Blog Posts for September 2017

Sept. 26

City of Spokane Releases Draft Housing Quality Code

2:15 p.m. - Share your thoughts and ask questions about the draft housing quality code during an upcoming Facebook Live Q&A!

Sept. 22

En Plein Air Outdoor Art Event

4:39 p.m. - Celebrate National Public Lands Weekend by joining an informal En Plein Air (open air) sketching/painting event at Highbridge Park on October 1.

Sept. 20

Budget feedback needed

10:17 a.m. - Draft 2018 budget prioritizes streets, public safety

Sept. 19

Help a New Test Map Support Responsible Investments

5:13 p.m. - Development Factors map tool helps citizens understand where new development could occur throughout the city based on existing information.

Sept. 18

Mayor's Urban Design Awards People’s Choice Award Voting Begins

10:30 a.m. - Watch 1:35 - Voting starts September 18th and runs through October 6th.

Sept. 14

Code Changes Brings New Life to Neighborhoods

5:11 p.m. - Watch 2:29 - The City of Spokane wants to make it easier for developers to restore vacant or deteriorating buildings in our neighborhoods.

Officers Tackle Domestic Violence

2:33 p.m. - Watch 1:59 - Special Unit Targets Abusers

Sept. 12

Free Trees Now Available from City of Spokane Urban Forestry

3:47 p.m. - Neighborhood Tree Program is giving away 1,000 trees. Get yours today.

Give Real Change for Homeless

2:54 p.m. - Watch 7:00 - Campaign Encourages Giving to Programs

Sept. 11

Updating the Demolition and Historic Preservation Ordinance

5:04 p.m. - Council Member Lori Kinnear is proposing a new demolition and historic preservation ordinance.

Spokane Police Department Hosting Five Hiring Workshops

11:53 a.m. - Are you interested in becoming a police officer?

SE Sports Complex Information & Public Comment

10:39 a.m. - City of Spokane Parks & Recreation is working with the neighborhood and KXLY to improve the SE Sports Complex

Sept. 8

Fall Cleaning From the Corridor

3:40 p.m. - Volunteers will fill the Bemiss neighborhood this October for the fall Cleaning From the Corridor Event!

Sept. 6

City Updating Sign Code

6 p.m. - Chat with a Planner about the updated signage regulations next week!

Bosch Lot Update & Next Steps September 2017

2:13 p.m. - Parks & Recreation is ending the RCO public comment period early to have deeper analysis and ask bigger questions of the lot’s future

New Badges Honor 9-11 Victims

10:18 a.m. - Watch 1:10 - Police buy new badges commemorating 9-11

City of Spokane Selling Normandie Complex

8:58 a.m. - Normandie Complex for sale for $4,250,000.

Sept. 4

Spokane’s Signs of the Times

2 p.m. - Watch 2:29 - Spokane city officials discourage giving money to panhandlers