Category Archives: Communities

  • Rural ED Pro Grant Applications OpenMay 11, 2022

    Applications are open now for the Rural Idaho Economic Development Professional Grant Program. The intent of the Rural Idaho Economic Development Professional Grant Program is to build economic development capacity...

  • Community Development Week: Challis Fire StationApril 15, 2022

    It’s our final post for Community Development Week! The North Custer Rural Fire District CDBG project consisted of the construction of a new fire station facility. The previous facility was...

  • Community Development Week: City of FruitlandApril 14, 2022

    This CDBG job creation project was recently completed in the city of Fruitland. The project consisted of construction of new street (NW 7th Street) east of Highway 95 in Fruitland,...

  • Community Development Week: City of Spirit LakeApril 13, 2022

    The City of Spirit Lake recently finished the construction of a 500,000-gallon water storage reservoir, funded in part by a CDBG grant. The water project will create a large enough...

  • Community Development Week: City of MaladApril 12, 2022

    The City of Malad recently completed a splash pad project thanks in part to funding from a CDBG grant awarded by Idaho Commerce. Funds went towards the construction of the...

  • Community Development Week: Mountain HomeApril 11, 2022

    As part of Community Development Week we’re highlighting some of our completed Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) projects. Recently, the City of Mountain Home completed a project to improve its...

  • RCIF Success Story: SJX Jet BoatsFebruary 11, 2022

    In 2019, the City of Orofino learned that local company, SJX Jet Boats, was slowly becoming more and more frustrated with the Orofino Business Center space where they conducted their...

  • CDBG Success Story: Gooding CountyFebruary 4, 2022

    Gooding County EMS was awarded $500,000 from the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program to build an over 5,000 square-foot, 4-bay EMS building with offices, sleeping quarters, a kitchen, a...