Energize Our Neighborhoods | Economic Development


Economic Development

"The most important economic development strategy is to support local businesses first -- because only through their success can our community continue to thrive and grow."  Mayor Bieter

The Vista Neighborhood is the gateway to the City of Boise and home to the Boise Airport. With nearly 400 businesses located within the neighborhood, economic development is at the forefront in our quest to enhance livability.


Vista Bench Business Association

The work of the Vista Bench Business Association focuses on "protecting the interests of its members, providing a larger regional voice in Boise City matters pertaining to the Vista Bench, and supporting economic development on the Vista Bench".

  • Vista Bench Events
    Businesses along Vista Avenue are partnering to offer a Third Thursday specials, as well as other events, special deals, discounts,and promotions.


 Livability Indicators

  • Number and Type of Existing Area Businesses

  • New Businesses Opened in the Area