City of Spokane

Spokane Municipal Code

Title 16A
Chapter 16A.61
Section 16A.61.5702

Title 16A Transportation

Chapter 16A.61 Rules of the Road

Section 16A.61.5702 Taxicab Zones
  1. The street director may, on written application, designate and set aside places on the public streets and highways of the City where taxicabs or other vehicles carrying passengers for hire solely within the city limits may stand for public patronage. All applications for space for this purpose shall be accompanied by the consent in writing of the occupant of the first floor of the building in front of which it is desired that the space be reserved for the applicant.
  2. All places set aside under subsection (1) of this section shall be indicated by standards or other suitable signs erected at or near the curb, and under the direction of the street director. Standards shall bear words stating the use for the space. All reserved space permits may be revoked at any time by the street director. The street director shall post notice for a period of ten days at the reserved space, indicating revocation of the permit and where opposition of the revocation may be filed. The decision to revoke a reserved space permit shall be discretionary by the street director. Violation may result in immediate impound if the vehicle impedes the authorized use of the zone and tow away signage is posted.

Date Passed: Monday, September 24, 2012

Effective Date: Friday, November 2, 2012

ORD C34905 Section 5