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Nampa

(năm`pə), city (1990 pop. 28,365), Canyon co., SW Idaho, in the fertile Treasure Valley; inc. 1890. It is the commercial, processing, and shipping center for an irrigated agricultural, orchard, and dairy region. It has food and seed processing plants and is an important computer electronics manufacturing center. Consumer goods, furniture, and metal and wood products are also manufactured. Northwest Nazarene Univ. is there. A U.S. wildlife refuge is nearby.
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There is a significant unmet need in Nampa as well as Idaho for supported housing for young adults.
In 2015-2016 the number of homeless students (pre-K-12) according to the Nampa School District was 1275 with total number of 1528; which included 185 unaccompanied.
While Nampa is a big city for Idaho, it still has the heart and spirit of a small town, with people coming together when they see a need and getting done what needs to be done.
Through community partnership efforts between individuals, businesses and local government, the city built the Nampa Civic Center, the Nampa Recreation Center and the Idaho Center.
Following a complaint investigation, the department ordered, and Nampa agreed to, some corrective actions.
In September 2001, per the corrective action plan, a Nampa special education teacher initiated various school/parent communications, including invitations to meetings.