Latest Media Statements

Feb. 13

Mayor Brown Statement on Recent Officer Involved Shootings

8:04 a.m. - Mayor Lisa Brown issued a statement on the recent officer involved shootings.

Jan. 3

Mayor Brown's Statement Regarding Spokane Fire Department

1:59 p.m. - Mayor Lisa Brown releases statement regarding SFD

Dec. 5

CM Cathcart Responds to Council's 2024 Legislative Priorities

8:16 a.m. - Advocates for Tier 1 Legislative Priorities

Nov. 30

From The Desk of Council President Betsy Wilkerson

1:30 p.m. - Council President Betsy Wilkerson issued a statement regarding the dedication of service of Lori Kinnear.

Nov. 29

Mayor, Council Worked Closely To Develop Budget

9:48 a.m. - Woodward says ‘really collaborative process’ is a significant step

Nov. 15

Council President Responds To Spokane Police Chief Meidl's Resignation

4:45 p.m. - Council President Lori Kinnear issued a statement regarding the announcement that Spokane Police Chief Craig Meidl has made plans to resign.

'No one more committed to his community'

3:43 p.m. - Mayor says Meidl’s departure will leave significant void

Nov. 7

From The Desk of Council President Lori Kinnear

1:46 p.m. - Statement form Council President Lori Kinnear

Oct. 27

Mayor Woodward's Mother Passes Away

3:46 p.m. - Mayor to spend weekend with family, attending to mother’s affairs

Oct. 26

Mayor Taking Family Leave to Care for Terminally Ill Mother

10:45 a.m. - Mayor in contact with office, signature authority delegated to City Administrator