Amber Waldref

Amber Waldref

City Council Member, District 1
Term: 2014-2017
awaldref@spokanecity.org

Born and raised in Northeast Spokane, Amber holds undergraduate degrees in sociology and English from Georgetown University and a M.A. from Antioch University, Seattle. She worked at the federal, state and local levels in the non-profit sector as an environmental and public health advocate, promoting effective clean up of the Hanford Nuclear Reservation and the Spokane River, among other issues.

She partnered with educational and social agencies, including Eastern Washington University and United Way, in developing the Spokane Community Indicators Initiative, which aims to create a healthier, more vibrant community by using data to identify needs, priorities, and opportunities for economic, social, and environmental progress. She is a graduate of Leadership Spokane, Class of 2008.

Amber is an active volunteer in the Logan neighborhood, where she lives with her husband and two daughters. She is committed to open communication and involving citizens at the neighborhood level in identifying ways to enhance our great city.

Her Priorities Are

  • Increase community safety
  • Advance sustainable economic development and job opportunities
  • Encourage community involvement in decision-making
  • Support implementation of neighborhood planning efforts, especially in District 1

Key Legislation and Projects

Current Council Related Boards, Committees and Commissions

Legislative Assistant

Jacqui Halvorson
509.625.6719
jhalvorson@spokanecity.org

Voting History

Date Description Vote
08/28/17 Ordinance C35537 - Relating to human rights; amending sections 18.01.030, 18.01.050, and 18.03.020; and enacting a new section 18.03.025 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
08/28/17 Resolution 2017-0076 - Requesting that the state legislature pass the agreed-upon capital budget separate from the needed effort to address the Hirst decision. Yea
08/28/17 Resolution 2017-0077 - Accepting the Main Avenue Visioning Study as a component of future downtown Spokane Planning efforts. Yea
08/28/17 Resolution 2017-0078 - Declaring Boerger Rotary Lobe Pumps and Macerating Technology a sole source provider and authorizing the purchase of replacement pumps and parts from Goble Sampson & Associates for $117, 818.12 including shipping without public bidding. Yea
08/21/17 Ordinance C35524 - Relating to multiple-family housing property tax exemption; amending sections SMC 8.02.0695, 8.15.020, 8.15.030, 8.15.040, 8.15.050, 8.15.060, 8.15.080, 8.15.090, 8.15.100, 8.15.110, and 8.15.120; and repealing SMC section 8.15.130 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
08/21/17 Ordinance C35535 - Relating to expansion of the area shown in Spokane Municipal Code Map 17C.370-M1, into additional areas in residential zones, where existing neighborhood commercial structures may restore a discontinued or other approved commercial use; and amending SMC sections 17C.370.010, 17C.370.020, and 17C.370.030. Yea
08/21/17 Ordinance C35536 - Adopting a threshold docketing process for deciding when comprehensive plan amendment proposals will be added to the City's annual comprehensive plan amendment work program or alternatively to an ongoing work program or periodic update; amending sections 17G.020.010, 17G.020.020, 17G.020.030, 17G.020.040, 17G.020.050, 17G.020.060, 17G.020.070, 17G.025.010 and 8.02.010; adopting new sections 17G.020.25 and 17G.020.26 to Chapter 17G.020 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
08/21/17 Resolution 2017-0071 - Amending the City Council rules of procedure to amend the Council’s standing committees. Yea
08/21/17 Resolution 2017-0074 - Approving the 2017 Action Plan Component of the 2015-2020 Consolidated Plan for Title 1 CDBG, HOME, and ESG grant funds. Yea
08/21/17 Resolution 2017-0075 - Updating the regular meeting times for the City Council Committees and Study Session and approving amendments to the City Council standing committee administrative procedures Yea
08/14/17 Ordinance C35532 - Relating to the humane treatment of dogs adding a new section to Chapter 10.24A. and amending SMC 1.05.210. Yea
08/14/17 Ordinance C35534 - Relating imprest accounts, amending SMC sections 7.03.150 and 7.03.200. Yea
08/14/17 Resolution 2017-0069 - Regarding the appointment of pro and con committees and the preparation of fiscal impact statements concerning Proposition Nos. 1 and 2, to appear on the November 7, 2017 General Election ballot, and approving the procedures therefor. Yea
08/14/17 Resolution 2017-0070 - Declaring First Watch Solutions (Carlsbad, CA) a sole source for FirstWatch which is the real-time situational awareness, dash boarding, data analysis/visualization, biosurveillance (and automated alerting) software system; and authorizing the purchase of said software system and annual support and maintenance-$197,154 (plus tax if applicable). Yea
08/14/17 Resolution 2017-0072 - Joint City County Resolution approving and authorizing the execution of United States Department of Transportation Federal Aviation Administration Airport Improvement Program Grant Offer No. 3-53-0073-031-2017. (“Runway 7-25 and Taxiway C Shoulder Project”) Yea
08/14/17 Resolution 2017-0073 - Joint City County Resolution approving and authorizing the execution of United States Department of Transportation Federal Aviation Administration Airport Improvement Program Grant Offer No. 3-53-0072-055-2017. (“Felts Field Master Plan”) Yea
07/31/17 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35531 - amending Ordinance No. C35457 passed by the City Council November 28, 2016, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2017, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2017, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage,” and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $20,000; TO: Arterial Street Fund, same amount. and Arterial Street Fund From: General Fund, $20,000 To: Contractual Services, same amount. (This action provides for traffic data collection and analysis along with public outreach on the Upper South Hill between Regal and Freya from 29th to the south City limits.) Yea
07/31/17 Ordinance C35523 - Amending Ordinance C27459 vacating Jenkins Street from 136.5 feet west of Monroe Street to Monroe Street, in the City of Spokane. Yea
07/31/17 Ordinance C35526 - Amending SMC sections 13.02.0560, 13.02.0562, 13.02.0563 and 13.02.0568; to chapter 13.02 of the Spokane Municipal Code; and setting an effective date. Yea
07/31/17 Ordinance C35527 - Amending SMC sections 13.10.010, and 13.10.030 to chapter 13.10; sections 13.035.500, and 13.035.600; to chapter 13.035 of the Spokane Municipal Code; and setting an effective date. Yea
07/31/17 Ordinance C35528 - Amending SMC sections 13.03.1004, 13.03.1006, 13.03.1008, 13.03.1010, 13.03.1012, 13.03.1014, 13.03.1016, 13.03.1018, 13.03.1020, 13.03.1022; and 13.03.1226; to chapter 13.03 of the Spokane Municipal Code; and setting an effective date. Yea
07/31/17 Ordinance C35529 - Amending SMC sections 13.04.2002, 13.04.2004, 13.04.2005, 13.04.2008, 13.04.2010, 13.04.2012, 13.04.2014, 13.04.2015, 13.04.2016, and 13.04.2019; of the Spokane Municipal Code; and setting an effective date. Yea
07/31/17 Ordinance C35530 - Amending SMC sections 13.02.0502, 13.02.0504, 13.02.0506, 13.02.0508, 13.02.0510, 13.02.0512, 13.02.0514, 13.02.0516, 13.02.0518, 13.02.0520, 13.02.0528, 13.02.0530, 13.02.0552, and 13.02.0554; to chapter 13.02 of the Spokane Municipal Code; and setting an effective date. Yea
07/31/17 Resolution 2017-0062 - Opposing the Federal Communications Commission's proposal, ("Restoring Internet Freedom") that will roll back the enforcement of net neutrality principles. Yea
07/31/17 Resolution 2017-0063 - $2,073,973.60 of Limited Tax General Obligation Bonds, 2017 Series B (Police Evidence Facility on Alki). Yea
07/31/17 Resolution 2017-0064 - $1,341,975.98 of Limited Tax General Obligation Bonds, 2017 Series C (Purchase of Gardner Building). Yea
07/31/17 Resolution 2017-0065 - $3,324,957.53 of Limited Tax General Obligation Bonds, 2017 Series D (U District LRF Project). Yea
07/24/17 Resolution 2017-0059 - Setting hearing before the City Council for August 28, 2017 for the vacation of Elm Street from the north line of 5th Avenue to the south line of the railroad right-of-way, as requested by Avista. Yea
07/24/17 Resolution 2017-0060 - Expressing the intention of the City Council to designate residential targeted areas, amend SMC 8.15.030 and to set a public hearing on July 31, 2017. Yea
07/24/17 Resolution 2017-0061 - Requesting the Spokane County Auditor to hold a Special Election on November 7, 2017 in conjunction with the scheduled General Election to submit to the voters of the City of Spokane a proposition regarding an amendment to the Spokane Municipal Code relating to the prohibition of oil and coal shipment by rail. Yea
07/17/17 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35517 - Amending Ordinance No. C35457 passed by the City Council November 28, 2016, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2017, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2017, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage,” and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in:Library Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $169,600; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action appropriates additional funding for various ongoing Library needs.) Yea
07/17/17 Ordinance C35519 - Relating to climate change, global warming, and the City of Spokane’s Sustainability Action Plan; re-naming Title 15; and enacting a new chapter 15.05 to the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
07/17/17 Ordinance C35520 - Relating to the building code; amending SMC sections 17F.050.010, 17F.050.090 and 17F.050.200. Yea
07/17/17 Ordinance C35522 - Creating the West Plains/Airport Area Public Development Authority and approving its charter and bylaws. Yea
07/17/17 Resolution 2017-0058 - Approving indemnification of City employees Frank Straub, Kevin King, Robert Collins, Cory Lyons, and Scott Lesser in the Estate of Danny Cecil Jones, et al. v. City of Spokane, et al., USDC, Eastern District of Washington, Cause 2:16-cv-00325-JLQ and any judgment rendered against them in that lawsuit will be paid by the City of Spokane or its insurance carrier(s), with the possible exception of punitive damages. Yea
07/10/17 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35518 - Amending Ordinance No. C35457 passed by the City Council November 28, 2016, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2017, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2017, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage,” and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Parks Fund FROM: Reserve for Budget Adjustment, $7,479; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action allows for implementation of quarterly classification and pay adjustments in accordance with approved union agreements and City policies, and as approved by management.) Yea
07/10/17 Resolution 2017-0056 - Recognizing the attached Chief Garry Park Neighborhood Action Plan as a declaration of the neighborhood’s desired future condition, providing direction for neighborhood based-improvement activities, as well as neighborhood priorities involving future projects. Yea
07/10/17 Resolution 2017-0057 - Approving settlement of Donna M. Strickler, et vir. v. St. Andrews Court, LLC, et al., Superior Court Cause No. 2016-02-04390-3, arising out of an incident on or about June 23, 2015-$70,000. Yea
06/26/17 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35512 - Amending Ordinance No. C35457 passed by the City Council November 28, 2016, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2017, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2017, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage,” and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund FROM: Various Accounts, $18,691; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action creates a position for an Administrative Secretary [from 0 to 1] in the Office of Police Ombudsman Office.) Absent
06/26/17 Emergency Ordinance C35516 - Relating to human rights; amending section 18.01.050 of the Spokane Municipal Code; and declaring an emergency. Absent
06/26/17 Ordinance C35499 - Vacating 895 square feet of the right-of-way near the Northwest corner of the intersection of North Altamont Street and East Main Avenue as requested by Playfair Commerce Park. (East Central Neighborhood) Absent
06/26/17 Ordinance C35509 - Adopting the 2017 Comprehensive Plan update (as amended) and amending the City of Spokane Comprehensive Plan, including amendments to Chapter 1, Introduction; Chapter 2, Comprehensive Plan Background; Chapter 3, Land Use; Chapter 4, Transportation; Chapter 5, Capital Facilities and Utilities; Chapter 6, Housing; Chapter 7, Economic Development; Chapter 8, Urban Design and Historic Preservation; Chapter 9, Natural Environment; Chapter 10, Social Health; Chapter 11, Neighborhoods; Chapter 12, Parks, Recreation, and Open Space; and Chapter 13, Leadership, Governance, and Citizenship. Absent
06/26/17 Resolution 2017-0055 - Approving and adopting the West Plains Chlorine Booster Station Project Report and Water System Plan Amendment to the City of Spokane Comprehensive Water System Plan dated March 1, 2017. Absent
06/19/17 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35510 - Amending Ordinance No. C35457 passed by the City Council November 28, 2016, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2017, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2017, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage,” and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in:Park & Recreation Fund FROM: Administration / OH Administration-Reserves, $30,024; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action converts a recurring temporary/seasonal position into a new classified Urban Forestry Specialist position [from 0 to 0.6 positions]). Yea
06/19/17 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35511 - Amending Ordinance No. C35457 passed by the City Council November 28, 2016, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2017, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2017, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage,” and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Unappropriated Reserves FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $250,000; TO: Contractual Services, $450,000. (This action provides funding for support of a 24/7 homeless shelter model.) Yea
06/19/17 Emergency Ordinance C35513 - Enacting an interim zoning ordinance relating to regulations for state-licensed marijuana producers, processors, retailers, and research facilities; amending section 17C.347.030 of the Spokane Municipal Code and declaring an emergency. Yea
06/19/17 Ordinance C35508 - Relating to wetlands protection; amending SMC sections 17E.070.010, 17E.070.020, 17E.070.030, 17E.070.040, 17E.070.050, 17E.070.060, 17E.070.080, 17E.070.090, 17E.070.100, 17E.070.110, 17E.070.120, 17E.070.130, 17E.070.140, 17E.070.150, 17E.070.180 of the Spokane Municipal Code and setting an effective date. Yea
06/19/17 Resolution 2017-0050 - Approving the settlement of Estate of James Rogers, et al. v. City of Spokane, et al., U.S.D.C., E.D.W., Cause No. 14-CV-313-SAB, arising out of an incident on or about September 26, 2011-$175,000. Yea
06/19/17 Resolution 2017-0052 - Relating to contracting indebtedness; providing for the issuance of up to $2,000,000 principal amount of Limited Tax General Obligation Bond, 2017 Series B, of the City for general City purposes to provide funds to be placed in the City's Financial Partnership Portfolio Fund as provided in SMC 07.08.150; fixing the date, form, maturity, interest rate, terms and covenants of the bond; authorizing the sale and delivery of the bond to the City, and providing for other matters properly relating thereto. Yea
06/19/17 Resolution 2017-0053 - Adopting the 2018-2023 Six-Year Comprehensive Street Program (as amended). Yea
06/19/17 Resolution 2017-0054 - Declaring an Emergency and authorizing the City’s Solid Waste Disposal Department – the Waste To Energy (WTE) Facility to contract with United States Electric Corporation of Washington, Inc., in lieu of public bidding for repairing an electrical conduit at the Waste to Energy Facility-not to exceed $100,000 (excl. tax). Yea
06/12/17 Ordinance C35503 - Establishing the elements of the crime of assault in the fourth degree; amending section 10.11.010 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
06/12/17 Ordinance C35504 - Requiring the filing of a special allegation of sexual motivation in the prosecution of certain offenses; enacting a new section 10.11.015 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
06/12/17 Ordinance C35505 - Relating to the rates of the water and hydroelectric department for services, amending SMC sections 13.04.2005, and 13.04.2015 of the Spokane Municipal Code; and setting an effective date. [This ordinance ratifies and clarifies the water utility rates for Planned Unit Developments (PUDs) to reflect legislative intent and consistency with historical ordinances.] Yea
06/05/17 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35502 - Amending Ordinance No. C35457 passed by the City Council November 28, 2016, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2017, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2017, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage,” and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Fire/EMS Fund FROM: FEMA, $299,983; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action will add revenue and expenses in the Fire/EMS budget for the 2016 AFG Grant that was awarded in May 2017.) Yea
06/05/17 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35507 - Amending Ordinance No. C35457 passed by the City Council November 28, 2016, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2017, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2017, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage,” and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Channel Five Equipment Reserve Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $450,000; TO: Reserve for Capital Outlay, $450,000. (This action allows appropriation of funds needed for audio/video upgrades needed in council chambers.) Yea
06/05/17 Ordinance C35500 - Relating to entertainment facilities and amusement devices; repealing chapter 04.33 of the Spokane Municipal Code; and amending sections 8.02.0202, 8.12.070, 10.23A.030, 10.23A.050, 10.23A.070, and 10.23A.075 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
06/05/17 Ordinance C35501 - Relating to the disposition of surplus City real property; enacting a new section 12.05.040; and amending section 7.08.509 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
06/05/17 Resolution 2017-0049 - Approving the appointment of Brian Schaeffer as Fire Chief for the City of Spokane. Yea
05/22/17 Ordinance C35498 - Amending Ordinance C20010 vacating the alley between vacated Courtland Avenue and Bridgeport Avenue. Yea
05/22/17 Resolution 2017-0036 - Approving Spokane County Short Plat File No. SP-1484-08; Parcel Numbers 34081.9080 and 34092.9047 and Spokane County Short Plat File No. SP-1455-07; Parcel Numbers 34092.9048 and 34092.9049. Yea
05/22/17 Resolution 2017-0040 - Establishing the City Council’s priorities for the City’s FY 2018 budget. Yea
05/22/17 Resolution 2017-0042 - Related to Parcel Number 26142.9020. Nay
05/22/17 Resolution 2017-0043 - Related to Parcel Numbers 26094.9006 and 26096.9030. Nay
05/22/17 Resolution 2017-0044 - Related to Parcel Number 26231.9204. Nay
05/22/17 Resolution 2017-0045 - Related to Parcel Number 34103.9098. Nay
05/22/17 Resolution 2017-0047 - Related to Parcel Numbers 26163.0111, 26163.9028, 26163.9025, and 26163.903 Yea
05/22/17 Resolution 2017-0048 - Approving settlement of Sonya O’Brien, Spokane County Cause No. 16-201706-6 - $875,000. Yea
05/15/17 Ordinance C35496 - Relating to the Office of the Police Ombudsman; amending section 4.32.060 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Absent
05/15/17 Ordinance C35497 - Relating to disclosing intimate images; enacting a new section 10.06.044 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Absent
05/15/17 Resolution 2017-0037 - Approving the appointment of Michael Ormsby as City Attorney of the City of Spokane. Yea
05/15/17 Resolution 2017-0039 - Relating to contracting indebtedness; providing for the issuance of up to $250,000 principal amount of a Limited Tax General Obligation Bond, 2017 Series A, of the City for general City purposes to provide funds with which to pay the cost of acquiring capital assets for public purposes through an interfund loan; fixing the date, form, maturity, interest rate, terms and covenants of the bond; authorizing the sale and delivery of the bond to the City, and providing for other matters properly relating thereto. Yea
05/08/17 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35494 - Amending Ordinance No. C35457 passed by the City Council November 28, 2016, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2017, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2017, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage,” and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Park and Recreation Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $50,000; TO: Grounds Maintenance, $50,000. (This action allows budgeting for the Neighborhood Tree Program which provides free trees to Spokane residents for planting on private property.) Yea
05/08/17 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35495 - Amending Ordinance No. C35457 passed by the City Council November 28, 2016, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2017, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2017, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage,” and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: My Spokane Fund FROM: Various Accounts, $65,315; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action converts two project employee positions to two Customer Service Assistant positions [from three to five] for the 311 Program of My Spokane.) Yea
05/08/17 Resolution 2017-0033 - Approving amendments to the City Council Standing Committee Administrative Procedures. Yea
05/08/17 Resolution 2017-0038 - Joint City/County Resolution in the matter of approving FAA Form 5100 and delegating certain matters to Spokane Airport CEO in connection with the transfer of certain airport improvement program funds. Yea
05/01/17 Ordinance C35493 - Relating to the Northeast Public Development Authority; amending Ordinance No. C34813. Yea
05/01/17 Resolution 2017-0032 - Supporting the increased planting of ponderosa pine trees along highways in the Greater Spokane region. Yea
05/01/17 Resolution 2017-0034 - Joint Resolution with Spokane County in the matter of authorizing the Airport Board to acquire property identified as Spokane County Assessor Parcels 45063.2139 and 45063.2140 consisting of approximately 40,511 square feet of land which is adjacent to Felts Field Airport property. Yea
05/01/17 Resolution 2017-0035 - Declaring Spokane Treatment and Recovery Services (STARS) a sole source provider for transportation of intoxicated individuals in the downtown corridor to the STARS sobering facility and authorizing a five-year contract-Estimated annual expenditure $100,000 (including tax). (Not to exceed $500,000 in a five-year span.) Yea
04/24/17 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35491 - Amending Ordinance No. C35457 passed by the City Council November 28, 2016, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2017, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2017, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage,” and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Miscellaneous Grants Fund - Revenue FROM: Community Court Grant - Dept. of Justice, $192,589 (Revenue); MacArthur Grant – Spokane County, $89,537; and Anti-Gang Grant - Dept. of Justice, $289,333; Miscellaneous Grants Fund - Expense TO: Community Court Grant (various accounts), $192,589; MacArthur Grant – Spokane County (various accounts), $89,537; and Anti-Gang Grant – Dept. of Justice (various accounts) $289,333. (This action allows budgeting for various Grants in the Miscellaneous Grants Fund.) Yea
04/24/17 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35492 - Amending Ordinance No. C35457 passed by the City Council November 28, 2016, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2017, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2017, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage,” and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Parks & Recreation Fund FROM: Administration, Parks Planning-Reserve, $92,807; TO: Administration, Parks Planning, various accounts, same amount. [This action allows the creation of an additional Park Planning and Development Manager position (from 0 to 1).] Yea
04/24/17 Resolution 2017-0028 - Setting a hearing before the City Council for May 15, 2017, for the vacation of 895 square feet of the right-of-way near the Northwest corner of the intersection of North Altamont Street and East Main Avenue as requested by Playfair Commerce Park. (East Central Neighborhood) Yea
04/24/17 Resolution 2017-0029 - Authorizing contract with a private licensed organization to purchase pictures or take pictures of city-owned real estate in Riverfront Park by use of a drone to be used for community education and outreach, documentation, and planning purposes. Yea
04/24/17 Resolution 2017-0030 - Supporting the Central City Line application for Federal Transit Administration Small Starts Funding. Yea
04/24/17 Resolution 2017-0031 - Authorizing a loan to Ridpath Club Apartments, LLC for the acquisition and use of the Ridpath Building as affordable housing; amending Resolution No. 2016-0019; and other matters properly relating thereto and (2) approved the Multiple Family Housing Tax Exemption Conditional Contract for 214 units across two buildings at 502 & 514 West First (aka 515 West Sprague), including 206 apartments and 8 condominium units (Riverside Neighborhood). Yea
04/17/17 Resolution 2017-0024 - Approving the appointment of Jennifer Papich as Recreation Director for the City of Spokane. Yea
04/17/17 Resolution 2017-0025 - Settlement of Darryl N. McLeod and Jaimelyn S. McLeod, et al., Spokane County Superior Court Cause No. 14-202477-5, arising from a June 21, 2012, incident-$60,000. Yea
04/17/17 Resolution 2017-0026 - Regarding the City Council's approval of the Spokane Human Rights Commission's 2017 Work Program. Yea
04/10/17 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35488 - Amending Ordinance No. C35457 passed by the City Council November 28, 2016, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2017, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2017, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage,” and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund FROM: Reserve for Budget Adjustment, $27,935; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. Code Enforcement Fund FROM: Contractual Services, $1,625; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. Water Fund From: Reserve for Budget Adjustment, $3,940; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (These actions implement quarterly classification and pay adjustments in accordance with approved union agreements and City policies, and as approved by management.) Yea
04/10/17 Ordinance C35471 - Relating to the process for amending the unified development code; amending section 17G.025.010 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
04/10/17 Resolution 2017-0022 - Authorizing a parklet demonstration project for summer, 2017. Yea
03/27/17 Ordinance C35485 - Relating to human rights protections; repealing chapters 1.06, 1.08, 10.08E, and 10.18; sections 3.10.040, 3.10.050, and 3.10.060; enacting a new Title 18; and amending sections 1.05.210, 4.10.040 and 4.10.050 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
03/27/17 Resolution 2017-0019 - Joint Resolution stating the City Council’s and Park Board’s support for the continued integrated planning and work to utilize Parks and other City properties to meet a range of mutually identified strategic goals and objectives. Yea
03/27/17 Resolution 2017-0020 - Approving the appointment of Gary Kaesemeyer as the Director of the Street Department for the City of Spokane. Yea
03/13/17 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35483 - Amending Ordinance No. C35457 passed by the City Council November 28, 2016, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2017, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2017, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Rental Rehabilitation Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $950,000; TO: Contractual Services, $950,000. (This action is necessary to accommodate an anticipated $1.75 million loan for the rehabilitation of the Ridpath, as funds were not included in the budgeted expenditures for 2017.) Yea
03/13/17 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35484 - Amending Ordinance No. C35457 passed by the City Council November 28, 2016, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2017, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2017, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Accounting Services Fund FROM: Interfund Finance, $67,900; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. [This action creates an additional Accounting Clerk position (from 13 to 14) to support Fire Department operations.] Yea
03/13/17 Ordinance C35480 - Relating to commercial vehicles; adopting a new section 16A.44.100 of the Spokane Municipal Code; and renaming chapter 16A.44 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
03/13/17 Ordinance C35481 - Relating to the crime of vehicle trespass; enacting a new section 10.12.065 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
03/13/17 Ordinance C35482 - Relating to the enforcement of extreme risk protection orders; amending section 10.07.020 of the Spokane Municipal Code; enacting new sections 10.07.022 and 10.07.024 of the Spokane Municipal Code; and re-numbering section 10.07.021 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
03/13/17 Resolution 2017-0018 - Establishing a joint partnership for identifying resources and utilizing best practices to remove snow and ensure mobility during winter weather events. Yea
03/06/17 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35477 - Amending Ordinance No. C35457 passed by the City Council November 28, 2016, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2017, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2017, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Parks Cumulative Reserve Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $200,000; TO: Other Improvements, same (This action allows for Riverfront Park Gondola maintenance.) Yea
03/06/17 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35478 - Amending Ordinance No. C35457 passed by the City Council November 28, 2016, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2017, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2017, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Parks Cumulative Reserve Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $74,264; TO: Other Improvements, same amount (This action allows for asbestos abatement at the Carnation Building.) Yea
03/06/17 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35479 - Amending Ordinance No. C35457 passed by the City Council November 28, 2016, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2017, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2017, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund FROM: IF Engineering Services, $114,467; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action creates a Bridge Engineer position (from 0 to 1 position) to assist with bridge construction projects throughout the City.) Yea
02/27/17 Ordinance C35473 - Relating to the East Sprague Parking and Business Improvement Area; amending SMC sections 4.31C.040 and 4.31C.050 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
02/27/17 Ordinance C35475 - Approving and confirming the 2017 assessments and assessment roll for the East Sprague Parking and Business Improvement Area, prepared under Ordinance C35377. Yea
02/27/17 Ordinance C35476 - amending Ordinance No. C35457 passed by the City Council November 28, 2016, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2017, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2017, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Street Fund – Signal & Lighting FROM: Intergovernmental Services, $108, 911; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action allows an increase in revenue budget and expense budget to spend the funds received from the Utility Construction Agreement with WSDOT.) (Relates to OPR 2017-0139) Yea
02/27/17 Resolution 2017-0015 - Approving settlement of claim filed by Personal Representative of the Estate of Stephanie R. Meier relating to an incident that occurred on or about March 3, 2015-$250,000. Yea
02/27/17 Resolution 2017-0017 - Approving the appointment of Crystal Marchand as the Director - Management & Budget for the City of Spokane. Yea
02/13/17 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35474 - Carrying over from the 2016 fiscal year and re-appropriating various funds for the use of certain departments and divisions of the City government and the budgeting of various outstanding grants, both revenues and expenses, of the City of Spokane, and thereby amending Ordinance No. 35457, passed November 28, 2016, and entitled “An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2017, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2016, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage.” and declaring an emergency. (This action carries over budget authority for items budgeted in 2016, but not completed at year-end and appropriates various outstanding grants and capital expenditures.) Yea
02/06/17 Ordinance C35470 - Vacating portions of Elgin Court as requested by Michele Byers and Mark and Valerie Sonderen. Yea
02/06/17 Resolution 2017-0013 - Regarding approval of traffic calming projects from cycle six applications to be paid through the Traffic Calming Measures Fund-$263,000. Yea
02/06/17 Resolution 2017-0014 - Recognizing the Lincoln Heights District Center Master Plan providing direction for District Center based improvement activities, as well as priorities involving future projects. Yea
02/06/17 Resolution 2017-0016 - Permitting the City to negotiate agreements with service providers concerning the use of drones for aerial still and video photography. Yea
01/30/17 Emergency Ordinance C35472 - Relating to Human Rights Protections; enacting a new section 03.10.060 of the Spokane Municipal Code; and declaring an emergency. Yea
01/30/17 Resolution 2017-0009 - Recognizing the Mayor’s Housing Quality Task Force Final Report and Recommendations as a guide for future policy development and potential regulatory implementation measures. Yea
01/30/17 Resolution 2017-0010 - Authorizing the loan and grant agreements between the City of Spokane and State of Washington Department of Ecology for High Drive Stormwater ($967,000), Riverside Interceptor Protection (I-07) ($4,200,000), Spokane River Infiltration Reduction ($1,200,859) and the Rebecca Control Facility (CSO 41) ($2,393,870). The grant for the High Drive Stormwater Project is $241,500. (Multiple Neighborhoods). Yea
01/30/17 Resolution 2017-0011 - Setting the assessment roll hearing for February 27, 2017, for the East Sprague Parking and Business improvement Area (Business Improvement District – BID) and providing notice of the 2017 assessments to business and property owners. Yea
01/30/17 Resolution 2017-0012 - Establishing the City of Spokane’s Federal Legislative Agenda for the 115th Congress. Yea
01/23/17 Ordinance C35468 - Public development authorities; repealing chapters 4.25B and 4.25C of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
01/23/17 Resolution 2017-0006 - Providing for the regular meeting times for the City Council Committees and Study Session. Yea
01/23/17 Resolution 2017-0007 - Supporting the renewal and expansion of the Motion Picture Competitiveness Program. Yea
01/23/17 Resolution 2017-0008 - Supporting the joint Resolution with Spokane County adopting revised Airport Layout Plan. Yea
01/09/17 Ordinance C35463 - Relating to the parking and business improvement area, amending SMC sections 4.31.050. Yea
01/09/17 Ordinance C35464 - Relating to changes to the titles of various City Departments; amending SMC sections 3.01A.210, 3.01A.245, 3.01A.260, 3.01A.340, 3.01A.365, and 3.01A.500 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
01/09/17 Resolution 2017-0001 - Approving the appointment of Steve Riggs as the Fleet Services Director for the City of Spokane. Yea
01/09/17 Resolution 2017-0002 - Approving the appointment of Jacquelyn MacConnell as the Director, Strategic Initiatives, Spokane Police Department for the City of Spokane Yea
01/09/17 Resolution 2017-0003 - Approving the appointment of Albert Vorderbrueggen as Parks & Operations Director for the City of Spokane. Yea
01/09/17 Resolution 2017-0004 - Declaring a 1977 American LaFrance Pumper as surplus and authorizing the transfer to the Spokane Fire Museum. Yea
01/09/17 Resolution 2017-0005 - Regarding Council Member appointments to boards and committees. Yea
12/12/16 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35466 - Amending Ordinance No. C35322 passed by the City Council November 23, 2015, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2016, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2016, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Solid Waste Collections Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $1,000,000; TO: Operating Transfer Out—Disposal, same amount. (This action provides an additional $1,000,000 for the purpose of operating transfer from the Solid Waste Collections Department to the Solid Waste Disposal Department due to increased tonnage processed in 2016.) Yea
12/12/16 Ordinance C35465 - Approving and confirming the 2017 assessments and assessment roll for the Downtown Parking and Business Improvement Area prepared under Ordinance No. C32923, as amended. Yea
12/12/16 Resolution 2016-0098 - Determining the use of funds received by the City in connection with traffic zone infractions issued under the school speed zone traffic camera pilot program. Nay
12/12/16 Resolution 2016-0099 - Recognizing theFt. George Wright Drive Station and Corridor Plan as a declaration of the West Hills neighborhood's desired future condition, providing direction for neighborhood-based improvement activities, as well as neighborhood priorities involving future projects. Yea
12/12/16 Resolution 2016-0100 - Allowing the use of a drone for aerial photography at the Normandie Complex. Section 1.08.060 of the Spokane Municipal Code requires a City Council Resolution for any City department utilizing surveillance equipment. Yea
12/12/16 Resolution 2016-0101 - Approving a Development Agreement between the City and Beacon Hill Spokane, Inc. Yea
12/12/16 Resolution 2016-0102 - Setting hearing before the City Council for January 9, 2017 for the vacation of the alley between Main Avenue and Spokane Falls Boulevard - from the east line of Wall Street to the west line of Howard Street as requested by owners having an interest in real estate abutting the above right-of-way. (Riverside Neighborhood) Yea
12/12/16 Resolution 2016-0103 - Declaring a RevolveAir Charge Station surplus and authorizing its transfer to Spokane County Fire District 8 as authorized by RCW 39.33.010. Yea
12/12/16 Resolution 2016-0104 - City Council with Spokane County in the matter of authorizing the Airport Board to acquire property identified as Spokane County Assessor Parcels 35123.0302, .0303, .0304, .0305, and .0310 consisting of approximately 1.75 acres of land which is adjacent to Felts Field Airport property. Yea
12/12/16 Resolution 2016-0105 - Authorizing a sole-source contract with Exponent (Menlo Park, CA) for consulting services relative to the Waste to Energy (WTE) Facility boiler maintenance accident without issuing a Request for Proposals (RFP)-$48,700. Yea
12/05/16 Ordinance C35458 - Approving amendments to an existing development agreement between the City of Spokane and Spokane Radio, Inc., a subsidiary of Spokane Television, a Washington corporation, dba “KXLY”. Yea
12/05/16 Ordinance C35459 - Relating to the disposition of surplus City real property and enacting a new Chapter 12.10 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
12/05/16 Ordinance C35460 - Relating to the public works apprenticeship program; amending sections 7.06.710, 7.06.720, 7.06.730, 7.06.760 and 7.06.770 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
11/28/16 Ordinance C35455 - Adopting a six-year Citywide Capital Improvement Program for the years 2017 through 2022, and amending section 5.5 capital facilities program (CFP) of the City of Spokane Comprehensive Plan. Yea
11/28/16 Ordinance C35457 - Adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2017 (as amended above), making appropriations to the various funds of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2017, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage. Yea
11/28/16 Resolution 2016-0095 - Approving the appointment of Tim Dunivant as Director of Finance and Administration; Scott Simmons as Director of Public Works; Jonathan Mallahan as Director of Neighborhood and Business Services; and Christine Cavanaugh as Human Resources Director; for the City of Spokane. Yea
11/28/16 Resolution 2016-0096 - Setting the City of Spokane’s 2017 State Legislative Agenda. Yea
11/21/16 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35454 - Amending Ordinance No. C35322 passed by the City Council November 23, 2015, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2016, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2016, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Park Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $51,200; TO: Other improvements, same amount. (This action provides funding to contract with TD & H Engineering for project management, inspection and administrative services of the Witter Pool deck construction project.) Yea
11/21/16 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35461 - Amending Ordinance No. C35322 passed by the City Council November 23, 2015, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2016, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2016, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Code Enforcement Fund FROM: Inter-fund Other Gen Revenue, Unappropriated Reserves, $35,000; TO: Contractual Services, same amount. (This action provides for complete emergency demolition of two properties.) Yea
11/21/16 Ordinance C35304 - Vacating the West 25 feet of Pearl Street from the North line of Sharp Avenue to the South line of the alley between Sinto Avenue and Sharp Avenue; and the West 25 feet of Pearl Street from the North line of Sinto Avenue to the South line of the alley between Mission Avenue and Sinto Avenue in Section 17, Township 25 North, Range 43 East, Willamette Meridian, Spokane, Washington, as requested by Vincent Dressel. Yea
11/21/16 Resolution 2016-0094 - Recognizing the Infill Development Steering Committee Summary Report and Recommendation as a guide for future program development and potential regulatory implementation measures. Yea
11/21/16 Resolution 2016-0097 - Approving the 2017 projects and work program to be completed within the 2017-2022 Six-Year Comprehensive Street Program utilizing Transportation Benefit District funding. Yea
11/14/16 Ordinance C35423 - Related to the vacation of portions of North Center Street, North Crescent Avenue, Ross Court, Hamlin Street and a portion of a nearby alley as requested by Avista and Riverview Retirement Community. (Logan Neighborhood) Yea
11/14/16 Ordinance C35450 - Relating to earned sick and safe leave in the City of Spokane; amending sections 09.01.010, 09.01.020, 09.01.030, 09.01.060, 09.01.080, and 09.01.090 of the Spokane Municipal Code and adding a new section to be numbered 09.01.140 to the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
11/14/16 Ordinance C35451 - Relating to public records requests; amending SMC section 1.04A.030 and adopting a new section to chapter 17G.050 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
11/14/16 Ordinance C35452 - Regarding Roadway Naming and Addressing; amending SMC sections 17A.020.120; 17A.020.180; 17A.020.190; repealing section 17D.050; and enacting a new section 17D.050A to chapter 17D of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
11/14/16 Ordinance C35453 - Updating the annual City of Spokane property tax levy for 2017. Yea
11/14/16 Resolution 2016-0091 - Setting the assessment roll hearing on December 12, 2016, for the Downtown Parking and Business Improvement Ares (Business Improvement District - BID) and providing notice of the 2017 assessments to business and property owners. Yea
11/14/16 Resolution 2016-0092 - Declaring and finding a substantial need for purposes of setting the limit factor for the property tax levy for 2017. Yea
11/14/16 Resolution 2016-0093 - Proposing an increase in the regular property tax levy for a period of seven years beginning in 2018 in an amount exceeding the limitations of Chapter 84.55 RCW to provide funding for library operations; providing for the submission of the measure to the qualified electors of the City at a special election; requesting that the Spokane County Auditor hold a special election for the measure on April 25, 2017; and providing for other matters properly related thereto. Yea
11/07/16 Ordinance C35447 - Relating to application made by QueenB Radio Inc., planning file #Z1500085COMP and amending the Land Use Plan Map of the City’s Comprehensive Plan from “Open Space” to “Centers And Corridors Core” for approximately 1.9 acres total described as: the South 150 feet of the east 600 feet of government lot 8, NE quarter of Section 4, Township 24 North, Range 43 east; and amending the zoning map from “Residential Single Family” (RSF) to “Centers And Corridors Type 2 – District Center” (CC2-DC). Yea
