Dec. 23 at 3:04 p.m. - Purchase your 2016 Summer Season Pass and receive FREE parking every Monday.
Dec. 18 at 2:20 p.m. - Extending the Centennial Trail to the west past Kendall Yards provides a critical piece of bike and pedestrian infrastructure.
Dec. 16 at 2:45 p.m. - DOJ COPS noted significant progress its six-month progress reform as part of the collaborative reform process.
Dec. 16 at 10 a.m. - Thousands of news trees have been planted in Spokane through the initiative
Dec. 14 at 2:35 p.m. - Stay vigilant when it comes to holiday “hot spots”
Dec. 11 at 3:51 p.m. - Construction on Five Mile Road from Lincoln to Strong begins during the 2016 construction season
Dec. 8 at 4:06 p.m. - New bicycle and pedestrian trail will provide Spokane River views and complete a long-term vision for the Great Gorge of the Spokane River.
Dec. 8 at 2:57 p.m. - City crews are monitoring trees and puddles in advance of another anticipated windstorm.
Dec. 8 at 12:23 p.m. - Work begins on the couplet from 2nd Avenue to Main in 2016
Dec. 3 at 9:53 a.m. - Neighborhood Traffic Calming projects constructed
Dec. 2 at 10:54 a.m. - Humayun will serve for an initial term of three years
Nov. 23 at 5:03 p.m. - Here are helpful numbers if you need to repair a damaged roof, fence, or have other permitting needs.
Nov. 21 at 5:23 p.m. - Avista Utilities has mapped its anticipated service territory activity for the next 72 hours.
Nov. 19 at 3:40 p.m. - Thursday’s quarterly Public PAC meeting has been cancelled
Nov. 19 at 12:56 p.m. - Get information on where to find groceries, fuel, power, and warmth in Spokane in aftermath of major wind storm.
Nov. 19 at 10:10 a.m. - The Spokane Fire Department reminds the community of “lessons learned” from past power outages during winter months
Nov. 18 at 3:03 p.m. - City crews have mapped intersections that are without working signals throughout the city and are working to clear them
Nov. 18 at 8:19 a.m. - City crews have mapped all reported trees that have fallen on Spokane streets and are working to clear them.
Nov. 17 at 2:32 p.m. - The Winter Glow Spectacular opens Nov. 27
Nov. 16 at 11:14 a.m. - Pickup times for various neighborhoods are now posted
Nov. 13 at 3:40 p.m. - The 38th year of the Smoke Out is one tool to help people achieve a smoke-free lifestyle
Nov. 5 at 2:30 p.m. - Central Food has been a popular spot since it opened in Kendall Yards back in 2012
Nov. 3 at 4:01 p.m. - Mayor Condon’s 2016 budget proposes significant investments in public safety and streets.
Oct. 30 at 3:12 p.m. - Spokane’s 7th annual Turkey Bowl Flag Football Tournament kicks off November 20th-22nd
Oct. 29 at 12:54 p.m. - Checking your smoke alarm isn’t just about changing the battery
Oct. 28 at 2:49 p.m. - Spokane’s police and fire departments offer tips to keep you and your kids safe
Oct. 23 at 12:18 p.m. - The Division Street Triangle features new landscaping and artwork
Oct. 21 at 4:02 p.m. - This year’s winners highlight what makes Spokane such a compassionate city
Oct. 21 at 9:58 a.m. - Here’s what to do if you think a car has been abandoned
Oct. 20 at 10:46 a.m. - New installation of senior exercise equipment in Mission Park
Oct. 19 at 2:19 p.m. - Citizens can weigh in on building a vision for the busy area
Oct. 16 at 2:33 p.m. - Installation of a colorful public art project outside the Spokane Central Service Center enhances the Chief Garry Park Neighborhood
Oct. 15 at 10:08 a.m. - Greening Grant projects continue across the city
Oct. 14 at 9:25 a.m. - Spokane’s long-term economic outlook is “encouraging,” according to Mayor David Condon
Oct. 13 at 10:11 a.m. - City Council members get an up close look at $150 million in improvements underway at the Riverside Park Water Reclamation Facility
Oct. 12 at 4:54 p.m. - Parks and Recreation offers countless of winter adventures
Oct. 9 at 4:26 p.m. - Manito is one of Spokane’s premiere parks and we would like to partner with the community in caring for this urban oasis.
Oct. 9 at 3:39 p.m. - Spokane PGA Junior Golf team is publicly recognized for going undefeated this season and qualifying for post-season championships.
