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 17E
Chapter 17E.060
Section 17E.060.070

Title 17E Environmental Standards

Chapter 17E.060 Shoreline Regulations

Article I. General Provisions

Section 17E.060.070 Goal, Policy, and Criteria Guidance for Permit Decisions

Shoreline goals and policies, environment management policies, and the purpose and location criteria for each shoreline environment designation are contained in chapter 14, Shorelines, of the City of Spokane Comprehensive Plan and shall be considered in making all discretionary decisions in the shoreline jurisdiction and adjacent lands. They shall also be considered in the promulgation of rules and interpretation of decisions. If there should be any inconsistency between the shoreline goals and policies in chapter 14 and other Comprehensive Plan goals and policies, the shoreline goals and policies shall apply. The shoreline goals and policies do not constitute regulations and shall not be the basis for enforcement actions.

Date Passed: Monday, November 3, 2008

Effective Date: Monday, July 26, 2010

ORD C34326 Section 2