11/07/16 Ordinance C35448 - Relating to application made by Avista Corporation, planning file #Z1500078COMP and amending the Land Use Plan Map of the City’s Comprehensive Plan from “Residential 15-30” to “Light Industrial” for approximately 2.78 acres total described as: ross park, holes subdivision lots 1-4, parts of 5 and 6, and all of 7-12, as well as Ross Park, Wilkinson Subdivision lots 6 and 7; and amending the Zoning Map from “Residential Multi-Family” (RMF) to “Light Industrial” (LI). Yea
11/07/16 Ordinance C35449 - Relating to application made by Morningside Investments LLC, planning file #Z1500084COMP and amending the Land Use Plan Map of the City's Comprehensive Plan from "Residential 4-10" to "Residential 10-20" and "Residential 15-30" for approximately 45.5 acres described as: All Parcels and tracts within the Windhaven First Addition PUD, except Lots 1-8 Block 4, LOTS 1-13,Block 5, Lots 1-5 Block 6 Which is comprised of 260 Platted Lots; and amending the zoning map from "Residential Single Family" (RSF) to "Residential Two Family (RTF)" and "Residential Multi-Family (RMF)". Nay
10/31/16 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35446 - Amending Ordinance No. C35322 passed by the City Council November 23, 2015, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2016, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2016, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Park and Recreation Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $404,320.95; TO: Other improvements, same amount. (This action allocates funding for repair of Witter Pool Decking.) Absent
10/31/16 Ordinance C35327 - Relating to vacating the north 66 feet of Park Court and a portion of the adjacent alley (and more particularly described in the ordinance, as requested by Whipple Consulting Engineers. (Chief Garry Park Neighborhood). Absent
10/31/16 Resolution 2016-0089 - Urging customer friendly enforcement of parking meter time limits in downtown Spokane and expressing support for the Spokane Transit Authority’s Vanpool to reduce single-occupant commuting to the downtown core. Absent
10/31/16 Resolution 2016-0090 - Declaring Advanced Traffic Products (Regional Distributor of Opticom System) and associated software for use in the equipping of 123 intersections in Spokane with interoperable technology as sole source and thus authorizing its purchase at an estimated cost of $600,000 (including taxes). Absent
10/24/16 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35445 - Amending Ordinance No. C35322 passed by the City Council November 23, 2015, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2016, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2016, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Traffic Calming Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $684,243; TO: Construction of Fixed Assets, same amount. (This action allows the City to enter into contract for the 2015 Traffic Calming Projects.) Yea
10/24/16 Ordinance C35433 - Vacating that portion of the right-of-way of Oakland Boulevard between the East right-of-way line of Cedar Road and the East line of Block 9 of the plat of Cascade Park Addition, except for the west 50 feet; together with that portion of the alley, in Block 10 of the Plat of Cascade Park Addition, from the East line of Cedar Road to the East line of Block 10 of the said plat, except for the West 50 feet; together with that portion of the right-of-way of Columbia Avenue between the East right-of-way line of Cedar Road and the East line of Block 10 of the plat of Cascade Park Addition, except the West 50 feet located in the northeast quarter of Section 1, Township 24 North, Range 42 East Willamette Meridan. (Latah/Hangman Valley Neighborhood) Yea
10/24/16 Ordinance C35444 - Relating to the downtown Parking and Business Improvement Area; amending sections 04.31.030 and 04.31.080 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
10/24/16 Resolution 2016-0086 - Approving settlement of Claim for Damages filed by Mary C. Cairns, arising out of an incident on May 10, 2014—$70,000. Yea
10/24/16 Resolution 2016-0087 - Approving settlement of Brian Breen v. City of Spokane lawsuit. Yea
10/24/16 Resolution 2016-0088 - Setting hearing before the City Council for November 21, 2016 for the vacation of the alley between 4th Avenue and 5th Avenue from McClellan Street to Browne Street, as requested by Sacred Heart Medical Center. (Cliff/Cannon Neighborhood) Yea
10/17/16 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35442 - The Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2016, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2016,” and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund FROM: Intergovernmental Law Enforcement, $35,235; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. [This action creates an additional Sergeant position (from 37 to 38 positions).] Yea
10/17/16 Emergency Ordinance C35443 - Providing for the issuance and sale of Unlimited Tax General Obligation refunding bonds, 2016, of the city in the principal amount of not to exceed $30,000,000, for the purpose of refunding certain outstanding bonds of the city; providing for the redemption of the outstanding bonds to be refunded; providing for the annual levy of taxes to pay the principal of and interest on the bonds; authorizing preliminary and final official statements; authorizing an escrow agreement; and delegating authority to the designated representative to determine the manner of sale and terms of the bonds under the conditions set forth herein, and declaring an emergency. Yea
10/17/16 Ordinance C35440 - Amending Ordinance No. C31011 entitled an ordinance vacating portions of Myrtle Street, Front Avenue and Riverside Avenue, and providing for an effective date, and amending Section 3 thereof. Yea
10/17/16 Ordinance C35441 - Amending Ordinance No. C34070 that vacated the Alley between 2nd Avenue and 3rd Avenue from Adams Street to Jefferson Street. Yea
10/10/16 Resolution 2016-0081 - Approving the appointment of Craig Meidl as Chief of Police for the City of Spokane. Yea
10/10/16 Resolution 2016-0082 - Expressing support for Initiative Measure Number 1464, titled “An Act Relating to accountability of Washington's system of electoral politics to the people. Yea
10/10/16 Resolution 2016-0083 - Expressing support for Initiative Measure Number 735, titled “An Act Relating to the influence of corporations and money in our political system”. Yea
10/10/16 Resolution 2016-0084 - Expressing the support of the City of Spokane for passage of Spokane Transit Authority Ballot Proposition No. 1, entitled "Preservation and Improvement of Public Transportation Services.” Yea
10/10/16 Resolution 2016-0085 - Setting the hearing before the City Council for November 7, 2016 for the vacation of portions of Elgin Court as requested by Michele Byers and Mark and Valerie Sonderen. (Five Mile Prairie Neighborhood) Yea
10/03/16 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35436 - Amending Ordinance No. C35322 passed by the City Council November 23, 2015, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2016, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2016, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: My Spokane FROM: Inter-fund Other Gen Revenue, $56,450; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. [This action creates three Customer Service Specialists (from 0 to 3 positions) for the 311 Program.] Yea
10/03/16 Ordinance C35437 - Amending Section 4 of Ordinance C35309, relating to the terms of a Development Agreement that was required as a condition of the approval of APPLICATION #Z1400064COMP, amending the Land Use Plan Map of the City’s Comprehensive Plan from “Residential 4-10” to “CC Core” for .031 acres (13,800 square feet) located at 1414 E. 10th Avenue and 1415 E. 11th Avenue; and amending the Zoning Map from “Residential Single Family” (RSF) to “Centers & Corridors, Type 1, Neighborhood Center (CC1-NC)” Yea
10/03/16 Ordinance C35438 - Relating to the Community Housing and Human Services Board; amending SMC section 4.34.020. Yea
10/03/16 Resolution 2016-0077 - Approving a Development Agreement between the City and CCRC LLC, a Washington Limited Liability Company, relating to Ordinance C35309 approving a comprehensive plan amendment application. Yea
10/03/16 Resolution 2016-0079 - Expressing solidarity with Indigenous protest in opposition to the construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline. Yea
10/03/16 Resolution 2016-0080 - Establishing the Riverfront Park Brownfield Redevelopment Opportunity Zone and the Riverfront Park Brownfield Renewal Authority. (Creates the State’s third Redevelopment Opportunity Zone in Riverfront Park to align with the major redevelopment efforts by the City of Spokane and the Spokane Park Board within Riverfront Park.) Yea
09/26/16 Resolution 2016-0075 - Calling for the updating of City policies to implement the anti-harassment policy recommendations contained in the Seabold Group Report. Yea
09/26/16 Resolution 2016-0076 - Recognizing the Central City Line Strategic Overlay Plan as a guide for future policy development and potential regulatory implementation measures (Various Neighborhoods). Yea
09/26/16 Resolution 2016-0078 - Regarding the establishment of Italian-American Heritage Day in the City of Spokane. Yea
09/19/16 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35435 - Amending Ordinance No. C35322 passed by the City Council November 23, 2015, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2016, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2016, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $16,000; TO: Contractual Services, same amount. (This action provides funding for the City of Spokane-Eastern Washington University Research Partnership on Race and Officer-Initiated Civilian Contacts.) Yea
09/19/16 Resolution 2016-0074 - Regarding the division of the current Nevada-Lidgerwood Neighborhood Council into two new recognized Neighborhood Councils. Yea
09/12/16 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35431 - Amending Ordinance No. C35322 passed by the City Council November 23, 2015, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2016, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2016, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Sewer Fund FROM: Reserve for Budget Adjustment, $39,139; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. and Parks and Recreation Fund FROM: Reserve for Total Cost of Compensation, $4,868; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. and Solid Waste Disposal Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $9,400; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action implements salary grade adjustments in accordance with approved union agreements and City policy, and as approved by management. Absent
09/12/16 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35434 - Amending Ordinance No. C35322 passed by the City Council November 23, 2015, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2016, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2016, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $127,000; TO:Surveys/Studies, $127,000. (This action provides for an assessment of the City’s procurement and contracting processes.) (Relates to OPR 2016-0691 under the Consent Agenda) Absent
09/12/16 Ordinance C35358 - Vacating the alley between Boone Avenue and Gardner Avenue from the east line of Ash Street to the west line of Maple Street as requested by Paul Matthews Architects. (West Central Neighborhood) Absent
09/12/16 Ordinance C35428 - Relating to the process for City Council approval of Mayoral appointments; amending sections 2.005.010 and 3.01A.100 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Absent
08/29/16 Emergency Ordinance C35430 - Providing for the issuance and sale of a Limited Tax General Obligation Refunding Bond in the principal amount of not to exceed $5,728,272 to provide funds to refund the City’s outstanding Limited Tax General Obligation and Refunding Bonds, Series 2005A (tax-exempt); fixing the date, form, maturity, interest rate, terms and covenants of the bond; authorizing the sale and delivery of the bond to the City, declaring an emergency and providing for other matters properly relating thereto. Yea
08/29/16 Resolution 2016-0072 - Setting hearing before City Council for September 26, 2016 for the vacation of Oak Street from the south line of 4th Avenue to the north line of 5th Avenue, as requested by Avista. (Riverside Neighborhood) Yea
08/29/16 Resolution 2016-0073 - Relating to recognizing the second Monday in October each year as Indigenous Peoples' Day in the City of Spokane. Yea
08/22/16 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35426 - Amending Ordinance No. C35322 passed by the City Council November 23, 2015, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2016, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2016, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: IT Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $11,960; TO: IT/Mail Center, same amount. (This action will be used to change a Mail Center Specialist position from 80% FTE to a 100% FTE.) Yea
08/22/16 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35427 - Amending Ordinance No. C35322 passed by the City Council November 23, 2015, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2016, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2016, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Human Services Grant Fund FROM: WA State Dept. of Commerce, $203,802; TO: Human Services Grants Fund, same amount. (This action establishes the budget necessary to receive and spend funds arising from the acceptance of the Young Adult Housing Program Grant.) (Relates to OPR 2016-0650) Yea
08/15/16 Ordinance C35424 - Relating to the annual budget; amending section 7.09.010 of the Spokane Municipal Code; enacting a new section 7.09.015 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
08/15/16 Resolution 2016-0071 - Rescinding Resolution No. 2016-0064 and withdrawing the Spokane City Council’s request to the Spokane County Auditor to place a ballot measure relating to a prohibition on the transit of oil and coal by train on a special election ballot on November 8, 2016 to be held in conjunction with the scheduled general election. Yea
08/08/16 Ordinance C35250 - Vacating the alley between Garfield Street and Scott Street from the south line of 43rd Avenue to the north line of 44th Avenue. (Southgate Neighborhood) (Hearing on vacation held April 27, 2015) Yea
08/08/16 Ordinance C35420 - Relating to special revenue funds, amending SMC sections 7.08.130 and adding a new section to be numbered 7.08.150. Yea
08/08/16 Resolution 2016-0065 - Setting hearing before City Council for September 12, 2016 for the vacation of those portions of Oakland Boulevard, Columbia Avenue, and the alley in Block 10, all in the plat of Cascade Park Addition and east of Cedar Road, except for the west 50 feet, as requested by Gary & Anna Chantry. (Latah/Hangman Valley Neighborhood) Yea
08/08/16 Resolution 2016-0066 - Setting hearing before City Council for September 12, 2016 for the vacation of Sharp Avenue, from the east line of Cedar Street to the west line of Jefferson Street as requested by Spokane Transit Authority. (West Central Neighborhood). Yea
08/08/16 Resolution 2016-0068 - Declaring Pure Technologies U.S. Inc. as a sole source provider for the condition assessment of 17,700 feet of pipeline for the City Water Department’s Manito Transmission Main & 57th Avenue Transmission Main and thus authorizing the City’s entering into a contract at an estimated cost not to exceed $507,000, not including taxes if applicable. Yea
08/08/16 Resolution 2016-0069 - Approving the appointment of Mark Buening as the Parks and Recreation Budget and Finance Director for the City of Spokane effective September 1, 2016. Yea
07/25/16 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35417 - Amending Ordinance No. C35322 passed by the City Council November 23, 2015, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2016, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2016, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in:General Fund FROM: Interfund Other General Govt. Services, $50,800; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. [This action creates an additional Compliance/Tax Auditor position in the Finance Division (from 1 to 2 positions).] Yea
07/25/16 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35418 - Amending Ordinance No. C35322 passed by the City Council November 23, 2015, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2016, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2016, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Grants Management – General Fund FROM: RSV TCC, $90,000; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. [(This action creates a Contract Compliance Officer position for the Grants Management Department (from 0 to 1 position).] Yea
07/25/16 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35419 - amending Ordinance No. C35322 passed by the City Council November 23, 2015, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2016, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2016, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Misc. CD Grants Fund FROM: Private Grants, $60,000; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. [This action establishes the budget necessary to accept $60,000 revenue and disburse the same for related expenses under OPR 2016-0447 (Invest Health training grant).] Yea
07/25/16 Ordinance C35416 - Changing the zone for property located below the bluff, southwest of Hatch Road as it curves eastward and becomes 57th Avenue in the City and County of Spokane, State of Washington, by amending the Official Zoning Map to show a Planned Unit Development Overlay Zone for said property. Yea
07/25/16 Ordinance C35421 - Submitting a ballot proposition to the voters of the City of Spokane enacting a new section 10.8.068 of the Spokane Municipal Code relating to a prohibition on the transit of oil and coal trains specific areas of the City Yea
07/25/16 Resolution 2016-0062 - Authorizing the execution of United States Department of Transportation Federal Aviation Administration Grant Offer No. 3-53-0072-054-2016 – Spokane International Airport—$6,900,000. Yea
07/25/16 Resolution 2016-0063 - Approving settlement of Graham Construction & Management, Inc., et. al., v. City of Spokane, and Washington State Department of Transportation, Spokane County Superior Court No. 15-2-02931-7—$200,000. Yea
07/25/16 Resolution 2016-0064 - Requesting that the Spokane County Auditor to hold a special election on November 8, 2016 in conjunction with the scheduled general election to submit to the electors of the City of Spokane a proposition regarding the enactment of a new section 10.08.068 of the Spokane Municipal Code, relating to a prohibition on the transit of oil and coal trains through specific areas of the City of Spokane Yea
07/18/16 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35414 - Amending Ordinance No. C35322 passed by the City Council November 23, 2015, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2016, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2016, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $21,154; TO: Planning Dept - Contractual Services, $21,154. (This action provides additional funds to the Planning Services budget for use by the newly-formed Audubon/ Downriver Neighborhood Council.) Yea
07/18/16 EMERGENCY BUDGET ORDINANCE C35415 - Amending Ordinance No. C35322 passed by the City Council November 23, 2015, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2016, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2016, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $20,190; TO: City Council - Contractual Services, $20,190. (This action provides funding for the completion of the Corbin Senior Center elevator project.) Yea
07/18/16 Ordinance C35403 - Granting a non-exclusive franchise to use the public right of way to provide noncable telecommunications service to the public to Mobilitie LLC, subject to certain conditions and duties as further provided. Yea
07/18/16 Resolution 2016-0061 - Concerning efforts to combat human trafficking in the City of Spokane. Yea
07/11/16 Ordinance C35401 - Granting a municipal franchise for the collection of solid waste to Waste Management, for that area generally known as the Spokane Housing Ventures Annexation Area. Yea
07/11/16 Resolution 2016-0060 - Setting hearing before City Council for August 8, 2016, for the vacation of Myrtle Street, between Sprague Avenue and the railroad right-of-way as requested by Pardun Properties, LLC. Yea
06/27/16 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35411 - Adds revenue and corresponding expenditure accounts to the Municipal Court budget for the Community Court Grant through the Center for Court Innovation. This action will also create one FTE – Community Program Coordinator. Absent
06/27/16 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35412 - Changes an Attorney Assistant position from project to full-time with zero cost impact to the current budget. Absent
06/27/16 Ordinance C35387 - Relating to the Spokane Employees Retirement System amending Spokane Municipal Code sections 3.05.020, 3.05.030, 3.05.035, 3.05.040, 3.05.120. Absent
06/27/16 Ordinance C35407 - Approving an easement between the Park Board and Avista Corporation. Absent
06/27/16 Ordinance C35408 - Relating to the establishment of new exempt positions; amending section 3.07.330 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Absent
06/27/16 Ordinance C35409 - Relating to Executive and Administration Organization; amending section 3.01A.205 of the Spokane Municipal Code; adopting a new section 3.01A.195 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Absent
06/27/16 Ordinance C35413 - Relating to the downtown parking and business improvement area; amending sections 4.31.030, 4.31.070, 4.31.080, 4.31.090, and 4.31.140 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Absent
06/27/16 Resolution 2016-0059 - Deposit of General Fund positive annual budget variances and other non-recurring General Fund revenues to General Fund Contingency Reserve. Absent
06/20/16 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35405 - Reconciles the 2016 Budget with the City’s current HUD entitlements and administrative funding. Yea
06/20/16 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35410 - Creates two Program Specialist positions for the Homeless Management Information Systems program. Yea
06/20/16 Ordinance C35404 - Providing for the acquisition by eminent domain of certain lands necessary to be acquired for public purposes in connection with the Martin Luther King Jr. Way (Riverside Extension) Project, located in the City and County of Spokane, State of Washington. Yea
06/20/16 Ordinance C35406 - Approving and confirming the 2016 assessments and assessment roll for the East Sprague Parking and Business Improvement Area, prepared under Ordinance C35377. No individuals Yea
06/20/16 Resolution 2016-0052 - providing for the sale of surplus City property (Emerson/Garfield Neighborhood). Yea
06/20/16 Resolution 2016-0053 - Adopting the Six Year Comprehensive Street Program 2017-2022. Yea
06/20/16 Resolution 2016-0057 - Setting hearing before the City Council for July 25, 2016 for the vacation of portions of North Center Street, North Crescent Drive, Ross Court, Hamlin Street, and a portion of a nearby alley, as requested by Avista. Yea
06/20/16 Resolution 2016-0058 - Declaring Allen Bradley/Rockwell Automation Motor Control Centers (MCC) and associated software for use in the Central Well Station Motor Control Centers (MCC) upgrade project as Sole Source and thus authorizing its purchase from Columbia Electric Supply of Spokane Washington, at an estimated cost of $114,475 (excl. taxes). Yea
06/13/16 Ordinance C35399 - Relating to critical materials; amending SMC sections 17A.020.030, 17A.020.160, 17E.010.010, 17E.010.040, 17E.010.050, 17E.010.060, 17E.010.090, 17E.010.095, 17E.010.120, 17E.010.140, 17E.010.150, 17E.010.190, 17E.010.200, 17E.010.210, 17E.010.220, 17E.010.230, 17E.010.270, 17E.010.290, 17E.010.300, 17E.010.320, 17E.010.340, 17E.010.400, 17E.010.410, 17E.010.420, 17E.010.430, 17E.010.440, 17E.010.470, 17E.010.490, 17E.010.510, 17E.010.530, 17E.010.560, and 17G.010.150; and repealing SMC sections 17E.010.250, 17E.010.310, 17E.010.330, 17E.010.450, 17E.010.500, and 17E.010.520. Absent
06/13/16 Ordinance C35400 - Amending Ordinance C34924 vacating Walnut Street from Bridge Avenue to College Avenue, North and South portions of Bridge Avenue from Maple Street to Cedar Street and the Alley between Walnut Street and Cedar Street from Bridge Avenue to College Avenue. Absent
06/06/16 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35395 - Provides funding for the Collins Group to assist the Parks & Recreation Division in managing/conducting a Capital Fund Drive Feasibility Study for RFP Redevelopment. Yea
06/06/16 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35396 - Provides funding for professional services provided by My Spokane for the Parks Division. Yea
06/06/16 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35397 - Provides funding for Sky Prairie (Impact Fees) Park Capital Improvements. Yea
06/06/16 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35398 - Provides funding to various Park and Golf funds for the purpose of strategic investments. Yea
06/06/16 Ordinance C35392 - Relating to the definition of graffiti vandalism; amending section 10.10.070 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
06/06/16 Ordinance C35394 - Relating to nuisance properties; amending SMC sections 10.08A.010, 10.08A.020, 10.08A.030, 10.08A.040, 10.08A.050, 10.02.070, 17C.310.010, and 17F.070.520; adopting a new section 10.08A.045 to chapter 10.08A of the Spokane Municipal Code and repealing SMC sections 10.08.030 and 10.20.020. Yea
06/06/16 Resolution 2016-0050 - Providing for the sale of surplus City property (surplus vacant lots). Yea
06/06/16 Resolution 2016-0051 - Providing for the sale of surplus City property (Latah/Hangman Valley). Yea
06/06/16 Resolution 2016-0054 - Concerning the City’s high property crime rate. Yea
06/06/16 Resolution 2016-0055 - Declaring McCoy Power Consultants a sole source consultant and thus authorizing the Waste to Energy Facility to directly enter into contract with McCoy Power Consultants in lieu of public bidding for maintaining annual compliance with the NERC/FERC Reliability Standards. Yea
06/06/16 Resolution 2016-0056 - Concerning the recent oil train derailment and fire in Mosier, Oregon. Yea
05/23/16 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35391 - amending Ordinance No. C35322 passed by the City Council November 23, 2015, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2016, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2016, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund From: Unappropriated Reserves, $200,000; To: Other Contractual Services, same amount (This action provides 24-hour shelter space for the City’s homeless population) Yea
05/23/16 Ordinance C35379 - relating to sustainable public building standards for Capital Improvement Projects; amending section 7.17.020 of the Spokane Municipal Code and enacting new sections 12.05.005 and 12.05.030 to the Spokane Municipal Code, as revised. Yea
05/23/16 Ordinance C35389 - relating to the building code; amending SMC sections 17F.020.080, 17F.030.010, 17F.040.010, 17F.040.030, 17F.040.040, 17F.040.105, 17F.040.130, 17F.070.010, 17F.070.250, 17F.070.260, 17F.070.300, 7F.090.010 and 17F.100.010 and repealing 17F.040.070, 17F.040.125, 17F.070.070, 17F.07.270 and 17F.070.360. Yea
05/23/16 Ordinance C35390 - relating to the fire code; amending SMC sections 17F.080.010, 17F.080.030, 17F.080.070, 17F.080.090, 17F.080.110, 17F.080.120, 17F.080.150, 17F.080.270, 17F.080.370, 17F.080.380, 17F.080.390 17F.080.400, 17F.080.480 and 17F.080.490 and repealing SMC sections 17F.080.321 and 17F.080.430. Yea
05/23/16 Resolution 2016-0046 - setting the assessment roll hearing for the East Sprague Parking and Business Improvement Area (Business Improvement District – BID) and providing notice of the 2016 assessments to business and property owners. Yea
05/23/16 Resolution 2016-0047 - declaring Itron, Inc. (Liberty Lake, WA) as sole source, authorizing future purchases of Itron Automated Meter Reading (AMR) Equipment and Encoder Receiver Transmitters (ERT’s) without public bidding and approving a value blanket order for the purchase of AMR equipment and ERT’s “as needed” at an estimated annual cost of $300,000 (incl. tax). Yea
05/23/16 Resolution 2016-0049 - relating to the appointment of special investigation counsel. Yea
05/16/16 Emergency Ordinance C35388 - relating to the definition of a household; and declaring an emergency. Yea
05/16/16 Ordinance C35375 - vacating the south 30 feet of Rosewood Avenue from 225 feet East of the East line of Helena Street to the West line of Pittsburg Street requested by Stacy Bjordahl representing Collision Service Repair Center. Yea
05/16/16 Resolution 2016-0045 - establishing the North Monroe Corridor Advisory Board for the City of Spokane. Yea
05/16/16 Resolution 2016-0048 - regarding 2017 Budget Priorities. Yea
05/09/16 Emergency Ordinance C35386 - Suspending the acceptance of annual applications for amendments to the City’s Comprehensive Plan until completion of the City’s Comprehensive Plan 2017 period update, and deferring and suspending the processing of applications which cannot be completed before December 31, 2016, and declaring an emergency. Yea
05/09/16 Ordinance C35380 - Relating to initiatives and referendums; amending sections 2.02.020, 2.02.030 2.02.040, 2.02.055, 2.02.060, 2.02.070, 2.02.090, 2.02.110, 2.02.115, 2.02.130, and 2.02.140 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
05/09/16 Ordinance C35384 - Relating to fencing standards in industrial zones; amending Spokane Municipal Code Section 17C.130.310, allowing electric fences in Light Industrial (LI) zones as set forth in Amendment File No. Z1500056COMP. Yea
05/09/16 Ordinance C35385 - Relating to Rules of the Road; amending SMC sections 8.02.083, 16A.61.381, 16A.61.567, 16A.61.570, 16A.61.5705, 16A.61.5904, and 16A.61.790 to Chapters 08.02 and 16A.61 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
05/09/16 Resolution 2016-0038 - Regarding the use of unmanned air vehicles to improve the safety to our personnel and the public in high risk situations. Yea
05/09/16 Resolution 2016-0044 - Declaring Rogers Machinery Co. Inc. (Spokane Valley, WA) a sole source provider and authorizing the repair/rebuild services for the City Waste To Energy Facility’s (WTEF) Cameron Compressor for $150,000, without public bidding. Yea
05/02/16 Ordinance C35253 - Vacating a portion of Front Avenue, Erie Street, and an adjacent alley, as requested by City of Spokane. Yea
05/02/16 Ordinance C35383 - Relating to the city/county landmarks commission; amending sections 4.35.020 and 4.35.050 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
05/02/16 Resolution 2016-0042 - Concerning the City’s 2017 state legislative agenda. Yea
05/02/16 Resolution 2016-0043 - Amending the City’s 2016 federal legislative agenda. Yea
04/25/16 Consideration of Mayoral Veto C35378 - the City Council approved an override of the Mayor’s veto of Ordinance C35378 relating to the Spokane Transportation Benefit District; amending sections 08.16.010, 08316.060, and 08.16.070 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
04/25/16 Ordinance C35381 - to the Municipal Court; amending section 5A.05.020 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
04/25/16 Ordinance C35382 - relating to the Probation Department of the Municipal Court; amending section 3.01A.710 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
04/25/16 Resolution 2016-0039 - regarding the encouragement of tiny houses in the City of Spokane. Yea
04/25/16 Resolution 2016-0040 - relating to the extension of a downtown parklet pilot project through summer, 2016. Yea
04/18/16 Ordinance C35377 - establishing and codifying East Sprague Parking and Business Improvement Areas; and adopting a new chapter 4.31C to Title 4 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
04/18/16 Resolution 2016-0036 - regarding the Projects of Citywide Significance Incentive Policy. Yea
04/18/16 Resolution 2016-0037 - regarding the Public Development Authority Asset Transfer Policy. Yea
04/18/16 Resolution 2016-0041 - Joint Spokane City Council and Spokane Transit Authority Board of Directors resolution defining a preferred alignment through the Downtown Spokane Core and the Browne’s Addition Neighborhood and establishing the locally preferred alternative in its entirety, and clarifying the vehicle mode type for the Central City Line; and other matters related thereto. Yea
04/11/16 Ordinance C35359 - relating to the pending Spokane Housing Ventures Annexation and amending the Spokane Comprehensive Plan Land Use Plan Map, Map LU 1 to include updated land use designations for the area within the pending Spokane Housing Ventures Annexation. Yea
04/11/16 Ordinance C35360 - relating to zoning for the area within the pending Spokane Housing Ventures Annexation and authorizing amendments to the City of Spokane Official Zoning Map. Yea
04/11/16 Ordinance C35370 - relating to annexing to the City of Spokane a 37-acre area of land lying south of 53rd Avenue, east of Regal Street and north of 55th Avenue in a portion of the north 1/2 of Section 3, Township 24 north, Range 43, E.W.M in Spokane County, commonly referred to as the Spokane Housing Ventures Annexation. Yea
04/11/16 Ordinance C35378 - relating to the Spokane Transportation Benefit District; amending sections 8.16.010, 8.16.060, and 8.16.070 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
04/11/16 Resolution 2016-0035 - regarding the City of Spokane supporting Ballot Proposition No. 1, entitled “City of Spokane EMS – Emergency Medical Services Levy,” submitted by the City of Spokane for the April 26, 2016 Special Election regarding a ballot proposition imposing additional regular property tax levies to be used exclusively for EMS – Emergency Medical Services for the years 2017 through 2022 in the sum of 50 cents per $1,000 of 2016 assessed value as set forth in Ordinance No. C35366. Yea
03/28/16 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35376 - amending Ordinance No. C35322 passed by the City Council November 23, 2015, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2016, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2016, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $15,000 TO: City Council—Contractual Services, same amount; (This action makes funds available for a Main Avenue study.) Yea
03/28/16 Resolution 2016-0032 - declaring Nalco Chemical Company a sole source provider of conditioning chemicals (and associated equipment) for use in the high pressure boilers and steam system at the Riverside Park Water Reclamation Facility and authorizing the purchase of conditioning chemicals (and associated equipment) from Nalco Chemical Company for $331,800 including tax and shipping without public bidding for a five-year term. Yea
03/28/16 Resolution 2016-0033 - To initiate an East Sprague Parking and Business Improvement Area. Yea
03/28/16 Resolution 2016-0034 - Of intention to establish an East Sprague Parking and Business Improvement Area. Yea
03/21/16 Resolution 2016-0030 - requesting the entire length of U.S. 395 be named the “Congressman Thomas S. Foley Memorial Highway.” Yea
03/21/16 Resolution 2016-0031 - approving the appointment of Dawn Kinder as the Community, Housing & Human Services Director for the City of Spokane. Yea
03/14/16 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35373 - the following Emergency Budget Ordinances amending Ordinance No. C35322 passed by the City Council November 23, 2015, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2016, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2016, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Human Services Grants Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $390,480, TO: HHAA Contractual Services, same amount. (This action provides grant funding from unappropriated reserves to cover approved allocations for homeless programs.) Yea
03/14/16 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35374 - the City Council passed the following Emergency Budget Ordinance amending Ordinance No. C35322 passed by the City Council November 23, 2015, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2016, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2016, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Parking Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $170,000, TO: Construction Fixed Assets, same amount. (This action provides funding for making tenant improvements to the new Parking Services Facility.) (Relates to PRO 2016-0009 under the Consent Agenda) Yea
03/14/16 Ordinance C35371 - relating to animal welfare and the prevention of animal cruelty; amending section 10.23A.080 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
03/14/16 Ordinance C35372 - providing funding for the arts in Spokane; amending chapter 8.03 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
03/14/16 Resolution 2016-0028 - relating to the final adoption of the City of Spokane Comprehensive Water System Plan dated February 2016 and submittal for final approval by the Washington State Department of Health. Yea
03/14/16 Resolution 2016-0029 - approving the appointment of Sally Stopher as the Grants Management & Financial Assistance Director for the City of Spokane. Yea
03/07/16 Resolution 2016-0025 - appointing Jonathan Moog Riverfront Park Director for the City of Spokane. Yea
03/07/16 Resolution 2016-0026 - authorizing the refund of land use fees collected by the City in connection with Planning Department File No. Z1500087COMP. Nay
03/07/16 Resolution 2016-0027 - indemnifying Lonnie Tofsrud, a City employee named in Darryl N. McLeod, et. al. v. City of Spokane and Lonnie and Jane Doe Tofsrud, Spokane County Superior Court Cause No. 14-2-02477-5. Yea
02/29/16 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35368 - amending Ordinance No. C35322 passed by the City Council November 23, 2015, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2016, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2016, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund FROM: Overtime, $88,000; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action will cover an additional detective for 2016.) Yea
02/29/16 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35369 - amending Ordinance No. C35322 passed by the City Council November 23, 2015, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2016, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2016, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Solid Waste Collections From: Unappropriated Reserves, $2,827,000; To: Vehicles, same amount. (This action will move funds for the purchase of 12 CNG Rear Load Trucks.) Yea
02/29/16 Ordinance C35362 - relating to the multi-family tax exemption in the City of Spokane; amending section 8.15.030 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
02/29/16 Ordinance C35365 - relating to the special events amending Spokane Municipal Code sections 10.39.010 and SMC 10.39.040. Yea
02/29/16 Ordinance C35367 - relating to the regulation of for-hire vehicles at the Spokane Airport; and amending section 12.03.0508 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
02/29/16 Resolution 2016-0020 - ordering and approving the Assessment Segregation for Haven Street from Vacated Riverside Avenue to Olive Avenue; Olive Avenue from Haven Street to Fiske Street, Fiske Street from Olive Avenue to Alki Avenue (Playfair LID). (East Central Neighborhood) (Deferred from February 22, 2016, Agenda) Yea
02/29/16 Resolution 2016-0023 - opposing the Trans-Pacific Partnership Trade Agreement. Yea
02/29/16 Resolution 2016-0024 - regarding council member appointments to boards and committees. Yea
02/22/16 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35364 - amending Ordinance No. C35322 passed by the City Council November 23, 2015, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2016, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2016, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in:IT Fund General Fund FROM: Temp Seasonal, $132,250, TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action creates a Senior Information Security Analyst position in the IT Department effective February 29, 2016.) Yea
02/22/16 Emergency Ordinance C35366 - imposing additional regular property tax levies for emergency medical services for the years 2017 through 2022; and submitting the proposition to a special municipal election to be held on April 26, 2016, and declaring an emergency Yea
02/22/16 Resolution 2016-0008 - requesting the Spokane County Auditor to hold a special election on November 7, 2017, in conjunction with the scheduled general election to submit to the electors of the City of Spokane a proposition regarding an amendment of the Spokane Municipal Code relating to immigration status information Yea
02/22/16 Resolution 2016-0021 - requesting the Spokane County Auditor to hold a special election on April 26, 2016 to submit a proposition regarding additional regular property tax levies for Emergency Medical Services for the years 2017 through 2022 to the electors of the City of Spokane and declaring an emergency. Yea
02/22/16 Resolution 2016-0022 - regarding the City of Spokane’s support for a Promise Zone proposal to HUD that is focused in the neighborhoods of Northeast Spokane (East Central North of the freeway, Chief Garry Park, Logan, Minnehaha, Bemiss, Whitman, Nevada-Lidgerwood, and Hillyard). Yea
02/08/16 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35361 - amending Ordinance No. C35322 passed by the City Council November 23, 2015, and entitled, “An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2016, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2016, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage,” and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund FROM: Interfund Professional Services, $3,190, TO: Various Accounts, same amount; and Workers Comp Fund FROM: Various Accounts, $5,735, TO: Various Accounts, same amount; and Employee Benefit Fund FROM: Various Accounts, $3,825; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. and IT Fund FROM: Various Accounts, $3,825; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action provides for salary grade adjustments as determined by HR and agreed upon by management and applicable bargaining units.) Yea
02/08/16 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35363 - carrying over from the 2015 fiscal year and re-appropriating various funds for the use of certain departments and divisions of the City government and the budgeting of various outstanding grants, both revenues and expenses, of the City of Spokane, and thereby amending Ordinance No. 35322, passed November 23, 2015 and entitled, “An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2016, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2016, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage,” and declaring an emergency. (This action carries over budget authority for items budgeted in 2015, but not completed at year-end and appropriates various outstanding grants and capital expenditures.) Yea
02/08/16 Resolution 2016-0011 - setting hearing before the City Council March 14, 2016 for the proposed Spokane Housing Ventures annexation. Yea
02/08/16 Resolution 2016-0012 - setting hearing before City Council for March 14, 2016 for the Vacation of the South 30 feet of Rosewood Avenue from 225 feet East of the East line of Helena Street to the West line of Pittsburg Street. Yea
02/08/16 Resolution 2016-0013 - regarding the adoption of the City of Spokane’s 2016 Federal Legislative Agenda. Yea
02/08/16 Resolution 2016-0014 - expressing the desire of the Spokane City Council that the City of Spokane sign the International Charter for Compassionate Communities and thereby designate the City of Spokane a Compassionate Community. Yea
02/08/16 Resolution 2016-0015 - regarding the City Council’s approval of the Plan Commission’s 2016 Work Program. Yea
02/08/16 Resolution 2016-0016 - regarding the appointment to fill the vacancy in Council District 2, Position 2. (appointment of Breean Beggs) Yea
02/08/16 Resolution 2016-0017 - updating the Spokane Internal Lending Program (“SILP”) Underwriting Guidelines, and providing for regular review and update as necessary, and rescinding and replacing Resolution 2014-0101 in its entirety. Yea
02/08/16 Resolution 2016-0018 - expressing the intention of the City Council to designate an additional residential targeted area (Lower South Hill) and setting a public hearing before the City Council on February 29, 2016. Yea
02/08/16 Resolution 2016-0019 - regarding redevelopment and revitalization of the Ridpath Hotel. Yea
02/01/16 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35357 - amending Ordinance No. C35322 passed by the City Council November 23, 2015, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2016, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2016, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in:General Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $15,000, TO: Human Services—Contractual Services, same amount; Yea
02/01/16 Ordinance C35354 - relating to charitable solicitation applications; and amending section 10.42.040 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
02/01/16 Ordinance C35355 - relating to the City Investment Committee; adopting new section 07.15.005 to Chapter 7 of the Spokane Municipal Code, and amending sections 07.15.010 and 07.15.020 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
02/01/16 Ordinance C35356 - relating to Council and Legislation; amending sections 02.005.010, 02.01.010, 02.01.030, 02.01.040, and 02.01.050 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
01/25/16 Consideration of Mayoral Veto C35300 - Consideration of Mayoral Veto OF ORDINANCE C35300—SICK AND SAFE LEAVE Yea
01/25/16 Ordinance C35352 - relating to the pretreatment requirements; amending SMC sections 13.03A.0203, 13.03A.0204, 13.03A.0210, 13.03A.0406, 13.03A.0408, 13.03A.0409, 13.03A.0502, and 13.03A.0801 of the Spokane Municipal Code; and setting an effective date. Yea
01/25/16 Resolution 2016-0009 - declaring Zonar Systems, Inc. (Seattle, WA) a sole manufacturer and supplier of GPS systems for the Solid Waste Collection Department for the purpose of vehicle tracking and maintenance record keeping and authorizing GPS system data acquisition services from Zonar Systems, Inc. without public bidding—$51,457.15 (incl. tax). Yea