Oct. 9 at 2:30 p.m. - This year’s theme is Hear the BEEP where you SLEEP
Oct. 7 at 4:33 p.m. - Planting is underway in the Chief Garry neighborhood
Oct. 7 at 11:42 a.m. - See what’s coming during University District Month this October
Oct. 6 at 3:49 p.m. - The City is recognized for improvements in handling federal and state grant dollars.
Sept. 21 at 11:15 a.m. - Students in K-8 grades invited to send in their recycling poster concepts
Sept. 18 at 4:34 p.m. - We often neglect to adequately prepare for a major disaster.
Sept. 17 at 12:20 p.m. - The Fall Brawl is taking place at Dwight Merkel and Franklin Park sports complexes on October 16th, 17th, and 18th.
Sept. 16 at 3:41 p.m. - The City of Spokane Parks and Recreation Fall Volleyball League is “set” to start on October 5th. The registration deadline is 9/28.
Sept. 15 at 4:11 p.m. - Check out the City’s guide to opening your own business
Sept. 15 at 11:57 a.m. - The City is making changes to the utility bills it sends to improve communications and service to our customers.
Sept. 14 at 2:11 p.m. - Workshops this week focus on Smart Growth policies to spur development
Sept. 11 at 3:39 p.m. - Work on the massive memorial has begun outside the Spokane Arena
Sept. 10 at 4:59 p.m. - More great events are on tap this month all over town
Sept. 9 at 12:14 p.m. - Explore tree canopies and soar like an eagle with New Zipline Tours
Sept. 4 at 1:30 p.m. - Drop by City Hall Sept. 16 or send in your thoughts about the update
Sept. 3 at 10:36 a.m. - The City of Spokane is accepting donations for wildfire victims and firefighters
Sept. 1 at 5:23 p.m. - In September, a number of activities are focused on celebrating our greatest natural asset—the Spokane River!
Aug. 27 at 4:28 p.m. - There’s still a chance to make a splash!
Aug. 26 at 4:16 p.m. - The new access is free and open to the public; Parks and Recreation will host paddleboard tours out of the new access on September 5.
Aug. 26 at 2:22 p.m. - Tuscaloosa Fire Service learns from Spokane programs to address increasing number of non-emergency medical calls
Aug. 26 at 8:14 a.m. - After a nationwide search, the OPO Commission is considering Bob Breeden, Allen Huggins, and Raheel Humayun
Aug. 25 at 11:20 a.m. - The City of Spokane Parks and Recreation Fall Flag Football League kicks off September 4th and the registration deadline is 28th.
Aug. 20 at 4:34 p.m. - The City of Spokane Golf Courses are now offering the ability to reserve a golf tee time online and from your phone.
Aug. 20 at 2:18 p.m. - Brighten up your property with some beautiful flowers from the Manito Fall Plant Sale
Aug. 19 at 4:13 p.m. - The City of Spokane Parks and Recreation Fall Softball League is right around the corner, get you team registered by September 1st
Aug. 18 at 3:26 p.m. - The City is once again providing free trees for Spokane residents this fall
Aug. 17 at 3:38 p.m. - The City of Spokane Parks and Recreation teams up with SpokAnimal to give the last swim of the season to the dogs.
Aug. 17 at 10:39 a.m. - There’s still time to sign up and take the Spokane Public Library’s challenge
Aug. 13 at 2:35 p.m. - City isn’t soliciting funds to pay for its lawsuit against Monsanto
Aug. 7 at 3:52 p.m. - Wall Street improvements will help keep the Spokane River healthy
Aug. 7 at 10:20 a.m. - Have questions about SPD’s complaint process? Here’s what you need to know.
Aug. 6 at 4:43 p.m. - Summer festivities continue with the Garland Street Fair, Logan Neighborhood Block Party and more
Aug. 6 at 12:26 p.m. - The first-ever Chinese Lantern Festival in Spokane is coming this September!
Aug. 6 at 9:57 a.m. - SPD’s Enhancing the Survival Mindset women’s self-defense class offers participants hands-on self-defense and safety awareness training.
Aug. 5 at 12:35 p.m. - The First phase of Monroe and Lincoln construction begins
Aug. 5 at 11:33 a.m. - “The Taming of the Shrew” is coming to Riverfront Park! We're excited to be hosting Montana Shakespeare in the Parks performance on 08/23/05
Aug. 3 at 12:19 p.m. - City of Spokane seeking feedback on the Main Street concept
July 24 at 4:42 p.m. - This project includes additional parking! Come see the future plans for Main Street between Bernard and Pine.
July 23 at 3:40 p.m. - A sewer main project provides a chance to update the surface design of the pedestrian-friendly Wall Street
July 22 at 11:10 a.m. - First annual TEAM Conference July 28-29 to highlight collaboration between first responders and mental health professionals.
