Ben Stuckart

Ben Stuckart

City Council President
Term: 2016-2019
bstuckart@spokanecity.org

Ben Stuckart is in his second term serving as the Spokane City Council President. Ben is a Spokane native and graduate of both Lewis and Clark High School and Gonzaga University. He and his wife Ann reside on Spokane's South Hill.

Prior to his election as Council President, Ben started Communities in Schools of Spokane County. Communities in Schools is a collaborative non-profit organization that provides school supplies and services such as afterschool programs and counseling for thousands of Spokane students. He's also enjoyed unique opportunities in the ticketing industry with the Oakland Raiders and TicketsWest.

Ben currently chairs the City's Urban Development Committee, and serves on the Spokane Airport Board of Directors and the University District Public Development Authority.

Key Legislation and Projects

Current Council Related Boards, Committees and Commissions

Legislative Assistants

Adam McDaniel
Senior Executive Assistant
509.625.6269
amcdaniel@spokanecity.org

Melissa Morrison
Special Projects Assistant
509.625.6711
mmorrison@spokanecity.org

Voting History

Date Description Vote
08/26/19 Emergency Ordinance C35809 - Amending the allowed expenditures from the traffic calming measures fund; amending section 07.08.148 of the Spokane Municipal Code; and declaring an emergency. Yea
08/26/19 Ordinance C35789 - Regulating the practice of loaning city employees to other government agencies; enacting new chapters 03.13 and 12.12 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
08/26/19 Ordinance C35806 - Relating to the Northeast Public Development Authority adopting a new section 7.14.020 to Chapter 7.14 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
08/26/19 Resolution 2019-0068 - Directing the transfer of funds from the Traffic Calming Measures Fund to the General Fund (City of Spokane Prosecutor’s Office) for the payment of a portion of the expenses incurred to collect tickets and fines levied based on automated traffic safety cameras. Yea
08/26/19 Special Budget Ordinance C35808 - Amending Ordinance No. C35703 passed by the City Council December 10, 2018, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2019, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2019, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Traffic Calming Measures Fund FROM: Reserves, $120,000; TO: Operating Transfer Out, same amount. General Fund FROM: Reserves, $120,000; TO: Operating Transfer In, same amount. (This action offsets a portion of the costs incurred by the City Prosecutor to collect ticket and fine revenue generated by the use of automated safety cameras.) Yea
08/19/19 Special Budget Ordinance C35804 - Amending Ordinance No. C35703 passed by the City Council December 10, 2018, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2019, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2019, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Property Acquisition Fund FROM: Loan Proceeds, $2,500,000; TO: Capital Expenditures, same amount. (This action re-establishes budget authority for Parks to spend $2.5 million of their authorized SIP loan amount to upgrade four City Golf course irrigation systems and other on-course and off-course improvements.) Yea
08/19/19 Special Budget Ordinance C35805 - amending Ordinance No. C35703 passed by the City Council December 10, 2018, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2019, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2019, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund FROM: City Council—Other Miscellaneous Charges, $1,000; TO: Library Fund, same amount. and Library Fund FROM: Library General Fund, $1,000; TO: Library Books, same amount. (This action is needed to support the purchase of books for a newly purchased 24/7 library kiosk in order to increase literacy be eliminating check out barriers.) Yea
08/12/19 Ordinance C35797 - As substituted, relating to multiple family housing property tax exemption; amending SMC section 8.15.030; and declaring an emergency. Yea
08/12/19 Ordinance C35801 - Relating to the Police Department Records Imprest fund; amending SMC 7.03.153 Police (increase from $2,000 to $3,000). Yea
08/12/19 Resolution 2019-0064 - Adopting the City of Spokane 457 (b) Deferred Compensation Document Yea
08/12/19 Resolution 2019-0065 - Approving the change in the Spokane Employees' Retirement System (SERS) Board’s change in the employee and employer contribution rates in accordance with Spokane Municipal Code 4.14.070 (increase from 9.25% to 9.75%). Yea
08/12/19 Resolution 2019-0066 - Adopting the Charter of the Local 29 Deferred Compensation Plan Committee. Yea
08/12/19 Resolution 2019-0067 - Approving a development agreement between the City and Spokane Riverside Partners, LLC, relating to certain public infrastructure costs. Yea
07/29/19 Ordinance C35670 - Vacating the alley between Sprague Avenue and First Avenue between Lee Street and Stone Street, as requested by Vanessa Behan Crisis Center. Yea
07/29/19 Ordinance C35798 - Vacating a portion of “E” Street, and vacating portions of Rockwell Avenue, LaCrosse Avenue, Walton Avenue and Lacey Street, in the City of Spokane. (Amends Ordinance C15326) Yea
07/29/19 Resolution 2019-0055 - Declaring Huber Technology, Inc. a sole source provider and authorizing the purchase of SE EscaMax Fine Screen and HydroPress Washer Compactor Parts and Service for $1,102,000 without public bidding for a period of five years. Yea
07/29/19 Resolution 2019-0056 - Appointing Karen Stratton to the Spokane Transit Authority Board of Directors. Yea
07/29/19 Resolution 2019-0057 - Approving indemnification of City employees named as defendants in the Richard Dahl v. City of Spokane, et al., United States District Court, Eastern District, Cause No. 2:19-cv-00246-TOR. Yea
07/29/19 Resolution 2019-0058 - Approving indemnification of a City employee named as a defendant in the Tamara L. Palmquist v. City of Spokane, et al. Spokane County Superior Court, Cause No. 19-2-03017-32. Yea
07/29/19 Resolution 2019-0059 - Approving indemnification of a City employee named as a defendant in the Daniel Mitchell, et al. v. City of Spokane, et al. United States District Court, Western District, Cause No. 3:19-cv-05106-RLB. Yea
07/29/19 Resolution 2019-0060 - Approving indemnification of a City employee named as a defendant in the Craig B. Day v. Raymond M. Clarry, et al., Spokane Superior Court, Cause No. 17-204734-6. Yea
07/29/19 Resolution 2019-0061 - Approving indemnification of City employees named as defendants in the Spencer v. City of Spokane, et al., USDC, Eastern District of Washington, Cause No. 2:19-cv-00100-RMP. Yea
07/29/19 Resolution 2019-0062 - Declaring the City’s intent to adopt legislation to authorize a sales and use tax for affordable and supportive housing in accordance with Substitute House Bill 1406 (Chapter 338, Laws of 2019). Yea
07/29/19 Special Budget Ordinance C35800 - Amending Ordinance No. C35703 passed by the City Council December 10, 2018, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2019, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2019, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Street Fund FROM: Various Accounts, $40,501; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action budgets for a Bridge Maintainer II to complete small area concrete work due to the increased costs of contracting this work out.) Yea
07/22/19 Ordinance C35795 - Relating to the adoption of the City of Spokane’s Community Empowerment Zone Strategic Plan and the Community Empowerment Zone Boundary and the appointment of the Community Empowerment Zone Manager; adopting a new chapter 8.20 to title 8 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
07/22/19 Resolution 2019-0049 - Expressing the intention of the City Council to designate a residential targeted area, amending SMC 8.15.030 and setting public hearing before City Council for Monday, August 12, 2019. Absent
07/22/19 Resolution 2019-0050 - Requesting the Spokane County Auditor to hold a special election on November 5, 2019, 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 City Charter relating to open government and transparency in City government. Absent
07/22/19 Resolution 2019-0051 - Requesting the Spokane County Auditor to hold a special election on November 5, 2019, 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 City Charter prohibiting a City of Spokane income tax. Absent
07/22/19 Resolution 2019-0052 - Declaring certain utility property surplus to the needs of the City and also authorizing the execution of a Real Property Purchase, Sale, and Exchange Agreement with Spokane School District No. 81. (CR: OPR 2019-0571) Absent
07/22/19 Special Budget Ordinance C35799 - amending Ordinance No. C35703 passed by the City Council December 10, 2018, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2019, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2019, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Human Services and Grants Fund FROM: Various Accounts, $381,297; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action budgets for Anchor Community Initiative grant funds from the Washington State Department of Commerce to serve homeless and at-risk youth and young adults within the community.) (Relates to Consent Agenda Item No. OPR 2019-0529.) Absent
07/15/19 Special Budget Ordinance C35793 - Amending Ordinance No. C35703 passed by the City Council December 10, 2018, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2019, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2019, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Paths & Trails Fund FROM: Various Accounts, $59,050; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action makes changes in the appropriations of the Employees Benefits Fund.) Absent
07/15/19 Special Budget Ordinance C35794 - Amending Ordinance No. C35703 passed by the City Council December 10, 2018, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2019, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2019, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Human Services Grant Fund FROM: Dept. of Commerce, $1,841,595; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action budgets for Consolidated Homeless Grant funds sub-granted from Spokane County to serve households experiencing homelessness within our community.) Absent
07/15/19 Special Budget Ordinance C35796 - Amending Ordinance No. C35703 passed by the City Council December 10, 2018, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2019, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2019, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Human Services Grant Fund FROM: Dept. of Commerce, $56,212; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action adds budget capacity to the 2019 Municipal Court Budget to cover the established pay increases effective 7/1/2019, for Municipal Court Judges and Court Commissioners.) Absent
06/24/19 Ordinance C35779 - Updating parking time limits and regulations; enacting a new section 16A.04.055; and amending sections 16A.61.561, 16A.61.562, and 16A.61.570 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
06/24/19 Resolution 2019-0035 - Terminating City of Spokane participation in the project to integrate 911, dispatch, and non-emergency communication services known as SREC. Yea
06/24/19 Resolution 2019-0043 - Endorsing the personnel prioritization plans formulated by the Spokane Police & Fire Departments regarding the use of funds raised by the Public Safety Levy and committing a minimum of $250,000 of Public Safety Levy funds for crime reduction programs. (Relates to First Reading Ordinance C35787) Yea
06/24/19 Resolution 2019-0044 - Adopting the 2020-2025 Six-Year Comprehensive Street Program. Yea
06/24/19 Resolution 2019-0045 - City of Spokane, Spokane County, and Spokane International Airport Joint Resolution in the matter of approving and authorizing the execution of U.S. Department of Transportation Federal Aviation Administration Airport Improvement Program Grant #3-53- 072-058-2019-Not to exceed $753,662 (for the Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting Acquisition). Yea
06/24/19 Special Budget Ordinance C35790 - Amending Ordinance No. C35703 passed by the City Council December 10, 2018, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2019, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2019, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Employees Benefits Fund FROM: Various Accounts, $740,000; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action makes changes in the appropriations of the Employees Benefits Fund.) Yea
06/17/19 Resolution 2019-0040 - Approving the 2019 Action Plan Component of the 2015-2020 Consolidated Plan for CDBG, HOME and ESG federal grant programs and approval to enter into an agreement with HUD and awarded organizations. Yea
06/17/19 Resolution 2019-0041 - Declaring Hotsy of Spokane (Spokane, WA) a sole source provider for the maintenance, service and product supplier for the Hotsy pressure washing machines utilized by the Fleet Services Department, for a five year period-estimated amount of $70,000 yearly (incl. tax). Yea
06/17/19 Resolution 2019-0042 - Requesting that the Spokane City Attorney provide to the City Council an analysis and recommendation concerning possible legal action against the manufacturers and distributors of addictive opioid medication. Yea
06/17/19 Special Budget Ordinance C35782 - Amending Ordinance No. C35703 passed by the City Council December 10, 2018, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2019, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2019, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: West Quadrant TIF & Parks Fund FROM: WQTIF Undesignated Reserves, $500,000; TO: WQTIF Operating Transfer to Parks, same amount. and FROM: Operating Transfer from WQTIF, $500,000; TO: Parks & Rec Fund Other Improvements, same amount. (This action budgets for the north pedestrian bridge in Riverfront Park.) Yea
06/17/19 Special Budget Ordinance C35783 - Amending Ordinance No. C35703 passed by the City Council December 10, 2018, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2019, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2019, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: West Quadrant TIF Fund FROM: Operating Transfer from WQTIF, $77,000; TO: Other Improvements, same amount. (This action budgets for improvement to Dutch Jake’s Park in the West Central Neighborhood.) Yea
06/17/19 Special Budget Ordinance C35784 - Amending Ordinance No. C35703 passed by the City Council December 10, 2018, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2019, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2019, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Communications Fund FROM: Reserve for Total Cost Compensation, $51,252; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action creates a new Media Manager position in Communications.) Yea
06/10/19 Resolution 2019-0039 - Establishing a City flag working group. Yea
06/03/19 Emergency Ordinance C35781 - Relating to Police and Fire dispatch services; amending sections 03.10.070 and 03.12.010 of the Spokane Municipal Code and declaring an emergency. Yea
06/03/19 Ordinance C35772 - Vacation of portions of Denver and Erie Streets as part of a City of Spokane stormwater project. Yea