01/25/16 Resolution 2016-0010 - amending the City of Spokane’s 2016 Legislative Agenda (to include UDDA operating funds to catalyze and leverage strategic investments). Yea
01/11/16 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35353 - providing for the issuance and sale of a taxable limited tax general obligation refunding bond of the City in the principal amount of not to exceed $16,340,000, for the purpose of refunding certain outstanding bonds of the city; providing for the redemption of the outstanding bonds to be refunding; providing for the annual levy of taxes to pay the principal of and interest on the bonds; and declaring an emergency. Yea
01/11/16 Ordinance C35300 - relating to earned sick and safe leave in the City of Spokane; creating a new Title 09 to the Spokane Municipal Code; amending sections 01.05.170, and 04.04.050 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
01/11/16 Ordinance C35341 - renaming Centennial Alley from the west side of Elm Street to the south side of Summit Parkway and naming of the public alley in alignment with Centennial on the east side of Elm Street to the south side of Summit Parkway to “Centennial Way.” Yea
01/11/16 Ordinance C35342 - relating to Administration and Procedures of the Unified Development Code; amending SMC sections 17G.010.070, 17G.010.160, 17G.050.310, 17G.060.075, 17G.060.210, 17G.060.240, 17G.080.020, 17G.080.040. Yea
01/11/16 Ordinance C35343 - relating to definitions used in the Unified Development Code; amending SMC sections 17A.020.030 and 17A.020.060. Yea
01/11/16 Ordinance C35344 - relating to Building Moving and Relocation; amending SMC sections 10.26.010, 10.26.020, 10.26.030, 10.26.040, 10.26.070, 10.28.020, 10.28.040, 10.28.050, 10.28.070, 10.28.080. Yea
01/11/16 Ordinance C35345 - relating to Obstructions and Encroachments in the Public right-of-way; amending SMC sections 12.02.060, 12.02.0706, 12.02.0707, 12.02.0708, 12.02.0716, 12.02.0718, 12.02.0720, 12.02.0724, 12.02.0730, 12.02.0740, 12.02.0755, 12.02.0704. Yea
01/11/16 Ordinance C35346 - relating to Land Use Standards of the Unified Development Code; amending SMC sections 17C.110.100, Table 17C.110-1, 17C.110.200, Table 17C.110-3, 17C.110.230, 17C.120.110, 17C.120.310, 17C.122.135, 17C.124.210, Table 17C.124-2, 17C.124.310, 17C.130.310, 17C.200.020, 17C.200.040, 17C.200.050, 17C.230.140. Yea
01/11/16 Ordinance C35347 - relating to transportation impact fees; amending SMC sections 17D.075.020. Yea
01/11/16 Ordinance C35348 - relating to environmental standards of the Unified Development Code; amending SMC sections 17E.060.280 and Table 17E.060-04. Yea
01/11/16 Ordinance C35349 - relating to the existing building and conservation code; repealing SMC Section 17F.070.190. Yea
01/11/16 Ordinance C35350 - relating to land use fees; amending SMC sections 08.02.0220, 08.02.038, 08.02.065. Yea
01/11/16 Ordinance C35351 - relating to Street Obstruction Permits; amending SMC sections 07.02.070. Yea
01/11/16 Resolution 2016-0002 - approving the process to fill the vacancy for Council District 2, Position 2. Yea
01/11/16 Resolution 2016-0003 - supporting a ballot proposition for the general election of 2016 for the purposes of funding the Central City Line and other Spokane Transit Authority projects in the Moving Forward. Yea
01/11/16 Resolution 2016-0004 - requesting response for proposals (RFP’s) for affordable housing projects at select locations where combined sewer overflow (CSO) facilities will be constructed. Yea
01/11/16 Resolution 2016-0005 - approving the appointment of Lisa Key as the Director of the Planning Department for the City of Spokane. Yea
01/11/16 Resolution 2016-0007 - requesting the State of Washington to financially partner with the City of Spokane to replace trees lost in the November 2015 Windstorm (and adding this request to the 2016 State Legislative Agenda). Yea
01/04/16 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35340 - amending Ordinance No. C35322 passed the City Council November 23, 2015, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2016, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2016, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund FROM: City Council - Reserve, $14,000; TO: ONS–Community Assembly, same amount. (This action makes funds available for use by the Community Assembly.) Yea
01/04/16 Ordinance C35329 - relating to the definition of a household. Yea
01/04/16 Ordinance C35336 - Amending Ordinance C-29198 that amended Ordinance No. A-1282 (relating to Carlisle Avenue vacation) that passed the City Council January 6, 1903 (Logan Neighborhood). Yea
01/04/16 Ordinance C35337 - relating to vacating a portion of Marietta Avenue in the City of Spokane. (Logan Neighborhood). Yea
01/04/16 Ordinance C35338 - relating to vacating Buckeye Avenue from Standard Street to Dakota Street. (Logan Neighborhood). Yea
01/04/16 Resolution 2016-0001 - amending the City Council Rules of Procedure. Yea
12/14/15 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35205 - amending Ordinance No. C35062 passed the City Council November 25, 2013, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2014, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2014, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund FROM: Local Retail Sales/Use Tax, $600,000; TO: Transfer to Asset Management Operations, same amount. (This action is necessary to avoid using Asset Management capital funds to cover operating costs.) Yea
12/14/15 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35332 - Amending Ordinance No. C35185 passed the City Council November 24, 2014, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2015, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2015, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Park and Recreation Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $63,138, TO: Parks Planning-Surveys/Studies, same amount; (This action provides funding for the Collins Group contract.) Yea
12/14/15 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35333 - Amending Ordinance No. C35185 passed the City Council November 24, 2014, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2015, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2015, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Parks & Recreation FROM: Unappropriated Fund Balance, $487,000, TO: Various Accounts, same amount; and Golf Fund FROM: Various Accounts, $150,000, TO: 2015 Windstorm Expense, $150,000; (This action moves excess funds to Golf Operations Fund and Parks Operations for windstorm expenses.) Yea
12/14/15 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35334 - Amending Ordinance No. C35185 passed the City Council November 24, 2014, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2015, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2015, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Fire/EMS Fund FROM: Various Accounts, $325,000; TO: Overtime-Uniform, same amount; (This action accounts for the unanticipated overtime and additional revenues beyond the adopted 2015 budget.) Yea
12/14/15 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35335 - Amending Ordinance No. C35185 passed the City Council November 24, 2014, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2015, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2015, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Fire/EMS Fund FROM: Dept. Homeland Security, $103,000; TO: Overtime-Uniform, same amount; (This action adds revenue and expenses for the HazMat training grant through Department of Emergency Management.) (Relates to Consent Agenda Item OPR 2015-1059.) Yea
12/14/15 Ordinance C35328 - Relating to golf cart and alternative vehicle zones in the City of Spokane; amending chapter 16A.63 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
12/14/15 Ordinance C35330 - Relating to amendments to the abandoned property registration program in the City of Spokane; amending sections 08.02.0675 and 17F.07.520 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
12/14/15 Ordinance C35339 - Approving and confirming the 2016 assessments and assessment roll for the Downtown Parking and Business Improvement Area (Business Improvement District – BID), prepared under Ordinance No. C32923, as amended. Yea
12/14/15 Resolution 2015-0126 - Providing for the closure of Madison Street located between 3rd Avenue and Freeway Avenue and authorizing a Revocable License and Permit to allow the construction of allowed improvements in the public right-of-way. Nay
12/14/15 Resolution 2015-0127 - Setting hearing before City Council for February 1, 2016, for the vacation of the alley between Boone Avenue and Gardner Avenue from the east line of Ash Street to the west line of Maple Street as requested by Sarff Investments, LLC. Yea
12/14/15 Resolution 2015-0128 - Regarding council member appointments to boards and committees for 2016. Yea
12/07/15 Ordinance C35175 - Vacating the alley between Rowan Avenue and Nebraska Avenue from Julia Street to Myrtle Street as requested by Kelly M. Beechinor. Yea
12/07/15 Ordinance C35326 - The City Council of the City of Spokane, Washington, adopting a Six-Year Citywide Capital Improvement Program for the Years 2016 through 2021, and amending Section 5.5 Capital Facilities Program (CFP) of the Spokane Comprehensive Plan. Yea
12/07/15 Resolution 2015-0124 - Recognizing the Peaceful Valley Neighborhood Action Plan as a declaration of the neighborhood's desired future condition, providing direction for neighborhood-based improvement activities, as well as neighborhood priorities involving future projects. Yea
12/07/15 Resolution 2015-0125 - Supporting various electoral reforms including a United States Constitutional Amendment granting an explicit right to vote, universal voter registration in Washington state including the automatic preregistration of sixteen and seventeen year olds, and the Washington Voting Rights Act. Yea
11/30/15 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35323 - Amending Ordinance No. C35185 passed the City Council November 24, 2014, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2015, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2015, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Golf Debt Service Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $40,000; TO: Golf Fund, same amount. (This action provides necessary changes in the appropriations of the Golf Debt Service Fund as part of the 2005A LTGO Refinancing and Debt Restructure.) Yea
11/30/15 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35325 - Amending Ordinance No. C35185 passed the City Council November 24, 2014, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2015, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2015, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Fire/EMS Fund FROM: Fire Protection Services, $500,000; TO: Overtime-Uniform, same amount. (This action will add revenues from State Mobilization for fire related services and associated expenditures.) Yea
11/30/15 Emergency Ordinance C35329 - An interim zoning ordinance of the City of Spokane, Washington, relating to the definition of a household; and declaring an emergency. Yea
11/30/15 Ordinance C35274 - Relating to the process of filling vacancies in the position of Police Ombudsman. Yea
11/30/15 Ordinance C35321 - Relating to inclement weather centers for homeless individuals and families in the City of Spokane; creating new section 10.08E of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
11/30/15 Ordinance C35324 - Relating to the City of Spokane’s Central Incentives Area; amending sections 13.04.2042 and 13.03.0732 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
11/30/15 Resolution 2015-0121 - Regarding the adoption of the City of Spokane’s 2016 Washington State Legislative Agenda (as amended). Yea
11/30/15 Resolution 2015-0122 - Approving the projects for the 2016-2021 Six-Year Comprehensive Street Program which will utilize Transportation Benefit District funding. Yea
11/30/15 Resolution 2015-0123 - Regarding approval of traffic calming projects from cycle five applications to be paid through the Traffic Calming Measures Fund. Yea
11/23/15 Ordinance C35320 - Relating to local improvement districts; establishing Consolidated Local Improvement District No. 224A and a consolidated local improvement district bond redemption fund; fixing the amount, form, date, interest rate and maturity of the Consolidated Local Improvement District No. 224A Installment Note; providing for the purchase of that Note by the City from funds on deposit in the Spokane Investment Pool; and defining the interest rate on local improvement district assessment installments. Yea
11/23/15 Ordinance C35322 - Adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2016, making appropriations to the various funds of the City of Spokane for the year ending December 31, 2016, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage. Yea
11/16/15 Ordinance C35319 - Relating to the parking system fund and Parking Advisory Committee; amending SMC section 7.08.130. Yea
11/16/15 Resolution 2015-0117 - Providing for the sale of surplus City property (land parcel near the southwest corner of South Regal Street and East Palouse Highway) and authorizing execution of Purchase and Sale Agreement—$899,668.09 Revenue Yea
11/16/15 Resolution 2015-0119 - Declaring an emergency and authorizing the Fleet Services Department to contract with the Vactor dealer, Owen Equipment (Kent, WA) in lieu of public bidding for repairing a Hose Reel Assembly on Vactor Truck #428255—not to exceed $75,000. Yea
11/16/15 Resolution 2015-0120 - Setting the assessment roll hearing before City Council for December 14, 2015, for the Downtown Parking and Business Improvement Area (Business Improvement District – BID) and providing Notice of the 2016 assessments to business and property owners. Yea
11/09/15 Ordinance C35317 - Relating to the vacation of misdemeanor possession of marijuana convictions in the City of Spokane; adopting new chapter 5A.17 of the Spokane Municipal Code; and adopting new sections 5A.17.010 and 5A.17.020. Yea
11/09/15 Ordinance C35318 - Updating the annual City of Spokane property tax levy for 2016. Yea
11/09/15 Resolution 2015-0118 - Declaring and finding a substantial need for purposes of setting the limit factor for the property tax levy for 2016 Yea
11/02/15 Emergency Ordinance C35312 - Relating to Wireless Communication Facilities; repealing Chapter 17C.355 SMC; adopting a New Chapter 17C.355A SMC; amending SMC Section 17C.110.110, Table 17C.110-1, 17C.320.080, 17C.130.220, 17C.120.220, 17C.110.215, 17C.124.220, 17A.020.010, 17A.020.200, 17C.120.110, Table 17C.120-1, 17C.124.110, 17C.130.110, Table 17C.130-1, and 01.05.160, as those sections relate to wireless communications facilities; and declaring an emergency. Yea
11/02/15 Emergency Ordinance C35313 - Relating to eligible facilities modifications of wireless communication facilities; adopting Chapter 17C.356 of the Spokane Municipal Code on a permanent basis; and declaring an emergency. Yea
11/02/15 Ordinance C35307 - Relating to application #Z1400062COMP and amending the Land Use Plan Map of the City’s Comprehensive Plan from “Residential 4-10” to “General Commercial” for 0.17 acres (7500 square feet) located at 2829 North Market; and amending the zoning map from “Residential Single Family” (RSF) to “General Commercial, 70-foot height limitation” (GC-70). Yea
11/02/15 Ordinance C35308 - Relating to application #Z1400063COMP and amending the Land Use Plan Map of the City's Comprehensive Plan from "Residential 4-10" to "Office" for 0.69 acres (30,056 square feet) located at 4610, 4617, 4618 North Maple Street; and amending the Zoning Map from “Residential Single Family” (RSF) to “Office-35” (O-35). Yea
11/02/15 Ordinance C35309 - Relating to application #Z1400064COMP and amending the Land Use Plan Map of the City's Comprehensive Plan from "Residential 4-10" to "CC Core" for 0.31 acres (13,800 square feet) located at 1414 East 10th Avenue and 1415 East 11th Avenue; and amending the Zoning Map from “Residential Single Family” (RSF) to “Centers & Corridors, Type 1, Neighborhood Center” (CC1-NC). Yea
11/02/15 Ordinance C35310 - Amending the text of the City of Spokane Comprehensive Plan Chapter 3, Land Use, adopting a new policy entitled "LU 1.X Mobile Home Parks." Yea
11/02/15 Ordinance C35314 - Relating to the tax on pull-tab games operated by non-profit corporations; amending sections 8.04.020 and 8.04.030 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
11/02/15 Ordinance C35315 - Amending the City of Spokane Comprehensive Plan adopting a Pedestrian Master Plan as a subarea plan. Yea
11/02/15 Ordinance C35316 - Relating to public works procurement standards; amending section 7.06.160 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
11/02/15 Resolution 2015-0115 - Recognizing the attached Grandview/Thorpe Neighborhood Action Plan Yea
11/02/15 Resolution 2015-0116 - Approving the Ethics Commission’s Policy and Procedures Manual. Yea
10/26/15 Ordinance C35311 - Relating to junk vehicle abatement and related fees; amending SMC sections 1.05.160 and 10.16.070, and adopting new section 10.16.045 to chapter 10.16 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
10/19/15 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35306 - Amending Ordinance No. C35185 passed the City Council November 24, 2014, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2015, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2015, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $33,000, TO: Contractual Services, same amount; Yea
10/19/15 Resolution 2015-0113 - Setting hearing before the City Council for November 30, 2015 for the vacation of a portion of Park Court and a portion of an unnamed adjacent street as requested by Whipple Consulting Engineers. (Chief Garry Park Neighborhood) Yea
10/19/15 Resolution 2015-0114 - Regarding the preservation, maintenance and improvement of the John Wayne Pioneer Trail. Yea
10/12/15 Ordinance C35305 - The vacation of a portion of Grandview Avenue north of 17th Avenue and east of ‘D’ Street. Yea
10/12/15 Resolution 2015-0107 - Initiating an East Sprague Parking and Business Improvement Area. Yea
10/12/15 Resolution 2015-0108 - Intention to establish an East Sprague Parking and Business Improvement Area. Yea
10/12/15 Resolution 2015-0109 - Initiating a Hillyard Parking and Business Improvement Area. Yea
10/12/15 Resolution 2015-0110 - Intention to establish a Hillyard Parking and Business Improvement Area. Yea
10/12/15 Resolution 2015-0111 - Declaring opposition to I-1366 Yea
10/12/15 Resolution 2015-0112 - Adopting updates to the City’s Comprehensive Water System Plan. Yea
10/05/15 Resolution 2015-0106 - Providing for the sale of surplus City property owned by the Community Housing and Human Services Department to facilitate redevelopment. Yea
09/28/15 Ordinance C35285 - Relating to compliance with local, state, and federal labor laws and standards on city procurement of goods, services and works; amending sections 7.06.130, 7.06.210, 7.06.500, 7.06.520, and 7.06.610; and adopting new section 7.06.276 to chapter 7.06 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
09/28/15 Ordinance C35303 - Relating to permit fees for short term rentals; amending Spokane Municipal Code Sections 08.02.066 and 17C.316.040. Yea
09/28/15 Resolution 2015-0096 - Relating to contracting indebtedness; providing for the issuance of up to 1020 OFFICIAL GAZETTE, SPOKANE, WA OCTOBER 14, 2015 $5,000,000 principal amount of a Limited Tax General Obligation Bond, 2015 Series A, of the City for general City purposes to provide funds with which to pay the cost of acquiring capital assets for public purposes; fixing the date, form, maturity, interest rate, terms and covenants of the bond; authorizing the sale and delivery of the bond to the City, and providing for other matters properly relating thereto. Yea
09/28/15 Resolution 2015-0103 - Regarding in camera review by the Ethics Commission of confidential attorney-client communication. Yea
09/21/15 Ordinance C35299 - Relating to Land Use Application Notification and Appeal Procedures. Yea
09/21/15 Resolution 2015-0104 - Regarding a collaborative process to implement the Central City Line; creating a steering committee; and other matters related thereto. Yea
09/14/15 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35301 - Accounting Services Fund FROM: Interfund Finance, $29,500; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. Yea
09/14/15 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35302 - Water/Wastewater and Integrated Capital Management Fund FROM: Sewer Fund – Unappropriated Reserves, $83,493; TO: Sewer Fund – Various Accounts, same amount. Yea
09/14/15 Resolution 2015-0095 - Providing for the regular meeting times for the City Council Committees and Study Session. Yea
09/14/15 Resolution 2015-0097 - Approving the appointment of Katherine Miller as Director for Integrated Capital Management Department. Yea
09/14/15 Resolution 2015-0098 - Declaring the Sierra Monitor Corporation Sentry IT Gas Monitoring System as a sole source provider and authorizing its purchase from Branom Instrument Company of Spokane. Yea
09/14/15 Resolution 2015-0099 - Setting hearing before the City Council for October 12, 2015 for the vacation of a portion of Grandview Avenue as requested by City Staff. Yea
09/14/15 Resolution 2015-0100 - Setting hearing before the City Council for October 5, 2015 for the vacation of the west 25 feet of Pearl Street from the north line of Sharp Avenue to the south line of the alley between Sinto Avenue and Sharp Avenue and the west 25 feet of Pearl Street from the north line of Sinto Avenue to the south line of the alley between Mission Avenue and Sinto Avenue as requested by Vincent Dressel. Yea
09/14/15 Resolution 2015-0101 - Regarding amendments to the City’s Economic Development Strategy. Yea
09/14/15 Resolution 2015-0102 - Regarding the Citizen Transportation Advisory Board reviewing and prioritizing residential street projects. Yea
08/31/15 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35298 - Amending, Ordinance No. C35185 passed the City Council November 24, 2014, and entitled, “An ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2015, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2015, and providing it shall effect immediately upon passage,” and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Asset Management Fund FROM: Contributed Capital-Federal/State/Local, $300,000; TO: Computer/Micro Equipment, same amount. (This action appropriates additional funding contributed from Spokane County's Emergency Communications Sales Tax Fund. Funds will be used to purchase Mobile Data Computers.) Yea
08/31/15 Emergency Ordinance C35297 - Amending, Ordinance No. C35185 passed the City Council November 24, 2014, and entitled, “An ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2015, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2015, and providing it shall effect immediately upon passage,” and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Forfeitures & Contributions Fund FROM: Forfeitures & Contributions Fund - Contributions/Donations, $72,200; TO: General Fund-Operating Supplies, same amount. (This action appropriates recently contributed revenue in the Forfeiture and Contributions Fund. These funds will be used for Community Outreach Programs.) Yea
08/31/15 Resolution 2015-0093 - Requesting that the administration and the Downtown Spokane Partnership implement a 60-day parklet demonstration project in downtown Spokane. Yea
08/31/15 Resolution 2015-0094 - Amending the City Council Rules of Procedure Section 9.1 to include Community, Health, and Environment as a standing committee. Yea
08/28/15 Ordinance C35525 - Relating to water, wastewater, stormwater and solid waste rates and the creation of Senior or Disabled Person Residential Customer Credit for utility services for low income senior and disabled property owners rate section in the Spokane Municipal Code, adopting a new chapter 13.11 to title 13 of the Spokane Municipal Code; and setting and effective date. Yea
08/24/15 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35296 - amending, Ordinance No. C35185 passed the City Council November 24, 2014, and entitled, “An ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2015, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2015, and providing it shall effect immediately upon passage,” and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Fire/EMS Fund FROM: Transfer from General Fund, $195,000; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action adds additional revenue and expenses in the Fire/EMS Fund for 12 hire ahead firefighters.) Yea
08/24/15 Ordinance C35198 - Vacating an un-named portion of right-of-way, 60 feet by 447.97 feet, approximately 650 feet north of 8018 West Sunset Highway in Section 20, T25N, R42E, W.M., Spokane, Washington as requested by Rodney Black and John McCormack. Yea
08/24/15 Ordinance C35294 - Amending C32780 vacating the south 60 feet of Syndicate Boulevard from the west line of vacated Ferrall Street to the west line of Sycamore Street, and from the east line of Sycamore Street to five feet south of the south line of Mission Avenue. Yea
08/24/15 Resolution 2015-0090 - Approving settlement of claim from Patron Properties and Patrick DeVries relating to an incident that occurred on or about March 25, 2015—$338,403.16. Yea
08/24/15 Resolution 2015-0091 - Stating the policy of the City of Spokane that it will not mandate the installation of fire suppression systems in single-family residential buildings in the City of Spokane. Yea
08/24/15 Resolution 2015-0092 - Authorizing a State Revolving Fund loan of approximately $91,000 to assist the Hideaway Mobile Home Park connect to City water following a failing water well. Yea
08/17/15 Emergency Ordinance C35295 - Extending a moratorium on the acceptance of applications for land use permits for wireless communication support towers in residential zones and declaring an emergency. Yea
08/17/15 Ordinance C35261 - Vacating a portion of Calispel Street and the alley bordered by Mission Avenue, Washington Street, Calispel Street, and Sinto Avenue. Yea
08/17/15 Ordinance C35290 - Relating to minor architect and engineering contracts; amending SMC section 7.06.295. Yea
08/17/15 Ordinance C35291 - Relating to the solid waste disposal department for services, amending SMC sections 13.02.0126 and 13.02.0563 of the Spokane Municipal Code; and setting an effective date. (Relates to solid and semisolid wastes and waste tires.) Yea
08/17/15 Ordinance C35292 - Relating to the salary review commission; amending SMC sections 2.05.010, 2.05.020, 2.05.030, 2.05.040 and 2.05.050 and adopting a new section 2.05.070 to chapter 2.05 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
08/17/15 Ordinance C35293 - Relating to the development code’s landscaping and screening requirements; amending Spokane Municipal Code Section 17C.200.090. Yea
08/17/15 Resolution 2015-0089 - Regarding amendments to the Plan Commission’s 2015 Work Program. Yea
08/10/15 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35289 - Amending Ordinance No. C35185 passed the City Council November 24, 2014, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2015, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2015, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Water Division Fund FROM: Reserve, $17,022, TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action allows for a full-time Education Coordinator to inform water customers about reducing their water usage in a reasonable manner as well as facilitate public knowledge of stormwater, wastewater, and clean drinking water systems in an integrated fashion.) Yea
08/10/15 Ordinance C35286 - Relating to denial or revocation of a city business license from employers violating wage enforcement provisions; amending SMC section 4.04.050 and adopting a new section 10.05.107 to chapter 10.05 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
08/10/15 Ordinance C35287 - Relating to infraction penalty amounts; amending Spokane Municipal Code section 01.02.950. Yea
08/10/15 Resolution 2015-0084 - Regarding supporting and establishing the City’s Economic Development Strategy to implement the City’s Comprehensive Plan and growth strategies. Yea
08/10/15 Resolution 2015-0085 - Regarding the City of Spokane accepting and acknowledging the Northeast Public Development Authority’s (NEPDA) completion of the NEPDA Development Strategy and Brownfield Business Plan, Hillyard Infrastructure Assessment and Needs Analysis and The YARD Heavy Freight User Analysis. Yea
08/10/15 Resolution 2015-0086 - Directing that a loan be made from the Spokane Investment Pool, via the Spokane Internal Lending Program, to the Property Acquisition Fund, for the purpose of providing matching funds for a grant to address the Mission Avenue Gap of the Spokane River Centennial Trail. Yea
08/10/15 Resolution 2015-0087 - Approving settlement of claim from Francis Stubblefield relating to an incident that occurred on or about February 27, 2012—$90,000. Yea
08/10/15 Resolution 2015-0088 - Relating to the Airport Board's acquisition of approximately 10.39 acres of land necessary for the long-term aviation development and approach protection at Spokane International Airport. Yea
07/30/15 Resolution 2015-0081 - Requesting the Spokane County Auditor to hold a special election on November 3, 2015, in conjunction with the scheduled general election to submit to the electors of the City of Spokane a proposition regarding an amendment to the Spokane Municipal Code relating to immigration status information. Nay
07/27/15 Emergency Ordinance C35288 - Relating to non-emergency medical service in the City of Spokane through the safe use of additional response units; creating new section 03.01A.366 to the Spokane Municipal Code; and declaring the existence of an emergency. Yea
07/27/15 Resolution 2015-0073 - Establishing the City Council’s human services funding priorities for the 2016 Human Services Grant program and recognizing the 2016 Action Plan goals for Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), HOME Investment Partnership (HOME) and Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) programs. Yea
07/27/15 Resolution 2015-0074 - Recognizing the Spokane Regional Wayfinding and Signage System Master Plan as a guide for implementation of a motorist and pedestrian information sign program and directing the Spokane Plan Commission to evaluate the feasibility of implementing some or all of the sign program in the City of Spokane. Yea
07/27/15 Resolution 2015-0075 - Approving the appointment of Scott Simmons as the Director of the Business and Developer Services Department for the City of Spokane. Yea
07/27/15 Resolution 2015-0076 - Honoring the life, work, and legacy of the late Dr. Elson S. Floyd, President of Washington State University. Yea
07/27/15 Resolution 2015-0077 - Regarding the division of the current Northwest Neighborhood Council into two new recognized Neighborhood Councils: The Neighborhood Council north of Wellesley Avenue will retain the name Northwest and the Neighborhood Council South of Wellesley will be called Audubon/Downriver Yea
07/27/15 Resolution 2015-0078 - Requesting the Spokane County Auditor to hold a special election on November 3, 2015, in conjunction with the scheduled general election to submit to the electors of the City of Spokane a proposition regarding an amendment to the Spokane City Charter providing for a Worker Bill of Rights. Yea
07/27/15 Resolution 2015-0079 - Requesting the Spokane County Auditor to hold a special election on November 3, 2015 in conjunction with the scheduled general election to submit to the electors of the City of Spokane an advisory vote regarding the identification of funding sources to implement the provisions of the Envision Worker Bill of Rights City Charter Proposition. (Asks the question whether to reduce funding in existing General Fund programs to reallocate to implement the provisions of the Envision Worker Bill of Rights.) Nay
07/27/15 Resolution 2015-0080 - Requesting the Spokane County Auditor to hold a special election on November 3, 2015 in conjunction with the scheduled general election to submit to the electors of the City of Spokane an advisory vote regarding the identification of funding sources to implement the provisions of the Envision Worker Bill of Rights City Charter Proposition. (Asks the question whether to pursue additional funding sources, as needed, in order to implement the provisions of the Envision Worker Bill of Rights.) Nay
07/20/15 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35283 - amending Ordinance No. C35185 passed the City Council November 24, 2014, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2015, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2015, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in:Integrated Capital Management Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $2,500,000, TO: Arterial Streets $2,500,000; and Arterial Street Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $2,500,000 TO: Construction of Fixed Assets, $2,200,000 and, Street Maintenance, $300,000; and Street Maintenance Fund FROM: Arterial Streets, $300,000; TO: Other Repairs/Maint Supplies, $300,000. (This action provides for the Utilities payment for shared use of right of way system for utility needs for the last half of 2014.) Yea
07/20/15 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35284 - Amending Ordinance No. C35185 passed the City Council November 24, 2014, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2015, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2015, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Park and Recreation Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $9,000, TO: Parks Department, $9,000 (This action provides funding to increase a Clerk III position from .80 to 100 percent due to the amount of extra work because of the Park Bond passing.) Yea
07/20/15 Ordinance C35278 - Relating to animal cruelty amending Spokane Municipal Code sections 1.05.210, and; adding a new section to chapter 10.23A. Yea
07/20/15 Ordinance C35279 - Relating to enhanced penalties for violation of regulations concerning parking in taxi stands and amending SMC section 08.02.083 and SMC section 16A.61.5705. Yea
07/20/15 Ordinance C35280 - Relating to design standards and guidelines, and minimum parking and site planting standards, for sites located in Center and Corridor Zones; amending Spokane Municipal Code Sections 17C.122.060, 17C.230.120, 17G.040.020, and 17C.200.040. Yea
07/20/15 Resolution 2015-0072 - Approving the appointment of Kimberly Bustos as the Director of the Accounting Department for the City of Spokane. Yea
07/13/15 Ordinance C35258 - Relating to indecent public exposure; adopting a new section 10.06.050 to chapter 10.06 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Absent
07/13/15 Resolution 2015-0063 - Regarding the appointment of committees to prepare statements advocating voters’ approval or rejection of Propositions No. 1 and No. 2 on the August 4, 2015, Primary Election and approving rules for preparation of statements. Absent
07/13/15 Resolution 2015-0064 - Recognizing the North Hill Neighborhood Action Plan as a declaration of the neighborhood’s desired future condition, providing direction for neighborhood based-improvement activities, as well as neighborhood priorities involving future projects. Absent
07/13/15 Resolution 2015-0065 - Resolution 2015-0065, Resolution 2015-0066, Resolution 2015-0067, Resolution 2015-0068, Resolution 2015-0069, Resolution 2015-0070, and Resolution 2015-0071—dedicating to the public use as a public street and for utility purposes various parcels (as legally described in the respective resolutions). Absent
06/29/15 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35275 - Amending Ordinance No. C35185 passed the City Council November 24, 2014, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2015, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2015, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in:General Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $25,000; TO: Parks & Recreation, $25,000; and Parks and Recreation Fund FROM: Transfer from General Fund, $25,000; TO: Contractual Services, $25,000. Yea
06/29/15 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35276 - Amending Ordinance No. C35185 passed the City Council November 24, 2014, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2015, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2015, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $25,000; TO: Transfer to Golf Fund, $25,000; and Golf Fund FROM: Transfer from General Fund, $25,000; TO: Advertising, $25,000. (This action provides a one-time transfer for marketing the City’s golf courses/programs to increase rounds of play and introduce new people to golf.) Yea
06/29/15 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35277 - amending Ordinance No. C35185 passed the City Council November 24, 2014, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2015, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2015, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $45,000; TO: Asset Management, $45,000; and Asset Management Fund FROM: Transfer from General Fund, $45,000; TO: Land Acquisition, $45,000. (This action mitigates the impacts of the North/South Freeway by working with the Public Development Authority to purchase a lot in Hillyard via an intergovernmental arrangement.) Yea
06/29/15 Ordinance C35272 - Relating to the use of automated traffic safety cameras for school speed zones; amending SMC sections 16A.64.210 and 16A.64.220 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
06/29/15 Resolution 2015-0062 - Relating to Assessment Segregation relating to LID No. 2011082, for the improvement of 15th Avenue from Chestnut Street to Inland Empire Way; 14th Avenue from Chestnut Street to Inland Empire Way; and to segregate County Assessor’s Parcel Numbers 25251.0621 in the amount of $5,958.95 and 25251.0622 in the amount of $6,213.13. Yea
06/22/15 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35273 - Amending Ordinance No. C35185 passed the City Council November 24, 2014, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2015, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2015, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in:Continuum of Care Fund FROM: Housing & Urban Development, $3,530,580, TO: Contractual Services, same amount; and Community Development Fund FROM: Various Accounts, $4,886,921, TO: Various Accounts, same amount; and Human Services Grants Fund (Essential Needs Grant) FROM: Housing & Urban Development, $268,994; TO: Contractual Services, same amount. (This action increases the Community Housing and Human Services budget by $8,686,495 for 2015 grant awards.) Yea
06/22/15 Resolution 2015-0057 - Relating to the Six-Year Comprehensive Street Program, 2016-2021 Yea
06/22/15 Resolution 2015-0060 - Declaring Huber Escamax perforated plate screen system a sole source provider and authorizing the purchase and installation of replacement parts from Huber Technology Inc. without public bidding and authorizing contract— $414,187.70 (incl. tax). Yea
06/22/15 Resolution 2015-0061 - Regarding approval of projects recommended by the Parking Advisory Committee. Yea
06/15/15 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35267 - Amending Ordinance No. C35185 passed the City Council November 24, 2014, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2015, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2015, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in:Park and Recreation Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $137,000; TO: Transfer to Golf Fund, $137,000; and Golf Fund FROM: Transfer from Park and Recreation, $137,000; TO: Various accounts, $137,000.(This action provides for a transfer of funds from the Park Fund to the Golf Fund, part of which is in the form of a loan, for the Indian Canyon Golf Course, including course and clubhouse improvements and equipment lease/purchase from Toro.) Yea
06/15/15 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35268 - Amending Ordinance No. C35185 passed the City Council November 24, 2014, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2015, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2015, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund FROM: Intergov’t Other General Govt Services, $25,000, TO: Various Accounts, same amount; (This action accepts additional funding from Spokane County for historic preservation activities in 2015.) Yea
06/15/15 Ordinance C35264 - Relating to neighborhood retail parking standards; amending Spokane Municipal Code Sections 17C.230.130 and 17C.230.140. Yea
06/15/15 Ordinance C35265 - Relating to a Public Works Apprentice Program; adopting new sections 7.06.700, 7.06.710, 7.06.720, 7.06.730, 7.06.740, 7.06.750, 7.06.760,7.06.770 and 7.06.780 to chapter 7.06 of the Spokane Municipal Code to be designated as Article X. Yea
06/15/15 Ordinance C35269 - Local Improvement District No. 2012042 for Kendick Avenue from approximately 1,200 feet west of Nine Mile Road to Nine Mile Road Water Main Extension, Yea
06/15/15 Ordinance C35270 - Local Improvement District No. 2012066 for Liberty Avenue from Oak Street to Ash Place; Ash Place from Dalton Avenue to Liberty Avenue. Yea
06/15/15 Ordinance C35271 - Local Improvement District No. 2013080 for alley between Princeton Avenue and Heroy Avenue from Addison Street to Standard Street Yea
06/15/15 Resolution 2015-0059 - Supporting the City of Spokane’s Administrative Policy and Procedures identifying the Pilot Urban Utility Installation Project. Yea
06/08/15 Resolution 2015-0058 - Confirming the appointment of Ed Lukas as Director of the Asset Management Group. Yea
06/01/15 Ordinance C35263 - The vacation of the west 17 feet of Wall Street from the north line of Main Avenue to the south line of the alley between Main Avenue and Spokane Falls Boulevard as requested by Centennial Properties, Inc. Yea
06/01/15 Resolution 2015-0056 - Approving settlement of New Cingular Wireless PSC LLC v. City of Spokane, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of WA Cause No. 13-cv-275-TOR and then was consolidated with U.S. District Court, Western District of WA, Cause No. 13-md-02485-JCC—$76,550.88. Yea
05/18/15 Emergency Ordinance C35259 - Relating to marijuana; amending SMC sections 4.04.020, 8.02.0233, 10.50.010, 17C.347.010, 17C.347.020 and 17C.347.030; adopting a new section 10.49.090; amending the title of Chapter 17C.347; repealing SMC section 8.02.0233 and Chapter 10.49 SMC; establishing an effective date and declaring an emergency. Yea
05/18/15 Ordinance C35260 - The vacation of the alley between 4th Avenue and 5th Avenue from Washington Street to Bernard Street requested by GVD Commercial Properties. Yea
05/18/15 Ordinance C35262 - The vacation of the alley between 2nd Avenue and 3rd Avenue from the east line of Jefferson Street to the west line of Madison Street; the alley between 2nd Avenue and 3rd Avenue from the east line of Madison Street east 100 feet; and the alley between Freeway Avenue North and 3rd Avenue from the east line of Madison Street to the west line of Monroe. Yea
05/18/15 Resolution 2015-0051 - Establishing the Hillyard Industrial Area Brownfield Redevelopment Opportunity Zone and the Hillyard Industrial Area Brownfield Renewal Authority, including the appointment of the Board of Directors of the Northeast Public Development Authority to serve as the Board of Directors for the Hillyard Industrial Area Brownfield Renewal Authority. Yea
05/18/15 Resolution 2015-0052 - Creating a task force on gender and race pay equity. Yea
05/18/15 Resolution 2015-0053 - Relating to modification of the City of Spokane’s Retail Water Service Area to include Spokane County Parcels No. 26144.9015 and 26144.9016 (which Mead School District has option to purchase for purposes of siting a new school). Yea
05/11/15 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35257 - Amending Ordinance No. C35185 passed the City Council November 24, 2014, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2015, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2015, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Civil Service Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $49,891, TO: Various Accounts, same amount; (This action creates a new Examination and Classification Analyst II position which has been approved by the Civil Service Commission.) Yea
05/11/15 Resolution 2015-0054 - Relating to candidates for the position of Interim Ombudsman. Yea
05/04/15 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35256 - Amending Ordinance No. C35185 passed the City Council November 24, 2014, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2015, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2015, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: FROM: Forfeitures and Contribution Fund - Unappropriated Reserves, $282,000, TO: Various Accounts, same amount; (This action appropriates previously collected SPD Forfeiture/ Contribution revenue in the Forfeiture and Contribution Special Revenue fund. These funds will be utilized for necessary enhancements to the shared Property Facility and other Forfeiture operations.) Yea
05/04/15 Ordinance C35252 - Relating to regulation of Short Term Rentals; amending SMC 1.05.160, 17C.110, 17C.190; and adopting new Chapters 10.52 SMC and 17C.316 SMC. Yea
05/04/15 Ordinance C35254 - Submitting a ballot proposition to the voters of the City of Spokane amending Sections 5, 6, 7 and 8 of the Spokane City Charter and adopting a new Article XVII to the City Charter, all relating to the Spokane Municipal Court and municipal court judges. Yea
05/04/15 Ordinance C35255 - Relating to the organizational status of the Municipal Court; adopting a new chapter 5A.16 and adopting a new section 5A.16.010 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
05/04/15 Resolution 2015-0043 - Regarding 2015 Budget Priorities. Yea
05/04/15 Resolution 2015-0046, - Requesting the Spokane County Auditor to hold a special election on August 4, 2015 in conjunction with the scheduled primary election to submit to the electors of the City of Spokane a proposition regarding amendments to Sections 5, 6, 7 and 8 of the Spokane City Charter and adopting a new Article XVII to the City Charter, all relating to the Spokane Municipal Court and municipal court judges. Yea
