Stories tagged: Idaho governor's mansion
Mon., Nov. 21, 2016, 4:06 p.m.
With no governor’s mansion, Idaho to continue paying Gov. Otter $54,000 a year to live at home
Idaho remains one of just six states with no governor’s mansion, and a state committee decided Monday to continue paying a $4,500-per-month housing stipend to the governor until that changes.
Thu., Dec. 19, 2013
Idaho governor mansion furnishings to be sold
BOISE – There likely won’t be a governor’s yard sale, but Idaho is quietly moving to sell the furnishings that filled its never-occupied governor’s mansion. “The basic supposition, really, is …
Sun., May 19, 2013
Eye on Boise: Otter’s housing stipend to resume
BOISE – Former longtime chief state economist Mike Ferguson analyzed the latest state tax revenue news – which showed revenues surging 13.2 percent over forecasts for April, the biggest tax …
Thu., Nov. 22, 2012
Ideas aplenty for future of empty, costly Idaho mansion
BOISE – Idaho could turn its unoccupied, hilltop governor’s mansion into the “Governor’s Hill” winery, one citizen suggests, remaking the grassy hillsides into terraced vineyards and the house into a …
Wed., Nov. 21, 2012, 12:45 p.m.
Idahoans suggest new uses for unused governor’s mansion
Idaho could turn its unoccupied, hilltop governor’s mansion into the “Governor’s Hill” winery, one citizen suggests, remaking the grassy hillsides into terraced vineyards and the house into a tasting room …
Sat., July 7, 2012
Idaho governor’s mansion unused but still costly
BOISE – For more than three decades, Idaho has struggled with the issue of a governor’s mansion, ever since then-Gov. Cecil Andrus refused to live in the deteriorating Boise home …