06/03/19 Ordinance C35773 - Vacation of a portion of Fiske Street right-of-way, as requested by Mikhaul Shevhenko. Yea
06/03/19 Ordinance C35774 - Relating to the use of City-Authorized Utility Vehicles on public property under the city’s jurisdiction for health and safety purposes, and adopting a new Chapter 16A.65 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
06/03/19 Resolution 2019-0036 - Declaring KGS Northwest, LLC (Bellevue, WA) a sole source provider and authorizing the City to enter into a value blanket order for Milliken Valves and Valve Parts for a 5-year period, from June 1, 2019 through May 31, 2024, without public bidding-estimated cost of $500,000. Yea
06/03/19 Resolution 2019-0037 - Declaring Field Instruments & Controls, Inc. (Spokane, WA) a sole-source provider and authorizing the City to enter into a value blanket order for Endress Hauser Instrumentation (Universal Controllers, Probes, Parts and Supplies) for a five-year period without public bidding-approximately $400,000. Yea
06/03/19 Resolution 2019-0038 - Setting hearing before the City Council for July 1, 2019, for the vacation of the alley between 3rd & I-90, from Cedar to Adams and the west 20 feet of Adams between 3rd and I-90 as requested by owners having an interest in real estate abutting the above right-of-way. Yea
06/03/19 Special Budget Ordinance C35770 - Amending Ordinance No. No. C35703 passed by the City Council December 10, 2018, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2019, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2019, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage,” and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Combined Communications Building Fund FROM: Committed Fund Balance, $455,000; TO: Building Improvements, same amount. (This action makes changes in the appropriations of the Combined Communications Building Fund.) Yea
06/03/19 Special Budget Ordinance C35777 - Amending Ordinance No. No. C35703 passed by the City Council December 10, 2018, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2019, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2019, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage,” and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Paths & Trails Fund FROM: Undesignated Reserves, $300,000; TO: Construction of Fixed Assets, same amount. (This action budgets for trail development in the Southgate Neighborhood as stipulated in the original KXLY property sale.) Yea
06/03/19 Special Budget Ordinance C35778 - Amending Ordinance No. No. C35703 passed by the City Council December 10, 2018, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2019, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2019, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage,” and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: IT Fund FROM: Various Accounts, $41,585; TO: Purchasing Services, same amount. and Purchasing and Stores Fund FROM: Purchasing Services, $41,585; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action allows for the hiring of an Assistant Procurement Specialist in the Purchasing & Stores Department to help the IT Department with their Purchasing needs.) Yea
05/13/19 Ordinance C35768 - Relating to pedestrian safety; adopting new chapter 16A.84 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
05/06/19 Emergency Ordinance C35769 - Amending the proposed arterial network map (Map TR 12) in Chapter 4 (Transportation) of the City of Spokane’s Comprehensive Plan to remove the designation of “Urban Major Collector Arterial” and “Proposed Urban Major Collector Arterial” on Crestline Street between 37th Avenue and Southeast Boulevard at 31st Avenue; and declaring an emergency. Yea
05/06/19 Ordinance C35764 - Clarifying the role of the City Administrator concerning the City of Spokane's state and federal legislative agendas and advocacy efforts; amending section 03.01A.110 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
05/06/19 Ordinance C35765 - Relating to commercial vehicles; amending SMC section 16A.44.100. Yea
05/06/19 Ordinance C35766 - Strengthening the City’s revenue stabilization and contingency reserve accounts; amending section 07.08.010 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
05/06/19 Resolution 2019-0022 - Authorizing the sale of surplus City property and authorizing the Mayor to execute Real Property Exchange Agreement with UGM and to execute such other documents as are reasonably necessary to close the transactions contemplated in the Real Property Exchange Agreement. Yea
05/06/19 Resolution 2019-0033 - Setting hearing before City Council for June 3, 2019, for the vacation of portions of Erie St. that is part of the Martin Luther King Jr. Way project. Yea
05/06/19 Special Budget Ordinance C35767 - Amending Ordinance No. C35703 passed by the City Council December 10, 2018, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2019, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2019, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage,” and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Forfeitures & Contributions Fund FROM: Forfeiture Fund-State – Confiscated/Forfeited, $50,000 and Forfeitures – Undesignated Reserves, $75,000; TO: Forfeiture Fund-State – Capital–Vehicles, same amount. (This action replaces five aging undercover vehicles for Police.) Yea
04/29/19 Resolution 2019-0031 - Providing for the sale of surplus City property at 4017 E. Hartson Avenue and 4023 E. Hartson Avenue. Yea
04/29/19 Resolution 2019-0032 - Declaring Oracle America, Inc. (Oracle) a sole source provider authorizing staff to negotiate and enter into a contract with Oracle for the purchase of technical support services which include upgrade support and issue resolution at a cost of $211,157.12 (incl. tax.). Yea
04/29/19 Special Budget Ordinance C35763 - Amending Ordinance No. C35703 passed by the City Council December 10, 2018, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2019, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2019, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage,” and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Office of Performance Management FROM: IF Revenue, $494,055; TO: Miscellaneous accounts, same amount. (This action budgets costs to the Office of Performance Management.) Yea
04/22/19 Ordinance C35756 - Relating to the Code of Ethics; amending SMC sections 1.04A.020 and 1.04A.110 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
04/22/19 Ordinance C35758 - Regarding Spokane’s Urban Forestry Program; amending Article V of chapter 12.02 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
04/22/19 Resolution 2019-0029 - Declaring KPFF Engineering a sole source provider and authorizing the purchase of services from KPFF over a one year period at a cost not to exceed $1,500,000. Yea
04/22/19 Resolution 2019-0030 - Expressing the intention of the City Council to adopt Spokane’s Community Empowerment Zone boundary and to set a public hearing before City Council on April 29, 2019. Yea
04/22/19 Special Budget Ordinance C35761 - Amending Ordinance No. C35703 passed by the City Council December 10, 2018, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2019, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2019, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage,” and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Development Services Fund FROM: Undesignated Reserves, $69,000; TO: Vehicles, same amount. (This action allows replacing a vehicle that was totaled and two other vehicles that are aged and require repairs that take them out of service for long periods of time and impact our operations.) Yea
04/15/19 Ordinance C35755 - Requiring baby changing facilities in publicly accessible restrooms in all City of Spokane owned buildings; amending SMC Section 12.05.005; and adopting new section 12.05.025 to Chapter 12.05 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
04/15/19 Resolution 2019-0027 - Approving the sale of surplus city property and authorizing the Mayor to execute the purchase and sale agreement with Avista and such other documents as may be needed in order to close the transactions provided for in said purchase and sale agreement—$204,000 Revenue. Yea
04/15/19 Resolution 2019-0028 - Recognizing the 2019 update of the University District Strategic Master Plan as a declaration of the district’s desired future condition, providing direction for district-based improvement activities and stakeholder priorities for future projects. Yea
04/15/19 Special Budget Ordinance C35757 - Amending Ordinance No. C35703 passed by the City Council December 10, 2018, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2019, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2019, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage,” and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund – Public Defender FROM: Other Judicial Grants, $2,499; TO: Registration/Schooling, same amount. (This action accepts the additional Office of Public Defense Grant to provide public defense training.) Yea
04/08/19 Ordinance C35432 - Vacating Sharp Avenue from the east line of Cedar Street to the west line of Adam Street. Yea
04/08/19 Resolution 2019-0023 - Approving the application for Grant Funds from the Bureau of Reclamation WaterSMART Drought Response Program to construct modifications to the Ray Street Well. Yea
04/08/19 Resolution 2019-0024 - Setting hearing before the City Council for May 13, 2019 for the vacation of the alley between 2nd Avenue and 3rd Avenue, from Lincoln Street to Monroe Street, as requested by 4 Degrees. Yea
04/08/19 Resolution 2019-0025 - Setting a hearing before City Council for May 13, 2019 for the vacation of portions of Erie and Denver Streets. Yea
04/08/19 Resolution 2019-0026 - Setting a hearing before City Council for May 13, 2019, for the vacation of a portion of Fiske Street right-of-way, as requested by Mikhaul Shevhenko. Yea
04/08/19 Special Budget Ordinance C35754 - Amending Ordinance No. C35703 passed by the City Council December 10, 2018, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2019, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2019, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage,” and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Police Fund FROM: Property and Evidence Tech II (currently .75 FTE), $36,029; TO: Property and Evidence Tech 1 (increase to 1.0 FTE), $26,971 and Patrol, Reserve for Service Advancement, $9,058. (This action converts a part-time Evidence Tech position to a full-time position which will increase the Property and Evidence facility FTEs to 7.) Yea
03/25/19 Ordinance C35697 - Reaffirming that the first floor lobby of City Hall is open to all members of the public; enacting a new section 12.05.050 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
03/25/19 Ordinance C35745 - Relating to disposal rates of uncovered loads, amending SMC section 13.02.0570; to chapter 13.02 of the Spokane Municipal Code; and setting an effective date. Yea
03/25/19 Ordinance C35749 - Updating the regulations for personal transportation devices; amending SMC sections 10.17.020, 10.17.030, 10.17.050, 10.17.080, 16A.62.010, 16A.62.030 and 16A.62.040; and enacting a new section 16A.62.035 of the Spokane Municipal Code. [Allows for permanent operation of a shared mobility program (formerly known as bikeshare) in the City of Spokane.] Yea
03/25/19 Resolution 2019-0019 - Setting a hearing for April 22, 2019, for the vacation of a portion of Cliff Avenue right-of-way west of Browne Street, as requested by Randall Jacobson. Yea
03/25/19 Resolution 2019-0020 - Approving the Downtown Spokane Business Improvement District’s (BID) Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design (CPTED) BID assessment rebate program. Yea
03/25/19 Resolution 2019-0021 - Amending the City’s 2019 State Legislative Agenda. Yea
03/25/19 Special Budget Ordinance C35750 - Amending Ordinance No. C35703 passed by the City Council December 10, 2018, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2019, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2019, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage,” and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Asset Management Capital FROM: Operating Transfer, $141,000; TO: Building Improvements, same amount. (This action adds additional budget authority for unexpected costs on the City Hall restoration project.) Yea
03/25/19 Special Budget Ordinance C35751 - Amending Ordinance No. C35703 passed by the City Council December 10, 2018, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2019, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2019, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage,” and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Asset Management Capital FROM: Reserves, $268,000 TO: Various accounts, same amount. (This action adds additional budget authority for unexpected costs on the City Hall restoration project and other unforeseen projects.) Yea
03/25/19 Special Budget Ordinance C35752 - Amending Ordinance No. C35703 passed by the City Council December 10, 2018, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2019, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2019, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage,” and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Street Department Signs & Markers Fund FROM: Sign Painter, (from 1 to 0), $50,872 and Street Fund, Unappropriated Reserves, $4,687; TO: Sign Painter, (from 0 to 1), same amount. (This action increases the range to pay grade 38.) Yea
03/25/19 Special Budget Ordinance C35753 - Amending Ordinance No. C35703 passed by the City Council December 10, 2018, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2019, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2019, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage,” and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Reprographics Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $38,586.51; TO: Machinery/Equipment, same amount. (This action replaces a 23 years old paper cutter in Reprographics.) Yea
03/11/19 Emergency Ordinance C35746 - Amending ORD C26678 removing utility easements no longer needed; and declaring an emergency. (This ordinance relates to the vacation of the alley between Market Street and Burlington Northern right of way from Hoffman Avenue to Wellesley Avenue.) Yea
03/11/19 Emergency Ordinance C35747 - Amending ORD C18029 removing utility easements no longer needed; and declaring an emergency. (This ordinance relates to Providence Avenue vacation from the east line of Market Street to the west line of Greene Street, except railway right of way.) Yea
03/11/19 Ordinance C35744 - Vacating Howard Street from south line of Fourth Avenue to the north line of Fifth Avenue, in the City and County of Spokane, and providing for an effective date. (Amending ORD C26230.) Yea
03/11/19 Resolution 2019-0018 - Affirming the establishment of school, park, and playground speed zones within the City of Spokane and adopting the school zone, park/playground zone speed limit schedule and other matters related thereto. Yea