05/04/15 Resolution 2015-0048 - Relating to modification of the Retail Water Service Area to include Spokane County Parcel No. 26163.9025 which is in the joint planning area. (This request is on behalf of Sundance Golf Course.). Yea
05/04/15 Resolution 2015-0049 - Setting hearing before City Council for June 1, 2015, for the vacation of the West 17 feet of Wall Street from the North line of Main Avenue to the South line of the alley between Main Avenue and Spokane Falls Boulevard as requested by Centennial Properties, Inc. Yea
05/04/15 Resolution 2015-0050 - Appointing members of the working group to provide recommendations to City Council on an earned sick and safe leave policy for the City of Spokane. Yea
04/27/15 Ordinance C35239 - Relating to the Community Housing and Human Services Board. “At least one member of the board shall be a member of a veteran service organization or employed by the Department of Veteran Affairs.” Yea
04/27/15 Ordinance C35249 - Amending Ordinance C28930 vacating Montgomery Avenue from Maple Street to Northwest Boulevard. Yea
04/27/15 Ordinance C35251 - Relating to imprest accounts, amending SMC sections 07.03.040, 07.03.050, 07.03.060, 07.03.075, 07.03.090, 07.03.095, 07.03.100, 07.03.134, 07.03.150, 07.03.162, 07.03.170, 07.03.190, and 07.03.200; repealing SMC sections 07.03.156, 07.03.180, 07.03.300, and 07.03.310; and adding a new section to be numbered 07.03.171. Yea
04/27/15 Resolution 2015-0042 - Declaring Casne Engineering (Spokane, WA) the sole source for the completion of the Riverside Park Water Reclamation Facility plant-wide Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition system upgrade and associated Process Instrumentation and Control System programming and authorizing contract execution—$96,500, plus 10% management reserve. Yea
04/27/15 Resolution 2015-0044 - Supporting efforts of TheZone in Northeast Spokane. Yea
04/27/15 Resolution 2015-0045 - Approving the 2015-2020 Consolidated Plan and 2015 Action Plan Component for Title 1 CDBG funds, HOME funds, and ESG funds. Yea
04/20/15 Ordinance C35202 - Submitting a ballot proposition to the voters of the City of Spokane to amend Section 7 of the Charter of the City of Spokane relating to the establishment of the Mayor’s salary. Yea
04/20/15 Ordinance C35247 - Relating to fuel efficient vehicle procurement; adopting a new section 7.06.175 to chapter 7.06 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
04/20/15 Resolution 2014-0121 - Requesting the Spokane County Auditor to hold a special election on August 4, 2015, in conjunction with the scheduled Primary Election to submit to the electors of the City of Spokane a proposition regarding an amendment to Section 7 of the Spokane City Charter providing for the establishment of the Mayor’s salary by the Salary Review Commission Yea
04/20/15 Resolution 2015-0031 - The City Council of the City of Spokane geographically modifying a proposal to initiate annexation proceedings with respect to an area contiguous to the City commonly referred to as the proposed Spokane Housing Ventures Annexation. Nay
04/20/15 Resolution 2015-0037 - Regarding approval of projects recommended by the Parking Advisory Committee including the Division Street Triangle Project. Yea
04/20/15 Resolution 2015-0038 - Regarding the establishment of a working group to provide recommendations to City Council on an earned sick and safe leave policy for the City of Spokane. Yea
04/20/15 Resolution 2015-0039 - Supporting the passage of The Crude-By-Rail Safety Act of 2015. Yea
04/20/15 Resolution 2015-0040 - Setting a hearing before the City Council on May 18, 2015, for the vacation of the West 17 feet of Madison Street between 2nd Avenue and 3rd Avenue, from Jefferson Street to Madison Street, and a portion of the nearby alleys as requested by Miller Family Real Estate, LLC. Yea
04/20/15 Resolution 2015-0041 - Approving the appointment of Phillip Tencick as the Director of the Retirement Department for the City of Spokane. Yea
04/13/15 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35248 - Amending Ordinance No. C35185 passed the City Council November 24, 2014, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2015, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2015, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $50,000; TO: Contractual Services, $50,000; (This action allows budgeting for consulting services related to updates to the City’s wireless communication facilities regulations in Ordinance C35243.) Yea
04/13/15 Emergency Ordinance C35246 - An interim zoning ordinance of the City of Spokane, Washington, relating to collocation, modification, removal and replacement of wireless facilities; adding a new Chapter to Title 17C of the Spokane Municipal Code; establishing Interim Development Regulations for collocation, modification, removal and replacement of wireless transmission facilities to conform to federal law and regulations; establishing an application submittal and approval process; and declaring an emergency. Yea
04/13/15 Resolution 2015-0033 - ordering and approving the Assessment Segregation for Rebecca Street from Rich Avenue to Wellesley Avenue; Myrtle Street from Rich Avenue to Wellesley Avenue; and Florida Street from Rich Avenue to Wellesley Avenue. Yea
04/13/15 Resolution 2015-0034 - To support the City's adoption and implementation of hiring practices that provide people with arrest and conviction records an equal and fair opportunity to obtain employment and asking that the City conduct outreach and education regarding the policy, encourage private employers to adopt similar policies, and track hiring data to measure outcomes. Yea
04/13/15 Resolution 2015-0035 - Setting Hearing before City Council for May 18, 2015, for the vacation of the alley between 4th Avenue and 5th Avenue from Washington Street to Bernard Street as requested by GVD Commercial Properties Yea
04/13/15 Resolution 2015-0036 - Setting Hearing before City Council for May 18, 2015, for the vacation of a portion of Calispel Street and the alley bordered by Mission Avenue, Washington Street, Calispel Street, and Sinto Avenue as requested by Community Frameworks. Yea
04/02/15 Resolution 2015-0032 - Approving the appointment of the Policy Advisor (Brian McClatchey) for the City Council of the City of Spokane, along with attached offer letter. Yea
03/30/15 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35245 - Amending Ordinance No. C35062 passed the City Council November 25, 2013, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2014, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2014, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in:General Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $31,000; TO: Temp/Seasonal Employee, $25,800 and Social Security, $2,200 (This action creates a Temporary/Seasonal employee who will serve as project manager and coordinator of the Targeted Investment Pilot Program.) Yea
03/30/15 Emergency Ordinance C35244 - Adopting an emergency amendment to the City of Spokane Comprehensive Plan including text amendments to Chapter 4 Transportation, adopting changes to the Planned Bikeway Network Map (Map TR 2), and declaring the existence of an emergency and setting an effective date. Yea
03/30/15 Resolution 2015-0026 - Setting Hearing before City Council for April 27, 2015, for the vacation of a portion of existing right-of-way bordered by Erie Street, Front Avenue, and vacated Ivory Street as requested by the City of Spokane. Yea
03/30/15 Resolution 2015-0027 - Setting Hearing before City Council for April 27, 2015, for the vacation of the alley between Garfield Street and Scott Street, from the south line of 43rd Avenue to the north line of 44th Avenue as requested by Black & Warrick, LLC. Yea
03/30/15 Resolution 2015-0028 - Declaring Community Detox Services of Spokane a sole source for emergency service van patrol to transport publicly intoxicated individual(s); and authorizing the City of Spokane Fire Department to enter into a contract for these services. Yea
03/30/15 Resolution 2015-0029 - Supporting efforts to formally rename the portion of U.S. 395 through Spokane, currently known as the North Spokane Corridor, as the Thomas S. Foley Corridor. Yea
03/30/15 Resolution 2015-0030 - Relating to the City of Spokane supporting Spokane Transit Authority Ballot Proposition No. 1, entitled “Preservation and Improvement of Public Transportation Services,” for the April 28, 2015 special election. Yea
03/16/15 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35233 - Amending Ordinance No. C35185 passed the City Council November 24, 2014, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2015, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2015, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in:IT Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $51,924; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action creates a Mail Courier position in the IT Department effective April 1, 2015.) Yea
03/16/15 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35241 - Amending Ordinance No. C35185 passed the City Council November 24, 2014, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2015, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2015, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund From: Operating Transfer to Arterial Street, $200,300; To: Various Accounts, same amount. [This will add an additional Public Works Journey Level Inspector (from 3 to 6 positions) to each capital project construction management team and also add an Engineer In Training (from 0 to 1 position) to support the materials engineer tasked with reviewing all project documentation.] Yea
03/16/15 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35242 - Amending Ordinance No. C35185 passed the City Council November 24, 2014, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2015, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2015, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Asset Management Fund FROM: Reserve for Budget Adjustment, $5,570; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This implements quarterly pay grade adjustments in accordance with approved union agreements and City policy, and as approved by management, effective March 29, 2015.) Yea
03/16/15 Emergency Ordinance C35240 - Relating to vehicle impoundment for patronizing a prostitute; amending SMC section 10.06.037 of the Spokane Municipal Code and declaring an emergency. Yea
03/16/15 Resolution 2015-0022 - Regarding allocation of funds from infractions issued with automated traffic safety cameras for traffic calming measures. Yea
03/16/15 Resolution 2015-0023 - Adopting the Spokane County 2015 Comprehensive Solid Waste Management Plan. Yea
03/16/15 Resolution 2015-0024 - Reducing the speed limit on Inland Empire Way from a combination of 30 miles per hour and 35 miles per hour to 25 miles per hour from 23rd Avenue south to the Cul-de-Sac which terminates Inland Empire Way. Yea
03/16/15 Resolution 2015-0025 - Aproving the appointment of Eric Finch as the Chief Information and Technology Officer for the City of Spokane (effective March 23, 2015). Yea
03/09/15 Emergency Ordinance C35243 - The City Council of the City of Spokane, Washington, imposing an immediate moratorium on the acceptance of applications for land use permits for wireless communication support towers in residential zones; and declaring an emergency. Yea
03/02/15 Ordinance C35235 - Related to reimbursement of meal expenses; amending SMC section 3.07.040. Yea
03/02/15 Ordinance C35236 - Relating to the City Council Office; amending SMC section 2.005.050 and adopting a new section 2.005.060 to chapter 2.005 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
03/02/15 Resolution 2015-0021 - Authorizing the loan agreements between the City and the State of Washington Department of Ecology for the Riverside Park Water Reclamation Facility and CSO Basin 33-2 Control Facility. (Three construction loans: RPWRF Digester #3—$15,203,822; RPWRF Solids Recycle Pump Station to return solids to the headworks—$3,070,000; and CSO Basin 33-2 (East Sprague) Control Facility—$4,270,800. Yea
02/23/15 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35232 - Amending Ordinance No. C35185 passed the City Council November 24, 2014, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2015, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2015, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Accounting Services Fund FROM: Interfund Finance, $22,500; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action creates a hire-ahead Accountant II position due to a pending retirement.) Yea
02/23/15 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35234 - Amending Ordinance No. C35185 passed the City Council November 24, 2014, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2015, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2015, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in:Capital Improvements 2015 Park Fund FROM: GO Bonds, $59,277,935 and Premium on Bonds Sold, $5,451,917; TO: Construction of Fixed Assets, $64,588,852 and Cost of Issuance, $141,000. (This action allows changes in the appropriations of the Capital Improvements 2015 Park Fund.) Yea
02/23/15 Ordinance C35229 - Related to the Northeast Public Development Authority; amending Ordinance No. C34813 (to expand the number of board member positions). Yea
02/23/15 Resolution 2015-0016 - Designating the City of Spokane as a Purple Heart City. Yea
02/23/15 Resolution 2015-0017 - Declaring Dresser Rand Company (Seattle, WA) a sole source for the maintenance, service, and product supplies necessary for the Condensing Steam Turbine Generator Drive Package for the Waste to Energy Facility and authorizing Contract—Estimated cost $100,000. Yea
02/23/15 Resolution 2015-0018 - Declaring Washington State University Professor Stephen James as a sole source and thus authorizing a Personal Services Contract with the Spokane Police Department for consulting work on training issues relating to use of force, crisis intervention, and leadership development—estimated annual cost of $76,140 (excluding taxes if applicable). Yea
02/23/15 Resolution 2015-0019 - Regarding assessment Segregation for the improvement of Haven Street from vacated Riverside Avenue to Olive Avenue; Olive Avenue from Haven Street to Fiske Street; Fiske Street from Olive Avenue to Alki Avenue Yea
02/23/15 Resolution 2015-0020 - Regarding assessment Segregation for the improvement of Rebecca Street from Rich Avenue to Wellesley Avenue; Myrtle Street from Rich Avenue to Wellesley Avenue; and Florida Street from Rich Avenue to Wellesley Avenue. Yea
02/09/15 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35230 - Carrying over from 2014 fiscal year and re-appropriating various funds for the use of certain departments and divisions of the City government and the budgeting of various outstanding grants, both revenues and expenses, of the City of Spokane, and thereby amending Ordinance No. C35185 passed November 24, 2014, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2015, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2015, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency. (This action carries over budget authority for items budgeted in 2014, but not completed at year-end and appropriates various outstanding grants and capital expenditures.) Yea
02/09/15 Emergency Ordinance C35231 - Relating to Title 8 taxation and revenue, authorizing a senior citizen local property tax exemption for levies authorized pursuant to RCW 84.55.50; adopting a new chapter 8.18 to Title 8 of the Spokane Municipal Code and declaring an emergency. Yea
02/09/15 Ordinance C35214 - Relating to historic preservation and the landmarks commission, adopting a new chapter 4.35 to title 4 of the Spokane Municipal Code, amending SMC sections 17D.040.300, adopting a new section 17D.040.310 to chapter 17D.040 of the Spokane Municipal Code and repealing SMC section 17D.040.010, 17D.040.020, 17D.040.030, 17D.040, 17D.040.050, 17D.040.060, 17D.040.070 and 17D.040.080; and amending the title to Chapter 17D.040. Yea
02/09/15 Ordinance C35223 - Related to the City’s Retail Service Area for water service; adopting a new section 13.04.1921 to chapter 13.04 of the Spokane Municipal Code and amending SMC section 13.04.1922. Yea
02/09/15 Ordinance C35227 - Related to intrafund budget transfers; amending SMC section 7.09.010. Yea
02/09/15 Ordinance C35228 - Relating to licensed marijuana processor extraction requirements; adopting a new section 17F.080.490 to chapter 17F.080 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
02/09/15 Resolution 2015-0006 - Adopting the Comprehensive Water System Plan. (The City of Spokane, being a Group A water system, is required to submit an updated Water System Plan for review and approval to the Washington State Department of Health.) Yea
02/09/15 Resolution 2015-0014 - Amending the approved projects for the 2015-2020 Six-Year Comprehensive Street Program utilizing Transportation Benefit District funding. Yea
02/09/15 Resolution 2015-0015 - Supporting efforts by the City of Spokane to develop parking and business improvement areas in the Hillyard and East Spokane districts. Yea
02/02/15 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35222 - Amending Ordinance No. C35185 passed the City Council November 24, 2014, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2015, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2015, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund FROM: Municipal Court, Administrator $102,897; and Unappropriated Reserves, $9,604; TO: Court Commissioner (from 2 to 3 positions), $112,501. (This action reflects consolidating the position of Court Administrator of the Spokane Municipal Court into a newly established Court Commissioner position and allows the former Court Administrator, an active member of the state bar, to be appointed as a Court Commissioner.) Yea
02/02/15 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35224 - Amending Ordinance No. C35185 passed the City Council November 24, 2014, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2015, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2015, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Water/Wastewater Revenue Bond Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $200,008,439; TO: Construction of Fixed Assets; same amount; and Sewer Department FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $13,512,806; TO: Water/Wastewater Debt Service Fund, same amount; and Water/Wastewater Debt Service Fund FROM: Transfer from Sewer Department, $13,512,806; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action establishes a budget for the Water/Wastewater Revenue Bonds and the 2015 Debt Service payment.) Yea
02/02/15 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35225 - Amending Ordinance No. C35185 passed the City Council November 24, 2014, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2015, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2015, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Fire/EMS Fund FROM: Private Grants, $44,000; TO: Various Accounts; same amount. (This action increases funding for the CARES program by recognizing a $44,000 contribution in 2015 from Better Health Together that will be used to enhance the City's CARES program.) Yea
02/02/15 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35226 - Amending Ordinance No. C35185 passed the City Council November 24, 2014, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2015, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2015, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Parks and Recreation Fund FROM: Parks and Recreation Division Manager (from 3 to 2), $75,043; TO: Riverfront Park Director (from 0 to 1 position); same amount. (This action creates a Riverfront Park Director position in the Park and Recreation Division.) Yea
02/02/15 Resolution 2015-0012 - Declaring Physico-Control, Inc. (Redmond, WA) a sole source for Physico-Control, Inc. automated & manual defibrillators; and authorizing the purchase of four defibrillators and associated equipment without public bidding—$172,932.29 (including tax). Yea
02/02/15 Resolution 2015-0013 - Regarding the City Council's approval of the Plan Commission's 2015 Work Program. Yea
01/26/15 Resolution 2015-0010 - Setting hearing before City Council for February 23, 2015, for vacation of the alley between Pacific Avenue and 2nd Avenue from Scott Street to Sprague Way as requested by SAMCA, LLC. Yea
01/26/15 Resolution 2015-0011 - Regarding approval of the construction of traffic calming projects constructed in 2014 and planned for 2015 through the Traffic Calming Measures Fund. Yea
01/12/15 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35221 - Amending Ordinance No. C35185 passed the City Council November 24, 2014, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2015, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2015, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Water Fund FROM: Interfund Accounting Services, $78,000; TO: Inventory Control Specialist (from 0 to 1), same amount. (This action reflects that effective December 22, 2014, a new classification was created for the Water & Hydro electrical Department.) Yea
01/12/15 Emergency Ordinance C35219 - The City Council of the City of Spokane, Washington, providing for the issuance and sale of Limited Tax General Obligation Refunding Bonds, 2015, of the City in the principal amount of not to exceed $52,000,000, for the purpose of refunding certain outstanding bonds of the City; providing for the redemption of the outstanding bonds to be refunded; providing for the annual levy of taxes to pay the principal of and interest on the bonds; authorizing preliminary and final official statements; authorizing an escrow agreement; and delegating authority to the designated representative to determine the manner of sale of the bonds, approve the number of series, tax status of each series, and other terms of the bonds under the conditions set forth herein, and declaring an emergency. Yea
01/12/15 Ordinance C35121 - Vacating the north 30 feet of Rosewood Avenue 225 feet East from the East line of Helena Street to the West line of Pittsburg Street in the Southwest Quarter of Section 28, T26N, R43E, W.M., Spokane Washington (hereinafter “Rosewood Avenue”) from owners having an interest in real estate abutting the above right-of-way. Yea
01/12/15 Ordinance C35148 - Relating to the Code of Ethics; adopting a new Chapter 1.04A to Title 1 of the Spokane Municipal Code and repealing Title 1.04 of Title 1 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
01/12/15 Ordinance C35211 - Amending the Land Use Plan Map of the City’s Comprehensive Plan from “Residential 4-10” to “Centers & Corridors Core” for property located within the boundaries of the Hamilton Form Based Code Subarea Plan; and amending the Zoning Map to Context Areas CA1, CA1, CA3, and CA4 Form Based Code Zoning Categories within the boundaries of the Hamilton Form Based Code Subarea Plan, which generally includes a six-block area along Hamilton Street bounded by the alley between Augusta Avenue and Nora Avenue on the North and Desmet Avenue on the South, all as set forth in Comprehensive Plan Land Use Plan Map Amendment File No. Z1400055COMP. Yea
01/12/15 Ordinance C35212 - Relating to the Hamilton Form Based Code Subarea Plan; adopting a new chapter 17C.123 Form Based Code Zones to Title 17C Land Use Standards of the Spokane Municipal Code; amending SMC 17C.200.010, 17C.200.040 and 17C.200.050, relating to Landscaping & Screening; amending SMC 17C.230.100, 17C.230.120, 17C.230.130, 17C.230.140, 17C.230.145, and 17C.230.200, relating to Parking & Loading; and amending SMC 17A.020.010, SMC 17A.020.020, 17A.020.030, 17A.020.050, 17A.020.060, 17A.020.070, 17A.020.090, 17A.020.150, 17A.020.160 and 17A.020.220, relating to Definitions. Yea
01/12/15 Ordinance C35215 - Relating to qualifications for the Planning and Development Services Director; amending SMC section 3.01A.365 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
01/12/15 Ordinance C35216 - Relating to vehicle impoundment and declaring an area within East Central as an area within which vehicles are subject to impoundment if used to patronize a prostitute and related offenses; amending SMC Section 10.06.037 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
01/12/15 Ordinance C35217 - Relating to animal control and amending SMC sections 10.03.020, 10.03.033, 10.03.035, and 10.03.050, and adopting a new chapter 10.24A to title 10 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
01/12/15 Ordinance C35218 - Amending SMC section 10.10.025 regarding vehicular interference. Yea
01/12/15 Ordinance C35220 - (did not approve) the vacation of Pearl Street from North line of Sharp Avenue to South line of Sinto Avenue; Pearl Street from North line of Sinto Avenue to South line of alley between Sinto Avenue and Mission Avenue requested by Vincent Dressel and Harlan Douglass. Nay
01/12/15 Resolution 2015-0005 - Approving the appointments to the City Council standing committees, inter-governmental boards and other boards and committees. Yea
01/12/15 Resolution 2015-0008 - Adopting an update to the current City of Spokane's Commute Trip Reduction Plan. Yea
01/12/15 Resolution 2015-0009 - Approving the Volunteers of America of Eastern Washington and Northern Idaho funding application to the City of Spokane for its 2nd Avenue Housing Project, for an award of up to $1,200,000 by the City of Spokane’s Community, Housing and Human Services Board and Affordable Housing Committee, and authorizing CHHS staff to issue letters of commitment to Volunteers of America and negotiate terms. Yea
01/05/15 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35213 - Amending Ordinance No. C35185 passed the City Council November 24, 2014, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2015, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2015, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund—Police FROM: IG Revenue, $142,904; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action reflects additional revenue and expenses from the Criminal Justice Training Center Basic Law Enforcement Academy reimbursements for OPR 2014-0823, with funds being used for training software, training contracts, and overtime.) Yea
01/05/15 Ordinance C35209 - Relating to initiatives and referendums; amending SMC sections 2.02.020 and 2.02.130. (This amendment will clarify that a political committee must have a mailing address in the City and either its campaign manager, treasurer, or committee officers are a qualified, registered elector in the City.) Yea
01/05/15 Resolution 2015-0001 - Declaring Hyland Software, Inc. (Westlake, OH) who owns the rights to the patented software known as OnBase, which is used in various city departments, as sole source and authorizing its purchase—$73,990.79 (plus tax). Yea
01/05/15 Resolution 2015-0002 - Declaring Lauri Lucas as a sole source to administer Spokane Police Department’s Extra Duty program and thus authorizing a Contract with the Spokane Police Department for a period of five years (January 1, 2015 to December 31, 2019)—not to exceed $183,891.24. Yea
01/05/15 Resolution 2015-0003 - Accepting all of Volume 1 and the City of Spokane portion of Volume 2 (Chapter 9) of the Spokane County Hazard Mitigation Plan Update. Yea
01/05/15 Resolution 2015-0004 - The City Council adopted Resolution 2015-0004 regarding the adoption of the City of Spokane's 2015 Federal Legislative Agenda. Yea
01/05/15 Resolution 2015-0007 - Relating to the City of Spokane supporting Ballot Proposition No. 1 entitled “Replacement of Expiring Education Programs and Operation Levy,” and No. 2 entitled “Capital Improvement and School Construction General Obligation Bonds” submitted by the Spokane School District 81 for the February 10, 2015, special election regarding propositions for school bond and levy. Yea
12/15/14 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35203 - amending Ordinance No. C35062 passed the City Council November 25, 2013, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2014, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2014, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Under Freeway Parking Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $260,000 and Construction of Fixed Assets, $100,000; TO: Transfer to Asset Management $360,000; and Parking Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $12,500 and TO: Transfer to Asset Management, same amount; and Asset Management Fund Capital FROM: Various Accounts, $672,500; TO: Various Accounts, same amount (This action completes the transfer of necessary funds to an expenditure fund for project construction related to the Division Street Gateway Project.) (Relates to Resolution 2014-0119) Yea
12/15/14 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35204 - amending Ordinance No. C35062 passed the City Council November 25, 2013, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2014, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2014, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: DECEMBER 24, 2014 OFFICIAL GAZETTE, SPOKANE, WA 1325 General Fund – Public Safety & Judicial Grants FROM: Various Accounts, $24,400; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action will allow hiring officers in 2014 rather than 2015 as previously expected). Yea
12/15/14 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35206 - amending Ordinance No. C35062 passed the City Council November 25, 2013, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2014, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2014, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund FROM: General Fund – Nondepartmental, Realized Gain/Loss, $1,340,000; TO: General Fund, Transfer to Reserves, same amount. (This action recognizes realized investment gains and transfer to the General Fund Contingency Reserve.) Yea
12/15/14 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35210 - amending Ordinance No. C35062 passed the City Council November 25, 2013, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2014, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2014, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Hotel / Motel Fund FROM: Lodging Tax Revenue, $900,000; TO: Intergovernmental Payment, same amount (This action recognizes lodging tax revenue in excess of budget to be remitted to the Public Facilities District.) Yea
12/15/14 Emergency Ordinance C35207 - providing for the issuance and sale of unlimited tax general obligation bonds of the City in the principal amount of not to exceed $64,300,000 to provide funds for the renovation of Riverfront Park Buildings, facilities and infrastructure, enhancing security and safety facilities, improving parking, lighting, heating and cooling systems, and improving other capital facilities of Riverfront Park and the Parks System; providing for the annual levy of taxes to pay the principal of and interest on the bonds, as authorized by a resolution of the Council and approved by the qualified electors of the City at a special election held on November 4, 2014; delegating authority to the designated representative to determine the final principal amount, interest rates, principal maturities and other terms of the bonds, and providing for the sale of such bonds under the conditions set forth herein, and declaring an emergency. Yea
12/15/14 Ordinance C35197 - relating to public defense standards, adopting a new chapter 3.10 to title 3 of the Spokane Municipal Code, consisting of sections 3.10.010 and 3.10.020. Yea
12/15/14 Resolution 2014-0117 - providing for the sale of surplus property located at 845 South Sherman Street, in the City of Spokane.Purchase and sale agreement for the real property formerly known as Fire Station #6, located at 845 S. Sherman Street. The Martin Luther King Family Center has been a long time tenant of the facility and has agreed to purchase the property for $132,500 minus an applied credit for improvements made by the tenant over the life of the lease of $123,000. The Martin Luther King Family Center shall pay the difference, $9,500 plus closing costs for a total not to exceed of $15,000 to complete the transaction. Yea
12/15/14 Resolution 2014-0118 - , regarding the school speed zone camera pilot program (at Finch Elementary and Longfellow Elementary and examines strategies to improve pedestrian safety at Stevens Elementary). Yea
12/15/14 Resolution 2014-0119 - relating to an interfund loan from the Spokane Investment Pool to the Asset Management Fund of up to $300,000 of Limited Tax General Obligation Bonds, 2014 Series B. Yea
12/15/14 Resolution 2014-0120 - approving the Interfund Loan from the General Fund to various grants operations funds for a loan of up to $600,000 for on-going working capital purposes. Yea
12/08/14 Ordinance C35193 - relating to letters of credit in public/private partnership agreements; amending SMC section 7.16.030. Yea
12/08/14 Ordinance C35194 - relating to voter registration and election information; adopting a new section 7.01.020 to chapter 7.01 of the Spokane Municipal Code and amending the title to chapter 7.01. Yea
12/08/14 Ordinance C35195 - relating to the establishment of new exempt positions; adopting a new section 3.07.330 to chapter 3.07 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
12/08/14 Ordinance C35196 - relating to solid waste department, amending SMC sections 03.01A.450, 03.01A.470, 07.08.403, 13.02.0112, 13.02.0114, 13.02.0125, 13.02.0134, 13.02.0200, 13.02.0204, 13.02.0246, 13.02.0248, 13.02.0308, and 13.02.0350, of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
12/08/14 Resolution 2014-0115 - setting hearing for January 12, 2015 for the vacation of Pearl Street from North line of Sharp Avenue to South line of Sinto Avenue; Pearl Street from North line of Sinto Avenue to the South line of alley between Sinto Avenue and Mission Avenue, as requested by Vincent Dressel and Harlan Douglass. Yea
12/08/14 Resolution 2014-0116 - relating to the early payoff of $8.9 million by Spokane County for transfer stations. Yea
12/01/14 Ordinance C35188 - relating to the Transportation Benefit District; amending SMC section 8.16.010. (Establishes a base amount of TBD revenue available to sidewalk construction.) Yea
12/01/14 Ordinance C35189 - relating to City Council approval of grant applications; adopting a new chapter 7.19 to title 7 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
12/01/14 Ordinance C35190 - relating to the adjustment of the City of Spokane's Business Registration Fee; amending SMC 08.02.0206. Yea
12/01/14 Ordinance C35191 - relating to parking of for-hire vehicles; amending SMC section 16A.61.5705 and adopting a new section 10.34.105 to chapter 10.34 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
12/01/14 Ordinance C35192 - relating to the urban utility installation area map; amending section 2 of Ordinance No. C35146. Yea
12/01/14 Resolution 2014-0106 - regarding an emergency application to the Washington State Building Code Council regarding an amendment to the International Residential Building Code relating to construction of owner-occupied lodging homes. Yea
11/24/14 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35186 - amending Ordinance No. C35062 passed the City Council November 25, 2013, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2014, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2014, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in:Fire/EMS Department From: Fire Protection Services, $200,000; TO: Overtime-Uniform, $170,000 and Contractual Services, $30,000. (This action adds revenues from State Mobilizations for fire-related services and Overtime-Uniform and contract expense.) Yea
11/24/14 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35187 - amending Ordinance No. C35062 passed the City Council November 25, 2013, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2014, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2014, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in:Fire/EMS Fund From: Department of Homeland Security, $30,000; TO: Uniform Overtime, same amount. (This action adds revenue and expenses in the Fire/EMS budget for Hazardous Materials training.) Yea
11/24/14 Ordinance C35180 - relating to the rates of public utilities and services, amending SMC sections 13.02.0502, 13.02.0504, 13.02.0506, 13.02.0508, 13.02.0510, 13.02.0512, 13.02.0514, 13.02.0516, 13.02.0518, 13.02.0520, 13.02.0528, 13.02.0530, 13.02.0552, 13.02.0554, 13.02.0560, 13.02.0562, and 13.02.0568; to chapter 13.02 of the Spokane Municipal Code; and setting an effective date. (Solid Waste). Yea
11/24/14 Ordinance C35181 - relating to the rates of the water and hydroelectric department for services, amending SMC sections 13.04.0608, 13.04.2002, 13.04.2004, 13.04.2005, 13.04.2008, 13.04.2010, 13.04.2012, 13.04.2014, 13.04.2015, 13.04.2016, 13.04.2022, 13.04.2024, 13.04.2025, 13.04.2026, 13.04.2028, and 13.04.2030 of the Spokane Municipal Code; and setting an effective date. Yea
11/24/14 Ordinance C35182 - relating to the rates of public utilities and services, amending SMC sections 08.02.071, 13.03.1004, 13.03.1006, 13.03.1008, 13.03.1010, 13.03.1012, 13.03.1014, 13.03.1016, 13.03.1018, 13.03.1020, 13.03.1022, and 13.03.1208; to chapter 13.03 of the Spokane Municipal Code; and setting an effective date. (Wastewater). Yea
11/24/14 Ordinance C35183 - relating to the rates of Water-Wastewater Integrated Capital rates; amending SMC sections 13.035.500; to chapter 13.035 of the Spokane Municipal Code; and setting an effective date. Yea
11/24/14 Ordinance C35184 - relating to water, wastewater rates and the creation of a water and wastewater rate section in the SMC; adding Section 13.035.700. Yea
11/24/14 Ordinance C35185 - adopting the Annual Budget (as amended) of the City of Spokane for 2015, making appropriations to the various funds of the City of Spokane for the year ending December 31, 2015, providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage. Yea
11/24/14 Resolution 2014-0113 - endorsing the National Association of City Transportation Officials (NACTO) Urban Street Design Guide. Yea
11/17/14 Ordinance C35176 - relating to Court Commissioners hiring, salaries, performance; amending SMC 5A.05.020 B. (Amends the salary structure for Municipal Court Commissioners from a fixed salary of $105,000 per year to an existing six-step City salary range, effective January 1, 2015.) Yea
11/17/14 Ordinance C35177 - adopting a six-year Citywide Capital Improvement Program for the years 2015 through 2020, and amending Section 5.5 Capital Facilities Program of the City of Spokane Comprehensive Plan. Yea
11/17/14 Ordinance C35179 - relating to state and federal lobbying and the City’s legislative agenda; amending SMC Section 2.03.010 and 2.03.020; amending Chapter 2.03; and adopting a new Section 2.03.030 to Chapter 2.03 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
11/17/14 Resolution 2014-0109 - regarding the naming of the City Hall Plaza (as The Spokane Tribal Gathering Place, snt’el’?emintn – “The Place where Salmon is prepared”). Yea
11/17/14 Resolution 2014-0110 - setting the assessment roll hearing before City Council for December 15, 2014, for the Downtown Parking and Business Improvement Area (Business Improvement District-BID) and providing for notice of the 2015 assessments to business and property owners. Yea
11/17/14 Resolution 2014-0111 - appointing an Alternate Board Member (Council Member Snyder) to Spokane Transit Authority Board for 2014. Yea
11/17/14 Resolution 2014-0112 - declaring Allen-Bradley/ Rockwell Automation Motor Control Centers and associated software for use in the Garden Park Booster Station Motor Control Centers upgrade project as sole source and thus authorizing its purchase from Columbia Electric Supply (Spokane, WA)—estimated cost $123,615.81 (incl. tax). Yea
11/17/14 Resolution 2014-0114 - approving projects for the 2015-2020 Six-Year Comprehensive Street Program utilizing Transportation Benefit District funding. Yea
11/10/14 Ordinance C35174 - relating to financial and accountability audit findings; adopting a new chapter 7.18 to title 7 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
11/10/14 Ordinance C35178 - updating the annual City of Spokane property tax levy for 2015. Yea
11/10/14 Resolution 2014-0107 - declaring Asea Brown Boveri Limited (ABB) who owns the patented software known as ABB ServiceGrid which is used to enhance the overall operational effectiveness and reduce maintenance costs at the City’s Waste To Energy Facility as sole source and thus authorizing its purchase from Asea Brown Boveri Limited (ABB), of Zurich, Switzerland, at an estimated cost for the first year of $62,040 (excl. taxes if applicable). Yea
11/03/14 Ordinance C35153 - relating to gambling taxes; amending SMC Section 8.04.020. Yea
11/03/14 Resolution 2014-0104 - setting hearing before the City Council for December 8, 2014, for the vacation of an un-named portion of right-of-way, 60 ft. by 447.97 ft., approximately 650 ft. north of 8018 W. Sunset Highway, requested by Rodney Black and John McCormack. Yea
11/03/14 Resolution 2014-0105 - 5 declaring Hitachi Zosen INOVA U.S.A, LLC (HZI) (Norcross, GA), who currently owns the fabricating casting molds and drawings used to manufacture the spare parts for use in the City’s Waste to Energy Facility, as sole source and authorizing contract from November 17, 2014, to November 16, 2019—estimated cost for the first year of $157,500 (excluding taxes, if applicable). Yea
10/27/14 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35162 - amending Ordinance No. C35062 passed the City Council November 25, 2013, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2014, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2014, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund FROM: Office Manager and Engineering Tech III, $17,500 TO: BDS Systems and Services Manager, same amount. [This action transfers $14,000 from General Fund Office Manager (from 1 to 0 positions) and $3,500 from General Fund Engineering Tech III (no change in # of positions) to General Fund BDS Systems and Services Manager (from 0 to 1 position).]. Nay
10/27/14 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35171 - amending Ordinance No. C35062 passed the City Council November 25, 2013, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2014, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2014, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Solid Waste Disposal Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $604,986; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action budgets positions necessary for the City to take over operations of the Waste-to-Energy Facility.) Yea
10/27/14 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35172 - amending Ordinance No. C35062 passed the City Council November 25, 2013, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2014, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2014, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund FROM: City Council, $10,000; TO: CNNS, $9,000 and Police, $1,000. (This action budgets funds to CNS for the mobile mural project and to Police for the C.O.P.S. NOPS Program.) Yea
10/27/14 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35173 - amending Ordinance No. C35062 passed the City Council November 25, 2013, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2014, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2014, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Asset Management Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reservers, $375,000; TO: Other Improvements, same amount. (This action establishes a budget for capital improvements to the Hillyard Police Precinct.) Yea
10/27/14 Emergency Ordinance C35170 - authorizing the issuance and sale of water and wastewater system revenue bonds of the City in the principal amount of not to exceed $210,000,000 for the purposes of improving the health of the Spokane River and protecting the region’s aquifer by acquiring, constructing and installing certain additions and betterments to the City’s water and wastewater system; delegating authority to the designated representative to determine the manner of sale of the bonds, approve the number of series, tax status of each series, and other terms of the bonds under the conditions set forth herein; and declaring an emergency. Yea
10/27/14 Ordinance C35167 - relating to use of immigration status information; adopting a new Section 3.10.050 to Chapter 3.10 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
10/27/14 Ordinance C35168 - relating to the United Native Americans of Spokane Public Development Authority; amending SMC Sections 4.25A.020, 4.25A.040, 4.25A.050, 4.25A.080 and 4.25A.110 and amending the charter of the Authority. Yea
10/27/14 Ordinance C35169 - relating to lobbying by officers and employees; amending SMC Section 2.03.010. Yea
10/27/14 Resolution 2014-0102 - declaring an emergency and authorizing the Waste To Energy (WTE) Facility to contract with McCoy Power Consultants (Minden, NV) (Wheelabrator’s existing Consultant under contract) in lieu of public bidding for maintaining compliance of the NERC/FERC Reliability Standards—estimated cost $131,175, including travel for an eighteen-month term. Yea
10/27/14 Resolution 2014-0103 - requesting a comprehensive plan amendment in 2015 regarding zoning for manufactured and mobile homes. Yea
10/20/14 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35161 - amending Ordinance No. C35062 passed the City Council November 25, 2013, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2014, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2014, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Asset Management Fund FROM: Interfund Loan Proceeds, $500,000. TO: Capitalized Software, same amount. (This action budgets loan proceeds from the Spokane Investment Pool for the Radio Frequency Identification System for the Spokane Public Library.) Yea
10/20/14 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35165 - amending Ordinance No. C35062 passed the City Council November 25, 2013, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2014, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2014, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Spokane Regional Emergency System Fund FROM: Intergovernmental Law Enforcement Services and Interfund Law Enforcement Services, $108,700; TO: IT/Data Services, same amount. [This action establishes a budget for technical services contract with Imprezzio for legacy data migration portion of the Law CAD RMS Replacement Project.) (Relates to Consent Agenda Item OPR 2014-0689). Yea
