City of Spokane

Spokane Municipal Code

Title 15
Chapter 15.05
Section 15.05.040

Title 15 Environmental Stewardship

Chapter 15.05 Climate Change

Section 15.05.040 Solar Energy Systems
  1. The City of Spokane is committed to increasing the use of renewable energy citywide to become more resilient and reduce reliance on fossil-fuel based energy.

  2. All City of Spokane building and construction permit fees imposed in connection with the installation of a solar energy system pursuant to chapter 08.02, SMC shall be waived until the majority of energy sourced in Washington state is derived from renewable resources. The permit fee waiver is limited to the building and construction of a solar energy system. The permit fee waiver does not apply to permits and fees not connected to the solar energy system.

Date Passed: Monday, March 5, 2018

Effective Date: Saturday, April 21, 2018

ORD C35591 Section 2