03/07/19 Special Budget Ordinance C35748 - Amending Ordinance No. C35703, passed by the City Council December 10, 2018, and entitled, “An ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2019, making appropriations to the various funds of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2019, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage,” and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund FROM: General Fund-Public Affairs/Communications – Director Communications and Marketing, $30,000; TO: General Fund-Human Services Contractual Services, $25,000; and TO: General Fund-Muni Court/ Community Court Contractual Services, $5,000. (This action provides transportation services to vulnerable residents who are utilizing City human service programs or referred by Community Court.) Yea
03/04/19 Resolution 2019-0017 - Supporting the efforts of the City and its Civil Service Commission to create workable supported employment options at the City of Spokane for people with disabilities. Yea
03/04/19 Special Budget Ordinance C35743 - Amending Ordinance No. C35703 passed by the City Council December 10, 2018, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2019, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2019, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage," and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $64,000 TO: General Fund – Civil Service Project Employee, same amount. (This action creates a project employee in Civil Service to help with some project-based work slated for 2019.) Nay
02/25/19 Ordinance C35734 - Granting a non-exclusive franchise to use the public right of way to provide noncable telecommunication service to the public to ExteNet Systems Inc., subject to certain conditions and duties as further provided (in the ordinance). Yea
02/25/19 Resolution 2019-0010 - Approving the Plan Commission's 2019-2020 Work Program. Yea
02/25/19 Resolution 2019-0011 - Regarding the Annual Comprehensive Plan Amendment Work Program for 2019. The City Council adopts this work program each year, formalizing the non-City-initiated proposals to review and including any City-initiated proposals to review. Yea
02/25/19 Resolution 2019-0012 - Regarding approval of traffic calming projects from cycle 8 (2018) applications to be paid through the Traffic Calming Measures Fund. Yea
02/25/19 Resolution 2019-0013 - A resolution regarding the approval of school safety projects from 2018 applications to be paid through the School Radar Fund. Yea
02/25/19 Resolution 2019-0014 - Expressing the City Council's support for the full implementation of the 2016 Civil Justice Reinvestment Plan. Yea
02/25/19 Resolution 2019-0015 - Approving sole source resolution and authorize contract with Hughes Fire Equipment to refurbish Ladder 4. Yea
02/25/19 Resolution 2019-0016 - Amending the City’s 2019 state legislative agenda. Yea
02/14/19 Resolution 2019-0009 - Adding HB 1584 to the City’s 2019 state legislative agenda. Yea
02/11/19 Resolution 2019-0005 - Approving Partnership Umbrella Agreement between Spokane Public Schools, City of Spokane and Spokane Public Library. Absent
02/11/19 Resolution 2019-0006 - Approving a development agreement between the City and 1st Avenue Chelan, L.L.C. relating to certain public infrastructure costs, and authorizing the Mayor to execute the development agreement on behalf of the City. Absent
02/11/19 Resolution 2019-0007 - Approving a development agreement between the City and 600 Main, L.L.C. relating to certain material costs, and authorizing the Mayor to execute the development agreement on behalf of the City. Absent
02/11/19 Resolution 2019-0008 - Amending the City’s 2019 state legislative agenda. Absent
02/11/19 Special Budget Ordinance 35741 - Carrying over from 2018 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. Absent
02/11/19 Special Budget Ordinance C35742 - Amending Ordinance No. C35703 passed by the City Council December 10, 2018, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2019, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2019, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Water Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $46,638; TO: Laborer I (from 0 to 1 positions), same amount; and FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $52,434; TO: Irrigation Specialist (from 1 to 2 positions), same amount; and FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $163,064; TO: Equipment Operator (from 1 to 3 positions), same amount; and FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $50,000; TO: Vehicles, same amount; and FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $125,000; TO: Contractual Services, same amount; and FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $20,000; TO: Repair/Maintenance Supplies, same amount; and FROM: Una Absent
02/04/19 Ordinance C35737 - Relating to payment of City Utility bills; amending sections 4.02.140 and 13.01.0314 of the Spokane Municipal Code. (Seeks approval to increase utility bill repayment terms from 10 days to 20 days.) Yea
02/04/19 Special Budget Ordinance C35739 - Amending Ordinance No. C35703 passed by the City Council December 10, 2018, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2019, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2019, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Integrated Capital Management Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $116,375; TO: Associate Engineer, same amount. (This action creates one additional Associate Engineer position.) Yea
02/04/19 Special Budget Ordinance C35740 - Amending Ordinance No. C35703 passed by the City Council December 10, 2018, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2019, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2019, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $150,000; TO: Operating Transfer to Arterial Streets, same amount. and Arterial Streets Fund FROM: Operating Transfer from General Fund, $50,000; TO: Arterial Streets I90/I195 Professional Services, same amount. and Arterial Streets Fund FROM: Operating Transfer from General Fund, $100,000; TO: Arterial Streets Ben Burr Trail/Bicycle Pedestrian Bridge Professional Services, same amount. (This action provides funds to the I90/ I195 SRTC contract, as well as the need to fund a study of the Ben Burr Trail and Bicycle Pedestrian Bridge.) Yea
01/28/19 Ordinance C35735 - Relating to the Office of Police Ombudsman's procedures for complaint intake. Yea
01/28/19 Resolution 2019-0003 - Allowing the City to enter into a contract with an outside vendor for video equipment in the employee lunchroom at City Hall. Nay
01/28/19 Resolution 2019-0004 - Amending the City’s 2019 state legislative agenda. Yea
01/24/19 Special Budget Ordinance C35738 - General Fund – Municipal Court FROM: Reserve for Total Compensation, $102,000; TO: Community Court Coordinator (from 0 to 1 position), same amount. (This action creates an additional Municipal Court Community Court Coordinator position.) Yea
01/14/19 Ordinance C35730 - Relating to dimensional standards for attached housing and multifamily development in residential zones, amending Spokane Municipal Code (SMC) sections 17C.110.200, 17C.110.215, 17C.110.310, and 17C.110.360. Yea
01/14/19 Ordinance C35731 - Relating to parking and loading standards, amending Spokane Municipal Code (SMC) sections 17C.230.100, 17C.230.130, and 17C.230.140. Yea
01/14/19 Ordinance C35732 - Relating to alternative residential subdivisions, amending Spokane Municipal Code section 17G.080.065. Yea
01/14/19 Ordinance C35733 - Regarding My Spokane Imprest Funds; amending section 7.03.190 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
01/14/19 Resolution 2019-0001 - concerning the distribution of investment revenues of moneys deposited in the Spokane Investment Pool. Yea
01/14/19 Resolution 2019-0002 - Relating to the disposition of surplus real property to execute purchase and sale agreement for the sale of the property to the UDPDA. Yea
01/07/19 Ordinance C35725 - Relating to Imprest Funds for the Police Department’s Investigations (increase from $25,000 to $50,000); amending SMC section 07.03.151 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
01/07/19 Ordinance C35727 - Changing the zone from Office (O) to Office Retail (OR) for property located at (Site A) 6221 and 6215 N. Maple Street, 6222 and 6214 N. Ash Street (Site B) 6221 and 6227 N. Walnut Street, 6222 and 6228 N. Maple Street in the City and County of Spokane, State of Washington, by amending the Official Zoning Map. (Applicant: Land Use Solutions and Entitlement.) Yea
01/07/19 Resolution 2018-0112 - Requesting the addition of multifamily housing as a public benefit to the Projects of Citywide Significance Incentive Policy. Yea
01/07/19 Resolution 2018-0113 - Making substantial amendments to the City’s Annual Action Plan for CDBG, HOME and ESG. Yea
12/17/18 EMERGENCY ORDINANCE C35721 - Relating to the right to construct, maintain, and operate a railway upon and across streets and alleys in Northeast areas of the City of Spokane, amending a portion of the route and alignment approved in Ordinance A204, and declaring an emergency. Absent
12/17/18 EMERGENCY ORDINANCE C35722 - Amending Ordinance No. C35678 vacating various right-of-ways in the City of Spokane to facilitate construction of the North Spokane Corridor; and declaring an emergency. Absent
12/17/18 Ordinance C35723 - Approving and confirming the 2019 assessments and assessment roll for the Downtown Spokane Parking and Business Improvement Area, prepared under Ordinance C32923 as codified and amended in Chapter 4.31C SMC Absent
12/17/18 Ordinance C35724 - Approving and confirming the 2019 assessments and assessment roll for the East Sprague Parking and Business Improvement Area, prepared under Ordinance C35377 as codified and amended in Chapter 4.31C SMC. Absent
12/17/18 Resolution 2018-0105 - Assessment Segregation for 25th Avenue from Freya Street to One-Half Block East of Rebecca Street. (Lincoln Heights Neighborhood) Absent
12/17/18 Resolution 2018-0106 - Authorizing the loan agreements between the City of Spokane and State of Washington, Department of Ecology for Combined Sewer Overflow (CSO) Basin 26 Control Facility ($26,509,166) and CSO Basin 33-1 Control Facility ($11,853,948). Absent
12/17/18 Resolution 2018-0107 - Joint Resolution with Spokane County in the matter of authorizing the Airport Board to acquire property located on a portion of Spokane County Assessor Parcel 24063.9041 and 24063.9042, comprising of 5.43 acres of land which is adjacent to Spokane International Airport property. Absent
12/17/18 Resolution 2018-0108 - Requesting allocation of the $2 million in one-time Safe and Healthy strategic investments to increase affordable housing units, create a rental relocation program, create a program to assist landlords in expanding rental opportunities to individuals and families facing homelessness, and to further support the Envision Center HUD program. Absent
12/17/18 Resolution 2018-0109 - Regarding council member appointments to boards and committees (for 2019). Absent
12/17/18 Resolution 2018-0110 - Forming an ad hoc sustainability action subcommittee of the City Council’s Public Infrastructure, Environment, and Sustainability Committee. Absent
12/17/18 Resolution 2018-0111 - Recognizing homelessness as a regional issue and requesting regional cities take responsibility for providing basic need services to their own residents facing homelessness. Absent
12/17/18 Special Budget Ordinance C35720 - Amending Ordinance No. C35565 passed by the City Council December 11, 2017, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2018, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Forfeiture Fund FROM: Undesignated Reserves, $30,000; TO: Confidential Funds, same amount. (This action increases confidential funds used in police investigations.) Absent
12/17/18 Special Budget Ordinance C35728 - Amending Ordinance No. C35565 passed by the City Council December 11, 2017, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2018, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $368,737; TO: Other Miscellaneous Services, same amount. (This action provides safe and warm places for people experiencing homelessness during upcoming months and to authorize the Mayor to enter into contracts for the expenditure of the funds.) Absent
12/17/18 Special Budget Ordinance C35729 - Amending Ordinance No. C35565 passed by the City Council December 11, 2017, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2018, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund FROM: Admission Taxes, $41,903; TO: Transfer-Out Asset Management, same amount; and Asset Management – Arts FROM: Transfer-In from General Fund, $41,903; TO: Contractual Services, same amount. (This action provides additional funding to the Arts based on SMC 08.03.122.) Absent
12/10/18 Ordinance C35703 - Adopting the annual budget for the City of Spokane for 2019 Yea
12/10/18 Ordinance C35709 - Amending Ordinance C35011 vacating the alley between 6th and 7th Avenue from McClellan Street and Browne Street. Yea
12/10/18 Ordinance C35710 - Regarding for-hire vehicle regulations; repealing chapter 10.34; enacting a new Chapter 10.34A; amending sections 08.02.0210; and enacting a new Section 07.08.153 and new Chapter 12.11 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
12/10/18 Resolution 2018-0101 - Providing for the issuance and sale of a Limited Tax General Obligation Refunding Bond in the aggregate principal amount of not to exceed $1,194,050.53; establishing an interfund loan facility from the Spokane Investment Pool to refinance an existing 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
12/10/18 Resolution 2018-0103 - Proposing an increase in the regular property tax levy beginning in 2020 in an amount exceeding the limitations of chapter 84.55 RCW to provide funding for police and fire personnel and crime reduction programs; exempting eligible senior citizens and persons with disabilities from such levy; providing for the submission of the proposition to the qualified electors of the City at a special election; requesting that the Spokane County Auditor hold a special election for the proposition on February 12, 2019; and providing for other matters properly related thereto. Yea
12/10/18 Resolution 2018-0104 - Providing the City of Spokane’s authorization, as a sponsoring entity, for the West Plains/Airport Area Public Development Authority to join the Association of Washington Cities Employee Benefit Trust. Yea
12/10/18 Special Budget Ordinance C35717 - Amending Ordinance No. C35565 passed by the City Council December 11, 2017, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2018, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Fire/EMS Fund FROM: Various Accounts, $72,406; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action provides for additional appropriations associated with the 2018 in kind services received in lieu of travel and training costs.) Yea
12/10/18 Special Budget Ordinance C35718 - Amending Ordinance No. C35565 passed by the City Council December 11, 2017, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2018, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Fire/EMS Fund FROM: Fire Protection Services, $431,620; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action provides for additional appropriations related to the 2018 wildland fire season.) Yea
12/10/18 Special Budget Ordinance C35719 - Amending Ordinance No. C35565 passed by the City Council December 11, 2017, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2018, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Employee Benefits Fund FROM: Various Accounts, $913,826; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action budgets for increased claims cost.) Yea