10/20/14 Emergency Ordinance C35166 - relating to local improvement districts; establishing Consolidated Local Improvement District No. 223 and a consolidated local improvement district bond redemption fund; fixing the amount, form, date, interest rate and maturity of the Consolidated Local Improvement District No. 223 Installment Note; providing for the purchase of that Note by the City from funds on deposit in the Spokane Investment Pool; fixing the interest rate on local improvement district assessment installments; and declaring an emergency. Yea
10/20/14 Ordinance C35135 - relating to the establishment of an abandoned property registration program; adopting new Sections 8.02.0675 to Chapter 8.02 and 17F.070.520 to Chapter 17F.070 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
10/20/14 Ordinance C35163 - relating to imprest accounts, amending SMC Sections 7.03.060, 7.03.090, 7.03.162, 7.03.190, and 7.03.300, repealing SMC Sections 7.03.111, 7.03.130, 7.03.135, 7.03.136, 7.03.140, 7.03.160, 7.03.167, 7.03.220, 7.03.240, and 7.03.250, and adding a new section to be numbered 7.03.200. Yea
10/20/14 Ordinance C35164 - relating to biased-free policing; adopting a new Section 3.10.040 to Chapter 3.10 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
10/20/14 Resolution 2014-0099 - relating to contracting indebtedness; providing for the issuance of up to $500,000 principal amount of a Limited Tax General Obligation Bond, 2014 Series A, of the City for general City purposes to provide funds with which to pay the cost of acquiring capital assets for public purposes (Radio Frequency Identification System for the Spokane Public Library); fixing the date, form, maturity, interest rate, terms and covenants of the bond; authorizing the sale and delivery of the bond to the City, and providing for other matters properly relating thereto. Yea
10/20/14 Resolution 2014-0100 - regarding the adoption of the City of Spokane’s 2015 Washington State Legislative Agenda. Yea
10/20/14 Resolution 2014-0101 - establishing underwriting guidelines for the Spokane Internal Lending Program (SILP). Yea
10/13/14 Ordinance C35158 - relating to reduced fee business registrations; and amending Section 8.01.190 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Absent
10/13/14 Ordinance C35159 - relating to interest and penalties on gambling tax; and amending SMC Section 8.04.080 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Absent
10/13/14 Ordinance C35160 - relating to late payments of utilities and franchise taxes; and amending Section 8.10.110 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Absent
10/06/14 Emergency Ordinance C35157 - amending Ordinance No. C35093 regarding a moratorium on applications for certain land use permits within areas of the City zoned Center and Corridor Type 1 and 2 zones; extending the time period for the moratorium; adopting a work plan and declaring an emergency. Yea
10/06/14 Resolution 2014-0096 - setting hearing before City Council for November 3, 2014, on vacation of the alley between Rowan Avenue and Nebraska Avenue from Julia Street to Myrtle Street. Yea
10/06/14 Resolution 2014-0097 - providing for the regular meeting times for the City Council Committees and Study Session. Yea
10/06/14 Resolution 2014-0098 - regarding the appointment of committees to prepare statements advocating voters' approval or rejection of Propositions No. 1 and No. 2 on the November 4, 2014 General Election and approving rules for preparation of statements. Yea
09/29/14 Ordinance C35147 - relating to public works bid requirements; amending SMC Section 7.06.510. Yea
09/29/14 Ordinance C35152 - relating to for-hire vehicles; amending SMC Sections 10.34.020, 10.34.080 and 10.34.180. Yea
09/29/14 Ordinance C35154 - relating to the Human Rights Commission; amending Spokane Municipal Code Sections 04.10.020 and 04.10.030. Yea
09/29/14 Ordinance C35155 - relating to application #Z1300068COMP and amending the Land Use Plan Map of the City's Comprehensive Plan from "Residential 4-10" to "Neighborhood Retail" for 0.16 acres located at 1924 East Boone Avenue; and amending the zoning map from "Residential Single Family" (RSF to "Neighborhood Retail" (NR-35). (Proponent: HD3 Investments LLC) Yea
09/29/14 Resolution 2014-0095 - approving the settlement of Susan Gormley, et al. v. City of Spokane, et al., Spokane County Superior Court Cause No. 13-2-00483-1, arising out of an incident on April 1, 2012, and indemnifying a City of Spokane employee Brandon LeBaron—$550,000. Yea
09/15/14 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35150 - amending Ordinance No. C35062 passed the City Council November 25, 2013, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2014, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2014, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Park and Recreation Fund FROM: Program Fees, $27,000; TO: Contractual Services, $15,000; and Temp/Seasonal, $12,000. (This action budgets funds to continue offering programs for the fall quarter.) Yea
09/15/14 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35151 - amending Ordinance No. C35062 passed the City Council November 25, 2013, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2014, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2014, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in:Park and Recreation Fund FROM: Program Fees, $28,000 TO: Recreation Supplies, $27,000; Contractual Services, 19,800; and Temp/Seasonal, $5,500. (This action budgets for fall adult softball leagues.) Yea
09/15/14 Ordinance C35143 - relating to the creation of a Domestic Violence Prevention fund; adopting a new Section 7.08.149 to Chapter 7.08 of the Spokane Municipal Code Yea
09/15/14 Ordinance C35144 - relating to domestic violence victim discrimination; amending Spokane Municipal Code Sections 1.06.010, 1.06.020, 1.06.030, and 1.06.090. Yea
09/15/14 Ordinance C35145 - relating to Public Utilities Sewer rates; amending Spokane Municipal Code 13.03.1208 Yea
09/15/14 Ordinance C35146 - relating to the establishment of a Pilot Urban Utility Installation Fund; adopting a new Section 8.10.230 to Chapter 8.10 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
09/15/14 Ordinance C35149 - relating to parking time limits and vehicle immobilization and impoundment procedures; amending Spokane Municipal Code Sections 16A.61.561, 16A.61.790, and 16A.61.5902. Yea
09/15/14 Resolution 2014-0094 - approving the appointments to the Office of Police Ombudsman Commission. Yea
09/08/14 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35142 - amending Ordinance No. C35062 passed the City Council November 25, 2013, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2014, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2014, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Development Services Center Fund FROM: Unreserved Fund Balance, $29,500; TO: Contractual Services, same amount (This action adds a new position for a certified combo inspector in the Development Services Center.) Yea
09/08/14 Ordinance C35139 - relating to gross misdemeanor penalty provisions; amending Spokane Municipal Code Sections 1.02.950, 10.02.021, 10.07.021, 10.08.250, 10.11.010 and 10.20.010. Yea
09/08/14 Ordinance C35140 - relating to false alarms; amending Spokane Municipal Code Section 10.48.220. Yea
09/08/14 Ordinance C35141 - relating to crosswalks; amending Spokane Municipal Code Section 17H.010.210 and adopting a new Section 17H.010.215 to Chapter 17H.010 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
09/08/14 Resolution 2014-0093 - providing for the use of vehicle mounted License Plate Recognition Technology by the Parking Enforcement Program. Yea
08/25/14 Ordinance C35136 - relating to adult businesses amortization period to relocate the business to a permitted location and amending Spokane Municipal Code 17C.210.100. Yea
08/25/14 Resolution 2014-0091 - regarding the appointment (of Karen Stratton) to fill in Council District 3, Position 1 Yea
08/25/14 Resolution 2014-0092 - establishing the City Council’s 2015 funding priorities for Community Development Block Grant, Human Services Grant and Emergency Solutions Grant programs. Yea
08/18/14 Ordinance C35133 - relating to subdivisions; adopting a new section 17G.080.065 to Chapter 17G.080 of the Spokane Municipal Code, and setting an effective date. Yea
08/18/14 Ordinance C35134 - relating to the dissolution of the City of Spokane Transportation Benefit District; amending SMC Section 8.16.070. Yea
08/18/14 Ordinance C35137 - relating to the rates of the Water and Hydroelectric Department for services, amending Spokane Municipal Code Sections 13.04.080, 13.04.2008, and 13.04.2026; and setting an effective date. Yea
08/18/14 Ordinance C35138 - approving and confirming the assessments and assessment roll of Local Improvement District #2011162 for street improvements in 12th Avenue from Spruce Street to Inland Empire Way; 11th Avenue from approximately Latah Creek to Coeur d’Alene Street and in Spruce Street from 12th Avenue to11th Avenue, and levying and assessing the amounts thereof, according to benefits, against the several lots, tracts and parcels of land and other property as shown on said roll; providing for the collection of said assessments and the issuance of local improvement installment notes or bonds to pay the cost and expense of said improvement; fixing the date of issue of said installment notes or bonds; and providing for delinquency penalties. Yea
08/11/14 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35132 - amending Ordinance No. C35062 passed the City Council November 25, 2013, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2014, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2014, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: City Council Office FROM: General Fund – City Council Office, $19,710; TO: General Fund – City Council Office, same amount. (This action restores the Council Assistant position for District No. 3, Position No. 1 of the City Council.) Yea
08/11/14 Ordinance C35118 - granting a non-exclusive franchise to use the public right of way to provide noncable telecommunications services to the public to Noel Communications Inc., subject to certain conditions and duties as further provided. Yea
08/11/14 Resolution 2014-0076 - approving a Development Agreement (as amended) with Dale M. Kleist and Ann L. Kleist, husband and wife, Timothy J. Carlberg and Julie A. Carlberg, as tenants in common and TJRE, LLC, a Washington Limited Liability Company relating to Ordinance C35027, approving a Comprehensive Plan Amendment application. Yea
08/11/14 Resolution 2014-0087 - regarding City Council support for the renovations that will take place at the Spokane Transit Authority Plaza. Yea
08/11/14 Resolution 2014-0089 - for the purpose of adopting a Locally Preferred Alternative for High Performance Transit in Central City Spokane. Yea
08/11/14 Resolution 2014-0090 - declaring Whitney Equipment Company, Inc. (Bothell, WA) a sole source supplier of ISCO flow monitoring equipment for parts, supplier and repairs of ISCO equipment—Estimated cost $200,000 (incl. tax) over five years. Yea
07/28/14 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35130 - the City Council passed the following Emergency Budget Ordinances amending Ordinance No. C35062 passed the City Council November 25, 2013, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2014, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2014, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Fire Improvement Fund FROM: Federal Emergency Management Agency, $698,604; TO: Mach/equipment, $175,605 and Operating Supplies, $522,999. (This action budgets a grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency FY 2013 Assistance to Firefighters Grant.) (Relates to Consent Agenda Item OPR 2014-0529.) Yea
07/28/14 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35131 - the City Council passed the following Emergency Budget Ordinances amending Ordinance No. C35062 passed the City Council November 25, 2013, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2014, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2014, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in:Development Services Center Fund FROM: Unreserved Fund Balance, $74,134; TO: Minor Equipment, $35,734 and Contractual Services, $38,400. (This action budgets for improvements to the Accela Permit System.) Yea
07/28/14 Ordinance C35128 - 3.05.010, 3.05.020, 3.05.025, 3.05.030, 3.05.040, 3.05.050, 3.05.060, 3.05.070, 3.05.080, 3.05.110, 3.05.120, 3.05.130, 3.05.160, 3.05.165, 3.05.167, 3.05.170 3.05.180, 3.05.190, 3.05.200, 3.05.210, 3.05.250, 3.05.260, 3.05.270, 3.05.275 and 3.05.290; and adopting a new Section 3.05.166 to Chapter 3.05 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
07/28/14 Ordinance C35129 - relating to the City of Spokane Retirement and Pension Board; amending Spokane Municipal Code Sections 4.14.030, 4.14.040, 4.14.050, 4.14.060, 4.14.070 and 4.14.080. Yea
07/28/14 Resolution 2014-0084 - providing for the form of the ballot proposition and specifying certain other details concerning submission to the qualified electors of the City at a special election to be held therein on November 4, 2014, of a proposition for the issuance of its general obligation bonds in the aggregate principal amount not to exceed $64,300,000, or so much thereof as may be issued under the laws governing the indebtedness of the City for the purpose of providing funds to finance capital improvements to Riverfront Park and the Parks system. Yea
07/28/14 Resolution 2014-0085 - regarding a sustainable, 20-year levy lid lift for improved and integrated streets, terminating the existing $0.57 property tax assessment for repayment of the 2004 Street Bond, and resulting in no increase in the 2015 tax rate for property owners. Yea
07/28/14 Resolution 2014-0086 - recognizing the Emerson -Garfield Neighborhood Action Plan as a Declaration of the Neighborhood’s Desired Future Condition of the Neighborhood’s Desired Future Condition, Providing Direction for Neighborhood-Based Improvement Activities, As Well As Neighborhood Priorities Involving Future Projects. Yea
07/21/14 Ordinance C35119 - relating to the establishment of purchasing and procurement preference for recycled products; and adopting a new Section 7.06.174 to Chapter 7.06 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
07/21/14 Ordinance C35125 - renaming and updating the Law Enforcement Information Systems Special Revenue Fund; amending Spokane Municipal Code Section 7.08.128. Yea
07/21/14 Ordinance C35126 - re-naming a segment of Bridge Avenue for one block, between Lincoln and Monroe streets to “Summit Parkway.” Yea
07/21/14 Resolution 2014-0078 - requesting the Plan Commission to establish a Transportation Subcommittee. Yea
07/21/14 Resolution 2014-0083 - Joint Resolution with Spokane County in the matter of authorizing the Airport Board to acquire property identified as Spokane County Assessor Parcel 14013.9006, comprising of approximately 34.25 acres of land which is adjacent to Spokane International Airport property. Yea
07/14/14 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35122 - amending Ordinance No. C35062 passed the City Council November 25, 2013, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2014, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2014, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in:Asset Management Fund FROM: Various Accounts, $26,000,000; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action establishes the budget for Fire and Police capital as outlined in the bond resolution.) Yea
07/14/14 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35123 - amending Ordinance No. C35062 passed the City Council November 25, 2013, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2014, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2014, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: IT and SRECS Fund FROM: Various Accounts, $72,400; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action creates the position of CAD/RMS Project Manager to manage the conversion to the new CAD/RMS system.) Yea
07/14/14 Ordinance C35114 - relating to the Elevator Code; amending Spokane Municipal Code Section 17F.060.010. Yea
07/14/14 Ordinance C35117 - adopting the National Electrical Code, 2014 Edition; providing for an electrical safety inspection; and amending sections 08.02.031, 17F.050.010 and 17F.050.150 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
07/14/14 Ordinance C35124 - approving and confirming the assessments and assessment roll for Local Improvement District No. 2012099 for Cochran Street from 16th Avenue to 15th Avenue and 15th Avenue, from Lindeke Street to Cochran Street, and levying and assessing the amounts thereof, according to benefits, against the several lots, tracts and parcels of land and other property as shown on said roll; providing for the collection of said assessments and the issuance of local improvement installment notes or bonds to pay the cost and expense of said improvement; fixing the date of issue of said installment notes or bonds; and providing for delinquency penalties. Yea
07/14/14 Resolution 2014-0079 - providing for the issuance and sale of Limited Tax General Obligation Bonds in the aggregate principal amount of not to exceed $26,000,000; establishing an interfund loan facility from the Spokane Investment Pool to finance capital needs for public safety equipment, vehicles and apparatus; fixing the date, form, maturity, interest rate, terms and covenants of the bonds; establishing the provisions for drawing on the interfund loan established thereby; authorizing the sale and delivery of the bonds to the City, and providing for other matters properly relating thereto. Yea
07/14/14 Resolution 2014-0080 - regarding cash flows between General Fund and other funds related to payments to vendors and grant sub-recipients. Yea
07/14/14 Resolution 2014-0081 - regarding the City Council’s support for funding public safety capital equipment, vehicles and apparatus. Yea
07/14/14 Resolution 2014-0082 - amending the administrative policy and procedure for investments of City funds. Yea
07/10/14 Resolution 2014-0074 - approving the process to fill the vacancy for Council District 3, Position 1. Yea
07/07/14 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35111 - amending Ordinance No. C35062 passed the City Council November 25, 2013, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2014, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2014, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: CHHS Grants Fund FROM: Department of Commerce, $2,581,215; TO: Contractual Services, same amount. (This action budgets additional grant funds for administration of the HEN program.) (Relates to OPR 2014-0490 under the Consent Agenda) Yea
07/07/14 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35112 - amending Ordinance No. C35062 passed the City Council November 25, 2013, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2014, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2014, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in:Park Cumulative Reserve Fund FROM: Committed Fund Balance, not to exceed $80,000; TO: Other Improvements, same amount. (This action budgets funds to be used for upgrading the SkyRide cabins; installing bars at the opposite ends of the cabins, allowing air flow.) Yea
07/07/14 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35113 - amending Ordinance No. C35062 passed the City Council November 25, 2013, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2014, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2014, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Park and Recreation Fund FROM: Committed Fund Balance, $83,000; TO: Park and Recreation Fund Contract Services, same amount. (This action is necessary to make changes in the appropriations of the Park and Recreation Fund, which changes could not have been anticipated or known in the 2014 budget process.) Yea
07/07/14 Ordinance C35115 - Approving and confirming the assessments and assessment roll of Local Improvement District #2011165 for 25th Avenue from Freya Street to one-half Block East of Rebecca Street, and levying and assessing the amounts thereof, according to benefits, against the several lots, tracts and parcels of land and other property as shown on said roll; providing for the collection of said assessments and the issuance of local improvement installment notes or bonds to pay the cost and expense of said improvement; fixing the date of issue of said installment notes or bonds; and providing for delinquency penalties. Yea
07/07/14 Ordinance C35116 - Approving and confirming the assessments and assessment roll of Local Improvement District #2012049 for Riverside Avenue from Altamont Street to Cook Street and in Cook Street from Sprague Avenue to Riverside Avenue, and levying and assessing the amounts thereof, according to benefits, against the several lots, tracts and parcels of land and other property as shown on said roll; providing for the collection of said assessments and the issuance of local improvement installment notes or bonds to pay the cost and expense of said improvements; fixing the date of issue of said installment notes or bonds; and providing for delinquency penalties. Yea
07/07/14 Resolution 2014-0070 - expressing support for the Northwest Power and Conservation Council's Fish and Wildlife Program's inclusion of anadromous fish passage above Grand Coulee Dam. Yea
07/07/14 Resolution 2014-0071 - supporting the reauthorization of the Export-Import Bank. Yea
07/07/14 Resolution 2014-0072 - reducing the speed limit on US - 2, Sunset Highway, a State Route, from 55 miles per hour to 45 mph from the west city limits to approximately 1,370 feet east of Flint Road. Yea
07/07/14 Resolution 2014-0073 - regarding the City Council's opposition to the Washington State Department of Transportation's engineering design of the North South Corridor (U.S. 395) that removes the Altamont St. Exit/on Ramps. Yea
07/07/14 Resolution 2014-0075 - approving the appointment of Tim Schwering as Director of Strategic Initiatives of the Spokane Police Department. Yea
07/07/14 Resolution 2014-0077 - 7 supporting the City of Spokane’s Administrative Policy and Procedures identifying Commercial Rate Classifications. Yea
06/23/14 Ordinance C35097 - , relating to mobile food vendors, providing regulations, conditions and licensing requirements for mobile food vending; adopting a new Chapter 10.51 to Title 10 of the Spokane Municipal Code; amending Spokane Municipal Code 10.40.010; adopting a new Spokane Municipal Code 8.02.0233 to Chapter 08.02 Spokane Municipal Code; amending Appendix B in Spokane Municipal Code 4.31.040; and amending Spokane Municipal Code1.05.160, Penalty Schedule – Land Use Violation, Yea
06/23/14 Ordinance C35098 - relating to mobile food vending within the commercial, industrial, downtown and center and corridor zones, allowing mobile food vending as a limited use in these zones; and amending Spokane Municipal Code Sections 17C.120.100, 17C.120.110, 17C.120.270, 17C.122.070, 17C.124.100, 17C.124.110, 17C.130.100, 17C.130.110, and 17C.319.100; adopting a new Spokane Municipal Code Section 245 to chapter 17C.190 and adopting a new Chapter 17C.390 to Title 17C of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
06/23/14 Ordinance C35106 - relating to a ban on the purchase and use by the City of Spokane of products or products in packaging that contains neonicotinoids; adopting a new Section 7.06.171 to Chapter 7.06 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
06/23/14 Resolution 2014-0067 - recognizing the South Hill Coalition Connectivity & Livability Strategic Plan as a declaration of the coalition’s desired future condition, providing direction for neighborhood based improvement activities, as well as neighborhood priorities involving future projects. Yea
06/23/14 Resolution 2014-0068 - adopting the revised and extended Six-Year Comprehensive Street Program 2015-2020. Yea
06/23/14 Resolution 2014-0069 - regarding the City Council’s direction to the Plan Commission to provide a review and recommendation relating to naming of the new plaza adjacent to City Hall. Yea
06/16/14 Ordinance C35107 - relating to the executive and administrative organization of the Police Division; amending Sections 3.01A.375, 3.01A.385, 3.01A.390 and 3.01A.400 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
06/16/14 Resolution 2014-0056 - approving internal budget expenditure policies and procedures for the City Council Office Yea
06/16/14 Resolution 2014-0063 - approving the reappointment of Timothy O. Burns as Police Ombudsman for the City of Spokane. Yea
06/16/14 Resolution 2014-0064 - regarding allocation of excess funds generated from automated traffic safety cameras. Yea
06/16/14 Resolution 2014-0065 - declaring Evoqua Water Technologies, LLC (Sarasota, FL) a sole source provider and authorizing a blanket order for Bioxide and feed system repair parts without public bidding—Estimated annual cost $170,000 (plus tax). Yea
06/02/14 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35101 - amending Ordinance No. C35062 passed the City Council November 25, 2013, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2014, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2014, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in:Street Fund, Fleet Services Fund, General Fund, Go Bond Redemption Fund FROM: Various Accounts, $6,110,000, TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action appropriates funds necessary to redeem the remaining portion of the 2003 Street Bond.) Yea
06/02/14 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35102 - amending Ordinance No. C35062 passed the City Council November 25, 2013, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2014, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2014, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in:Park and Recreation Fund FROM: Various Accounts, $183,000 TO: Various Accounts; same amount, and Park Cumulative Reserve Fund FROM: Intergovernment Recreation Facility; $47,000 TO: Other Improvements, same amount, and Golf Fund, and Golf Fund FROM: Sale of Scrap Junk; $6,100 TO: Interfund Repairs and Maintenance, same amount. (These actions transfer funds for unanticipated operating and capital needs not anticipated in the 2014 budget process for Parks and Recreation.) Yea
06/02/14 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35103 - amending Ordinance No. C35062 passed the City Council November 25, 2013, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2014, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2014, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in:Park and Recreation Fund FROM: Temporary Seasonal; $29,700 TO: Assistant Food/Beverage Supervisor (from 0 to 1 position); same amount. (This creates a new position in the Riverfront Park Department to enhance the Park’s concession services.) Yea
06/02/14 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35104 - amending Ordinance No. C35062 passed the City Council November 25, 2013, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2014, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2014, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in:Urban Forestry Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves; $79,000 TO: Parks, same amount (This action makes changes in the appropriation of Urban Forestry Funds.) Yea
06/02/14 Ordinance C35092 - granting TW Telecom of Washington LLC. a non-exclusive franchise to use the public right of way to provide noncable telecommunications services to the public. Yea
06/02/14 Ordinance C35099 - relating to the establishment of purchasing and procurement requirements that provides a preference, where technically feasible and cost effective, for products and products in packaging that do not contain polychlorinated biphenyls; adopting a new Section 7.06.172 to Chapter 7.06 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
06/02/14 Resolution 2014-0057 - regarding the City Council's support for the Sprague Avenue Pedestrian Safety Project's 2014 Pedestrian and Bicycle Program Grant Application to the Washington State Department of Transportation. Yea
06/02/14 Resolution 2014-0058 - regarding the City Council's support for the Sprague Avenue, Hamilton Street to Cook Street Hardscaping Surface Transportation Program Application to the Spokane Regional Transportation Council. Yea
06/02/14 Resolution 2014-0059 - indemnifying Heather Lowe, a City employee named in Liane Carlson v. City of Spokane and Heather Lowe, United States District Court, Eastern District of Washington, Cause No. 2:13-CV-00320-TOR. Yea
06/02/14 Resolution 2014-0060 - setting hearing before the City Council for July 7, 2014, for the vacation of Broadway Avenue from the west line of Napa Street to the west line of Magnolia Street; Magnolia Street from 40 feet north of the north line of Broadway Avenue to the north line of Springfield Avenue; and the Alley between Magnolia Street and Napa Street from Broadway Avenue to Springfield Avenue, requested by City in coordination with Earthworks Recycling. Yea
06/02/14 Resolution 2014-0061 - setting hearing before the City Council for July 7, 2014, for the vacation of the north 30 feet of Rosewood Avenue from 225 feet east of the east line of Helena Street to the west line of Pittsburg Street, requested by Jon Whipple, JNW Properties, LLC. Yea
05/19/14 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35100 - amending Ordinance No. C35062 passed the City Council November 25, 2013, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2014, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2014, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $350,000; TO: Engineering Services – Contractual Services, same amount. (This action transfers $350,000 for contractual services related to bridge inspections in Riverfront Park.) Yea
05/19/14 Ordinance C35096 - relating to the establishment of fire departments within the fire division; repealing Spokane Municipal Code Sections 3.01A.270, 3.01A.275, 3.01A.280, 3.01A.285, 3.01A.290, 3.01A.295 and 3.01A.300. Yea
05/19/14 Resolution 2014-0055 - amending the City Council Rules of Procedure (under Rule 9.1 Standing Committees – renaming Finance Committee as the Finance and Technology Committee). Yea
05/12/14 Resolution 2014-0053 - recognizing the Logan Neighborhood Identity Plan and Model Form-Based Code for Hamilton Corridor as a declaration by the community members of the City of Spokane Logan neighborhood council area of the priorities and desired future condition of their neighborhood that provides direction for City service delivery, capital improvement planning and focused growth land use implementation. Yea
05/12/14 Resolution 2014-0054 - approving the appointment of Al Vorderbrueggen as Recreation Director for the Parks and Recreation Division. Yea
05/05/14 Ordinance C35094 - relating to gender identity and non-discrimination in the City of Spokane; amending SMC Sections 1.06.010, 1.06.020, 1.06.030 and 10.18.010. Yea
05/05/14 Resolution 2014-0050 - adopting the City of Spokane’s Integrated Clean Water Plan. Yea
04/28/14 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35095 - amending Ordinance No. C35062 passed the City Council November 25, 2013, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2014, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2014, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $1,747,000; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action establishes the budget for 2012 and 2013 wage and benefit amounts due as a result of the recently approved Guild contract. The ongoing impact of this contract is already embedded in the 2014 budget.) Yea
04/28/14 Resolution 2014-0040 - confirming the appointment of Kristen Becker as Development Services Center Manager for the Development Services Center Department. Yea
04/28/14 Resolution 2014-0044 - Joint Resolution with Spokane County in the matter of authorizing the Airport Board to acquire Building 730 located at Spokane International Airport. Building 730 is located in an area designated for future expansion of commercial aeronautical development. Yea
04/28/14 Resolution 2014-0045 - regarding the City Council’s direction to the Plan Commission to provide a review and recommendation relating to the City’s extension of sewer and water services outside of the City limits. Yea
04/28/14 Resolution 2014-0046 - Declaring Hotsy of Spokane (Spokane, WA) a sole source for the maintenance, service and product supplier for the Hotsy pressure washing machines utilized by the Fleet Services Department—$60,000/year. Yea
04/28/14 Resolution 2014-0047 - approving the 2014 Action Plan component of the Consolidated Community Development and Housing Plan. Yea
04/21/14 Resolution 2014-0039 - declaring the Ponderosa Pine as the City of Spokane’s official tree. Yea
04/21/14 Resolution 2014-0041 - approving the appointment of Mike Taylor as City Engineer and Department Head for Integrated Capital Management Department. Yea
04/21/14 Resolution 2014-0042 - approving the appointment of Chuck Conklin as Waste to Energy Facilities Director. Yea
04/21/14 Resolution 2014-0043 - adopting the revised water use efficiency goals for the City of Spokane Water Utility in compliance with Washington Administrative Code 246-290-800. Yea
04/14/14 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35091 - amending Ordinance No. C35062 passed the City Council November 25, 2013, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2014, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2014, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Miscellaneous Grant Fund FROM: Department of Commerce, $350,000; TO: Contractual Services, same amount. (This action provides an additional $350,000 to the Contractual Services Fund. (Relates to OPR 2014-0270) Yea
04/14/14 Emergency Ordinance C35093 - imposing a moratorium regarding applications for certain land use permits within areas of the City zoned Center and Corridor Type 1 and 2 Zones; providing for a public hearing within sixty days and declaring an emergency. Yea
04/14/14 Resolution 2014-0035 - regarding criminal background checks on state licensed marijuana business owners. Yea
04/14/14 Resolution 2014-0036 - regarding 2015 Budget Priorities. Yea
04/14/14 Resolution 2014-0037 - approving the action of the State of Washington Economic Development Finance Authority. Yea
04/14/14 Resolution 2014-0038 - seeking support for a TIGER grant for the University District Pedestrian/Bicycle Bridge Project. Yea
03/31/14 Resolution 2014-0033 - regarding mandatory liability insurance requirements for owners of dangerous dogs. Yea
03/31/14 Resolution 2014-0034 - amending the approving projects for the 2014-2019 Six Year Comprehensive Street Program utilizing Transportation Benefit District Funding. Yea
03/24/14 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35089 - amending Ordinance No. C35062 passed the City Council November 25, 2013, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2014, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2014, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $50,000; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action provides an additional $50,000 to the C.O.P.S. program in addition to current City funding.) Yea
03/24/14 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35090 - amending Ordinance No. C35062 passed the City Council November 25, 2013, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2014, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2014, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in:Police Department – General Fund FROM: Police Records Specialist (from 28 to 27 positions), $40,500; TO: Police Records Specialist (Grade 24 to 26), same amount. (This action provides for a salary grade adjustment for the classification of Police Records Specialist to compensate for higher technical requirements for this classification.) Yea
03/24/14 Ordinance C35083 - relating to the annual adoption of a City-wide Six-Year Capital Improvement Program; amending SMC Section 7.17.010 and repealing SMC Section 7.17.030. Yea
03/24/14 Ordinance C35084 - relating to appointment terms on boards and commissions; amending Spokane Municipal Code Section 4.01.030. Yea
03/24/14 Ordinance C35085 - relating to parking requirements establishing a No-Parking Required Overlay Zone for the Neighborhood Retail Zoned Area located at the intersection of 5th Avenue and Fiske Street; and amending SMC section 17C.230.120, Table 17C.230-1. Yea
03/24/14 Ordinance C35086 - relating to a Market Garden Pilot Program; adopting a new Chapter 17C.380 to Title 17C of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
03/24/14 Ordinance C35087 - relating to small domestic animals, amending SMC Sections 17A.020.040, 17C.310.010, 17C.310.100 and 17C.310.120 and adopting new Sections 17C.310.115 and 17C.310.170 to Chapter 17C.310 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
03/24/14 Ordinance C35088 - relating to the Traffic Calming Measures Fund; amending Spokane Municipal Code Section 7.08.148. Yea
03/24/14 Resolution 2014-0028 - regarding a pilot project for an automated traffic safety camera in a school speed zone. Yea
03/24/14 Resolution 2014-0029 - adopting the City of Spokane’s 2013 CSO Plan Amendment and its NLT Engineering Report/Wastewater Facilities Plan Amendment No. 3. Yea
03/24/14 Resolution 2014-0030 - setting forth the fair market value of certain surplus utility properties and authorizing sale of the properties. Yea
03/24/14 Resolution 2014-0031 - Joint Resolution with Spokane County in the matter of authorizing the Airport Board to sell approximately 56.66 acres of undeveloped land located on McFarlane and Lawson Roads at Spokane International Airport. Yea
03/24/14 Resolution 2014-0032 - regarding allocation of funds from infractions issued with automated traffic safety cameras. Yea
03/17/14 Ordinance C35051 - vacating Euclid Avenue from the east line of Ferrall Street to the west line of Freya Street requested by Spokane Public Schools. (First Reading held November 4, 2013) Yea
03/17/14 Ordinance C35079 - relating to sewer and water services outside of the city limits; amending SMC Sections 13.03.0802 and 13.04.1922. Yea
03/17/14 Resolution 2014-0026 - supporting a partnership with the Washington State Department of Ecology concerning the City’s Integrated Clean Water Plan. Yea
03/17/14 Resolution 2014-0027 - approving settlement of Leroy Berra v. City of Spokane, et. al., U.S. District Court Cause No. 12-CV-0226-TOR arising out of incidents taking place on March 1, 2009 and May 1, 2010—$125,000. Yea
03/10/14 Resolution 2014-0022 - regarding the City Council’s approval of the Plan Commission’s 2014 Work Program. Yea
03/10/14 Resolution 2014-0024 - requesting an evaluation of internalizing the operation of the Spokane Waste to Energy facility and development of a plan to implement the change, if appropriate. Yea
03/03/14 Ordinance C35078 - relating to the Traffic Calming Measures Fund; amending Spokane Municipal Code Section 7.08.148. Nay
03/03/14 Ordinance C35080 - changing the zone from O-35 (Office with a 35’ height limit) to O-150 (Office with a 150’ height limit) for property located on the south side of Mallon Avenue, the west side of Adams Street, the north side of Broadway, and the east side of Cedar Street, excluding two lots that are located on the northwest corner of Broadway Avenue and Adams Street, in the City and County of Spokane, State of Washington, by amending the Official Zoning Map. Yea
03/03/14 Resolution 2014-0019 - declaring Huber EscaMax (Huntersville, NC) perforated plate screen system a sole source provider and authorizing the purchase of replacement parts from Huber Technology, Inc. for $75,338.88, including tax and shipping, without public bidding. Yea
03/03/14 Resolution 2014-0020 - approving indemnification of Corey Lyons, Christopher Bode, Adam Valdez, Darrell Quarles, Ronald Van Tassel and Scott Haney, City employees named in Leroy Berra v. Corey Lyons, et. al. U.S. District Court Cause No. CV-12-0226-TOR. Yea
03/03/14 Resolution 2014-0021 - regarding the appointment of the members of the Targeted Investment Pilot Advisory Board. Yea
03/03/14 Resolution 2014-0023 - supporting federal legislation, including the Clean Water Affordability Act of 2014 (HR 3862), that would codify elements of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s integrated planning framework and would provide financial assistance for local jurisdictions implementing an integrated plan. Yea
02/24/14 Resolution 2014-0014 - rescinding Resolution 2012-0027 (adopted March 26, 2012) regarding the Spokane City Council taking a position on the Spokane Tribe of Indians’ proposed West Plains Development project on federal land in Airway Heights. Yea
02/24/14 Resolution 2014-0017 - declaring the City Council’s support of state legislation relating to port districts. Yea
02/24/14 Resolution 2014-0018 - amending the City of Spokane’s plan for operating emergency warming centers for homeless—$15,000. (This resolution would amend Resolution 2013-0067 and redefine the activation criteria.) Yea
02/10/14 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35076 - carrying over from 2013 fiscal year and re-appropriating various funds for the use of certain departments and divisions of the City government and appropriating various outstanding grants of the City of Spokane, both revenues and expenses, of the City of Spokane, and thereby amending Ordinance No. C35062, passed November 25, 2013, and entitled “An ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2014, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2014, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage,” and declaring an emergency. (This action carries over budget authority for items budgeted in 2013, but not completed at year-end and appropriates various outstanding grants and capital expenditures.) Yea
02/10/14 Ordinance C35069 - relating to the Office of Police Ombudsman; amending SMC Sections 4.32.010, 4.32.020, 4.32.030, 4.32.060, 4.32.070, 4.32.080, 4.32.090, 4.32.100, 4.32.110, 4.32.140, 4.32.150, and 4.32.160. Yea
02/10/14 Ordinance C35072 - relating to appointment of residents to Boards and Commissions and amending Spokane Municipal Code Section 4.01.030. Yea
02/10/14 Ordinance C35075 - relating to the reporting structure of the Municipal Court and Probation Department; repealing Spokane Municipal Code Sections 3.01A.410 and 3.01A.600; adopting a new Article IV to Chapter 3.01A SMC; and adopting new Sections 3.01A.700 and 3.01A.710 to Chapter 3.01A of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
02/10/14 Resolution 2014-0013 - regarding City-Wide Capital Improvement Project Needs Assessment. Yea
02/10/14 Resolution 2014-0015 - approving the appointment of Selby Smith as Director of Police Investigations effective February 17, 2014. Yea
02/10/14 Resolution 2014-0016 - declaring the City’s solid waste transfer stations surplus to the City’s needs and authorizing the sale of the transfer stations to Spokane County; and approving the Interlocal Agreement with Spokane County for solid waste transfer and disposal effective November 17, 2014. Yea
02/03/14 Ordinance C35073 - repealing Title 14 “Franchises” of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
02/03/14 Ordinance C35074 - relating to the Utility U-Help program; amending Spokane Municipal Code Section 13.09.030. Yea
02/03/14 Resolution 2014-0009 - protecting the health, safety and economic well-being of local citizens and Spokane's drinking water supply and natural resources from the potential impact of increased crude oil rail traffic passing through the City of Spokane resulting from proposed terminal projects. Yea
02/03/14 Resolution 2014-0010 - supporting legislation before the Washington State Legislature designating energy created at the Spokane Waste to Energy Plant as a Renewable Resource. Yea
02/03/14 Resolution 2014-0011 - expressing Council support for the newly formed Marijuana Policy Subcommittee created by Council Members Snyder and Fagan. Yea
02/03/14 Resolution 2014-0012 - 2 setting public hearing before City Council for February 10, 2014, for consideration and adoption of the Proposed Interlocal Agreement with Spokane County to include the sale of the North County and Valley Transfer Stations. Yea
01/27/14 Emergency Budget Ordinance 35071 - amending Ordinance No. C35062 passed the City Council November 25, 2013, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2014, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2014, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: FROM: Reserve for Budget Adjustment, $79,770; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action creates a Grant and Finance Administrator position in the Office of Grants Management and Financial Assistance.) Yea
01/27/14 Ordinance C35070 - establishing the Development Services Center Department and adopting a new Section 03.01A.253 to Chapter 3.01A of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
01/27/14 Resolution 2014-0008 - approving settlement of the Estate of Matthew Hardie, by and through Richard Waltrip, Personal Representative, v. City of Spokane and Todd Cordon, Spokane County Superior Court Cause No. 13-2-03938-3, arising out of an October 4, 2010, incident—$120,000. Yea
01/13/14 Resolution 2014-0005 - regarding council member appointments to boards and committees. Yea
01/13/14 Resolution 2014-0006 - appointing Jennifer Stapleton to the position of Director of Grants Management & Financial Assistance. Yea
01/13/14 Resolution 2014-0007 - establishing the Targeted Investment Pilot (TIP) Advisory Board and the supporting Targeted Investment Pilot (TIP) Stakeholders group for the City of Spokane. Yea
12/16/13 Ordinance C35068 - Relating to sitting, lying on sidewalk in a designated zone; amending Spokane Municipal Code Section 10.10.026. Nay
12/09/13 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35067 - Amending Ordinance No. C34947 passed the City Council December 10, 2012, and entitled, “An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2013, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2013, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage,” and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund FROM: Fire Protection Services, $55,000; TO: Overtime, same amount. (This action budgets State Mobilization revenue for wild land incident support.) Yea
