Local Issues

To leave a question or comment, please fill out the Ask the Mayor contact form using the button at the bottom of this page. This form allows you to send a message to the Mayor’s Office regarding local matters. Due to the volume of messages we receive, we are not always able to respond to each email, but we do read every comment.

Judicial/Legal Issues

As a local official, Mayor Woodward cannot provide legal assistance or advice, nor does she have the authority to intervene in matters involving the judicial branch of government. The Mayor has no jurisdiction in most of these matters and cannot get involved because of the separation of powers.

County Issues

As the elected official for the City of Spokane, Mayor Woodward does not have any jurisdiction over agencies or issues outside of municipal boundaries.

To contact Commissioner Al French or Commissioner Josh Kerns or Commissioner Mary Kuney.

State Issues

As a local official, Mayor Woodward does not have any jurisdiction over issues decided upon by Governor Inslee, Washington State Senators and Representatives, or other state agencies.

To contact Governor Jay Inslee or Washington State Senators or Washington State Representatives.

Federal Issues

As a local official, Mayor Woodward does not have any jurisdiction over the federal agencies handling issues like social security, national policy, or unemployment. Washington's U.S. Senators and Representatives handle federal issues on behalf of citizens every day and are available to assist you.

To contact Senator Patty Murray or Senator Maria Cantwell or Congresswoman Cathy McMorris Rodgers.

All correspondence with Mayor Woodward or the Mayor's Office could be subject to public disclosure, pursuant to Ch. 42.56 RCW.


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Mayor Nadine Woodward
Spokane City Hall
808 W. Spokane Falls Blvd.
Spokane, WA 99201

509.625.6250