12/03/18 Emergency Ordinance C35714 - Providing for the issuance and sale of Unlimited Tax General Obligation Bonds of the City in the principal amount of not to exceed $77,000,000 to provide funds to finance capital improvements to the Spokane Public Library facilities and collections; 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 6, 2018; authorizing preliminary and final official statements; 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
12/03/18 Ordinance C35695 - Adopting a Six-year Citywide Capital Improvement Program for the years 2019-2024 and amending section 5.5 Capital Facilities Program of the City's Comprehensive Plan. Yea
12/03/18 Ordinance C35707 - Amending the composition of the Community, Housing, and Human Services Board. Yea
12/03/18 Resolution 2018-0096 - Laying out a framework for funding the paving of unpaved residential streets in Spokane Yea
12/03/18 Resolution 2018-0099 - Approving the Spokane Employees’ Retirement System (SERS) Board’s change in the employee and employer contribution rates in accordance with Spokane Municipal Code 4.14.070. Yea
12/03/18 Resolution 2018-0100 - Setting Hearing before City Council for January 14, 2019, for the vacation of the east 15 feet of N. South Riverton, as requested by Michael Kuhn and Douglass Spruance. Yea
12/03/18 Resolution 2018-0102 - Providing for the sale of surplus property (East Foothills parcels, Former Visitors Center parcels, and U-District Pedestrian Bridge South Landing parcels). Yea
12/03/18 Special Budget Ordinance C35711 - Amending Ordinance No. C35565 passed by the City Council December 11, 2017, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2018, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Street Fund FROM: Various Accounts, $2,962,148; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action recognizes additional revenues to the Street Department from REET and interfund billings from TBD and Levy funded projects as well as adding budget capacity for the Residential Grind overlay projects.) Yea
12/03/18 Special Budget Ordinance C35712 - amending Ordinance No. C35565 passed by the City Council December 11, 2017, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2018, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Transportation Benefit District Fund FROM: Undesignated Reserves, $950,000; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action increases the budget for the Residential Crack Seal and Residential Grind overlay projects.) Yea
12/03/18 Special Budget Ordinance C35713 - Amending Ordinance No. C35565 passed by the City Council December 11, 2017, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2018, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Fleet Services Fund FROM: IF Revenue, $1,3110,000; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action budgets for the increase in costs and repairs for the City’s fleet as well as various operating expenses that have not been budgeted at current operating levels.) Yea
11/26/18 Ordinance C35699 - Relating to elevator standards and permit fees amending SMC 17F.060.010, SMC 17F.060.020, SMC 17F.060.030, SMC 17F.060.040, SMC 17F.060.050, SMC 17F.060.090, SMC 17F.080.120, 08.02.033, and SMC 1.05.150. Yea
11/26/18 Ordinance C35700 - Prohibiting the misrepresentation of an animal as a service animal, prescribing allowable inquiries concerning service animals, and setting the penalty for such misrepresentation; amending sections 18.06.040 and 01.05.210 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
11/26/18 Resolution 2018-0095 - Increasing engagement and capacity-building funding options for Neighborhood Councils within the City of Spokane. Yea
11/26/18 Resolution 2018-0097 - approving a five-year Development Agreement between the City of Spokane and Beacon Hill Spokane, Inc., a Washington Corporation, and David L. Baker, a single man, and Peter D. and M. Linda Rayner, as the "Developer." Yea
11/26/18 Special Budget Ordinance C35715 - Amending Ordinance No. C35565 passed by the City Council December 11, 2017, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2018, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $709,116; TO: Other Misc Services, same amount. (This action appropriates additional funds to support safe and warm places for people experiencing homelessness during the upcoming months.) Yea
11/19/18 Emergency Ordinance C35708 - Immediately suspending the enforcement of section 10.10.026 of the Spokane Municipal Code; and declaring an emergency. Yea
11/19/18 Ordinance C35690 - Relating to application made by Clanton Family LLC, Planning File #Z17-621COMP and amending the Land Use Plan Map of the City’s Comprehensive Plan from “Office” to “General Commercial” for approximately 0.68 acres total described as: Lots 1-4, Block 93, Second Addition to Railroad Addition to Spokane Falls; and amending the Zoning Map from “Office Retail (OR-150)” to “Community Business (CB-150).” Yea
11/19/18 Resolution 2018-0094 - Stating the City Council’s intent to begin the formation of comprehensive housing and renter protections policy frameworks and scheduling public meetings to provide input and recommendation to the City Council on needed policy reforms for housing protections. Yea
11/19/18 Special Budget Ordinance C35701 - Amending Ordinance No. C35565 passed by the City Council December 11, 2017, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2018, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Riverside Park Reclamation Facility Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $191,582; TO: Instrument Repair Technician (2 positions), $191,582. (This action creates two Instrument Repair Technician positions at step 6.) Yea
11/19/18 Special Budget Ordinance C35702 - Amending Ordinance No. C35565 passed by the City Council December 11, 2017, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2018, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Riverside Park Reclamation Facility Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $80,824; TO: Electronic Communication Tech Aid (1 position), $80,824. (This action creates one Electronic Communication Tech Aid position at step 6.) Yea
11/12/18 Ordinance C35694 - (as amended) relating to the Downtown Parking and Business Improvement Area regarding changing certain assessment rates and modifying the boundary; amending SMC sections 4.31.020, 4.31.040 and 4.31.080. Yea
11/12/18 Ordinance C35696 - Providing for procedures for impoundment of abandoned or unauthorized vehicles and making related technical corrections; amending section 16A.61.790 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
11/12/18 Ordinance C35698 - Updating the annual City of Spokane property tax levy for 2019. Yea
11/12/18 Special Budget Ordinance C35704 - Amending Ordinance No. C35565 passed by the City Council December 11, 2017, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2018, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Emergency Solutions Grant PY18 FROM: Dept. of House/Urban Development, $61,519; TO: Contractual Services, $61,519. (This action allows appropriation of additional funds to support homeless outreach and encampment response programming.) Yea
11/12/18 Special Budget Ordinance C35705 - Amending Ordinance No. C35565 passed by the City Council December 11, 2017, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2018, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund FROM: Contributions/Donations, $11,000; TO: Contractual Services, $11,000. (This action allows appropriation of additional funds to support homeless outreach and encampment response programming.) Yea
11/12/18 Special Budget Ordinance C35706 - Amending Ordinance No. C35565 passed by the City Council December 11, 2017, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2018, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $296,482; TO: Other Misc. Services, $296,482. (This action allows appropriation of additional funds to support homeless outreach and encampment response programming.) Yea
11/05/18 Ordinance C35685 - Relating to the adjustment of the City of Spokane’s Business Registration Fee; amending SMC 08.02.0206. Yea
11/05/18 Ordinance C35686 - Relating to application made by City of Spokane Council Member Kinnear, Planning File #Z18-253COMP and adding to the text of Chapter Two – Implementation of the City’s Comprehensive Plan to include a reference to the Joint City Council-Administration Six-year Strategic Plan adopted by Resolution Number (RES 2017-0101), amended or adopted thereafter. Yea
11/05/18 Ordinance C35687 - Relating to application made by Plese & Plese LLC, Planning File #Z17-630COMP and amending the Land Use Plan Map of the City’s Comprehensive Plan From “Residential 4-10” to “Office” for approximately 0.25 acres total described as: Lots 5, 33, and 34, of Block 5, Byrne Addition, City of Spokane, Washington; and amending the Zoning Map from “Residential Single Family (RSF)” to “Office (0-35).” Yea
11/05/18 Ordinance C35688 - Relating to application made by Kain Investments LLC, Planning File #Z17-623COMP and amending the Land Use Plan Map of the City’s Comprehensive Plan from “Residential 15-30” to “Neighborhood Retail” for approximately 4,873 square feet described as: Lots 6-8, Block 1, McIntosh Addition except the north 118.00 ft. of the west 136.00 ft. thereof; and together with the north half of vacated alley adjacent to said Lots 6, 7, and 9 containing approximately 4,873 square feet; and amending the Zoning Map from “Residential Multifamily (RMF)” to “Neighborhood Retail (NR-35).” Yea
11/05/18 Ordinance C35689 - Relating to application made by U Haul, Planning File #Z17-624COMP and amending the Land Use Plan Map of the City’s Comprehensive Plan from “Office” to “Commercial” for approximately 10.76 acres total described as: those portions of Block 4 and 5, Garden Springs Addition to Spokane, lying south of Sunset Boulevard; all of Blocks 8 and 9, Garden Springs Addition; those portions of the vacated 5th Avenue between Assembly Street and Rustle Street; those portions of the vacated Bemis Street between Sunset Boulevard and the Interstate; and those portions of Block F of the Abernethy Tract Addition lying north of the ramp of the Interstate; and amending the Zoning Map from “Office (O-70)” to “General Commercial (GC-70).” Yea
11/05/18 Ordinance C35691 - Requiring destruction of forfeited and abandoned firearms in the City’s possession; enacting a new section 12.05.060 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
11/05/18 Ordinance C35692 - Relating to the Communications Building Maintenance and Operations Fund; amending section 07.08.133 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
11/05/18 Ordinance C35693 - Relating to the training requirements for individuals providing police and fire dispatch services; adopting new section 03.10.070 to chapter 03.10; adopting new chapter 03.12 to the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
10/01/18 Resolution 2018-0083 - The City Council adopted Resolution 2018-0083 authorizing investment of City of Spokane monies in the Local Government Investment Pool. Absent
09/24/18 Ordinance C356345 - Relating to budgetary policy for salaries; amending section 03.07.230 and enacting new Sections 03.07.005, 03.07.340, 03.07.350, and 03.07.360 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
09/24/18 Ordinance C35677 - Relating to business license; amending SMC sections 08.01.020, 08.01.190 and 08.02.0206; and adopting a new section 08.01.195 to Chapter 08.01 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
09/24/18 Resolution 2018-0081 - Declaring an emergency and authorizing the Fire Department to contract with Fleet Painting, Inc. (Spokane, WA) in lieu of public bidding for repairing Fire Engine #16–not to exceed $30,000; which brings the total paid to Fleet Painting in the past twelve months to over $50,000. Yea
09/24/18 Resolution 2018-0082 - Declaring AssetWorks, provider of government fleet management software solutions for Fleet Services, as a sole source for the maintenance of the City’s M5, Crystal Reporting and Fuel Focus Software and authorizing a maintenance contract extension-annual cost of $79,258.11 including tax, without public bidding. Yea
09/24/18 Special Budget Ordinance C35679 - Amending Ordinance No. C35565 passed by the City Council December 11, 2017, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2018, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund - City Clerk’s Office FROM: Reserve for Budget Adjustment, $3,052; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action implements classification and pay adjustments in accordance with approved union agreements and City policies.) Yea
09/10/18 Resolution 2018-0076 - Expressing its support for passage of Spokane School District No. 81 Proposition No. 1 to appear on the November 6, 2018 ballot, entitled "Bonds to Construct New Schools and Replace and Renovate Aging School Facilities” Absent
09/10/18 Resolution 2018-0077 - Expressing its support for passage of City of Spokane Proposition No. 1 to appear on the November 6, 2018 ballot and entitled "Spokane Public Library General Obligation Bonds-$77,000,000.” Absent
09/10/18 Resolution 2018-0080 - Declaring the Teledyne ISCO flow monitoring system a sole source procurement and authorizing its purchase from Whitney Equipment Company, Inc. (Woodinville, WA) at an estimated cost of $680,000 (incl. tax) over five years. Absent
09/10/18 Special Budget Ordinance C35675 - Amending Ordinance No. C35565 passed by the City Council December 11, 2017, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2018, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: ORD C35675 General Fund—Police-Criminal Justice Training FROM: Law Enforcement Services, $110,000; TO: Various Accounts, $110,000. (This action will allow budgeting to fund and operate the Fall 2018 Police Academy.) (Relates to OPR 2018-0558 under the Consent Agenda.) Absent
09/10/18 Special Budget Ordinance C35676 - Amending Ordinance No. C35565 passed by the City Council December 11, 2017, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2018, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Forfeiture & Contributions Fund FROM: Department of Justice, $92,337; TO: Various Accounts, $92,337. (This action will allow budgeting to replace failing AV equipment necessary for the collection of evidence in the police investigations interview rooms.) Absent
08/27/18 Ordinance C35662 - Granting a municipal franchise for the collection of solid waste to Torre Refuse & Recycling, LLC d/b/a Sunshine Disposal & Recycling, for the area generally known as the West Plains Annexation. Yea
08/27/18 Ordinance C35673 - Relating to animal control and amending SMC Sections 10.03.020 and 10.03.033. Yea
08/27/18 Resolution 2018-0074 - Authorizing the issuance of a Spokane Investment Pool ("SIP") Bond to provide funds in the amount up to $7,500,000 to pay for improvements to City owned golf courses. Yea
08/27/18 Resolution 2018-0075 - Approving the issuance of a Spokane Investment Pool ("SIP") Bond in the amount of $1,620,000 to finance projects of citywide significance (payback with the savings from refinance). Yea