July 17 at 4:40 p.m. - Swim lesson scholarships made possible by a partnership with USA Swimming Foundation and Spokane Parks Foundation
July 17 at 11:25 a.m. - Come down to Riverfront Park on July 25th to ride and celebrate our carrousel, a National and Spokane treasure!
July 15 at 2:33 p.m. - Spokane police are working collaboratively with citizens to increase public trust
July 10 at 2:49 p.m. - Project will include installation of water lines and rebuilding of Hartson Avenue
July 10 at 11:03 a.m. - Chinese sky lanterns have become increasingly popular but are illegal in Spokane
July 9 at 3:42 p.m. - Parks crews will clean the area below Cliff Drive overlook
July 9 at 12:11 p.m. - Water is a precious resource, and this summer it’s obvious that we take steps to conserve
July 6 at 10:23 a.m. - This project includes stormwater improvements and porous asphalt bicycle lanes
July 2 at 2:05 p.m. - A Combined Sewer Overflow (CSO) tank will reduce pollutants in Latah Creek and improve road conditions in the Latah Valley neighborhood
July 2 at 12:39 p.m. - Swim lessons are open for registration for toddler through level 3, starting July 6th.
July 1 at 2:46 p.m. - This project includes pedestrian improvements and grind and overlay
July 1 at 12:36 p.m. - The Federal Trade Commission and HUD have teamed up to increase awareness of Section 8 scam websites
June 30 at 3:14 p.m. - Trees are part of the construction process, too
June 30 at 2:37 p.m. - The City Council has posted a draft policy for Earned Safe and Sick Leave
June 30 at 10:16 a.m. - Learn all you need to know if you want to own a goat in Spokane
June 24 at 4:56 p.m. - Recruiting is underway for three seats on the independent citizen Police Ombudsman Commission.
June 24 at 2:34 p.m. - Spokane Parking Enforcement's guidelines for parking during special events
June 24 at 11:51 a.m. - The project will rehab the street and includes stormwater improvements and pedestrian lighting
June 23 at 10:18 a.m. - This year’s celebration will extend over a period of three days, from July 3-5
June 23 at 8:55 a.m. - The average number of fireworks-caused fires has declined significantly since 1993
June 19 at 11:21 a.m. - Neighborhoods are applying for the next round of Greening Neighborhoods Grants
June 19 at 10:41 a.m. - Applications from City residents are being sought to fill openings the independent citizen Police Ombudsman Commission.
June 18 at 4:48 p.m. - City Council removes two from the independent citizen Police Ombudsman Commission
June 17 at 2:18 p.m. - An upcoming forum for landlords and property owners is part of Homes for Spokane’s Heroes
June 17 at 12:21 p.m. - The Fire Marshal has issued burn restrictions due to hot, dry conditions in Spokane
June 10 at 10:36 a.m. - YPI helps build more positive relationships between participating youth, the community and law enforcement
June 9 at 4:44 p.m. - The City of Spokane is seeking input from residents
June 5 at 11:32 a.m. - Construction will shut down the main airport runway starting June 8th
June 2 at 10:19 a.m. - The City of Spokane has partnered with Neighborhood Councils to help fund community based projects that benefit low and moderate income residents
May 28 at 9:20 a.m. - The City of Spokane has a NEW process for submitting applications for classified City positions
May 27 at 10:41 a.m. - The Spokane Public Library will offer extracurricular activities for children and families Wednesday
May 18 at 10:15 a.m. - Parks and Recreation is looking for feedback on the design and location of a new wheel/skatepark
May 14 at 4:28 p.m. - Bids are currently being accepted for the former reserve center
May 13 at 2:29 p.m. - Phase II of work on High Drive is beginning
May 13 at 12:18 p.m. - Urban landscaping and other developments are planned around the future University District bridge
May 8 at 2:38 p.m. - Since August 2014, vehicles with four or more unpaid parking tickets have been eligible for the boot
May 7 at 5 p.m. - 13-year-old Seth Tibbs submitted the winning entry in the 2015 Manhole Cover Art contest
May 6 at 3:27 p.m. - The Commute of the Century Legislative Ride will take cyclists around Spokane’s Perry District
April 27 at 2:48 p.m. - A work group will provide recommendations to City Council on sick leave policy for Spokane
April 24 at 2:56 p.m. - The City was recognized again as a Tree City USA Friday and several neighborhoods were honored for their Greening Grants projects.