12/09/13 Ordinance C35065 - Relating to parking enforcement; amending SMC Sections 8.02.083, 16A.61.567, 16A.61.589, 16A.61.5902, 16A.61.5904, 16A.61.5910, 16A.61.5914 and 16A.61.5918; and adopting new Sections 16A.61.790 and16A.61.5705 to Chapter 16A.61. Yea
12/09/13 Resolution 2013-0089 - Setting Local Improvement District No. 2013197 Formation Hearing before the Hearing Examiner for January 7, 2014, at 1:30 p.m. for alley improvements between Glass Avenue and Courtland Avenue from Pittsburg Street to Napa Street. Yea
12/09/13 Resolution 2013-0090 - A Joint Resolution of the Spokane Airport Board, the Board of County Commissioners of Spokane County, Washington, and the City Council of the City of Spokane, Washington, authorizing Spokane County to sell, issue and deliver general obligation debt, in the form of limited tax general obligation bonds and/or limited tax general obligation bond anticipation notes, to pay all or part of the cost of the acquisition and construction of certain improvements to the facilities of the Airport; providing that the Airport agreement will remain in full force and effect while any of such general obligation debt is outstanding; authorizing Spokane County to fix the dates, forms, denominations, maturities, interest rates, terms and covenants of such general obligation debt; authorizing the Spokane Airport Board and Spokane County to pledge or otherwise obligate the revenues of the Airport to the payment of such general obligation debt; repealing all previous Joint Resolutions of Spokane County... etc. Yea
12/02/13 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35064 - Amending Ordinance No. C34947 passed the City Council December 10, 2012, and entitled, “An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2013, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2013, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage,” and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Special Assessment Debt Service Fund and the Special Assessment Construction Fund FROM: Various Accounts, $2,129,000; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. This action amends the budget in the Special Assessment Debt Service Fund and Special Assessment Capital Fund to correctly account for Local Improvement District project activity in 2013. Yea
12/02/13 Ordinance C35063 - Relating to public ways and property; amending SMC Sections 1.05.160, 10.20.020, 12.02.0202, 12.02.0210, and 12.02.0704, and adopting new Section 8.02.068 to Chapter 8.02 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
12/02/13 Ordinance C35066 - Approving and confirming the 2014 assessments and assessment roll for the Downtown Spokane Parking and Business Improvement Area, prepared under Ordinance No. C32923, as amended. Yea
12/02/13 Resolution 2013-0084 - Regarding the adoption of the City of Spokane’s 2014 Washington State Legislative Agenda, as amended. Yea
12/02/13 Resolution 2013-0085 - Relating to contracting indebtedness; providing for the issuance of $2,386,807.27 principal amount of a Limited Tax General Obligation Bond, 2013 Series B; of the City for general City purposes to provide funds with which to refinance interfund loan for public purposes; fixing the date, form, maturity, interest rate, term and covenants of the bond; authorizing the sale and delivery of the bond to the City, and providing for other matters properly relating thereto. (Police Evidence Facility on Alki) Yea
12/02/13 Resolution 2013-0086 - Relating to contracting indebtedness; providing for the issuance of $1,544,396.71 principal amount of a Limited Tax General Obligation Bond, 2013 Series A; of the City for general City purposes to provide funds with which to refinance interfund loan for public purposes; fixing the date, form, maturity, interest rate, term and covenants of the bond; authorizing the sale and delivery of the bond to the City, and providing for other matters properly relating thereto. (Gardner Building) Yea
12/02/13 Resolution 2013-0087 - Relating to contracting indebtedness; providing for the issuance of $825,574.71 principal amount of a Limited Tax General Obligation Bond, 2013 Series C; of the City for general City purposes to provide funds with which to refinance interfund loan for public purposes; fixing the date, form, maturity, interest rate, term and covenants of the bond; authorizing the sale and delivery of the bond to the City, and providing for other matters properly relating thereto. (West Plains Fire Station) Yea
12/02/13 Resolution 2013-0088 - Approving a Development Agreement with Indian Trail & Barnes LLC, a Washington Limited Liability Company, relating to Ordinance C34931 approving a Comprehensive Plan Amendment Application Yea
11/25/13 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35060 - Amending Ordinance No. C34947 passed the City Council December 10, 2012, and entitled, “An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2013, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2013, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage,” and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Parks Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $300,000; TO: Park Cumulative Reserve Fund, same amount. (This action provides capital funding for projects and emergencies that cannot be funded from the Park Fund). Yea
11/25/13 Emergency Ordinance C35061 - Relating to the Elevator Code; amending Spokane Municipal Code Section 17F.060.010, setting an effective date and declaring an emergency. Nay
11/25/13 Ordinance C35047 - Granting a nonexclusive franchise to use the public right-of-way to provide noncable telecommunications service to the public to Sprint Communications Company L.P., subject to certain conditions and duties as further provided (in the ordinance). (First Reading held October 21, 2013) Yea
11/25/13 Ordinance C35062 - Adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2014 (as amended), making appropriations to the various funds of the City of Spokane for the year ending December 31, 2014, providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage. Yea
11/25/13 Resolution 2013-0082 - Regarding review of the City of Spokane Employees’ Retirement System. Yea
11/25/13 Resolution 2013-0083 - Regarding the Bicycle/Pedestrian Bridge Project. Yea
11/18/13 Ordinance C35054 - Relating to the management of capital programs and infrastructure planning and the creation of an integrated capital management department, amending Spokane Municipal Code Sections 3.01A.220 and 3.01A.500; adopting a new Section 3.01A.345; adopting a new Chapter 13.10 to Title 13 of the Spokane Municipal Code; and setting an effective date. Yea
11/18/13 Ordinance C35055 - Relating to water, wastewater and stormwater rates and incorporating integrated capital management rates, and the creation of water and wastewater rate section in the Spokane Municipal Code, adopting a new Chapter 13.035 to Title 13 of the Spokane Municipal Code; and setting an effective date. Yea
11/18/13 Ordinance C35056 - Relating to the rates of public utilities and services, amending Spokane Municipal Code Sections 13.03.1004, 13.03.1006, 13.03.1008, 13.03.1010, 13.03.1012, 13.03.1014, 13.03.1016, 13.03.1018, 13.03.1020, 13.03.1022, 13.03.1202, 13.03.1226, and 130.3.1312; and adopting a new Section 13.03.1003 to Chapter 13.03 of the Spokane Municipal Code; and setting an effective date. (Relates to Wastewater rates.) Yea
11/18/13 Ordinance C35057 - Relating to the rates of the water and hydroelectric department for services, amending SMC sections 13.04.2002, 13.04.2004, 13.04.2005, 13.04.2008, 13.04.2010, 13.04.2012, 13.04.2014, 13.04.2015, 13.04.2016, 13.04.2019, 13.04.2022, 13.04.2024, 13.04.2025, 13.04.2026, and 13.04.2028 of the Spokane Municipal Code; and setting an effective date. Yea
11/18/13 Ordinance C35058 - Relating to solid waste rates; amending SMC sections 13.02.0502, 13.02.0504, 13.02.0506, 13.02.0508, 13.02.0510, 13.02.0512, 13.02.0514, 13.02.0516, 13.02.0518, 13.02.0520, 13.02.0528, 13.02.0530, 13.02.0552, and 13.02.0554; and setting an effective date. Yea
11/18/13 Ordinance C35059 - Updating the annual City of Spokane property tax levy for 2014. Yea
11/11/13 Ordinance C35050 - Relating to animal control; adopting Chapters 5.04 and 5.12 of the Spokane County Code; amending Spokane Municipal Code Sections 1.05.210, 8.02.080, 8.02.081, 10.03.020, 10.03.033, 10.03.050, and 17C.310.150; adopting new Sections 10.03.015 and 10.03.025; repealing Sections 10.03.010, 10.03.030, 10.03.040, 10.03.060, 10.03.065, 10.03.070, 10.03.075, 10.03.080, 10.03.090, 10.03.120, 10.03.130, 10.24.010, 10.24.020, 10.24.030, 10.24.040, 10.24.050, 10.24.080, 10.24.090, 10.24.100, 10.24.110, 10.24.120, 10.24.130, 10.24.140, 10.24.150, 10.24.160, 10.24.170, 10.24.180, 10.24.190, 10.24.200, 10.24.210, and 10.24.900; and setting an effective date. Yea
11/11/13 Ordinance C35053 - Establishing the Department of Grants Management and Financial Assistance; adopting a new Section 03.01A.315 to Chapter 3.01A of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
11/11/13 Resolution 2013-0080 - Joint Resolution with Spokane County in the matter of authorizing the Airport Board to acquire various parcels comprising of approximately 844 acres of land adjacent to Spokane International Airport property and one single family home located on approximately 19,330.71 square feet of land adjacent to Felts Field Airport property for long-term aviation development at Spokane International Airport and to protect runway approach and maintain safe operations at Felts Field Airport. Yea
11/11/13 Resolution 2013-0081 - Approving projects for the 2014-2019 Six-Year Comprehensive Street Program utilizing Transportation Benefit District funding. Yea
11/04/13 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35049 - Amending Ordinance No. C34947 passed the City Council December 10, 2012, and entitled, “An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2013, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2013, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage,” and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Local Law Enforcement Block Grant Fund FROM: Department of Justice, $147,245; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action budgets an Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Grant.) (Relates to OPR 2013-0763 under the Consent Agenda.) Yea
11/04/13 Resolution 2013-0079 - Setting assessment roll hearing before City Council on December 2, 2013, for the Downtown Parking and Business Improvement District and providing for notice of the 2014 assessments to business and property owners. Yea
10/28/13 Ordinance C35046 - Creating a mechanism for setting the salaries of Municipal Court judges; and amending Spokane Municipal Code Sections 5A.05.010 and 5A.05.040. Yea
10/28/13 Ordinance C35048 - Amending Ordinance C34449 vacating the Alley between Spokane Falls Boulevard and Main Avenue from Washington Street to Bernard Street. Yea
10/21/13 EMERGENCY BUDGET ORDINANCE C35045 - Amending Ordinance No. C34947 passed the City Council December 10, 2012, and entitled, “An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2013, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2013, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage,” and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Library Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $200,000; TO: Minor Equipment, same amount. (This action budgets for the purchase of staff and public computers for the Spokane Public Library.) Absent
10/21/13 Resolution 2013-0077 - Expressing support for Proposition No. 1 entitled "Levy to Protect Fairchild Air Force Base," adopted under Spokane Board of County Commissioners Resolution No. 13-0692 and to be considered by the voters at the November 5, 2013, General Election. Absent
10/21/13 Resolution 2013-0078 - Declaring surplus property, setting forth the fair market value of certain surplus utility properties and authorizing sale of the properties. Absent
10/14/13 Emergency Ordinance C3504 - Relating to local improvement districts; establishing Consolidated Local Improvement District No. 222 and a consolidated local improvement district bond redemption fund; fixing the amount, form, date, interest rate and maturity of the Consolidated Local Improvement District No. 222 Installment Note; providing for the purchase of that Note by the City from funds on deposit in the Spokane Investment Pool; fixing the interest rate on local improvement district assessment installments; and declaring an emergency Yea
10/07/13 Ordinance C35036 - Relating to making or having vehicle prowling tools; adopting a new Section 10.12.045 to Chapter 10.12 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
10/07/13 Ordinance C35043 - Relating to the Office of Police Ombudsman; adopting new Sections 4.32.150 and 4.32.160 to Chapter 4.32 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
10/07/13 Resolution 2013-0073 - Setting LID #2013079 Formation Hearing before the Hearing Examiner for November 5, 2013, at 2:30 p.m. for the Street and Storm Improvements of Thor Street from Grace Avenue to Cleveland Avenue. Yea
10/07/13 Resolution 2013-0074 - Setting LID #2013169 Formation Hearing before the Hearing Examiner for November 5, 2013, at 1:30 p.m. for the Street and Storm Improvements of Ross Court from North Center Street to Granite Street. Yea
10/07/13 Resolution 2013-0075 - Setting Hearing before the City Council for November 4, 2013, on the vacation of Dakota Street from the south line of Sharp Avenue to the south line of Boone Avenue requested by The Corporation of Gonzaga University. Yea
10/07/13 Resolution 2013-0076 - Setting Hearing before the City Council for November 4, 2013, on the vacation of Euclid Avenue from the east line of Ferrall Street to the west line of Freya Street requested by Spokane Public Schools. Yea
09/30/13 Ordinance C35020 - Creating departments within the Parks and Recreation division; amending SMC section 3.01A.360; and adoption of new sections 3.01A.361, 3.01A.362, 3.01A.363, and 3.01A.364 to chapter 3.01A of the Spokane Municipal Code. Absent
09/30/13 Ordinance C35030 - Relating to unlawful public exposure; adopting a new section 10.06.050 to chapter 10.06 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Absent
09/30/13 Ordinance C35032 - Relating to interference with health care facilities or providers; adopting a new Section 10.07.060 to Chapter 10.07 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Absent
09/30/13 Ordinance C35033 - Relating to the abuse of 911 emergency reporting systems; adopting a new Section 10.07.050 to Chapter 10.07 of the Spokane Municipal Code. (As amended above) Absent
09/30/13 Ordinance C35034 - Relating to unlawful transit conduct; amending Spokane Municipal Code Section 10.10.100. Absent
09/30/13 Ordinance C35035 - Relating to sidewalk riding; and amending Spokane Municipal Code Section 16A.61.787. Absent
09/30/13 Ordinance C35039 - Creating a Targeted Crimes Unit imprest fund (in the amount of $3,000) in the Police Department; and adopting a new Section 7.03.156 to Chapter 7.03 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Absent
09/30/13 Ordinance C3504 - Extending the automated traffic camera systems program; amending SMC section 16A.64.260; and setting an effective date Absent
09/30/13 Ordinance C35042 - Ordering the Alley Improvements between Princeton Avenue and Heroy Avenue from Addison Street to Standard Street, establishing a local improvement district and creating a local improvement fund therefore, directing the levy of special assessments and providing a method of financing to pay the cost and expense of said improvement. Absent
09/30/13 Resolution 2013-007 - Regarding allocation of funds from infractions issued with automated traffic safety cameras. Absent
09/30/13 Resolution 2013-0071 - Approving settlement of Michael Best and Cherise Best v. Jared K. Cereghino and Jane Doe Cereghino and the City of Spokane, Spokane County Superior Court Cause No. 13-2-00915-8, arising out of an incident on March 8, 2010—$70,000. Absent
09/30/13 Resolution 2013-0072 - Authorizing payment of the Salary Savings Plan retirement incentive for Deputy Fire Chief Bob Hanna— approximately $5,000. Absent
09/23/13 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35031 - Amending Ordinance No. C34947 passed the City Council December 10, 2012, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2013, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2013, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Forfeiture and Contributions Fund FROM: Various Accounts, $305,000; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action budgets funds to fight drug crime, gang crime and property crimes.) Yea
09/23/13 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35041 - Amending Ordinance No. C34947 passed the City Council December 10, 2012, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2013, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2013, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Human Services Grant Fund FROM: Department of Commerce, $297,474; TO: Contractual Services, same amount. (This action budgets additional grant funds for administration of the HEN program.) (Relates to OPR 2011-0739 and OPR 2011-0855) Yea
09/23/13 Emergency Ordinance C35037 - Relating to marijuana use, medical cannabis collective garden regulatory licensing and state-licensed marijuana producers, processors and retailers; amending SMC Sections 1.05.170 and 4.04.020; adopting a new section 8.02.0233 to Chapter 8.02 SMC; adopting new Chapters 10.49 and 10.50 to Title 10 SMC and new Chapter 17C.347 to Title 17C of the Spokane Municipal Code; and declaring an emergency. Yea
09/23/13 Ordinance C35025 - Relating to exterior storage on residential land; amending SMC Section 1.05.160 and adopting a new SMC Section 17C.110.270 to Chapter 17C.110 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
09/23/13 Ordinance C35026 - Relating to Application #Z1200043COMP and amending the Land Use Plan Map of the City's Comprehensive Plan from "Residential 15-30" to "Office" for Chandlers Addition, Block 8, located between Sheridan and Hatch Streets and 5th Avenue and Hartson Avenue, and Highland Parks Hartson Subdivision, Lots C-F; and amending the zoning map from "Residential Multi-Family" (RMF) to "Office" (O- 35). (Applicant: Mike Stanicar, on behalf of Cancer Care Associates) (Plan Commission recommended approval by vote of 9 to 0). Yea
09/23/13 Ordinance C35027 - Relating to Application #Z1200044COMP and amending the Land Use Plan Map of the City's Comprehensive Plan from "Office" and "Residential 4-10" to "CC-Core" for .64 acres located at the northeast corner of 32nd Avenue and Grand Boulevard; and amending the zoning map from "Office (O-35)" and "Residential Single Family (RSF)," to "Centers and Corridors Type 1, District Center" (CC-1, DC)." (Applicant: Dwight Hume, on behalf of Tim Carlberg) (Plan Commission recommended approval by vote of 9 to 0). Yea
09/23/13 Ordinance C35028 - Relating to Application #Z1200045COMP and amending the Land Use Plan Map of the City's Comprehensive Plan from "Residential 15-30" to "CC-Core" for .29 acres located at the southeast corner of 29th Avenue and Fiske Street; and amending the zoning map from "Residential Multi-Family (RMF)" to "Centers and Corridors Type 2, District Center" (CC-2, DC)." (Applicant: Dwight Hume, on behalf of Alton Properties) (Plan Commission recommended approval by vote of 8 to 1) Yea
09/23/13 Ordinance C35029 - Relating to Application #Z1200046COMP and amending the Land Use Plan Map of the City's Comprehensive Plan from "Office" and "Residential 4-10" to "CC-Core" for 9.8 acres located at the southwest corner of 29th Avenue and Southeast Boulevard; and amending the zoning map from "Office (O-35)," "Office Retail (OR-35)" and "Residential Single Family (RSF)" to "Centers and Corridors Type 1, District Center" (CC-1,DC)." (Applicant: Sonneland Commercial Properties, LLC and Banner Bank) (Plan Commission recommended approval by vote of 9 to 0). Yea
09/23/13 Resolution 2013-0067 - Amending Resolution 2007-0115 Plan for Emergency Expansion of Warming Centers for the Homeless. The proposed resolution would redefine the activation criteria, modify the payment to agencies, and make procedures align with the current system. Yea
09/23/13 Resolution 2013-0068 - Setting LID #2013114 Formation Hearing before the Hearing Examiner for October 22, 2013 at 3:30 p.m. for street, storm and water improvements in Central Avenue, Columbia Avenue and Joseph Avenue from Freya Street to Myrtle Street and Sycamore Street, Julia Street and Myrtle Street from Joseph Avenue to Columbia Avenue. Yea
09/23/13 Resolution 2013-0069 - Declaring the joint purchase of the AXON Flex camera system, the Evidence.com data management system, and the TASER X26Ps AXON Flex body camera and conjoining software manufactured by Evidence.com a sole source procurement; and authorizing their purchase from Taser International (Scottsdale, AZ) without public bidding—$732,655.56 (plus tax and shipping). Yea
09/09/13 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35024 - Amending Ordinance No. C34947 passed the City Council December 10, 2012, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2013, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2013, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund – Police FROM: Various Accounts, $59,000; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action budgets for the Deputy Director of Business Services and Captain positions; effective September 15, 2013.) Yea
09/09/13 Ordinance C34925 - Vacating Ohio Avenue and Summit Boulevard from College Avenue to Nettleton Street. (First Reading held August 26, 2013) Yea
09/09/13 Resolution 2013-0065 - Declaring Physio-Control (Redmond, WA) a sole source for Physio-Control automated and manual defibrillators; and authorizing the purchase of two defibrillators and associated equipment without public bidding— $67,501.22 (incl. tax). Yea
08/26/13 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35022 - Amending Ordinance No. C34947 passed the City Council December 10, 2012, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2013, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2013, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $350,000; TO: Contractual Services, same amount. (This action provides funding for structural inspections of the vehicular and pedestrian bridges in Riverfront Park and to prepare related engineering reports.) Yea
08/26/13 Ordinance C35021 - Regarding low impact development and amending SMC Sections 13.03.1112; 13.03.1137; 17A.020.120; 17C.110.410; 17C.120.230; 17C.130.230; 17C.200.060; 17D.060.030; 17H.010.020; 17H.010.030 and adopting a new section 17D.060.300 to Chapter 17D of the Spokane Municipal Code, and setting an effective date. Yea
08/19/13 Ordinance C35018 - Relating to the City of Spokane's use of surveillance equipment; requiring City departments to obtain City Council approval prior to acquiring certain surveillance equipment; requiring departments to propose protocols related to proper use and deployment of certain surveillance equipment for Council review, requiring departments to adopt written protocols that address data retention, storage and access of any data obtained through the use of certain surveillance equipment, and adopting a new Chapter 1.08 to Title 1 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
08/19/13 Resolution 2013-0062 - Establishing the City Council’s Human Services funding priorities for the 2014 Human Services Grant. Yea
08/19/13 Resolution 2013-0063 - Approving the reappointment of Timothy O. Burns as Police Ombudsman for the City of Spokane. Yea
08/05/13 Ordinance C35011 - Vacating the Alley between 6th Avenue and 7th Avenue from McClellan Street to Browne Street requested by Spokane South Medical, LLC. (Cliff-Cannon Neighborhood) (First Reading held July 8, 2013.) Yea
08/05/13 Resolution 2013-0056 - Relating to the question of whether the Spokane City Council should pursue additional funding sources in order to implement the provisions of the Envision Spokane Community Bill of Rights ballot proposition, if the proposition is approved by voters. Nay
08/05/13 Resolution 2013-0057 - Relating to the question of whether the Spokane City Council should reduce funding in existing general fund programs to reallocate funding to implement the provisions of the Envision Spokane Community Bill of Rights ballot proposition, if the proposition is approved by the voters. Nay
08/05/13 Resolution 2013-0058 - Relating to the question of whether the Spokane City Council should pursue additional funding sources in order to fund the implementation of the provisions of the Spokane Moves to Amend Voter Bill of Rights proposition, if the proposition is approved by the voters. Nay
08/05/13 Resolution 2013-0059 - Relates to the question of whether the Spokane City Council should reduce funding in existing general fund programs to reallocate funding to the implementation of the provisions of the Spokane Moves to Amend Voter Bill of Rights proposition, if the proposition is approved by the voters. Nay
08/05/13 Resolution 2013-0061 - Approving lease and option agreements that contemplate the intergovernmental transfer of surplus City property (Joe Albi Stadium). Yea
07/29/13 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35019 - Amending Ordinance No. C34947 passed the City Council December 10, 2012, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2013, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2013, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund FROM: Various Accounts, $34,000; TO: Deputy Director, Rg. 53, Tactical and Strategic Initiatives, same amount. (This action budgets for the Deputy Director position, Tactical and Strategic Initiatives, in the Police Department, effective August 4, 2013.) Yea
07/29/13 Ordinance C35014 - Relating to initiatives; amending SMC Sections 2.02.030, 2.02.040 and 2.02.055 and repealing SMC Section 2.02.050. Yea
07/29/13 Ordinance C35016 - Approving and confirming the assessments and assessment roll for local Improvement District No. 2009163 for street, water and sewer improvements of Dalke Avenue from Freya Street to Florida Street and street improvements of Myrtle Street from Dalke Avenue to Francis Avenue, and levying and assessing the amounts thereof, according to benefits, against the several lots, tracts and parcels of land and other property as shown on said roll; providing for the collection of said assessments and the issuance of local improvement installment notes or bonds to pay the cost and expense of said improvement; fixing the date of issue of said installment notes or bonds; and providing for delinquency penalties. Yea
07/29/13 Ordinance C35017 - Approving and confirming the assessments and assessment roll for Local Improvement District No. 2010042 for street improvements of 14th Avenue from Cuba Street to Havana Street and Cuba Street from 14th Avenue to 13th Avenue, and levying and assessing the amounts thereof, according to benefits, against the several lots, tracts and parcels of land and other property as shown on said roll; providing for the collection of said assessments and the issuance of local improvement installment notes or bonds to pay the cost and expense of said improvement; fixing the date of issue of said installment notes or bonds; and providing for delinquency penalties. Yea
07/22/13 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35015 - Amending Ordinance No. C34947 passed the City Council December 10, 2012, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2013, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2013, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Park Cumulative Reserve Fund FROM: State Grants, $1,970,000; TO: Land Acquisition, same amount. (This action budgets funds to be used for Kendall Yards Public Infrastructure.) Yea
07/22/13 Resolution 2013-0060 - Providing for the Intergovernmental Transfer of surplus City property (land adjacent to Joe Albi Stadium). Yea
07/15/13 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35012 - Amending Ordinance No. C34947 passed the City Council December 10, 2012, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2013, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2013, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Human Services Grants Fund FROM: Department of Commerce, $1,050,078; TO: Contractual Services, same amount. (This action budgets additional grant funds for administration of the Housing and Essential Needs Program.) (Relates to OPR 2011-0739 and OPR 2011-0855) Yea
07/15/13 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35013 - Amending Ordinance No. C34947 passed the City Council December 10, 2012, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2013, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2013, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Under Freeway Parking Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $115,000; TO: Contractual Services, same amount. (This action budgets for new parking meter implementation.) Yea
07/15/13 Emergency Ordinance C35008 - An interim ordinance relating to marijuana use, medical cannabis collective garden regulatory licensing and state-licensed marijuana producers, processors and retailers; amending SMC Sections 1.05.170 and 4.04.020; adopting a new Section 8.02.0233 to chapter 8.02 SMC; adopting new Chapters 10.49 and 10.50 to Title 10 SMC and new Chapter 17C.347 to Title 17C of the Spokane Municipal Code; providing for a public hearing within sixty days and declaring an emergency. Yea
07/15/13 Ordinance C35009 - Relating to the Northeast Public Development Authority; amending Ordinance No. C34813. Yea
07/15/13 Ordinance C35010 - Relating to parking non-passenger vehicles in residence zones; amending SMC Section 16A.61.562. (Removes undefined standard of "habitual parking" replacing with a precise and measurable guideline.) Yea
07/15/13 Resolution 2013-0054 - Setting Formation Hearing before the Hearing Examiner for August 13, 2013, on LID No. 2013080 at 1:30 p.m. for improvements of the alley between Princeton Avenue and Heroy Avenue from Addison Street to Standard Street. (PRO 2013-0018 / LID 2013080) Yea
07/15/13 Resolution 2013-0055 - Setting Formation Hearing before the Hearing Examiner for August 13, 2013, on LID No. 2013113 at 2:30 p.m. for the street, storm, sewer and water improvements in Poplar Street from16th Avenue to 15th Avenue and 15th Avenue from U.S. 195 to Latah Creek Park. (PRO 2013-0019 / LID 2013113) Yea
07/08/13 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35003 - Amending Ordinance No. C34947 passed the City Council December 10, 2012, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2013, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2013, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Fire Improvement Fund FROM: Department of Homeland Security, $50,256; TO: Minor Equipment, same amount. (This action budgets a grant from the Department of Homeland Security FY 2012 for new Knox Company KeySecure Knox boxes.) (Relates to OPR 2013-0505 and RES 2013-0052) Yea
07/08/13 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35004 - Amending Ordinance No. C34947 passed the City Council December 10, 2012, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2013, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2013, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Fire Improvement Fund FROM: Department of Homeland Security, $47,100; TO: Other Improvements, same amount. (This action budgets a grant from the State Homeland Security FY 2012 Grant Program.) (Relates to OPR 2013-0506) Yea
07/08/13 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35005 - Amending Ordinance No. C34947 passed the City Council December 10, 2012, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2013, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2013, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in:Building and Code Enforcement Funds FROM: Various Accounts, $150,000; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action budgets for property demolitions ordered by the Building Official.) Yea
07/08/13 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35006 - Amending Ordinance No. C34947 passed the City Council December 10, 2012, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2013, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2013, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Human Services Grants Fund FROM: Department of Commerce, $262,668; TO: Contractual Services, same amount. (This action budgets for increased grant funding from the Washington State Department of Commerce to be used in expanding the current rapid re-housing services and employment resources for homeless and TANF eligible households.) Yea
07/08/13 Ordinance C35001 - Relating to firearms; amending SMC Sections 10.10.050 and 10.11.052. Yea
07/08/13 Ordinance C35002 - Approving a project agreement and easement between the Park Board and Yong Lewis, developer, Tuscan Ridge PUD. Yea
07/08/13 Ordinance C35007 - Approving and confirming the assessments and assessment roll for Local Improvement District No. 2011082 for Street Improvements of Avenue from Chestnut Street to Inland Empire Way; 14th Avenue from Chestnut Street to Inland Empire Way, and levying and assessing the amounts thereof, according to benefits, against the several lots, tracts and parcels of land and other property as shown on said roll; providing for the collection of said assessments and the issuance of local improvement installment notes or bonds to pay the cost and expense of said improvement; fixing the date of issue of said installment notes or bonds; and providing for delinquency penalties. Yea
07/08/13 Resolution 2013-0052 - Declaring Knox Company (Phoenix, AZ) a sole source for KeySecure4 Master Key Retention Devices for the Fire Division and authorizing its purchase—$57,280 (plus tax and shipping). (Relates to OPR 2013-0505 and Emergency Budget Ordinance C35003.) Yea
07/08/13 Resolution 2013-0053 - Declaring Whitney Equipment Company, Inc. (Bothell, WA) a sole source supplier of ISCO flow monitoring equipment, and authorization to purchase approximately 10 monitors and 13 rain gauge modems—estimated cost $150,000 (including tax). Yea
06/24/13 Emergency Budget Ordinance C34997 - Amending Ordinance No. C34947 passed the City Council December 10, 2012, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2013, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2013, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Solid Waste Disposal Construction Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $6,300,000; TO: Machinery/Equipment, same amount. (This action budgets for the implementation of certain Capital Projects at the Waste-to-Energy Facility to maintain efficient and safe operations.) Yea
06/24/13 Emergency Budget Ordinance C34998 - Amending Ordinance No. C34947 passed the City Council December 10, 2012, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2013, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2013, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Parking Fund FROM: Various Accounts, $1,480,460; TO:Various Accounts, same amount. (This action budgets for the Parking Citation Software and Parking Meter Implementation.) Yea
06/24/13 Emergency Ordinance C34995 - Relating to the Boiler Code; amending SMC Section 17F.030.010, 17F.030.020, 17F.030.050, 17F.030.090; declaring an emergency and setting an effective date. Yea
06/24/13 Emergency Ordinance C34996 - Relating to the Building Code; amending SMC Sections 17F.040.010, 17F.040.020, 17F.040.090, 17F.040.125, 17F.040.130, 17G.010.040, 17F.090.010, 17F.100.010, 17F.060.010; declaring an emergency and setting an effective date. Yea
06/24/13 Ordinance C34994 - Relating to public utilities and services; amending SMC Sections 13.02.0204, 17F.040.075, and 17G.010.100; adopting new SMC Sections 13.02.0109, 13.02.0119, 13.02.01191, 13.02.0125, and 13.02.0127 to Chapter 13.02 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
06/24/13 Ordinance C34999 - Approving and confirming the assessments and assessment rolls for Local Improvement District No. 2010134 for street improvements of Oak Street from Inland Empire Way to 28th Avenue (Latah Valley Neighborhood), levying and assessing the amounts thereof, according to benefits, against the several lots, tracts and parcels of land and other property as shown on said rolls; providing for the collection of said assessments and the issuance of local improvement installment notes or bonds to pay the cost and expense of said improvements; fixing the date of issue of said installment notes or bonds; and providing for delinquency penalties. Yea
06/24/13 Ordinance C3500 - Approving and confirming the assessments and assessment rolls for Local Improvement District No. 2010135 for paving of the alley between Marshall Avenue and South Crescent Avenue from Lacey Street to Nelson Street (Chief Garry Park Neighborhood), and levying and assessing the amounts thereof, according to benefits, against the several lots, tracts and parcels of land and other property as shown on said rolls; providing for the collection of said assessments and the issuance of local improvement installment notes or bonds to pay the costs and expenses of said improvements; fixing the date of issue of said installment notes or bonds; and providing for delinquency penalties. Yea
06/24/13 Resolution 2013-0051 - Adopting the revised and extended Six-Year Comprehensive Street Program, 2014-2019 (Various Neighborhoods) Yea
06/17/13 Emergency Ordinance C34993 - Amending SMC Sections 17E.010.300, 17F.040.170, 17F.080.010, 17F.080.030, 17F.080.050, 17F.080.110, and 17F.080.310; repealing SMC Sections 17F.080.020 and 17F.080.440; declaring an emergency and setting an effective date. Yea
06/17/13 Ordinance C34603 - Vacating Spokane Street from 5th Avenue to I-90 requested by Foothills Mini-Storage, Inc. (East Central Neighborhood) (First Reading held June 7, 2010.) Yea
06/17/13 Ordinance C34924 - Vacating Walnut Street from Bridge Avenue to College Avenue, North and South portions of Bridge Avenue from Maple Street to Cedar Street, and the alley between Walnut Street and Cedar Street from Bridge Avenue to College Avenue requested by Avista Corporation and North Gorge Residential Partners. (West Central Neighborhood) (First Reading held October 9, 2012.) Yea
06/17/13 Ordinance C3495 - Ordering the street improvements for Rebecca Street from 9th Avenue to 7th Avenue, establishing a local improvement district and creating a local improvement fund therefore, directing the levy of special assessments and providing a method of financing to pay the cost and expense of said improvements (East Central Neighborhood). Nay
06/17/13 Ordinance C34973 - Vacating Garnet Avenue from Rebecca Street to Myrtle Street and Myrtle Street from North line of alley North of Courtland Avenue to Garnet Avenue requested by the Parks and Recreation Department. (First Reading held April 8, 2013.) Yea
06/17/13 Ordinance C34989 - Relating to on-street parking regulations; amending SMC Section 16A.61.561. Yea
06/17/13 Ordinance C34991 - Re-naming Perry Street and Erie Street north of Trent Avenue to “Iron Bridge Way” and “Iron Court” respectively. Yea
06/03/13 Emergency Budget Ordinance C34992 - Amending Ordinance No. C34947 passed the City Council December 10, 2012, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2013, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2013, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Building Services Fund FROM: Various Accounts, $65,000; TO: Certified Inspector, same amount. (This action creates two Certified Inspector positions.) Yea
06/03/13 Ordinance C34987 - Relating to adult bookstores, adult video stores, and sex paraphernalia stores; amending SMC Sections 17A.020.010, 17A.020.060, 17A.020.180, 17A.020.190, 17C.305.010 and 17C.305.020; adopting a new SMC Section 17C.305.030 to Chapter 17C.305 of the Spokane Municipal Code; and adopting a new Section 17C.210.100 to Chapter 17C.210 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
06/03/13 Ordinance C34988 - Relating to the business licensing process; amending SMC Sections 8.01.020, 8.01.090, 8.01.130, 8.01.180, 8.01.190, 8.01.230, 8.01.280, 8.02.0206 and 8.02.0207. Yea
06/03/13 Resolution 2013-0042 - Setting hearing before the City Council for July 8, 2013 for the vacation of Alley between 6th Avenue and 7th Avenue from McClellan Street to Browne Street requested by Spokane South Medical, LLC. (Cliff-Cannon Neighborhood) Yea
06/03/13 Resolution 2013-0043 - Authorizing the donation of three vans to the East Central Community Center through the East Central Community Organization. Yea
06/03/13 Resolution 2013-0044 - Confirming the appointment of Kyle Twohig as Engineering Operations Manager. Yea
06/03/13 Resolution 2013-0045 - Approving indemnification of Nicholas Lundgren and settlement of Brook C. Lyon v. City of Spokane, et al., Spokane County Superior Court Cause No. 12-2-05287-2 arising out of December 18, 2010 incident—$62,500. Yea
06/03/13 Resolution 2013-0046 - Approving settlement of a claim from Dan M. Carney arising from an incident on or about January 13, 2011 resulting in injuries to claimant—$85,000. Yea
06/03/13 Resolution 2013-0047 - Declaring certain properties surplus and authorizing sale of properties located at: 7402 North Five Mile Road, parcel number 35252.0041. Yea
06/03/13 Resolution 2013-0048 - Declaring certain properties surplus and authorizing sale of properties located at: 3091 North Freya Street, parcel number 35102.0101. Yea
06/03/13 Resolution 2013-0049 - Declaring Virtra Systems (Tempe, AZ) as a sole source for the purchase of the Spokane Police Department Academy Training Simulator—$164,469.62 (including tax). Yea
06/03/13 Resolution 2013-0050 - Regarding the annual budget adoption process. Yea
05/20/13 Emergency Budget Ordinance C34985 - Amending Ordinance No. C34947 passed the City Council December 10, 2012, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2013, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2013, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Street Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $35,000; TO: Repairs/Maintenance, same amount. (This action will allow for needed traffic signal safety and functional enhancements.) Yea
05/20/13 Emergency Budget Ordinance C34986 - Amending Ordinance No. C34947 passed the City Council December 10, 2012, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2013, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2013, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Street Fund FROM: Various Accounts, $60,000 TO: Various Accounts, same amount (This action will allow the Street Department to restripe downtown parking stalls and other street markings.) Yea
05/20/13 Resolution 2013-0033 - Regarding the Office of Police Ombudsman, the Police Ombudsman Commission and the implementation of amendments to the City Charter related to both the Ombudsman and Commission. Yea
05/20/13 Resolution 2013-0034 - Confirming the appointment of Carly E. Cortright as the Director of the Police Business Services Department. Yea
05/20/13 Resolution 2013-0035 - Confirming the appointment of Monique R. Cotton as the Director of the Police Public Information Department. Yea
05/20/13 Resolution 2013-0036 - Confirming the appointment of Joseph J. Walker as Commander of the Police Tactical Operations Department. Yea
05/20/13 Resolution 2013-0037 - Confirming the appointment of Bradley G. Arleth as Commander of the Police Field Operations Department. Yea
05/20/13 Resolution 2013-0038 - Requesting the Spokane County Auditor to hold a special election on November 5, 2013, to submit to the voters of the City of Spokane a proposition in regards to amending the Spokane City Charter. Yea
05/20/13 Resolution 2013-0039 - Requesting the Spokane County Auditor to hold a special election on November 5, 2013, to submit to the voters of the City of Spokane a proposition pertaining to a Spokane Municipal Code amendment to add a Voter Bill of Rights. Yea
05/20/13 Resolution 2013-0040 - Requesting the Mayor to pursue a legal challenge regarding the constitutionality and legal validity of Initiative 2012-3 (Community Bill of Rights) Nay
05/20/13 Resolution 2013-0041 - Requesting the Mayor to pursue a legal challenge regarding the constitutionality and legal validity of Initiative 2012-4 (Voter Bill of Rights). Nay
05/13/13 Ordinance C34981 - Combining the water and sewer funds; adopting a new Section 7.08.402 to Chapter 7.08 SMC; repealing SMC Sections 7.08.400 and 7.08.401; and setting an effective date. Yea
05/13/13 Ordinance C34982 - Relating to the lawful use and access to the Spokane River; amending SMC Section 10.19.010 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
05/06/13 Resolution 2013-0031 - An agreement to use, occupy, expand and reconfigure public property, known as the "Core Property," in order to complete the Convention Center Expansion. Yea
05/06/13 Resolution 2013-0032 - Approving settlement on claim of Scott Stephens arising out of an incident on December 19, 2012—$190,000. Yea
04/29/13 Emergency Ordinance C34980 - Relating to smoking in public places; adopting a new Chapter 15.04 to Title 15 of the Spokane Municipal Code; repealing SMC Sections 15.03.010, 15.03.020, 15.03.030 and 15.03.040; and declaring an emergency. Yea
04/29/13 Emergency Ordinance C34984 - Amending Ordinance C39463 relating to adult businesses to extend the effectiveness of the interim regulations set forth in said ordinance an additional sixty days; and declaring an emergency. Yea
04/29/13 Resolution 2013-0030 - Approving settlement of claim from Ron Salas arising from an incident on or about July 8, 2010 resulting in injuries to claimant—$90,000. Yea
04/22/13 Resolution 2013-0028 - Approving the 2013 Action Plan Component of the Consolidated Community Development and Housing Plan (13 Community Development Neighborhoods). Yea
04/22/13 Resolution 2013-0029 - Regarding the continued operation of the Felts Field Contract Tower. Yea
04/15/13 Emergency Budget Ordinance C34974 - Amending Ordinance No. C34947 passed the City Council December 10, 2012, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2013, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2013, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund FROM: Various Accounts, $593,365; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action budgets for the reorganization of the Police Department.) Yea