08/27/18 Resolution 2018-0078 - Designating a City Official to approve grant from the Recreation and Conservation Office – Washington Wildlife and Recreation Program 2018 for the connection of the Centennial Trail behind Spokane Club-$1,330,000. Yea
08/27/18 Resolution 2018-0079 - Requesting City of Spokane staff to request proposals to temporarily house homeless individuals inside and outside of the downtown core. Yea
08/27/18 Special Budget Ordinance C35674 - Amending Ordinance No. C35565 passed by the City Council December 11, 2017, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2018, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Forfeiture Fund – State FROM: Confiscated/Forfeited Property, $75,000; TO: Vehicles, same amount. (This action will allow budget in order to replace aging undercover vehicles.) Yea
08/20/18 Ordinance C35668 - Creating a Sustainability Action Commission, describing its composition, and stating its goals, duties, and functions; amending SMC sections 15.05.050 and 15.05.060; and enacting a new chapter 4.36 to the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
08/20/18 Resolution 2018-0072 - Setting a hearing before the City Council for September 24, 2018 for the vacation of multiple City right-of-ways for the Washington State Department of Transportation North Spokane Corridor project. Yea
08/20/18 Special Budget Ordinance C35672 - Amending Ordinance No. C35565 passed by the City Council December 11, 2017, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2018, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Fire/EMS Fund FROM: Homeland Security, $50,000; TO: Machinery/Equipment, same amount. (This action increases the budget for the Assistance to Firefighters Grant to allow remaining 2018 grant expenses to be incurred.) Yea
08/13/18 Ordinance C35439 - Vacating Oak Street from the south line of 4th Avenue to the north line of 5th Avenue as requested by Avista. (First Reading held on September 26, 2016.) Yea
08/13/18 Ordinance C35539 - Vacating Elm Street from the North line of 5th Avenue to the south line of the railroad right-of-way as requested by Avista. (First Reading held on August 28, 2017) Yea
08/13/18 Ordinance C35665 - Relating to the composition of the Community Housing and Human Services Board; repealing chapter 04.34; and enacting a new chapter 04.34A of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
08/13/18 Special Budget Ordinance C35666 - Amending Ordinance No. C35565 passed by the City Council December 11, 2017, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2018, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Fire/EMS Fund FROM: $94,000; TO: Machinery/Equip, same amount. [This action allows the use of a new state grant from the Department of Ecology to purchase an AR-AFFF (Alcohol Resistant Aqueous Film Forming Foam) trailer.] (Relates to OPR 2018-0496 / ENG 2017124 under the 3:30 p.m. Consent Agenda) Yea
08/13/18 Special Budget Ordinance C35667 - Amending Ordinance No. C35565 passed by the City Council December 11, 2017, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2018, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Asset Management Capital Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $478,188; TO: Building Improvement, same amount. (This action budgets the proceeds from the sale of S. Regal property to fund the exterior remodel of City Hall.) Yea
08/06/18 Resolution 2018-0071 - Requesting the Spokane County Auditor to hold a special election on November 6, 2018 in conjunction with the scheduled general election to submit to the voters of the City of Spokane an advisory vote regarding the location of the Spokane Public Schools’ stadium as proposed in its bond proposition. Yea
08/01/18 Resolution 2018-0069 - A resolution of the City of Spokane, Washington, 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 6, 2018, of a proposition for the issuance of its general obligation bonds in the aggregate principal amount of not to exceed $77,000,000, 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 the Spokane Public Library facilities and collections. Absent
07/16/18 Emergency Ordinance C35664 - Relating to the Combined Communications Center; amending section 07.08.132; enacting a new chapter 06.10 of the Spokane Municipal Code; and declaring an emergency. Yea
07/16/18 Resolution 2018-0062 - Declaring Western Systems & Fabrication a sole source provider and authorizing the purchase of new equipment and replacement parts, as well as repair services from Subsite Electronics over a five-year period without public bidding-$117,450.25. Yea
07/16/18 Resolution 2018-0063 - Approving a development agreement between the City and Flamingo Links, LLC relating to development of land adjacent to State Highway 2 and east of Hayford Rd. Yea
07/16/18 Special Budget Ordinance C35643 - Amending Ordinance No. C35565 passed by the City Council December 11, 2017, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2018, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: ORD C35643 General Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $2,500,000, TO: Revenue Stabilization, $2,500,000. (This action increases the amount held in the General Fund’s revenue stabilization budget toward full funding.) Yea
07/16/18 Special Budget Ordinance C35644 - Amending Ordinance No. C35565 passed by the City Council December 11, 2017, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2018, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: ORD C35644 Street Fund FROM: Other Misc. Revenue, $100,000 and Unappropriated Reserves, $125,000, TO: Repair and Maintenance Supplies, $225,000. (This action allows for budgeting for the upgrading of Street Lights.) Yea
07/16/18 Special Budget Ordinance C35645 - Amending Ordinance No. C35565 passed by the City Council December 11, 2017, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2018, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Park and Recreation Fund FROM: Special Events—Reserve for Total Cost Compensation, $21,102, TO: Special Events—Marketing Assistant, $21,102. (This action allows for creation of an additional Marketing Assistant position [from 0 to 1].) Yea
07/09/18 Ordinance C35630 - Relating to future and renewed water intertie agreements; enacting a new Chapter 13.045 to the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
07/09/18 Ordinance C35631 - Relating to the rates of public utilities and services, amending Section 13.03.1208 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
07/09/18 Resolution 2018-0051 - Relating to a modification of the City of Spokane’s Retail Water Service Area to include Parcel Numbers 26104.9010 & 26104.9011. (Blake Application) Nay
07/09/18 Resolution 2018-0052 - Relating to a modification of the City of Spokane’s Retail Water Service Area to include Parcel Number 35021.9048 (Blessing Application) Yea
07/09/18 Resolution 2018-0053 - Relating to a modification of the City of Spokane’s Retail Water Service Area to include Parcel Number 36353.0212, 36353.0213, 36353.0214, 36353.0215, and 36353.0216 (Grace Application). Yea
07/09/18 Resolution 2018-0058 - Expressing the intention of the City Council to approve the Urban Utility Installation Program’s administrative policy and procedures. Yea
07/09/18 Resolution 2018-0059 - Approving settlement of Patrick Maggart and Janine Maggart, Plaintiffs v. Spokane Fire Department and the City of Spokane, Defendants Spokane County Superior Court Cause No. 2014-2-02659-0-$250,000. Yea
07/09/18 Resolution 2018-0060 - Setting hearing before the City Council for August 13, 2018 for the vacation of Crestline Street from Overbluff Road to a point just south of Southeast Boulevard together with Congress Street from Crestline Street to Southeast Boulevard, as requested by Gayle Terry. Yea
07/09/18 Resolution 2018-0061 - Amending the Comprehensive Plan Amendment Annual Work Program to add a proposed amendment to the proposed arterial street projects map contained in the transportation chapter of the Comprehensive Plan. Yea
07/09/18 Special Budget Ordinance C35640 - Amending Ordinance No. C35565 passed by the City Council December 11, 2017, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2018, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: ORD C35640 General Fund – Finance TO: General Fund - Finance Tax & License Specialist (from Grade 31 to 32 M&P-B), $0. (This action implements classification and pay adjustments in accordance with approved union agreements and City policies.) Yea
07/09/18 Special Budget Ordinance C35641 - Amending Ordinance No. C35565 passed by the City Council December 11, 2017, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2018, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: ORD C35641 General Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $928,924; TO: Contractual Services, $232,231 and Revenue Stabilization, $696,693. (This action allows payment to the City’s Tax Auditing firm for services provided and increases the amount held in the General Fund’s revenue stabilization budget toward full funding.) Yea
06/25/18 Ordinance C35622 - Granting a non-exclusive franchise to use the public right-of-way to provide noncable telecommunications service to the public to New Cingular Wireless, PCS, LLC, subject to certain conditions and duties as further provided, (in the ordinance). Yea
06/25/18 Ordinance C35635 - Relating to the electric fence security systems; amending SMC 17C.130.310. Yea
06/25/18 Ordinance C35637 - Exempting qualifying multiple-family housing projects from the requirement to provide off-street parking; enacting a new section 08.15.140 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
06/25/18 Ordinance C35638 - Relating to business registrations for social purpose corporations and Certified B Corporations; amending sections 08.01.020, 08.01.190, and 08.02.0206. Yea
06/25/18 Resolution 2018-0054 - Approving an agreement between the City and South Landing Building A, LLC, relating to the development of the Catalyst Building and relating to certain public infrastructure costs. Yea
06/25/18 Resolution 2018-0055 - Joint City-County Resolution in the matter of approving and authorizing the execution of US Department of Transportation Federal Aviation Administration Airport Improvement Program Grant Offers No. 3-53-0072-056-2018 and No. 3-53-0072-057-2018-$18,000,325. Yea
06/25/18 Resolution 2018-0056 - Joint City-County Resolution in the matter of adopting a revised Airport Layout Plan as described in Resolution No. 02-18 of the Spokane Airport Board and delegating authority to the Spokane Airport Board to approve and adopt future revised Airport Layout Plans. Yea
06/25/18 Resolution 2018-0057 - Requesting that the Washington Department of Transportation include in the replacement of the Trent Avenue Bridge bicycle facilities, public art, and a point of access to the Spokane River. Yea
06/25/18 Special Budget Ordinance C35639 - Amending Ordinance No. C35565 passed by the City Council December 11, 2017, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2018, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Development Services Center Fund FROM: Reserve for Budget Adjustment, $2,752; TO: Assistant Planner II (from Grade 40 to 41 M&P-B) same amount. and General Fund – Planning Services TO: Assistant Planner II (from Grade 40 to 41 M&P-B), $0. and Sewer Fund - Riverside Park Water Reclamation Facility FROM: Reserve for Budget Adjustment, $4,426; TO: Facility Inventory Foreperson (from Grade 38 to 40 Local 270) and WW Instrumentation & Data Supervisor (from Grade 46 to 48 M&P-B), same amount (This action implements classification and pay adjustments in accordance with approved union a Yea
06/11/18 Ordinance C35629 - Relating to automated traffic safety camera systems; amending section 16A.64.260 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Absent
06/11/18 Resolution 2018-0044 - Regarding the approval of hiring four Traffic Officers for the Spokane Police Department Traffic Unit paid through the school zone traffic camera fund. Absent
06/04/18 Ordinance C35607 - Vacating the alley between Sinto Avenue and Sharp Avenue from South Riverton Avenue to Helena Street; and the east 15 feet of South Riverton Avenue from Sinto Avenue to Sharp Avenue. Yea
06/04/18 Resolution 2018-0037 - Regarding City policy for approval of special events permits. Yea
06/04/18 Resolution 2018-0040 - Declaring the Mitchell Humphrey & Co. a sole source for the maintenance of the City’s Financial Management System (FMS) and authorizing a maintenance contract at an annual cost of $93,856.32 (incl. tax). Yea
06/04/18 Resolution 2018-0041 - Setting hearing before the City Council for July 9, 2018, for the vacation of the alley between Mallon Avenue and Broadway Avenue, from Cedar Street to Adams Street, as requested by Chris Batten. Yea
06/04/18 Resolution 2018-0042 - Approving the Plan Commission's 2018 work program. Yea
06/04/18 Resolution 2018-0043 - Declaring Accela, Inc., provider of government enterprise software solutions for permitting and licensing, as a sole source for the maintenance of the City’s permitting and licensing Software and authorizing a maintenance contract at an annual cost of $178,453.79 (incl. tax), without public bidding. Yea
06/04/18 SPecial budget ordinance C35626 - Amending Ordinance No. C35565 passed by the City Council December 11, 2017, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2018, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in:General Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $101,000; TO: Non-Departmental Professional Services, same amount. (This action helps budgeting for purchasing equipment for the Downtown Spokane Partnership BID contract changes.) Yea
06/04/18 special budget ordinance C35627 - Amending Ordinance No. C35565 passed by the City Council December 11, 2017, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2018, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018, 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, $40,000; TO: Contractual Services, same amount. (This action adds additional funds for CMTV PEG Capital.) Yea
06/04/18 Special Budget Ordinance C35628 - Amending Ordinance No. C35565 passed by the City Council December 11, 2017, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2018, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018, 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: Administration/Overhead-Information Services other Misc. Charges, same amount. (This action shifts funds to the Office of Neighborhood Services for Community Assembly use in granting funds to neighborhoods for Community Engagement.) Yea
05/21/18 Resolution 2018-0038 - Approving the appointment of Michelle Hughes as Director of Accounting for the City of Spokane. Yea
05/21/18 Special Budget Ordinance C35621 - Amending Ordinance No. C35565 passed by the City Council December 11, 2017, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2018, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Development Services Center Fund FROM: Undesignated Fund Balance, $366,276; TO: Contractual Services, same amount. (This action allows budgeting for unanticipated demolition costs.) (Relates to OPR 2018-0318 under the Consent Agenda.) Yea
