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 17F
Chapter 17F.070
Section 17F.070.380

Title 17F Construction Standards

Chapter 17F.070 Existing Building and Conservation Code

Section 17F.070.380 Responsibilities of Owners

The responsibilities of an owner under this chapter include:

  1. maintaining the building in a sound structural condition;
  2. keeping those parts of the premises under his control, including shared, common or public areas, clean, safe and sanitary;
  3. furnishing required sanitary facilities;
  4. furnishing and maintaining devices, equipment, or facilities for the prevention of insect and rodent infestation;
  5. exterminating insects or rodents upon infestation, when not clearly the obligation of the occupant.

Date Passed: Monday, February 28, 2005

Effective Date: Saturday, April 2, 2005

ORD C33594 Section 6