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.060.270

Title 17E Environmental Standards

Chapter 17E.060 Shoreline Regulations

Article III. General Provisions: Part III. Vegetation Conservation and Replacement

Section 17E.060.270 Shoreline Restoration Fund
  1. Subject to approval from the director, project applicants may satisfy vegetation replacement requirements by contribution to the City of Spokane shoreline restoration fund, if the following conditions apply:
    1. An analysis by a qualified professional determines that on-site shoreline vegetation replacement is not feasible and that contribution to the restoration fund is a more effective strategy.
    1. The City of Spokane has adopted a shoreline restoration program identifying and prioritizing the restoration of certain degraded shorelines.
  1. The required amount of contribution to the restoration fund shall be equal to the cost of on-site shoreline vegetation replacement, based on a cost estimate prepared by a qualified professional.

Date Passed: Monday, November 3, 2008

Effective Date: Monday, July 26, 2010

ORD C34326 Section 2