News Releases for Friday, November 20, 2015

4 p.m.

Windstorm Recovery Update

4:48 p.m. - The Greater Spokane Department of Emergency Management (DEM) updates the community on the recovery status after Tuesday’s unprecedented windstorm.

City closures planned for Thanksgiving

4:37 p.m. - In observance of the Thanksgiving holiday, city facilities will be closed.


City extends free disposal of storm debris at WTE Facility, landfill

12:50 p.m. - The City of Spokane has decided to extend its free emergency tree and yard waste storm debris disposal through Sunday, Nov. 29.

11 a.m.

Extended Sunday Hours at Downtown and Shadle Libraries

11:42 a.m. - The Downtown and Shadle branches of Spokane Public Library will be open on Sunday, November 22 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. in response to the wind storm.