Blog Posts for May 2016

May 26

Save some space for the taxis!

4:37 p.m. - City Parking Enforcement is reminding drivers about fees for parking in a taxi zone

May 25

Next round of Monroe/Lincoln improvements begin

11:21 a.m. - Work is getting underway between Main and 2nd Avenues

May 24

The 2017 Comprehensive Plan Update

2:42 p.m. - The City kicks off the official review and adoption process for the 2017 update to the Comprehensive Plan.

May 20

Main Avenue is getting a makeover

4:17 p.m. - Over $160,000 will be invested on West Main Avenue between Washington and Pine Streets

Improving access to safe, quality, and affordable housing in Spokane

11:37 a.m. - The Mayor’s Housing Quality Task Force (HQT) has begun meeting to solve housing issues in Spokane.

May 19

Local Boy Scouts create new “totem” pole along Northwest Boulevard

10:25 a.m. - The new pole replaces the original created by Boy Scouts decades ago

May 17

Seeking Citizens to Help Define North Monroe Corridor Project

4:28 p.m. - 2018 project designed to improve safety, enhance the streetscape, reconfigure traffic, and promote economic health.

Rehabilitating the homes of low-income families

9:38 a.m. - Check out this success story from one of the City’s nonprofit partners, SNAP

May 16

Restaurant Success Story: Manito Tap House

1:52 p.m. - Manito Tap House is part of Spokane's amazing family of restaurants, and we want YOUR new restaurant to be the latest member

May 9

Local girl becomes honorary Spokane Police Officer, nabs the bad guy

3:26 p.m. - Watch 8:50 - Make-A-Wish and SPD helped make 7-year-old Sierra Shank’s dream come true

May 6

Filling a gap in caring for Spokane’s homeless

2:45 p.m. - Watch 21:19 - The City of Spokane and its partners are working to enable round-the-clock emergency shelter access in Spokane, regardless of time and temperature.

May 5

CFTC transforms the East Sprague Corridor

3:57 p.m. - Watch 1:23 - More than 500 volunteers lent a hand for Cleaning from the Corridor!

May 4

FREE Day Passes on Mother’s Day at Riverfront Park!

3:30 p.m. - Riverfront Park has a treat for all moms this Mother’s Day!

Riverfront Park is celebrating National Train Day

3 p.m. - Come to Riverfront Park May 9 to celebrate National Train Day

May 2

EMS Levy renewal passes

12:15 p.m. - A thank you from the Spokane Fire Department