05/21/18 Special Budget Ordinance C35624 - Amending Ordinance No. C35565 passed by the City Council December 11, 2017, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2018, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Public Works & Utilities Fund FROM: Clerk II, $242,728; TO: Unappropriated Reserves, same amount. and Sewer Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $242,728; TO: Reserve for Budget Adjustment, same amount. (This action eliminates the total 2018 salaries and benefits of four vacant Clerk II positions and increases the budget in Environmental Programs by this same amount for implementation of the Sustainability Action Plan.) Yea
05/21/18 Special Budget Ordinance C35625 - Amending Ordinance No. C35565 passed by the City Council December 11, 2017, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2018, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Solid Waste Fund FROM: Refuse Collector I, $306,700; TO: Unappropriated Reserves, same amount. and Sewer Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $306,700; TO: Reserve for Budget Adjustment, same amount. (This action eliminates the total 2018 salaries and benefits of five vacant Refuse Collector I positions and increases the budget in Environmental Programs by this same amount for implementation of the Sustainability Action Plan.) Yea
05/07/18 Ordinance C35469 - Vacating the alley between Spokane Falls Boulevard and Main Avenue from the east line of Wall Street to the west line of Howard Street. (First reading held on April 23, 2018.) Yea
05/07/18 Ordinance C35615 - Relating to the protection of public lands and properties within the City of Spokane and adopting a new article VI and sections 12.02.1000, 12.02.1002, 12.02.1004, 12.02.1006, 12.02.1008, 12.02.1010, and 12.02.1012 of the Spokane Municipal Code; and repealing SMC Chapter 10.08B. Yea
05/07/18 Ordinance C35616 - Relating to Parks; adopting a new chapter 12.06A to Title 12 of the Spokane Municipal Code and repealing Chapter 12.06 SMC and SMC section 10.10.040. Yea
05/07/18 Resolution 2018-0036 - Approving an agreement between the City and Hos and Boz, LLC relating to development and renovation of the Otis Hotel, and relating to certain public infrastructure costs-$83,240. Yea
05/07/18 Special Budget Ordinance C35618 - Amending Ordinance No. C35565 passed by the City Council December 11, 2017, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2018, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: ORD C35618 Asset Management Fund FROM: Loan Proceeds, $7,500,000 TO: Capital Expenditures, same amount. (This action establishes a budget for the SIP loan related to capital improvements at the City’s golf courses.) Yea
05/07/18 Special Budget Ordinance C35619 - Amending Ordinance No. C35565 passed by the City Council December 11, 2017, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2018, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: ORD C35619 General Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $35,000; TO: Staff Services-Info Services-Software, same amount. (This action allows for the purchase/development/implementation of a Use of Force Dashboard.) Yea
04/16/18 Ordinance C35611 - Regarding yard sales; repealing sections 10.45.010, 10.45.030, 10.45.040, 10.45.050, and 10.45.060; amending section 10.45.020; enacting a new section 10.45.070; and repealing section 8.02.0227 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
04/16/18 Resolution 2018-0025 - Relating to contracting indebtedness; providing for the issuance of up to $7,500,000 principal amount of Limited Tax General Obligation Bond, 2018 Series A, 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. (Deferred from April 9, 2018, Agenda) Yea
04/16/18 Resolution 2018-0029 - Approving a development agreement between the City and Wonder Spokane, LLC relating to certain public infrastructure costs-$171,127. Yea
04/16/18 Resolution 2018-0030 - Making Substantial Amendments to the City’s Annual Action Plan for CDBG, HOME and ESG. Yea
04/09/18 Ordinance C35595 - Vacating Sheridan Street from the north right of way line of Riverside Avenue to twenty-five fee north of the north right of way line of Riverside Avenue. (First Reading held February 26, 2018). Yea
04/09/18 Resolution 2018-0026 - Declaring Utilis Inc. (San Diego, CA) as a sole source for a unique and patented algorithm for leaks detection in urban fresh water distribution networks; and authorizing staff to negotiate and execute a contract with Utilis Inc. for use of the patented technology held by Utilis to use the L band microwave wavelength to spot leakage in subterranean drinking water networks via spectral aerial imaging-$81,000 incl. tax. Yea
04/09/18 Resolution 2018-0027 - Approving the appointment of Jennifer Hammond Isaacson as Director of Police Business Services for the City of Spokane. Yea
04/09/18 Resolution 2018-0028 - Approving the appointment of Matthew W. Antush as Municipal Court Judge for the City of Spokane. Yea
04/09/18 Special Budget Ordinance C35605 - Amending Ordinance No. C35565 passed by the City Council December 11, 2017, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2018, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $450,000; TO: Contractual Services, same amount. (This action allows budgeting for one-time funding to support the City’s communication and marketing efforts related to Economic Development.) Personal Service Agreements (as amended), as part of the joint strategic plan for marketing assistance to design, develop and produce a campaign that builds Spokane’s image and reputation as a desirable place for new investment and to build and grow a career: o QUINN (Spokane, WA)—$225,000. (OPR 2018-0172) o Chapter & Verse (Spokane, WA)—$225,000. (O Yea
04/09/18 Special Budget Ordinance C35609 - Amending Ordinance No. C35565 passed by the City Council December 11, 2017, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2018, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund FROM: Other Misc. Charges, $2,400; TO: Transfer to Library, same amount. and Library Fund FROM: General Fund, $2,400; TO: Library Books, same amount. (This action allows purchasing additional books for the new Book Kiosk in the Library.) Yea
04/09/18 Special Budget Ordinance C35610 - Amending Ordinance No. C35565 passed by the City Council December 11, 2017, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2018, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Park and Recreation Fund FROM: Reserve for Total Cost Compensation, $45,760; TO: Event Specialist, same amount. (This action allows creation of Event Specialist position [from 0 to1].) Yea
03/26/18 Ordinance C35596 - vacating a portion of 7th Avenue and Chestnut Street as requested by Namva Chan. Absent
03/26/18 Resolution 2018-0021 - regarding the City Council’s approval of the Comprehensive Plan Amendment Work Program for 2018. Absent
03/26/18 Resolution 2018-0023 - setting hearing before City Council April 30, 2018 for the vacation of the portions of Erie Street identified in Exhibit “A” as requested by the City. Absent
03/26/18 Resolution 2018-0024 - approving settlement of Robert O. Swearingen arising from an incident on or about December 6, 2017-$87,709.23. Absent
03/26/18 Special Budget Ordinance C35606 - amending Ordinance No. C35565 passed by the City Council December 11, 2017, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2018, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Development Services Center FROM: Minor Equipment, $1,526; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action allows for implementation of classification and pay adjustments in accordance with approved union agreements and City policies.) Absent
03/19/18 Resolution 2018-0020 - declaring North River, Inc. (Roseburg, OR) a sole source provider and authorizing remanufacturing services for the City of Spokane Fire Department’s custom water rescue boat without public bidding and authorizing contract-$75,000 (incl. tax). Yea
03/19/18 Special Budget Ordinance C35608 - amending Ordinance No. C35565 passed by the City Council December 11, 2017, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2018, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund FROM: Planning Services – Various Accounts, $109,166; TO: Unappropriated Reserves, same amount. (This action adds the remaining total of the Planning Services Director position’s 2018 salary and benefits to the City Council budget for utilization.) Yea
03/12/18 Ordinance C35602 - relating to the standards and processes for procurement; repealing sections 7.06.0295, 7.06.162, 7.06.177, 7.06.269, 7.06.272, and 7.06.550; amending sections 7.06.020, 7.06.0225, 7.06.030, 7.06.035, 7.06.060, 7.06.097, 7.06.100, 7.06.110, 7.06.120, 7.06.130, 7.06.140, 7.06.150, 7.06.160, 7.06.165, 7.06.167, 7.06.170, 7.06.173, 7.06.174, 7.06.180, 7.06.182, 7.06.185, 7.06.190, 7.06.200, 7.06.220, 7.06.250, 7.06.260, 7.06.261, 7.06.262, 7.06.264, 7.06.267, 7.06.270, 7.06.271, 7.06.274, 7.06.275, 7.06.276, 7.06.280, 7.06.290, 7.06.310, 7.06.320, 7.06.330, 7.06.340, 7.06.400, 7.06.420, 7.06.430, 7.06.500, 7.06.510, 7.06.520, 7.06.530, 7.06.540, 7.06.600, 7.06.610, 7.06.620, 7.06.700, 7.06.710, 7.06.720, 7.06.730, 7.06.750, 7.06.760, and 7.06.770; and enacting a new section 7.06.155 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
03/12/18 Ordinance C35603 - Terminating the inactive ambassador incentive program; repealing chapter 03.08 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
03/12/18 Resolution 2018-0017 - Declaring Cityworks by Azteca Systems, LLC, as a sole source for GIS based asset management systems software and authorizing staff to negotiate and execute a contract with Azteca Systems, Inc. for the procurement-$76,160 (incl. tax). Yea
03/12/18 Resolution 2018-0018 - Approving the appointment of Kelly Keenan as Director – Community, Housing and Human Services for the City of Spokane. Yea
03/12/18 Resolution 2018-0019 - Regarding the City of Spokane’s official intent to reimburse certain expenditures from bond proceeds issued for the 2018 Library Facilities and Future Service Project. Yea
03/12/18 Special Budget Ordinance C35604 - Amending Ordinance No. C35565 passed by the City Council December 11, 2017, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2018, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Street Fund FROM: Roadway Maintenance, $371,410; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. [This action budgets for four positions, Street Maintenance Operator II (from 0 to 2 Positions) and Laborer II (from 0 to 2 Positions), to support the City’s alley maintenance efforts.] Yea
03/05/18 Ordinance C35591 - relating to permit fees for solar energy projects and electric vehicle charging stations; enacting new sections 15.05.005, 15.05.040, and 15.05.050 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
03/05/18 Ordinance C35592 - relating to early termination of skywalk permits; amending sections 12.02.0430 and 12.02.0505 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
03/05/18 Ordinance C35593 - relating to reality-based police show program filming; enacting a new chapter 10.56 to the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
03/05/18 Ordinance C35594 - confirming the formation of the Spokane Housing Authority as a Joint Housing Authority; providing for matters required pursuant to RCW 35.82.300; repealing certain Resolutions; adding a new Chapter to Title 6 of the Spokane Municipal Code and other matters relating thereto. Yea
03/05/18 Resolution 2018-0016 - Declaring Huber EscaMax perforated plate screen system a sole source provider and authorizing the purchase and installation of replacement parts from Huber Technology Inc., and authorizes contract for $400,000 including tax and shipping without public bidding. Yea
03/05/18 Special Budget Ordinance C35597 - amending Ordinance No. C35565 passed by the City Council December 11, 2017, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2018, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $500,000; TO: Transfer to Library, same amount. and Library Fund FROM: Transfer from General Fund, $500,000; TO: Professional Services, same amount. (This action allows budgeting for pre-design work related to the Library Facility Plan.) Yea
03/05/18 Special Budget Ordinance C35598 - amending Ordinance No. C35565 passed by the City Council December 11, 2017, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2018, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $150,000; TO: Contractual Services, same amount. (This action allows budgeting for façade improvements in conjunction with the 2018 Monroe Street rebuild project.) Yea
03/05/18 Special Budget Ordinance C35599 - amending Ordinance No. C35565 passed by the City Council December 11, 2017, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2018, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $250,000; TO: Contractual Services, same amount. (This action allows budgeting for a one-time supplemental funding to support the City’s Public Development Authorities.) Yea
03/05/18 Special Budget Ordinance C35600 - amending Ordinance No. C35565 passed by the City Council December 11, 2017, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2018, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $150,000; TO: Contractual Services, same amount. (This action allows budgeting for a one-time funding to support the City’s Sub-area Planning efforts.) Yea
03/05/18 Special Budget Ordinance C35601 - amending Ordinance No. C35565 passed by the City Council December 11, 2017, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2018, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018, 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, same amount. (This action allows budgeting for a one-time funding to provide additional support for cultural events in 2018.) Yea
02/26/18 Resolution 2018-0014 - to establish a working group to provide recommendations to City Council regarding municipal broadband solutions for the City of Spokane. Yea
02/26/18 Resolution 2018-0015 - setting hearing before the City Council for March 26, 2018 for the vacation of the alley between Sinto Ave and Sharp Ave, from South Riverton Ave to Helena St; and the east 15 feet of South Riverton Ave from Sinto Ave to Sharp Ave, in the City of Spokane from owners having an interest in real estate abutting the above right-of-way. Yea
02/26/18 Special Budget Ordinance C35589 - amending Ordinance No. C35565 passed by the City Council December 11, 2017, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2018, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Purchasing Fund FROM: Misc. Service Chartes, $3,000 and Registration/Schooling, $6,041; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action implements classification and pay adjustments in accordance with approved union agreements and City policies.) Yea
02/26/18 Special Budget Ordinance C35590 - amending Ordinance No. C35565 passed by the City Council December 11, 2017, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2018, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Library Fund FROM: Private Gift/Pledge/Grants/Requests, $152,000; TO: Machinery/Equipment, same amount. (This action provides funding for a 24/7 Library location not anticipated in the 2018 budget process.) Yea
02/12/18 Ordinance C35580 - Enhancing protections for historic structures and districts; repealing chapter 17D.040; enacting a new chapter 17D.100; amending sections 17G.010.210, 8.02.031, 8.02.065, and 3.01A.320; and enacting a new section 7.08.151 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
