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2024 IHBA Legislative Report

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2024 Primary Election Overview

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2023 BCASWI Government Advocacy Issues

List of Advocacy Issues and Results

 

BCASWI Political Action Committee Endorsements

https://bcaswi.org/files/BCASWI-2023-Endorsements.pdf

 

2023 Local Municipality Regulatory Issues

 

ACHD PROWAG Outreach Presentation
July 19 is the deadline for written comments.

Link to Presentation

 

NAHB Idaho WOTUS

Link to Video

 

City of Boise Zoning Codes

BCASWI submitted testimony letter opposing the Assured Water provisions.

Link to Letter

 

City of Kuna Code Revisions

BCASWI is following closely as some provisions could have a significant impact on the building industry

 

Kuna school board

BCASWI supported the failed Kuna School Bond in an effort to mitigate fees on builders

 

Eagle Pathway Standards

BCASWI wrote letter asking for meeting with Mayor. Have since had Several meetings with Mayor, Commissioners, and staff

Link to Letter

 

City of Eagle

BCASWI initiating application to change notification requirements for neighborhood and public meetings

Eagle Notification Ordinance Letter

Eagle Ordinance Proposed Edits

Proposed Water Capitalization Fee Changes Letter

 

Ada County Highway District / ADD Accessibility Standards

Adopting ProWag (ADA compliance group) recommendations that are stronger than federal regulations. BCASWI formed task force and are attending meetings and meeting with staff and Commissioners.  Asking to allow flexibility, not mandate and to wait until federal government completes standard setting process.

Link to Letter