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A Love Letter to Boise

Lauren
A friend once said that serving in local government is like writing a love letter to your city over and over again, each and every day. So true. Like many of you, I love Boise dearly. I love serving every...

Idaho Statesman: Women to become majority on Boise City Council

Lauren
“While our operations won’t change, the community will notice that we have a female majority council for the first time in a generation, and I hope young girls, our daughters, sisters, nieces, granddaughters, will be inspired and envision themselves leading...

Help us better serve you

Lauren
This year we want to be sure to connect with each of you on the issues you care about. To do this in ways that work best for citizens, I’ve got a couple questions. Please tell me how you’d like...

Let’s have a conversation about school calendar options

Lauren
Like many of us, my husband and I intentionally chose Boise as the place to raise our children and call home.  We were high school sweethearts from a small village in upstate New York but chose Boise as home because...