City of Spokane

Spokane Municipal Code

Title 17C
Chapter 17C.200
Section 17C.200.100

Title 17C Land Use Standards

Chapter 17C.200 Landscaping and Screening

Section 17C.200.100 Irrigation Requirement

The owners of the adjacent property shall keep and maintain all required planting areas and street trees in a healthy condition. For development of new single family and duplex homes on individual infill lots and modification of non-conforming development that fall below thresholds found in 17C.210.090, the Planning and Economic Development Services Director, in consultation with the Urban Forester, may approve the use of species-specific alternative methods of irrigation. For all other forms of new construction and modification of non-confirming development that meet thresholds found in 17C.210.090 the installation and maintenance of an automatic irrigation system is required.

Date Passed: Monday, December 2, 2019

Effective Date: Monday, January 20, 2020

ORD C35844 Section 5