Chapter 4, Transportation, Text Amendment

Application/Permit Number: Z20-045COMP

Address: Citywide

Parcels: N/A

Size: N/A

Location: Various City Rights-of-Way (Streets, etc.)

Neighborhood: Citywide

Proposed Amendments: New Text

What's Happening Now

This application was accepted into the 2019/2020 Comprehensive Plan Amendment Work Program by City Council on March 2, 2020 (see Resolution 2020-0014). The applicant has supplied all of the required application materials for full review of the proposal. All required public and agency comment periods have been completed as of August 2020.

City staff has concluded their review of the applications and has issued Staff Reports (PDF 2.6 MB) for each, provided in the links below. Also, the City issued SEPA Determinations (PDF 213 KB) for each application.

The public hearing for the applications will be held online on the WebEx platform and will be televised on Channel 5. Testimony will be taken during the hearing from those interested in speaking on the applications.

Public Hearing of the Spokane Plan Commission

Hearing Notice (PDF 115 KB)

September 9, 2020 starting at 4:00 PM

For connection details and the agenda, see the Plan Commission page. You can also request connection information from Kevin Freibott by emailing

Please see SMC 17G.020 for details as to the procedure for Comprehensive Plan Amendments.


City of Spokane – Primary Contact: Ms. Inga Note, Integrated Capital Management


A proposed amendment to the text of Chapter 4, Map TR-12, Arterial Network Map to add additional language regarding pedestrian and vehicle safety at ungated, at-grade railroad crossings. An example of one such crossing is provided under Related Documents below. This project is a City-sponsored application for a 2019/2020 Comprehensive Plan Land Use Amendment.

The exact text of the amendment is still under development. Details will be provided here once they are available. If you wish to ask questions about the process or the current text of the amendment, please contact Ms. Inga Note in Integrated Capital Management.

Related Documents

Contact Information

City of Spokane
Department of Neighborhood and Planning Services
808 W Spokane Falls Blvd
Spokane, WA 99201

Kevin Freibott
Assistant Planner II