04/15/13 Emergency Budget Ordinance C34975 - Amending Ordinance No. C34947 passed the City Council December 10, 2012, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2013, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2013, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund: FROM: Contingency Reserves, $1,112,464; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action appropriates funds in the Police Department to implement recommendations from the Use of Force Commission.) Yea
04/15/13 Emergency Budget Ordinance C34976 - Amending Ordinance No. C34947 passed the City Council December 10, 2012, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2013, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2013, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund: FROM: Unassigned Fund Balance, $353,150; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action would have created 10 new Police Officer positions and provides funding for the remainder of the year.) Yea
04/15/13 Resolution 2013-0024 - Regarding amendments to the City of Spokane Sustainability Action Plan. Yea
04/08/13 Ordinance C34964 - Relating to the executive and administrative organization of the City; adopting a new Chapter 3.01A to Title 3; and repealing Chapter 3.01 of the Spokane Municipal Code Nay
04/08/13 Ordinance C34965 - Relating to the Police Division; adopting a new Chapter 3.10 to Title 3 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Nay
04/08/13 Ordinance C34970 - Relating to Type II applications for Conditional Use Permits; and amending SMC Sections 17C.110.110, 17G.060.050, 17G.060.120 and 17A.020.200. Yea
04/08/13 Ordinance C34971 - Relating to the Utility U-Help program; adopting a new Chapter 13.09 to Title 13 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
04/08/13 Resolution 2013-0025 - Setting hearing before the City Council for May 6, 2013 for the vacation of Boone Avenue from Dakota Street to Cincinnati Street; the South 15 feet of Desmet Avenue from the West line of vacated Cincinnati Street to the West line of Dakota Street; Dakota Street from the South line of Boone Avenue to the South line of Desmet Avenue; Desmet Avenue from the East line of Lot 9, Block 53, 1st Subdivision of Block "A" in 3rd Sinto Addition to the East line of Dakota Street requested by Gonzaga University. (Logan Neighborhood) Yea
04/08/13 Resolution 2013-0026 - Approving the appointment of Michael Werner as Director of the Asset Management Group. Yea
04/08/13 Resolution 2013-0027 - A Joint Resolution with Spokane County authorizing the Airport Board to acquire various parcels consisting of 400.21 acres adjacent to Spokane International Airport property. Yea
03/18/13 Ordinance C34969 - relating to weights and measures; amending SMC Sections 1.05.170, 4.04.010, 4.04.020, 10.34.030, 10.34.050, 10.34.060, and 10.34.070; and repealing SMC Sections 8.02.0219, 10.46.010, 10.46.020, 10.46.030, 10.46.040, 10.46.050, 10.46.060, 10.46.070, 10.46.080, 10.46.081, 10.46.082, 10.46.083, 10.46.084, 10.46.085, 10.46.086, 10.46.090, 10.46.100, 10.46.110, 10.46.120, 10.46.130, 10.46.140, 10.46.150, 10.46.160, 10.46.170, 10.46.180, 10.46.190, 10.46.200, 10.46.210, 10.46.220, 10.46.230, 10.46.240, 10.46.250, 10.46.260, 10.46.270, 10.46.280, 10.46.290, 10.46.300, 10.46.310, 10.46.320, 10.46.330, 10.46.340, 10.46.350, 10.46.360, 10.46.370, 10.46,380, 10.46.390, 10.46.400, 10.46.410, 10.46.420, 10.46.430, 10.46.440, 10.46.450, 10.46.460, 10.46.470, 10.46.480, 10.46.490, 10.46.500, 10.46.5001, 10.46.5002, 10.46.5003, 10.46.5004, 10.46.5005, 10.46.5006, 10.46.5007, 10.46.5008, 10.46.5009, 10.46.5010, 10.46.5011 etc. Nay
03/18/13 Resolution 2013-0021 - Confirming the appointment of Brian Coddington as Director of Communications and Marketing. Yea
03/18/13 Resolution 2013-0022 - Regarding the redevelopment of the PFC Joe E. Mann Army Reserve Center. Yea
03/18/13 Resolution 2013-0023 - Declaring Community Detox Services 501(c)3 a sole source for emergency service van patrol to transport publicly intoxicated individuals— not to exceed $200,000 in a two-year span. Yea
03/11/13 Resolution 2013-0019 - Approving settlement of Frank Hoover, as Guardian ad Litem for Child A, et al. v. City of Spokane, et al., Spokane County Superior Court Cause No. 10-2-00455-1, arising out of an incident on August 27, 2008—$613,700.98. Yea
03/11/13 Resolution 2013-0020 - Regarding the City Council's approval of the Plan Commission's 2013 Work Program. Yea
03/04/13 Emergency Budget Ordinance C34966 - Amending Ordinance No. C34947 passed the City Council December 10, 2012, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2013, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2013, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Park Fund FROM: Contributions/Donations, $529,000; TO: Other Improvements, same amount. (This action budgets additional revenue that will be used for Manito Park capital improvements.) Yea
03/04/13 Emergency Budget Ordinance C34967 - Amending Ordinance No. C34947 passed the City Council December 10, 2012, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2013, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2013, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Street Fund FROM: Various Accounts, $77,620; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action creates an Associate Engineer position in Traffic Operations.) Yea
03/04/13 Emergency Ordinance C34963 - Relating to adult bookstores, adult video stores, and sex paraphernalia stores; amending SMC Sections 17A.020.010, 17A.020.190, 17C.305.010 and 17C.305.020; adopting a new Section 17C.210.100 to Chapter 17C.210 of the Spokane Municipal Code; providing for a public hearing within sixty days and declaring an emergency. Yea
03/04/13 Resolution 2013-0018 - Amending City Council Rules of Procedures regarding Rule 7.3 Subject Matter. Yea
02/25/13 Emergency Budget Ordinance C34962 - Amending Ordinance No. C34947 passed the City Council December 10, 2012, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2013, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2013, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund—City Council FROM: Interfund Other General Government, $9,930; TO: City Council Assistant, same amount. (This action increases a City Council Assistant, from 3.75 to 4.0 FTE.) Yea
02/25/13 Emergency Ordinance C34968 - Adopting a moratorium on the establishment of medical cannabis collective gardens and licensed dispensaries; establishing a work plan for reviewing and development of regulations relating to the establishment of medical cannabis collective gardens and licensed dispensaries; and declaring an emergency. Yea
02/25/13 Ordinance C3496 - Relating to street development standards to clarify language with regard to sidewalks, planting strips, and street trees; amending SMC Sections 17C.110.410, 17C.120.230, 17C.122.110, 17C.124.230, 17C.130.230, 17C.200.040, 17C.200.050, 17H.010.050 and 17H.010.190; and repealing SMC Section 17C.122.140. Yea
02/25/13 Ordinance C34960 - Relating to the Chase Youth Commission, amending SMC Sections 4.23.020, 4.23.030 and 4.23.080. Yea
02/25/13 Resolution 2013-0014 - Setting a hearing before City Council on March 25, 2013, for the vacation of Garnet Avenue from Rebecca Street to Myrtle Street and Myrtle Street from North Line of Alley North of Courtland Avenue to Garnet Avenue (requested by Parks Department). Yea
02/11/13 Ordinance C34955 - Relating to marijuana; amending SMC Sections 1.05.210, 10.14.170, 10.14.220 and 10.15.100; and adopting a new Section 10.02.065 to Chapter 10.02 and a new Section 10.15.220 to Chapter 10.15 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
02/11/13 Ordinance C34957 - Relating to solid waste disposal fees; amending SMC Sections 13.02.0528 and 13.02.0560; repealing SMC Section 13.02.0564; and setting an effective date. (Adjusts solid waste disposal rates at the waste to energy facility and transfer stations from $107 per ton to $98 per ton and increases the minimum charge from $7 to $15.) Yea
02/11/13 Resolution 2013-0010 - Regarding the City Council’s support for the establishment and goals of the Regional Commission for Justice System Reform and concurrence in the appointment of the members of the Commission. Yea
02/11/13 Resolution 2013-0012 - Recognizing the planning efforts of the West Central Planning Stakeholder Group as a declaration of the neighborhoods desired future condition, providing direction for neighborhood-based improvement activities, and neighborhood priorities for future projects. Yea
02/11/13 Resolution 2013-0013 - Regarding Council Member appointments to boards and committees. Yea
02/04/13 Emergency Budget Ordinance C34958 - Amending Ordinance No. C34947 passed the City Council December 10, 2012, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2013, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2013, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Sewer Fund FROM: Construction of Fixed Assets, $143,440; TO: City Engineer/Contract Manager, same amount; and Public Works and Utilities Fund FROM: Interfund Other General Government, $111,540; TO: Division Communications Manager, same amount. (This action creates a Division Communications Manager and a City Engineer/Contract Manager position and eliminates two communications positions from Engineering and Regional Solid Waste System.) Yea
02/04/13 Emergency Budget Ordinance C34959 - Carrying over from the 2012 fiscal year and re-appropriating various funds for the use of certain departments and divisions of the City government and the budgeting of various outstanding grants, both revenues and expenses, of the City of Spokane, and thereby amending Ordinance No. C34947 passed the City Council December 10, 2012 and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2013, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2013, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency. (This action carries over budget authority for items budgeted in 2012 but not concluded at year-end and appropriates various outstanding grants and capital expenditures.) Yea
02/04/13 Resolution 2013-0005 - Amending the City Council Rules of Procedure (Rule 1.2 Duty of Mutual Respect). Yea
02/04/13 Resolution 2013-0006 - Approving settlement of Elizabeth and Michael Haller v. City of Spokane, Spokane County Superior Court Cause No. 07-2-00960-9, arising out of an incident on May 23, 2005—$110,000. Yea
02/04/13 Resolution 2013-0007 - Approving settlement of Holly Ciccarello v. Craig Larsen d/b/a JimmyZ, Joel & Jon, LLC, and the City of Spokane, Spokane County Superior Court Cause No. 11-2-01899-1, arising out of an incident on May 17, 2008—$58,500. Yea
02/04/13 Resolution 2013-0008 - Authorizing the Spokane Airport Board to sell Buildings 4 and 5, Parcels 35115.0202 and 35122/0013. Yea
02/04/13 Resolution 2013-0009 - Relating to the City’s emergency medical response procedures by the Fire Department. Yea
02/04/13 Resolution 2013-0011 - Approving the Public Participation Plan for the Comprehensive Plan Review and Update. Yea
01/28/13 Resolution 2013-0004 - Regarding the Second Amendment right to keep and bear arms. Nay
01/14/13 Ordinance C34840 - Vacating the alley between Cowley Street and Grant Street from East Riverside Avenue south to alley requested by Wolff & Hyslop, Attorneys at Law. Yea
01/14/13 Ordinance C3494 - Granting a non-exclusive franchise to use the public right-of-way to provide noncable telecommunications services to the public. Yea
01/14/13 Ordinance C34948 - Granting Avista Corporation, d/b/a/ Avista Utilities, a Washington Corporation, a public utility franchise to locate, access, construct, install, own, operate, maintain, repair, and replace poles, elevated and underground wires, cables and appurtenances for the transmission, control and distribution of electricity within the City. Yea
01/14/13 Resolution 2013-0001 - Approving the appointment of Heather Trautman as the Office of Neighborhood Services and Code Enforcement Director for the City of Spokane. Yea
01/14/13 Resolution 2013-0002 - Regarding the appointment of committees to prepare statements advocating voters’ approval and rejection of Propositions No. 1, No. 2 and No. 3 on the February 12, 2013 special election. Yea
01/07/13 Ordinance C34936 - Granting Inland Power and Light, Inc., a Washington corporation, the right, privilege and authority and franchise to set, erect, construct, support, attach, connect and stretch facilities between, maintain, repair, replace, enlarge, operate and use facilities in, upon, under, along and across the franchise area for purposes of transmission, distribution and sale of electrical energy for power, heat, light and any other purpose for which such energy can be used. Yea
01/07/13 Resolution 2012-0013 - Adopting the City of Spokane’s 2013 Washington State Legislative Agenda Yea
01/07/13 Resolution 2012-0112 - Approving the appointment of Brian McGinn as the Hearing Examiner for the City of Spokane Yea
12/17/12 Emergency Budget Ordinance C34953 - Amending Ordinance No. C34812 and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2012, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2012, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Hotel/Motel Tax Fund FROM: Hotel/Motel Transient Tax, $450,000; TO: Intergovernmental Payment, same amount. (This action budgets higher than anticipated Hotel/Motel Tax for 2012.) Yea
12/17/12 Emergency Budget Ordinance C34954 - Amending Ordinance No. C34812 and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2012, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2012, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Park Cumulative Reserve Fund TO: Various Accounts, $1,350,000; FROM: Operating Transfer, same amount. (This action budgets grant funds to pay down the loan on the Riverfront Park Conservation Area.) (Relates to Resolution 2012-0110) Yea
12/17/12 Ordinance C34119 - Vacating Astor Street from south line of Boone Avenue to north line of vacated Desmet Avenue; Van Gorp Place from south line of Boone Avenue to north line of vacated Desmet Avenue; Desmet Avenue from east line of Pearl Street to east line of Van Gorp Place; alley between Boone Avenue and vacated Desmet Avenue from Van Gorp Place to Astor Street; Boone Avenue from east line of Pearl Street to west line of Astor Street. Yea
12/17/12 Ordinance C34890 - Vacating the alley between Sinto Avenue and Sharp Avenue from Cedar Street to vacated Adams Street requested by Spokane Transit Authority. Yea
12/17/12 Ordinance C34940 - Vacating South Riverton Avenue from the east side of the intersection of Waterworks Street east to the end of the right-of-way requested by the City of Spokane (East Central Neighborhood). Yea
12/17/12 Ordinance C34941 - Submitting a ballot proposition to the voters of the City of Spokane to amend the Charter of the City of Spokane by adding two new sections regarding the Office of Police Ombudsman, the Police Ombudsman Commission, the independent investigative authority of both entities and other related powers. Yea
12/17/12 Ordinance C34950 - Submitting a ballot proposition to the voters of the City of Spokane to amend the Charter of the City of Spokane by adding a new section to require a majority plus one vote of the City Council to approve all new councilmanic tax measures and increases thereto. Yea
12/17/12 Ordinance C34952 - Ordering the street improvements of Cochran Street from 16th Avenue to 15th Avenue; 15th Avenue from Lindeke Street to Cochran Street and establishing a local improvement district and creating a local improvement fund therefore, directing the levy of special assessments and providing a method of financing to pay the cost and expense of said improvements (Thorpe/Westwood Neighborhood). Yea
12/17/12 Resolution 2012-0105 - Requesting the Spokane County Auditor to hold a special election on February 12, 2013, in conjunction with the scheduled special election to submit to the voters of the City of Spokane a proposition regarding an amendment to the Spokane City Charter regarding the Office of Police Ombudsman, a Police Ombudsman Commission and the independent investigative authority of both entities Yea
12/17/12 Resolution 2012-0106 - Proposing an increase in the regular property tax levy for a period of four years beginning in 2014 in an amount exceeding the limitations of Chapter 84.55 RCW to provide funding for library operations; providing for the submission of the proposition to the qualified electors of the City at a special election; requesting the Spokane County Auditor to hold a special election for the proposition on February 12, 2013, in conjunction with the scheduled special election; and providing for other matters properly related thereto. Yea
12/17/12 Resolution 2012-0107 - Requesting the Spokane County Auditor to hold a special election on February 12, 2013, in conjunction with the scheduled special election to submit to the voters of the City of Spokane a proposition regarding an amendment to the Spokane City Charter to require a majority plus one vote of the City Council to approve all new councilmanic tax measures and increases thereto Yea
12/17/12 Resolution 2012-0108 - Approving projects for the 2013 – 2018 Six-Year Comprehensive Street Program utilizing Transportation Benefit District Funding. Yea
12/17/12 Resolution 2012-0109 - Approving settlement of Lainie Woolway v. City of Spokane, Spokane County Superior Court Cause No. 10-2-03722-0, arising out of an incident on January 12, 2008—$98,500. Yea
12/17/12 Resolution 2012-0110 - Relating to an interfund loan from the Spokane Investment Pool to the Asset Management Fund of $2,855,987.21 of Limited Tax General Obligation Bonds, 2012 Series A. Yea
12/17/12 Resolution 2012-0111 - Declaring Huber Technology, Inc. (Huntersville, NC) a sole source for replacement screen components used to provide preliminary treatment screening of wastewater at the Riverside Park Water Reclamation Facility—$396,281.29. Yea
12/10/12 Ordinance C34944 - Increasing the maximum amount of the Treasurer's Office imprest fund; amending SMC Section 7.03.190. Yea
12/10/12 Ordinance C34947 - Adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2013 (as amended) making appropriations to the various funds of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2013, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage. Nay
12/03/12 Emergency Budget Ordinance C34945 - Amending Ordinance No. C34812 and entitled, “An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2012, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2012, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage,” and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Criminal Justice Assistance Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $150,000; TO: State of Washington, same amount. (This action appropriates additional funds for the City’s Electronic Home Monitoring Program.) (Relates to OPR 2011-0069 and OPR 2012-0017 under the Consent Agenda Items.) Yea
12/03/12 Emergency Budget Ordinance C34946 - Amending Ordinance No. C34812 and entitled, “An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2012, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2012, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage,” and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Criminal Justice Assistance Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $500,000; TO: Jails Costs, same amount (This action appropriates additional funds for jail costs.) Yea
12/03/12 Ordinance C34939 - Relating to alley naming in the downtown zones; amending Section 17D.050.020 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
12/03/12 Ordinance C34943 - Approving and confirming the 2013 assessments and assessment roll for the Downtown Spokane Parking and Business Improvement Area, prepared under Ordinance C-32923, as amended. Yea
11/26/12 Emergency Budget Ordinance C34942 - Amending Ordinance No. C34812 passed the City Council December 5, 2011, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2012, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2012, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Park Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $282,500; TO: Building Construction, same amount. (This action budgets for the construction of a permanent restroom facility Riverfront Park.) Yea
11/26/12 Ordinance C34937 - Amending C10838 vacating a portion of Scott Street in the City of Spokane, and providing for the effective date of this ordinance. Yea
11/26/12 Ordinance C34938 - Relating to the solid waste fees, single-stream recycling, and various housekeeping changes, amending SMC Sections 13.02.0106, 13.02.0124, 13.02.0126, 13.02.0214, 13.02.0216, 13.02.0220, 13.02.0244, 13.02.0300, 13.02.0306, 13.02.0310, 13.02.0314, 13.02.0316, 13.02.0326, 13.02.0328,13.02.0336, 13.02.0340, 13.02.0342, 13.02.0352, 13.02.0354, 13.02.0360, 13.02.0402, 13.02.0404, 13.02.0406, 13.02.0408, 13.02.0412, 13.02.0502, 13.02.0508, 13.02.0512, 13.02.0516, 13.02.0518, 13.02.0520, 13.02.0550, 13.02.0552, 13.02.0554; and setting an effective date. Yea
11/19/12 Ordinance C34934 - Updating the annual City of Spokane property tax levy for 2013 (with the zero percent). Nay
11/19/12 Ordinance C34935 - Relating to parking violations; amending SMC Section 16A.61.381. Yea
11/19/12 Resolution 2012-0104 - Declaring surplus property originally acquired for public utility purposes. Yea
11/12/12 Ordinance C34917 - Granting a municipal franchise for the collection of solid waste to Sunshine Disposal Inc., for that area generally known as the West Plains Annexation (until January 1, 2020). Yea
11/12/12 Resolution 2012-0101 - Approving settlement of Sheri Schneider v. City of Spokane, et al., Spokane County Superior Court Cause No. 10-2-04129-4, arising out of an incident on March 21, 2008—$70,000. Yea
11/12/12 Resolution 2012-0102 - Confirming Jerrie Allard as the Director of the Community, Housing, and Human Services Department. Yea
11/12/12 Resolution 2012-0103 - Approving change to the Spokane Employees' Retirement System's interest rate paid on employee contributions from 4% to 2.5% effective January 1, 2013, in accordance with the Spokane Municipal Code 4.14. Yea
11/05/12 Ordinance C34930 - Relating to application #Z1100056COMP and amending the Land Use Plan Map of the City's Comprehensive Plan from "Institutional" and "Residential 10-20" to "Institutional" for parcel 35182.3007, a change from "Residential 10-20" and "General Commercial" to "Institutional" for parcel 35182.0034, as amended by the Plan Commission to change from "Residential 10-20" to "General Commercial" for parcel 35182.0001, and a change from "Institutional" and "General Commercial" to "Institutional" for parcel 35182.3602. If approved, the implementing zoning designation requested is Light Industrial (LI), General Commercial (GC-70), Downtown General (DTG-70), and General Commercial (GC-70) respectively. (Staff approved; Plan Commission approved 5 – 0) (Applicant: Spokane Transit Authority) Yea
11/05/12 Ordinance C34931 - Relating to application #Z1100057COMP and amending the Land Use Map of the City's Comprehensive Plan from "Residential 4-10" and "Residential 10-20" to "Office" for approximately six parcels. (Staff approved; Plan Commission approved 6 – 0) (Applicant: Indian Trail Animal Clinic) Yea
11/05/12 Ordinance C34932 - Relating to the creation of a golf cart zone; adopting a new Chapter 16A.63 to Title 16A of the Spokane Municipal Code; amending SMC Section 8.02.083; and setting an effective date. Yea
11/05/12 Ordinance C34933 - Creating the University District Public Development Authority; authorizing a Charter and Bylaws therefore; establishing a Board of Directors to govern the affairs of the Public Development Authority; authorizing the City of Spokane and the Public Development Authority to enter into an Interlocal Cooperation Agreement providing how the Public Development Authority shall conduct its affairs; and for other matters properly related thereto. Yea
11/05/12 Resolution 2012-0098 - Declaring LIGHTNIN® a sole source for impellers at the Riverside Park Water Reclamation Facility and authorizing their purchase from Whitney Equipment Company, Inc. (Vancouver, WA) without public bidding—$89,181.83 (including tax and shipping) Yea
11/05/12 Resolution 2012-0099 - Regarding study and implementation of a multi-use trail system in the Hillyard Golf Cart Zone. Yea
11/05/12 Resolution 2012-0100 - Setting the Assessment Roll Hearing before the City Council for December 3, 2012, for the Downtown Parking and Business Improvement Area (Business Improvement District – BID) and providing for notice of the 2013 assessments to business and property owners. Yea
10/29/12 Resolution 2012-0090 - Approving the settlement of Julie Sleep v. City of Spokane, Spokane County Superior Court Cause No. 11-2-00340-4, arising out of an incident on March 3, 2009—$199,995. Yea
10/29/12 Resolution 2012-0091 - Regarding modifications to neighborhood council boundaries involving the Logan, West Hills, Manito/Cannon Hill and Cliff/Cannon Neighborhood Councils. Yea
10/29/12 Resolution 2012-0092 - Approving the appointment of Kenneth Gimpel as Business Director for the Spokane Regional Solid Waste System. Yea
10/29/12 Resolution 2012-0093 - Dedicating for public use as a public street known as Waterworks Street and utility purposes a portion of the property located at the Spokane Police Academy legally described as the west 30 feet of the west half of the Northeast Quarter of the Northwest Quarter of the Southeast Quarter of Section 11, Township 25 North, Range 43 E.W.M. (East Willamette Meridian). Yea
10/29/12 Resolution 2012-0094 - Setting hearing before the City Council for November 26, 2012 for the vacation of South Riverton Avenue from the east side of the intersection of Waterworks Street east to the end of the right-of-way requested by the City of Spokane. Yea
10/29/12 Resolution 2012-0095 - LID No. 2012093 at 1:30 p.m. for the street improvements of Rebecca Street from 9th Avenue to 7th Avenue. (East Central Neighborhood) (PRO 2120-0048 / LID 2012093) Yea
10/29/12 Resolution 2012-0096 - LID No. 2012098 at 2:30 p.m. for the street improvements of Wall Street from Spofford Avenue to Augusta Avenue. (Emerson-Garfield Neighborhood) (PRO 2012-0049 / LID 2012-098) Yea
10/29/12 Resolution 2012-0097 - LID No. 2012099 at 3:30 p.m. for the street improvements of Cochran Street from 16th Avenue to 14th Avenue; 15th Avenue from Lindeke Street to Cochran Street; 14th Avenue from Lindeke Street to Cochran Street. (Thorpe/Westwood Neighborhood) (PRO 2012-0050 / LID No. 2012-2099) Yea
10/22/12 Ordinance C34553 - Vacating the alley between Boone Avenue and Desmet Avenue from Division Street to Ruby Street. Yea
10/22/12 Ordinance C34927 - Relating to parking requirements; amending Sections 17C.230.100, 17C.230.110, 17C.230.120 and 17C.230.130 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
10/22/12 Resolution 2012-0088 - Regarding participation in the Spokane River Regional Toxics Task Force Administrative and Contracting Entity and allowing for execution of Articles of Incorporation. Yea
10/22/12 Resolution 2012-0089 - Approving the reappointment of Timothy O. Burns as Police Ombudsman for the City of Spokane. Yea
10/15/12 Emergency Budget Ordinance C34928 - Amending Ordinance No. C34812 passed the City Council December 5, 2011, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2012, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2012, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in:Risk Management Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $1,000,000; TO: Insurance Claims, same amount. (This action appropriates Risk Management Fund reserves for claim payments.) Absent
10/15/12 Emergency Budget Ordinance C34929 - Amending Ordinance No. C34812 passed the City Council December 5, 2011, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2012, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2012, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund FROM: Senior Real Estate Agent, $11,039; TO: Facilities Program Manager, same amount. (This action eliminates a Senior Real Estate Agent position and establishes a Facilities Program Manager.) Absent
10/15/12 Ordinance C34922 - Relating to wastewater rates; amending SMC Sections 13.03.1004, 13.03.1006, 13.03.1008, 13.03.1010, 13.03.1012, 13.03.1014, 13.03.1016, 13.03.1018, 13.03.1020, and 13.03.1022; and setting an effective date. Absent
10/15/12 Ordinance C34923 - Relating to water charges; amending SMC Sections 13.04.2002, 13.04.2004, 13.04.2005, 13.04.2006, 13.04.2008, 13.04.2010, 13.04.2012, 13.04.2014, 13.04.2015, 13.04.2016, and 13.04.2019; and setting an effective date. Absent
10/15/12 Resolution 2012-0086 - Approving settlement of Jeffrey Harvey v. City of Spokane and Anne Kirkpatrick, U.S. District Court Cause No. CV-12-104-EFS, arising out of an incident on January 24, 2011— $350,000. Absent
10/15/12 Resolution 2012-0087 - Regarding parking for motorcycles and bicycles in downtown Spokane. Absent
10/08/12 Emergency Ordinance C34926 - Relating to the business licensing process; amending SMC Sections 1.05.170, 4.04.020, 8.01.010, 8.01.020, 8.01.070, 8.01.090, 8.01.110, 8.01.120, 8.01.130, 8.01.150, 8.01.160, 8.01.180, 8.01.190, 8.01.200, 8.01.210, 8.01.220, 8.01.230, 8.01.240, 8.01.260, 8.01.270, 8.01.280, 8.01.310, 8.02.0206, 10.40.010, 10.40.020, 10.40.030, and 10.40.050; amending the Title to Chapter 8.01 SMC and Chapter 10.40 SMC; repealing SMC Sections 8.01.140, 8.01.170, 8.01.290, and 8.01.300; and declaring an emergency and setting an effective date. Yea
10/08/12 Ordinance C34878 - Vacating Milton Street from Providence Avenue to Kiernan Avenue and south portion of Providence Avenue from Milton Street to Driscoll Boulevard requested by Spokane Public Schools (Northwest Neighborhood). Yea
10/08/12 Ordinance C34919 - Related to the Office of Police Ombudsman; amending SMC Sections 4.32.080, 4.32.090 and 4.32.100. Yea
10/08/12 Ordinance C34920 - Relating to an alcohol impact area within specific boundaries of the City of Spokane; amending SMC Section 10.08.270. Nay
10/08/12 Ordinance C34921 - Ordering the street improvements, sewer, and water in Liberty from Avenue Oak Street to Ash Place; Ash Place from Dalton Avenue to Liberty Avenue, establishing a local improvement district and creating a local improvement fund therefore, directing the levy of special assessments and providing a method of financing to pay the cost and expense of said improvement. Yea
10/08/12 Resolution 2012-0084 - Declaring APSCO (Kirkland, WA) a sole supplier of WEMCO pump parts, and authorization to purchase parts for the pumps in the Egg Shaped Digesters at the Riverside Park Water Reclamation Facility—$135,192.36 (including tax). Yea
10/08/12 Resolution 2012-0085 - Approving compensation for nonrepresented City employees mobilized to work outside of their normal work hours and jurisdiction on All Risk Mobilizations. Yea
10/01/12 Ordinance C34918 - Relating to lodging tax; amending SMC Sections 7.08.116, 8.08.010, and 8.08.020 and approved Amendment No. 4 to Interlocal Cooperation Agreement with Spokane Public Facilities District pursuant to April 17, 2012, passage of Measure 1 to increase rate of Hotel/Motel Lodging Excise Tax. Yea
10/01/12 Resolution 2012-0083 - Providing for the sale of surplus City property (acquired in conjunction with the Havana Street Bridge project). Yea
09/24/12 Emergency Budget Ordinance C34916 - Amending Ordinance No. C34812 passed the City Council December 5, 2011, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2012, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2012, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund FROM: Fire Protection Services, $300,000; TO: Overtime, same amount. (This action budgets State Mobilization revenue for wild land incident support.) Yea
09/24/12 Ordinance C34905 - Relating to immediate impounds of vehicles; amending SMC Sections 16A.61.563, 16A.61.565, 16A.61.566, 16A.61.570, 16A.61.5702, 16A.61.5703, 16A.61.5704 and 16A.61.5706; and adopting a new Section 16A.61.5707 to Chapter 16A.61 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
09/24/12 Ordinance C34906 - Relating to the internal service fund for real property management; amending SMC section 7.08.509. Yea
09/24/12 Ordinance C34907 - Relating to the historic preservation officer; amending SMC Section 17D.040.080. Yea
09/24/12 Ordinance C34908 - Relating to the historic landmarks and historic districts; amending SMC Section 17D.040.090. Yea
09/24/12 Ordinance C34909 - Related to multiple-family housing property tax exemption; amending SMC Sections 8.15.030, 8.15.090, and 8.15.120, and setting an effective date. Yea
09/24/12 Ordinance C34910 - Relating to “G” definitions; amending SMC Section 17A.020.070. Yea
09/24/12 Ordinance C34911 - Relating to Residential Zones; amending SMC Sections 17C.110.020, 17C.110.030, 17C.110.100, 17C.110.205, 17C.110.220, 17C.110.245, 17C.110.310, Table 17C.110-3 and adopting new Sections 17C.110.208 and 17C.110.223 to Chapter 17C.110 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
09/24/12 Ordinance C34912 - Relating to Pocket Residential Development standards; adopting a new Section 17C.110.360 to Chapter 17C.110 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
09/24/12 Ordinance C34913 - Relating to Residential Zoning Code and Site Planting Standards; amending SMC Section 17C.200.040. Yea
09/24/12 Ordinance C34914 - Relating to Planned Unit Development for the Unified Development Code; amending SMC Sections 17G.070.010, 17G.070.030, 17G.070.100, 17G.070.115, 17G.070.120, 17G.070.125, 17G.070.130, 17G.070.135, 17G.070.140, 17G.070.145, 17G.070.150, and 17G.070.200. Yea
09/24/12 Ordinance C34915 - Relating to Street Development Standards; amending SMC Section 17H.010.090. Yea
09/24/12 Resolution 2012-0079 - Supporting the Public Participation Plan for public input in the preparation of the draft Low Impact Development ordinance for Stormwater Management. Yea
09/24/12 Resolution 2012-0080 - Setting LID No. 2011161 Formation Hearing before the Hearing Examiner for October 23, 2012 at 1:30 p.m. for the Sidewalk and Traffic Calming Facilities on Rockwood Boulevard from Sumner Avenue to Southeast Boulevard (Rockwood Neighborhood). (PRO 2012-0047 / ENG 2011161) Yea
09/24/12 Resolution 2012-0081 - Approving settlement of Stanley L. Peterson and Michelle Peterson v. City of Spokane, et. al., Spokane County Superior Court Cause No.09-2-03295-0, arising out of an incident on August 3, 2007—$215,000. Yea
09/24/12 Resolution 2012-0082 - Approving settlement of Teresa Lloyd v. City of Spokane and City employee, Donald Skow, Defendants, Spokane County Superior Court Cause No. 11-2-01233-1, arising out of an incident on May 19, 2008—$150,000. Yea
09/17/12 Resolution 2012-0078 - Regarding the International Existing Building Code. Yea
09/10/12 Emergency Budget Ordinance C34903 - Amending Ordinance No. C34812 passed the City Council December 5, 2011, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2012, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2012, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Traffic Calming Measures Fund FROM: Non-Traffic Infractions, $150,000; TO: Contractual Services, same amount. (This action will increase the budget for the contract with American Traffic Solutions, Inc.) Yea
09/10/12 Emergency Budget Ordinance C34904 - Amending Ordinance No. C34812 passed the City Council December 5, 2011, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2012, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2012, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Miscellaneous Community Development Grants Fund FROM: Housing and Urban Development (HUD), $171,500; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action budgets grant funding from HUD to address lead-based paint hazards.) (Relates to OPR 2012-0062 on the Consent Agenda and Resolution No. 2012-0074) Yea
09/10/12 Ordinance C34900 - Relating to the establishment of the City of Spokane Community, Housing and Human Services Board; adopting a new Chapter 4.34 to Title 4 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
09/10/12 Ordinance C34901 - Relating to heating mechanics license; amending SMC Sections 8.02.035 and 10.29.030. Yea
09/10/12 Resolution 2012-0071 - Dissolving the Community Development Board, Human Services Advisory Board and Regional Homeless Governance Council Yea
09/10/12 Resolution 2012-0073 - Confirming the appointment of Frank Straub as Director of Law Enforcement. Yea
09/10/12 Resolution 2012-0074 - Authorizing an interfund loan for cash flow purposes from the Rental Rehabilitation Fund to the Miscellaneous Community Development Grant Fund—not to exceed $300,000. (Relates to OPR 2012-0692 under the Consent Agenda and Emergency Budget Ordinance C34904) Yea
09/10/12 Resolution 2012-0075 - Declaring EnRoute Emergency Systems, LLC (Tampa, FL) a sole source for upgrade of the Fire Computer Aided Dispatch System; and authorizing execution of a contract for approximately $200,000. Yea
09/10/12 Resolution 2012-0076 - Setting hearing before the City Council for October 8, 2012, for the vacation of Walnut Street from Bridge Avenue to College Avenue; north and South portions of Bridge Avenue from Maple Street to Cedar Street and the alley between Walnut Street and Cedar Street from Bridge Avenue to College Avenue requested by Avista Corporation and North Gorge Residential Partners. (West Central Neighborhood) Yea
09/10/12 Resolution 2012-0077 - Ohio Avenue and Summit Boulevard from College Avenue to Nettleton Street requested by North Gorge Residential Partners. (West Central Neighborhood) Yea
08/27/12 Ordinance C34893 - Relating to the Citizens Street Advisory Committee; amending SMC Section 12.01.210. Yea
08/27/12 Resolution 2012-0069 - expressing the intention of the City Council to designate residential targeted areas; and setting public hearing before City Council for September 24, 2012 at 6:00 p.m. Yea
08/27/12 Resolution 2012-0070 - Amending the City of Spokane’s plan for operating emergency warming centers for homeless. Yea
08/20/12 Emergency Ordinance C34899 - Relating to local improvement districts; establishing Consolidated Local Improvement District No. 221 and a consolidated local improvement district bond redemption fund; fixing the amount, form, date, interest rate and maturity of the Consolidated Local Improvement District No. 221 Installment Note; providing for the purchase of that Note by the City from funds on deposit in the Spokane Investment Pool; fixing the interest rate on local improvement district assessment installments; and declaring an emergency. Yea
08/20/12 Emergency Ordinance C34902 - Related to the Office of Police Ombudsman; amending SMC Section 4.23.090, and declaring an emergency. Yea
08/20/12 Ordinance C34860 - Vacating the alley between Columbus Street and Superior Street from Springfield Avenue to Broadway Avenue requested by Brandt Columbus, LLC. Yea
08/20/12 Ordinance C34894 - Relating to ticket selling; adopting new Sections 12.04.035 to Chapter 12.04 and 8.03.055 to Chapter 8.03 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
08/20/12 Ordinance C34895 - Relating to interference with pedestrian vehicular traffic; amending SMC Section 10.10.025. Yea
08/20/12 Ordinance C34896 - Ordering the water services for Kendick Avenue from approximately 1200 feet west of Nine Mile Road to Nine Mile Road Water Main Extension, establishing a local improvement district and creating a local improvement fund therefore, directing the levy of special assessments and providing a method of financing to pay the cost and expense of said improvement. (PRO 2012-0026 / LID 2012042) Yea
08/20/12 Ordinance C34897 - Ordering the street improvements of Nebraska Avenue from Lincoln Street to Post Street (North Hill Neighborhood Council), establishing a local improvement district and creating a local improvement fund therefore, directing the levy of special assessments and providing a method of financing to pay the cost and expense of said improvement. (PRO 2012-0028 / LID 2012059) Yea
08/20/12 Resolution 2012-0066 - Approving settlement of Mark R. Reilly v. City of Spokane, Spokane County Superior Court Cause No. 11-2-02159-3, arising out of actions and/or omissions which occurred from December 1999 through approximately October 2010—$100,000. Yea
08/20/12 Resolution 2012-0067 - Regarding Utility Rate-Setting Principles for the City of Spokane. Yea
08/20/12 Resolution 2012-0068 - Providing for the sale of twenty surplus City-owned residential properties. Yea
08/13/12 Ordinance C34892 - Relating to traffic schools; adopting new SMC Sections 6A.83.010,16A.83.020, 16A.83.030 and 16A.83.040; and repealing SMC Section 16A.83.050 to Chapter 16A.83 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
08/13/12 Resolution 2012-0065 - Setting LID No. 2012066 Formation Hearing before the Hearing Examiner for September 18, 2012, at 2:30 p.m. for the Street Improvements, Sewer and Water in Liberty Avenue from Oak Street to Ash Place; and Ash Place from Dalton Avenue to Liberty Avenue. (PRO 2012-0040 / LID 2012066) Yea
07/30/12 Emergency Budget Ordinance C34893 - Amending Ordinance No. C34812 passed the City Council December 5, 2011, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2012, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2012, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund FROM: Various Accounts, $56,000; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action reorganizes staffing in the Mayor's Office.) Yea
07/30/12 Resolution 2012-0064 - Declaring Physio-Control (Redmond, WA) a sole source for the purchase of Physio-Control automated and manual defibrillators and authorizing the purchase of two defibrillators and associated equipment without public bidding—$69,217.92 (including tax). Yea
07/23/12 Ordinance C34887 - Relating to administration of the Unified Development Code; amending SMC Sections 17A.020.070, 17A.020.120, 17B.010.010, 17B.010.020, 17D.010.030 and 17D.040.080. Yea
07/23/12 Ordinance C34888 - Relating to administration of the Unified Development Code; amending SMC Sections 17C.110.220, 17C.110.250, 17C.120.210, 17C.120.220, 17C.120.230, 17C.130.220, 17C.130.310, 17C.130.350, 17C.190.250, 17C.190.270, 17C.200.070, 17C.220.070, 17C.230.130, 17C.230.140, 17C.230.145, 17C.240.230, 17C.240.280, 17C.240.290, 17C.315.130, 17C.319.100, 17C.320.080, 17C.355.030 and 17C.355.040; and repealing SMC Section 17C.110.580. Yea
07/23/12 Ordinance C34889 - Relating to administration of the Unified Development Code; amending SMC Sections 17G.010.230, 17G.040.030, 17G.080.020,17G.080.040, 17G.080.050 and 17G.080.060. Yea
07/23/12 Resolution 2012-0063 - Declaring Hach Company (Loveland, CO) a sole source supplier of Hach universal controllers and related parts and equipment, and authorization to purchase such equipment as needed—estimated annual expense $36,000 (including tax). Yea
07/16/12 Emergency Budget Ordinance C34891 - Amending Ordinance No. C34812 passed the City Council December 5, 2011, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2012, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2012, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Risk Management Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $1,000,000; TO: Insurance Claims, same amount. (This action appropriates additional funding for claim payments.) Yea
07/16/12 Ordinance C34885 - Charging an administrative fee to obtain hulk slip fee; amending SMC Section 8.02.083. Yea
07/16/12 Ordinance C34886 - Relating to the duties and responsibilities of neighborhood councils; amending SMC Section 4.27.020. Yea
07/16/12 Resolution 2012-0062 - Regarding allocation of funds from infractions issued with automated traffic safety cameras. Nay
07/09/12 Ordinance C33920 - Vacating a portion of right-of-way on Block 13 at Maple Street and 1st Avenue requested by the City of Spokane. (Browne’s Addition Neighborhood) (First Reading held September 25, 2006) Yea
07/09/12 Ordinance C34449 - Vacating the alley between Spokane Falls Boulevard and Main Avenue from Washington Street to Bernard Street requested by the Public Facilities District. (Riverside Neighborhood) (First Reading held June 29, 2009) Yea
07/09/12 Ordinance C34884 - Relating to the fire code; amending SMC Sections 17F.080.030, 17F.080.110, 17F.080.120, 17F.080.270 and 17F.080.310; and adopting new Sections 17F.080.275, and 17F.080.455 to Chapter 17F.080 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
07/09/12 Resolution 2012-0022 - Declaring certain property surplus and authorizing sale of the property located at 751 North Superior Street, parcel number 35174.0209. (Deferred from April 16, 2012) (Relates to OPR 2010-0550 under the Consent Agenda) Yea
07/09/12 Resolution 2012-0060 - Declaring Daktronics, Inc. (Brookings, SD) a sole source for Variable Message Signs and authorization to specify by name these products to be furnished and installed by public works contractors. Yea
07/09/12 Resolution 2012-0061 - Providing for the sale of surplus property commonly known as Anthony’s Restaurant located at 520 North Lincoln Street. Yea
06/25/12 Resolution 2012-0057 - Adopting the Six-Year Comprehensive Street Program, 2013-2018. Yea
06/25/12 Resolution 2012-0058 - Declaring Itron, Inc. (Liberty Lake, WA) as sole source, authorizing future purchases of Itron Automated Meter Reading (AMR) equipment and Encoder Receiver Transmitters (ERTs) without public bidding on an "as needed" basis—estimated annual cost $300,000 (including tax). Yea
06/25/12 Resolution 2012-0059 - Approving the appointment of Rick Romero as Division Director of Utilities. Yea
06/18/12 Ordinance C34882 - Relating to existing neighborhood commercial structures located within residential zones located in the area shown on Map 17C.370-M1; adopting a new Chapter 17C.370 to Title 17C of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
06/18/12 Ordinance C34883 - Ordering the street improvements of Riverside Avenue from Altamont Street to Cook Street; and Cook Street from Sprague Avenue to Riverside Avenue, establishing a local improvement district and creating a local improvement fund therefore, directing the levy of special assessment and providing a method of financing to pay the cost and expense of said improvement. (PRO 20112-0019 / LID 2012049) Yea
06/18/12 Resolution 2012-0051 - Approving settlement of Patricia A. Searl v. City of Spokane, et al. Spokane County Superior Court Cause No. 11-2-04387-2, arising out of an incident on October 25, 2010—$914,645.13. Yea
06/18/12 Resolution 2012-0052 - Expressing interest regarding potential impacts of increased rail traffic passing through the City of Spokane resulting from proposed terminal projects, and requesting that the principal agencies reviewing the Environmental Impact Statements (EIS) for said projects study and identify the impacts to the City of Spokane, and that at least one of the EIS Scoping hearings be held in Spokane. Yea
