Keeping Boise Nice | Boise State Public Radio

“If you’re local to the area you’ve probably heard the phrase “Boise nice” before. Well, it’s more than just a saying. There’s a nonprofit dedicated to spreading this idea throughout the city. Rourke O’brien, co-founder of the Boise Nice Project, joined Idaho Matters to talk more about the friendliness of the city and how the…

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Get out, help the environment with Boise Plogs

“The Boise Nice Project, Inc. will hold Boise Plogs 2022 on April 23 throughout the Boise area. Plogging is a combination of jogging with picking up litter, so people can improve their physical health as well as the health of the environment. It started as an organized activity in Sweden around 2016 and spread to…

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Boise Nice holds first-ever plogging event to celebrate Earth Day

“BOISE, Idaho — Plogging started in Sweden in 2016 as a way for people to pick up litter and get exercise while doing it, and now that trend has made its way to the City of Trees. Boise Nice organized the first event here in the Treasure Valley as volunteers cleaned up parks, trails, and other…

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