Communication and Public Awareness


We do our best to compile articles that appear in newspapers and magazines about transportation and growth issues in the Treasure Valley. The Idaho Statesman and the Idaho Press are the largest newspapers in the area and explore growth issues quite regularly.



Idaho Ed News, October 13, 2020
West Ada Records First Enrollment Drop in Decades



Idaho Business Review, September 9, 2020
Mitch Skiles, Hailey Townsend take positions at COMPASS

Idaho Business Review, September 1, 2020
Rachel Haukkala promoted to associate planner



Idaho Business Review, August 21, 2020
Finding a transportation solution we can all support

KIVI, August 14, 2020
COMPASS looking for comment on proposed transportation projects

Idaho Statesman, August 13, 2020
New Ada County freeway was supposed to handle growth. Growth is here. The freeway isn't



Idaho Press, July 31, 2020
COMPASS growth survey highlights desire for managed growth, housing affordability, environment

KTVB, July 27, 2020
Idahoans value growth management, transportation and affordable housing in Ada, Canyon Counties growth plans

KIVI, July 27, 2020
COMPASS growth survey results released

Idaho Statesman, July 7, 2020
Traffic on the Greenbelt more than doubled in some spots during Idaho's stay-at-home order



Idaho Press, June 7, 2020
Guest opinion: How do you want to see the Treasure Valley grow?

KBOI, June 3, 2020
The Treasure Valley is growing. What are local officials plans for the future?

Boise Dev, June 2, 2020
What should the Treasure Valley's future look like? Survey asks for input

KIVI, June 2, 2020
New COMPASS survey seeks input into growth options



CBS2 News, April 21, 2020
COMPASS: Ada, Canyon county population estimated at more than 737,000

The Idaho Press, April 21, 2020
COMPASS: Treasure Valley grows by 25K in a year, up to 737K residents

The Idaho Press, April 9, 2020
Four agencies, one project: How to build an overpass at Linder Road

The Idaho Press, April 5, 2020
Letter to the Editor: Participate



Cavalcade Magazine (The Idaho Press), March 30, 2020
Major Transportation Players

Cavalcade Magazine (The Idaho Press), March 30, 2020
Rails with trails a long way down the tracks

Cavalcade Magazine (The Idaho Press), March 30, 2020
What is park and ride?

Cavalcade Magazine (The Idaho Press), March 30, 2020
More cars, more problems: Leaders look for solutions to the transportation crunch

Cavalcade Magazine (The Idaho Press), March 30, 2020
Nampa's Amazon fulfillment center to make major impact on Idaho roads

Cavalcade Magazine (The Idaho Press), March 30, 2020
Treasure Valley faces $250 million per year shortfall for transportation funding

Cavalcade Magazine (The Idaho Press), March 30, 2020
What is COMPASS?

The Idaho Press, March 28, 2020
Transportation: Why it matters now

The Weekly Mailer, March 9, 2020
Census 2020 – Making Idaho Count

Idaho Press, March 5, 2020
ACHD, COMPASS partner on new park-and-ride study

The Arbiter, March 4, 2020
City of Boise prepares for 2020 census following remarkable growth



Idaho Press, February 27, 2020
COMPASS asks lawmakers to let it consider HOV lanes

KTVB, February 21, 2020
Community planners want to explore HOV lanes in Idaho

Idaho Business Review, February 20, 2020
How many multifamily housing units should a city have?

Boise Dev, February 4, 2020
Growing valley, growing roads: $767 million earmarked for 143 road projects: what’s up near you



Boise Weekly, January 15, 2020
The Road Traveled

Idaho Press, January 11, 2020
New Star mayor says growth tops his agenda

Idaho Press, January 6, 2020
COMPASS' legislative priorities include local option tax, cellphone ban

Idaho Business Review, January 2, 2020
Tevrin Fuller joins Community Planning Association of Southwest Idaho

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