02/12/18 Ordinance C35581 - Relating to itinerant vendor permits; adopting a new section 10.40.025 to chapter 10.40 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
02/12/18 Ordinance C35582 - Relating to special event permits; adopting a new section 10.39.055 to chapter 10.39 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
02/12/18 Ordinance C35583 - Relating to sidewalk café permits; adopting a new section 10.28.025 to chapter 10.28 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
02/12/18 Resolution 2018-0013 - Approving the appointment of Dawn Kinder as Director of Neighborhood and Business Services Department for the City of Spokane. Yea
02/12/18 Special Budget Ordinance C35586 - Carrying over from the 2017 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 C35565, passed December 11, 2017, and entitled “An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2018, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage.” and declaring an emergency. (This action carries over budget authority for items budgeted in 2017, but not completed at year-end and appropriates various outstanding grants and capital expenditures.) Yea
02/12/18 Special Budget Ordinance C35587 - Amending Ordinance No. C35565 passed by the City Council December 11, 2017, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2018, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Misc. Grants Fund FROM: DOT, $50,000; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action allows budgeting for the funds from the 2018 DUI Candidate Court Grant from DOT passed thru from the Washington Traffic Safety Commission.) (Relates to OPR 2018-0047 under the Consent Agenda.) Yea
02/12/18 Special Budget Ordinance C35588 - amending Ordinance No. C35565 passed by the City Council December 11, 2017, and entitled, "An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2018, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs of the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018, and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring an emergency and appropriating funds in: Misc. Grants Fund FROM: Gifts/Bequests, $22,553; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. This action allows budgeting for the additional funds from the MacArthur Grant.) (Relates to OPR 2017-0281) Yea
02/05/18 Resolution 2018-0009 - Approving settlement of Estate of Danny Cecil Jones, et al. v. City of Spokane, et al., USDC, EDW, Cause No. 16-CV-325-TOR-$103,500. Yea
02/05/18 Resolution 2018-0010 - Expressing support for the City of Spokane’s Public Development Authorities and providing for the consideration under the City’s surplus property disposition process the transfer to the University District Public Development Authority of specified surplus City-owned property located in and near the University District or the proceeds from the sale of such property, as appropriate. Yea
02/05/18 Resolution 2018-0011 - Approving the project for a complete rebuild of Wellesley Avenue, extending from Freya Street to Havana Street, to be adopted in the 2019-2024 Six-Year Comprehensive Street Program. Yea
02/05/18 Special Budget Ordinance C35584 - Amending Ordinance No. C35565 passed by the City Council December 11, 2017, and entitled, “An Ordinance adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2018, making appropriations to the various funds, departments and programs fo the City of Spokane government for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018,and providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage, and declaring and emergency and appropriating funds in: General Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $110,000; TO: Contractual Services, same amount. (This action budgets funding to support the SSI/SSDI Outreach, Access, and Recovery Program.) Yea
01/29/18 Ordinance C35575 - Relating to cottage housing, pocket residential development, and compact lot standards, amending Spokane Municipal Code (SMC) sections 17A.020.010, 17A.020.030, 17A.020.040, 17A.020.130, 17A.020.190, 17C.110.030, 17C.110.115, 17C.110.200, 17C.110.350, 17C.110.360, 17C.230.130, 17G.080.065; adopting a new section 17C.110.209 to chapter 17C.110 SMC; and repealing SMC section 17C.110T.002. Yea
01/29/18 Ordinance C35576 - Relating to sign standards Yea
01/29/18 Ordinance C35577 - Relating to sign standards Yea
01/29/18 Resolution 2018-0007 - Adopting City of Spokane Transition Plan under the Americans with Disabilities Act and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, 2014-2019. Yea
01/29/18 Resolution 2018-0008 - Providing for establishing an interfund loan for the purpose of the retirement and refinance of debt previously guaranteed by the Spokane Park Board in connection with construction financing for the Southside Senior Activity Center. Yea
01/22/18 Resolution 2018-0004 - Setting a hearing before the City Council on February 26, 2018, for the vacation of Sheridan Street from the north right of way line of Riverside Avenue to twenty-five feet north of the north right of way line of Riverside Avenue as requested by Avista Corp. Yea
01/22/18 Resolution 2018-0005 - Setting a hearing before the City Council on February 26, 2018, for the vacation of a portion of 7th Ave and Chestnut as requested by Namva Chan. Yea
01/22/18 Resolution 2018-0006 - Relating to the City of Spokane supporting Ballot Proposition No. 1 entitled “Replacement of Expiring Educational Programs and Operation Levy,” submitted by the Spokane School District 81 for the February 13, 2018 special election regarding propositions for school levy." Yea
01/08/18 Consideration of Mayoral Veto C35571 - Motion by Council Member Beggs, seconded by Council Member Mumm, to override the (Mayoral) veto on the Campaign Finance Reform Ordinance (Spokane Fair Elections Ordinance); Yea
01/08/18 Ordinance C35572 - Relating to special budget ordinances; amending SMC sections 7.08.010, 7.09.015 and 8.19.030. Yea
01/08/18 Ordinance C35574 - Relating to the Spokane Employees’ Retirement System amending Spokane Municipal Code Sections 3.05.020. 3.05.025, 3.05.030, 3.05.040, 3.05.050, 3.05.070, 3.05.120, 3.05.130, 3.05.160, 3.05.165, 3.05.166, 3.05.168, 3.05.170, 3.05.180, 3.05.190, 3.05.210, 3.05.260, 3.05.270, 3.05.275 and adopting a new section 3.05.167 to chapter 3.05 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
01/08/18 Resolution 2018-0001 - (as amended during the 3:30 p.m. Administrative Session) supporting the City of Spokane’s revamped snow response plan for the 2017-18 winter and encouraging community members to collaborate with the City to keep the community moving during winter weather events. Yea
01/08/18 Resolution 2018-0002 - Appointing City Council members to boards, committees, and commissions for 2018 (as amended). Yea
01/08/18 Resolution 2018-0003 - Declaring an Emergency and authorizing the City’s Fire Department to contract with Bauer Compressors (Livermore, CA), in lieu of public bidding, for the purchase of two Bauer Breathing Air Compressors-estimated cost $160,000 (incl. tax). Yea
12/18/17 Ordinance C35569 - Approving and confirming the 2018 assessments and assessment roll for the East Sprague Parking and Business Improvement Area, prepared under Ordinance No. C35377, as codified and amended in Chapter 4.31C SMC. Yea
12/18/17 Ordinance C35570 - Approving & confirming the 2018 assessments and assessment roll for the Downtown Parking and Business Improvement Area (Business Improvement District - BID), prepared under Ordinance No. C32923, as codified & amended in Chapter 4.31 SMC. Yea
12/18/17 Ordinance C35571 - Enacting the Spokane Fair Elections Code; instituting campaign contribution limits and disclosure requirements; amending chapter 1.07 and sections 1.02.950, 1.05.210, 7.06.500, and 7.08.149 of the Spokane Municipal Code, (as amended during the December 18, 2017, 3:30 P.M. Consent Agenda Session). Yea
12/18/17 Resolution 2017-0104 - Setting hearing before City Council for January 29, 2018 for the vacation of the West 3 feet of Conklin Street South of 8th Avenue, as requested by Stacy Bjordahl. Yea
12/18/17 Resolution 2017-0105 - Regarding approval of traffic calming projects from cycle seven applications to be paid through the Traffic Calming Measures Fund and School Radar Fund. Yea
12/18/17 Resolution 2017-0106 - Creating the framework for determining the use of funds received in payment of infractions under the school zone traffic camera pilot program. Yea
12/18/17 Resolution 2017-0107 - Approving the Spokane Employees’ Retirement System (SERS) Board’s change in the employee and employer contribution rates in accordance with Spokane Municipal Code 4.14.070. Yea
12/18/17 Resolution 2017-0108 - Approving the Spokane Employees’ Retirement System (SERS) Board’s change in the mortality table in accordance with Spokane Municipal Code 4.14.070. Yea
12/18/17 Resolution 2017-0109 - Approving the project for a complete rebuild of Freya Street, extending from Garland Avenue to Francis Avenue, as adopted in the 2018-2023 Six-Year Comprehensive Street Program. Yea
12/18/17 Resolution 2017-0110 - Setting the City’s 2018 state legislative agenda (as amended). Yea
12/18/17 Special Budget Ordinance C35575 - 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 FROM: Streets Unappropriated Reserves, $600,000; TO: Reserve for Budget Adjustment, same amount. (This action establishes a contingency budget appropriation for ice and snow control.) Yea
12/11/17 Ordinance C35565 - Adopting the Annual Budget of the City of Spokane for 2018 (as amended), making appropriations to the various funds of the City of Spokane for the year ending December 31, 2018, providing it shall take effect immediately upon passage. Yea
12/11/17 Resolution 2017-0100 - amending the City Council’s Rules of Procedure (as amended). Yea
12/11/17 Resolution 2017-0102 - Granting Comcast Cable Communications Management LLC a Franchise Extension through June 30, 2018. Yea
12/11/17 Resolution 2017-0103 - Joint City, County, and Spokane Airport Board Resolution for new hangar and gateway improvements at Felts Field Airport—expense of $5,000,000. Yea
12/11/17 Special Budget Ordinance C35567 - 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: Solid Waste Collection Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $1,800,000; TO: Operating Transfer Out – Disposal, same amount. (This action provides additional funds for the purpose of an operating transfer from the Solid Waste Collections Department to the Solid Waste Disposal Department due to increased tonnage processed in 2017.) Yea
12/04/17 Resolution 2017-0099 - Approving settlement of Nancy Goodspeed for $165,000, arising from allegations as more fully described in the complaint filed in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Washington, Case NO. 2:16-cv-00284-TOR. Yea
11/13/17 Ordinance C35563 - Updating the annual City of Spokane property tax levy for 2018. Yea
11/13/17 Special Budget Ordinance C35561 - 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 - Mobilizations FROM: Fire Services, $490,000; DUI Candidate Court –Dept. of Justice, $18,000; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action budgets for the 2017 Wildland Fire Season.) Yea
11/06/17 Resolution 2017-0093 - Declaring Allen-Bradley/Rockwell Automation Motor Control Centers and associated software as sole source and thus authorizing its purchase from Columbia Electric Supply (Spokane, WA), as the only authorized dealer for this region-$286,526.45 for 2017. Yea
10/30/17 Resolution 2017-0089 - A joint Resolution with Spokane County in the matter of authorizing the Airport Board to acquire Building 17 located on Spokane County Assessor Parcel 35122.0402, comprising of 14,440 square feet of hangar & office space located at Felts Field Airport. Yea
10/30/17 Resolution 2017-0090 - A joint Resolution with Spokane County in the matter of authorizing the Airport Board to acquire property identified as Spokane County Assessor Parcel 14022.9002, comprising of 39.35 acres of land which is adjacent to Spokane International Airport property. Yea
10/30/17 Resolution 2017-0091 - Setting a hearing before the City Council for November 20, 2017 regarding modification of the functions, activities, and/or transportation programs and improvements of the Spokane Transportation Benefit District Yea
10/30/17 Resolution 2017-0092 - Declaring the City of Spokane’s intention to conduct a public hearing on November 20, 2017, concerning the assumption of the rights, powers, functions and obligations of the City of Spokane Transportation Benefit District by the City of Spokane. Yea
10/23/17 Ordinance C35557 - Relating to imprest accounts, amending SMC 7.03.110 Section 1. Yea
10/09/17 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35553 - 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, $37,000; TO: Human Services Homeless Services; same amount. (This action provides additional resources for Hope Works Homeless Services.) Yea
10/09/17 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35554 - 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: Department of Homeland Security, $70,000; TO: Overtime - uniform, same amount. (This action budgets for the Department of Emergency Management Hazmat Training Grant.) Yea
10/09/17 Emergency Ordinance C35555 - Amending Ordinance No. C35490 regarding a moratorium on the relocation of off-premises signs into areas of Spokane having center and corridor zoning designations; and declaring an emergency. Yea
10/09/17 Emergency Ordinance C35556 - Amending Ordinance No. C35489 regarding a moratorium on the issuance of demolition permits in the Browne’s Addition neighborhood in south Spokane; approving a work plan; and declaring an emergency. Yea
10/09/17 Resolution 2017-0087 - Recognizing the Spokane Falls Building Heights Working Group report, which provides direction for future downtown planning activities as well as priorities involving future development code amendments. Yea
10/02/17 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35550 - 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 and Recreation Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $770,000; TO: Various accounts, same amount. and Golf Fund FROM: Parks and Recreation, $45,000; TO: Professional Services, same amount. (This action provides funding for several strategic investment projects from the Parks Excess Fund Balance.) Absent
10/02/17 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35551 - 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 and Recreation Fund FROM: Administration – Parks Planning – Project Employee, $22,086; TO: Various accounts, same amount. (This action creates an additional Parks Project Manager [from 0 to 1 position].) Absent
10/02/17 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35552 - 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, $495,778; TO: Various accounts, same amount. [This action allows for (1) a technical correction to provide additional appropriation for the pass through payment of Conservation Futures Funds to Asset Management for debt service payments on the purchase of the YMCA property and (2) additional expenditure authority for two fleet replacement vehicles.] Absent
10/02/17 Ordinance C35549 - Creating a licensing program for parklets and streateries in Spokane and establishing the fee structure for such licenses; enacting a new chapter 10.55 and a new section 8.2.0235 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Abstain
