© 2023 Boise State Public Radio
WebHeader_3.png
NPR in Idaho
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00
0:00
Available On Air Stations
Stay up to date on the 2023 legislative session – subscribe to our Legislative Round-Up newsletter today.

City Club Of Boise - Idaho's Road To Economic Recovery

ccb_id_economic_recovery_forum.png

Governor Brad Little has reported that Idaho has the most financially solvent budget and strongest economy in the nation. That, paired with vaccine rollout efforts, should position Idahoans for a swift economic recovery from the devastation wreaked by the pandemic on businesses statewide. However, the path to recovery is varied and for some may come too late, but some are poised to rebound quickly, especially with continued support from local and state organizations.

 

The City Club of Boise welcomed Sean Keithly, City of Boise Economic Development Director, and Tom Kealey, Director of Idaho Department of Commerce, to discuss the tools available to bolster local businesses and support the health of consumers and employees in Idaho and the Treasure Valley.

I am a second-generation Idahoan and have worked for BSPR for nearly 25 years. You can hear me on-air as a weekday host on our news station and I oversee operational efforts for our program department. I created the award-winning documentary ‘I Used to Listen to KBSU: An Origin Story’ and I find great pride in helping news and music listeners across our vast broadcast region connect with information and the arts.