City of Spokane

Spokane Municipal Code

***Note: Many local criminal codes can now be located under Chapter 10.60 SMC while others are now cited under the Revised Code of Washington (RCW), which was incorporated into the municipal code in 2022. (See SMC 10.58.010). Code Enforcement, including Noise Control and Animal Regulations are located in Chapters 10.62 through 10.74.

Title 17C
Chapter 17C.190
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(Select All) Title 17C Land Use Standards

(Select All) Chapter 17C.190 Use Category Descriptions

Article I. Introduction to the Use Categories

Section 17C.190.010 Purpose
Section 17C.190.020 Category Titles
Section 17C.190.030 Classification of Uses

Article II. Residential Categories

Section 17C.190.100 Group Living
Section 17C.190.110 Residential Household Living

Article III. Commercial Categories

Section 17C.190.200 Adult Business
Section 17C.190.210 Commercial Outdoor Recreation
Section 17C.190.220 Commercial Parking
Section 17C.190.230 Drive-through Facility
Section 17C.190.240 Major Event Entertainment
Section 17C.190.245 Mobile Food Vending
Section 17C.190.250 Office
Section 17C.190.255 Public Parking Lot
Section 17C.190.260 Quick Vehicle Servicing
Section 17C.190.270 Retail Sales and Service
Section 17C.190.280 Mini-storage Facilities
Section 17C.190.290 Vehicle Repair

Article IV. Industrial Categories

Section 17C.190.300 High Impact Use
Section 17C.190.310 Industrial Service
Section 17C.190.320 Manufacturing and Production
Section 17C.190.330 Railroad Yards
Section 17C.190.340 Warehouse and Freight Movement
Section 17C.190.350 Waste-related
Section 17C.190.360 Wholesale Sales

Article V. Institutional Categories

Section 17C.190.400 Basic Utilities
Section 17C.190.410 Colleges
Section 17C.190.420 Community Services
Section 17C.190.430 Daycare
Section 17C.190.450 Medical Centers
Section 17C.190.460 Parks and Open Areas
Section 17C.190.470 Religious Institutions
Section 17C.190.480 Schools

Article VI. Other Categories

Section 17C.190.500 Agriculture
Section 17C.190.510 Aviation and Surface Passenger Terminals
Section 17C.190.520 Detention Facilities
Section 17C.190.530 Essential Public Facilities
Section 17C.190.540 Mining
Section 17C.190.550 Wireless Communication Facilities
Section 17C.190.560 Rail Lines and Utility Corridors