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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


2023 Local Municipality Regulatory Issues


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

Link to Presentation



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