Presidents' Day is a Parking Meter Holiday

Marlene Feist, 509.625.6505

Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at 10:54 a.m.

Parking meters don’t have to be plugged on Monday, Feb. 18, because of the Presidents’ Day holiday. City of Spokane offices, however, are open as usual on Monday, and garbage pickup and curbside recycling will proceed on a normal schedule.

The Spokane City Council briefing session and legislative meeting have been cancelled for Monday, Feb. 18. The Council will meet next on Monday, Feb. 25, at 3:30 and 6 p.m. in the City Council Chambers in the lower level of City Hall, 808 W. Spokane Falls Blvd. Meetings also are shown live on CityCable 5, the City’s government-access cable station, and on the web at

The Ice Ribbon, SkyRide and Looff Carrousel in Riverfront Spokane will have normal operating hours on Presidents’ Day. Check the City’s web site for additional information. Spokane Public Library branches will operate on a normal schedule on Presidents’ Day. Free public tours at the City’s Waste to Energy Facility on Presidents’ Day; call 509.625.6580 or email to make a reservation.

Meanwhile, the City’s Municipal Court employees will be working and are available by phone on Monday, Feb. 18, but since the County Courthouse Building will be closed on that day, the court isn’t available for walk-in customers.