Orchard, Idaho

RESOURCES

ELMORE-ADA WATER PROJECT
Sponsored by SPF Water Engineering LLC

Elmore-Ada Water
A major water study completed in year 2008 indicating that it is physically, economically, and politically feasible to deliver water for urban use from the Snake River to the South Valley Area.



Elmore-Ada Water Project


SPF WATER
An Idaho-based water, wastewater & hydrogeologic consulting firm.

Urban Sprawl

A well-known and respected Idaho firm of engineers, geologists, and water rights specialists with a wealth of knowledge and experience in water engineering and geology, including Idaho water geology and regulations.

SPF Water Engineering LLC



BOISE VALLEY ECONOMIC PARTNERSHIP
Sponsored by Boise Metro Chamber of Commerce

Boise Valley Economic Partnership

An economic development organization providing information about the valley and demonstrating the community support for the continuation of a dynamic growing Boise Metro Area.



Boise Valley Economic Partnership


URBAN SPRAWL
Articles and Studies from The Sierra Club

Urban Sprawl

Three studies that support a conclusion that Boise City should be located at the center of the Boise Metro Area. These studies indicate that the urban quality of life and environmental benefits that result from encouraging efficient population and jobs growth by reducing sprawl and vehicle miles travelled.

Links

New Research on Population, Suburban Sprawl and Smart Growth

Population and Sprawl: A Complex Relationship

Population and Sprawl Factsheet



STATE OF IDAHO DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

STATE OF IDAHO DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

The State of Idaho Department of Commerce that provides information about commerce and trade within Idaho and encourages and supports encouragement and support for existing and and future industries and companies within the State of Idaho.


State of Idaho Department of Commerce


ADA COUNTY COMPREHENSIVE PLAN

Boise Valley Economic Partnership

The long-term plan that supports and encourages planned communities, including industrial and commercial development along with residential development in the rural areas of Ada County of Idaho.


Ada County Comprehensive Plan