Northeast Public Development Authority (NEPDA)

Authorized by and Date: RCW 35.21.730'.757, SMC 4.25, Ordinance No. C34813, on December 11, 2012, Ordinance-No. C35829 Reformation November 4, 2019.

Mission Statement/Purpose: To facilitate the redevelopment, development, and construction of public benefit projects, resulting in increased economic activity and job growth within the PDA boundary (The YARD).

Public Meeting date, time and location:
Date: May 8, 2020
Time: 10:30 a.m. to Noon
Location: Call-in only. If you wish to attend the meeting telephonically, please call the following number: 253.215.8782. The Password for the call is: 88201485057#. The Meeting ID is: 548927#. If you have problems accessing the meeting, please contact: 509.477.2265

Members Title Term Type Term Expiration
Josh Kearns,
Chairman
Commissioner,
Spokane County
1st Term Designated 1/1/2023
Michael Cathcart,
Vice Chair
Council Member,
City of Spokane
1st Term Designated 1/1/2023
Scott Simmons,
Secretary/Treasurer
Director,
City of Spokane Public Works
1st Term Designated 1/1/2023
Gerry Gemmill,
Designated Representative
CEO,
Spokane County
1st Term Designated 1/1/2023
Jordan Tampien,
Member
Co-Founder & Designated Broker,
4 Degrees Real Estate
1st Term At-large 2/14/2023
Cheryl Stewart,
Member
Executive Director,
Inland Northwest AGC
1st Term At-large 2/14/2023
Vacant   1st Term At-large  

*Designated Members include two board members from the City and County of Spokane

Pursuant to the provisions of RCW 4.96.020, the governing body of each local governmental entity shall appoint an agent to receive any claim for damages made under Chapter 4.96 RCW.

The NEPDA Board appointed the below-listed agent to receive any claims for damages under Chapter 4.96 RCW:

Agent Appointed: Executive Director

Office Address:
Northeast Public Development Authority
4001 N. Cook St.
Spokane, WA 99207

Business Hours:
Normal Business Hours
Monday through Friday
8:00 am to 5:00 pm, except holidays

Board Member Meeting Packets

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Minutes


Contact Information

David Guthrie
Executive Director
Northeast Public Development Authority
david@northeastpda.com
509.992.0551 (Cell)
509.487.1603 Ext. 222 (Desk)

City Council Liaison
Michael Cathcart
mcathcart@spokanecity.org

City Staff
Teri Stripes
509.625.6597
tstripes@spokanecity.org

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Announcements

City and County approve new Interlocal Agreement

Effective January 1st, 2020, the City and County of Spokane executed a reformed Northeast Public Development Authority Interlocal Agreement. The purpose is to reformulate and revise the prior Interlocal Agreement to allow for additional property and inclusion of the County, and to align resources, property, and services to assist both the City and County in their ability to improve the economic conditions consistent with RCW 36.01.085 and RCW 35.21.703. To the extent appropriate and consistent with the needs and objectives of the City and County, the PDA will acquire and manage real property, secure financing, undertake the construction and development of and otherwise accomplish all purposes required for development and management of the Projects, which, by agreement of the parties, may extend beyond the geographical boundaries of the PDA.