Boise has the largest percentage gain in metro construction jobs in the entire nation.  This all comes out with a new survey from the Associated General Contractors.

 

This is great news for the Boise economy.  Construction workers hired buy cars, dinner, entertainment, etc.

 

Over $1 Billion has been invested over the past year for places like the City Center Plaza, Simplot headquarters, JUMP, and three different new hotels.  Lots of residential buildings are popping up as well as 154 townhomes next to State Street and Roe.