News Releases for Monday, March 31, 2014

6 p.m.

Council majority calls veto costly for citizens

6:12 p.m. - City Council President Ben Stuckart and Councilmembers Jon Snyder, Amber Waldref, and Candace Mumm stood in support of sensible planning.

Council requests input on budget priorities

6 p.m. - The City Council developed a list of budget principles for 2015 to help guide the City Administration in the budget’s development


Mayor vetoes urban growth ordinance

12:16 p.m. - Mayor Condon announced a joint development agreement with the County Commissioners to improve the process of bringing jobs and opportunity to Spokane.

Repeat offender and 12-time convicted felon arrested in stolen car

Noon - 29-year-old Thomas Curd booked for Possession of Stolen Motor Vehicle, Attempt to Elude and 2nd Degree Trafficking Stolen Property.

11 a.m.

Businesses recognized for wastewater management

11:07 a.m. - The City of Spokane is recognizing businesses that have excelled in the management of wastewater generated as part of their processes.

10 a.m.

SPD officer arrested and cited for DUI

10:15 a.m. - Officer Mike Russo was arrested, cited and released for Driving Under the Influence (DUI). The Washington State Patrol is investigating this incident.