongosa National Park Exhibit today. 4/9/2018 8:55:11 AM webmaster@cityofboise.org (Boise Webmaster) Press Release http://parks.cityofboise.org/news/2018/04/zoo-boise-breaks-ground-on-new-gorongosa-exhibit/ J.A. and Kathryn Albertson Family Foundation to bring world-class bike skills park to Boise http://parks.cityofboise.org/news/2018/03/ja-and-kathryn-albertson-family-foundation-to-bring-world-class-bike-skills-park-to-boise/ The City of Boise will partner with the J.A. and Kathryn Albertson Family Foundation to build a state-of-the-art bike skills park.  4/5/2018 5:07:12 PM webmaster@cityofboise.org (Boise Webmaster) Press Release http://parks.cityofboise.org/news/2018/03/ja-and-kathryn-albertson-family-foundation-to-bring-world-class-bike-skills-park-to-boise/ Boise City Council Approves Projects to Receive Open Space and Clean Water Levy Funding http://parks.cityofboise.org/news/2018/02/boise-city-council-approves-projects-to-receive-open-space-and-clean-water-levy-funding/ The Boise City Council has approved funding for two projects that meet the City of Boise’s conservation goals. 2/27/2018 3:18:20 PM webmaster@cityofboise.org (Boise Webmaster) Press Release http://parks.cityofboise.org/news/2018/02/boise-city-council-approves-projects-to-receive-open-space-and-clean-water-levy-funding/ Boise City Council approves electronic bicycle (e-bike) changes to city ordinance http://parks.cityofboise.org/news/2017/12/boise-city-council-approves-electronic-bicycle-(e-bike)-changes-to-city-ordinance/ The Boise City Council has approved changes to the city’s bicycle ordinance to address electric bicycles (e-bikes).  2/21/2018 12:14:01 PM webmaster@cityofboise.org (Boise Webmaster) Press Release http://parks.cityofboise.org/news/2017/12/boise-city-council-approves-electronic-bicycle-(e-bike)-changes-to-city-ordinance/