Blog Stories for 2017
Yesterday at 3:36 p.m. - Comments - Sign up for permit alerts and stay up to date on construction in your neighborhood.
Yesterday at 3:06 p.m. - Comments - How the City’s economic development team is helping grow business activity.
Yesterday at 2:37 p.m. - Comments - Find out how you can help Spokane house 100 youth in 100 days.
Yesterday at 11:39 a.m. - Comments - The 2017 Strategic Plan provides the framework for operations, work performance, and focus for every SPD employee.
Yesterday at 9:07 a.m. - Watch 9:51 - Comments - The City launched an enhanced arterial street repair program to get a handle on weather-related damage
May 24 at 3:22 p.m. - Comments - Spokane’s Urban Forestry Citizen Advisory Committee & the Spokane Ponderosa Network are hosting a contest to raise awareness of the Ponderosa Pine.
May 23 at 4:29 p.m. - Comments - City of Spokane considering expansion of their Parklet and Streateries Program.
May 22 at 9:29 a.m. - Comments - This event is a special thank you to all the citizens that donate their time as law enforcement volunteers.
May 19 at 3:54 p.m. - Comments - Don’t miss your chance to experience this garden while the lilacs are in full bloom!
May 19 at 2:37 p.m. - Comments - The City is studying the Spokane Municipal Code pertaining to building heights on Spokane Falls Blvd.
May 18 at 5:25 p.m. - Comments - Program aims to register the City’s 3,000 delinquent businesses.
May 17 at 3:07 p.m. - Comments - East Central Community Center will be transferring operations next year. Join us at the ECCC Request for Proposal Community Meeting
May 5 at 11:04 a.m. - Comments - Before plugging your meter check the timestay limit.
May 4 at 1:57 p.m. - Comments - Park walkway improvements are underway at Comstock Park as part of a citywide installation and repair project.
May 4 at 10:29 a.m. - Comments - Read this blog before heading downtown this weekend.
May 3 at 12:23 p.m. - Comments - Construction to add a third level of treatment at the Riverside Park Water Reclamation Facility trumps all other projects in size and scope.
May 1 at 3:15 p.m. - Comments - In the month of May, SCRAPS will be waiving late fees and fines for those licensing their pets.
April 24 at 3:51 p.m. - Comments - Local businesses donate over $10,000 for local nonprofits.
April 24 at 3:07 p.m. - Comments - Minimum special events general liability insurance changes to $1 million.
April 24 at 2:04 p.m. - Comments - The revitalization of East Sprague will boost the business district and improve the public infrastructure.
April 21 at 3:52 p.m. - Comments - Happy Earth Day! Find out how the City is saving money and the environment.
April 17 at 3:14 p.m. - Comments - Learn about the City of Spokane pilot program, Spokane Matters.
April 17 at 2:52 p.m. - Comments - The City is seeking to transfer the operation of the ECCC by January 1, 2018.
April 14 at 2:45 p.m. - Comments - It’s not too late to volunteer for a Spokane Gives project.
April 12 at 3:29 p.m. - Comments - With Continuum of Care, people experiencing homelessness are provided services that target their barriers and needs to achieving housing stability
April 11 at 3:29 p.m. - Comments - Following a busy snow season, the City is seeking feedback from citizens on how to improve its snow response.
April 4 at 6:23 p.m. - Comments - The GU basketball team made their way home today!
April 3 at 4:15 p.m. - Comments - We look forward to seeing Mayor Pam Hemminger of Chapel Hill, N.C. wear Gonzaga blue!
April 3 at 2:55 p.m. - Comments - Sprague Avenue revitalization starts today!
March 31 at 3:42 p.m. - Comments - The pay-by-phone parking meter option is coming back!
March 31 at 3:10 p.m. - Comments - City joins state program that encourages citizens fix vehicle leaks.
March 29 at 1:53 p.m. - Comments - With any high-profile project, some inaccuracies eventually spring up and spread. Here are a few we’ve come across.
March 29 at 11:53 a.m. - Comments - Spokane Gives volunteers to help clean Monroe Street and Emerson-Garfield neighborhood.
March 28 at 2:51 p.m. - Watch 1:38 - Comments - April is #SpokaneGives month. Positively impact the Spokane community during Spokane Gives month.
March 28 at 2:08 p.m. - Comments - Spokane will see $100 million in new construction projects this year.
March 24 at 3:52 p.m. - Comments - CSO 26 will help create a Cleaner River Faster.
March 21 at 5:22 p.m. - Comments - City warning citizens about Spokane River dangers.
March 20 at 4:20 p.m. - Comments - April is #SpokaneGives month. Give back to your community during Spokane Gives.
March 13 at 4:39 p.m. - Comments - Spokane Ride to Care connects patients to the right healthcare resources.
March 8 at 4:45 p.m. - Comments - Historic Preservation Office helps uncover Spokane’s history.
March 6 at 5:05 p.m. - Comments - Fairchild Air Force Base celebrates 75 years of service!
March 3 at 5:05 p.m. - Comments - The City of Spokane celebrates the opening of Open Doors shelter.
March 3 at 4:42 p.m. - Comments - Spokane Solid Waste Collection and Spokane Police Department are joining forces.
March 2 at 9:29 a.m. - Comments - Construction is slated to begin in mid-March on this long-awaited connection for pedestrians and cyclists.
Feb. 28 at 5:05 p.m. - Comments - The 2017 Annual Action Plan Addresses Community, Housing, and Homelessness. Share your input by April 5th!
Feb. 27 at 11:59 a.m. - Comments - Share your feedback on the Shaping Spokane plan!
Feb. 24 at 2:36 p.m. - Comments - Are you interested in becoming a firefighter?
Feb. 24 at 9:21 a.m. - Comments - We need your feedback on the Shaping Spokane plan!
Feb. 23 at 4:20 p.m. - Comments - City officials visited three cities to learn about their homeless services.
Feb. 21 at 4:37 p.m. - Comments - City of Spokane Urban Forestry has begun selectively preserving standing dead trees around the city as wildlife trees.
Feb. 15 at 4:20 p.m. - Comments - City of Spokane building its largest CSO tank ever!
Feb. 7 at 11:37 a.m. - Comments - The Shaping Spokane plan is headed to a Plan Commission hearing.
Feb. 6 at 2:50 p.m. - Comments - Registration for the 2017 Inland Northwest Fair Housing Conference is open!
Jan. 30 at 11:38 a.m. - Comments - City of Spokane offering free public safety testing
Jan. 24 at 2:40 p.m. - Comments - City of Spokane Parks & Recreation has teamed up with Spokane’s Nordic community to create a cross-country ski track at Dwight Merkel Sports Complex.
Jan. 23 at 5:17 p.m. - Comments - MOD Pizza is part of Spokane's amazing family of restaurants, and we want YOUR new restaurant to be the latest member.
Jan. 20 at 11:43 a.m. - Comments - Homeless Connect, will connect homeless individuals with service providers
Jan. 20 at 9:02 a.m. - Comments - North Spokane Corridor funded for construction between 2017 and 2029.
Jan. 18 at 10:51 a.m. - Comments - Wastewater crews are working to deal with standing water as snow melts
Jan. 13 at 2:22 p.m. - Comments - Curate a personalized gift just for your sweetheart at The Friends of Manito’s “Violets and Valentines!" event.
Jan. 10 at 4:21 p.m. - Comments - Please remove cars from downtown parking.
Jan. 4 at 3:13 p.m. - Comments - Martin Luther King Jr. Day provides us with an opportunity get involved