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 12
Chapter 12.03
Section 12.03.0612

Title 12 Public Ways and Property

Chapter 12.03 Airport Regulations

Article V. Impoundment of Motor Vehicles

Section 12.03.0612 Impoundment of Vehicles – Towing Service

Whenever an airport security officer finds a vehicle stopped, parked, left standing, or unattended in violation of this joint ordinance, or any of the rules and regulations promulgated by the Spokane airport board where the board has declared the same to constitute an immediate hazard or potential hazard to the public safety, or where a vehicle is found unattended in such a position that it constitutes an obstruction of traffic, or so as to endanger any user or potential user of the public streets or ways open to the public on the Spokane International Airport, or jeopardize the public safety, then said officer is authorized to remove and tow away the vehicle, or to have the same removed and towed away by a commercial towing service authorized by the Spokane airport board and called on a rotating basis.

Date Passed: Monday, June 25, 2007

Effective Date: Saturday, August 4, 2007

Recodification ORD C34053 Section 1