06/18/12 Resolution 2012-0053 - Setting Hearing before the City Council for July 16, 2012, for the vacation of the alley between Sinto Avenue and Sharp Avenue from Cedar Street to vacated Adams Street requested by Spokane Transit Authority. Yea
06/18/12 Resolution 2012-0054 - Setting Formation Hearing before the Hearing Examiner for July 24, 2012, for LID No. 2012042 at 1:30 p.m., for water services for Kendick Avenue from approximately 1200 feet west of Nine Mile Road to Nine Mile Road Water Main Extension. (PRO 2012-0026 / LID 2012042) Yea
06/18/12 Resolution 2012-0055 - Setting Formation Hearing before the Hearing Examiner for July 24, 2012, for LID No. 2012058 at 2:30 p.m., for the street improvements of Panorama Drive from Palm Place to Strong Road. (Five Mile Prairie Neighborhood) (PRO 2012-0027 / LID 2012058) Yea
06/18/12 Resolution 2012-0056 - Setting Formation Hearing before the Hearing Examiner for July 24, 2012, for LID No. 2012059 at 3:30 p.m., for the street improvements of Nebraska Avenue from Lincoln Street to Post Street. (North Hill Neighborhood) (PRO 2012-0028 / LID 2012059) Yea
06/11/12 Resolution 2012-0049 - Regarding modifications to the boundary between Five Mile Prairie and Balboa/South Indian Trail Neighborhood Councils Yea
06/04/12 Emergency Budget Ordinance C34879 - Amending Ordinance No. C34812 passed the City Council December 5, 2011, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2012, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2012, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Fire Improvement Bond Fund FROM: Department of Homeland Security, $201,422; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action budgets a Homeland Security Grant for personal protection equipment and two thermal imaging cameras.) (Relates to OPR 2012-0487 under Consent Agenda) Yea
06/04/12 Emergency Budget Ordinance C34880 - Amending Ordinance No. C34812 passed the City Council December 5, 2011, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2012, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2012, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Fire Improvement Bond Fund FROM: Department of Homeland Security, $50,000; TO: Other Improvements, same amount. (This action budgets a Homeland Security Grant for security enhancements at the Fire Training Emergency Operations Center.) (Relates to OPR 2012-0488 under Consent Agenda) Yea
06/04/12 Emergency Budget Ordinance C34881 - Amending Ordinance No. C34812 passed the City Council December 5, 2011, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2012, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2012, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund FROM: Vehicle Replacement Fund, $8,000; TO: Supervisory Analyst, same amount. (This action establishes a hire-ahead Supervisory Analyst position in the General Fund.) Yea
06/04/12 Ordinance C34874 - Relating to firearms and dangerous weapons; adopting a new Section 10.11.052 to Chapter 10.11 of the Spokane Municipal Code; and repealing SMC Sections 10.11.042, 10.11.043, 10.11.044, 10.11.045, 10.11.046, 10.11.048 and 10.11.050. Yea
06/04/12 Ordinance C34875 - Approving and confirming the assessments and assessment roll for Local Improvement District No. 2009048 for street improvements, sewer and water in 17th Avenue from Chestnut Street to Inland Empire Way; 16th Avenue from Chestnut Street to Inland Empire Way, and levying and assessing the amounts thereof, according to benefits, against the several lots, tracts and parcels of land and other property as shown on said roll; providing for the collection of said assessments and the issuance of local improvement installment notes or bonds to pay the cost and expense of said improvement; fixing the date of issue of said installment notes or bonds; and providing for delinquency penalties. (PRO 2006-0037; LID 2009048) Yea
06/04/12 Ordinance C34876 - Ordering the street improvements of 25th Avenue from Freya Street to 1/2 block east of Rebecca Street (Lincoln Heights Neighborhood), establishing a local improvement district and creating a local improvement fund therefore, directing the levy of special assessments and providing a method of financing to pay the cost and expense of said improvement. (PRO 2012-0014 / LID 2011165) Yea
06/04/12 Ordinance C34877 - Ordering the street improvements of Sycamore Street from Everett Avenue to Nebraska Avenue; Rowan Avenue from Freya Street to Sycamore Street; and Sanson Avenue from Freya Street to Sycamore Street, establishing local improvement district and creating a local improvement fund therefore, directing the levy of special assessments and providing a method of financing to pay the cost and expense of said improvement. (PRO 2012-0015 / LID 2012041) Yea
05/21/12 Ordinance C34871 - Approving and confirming the assessments and assessment roll for Local Improvement District No. 2010047 for paving of alley between Hawthorne Street and Adams Street from Rockwell Avenue to Longfellow Avenue; and levying and assessing the amounts thereof, according to benefits, against the several lots, tracts and parcels of land and other property as shown on said roll; providing for the collection of said assessments and the issuance of local improvement installment notes or bonds to pay the cost and expense of said improvement; fixing the date of issue of said installment notes or bonds; and providing for delinquency penalties. (PRO 2010-0007 / LID 2010047) Yea
05/21/12 Ordinance C34872 - Ordering the street improvements of 12th Avenue from Spruce Street to Inland Empire Way; 11th Avenue from Latah Creek to Coeur d'Alene Street; Spruce Street from 12th Avenue to 11th Avenue, establishing a local improvement district and creating a local improvement fund therefore, directing the levy of special assessments and providing a method of financing to pay the cost and expense of said improvement. (PRO 2011-0030 / LID 2011162) Yea
05/21/12 Ordinance C34873 - Ordering the street improvements of Howard Street from Joseph Avenue to Columbia Avenue (NorthHill Neighborhood), establishing a local improvement district and creating a local improvement fund therefore, directing the levy of special assessments and providing a method of financing to pay the cost and expense of said improvement. (PRO 2012-0013 / LID 2011163) Yea
05/21/12 Resolution 2012-0047 - Amending projects for the 2012-2017 Six Year Comprehensive Street Program utilizing Transportation Benefit District funding. Yea
05/21/12 Resolution 2012-0048 - Approving settlement of the Estate of Otto Zehm, et al. v. City of Spokane, et al., Cause No. CV-09-80-LRS, arising out of an incident on March 18, 2006—$720,554.08. Yea
05/14/12 Emergency Ordinance C34867 - Relating to application #Z1200009COMP and amending the Planned Arterial Network Map TR3 of the City's Comprehensive Plan on 44th Avenue between Regal Street and Freya Street from Local Access Street to a Minor Arterial; amending the City Comprehensive Plan Table TR 23 Capacity Improvements to add Project No. 201201, 44th Avenue, Regal Street, Freya, $1,100,000; amending the Spokane Municipal Code Section 12.08.040 Official Arterial Street Map; and declaring an emergency. Yea
05/14/12 Ordinance C34826 - Relating to noise control, adopting a new chapter 10.08D to Title 10 of the Spokane Municipal Code, repealing SMC 10.08.020 and amending SMC Section 1.05.210. Yea
05/14/12 Ordinance C34864 - Changing the zone for property included in the Kendall Yards PUD as shown on the attached map, located in the south half of Section 13, Township 25 North, Range 42 East, W.M., and the south half of Section 18, Township 25 North, Range 43 East, W.M., in the City of Spokane, Spokane County, Washington, by amending the Official Zoning Map to show a Planned Unit Development Overlay Zone for said property. Yea
05/14/12 Ordinance C34865 - Relating to the Police Department Records imprest fund; amending SMC Section 7.03.153. Yea
05/14/12 Ordinance C34868 - Local improvement District No. 2010079 for paving of the alley between Indiana Avenue and Nora Avenue from Standard Street to Dakota Street; and levying and assessing the amounts thereof, according to benefits, against the several lots, tracts and parcels of land and other property as shown on said roll; providing for the collection of said assessments and the issuance of local improvement installment notes or bonds to pay the cost and expense of said improvement; fixing the date of issue of said installment notes or bonds; and providing for delinquency penalties. (Logan Neighborhood) (PRO 2010-0015 / LID 2010079) Yea
05/14/12 Ordinance C34869 - Local Improvement District No. 2010107 for paving of the alley between Rowan Street and Sanson Avenue from Alberta Street to Cochran Street; and levying and assessing the amounts thereof, according to benefits, against the several lots, tracts and parcels of land and other property as shown on said roll; providing for the collection of said assessments and the issuance of local improvement installment notes or bonds to pay the cost and expense of said improvement; fixing the date of issue of said installment notes or bonds; and providing for delinquency penalties. (Northwest Neighborhood) (PRO 2010-0032 / LID 2010107) Yea
05/14/12 Ordinance C34870 - Local Improvement District No. 2010110 for paving of the alley between Calispel Street and Normandie Street from Lacrosse Avenue to Rockwell Avenue; and levying and assessing the amounts thereof, according to benefits, against the several lots, tracts and parcels of land and other property as shown on said roll; providing for the collection of said assessments and the issuance of local improvement installment notes or bonds to pay the cost and expense of said improvement; fixing the date of issue of said installment notes or bonds; and providing for delinquency penalties. (North Hill Neighborhood) (PRO 2010-0031 / LID 2010110) Yea
05/14/12 Resolution 2012-0045 - Approving indemnification of Anne Kirkpatrick, City employee named in Jeffrey Harvey v. City of Spokane, et al., United States District Court, Eastern District of Washington, Cause No. CV-12-104-EFS. Yea
05/14/12 Resolution 2012-0046 - Approving indemnification of Anne Kirkpatrick, City employee named in Bradley N. Thoma v. City of Spokane, et al., United States District Court, Eastern District of Washington, Cause No. CV-12-156-EFS. Yea
05/07/12 Emergency Budget Ordinance C34866 - Amending Ordinance No. C34812 passed the City Council December 5, 2011, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2012, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2012, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage,” and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund FROM: Director of Government Relations, $62,197; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action reorganizes staff positions in the Mayor's Office.) Yea
05/07/12 Ordinance C34858 - Relating to amusement facilities; amending SMC Section 10.23A.030. Yea
05/07/12 Resolution 2012-0041 - Amending the 2011 Action Plan Component of the Consolidated Community Development and Housing Plan to incorporate "second allocation" funding in the amount of $93,681 under the Emergency Solutions Grant program. (Deferred from April 30, 2012, Agenda) Yea
05/07/12 Resolution 2012-0042 - Approving the 2012 Action Plan Component of the Consolidated Community Development and Housing Plan. (13 Community Development Neighborhoods) (Deferred from April 30, 2012, Agenda) Yea
05/07/12 Resolution 2012-0044 - Setting hearing before the City Council for June 4, 2012, for the vacation of Milton Street from Providence Avenue to Kiernan Avenue and south portion of Providence Avenue from Milton Street to Driscoll Boulevard requested by Spokane Public Schools. Yea
04/30/12 Emergency Budget Ordinance C34863 - Amending Ordinance No. C34812 passed the City Council December 5, 2011, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2012, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2012, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Human Services Grant Fund FROM: HUD, $200,284; TO: Contractual Services, same amount. (This action budgets additional grant funds from the Department of Housing and Urban Development.) (Deferred from April 23, 2012, Agenda) (Relates to Consent Agenda Item No. OPR 2012-0367) Yea
04/30/12 Ordinance C34850 - Relating to the implementation of the Joint Land Use Study for Fairchild Air Force Base; adopting a new goal to Spokane Comprehensive Plan Chapter 3 Land Use; adopting a new goal to Spokane Comprehensive Plan Chapter 9 Economic Development; and declaring an emergency. Yea
04/30/12 Ordinance C34851 - Relating to the implementation of the Joint Land Use Study for Fairchild Air Force Base; amending the Spokane Comprehensive Plan to include a new map in Chapter 3 entitled "Military Influence Area"; and declaring an emergency. Yea
04/30/12 Ordinance C34852 - Relating to the implementation of the Joint Land Use Study for Fairchild Air Force Base; adopting a new Chapter 17C.182 to Title 17 of the Spokane Municipal Code; and amending SMC Sections 17A.020.040, 17A.020.090, 17A.020.120, 17A.020.140, 17A.020.190, 17C.180.010, 17C.180.040, 17C.180.080, 17C.180.090, 17C.180.100 and 17C.210.085. Yea
04/30/12 Ordinance C34853 - Relating to the Fairchild Joint Land Use Implementation; authorizing amendments to the City of Spokane Official Zoning Map pursuant to SMC Section 17A.040.040. Yea
04/30/12 Ordinance C34855 - Relating to initiatives and referendums; amending SMC Sections 2.02.020, 2.02.030, 2.02.040, 2.02.050, 2.02.055, 2.02.060, 2.02.080, 2.02.090, 2.02.100, 2.02.110, 2.02.130, 2.02.140, 2.02.160, and 2.02.170; repealing SMC Section 2.02.180; and adopting new Sections 2.02.115 and 2.02.175 to Chapter 2.02 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Nay
04/30/12 Ordinance C34861 - Relating to initiatives and referendums; amending SMC Sections 2.02.020, 2.02.030, 2.02.040, 2.02.055, 2.02.060, 2.02.080, 2.02.090, 2.02.100, 2.02.110, 2.02.130, 2.02.140, 2.02.160, 2.02.170 and 2.02.180; repealing SMC Section 2.02.150; and adopting new Sections 2.02.025 and 2.02.115 to Chapter 2.02 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
04/30/12 Resolution 2012-0039 - Regarding the annual budget process. Yea
04/30/12 Resolution 2012-0040 - Expressing the City Council's support for the Mayor's City of Spokane Principles for Labor Negotiations. Yea
04/30/12 Resolution 2012-0043 - Setting LID No. 2012049 Formation Hearing before the Hearing Examiner for May 29, 2012, at 1:30 p.m. for the street improvements of Riverside Avenue from Altamont Street to Cook Street and Cook Street from Sprague Avenue to Riverside Avenue. Yea
04/23/12 Ordinance C34857 - Relating to water charges; amending SMC Sections 13.04.2002, 13.04.2004, 13.04.2005, 13.04.2006, 13.04.2008, 13.04.2010, 13.04.2012, 13.04.2014, 13.04.2015, 13.04.2016, and 13.04.2019. Yea
04/23/12 Resolution 2012-0037 - Declaring Hotsy of Spokane a sole source for the maintenance, service, and product supplier for the Hotsy pressure washing machines utilized by the Fleet Services Department without public bidding—approximate annual cost $60,000 (including tax). Yea
04/23/12 Resolution 2012-0038 - Regarding the City Council’s endorsement of the proposed City of Spokane Change of Use Report and the associated policy objectives and administrative changes. Yea
04/16/12 Emergency Budget Ordinance C34859 - Amending Ordinance No. C34812 passed the City Council December 5, 2011, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2012, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2012, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Building Fund FROM: Building Official, $35,920; TO: Business Development Program Manager, same amount. (This action eliminates the City Building Official position and creates a Program Manager.) Yea
04/16/12 Ordinance C34837 - Granting a non-exclusive franchise to use the public right-of-way to provide noncable telecommunications service to the public to Zayo Group, LLC, subject to certain conditions and duties as further provided. (First Reading held February 20, 2012) Yea
04/16/12 Ordinance C34854 - Amending Ordinance C34423 vacating the west 27.5 feet of Cowley Street from Sprague Avenue north to south line of alley, excluding right-of-way needed for turning radius. Yea
04/09/12 Ordinance C34172 - Vacating the alley between Cincinnati Street and Hamilton Street from Desmet Avenue to Boon Avenue. Yea
04/09/12 Ordinance C34841 - Vacating Thurston Avenue from Regal Street to 632 feet east of Regal Street requested by the City of Spokane (Southgate Neighborhood). Yea
04/09/12 Ordinance C34845 - Relating to public utilities and services, amending SMC Sections 13.01.0312, 13.01.0314, and 13.01.0316. Yea
04/09/12 Ordinance C34846 - Changing the zone from RTF (Residential Two Family) to RHD-55 (Residential High Density with a 55 foot height limit) for property located on the east side of Cincinnati Street, the south side of Boone Avenue, the north side of Desmet Avenue and a half block to the west of Hamilton Street in the City and County of Spokane, State of Washington, by amending the Official Zoning Map (Applicant: Gonzaga University). Yea
04/09/12 Ordinance C34847 - Establishing the Business and Developer Services Division; amending the Title to Article III of Chapter 3.01 of the Municipal Code; adopting a new Section 3.01.305 to Chapter 3.01; and repealing SMC Section 3.01.010. Yea
04/09/12 Ordinance C34848 - Establishing the Community and Neighborhood Services Division; amending the Title to Article III of Chapter 3.01 of the Municipal Code; adopting a new Section 3.01.305 to Chapter 3.01; and repealing SMC Section 3.01.010. Yea
04/09/12 Resolution 2012-0034 - Setting LID No. 2011165 Formation Hearing before the Hearing Examiner for May 8, 2012, at 1:30 p.m. for street improvements of 25th Avenue from Freya Street to 1/2 block east of Rebecca Street (Lincoln Heights Neighborhood). Yea
04/09/12 Resolution 2012-0035 - Setting LID No. 2012041 Formation Hearing before the Hearing Examiner for May 8, 2012, at 2:30 p.m. for street improvements of Sycamore Street from Everett Avenue to Nebraska Avenue; Rowan Avenue from Freya Street to Sycamore Street; and Sanson Avenue from Freya Street to Sycamore Street. Yea
03/26/12 Emergency Budget Ordinance C34849 - Amending Ordinance No. C34812 passed the City Council December 5, 2011, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2012, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2012, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: EMS Fund FROM: Information Analyst, $49,000; TO: Programmer Analyst, same amount. (This action establishes a hire-ahead Programmer Analyst position in the EMS Fund.) Yea
03/26/12 Resolution 2012-0027 - Opposing the Spokane Tribe of Indians’ casino and mixed-use development project on the West Plains. Nay
03/26/12 Resolution 2012-0028 - Setting LID No. 2011163 Formation Hearing before the Hearing Examiner for May 1, 2012, at 2:30 p.m. for street improvements of Howard Street from Joseph Avenue to Columbia Avenue (North Hill Neighborhood). (PRO 2012-0013; ENG 2011163) Yea
03/26/12 Resolution 2012-0029 - Setting LID No. 2011162 Formation Hearing before the Hearing Examiner for May 1, 2012, at 3:30 p.m. for street improvements of 12th Avenue from Spruce Street to Inland Empire Way; 11th Avenue from Latah Creek to Coeur d’Alene Street; and Spruce Street from 12th Avenue to 11th Avenue. Yea
03/26/12 Resolution 2012-0030 - Approving the appointment of Nancy Isserlis as City Attorney. Yea
03/26/12 Resolution 2012-0031 - Approving the appointment of Jan Quintrall as Director of Business and Developer Services. Yea
03/26/12 Resolution 2012-0032 - Approving the appointment of Jonathan Mallahan as Director of Community and Neighborhood Services. Yea
03/26/12 Resolution 2012-0033 - Supporting the Spokane Public Facilities District Measure No. 1, Entitled “extension of the District Sales/Use and Hotel/Motel Tax,” submitted for the April 17, 2012, Special Election. Yea
03/19/12 Emergency Budget Ordinance C34843 - Amending Ordinance No. C34812 passed the City Council December 5, 2011, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2012, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2012, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Water Fund FROM: Reserve for Budget Adjustment, $11,418; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action implements quarterly classification and pay adjustments, effective April 2, 2012.) Yea
03/19/12 Resolution 2012-0024 - Joint resolution of the City of Spokane and Spokane County authorizing the Airport Board to acquire property identified as Spokane County Assessor Parcels 35113.0602 and 35113.0701 comprising approximately 6.87 acres. Yea
03/19/12 Resolution 2012-0025 - Joint resolution of the City of Spokane and Spokane County authorizing the Airport Board to acquire property identified as Spokane County Assessor Parcel No. 15341.9001 comprising approximately 9.09 acres. Yea
03/19/12 Resolution 2012-0026 - Authorizing an emergency short-term interfund loan from the Park Fund to the Golf Fund—up to $150,000. Yea
03/12/12 Ordinance C34838 - Relating to the City Auditor and Budget and Performance Analyst positions; amending SMC Sections 2.005.010, 2.005.050 and 7.16.020 and repealing SMC Chapter 7.11. Yea
03/12/12 Ordinance C34839 - Relating to local voters' pamphlets; adopting a new Chapter 1.07 to Title 1 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
03/12/12 Resolution 2012-0023 - Relating to City Council support to amend the U.S. Constitution and Washington State Constitution to establish that money is not speech, and that human beings, not corporations, are persons entitled to constitutional rights. Yea
03/05/12 Emergency Budget Ordinance C34842 - Amending Ordinance No. C34812 passed the City Council December 5, 2011, and entitled, “An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2012, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2012, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage,” and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Retirement Fund FROM: Interfund Accounting Services, $55,537; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action creates a Clerk III position in Retirement.) Yea
03/05/12 Resolution 2012-0021 - Setting hearing before City Council for April 2, 2012, for the vacation of the alley between Columbus Street and Superior Street from Springfield Avenue to Broadway Avenue and the South 15 feet of Broadway Avenue from the centerline of the alley to Superior Street requested by Brandt Columbus, LLC. Yea
02/27/12 Ordinance C34835 - Relating to the Police Department Investigations imprest fund; amending SMC Section 7.03.151. Yea
02/27/12 Ordinance C34836 - Establishing an imprest fund for the Police Department Patrol Anti Crime Team (PACT); adopting a new Section 7.03.155 to Chapter 7.03 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
02/27/12 Resolution 2012-0019 - Approving claim settlement of Brad Thoma against the City of Spokane and Anne Kirkpatrick, in her capacity as an agent for the City of Spokane, in connection with the termination of his employment on December 21, 2009—$290,483.03. Nay
02/27/12 Resolution 2012-0020 - Amending the assessment roll of Local Improvement District No. 98145 for the improvement of South Calkins Annexation District Septic Tank Elimination Program and to segregate County Assessor's Parcel Number 36283.0824 in the amount of $14,467.02 (Nevada/Lidgerwood Neighborhood). Yea
02/20/12 Resolution 2012-0018 - Dedicating for public street and utility purposes a portion of the property located at 3808 East 37th Avenue. Yea
02/13/12 Emergency Ordinance C34834 - Carrying over from the 2011 fiscal year and re-appropriating various funds for the use of certain departments and divisions of the City government and the budgeting of various outstanding grants, both revenues and expenses, of the City of Spokane, and thereby amending Ordinance No. C34812 passed the City Council December 5, 2011, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2012, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2012, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency. (This action carries over budget authority for items budgeted in 2011 but not concluded at year-end and appropriates various outstanding grants and capital expenditures.) Yea
02/13/12 Ordinance C34831 - Relating to special permits for oversize or overweight movements; adopting a new SMC Section 8.02.089 and adopting a new Chapter 16A.44 to Title 16A of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
02/13/12 Ordinance C34832 - Relating to the public right of way and snow and ice, amending SMC Sections 12.02.010 and 1.05.180. Yea
02/13/12 Ordinance C34833 - Relating to pretreatment requirements and local limits; amending Spokane Municipal Code Sections 13.03A.0101; 13.03A.0103; 13.03A.0104; 13.03A.0201; 13.03A.0204; 13.03A.0307; 13.03A.0310; 13.03A.0403; 13.03A.0407; 13.03A.0408; 13.03A.0502; 13.03A.0901; 13.03A.0902; 13.03A.0903; 13.03A.1001; 13.03A.1002; 13.03A.1003; 13.03A.1004 and 10.08.065 and adopting new Sections 13.03A.0109 and 13.03A.0906 to Chapter 13.03A SMC. Yea
02/06/12 Resolution 2012-0014 - Setting hearing before City Council for March 5, 2012, for the vacation of the Alley between Cowley Street and Grant Street from East Riverside Avenue South to Alley requested by Wolff & Hislop, Attorneys at Law. Yea
02/06/12 Resolution 2012-0015 - Setting hearing before City Council for March 5, 2012, for the vacation of Thurston Avenue from Regal Street to 630 feet east of Regal Street requested by the City of Spokane. (Moran Prairie Neighborhood) Yea
02/06/12 Resolution 2012-0016 - Regarding the demolition of the Jensen-Byrd Building. Yea
02/06/12 Resolution 2012-0017 - Regarding steps to be taken to achieve reform in the Police Department and in law enforcement. Yea
01/30/12 Emergency Budget Ordinance C34830 - Amending Ordinance No. C34812 passed the City Council December 5, 2011, and entitled, “An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2012, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2012, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage,” and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in:WIA Governors Grant Fund FROM: IG Other General Government Services, $157,000; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action budgets a grant for the Opportunity Internship Program.) Yea
01/30/12 Ordinance C34772 - Vacating Front Avenue from Haven Street to Fiske Street requested by Scafco Corporation. (East Central Neighborhood) (First Reading held September 12, 2011) Yea
01/30/12 Ordinance C34829 - Relating to parking time being limited and regulated; amending SMC Section 16A.16.561. Yea
01/30/12 Resolution 2012-0006 - Approving claim settlement of Raymond W. Feske and Evelyn Feske v. City of Spokane, and Peter Jantz, in his capacity as an agent for City of Spokane, Defendants, Cause No. 10-2-03225-2, arising out of an incident on April 9, 2009—$250,000. Yea
01/30/12 Resolution 2012-0007 - Recognizing the Five Mile Pedestrian Improvement Plan Map and Bicycle Improvement Plan Map as a declaration of the neighborhood's desired future condition. These maps will provide direction for the City of Spokane and the Neighborhood when planning for transportation and other facilities through the Capital Facilities Plan for neighborhood based connectivity improvements and set priorities for future Five Mile Prairie projects. Yea
01/30/12 Resolution 2012-0008 - Recognizing the Southgate Neighborhood Plan Connectivity Element and Southgate Neighborhood Plan Parks and Open Space Element as a declaration by the community members of the City of Spokane Southgate Neighborhood Council area of the priorities and desired future condition of their neighborhood which provides direction for City service delivery and capital improvement planning. Yea
01/30/12 Resolution 2012-0009 - Recognizing the planning efforts of the Nevada-Lidgerwood Planning Stakeholder Group as a declaration of the neighborhood's desired future condition, providing direction for neighborhood based improvement activities and neighborhood priorities for future projects. Yea
01/30/12 Resolution 2012-0010 - Approving the appointment of Michael Sloon as Director of Management Information Services. Yea
01/30/12 Resolution 2012-0011 - Regarding appointment of council members to City Council Standing Committees. Yea
01/30/12 Resolution 2012-0012 - Supporting the Federal Drug Enforcement Administration rescheduling Marijuana for medical purposes. Yea
01/23/12 Resolution 2012-0005 - Adopting Vision, Values, and Mission Statements for the City of Spokane. Yea
01/17/12 Ordinance C34817 - Vacating Sheridan Street from 25 feet north of Riverside Avenue to 150 feet north of Riverside Avenue requested by Avista Corporation. (East Central Neighborhood) (First Reading held December 5, 2011) Yea
01/17/12 Ordinance C34828 - Approving and confirming the amended final assessments and final assessment roll of Local Improvement District No. 2010165 prior to construction, providing for adjustments of such special assessments and other related matters. The assessments are for Playfair LID street improvements of Haven Street from vacated Riverside Avenue to Olive Avenue; Olive Avenue from Haven Street to Fiske Street; Fiske Street from Olive Avenue to Alki Avenue. (PRO 2010-0038; ENG 2010165) Yea
01/17/12 Resolution 2012-0002 - Amending the City Council Rules of Procedure. Yea
01/17/12 Resolution 2012-0004 - Approving a development agreement between the City and North Gorge Residential Partners, LLC, relating to the Kendall Yards Project. Yea
01/09/12 Ordinance C34823 - Relating to municipal public assembly facilities; amending SMC 10.10.050. Yea
01/09/12 Ordinance C34824 - Relating to the City of Spokane Plan Commission; amending SMC Section 4.12.030. Yea
01/09/12 Resolution 2012-0001 - Amending the City Council Rules of Procedure (Rule 9.5 Inter-Governmental Committees and Boards). Nay
01/09/12 Resolution 2012-0003 - Regarding council member appointments to boards and committees. Yea
12/19/11 Consideration of Mayoral Veto C34806 - The City Council voted to override the Mayor’s veto of Ordinance C34806 relating to Application #Z1000058COMP amending the Land Use Plan Map of the City's Comprehensive Plan from "Residential 4-10" to "Residential 15-30" for one parcel approximately 41,555 square feet located at 2727 East 35th Avenue on parcel 35331.1107; and amending the Zoning Map from "RSF" to "RMF." Yea
12/19/11 Emergency Budget Ordinance C34825 - Amending Ordinance No. C34675 passed the City Council December 20, 2010, and entitled, “An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2011, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2011, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage,” and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Arterial Street Fund FROM: Various Accounts, $1,690,000; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action budgets funding for improvements to Wall Street between Riverside and Third Avenue.) Yea
12/19/11 Ordinance C34819 - Relating to signs; amending SMC 17C.240.070 and SMC 17C.240.240. Yea
12/19/11 Ordinance C34821 - Relating to Spokane Complete Streets Program; adopting a new Chapter 17H.020 to Title 17H of the Spokane Municipal Code and amending SMC Section 17H.010.010. Yea
12/19/11 Ordinance C34827 - Relating to on-street parking meter rates; amending SMC Section 8.02.083 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
12/19/11 Resolution 2011-0096 - Regarding parking policy in the downtown core and parking meter stabilization Yea
12/19/11 Resolution 2011-0099 - Requesting the Spokane County Auditor to hold a special election on February 14, 2012 in conjunction with the scheduled special election to submit to the voters of the City of Spokane a proposition regarding an amendment to the Spokane City Charter and declaring an emergency. Nay
12/19/11 Resolution 2011-0100 - Accepting the Community Assembly Neighborhood Planning Action Committee’s recommendations for improvements to the neighborhood planning process. Yea
12/19/11 Resolution 2011-0101 - Stating the City of Spokane’s preference on the ten-year review of the Urban Growth Area of Spokane County. Yea
12/19/11 Resolution 2011-0102 - Approving projects for the 2012-2017 Six-Year Comprehensive Street Program utilizing Transportation Benefit District Funding. Yea
12/19/11 Resolution 2011-0103 - Supporting continued negotiations by the City administration regarding jail for inmates. Yea
12/12/11 Emergency Budget Ordinance C34818 - Amending Ordinance No. C34675 passed the City Council December 20, 2010, and entitled, “An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2011, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2011, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage,” and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund FROM: Fire Protection Services, $50,750; TO: Overtime, same amount. (This action budgets State Mobilization revenue for wild land incident support.) Yea
12/12/11 Emergency Ordinance C34822 - Relating to the Spokane Employees' Retirement System (SERS); amending SMC Sections 3.05.130 and 3.05.290; setting an effective date; and declaring an emergency. Yea
12/12/11 Ordinance C34786 - Vacating a 10-foot strip of Right-of-Way adjacent to and south of Southeast Boulevard along the vacated portion of 34th Avenue requested by Konstantin Vasilenko. (Lincoln Heights Neighborhood) (First Reading held October 24, 2011) Yea
12/12/11 Ordinance C34787 - Vacating a portion of 8th Avenue adjoining Lot 15, Block 2, Resurvey & Extension Tract A 4th Addition to Railroad Addition requested by Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center. (First Reading held October 24, 2011) Yea
12/12/11 Ordinance C34813 - Creating the Northeast Public Development Authority, recommended by the Northeast Development Advisory Board; authorizing a Charter and Bylaws therefore; establishing a Board of Directors to govern the affairs of the Public Development Authority; providing how the Public Development Authority shall conduct its affairs; and for other matters properly related thereto. Yea
12/12/11 Ordinance C34814 - Relating to imprest funds (Water and Hydroelectric Services Department); amending SMC Section 07.03.230. Yea
12/12/11 Resolution 2011-0094 - Accepting the City of Spokane’s 2012 Washington State Legislative Agenda Yea
12/12/11 Resolution 2011-0097 - Approving claim settlement of Tyre K. Warren, Plaintiff v. City of Spokane and City of Spokane Solid Waste Management Department, Defendants, Cause No. 11-2-02183-6, arising out of an incident on December 24, 2009. Yea
12/12/11 Resolution 2011-0098 - Recognizing and supporting the peaceful and lawful exercise of the First Amendment as a cherished and fundamental right in the effort to seek solutions of economically distressed Americans at the Federal, State and local levels. Yea
12/05/11 Ordinance C34804 - Approving lease of park property directly south and east from the entrances of Riverfront Park north lot number 2 to Park Center Building LLC for parking. Yea
12/05/11 Ordinance C34808 - Relating to Application #Z1000060COMP amending the Land Use Map of the City's Comprehensive Plan from "Residential 4-10" to "Residential 15-30" for parcels approximately 85,561 square feet located at 1030 West Courtland Avenue on parcels 35063.1701, 35063.2402, 35063.2304-.2308; and amending the Zoning Map from "RSF" to "RMF." Yea
12/05/11 Ordinance C34811 - Relating to creating an Alcohol Impact Area within specific boundaries of the City of Spokane; amending SMC Section 10.08.270. Yea
12/05/11 Ordinance C34812 - Adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2012, making appropriations to the various funds, departments, and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2012, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage. Yea
12/05/11 Ordinance C34816 - Approving and confirming the 2012 Assessments and Assessment Roll for the Downtown Spokane Parking and Business Improvement Area, prepared under Ordinance C-32923, as amended. Yea
12/05/11 Resolution 2011-0092 - Authorizing the transfer of $615,000 from the General Fund Undesignated Fund Balance to the General Fund Revenue Stabilization Account within the General Fund. Yea
11/29/11 Resolution 11-68 - Approving Elizabeth R. Kennar and Summit Law Group PLLC as special counsel to assist Assistant City Attorney in litigation and trial of Jay P. Mehring v. City of Spokane, et. al., Spokane County Superior Court Cause No. 09-2-05647-6; and authorization to enter into contract—not to exceed $75,000. Yea
11/28/11 Ordinance C34789 - Relating to regulation of parked vehicles; amending SMC Section 16A.61.561. Yea
11/28/11 Ordinance C34791 - Relating to regulation of parked vehicles; amending SMC Section 16A.61.567. Yea
11/28/11 Ordinance C34792 - Relating to stopping, standing and prohibited parking; amending SMC Section 16A.61.570. Yea
11/28/11 Ordinance C34803 - Relating to street development standards and traffic calming; amending SMC Section 17H.010.160. Yea
11/28/11 Ordinance C34805 - Relating to Application #Z1000046COMP amending the Land Use Plan Map of the City's Comprehensive Plan from "Residential 15-30" to "Light Industrial" for eleven parcels and for one parcel from "Office" to "Light Industrial" totaling six (6) acres; and amending the Zoning Map from "RMF" to "Light Industrial" and "O-35" to "Light Industrial" for the same parcels. (Staff approved; Plan Commission approved 6 to 0 with 2 abstentions) Yea
11/28/11 Ordinance C34806 - Relating to #Z1000058COMP amending the Land Use Plan Map of the City's Comprehensive Plan from "Residential 4-10" to "Residential 15-30" for one parcel approximately 41,555 square feet located at 2727 East 35th Avenue on parcel 35331.1107; and amending the Zoning Map from "RSF" to "RMF." (Staff recommended different land use designation for approval; Plan Commission approved 5 to 3) Yea
11/28/11 Ordinance C34807 - Relating to #Z1000059COMP amending the Land Use Plan Map of the City's Comprehensive Plan from "Residential 4-10" to "Office" for two (2) parcels approximately 27,325 square feet and located at 2714 and 2728 East 31st Avenue on parcels 35331.0305 and 35331.0304; and amending the Zoning Map from "Residential Single Family" (RSF) to "Office" (O-35). In addition to change the Land Use Map of adjacent parcels located at 2801 and 2814 East 31st Avenue on parcels 35331.0215 and 35331.0303 and adjacent property located at 2815 East 32nd Avenue on parcel 35331.0312 from "Residential 4-10" to "Office." Lastly a change to the underlying land use on a parcel located at 2815 East 32nd Avenue (parcel 35331.0312) from "Residential 4-10" to "Office." (Staff approved; Plan Commission approved 7 to 0) Yea
11/28/11 Ordinance C34809 - Relating to Application #Z1000055COMP and amending the text of the City's Comprehensive Plan in a set of approximately one hundred (100) minor text amendments (typos, clarification and corrections) proposed to be made to Chapters 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 and 10 excluding the Capital Facilities Program located in Chapter 5. None of these proposed changes are categorized as substantial changes to the goals and policies of the Comprehensive Plan. (Staff approved; Plan Commission approved 7 to 0) Yea
11/28/11 Resolution 2011-0095 - Approving the 2012 Spokane Airport Board Budget for the Spokane International Airport, the Airport Business Park, and Felts Field Airport—$60,516,639. Yea
11/21/11 Emergency Budget Ordinance C34810 - Amending Ordinance No. C34675 passed the City Council December 20, 2010, and entitled, “An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2011, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2011, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage,” and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in:Pension Contribution Fund FROM: Property Tax, $4,920,000; TO: Pension Contribution, same amount. (To establish a budget in the Pension Contribution Fund related to the Fire Pension Fund.) (Relates to Final Reading Ordinance C34798) Yea
11/21/11 Ordinance C34790 - Relating to penalties associated with possession of drug paraphernalia; amending SMC 10.15A.030. Yea
11/21/11 Ordinance C34798 - Creating the Pension Contributions Fund adopting a new Section 7.08.108 to Chapter 7.08 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
11/21/11 Ordinance C34799 - Relating to penalties for violations of land use standards; amending SMC Section 1.05.160; and adopting a new Chapter 17C.010 to Title 17C of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
11/21/11 Ordinance C34800 - Adopting a City Council Redistricting Plan. Yea
11/21/11 Resolution 2011-0093 - Regarding community confidence in law enforcement. Yea
11/14/11 Emergency Budget Ordinance C34801 - Amending Ordinance No. C34675 passed the City Council December 20, 2010, and entitled, “An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2011, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2011, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage,” and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Forfeitures and Contributions Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $300,000; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action budgets for remodel costs at the Property Evidence Facility.) Yea
11/14/11 Ordinance C34802 - Updating the annual City of Spokane property tax levy for 2012. Yea
11/07/11 Emergency Budget Ordinance C34796 - Amending Ordinance No. C34675 passed the City Council December 20, 2010, and entitled, “An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2011, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2011, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage,” and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in:Parks & Recreation Fund FROM: Irrigation Specialist, $5,700; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action changes a position in the Park Department from part-time to full-time.) Yea
11/07/11 Emergency Budget Ordinance C34797 - Amending Ordinance No. C34675 passed the City Council December 20, 2010, and entitled, “An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2011, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2011, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage,” and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Street Fund FROM: Capital Contributions, $36,000; TO: Other Repair/Maintenance Supplies, same amount. (This action budgets the reimbursement for an unanticipated Street project.) Yea
11/07/11 Ordinance C34788 - Relating to lewd conduct; amending SMC Section 10.06.020. Yea
11/07/11 Ordinance C34793 - Relating to urinating in public; adopting a new Section 10.06.015 to Chapter 10.06 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
11/07/11 Resolution 2011-0086 - Setting hearing before the City Council for December 5, 2011, for the vacation of Sheridan Street from 25 feet North of Riverside Avenue to 150 feet North of Riverside Avenue requested by Avista Corporation. Yea
11/07/11 Resolution 2011-0087 - Setting the assessment roll hearing before the City Council for December 5, 2011, for the Downtown Parking and Business Improvement Area (Business Improvement District–BID) and providing for notice of the 2012 assessments to business and property owners. Yea
11/07/11 Resolution 2011-0089 - Approving the granting of an easement exchange across Park Property with Fairmount Memorial Association. Yea
11/07/11 Resolution 2011-0090 - Stating the City Council's support of the U.S. Department of Energy and the Washington Department of Ecology holding public meetings in Spokane regarding the cleanup of the Hanford Nuclear Reservation. Yea
10/31/11 Emergency Budget Ordinance C34795 - Amending Ordinance No. C34675 passed the City Council December 20, 2010, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2011, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2011, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Golf Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $140,000; TO: Various Accts, same amount. (This action budgets capital improvements/purchases that were not anticipated in the 2011 budget process.) Absent
10/31/11 Resolution 2011-0091 - Approving the appointment of Debra Robole as the Budget and Performance Analyst for the City Council of the City of Spokane Yea
10/24/11 EMERGENCY BUDGET ORDINANCE C34784 - Amending Ordinance No. C34675 passed the City Council December 20, 2010, and entitled, “An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2011, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2011, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage,” and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Worker's Compensation Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $1,000,000; TO: Insurance Claims, same amount. (This action budgets additional funds for Worker's Compensation claims.) Yea
10/24/11 Ordinance C34783 - Relating to council member’s voluntary salary reduction; adopting a new Section 3.07.330 to Chapter 3.07 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
10/24/11 Resolution 2011-0081 - Stating the City Council’s opposition to Initiative No. 1125, entitled “Initiative Measure No. 1125 Concerns State Expenditures on Transportation,” on the November 8, 2011, General Election Ballot. Yea
10/24/11 Resolution 2011-0082 - Stating the City Council’s opposition to Proposition 1, entitled “A City Charter Amendment Establishing a Community Bill of Rights,” on the November 8, 2011, General Election ballot. Yea
10/24/11 Resolution 2011-0083 - Amending Resolution 2011-0053 relating to the Interfund Loan from the Spokane Investment Pool for the construction of the West Plains Fire Station. Yea
10/24/11 Resolution 2011-0084 - Relating to the acceptance of the Traffic Calming Policy as developed by the Community Assembly Pedestrian Transportation/Traffic Committee and staff. Yea
10/24/11 Resolution 2011-0085 - Declaring two 1977 American La France Pumpers surplus and authorizing their donation to Guatemala for $1.00 each. Yea
10/17/11 Emergency Budget Ordinance C34782 - Amending Ordinance No. C34675 passed the City Council December 20, 2010, and entitled, “An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2011, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2011, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage,” and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund and MIS Fund FROM: Various Accounts, $347,800; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action budgets for the implementation of the Justware Criminal Case Management System.)