Urban Farming

Amendments to the City of Spokane's Municipal Code to allow Market Gardens and small livestock keeping were passed by the City Council on March 24, 2014 and go into effect on May 9, 2014.

To find rules on animal keeping in the Spokane Municipal Code, see Chapter 17C.310.

Market Garden rules are in Spokane Municipal Code Chapter 17C.380.

For help interpreting the code or finding out your zone, please contact staff in Planning and Development, 509.625.6300 or pdsinfo@spokanecity.org.

If you are looking for information on small livestock certification courses offered by WSU, visit the WSU Rural Living page.

If you would like more information on the legislative process, please contact Ben Stuckart, Council President at bstuckart@spokanecity.org or 509.625.6255.

Contact Information

Ben Stuckart
Council President