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.070.410

Title 17F Construction Standards

Chapter 17F.070 Existing Building and Conservation Code

Section 17F.070.410 Unfit Buildings

The building official or hearing examiner may determine that the building/structure is unfit for human habitation and orders demolition if any of the substandard conditions listed in SMC 17F.070.400 are found to exist to such an extent as to be dangerous or injurious to the health or safety of the buildings occupants or community.

Date Passed: Monday, July 18, 2005

Effective Date: Saturday, August 20, 2005

ORD C33687 Section 5