Report trees in the street, signals without power, significant street flooding
Brian Coddington, Communications Director, 509.625.6740
Thursday, October 13, 2016 at 2:44 p.m.
With continued rain and wind in the forecast for overnight and tomorrow, the City of Spokane has tuned up emergency equipment like generators and chain saws, reviewed response plans, and confirmed the availability of extra crews, if needed.
Power outages, downed trees, and street flooding are possible during these conditions. The City asks citizens to report traffic signals without power, significant street flooding, and trees in the street to the My Spokane desk at 755.CITY (2489). Please note the specific location so crews can be directed to problem areas more easily.
The City also is providing the following tips for residents to stay safe:
Additionally, the City has alerted contractors to monitor street construction zones for possible flooding or other hazards caused by the storm.