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.060.200

Title 17E Environmental Standards

Chapter 17E.060 Shoreline Regulations

Article III. General Provisions: Part I. General Development Requirements

Section 17E.060.200 Water Quality and Stormwater

  1. Stormwater management facilities shall be developed in such a manner that there is no net loss of shoreline ecological functions or a significant impact to aesthetic qualities or recreational opportunities.
  2. Low impact development (LID) techniques, as defined in chapter 17A.020 SMC, shall be considered and implemented to the greatest extent practicable throughout the various stages of development, including site assessment, planning and design, vegetation conservation, site preparation, retrofitting, and management techniques.
  3. Stormwater facilities shall be built to the standards in chapter 17D.060 SMC and other applicable city standards.

Date Passed: Monday, November 3, 2008

Effective Date: Monday, July 26, 2010

ORD C34326 Section 2