- Ada County Development Services
- A private airstrip proposed for the Boise Foothills won't go forward after county officials granted an appeal from the city to reject the project.
In a 2-1 vote, the Ada County Commission granted an appeal Aug. 10 to officially deny permission for construction of a private airstrip in the Boise Foothills.
The full commission heard the appeal by the city of Boise after Ada County Planning and Zoning approved the airstrip in May.
Ada County Commissioners Jim Tibbs and Rick Yzaguirre voted to approve the appeal, with the dissenting vote coming from Commissioner Dave Case.
"It comes down to property rights," Case said.