Not long after, still 1916, a circus came through Mountain Home. A monkey decided to retire from his life in the circus and escaped. He was found later in the desert of Mountain Home, well after the traveling circus had moved on.
Idaho has a strong commitment to sustainability, recycling, being resourceful and utilizing natural recourses. Boise leads the country as one of the most earth friendly and 'green' cities in the country.
It is called the "Pathway Master Plan" and the Boise City Council voted unanimously to approve it. Once finished, 76 percent of Boiseans will be within a 10 minute walk of a park while also connecting to work, school and shopping.
The famous and popular greenbelt in Boise is undergoing an update. While it is disturbing the pathway in large sections at time, it will be worth it in the end. Learn more with the photos below including the current areas under construction and the ones that are about to be under construction soon.