10/02/17 Resolution 2017-0084 - Resolution 2017-0084 approving the East Sprague Parking and Business Improvement Area ratepayer advisory board bylaws. Absent
10/02/17 Resolution 2017-0085 - Recognizing the YARD Redevelopment Master Plan as a written record of the community’s ongoing desire and effort to encourage and invest in development, job creation, and quality of life improvements in the YARD and surrounding area. Absent
10/02/17 Resolution 2017-0086 - Declaring Pacwest Machinery LLC (Spokane, WA) a sole source, without public bidding, for TYMCO, VOLVO Construction Equipment and OMCO parts to be purchased on an “as needed” basis for an annual estimated expenditure of $100,000 including tax. Absent
09/18/17 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35548 - 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: City Council FROM: Other Miscellaneous Charges, $1,000; TO: Operating Transfer out to Parks/Recreation, same amount. and Parks and Recreation fund FROM: Operating Transfer-In from General Fund, $1,000; TO: Advertising, same amount. (This action provides funds for public outreach and advertising of the City during the November 2 annual Fall Banquet festivities.) Yea
09/18/17 Ordinance C35546 - Creating a utility fee credit for nonprofit providers of long-term housing for developmentally disabled persons; enacting a new Chapter 13.12 of the Spokane Municipal Code; and specifying an effective date. Yea
09/18/17 Ordinance C35547 - Relating to Imprest Funds for the Police Department’s Patrol Anti-Crime Team (PACT); amending section 7.03.155 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
09/18/17 Resolution 2017-0081 - Providing for the assessment segregation of Post Street from 3rd Avenue to Main Avenue (Post Street Enhancement). (Riverside Neighborhood Council). Yea
09/18/17 Resolution 2017-0082 - Providing for the assessment segregation of 28th Avenue from Chestnut Street to Oak Street; 27th Avenue from Chestnut Street to Oak Street; 26th Avenue from Chestnut Street to East of Oak Street; Oak Street from 28th Avenue to 26th Avenue. (Latah/Hangman Valley Neighborhood Council). Yea
09/18/17 Resolution 2017-0083 - Permitting the use of unmanned aerial vehicles by the Spokane Fire Department to assist the Spokane Police Department and improve personnel and public safety during fire and crime scene investigations. Yea
09/11/17 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35540 - 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 FROM: DUI Candidate Court –Dept. of Justice, $18,000; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action allows budgeting for the DUI Candidate Court Grant.) Yea
09/11/17 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35541 - 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: Development Services Fund FROM: Unappropriated Reserves, $11,925; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action creates an additional Urban Forestry Specialist position [from 0 to 0.4 positions].) Yea
09/11/17 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35543 - 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 Financial Services, $20,300; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action creates an additional Buyer 1 position to support Fleet Department operations [from 2 to 3 positions].) Yea
09/11/17 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35544 - 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: Fleet Fund FROM: Fleet Services – Spokane Central Service Center Repairs/Maintenance Supplies, $45,255; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action creates additional Heavy Equipment Mechanic [2 new] and Equipment Servicer [1 new] positions to support Fleet Department operations.) Yea
09/11/17 Emergency Budget Ordinance C35545 - 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: Public Safety & Judicial Grant Fund FROM: Department of Transportation, $24,626; TO: Various Accounts, same amount. (This action budgets a grant award from the Department of Transportation for a Police Officer position effective October 1, 2017 [from 0 to 1 position].) Yea
09/11/17 Ordinance C35533 - Granting a non-exclusive franchise to use the public right-of-way to provide noncable telecommunications service to the public to Verizon Wireless (VAW) LLC, d/b/a Verizon Wireless, subject to certain conditions and duties as further provided. Yea
09/11/17 Resolution 2017-0079 - For the dedication of public Right-of-Way to multiple parcels. Yea
09/11/17 Resolution 2017-0080 - Declaring the City of Spokane’s intent regarding the integration of 911 Emergency Communication, Dispatch, Non-Emergency Crime Reporting and Emergency Communication. Yea
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. Absent
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. Absent
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.) Yea
06/26/17 Emergency Ordinance C35516 - Relating to human rights; amending section 18.01.050 of the Spokane Municipal Code; and declaring an emergency. Yea
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) Yea
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. Yea
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. Yea
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. Absent
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. Absent
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. Absent
06/19/17 Resolution 2017-0053 - Adopting the 2018-2023 Six-Year Comprehensive Street Program (as amended). Absent
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). Absent
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. Yea
05/15/17 Ordinance C35497 - Relating to disclosing intimate images; enacting a new section 10.06.044 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
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. Absent
05/01/17 Resolution 2017-0032 - Supporting the increased planting of ponderosa pine trees along highways in the Greater Spokane region. Absent
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. Absent
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.) Absent
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.) Absent
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.] Absent
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. Absent
03/13/17 Ordinance C35481 - Relating to the crime of vehicle trespass; enacting a new section 10.12.065 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Absent
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. Absent
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. Absent
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.) Absent
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.) Absent
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.) Absent
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. Absent
01/23/17 Resolution 2017-0006 - Providing for the regular meeting times for the City Council Committees and Study Session. Absent
01/23/17 Resolution 2017-0007 - Supporting the renewal and expansion of the Motion Picture Competitiveness Program. Absent
01/23/17 Resolution 2017-0008 - Supporting the joint Resolution with Spokane County adopting revised Airport Layout Plan. Absent
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. Yea
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.) Absent
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. Absent
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. Absent
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. Absent
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.) Yea
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). Yea
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. Yea
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). Yea
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. Yea
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) Yea
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) Yea
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. Yea
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. Yea
06/27/16 Ordinance C35407 - Approving an easement between the Park Board and Avista Corporation. Yea
06/27/16 Ordinance C35408 - Relating to the establishment of new exempt positions; amending section 3.07.330 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Yea
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. Yea
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. Yea
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. Yea
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. Yea
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. Absent
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. Absent
05/02/16 Resolution 2016-0042 - Concerning the City’s 2017 state legislative agenda. Absent
05/02/16 Resolution 2016-0043 - Amending the City’s 2016 federal legislative agenda. Absent
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. Absent
04/25/16 Ordinance C35381 - to the Municipal Court; amending section 5A.05.020 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Absent
04/25/16 Ordinance C35382 - relating to the Probation Department of the Municipal Court; amending section 3.01A.710 of the Spokane Municipal Code. Absent
04/25/16 Resolution 2016-0039 - regarding the encouragement of tiny houses in the City of Spokane. Absent
04/25/16 Resolution 2016-0040 - relating to the extension of a downtown parklet pilot project through summer, 2016. Absent
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.” Absent
03/21/16 Resolution 2016-0031 - approving the appointment of Dawn Kinder as the Community, Housing & Human Services Director for the City of Spokane. Absent
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. Yea
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.) Nay
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. Yea
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. Absent
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. Absent
09/14/15 Resolution 2015-0095 - Providing for the regular meeting times for the City Council Committees and Study Session. Absent
09/14/15 Resolution 2015-0097 - Approving the appointment of Katherine Miller as Director for Integrated Capital Management Department. Absent
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. Absent
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. Absent
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. Absent
09/14/15 Resolution 2015-0101 - Regarding amendments to the City’s Economic Development Strategy. Absent
09/14/15 Resolution 2015-0102 - Regarding the Citizen Transportation Advisory Board reviewing and prioritizing residential street projects. Absent
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.) Absent
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.) Absent
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. Absent
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. Absent
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.) Yea
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.) Yea
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. Nay
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. Yea
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. Yea
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). Yea
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. Yea
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.) Absent
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. Absent
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. Absent
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. Absent
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 Absent
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. Absent
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. Absent
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. Absent
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. Absent
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.) Absent
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.) Absent
02/23/15 Ordinance C35229 - Related to the Northeast Public Development Authority; amending Ordinance No. C34813 (to expand the number of board member positions). Absent
02/23/15 Resolution 2015-0016 - Designating the City of Spokane as a Purple Heart City. Absent
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. Absent
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). Absent
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 Absent
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. Absent
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 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. Yea
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. Yea
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. Yea
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. Absent
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. Absent
10/06/14 Resolution 2014-0097 - providing for the regular meeting times for the City Council Committees and Study Session. Absent
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. Absent
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. Nay
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. Absent
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. Absent
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. Absent
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. Absent
03/03/14 Resolution 2014-0021 - regarding the appointment of the members of the Targeted Investment Pilot Advisory Board. Absent
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. Absent
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. Absent
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. Absent
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.) Absent
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. Absent
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. Absent
11/18/13 Ordinance C35059 - Updating the annual City of Spokane property tax levy for 2014. Absent
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.) Yea
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. Yea
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. Yea
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. Yea
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. Nay
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. Yea
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) Yea
09/30/13 Ordinance C35034 - Relating to unlawful transit conduct; amending Spokane Municipal Code Section 10.10.100. Yea
09/30/13 Ordinance C35035 - Relating to sidewalk riding; and amending Spokane Municipal Code Section 16A.61.787. Yea
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. Yea
09/30/13 Ordinance C3504 - Extending the automated traffic camera systems program; amending SMC section 16A.64.260; and setting an effective date Yea
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. Yea
09/30/13 Resolution 2013-007 - Regarding allocation of funds from infractions issued with automated traffic safety cameras. Yea
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. Yea
09/30/13 Resolution 2013-0072 - Authorizing payment of the Salary Savings Plan retirement incentive for Deputy Fire Chief Bob Hanna— approximately $5,000. Yea
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. Nay
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.) Absent
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. Absent
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