April 21 at 2 p.m. - The City is preparing to repair aging Downtown sidewalks to make them safer
April 20 at 2:15 p.m. - Plantings have begun and there’s still time to apply for new Greening Grants
April 16 at 8:57 a.m. - Spokane Police will host Citizens Academy classes starting in May
April 14 at 3:11 p.m. - The group ride and/or self-guided tour is part of Bike to Work Week
April 8 at 4:25 p.m. - Mobius Science Center begins its stay at the Downtown Library
April 8 at 3:51 p.m. - Traffic Calming Project Construction Begins as New Applications are Reviewed
April 6 at 4:16 p.m. - We have expanded the annual Inland Northwest Fair Housing Conference set for April 23.
April 3 at 3:42 p.m. - The City continues its push to end veteran homelessness
March 31 at 7:11 a.m. - Utility customers should be aware of scammers claiming to represent City utilities who threaten to shut off water unless immediate payment is made.
March 27 at 9:53 a.m. - The 4th Annual Spokane Bike Swap is April 11 & 12
March 25 at 10:59 a.m. - Join hundreds of volunteers for this year’s Cleaning from the Core on April 25.
March 25 at 10:09 a.m. - Wednesday marks the anniversary of one of the deadliest industrial disasters in U.S. history.
March 24 at 4:31 p.m. - The City is testing two membrane treatment systems at its Riverside Park Water Reclamation Facility as part of a $100 million upgrade.
March 18 at 2:34 p.m. - A tree giveaway this spring and fall is part of the Residential Tree Program.
March 18 at 11:47 a.m. - Construction on a combined sewer tank at High Drive & Hatch Road set to begin in the spring
March 18 at 10:01 a.m. - The Spokane Police North Hillyard Precinct gives SPD a stronger presence on the north side of the city.
March 16 at 3:18 p.m. - Construction season officially kicked off Monday and two projects are already getting underway.
March 13 at 2:58 p.m. - The public input period is underway for the plans that will guide the Community, Housing and Human Services (CHHS) Department.
March 11 at 4:02 p.m. - The Huffington Post is highlighting the Community Cameras program
March 11 at 11:04 a.m. - A proposal is aimed at removing a hurdle for small businesses
March 10 at 12:25 p.m. - The City is looking for feedback on plans for Phase II of the Downtown Bicycle Network.
March 9 at 9:53 a.m. - Neighbors, Spokane Police and the City of Spokane are working together to reduce crime and improve the East Sprague neighborhood.
March 4 at 12:13 p.m. - The City is looking to fill openings on the Northeast Public Development Authority (NEPDA) Board.
March 2 at 4:20 p.m. - Watch the annual State of the City address live and online.
March 2 at 12:50 p.m. - Select Spokane offers free tools for businesses looking for space
Feb. 25 at 3:28 p.m. - A 2017 project will improve safety, enhance the streetscape, and reconfigure traffic
Feb. 25 at 9:42 a.m. - The improved Spokane Convention Center offers much more space and gorgeous views of the river.
Feb. 23 at 9:54 a.m. - The campaign offers several tips to keep you and your children safe from burn injuries.
Feb. 20 at 10:04 a.m. - Request for Proposals
Feb. 13 at 11:14 a.m. - Work is being done to improve the CDBG neighborhood program for the 2015-2016 year.
Feb. 11 at 4:05 p.m. - Students are invited to enter our manhole cover art contest; Deadline is March 30
Feb. 6 at 9:47 a.m. - The City is working to identify new projects and sidewalk locations with neighborhood councils.
Feb. 3 at 2:16 p.m. - National Association of Clean Water Agencies recognizes Mayor for Integrated Clean Water Plan
Feb. 3 at 12:48 p.m. - The leading cause of dryer fires is failure to clean them.
Jan. 29 at 8 a.m. - The City is looking for feedback on the proposed updates.
Jan. 28 at 5:02 p.m. - The Spokane Police Department's first-ever Jr. Police Academy was a huge success. Approximately 600 kids and 1,500 total people packed the event.
Jan. 27 at 8 a.m. - Neighborhoods can apply for more grants starting March 1.
Jan. 20 at 10:53 a.m. - The Office of Neighborhood Services is offering three Traffic Calming Workshops in January.
Jan. 13 at 4:22 p.m. - Martin Luther King Jr. Day provides us with an opportunity get involved
Jan. 13 at 3:23 p.m. - Children of all ages are invited to River Park Square Jan. 24 for the free, educational event.
Jan. 12 at 10:15 a.m. - Carbon monoxide safety is especially important during the winter months.
Jan. 9 at 10:43 a.m. - City to sell bonds for Riverfront Park work, refinance other bonds to gain savings for street work
Jan. 2 at 10:22 a.m. - The City of Spokane is being honored by the Road Runners Club of America