Patrick S. Byrne Park, Webster Park Closed

Citizens reminded to stay safe, keep away from downed trees

Monique Cotton, Communications and Marketing, Spokane Parks & Recreation, 509.435.1866,

Thursday, November 19, 2015 at 2:26 p.m.

City of Spokane crews continue to assess damage as a result of the windstorm on November 17th. Due to safety concerns presented by downed trees, Patrick S. Byrne Park, located near Walton and Lidgerwood in north Spokane, is closed.¬†Additionally, Webster Park, located near Walton & “I” St., also in north Spokane is closed.

These parks have been cordoned off and community members are urged to stay away due to downed trees, downed power lines and other safety concerns.

A number of parks have been impacted by the storm and as crews continue to assess damage, other park and park facility closures are possible.

To view a map of City of Spokane Parks, click here.

Other Parks and Recreation Division Closures/Cancellations:

  • The Riverfront Park Ice Palace is closed.
  • All classes are cancelled at the Corbin Art Center.¬†The Mom, Dad’s & Me: Turkey Jubilee Class #32406 is still scheduled for Saturday, November 21, at 9:30 am but is subject to cancellation if power is not restored.
  • The Zumba course at the Masonic Lodge is cancelled.
  • All courses held at Spokane Public Schools facilities are cancelled, including Therapeutic Recreation power lifting and sports programs.
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