City of Spokane

Spokane Municipal Code

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Title 17H
Chapter 17H.020
Section 17H.020.040

Title 17H Engineering Standards

Chapter 17H.020 Complete Streets Program

Section 17H.020.040 Implementation

All street projects shall include Complete Streets elements as called for in the Master Bike Plan and Pedestrian Plan. Complete Streets shall be achieved either through single projects or through a series of smaller improvements or maintenance activities over time. It is the City’s intent that all allowable sources of transportation funding be drawn upon to implement Complete Streets projects. The City believes that maximum financial flexibility is important to implement Complete Streets principles. The City believes a Complete Streets program will increase connectivity for all modes of travel within the City.

The implementation of various Complete Streets elements will utilize the latest and best design criteria and the design of various complete streets components to be implemented shall be based on a context sensitive approach, with the analysis of the street’s existing conditions, and the present/future needs for all users.

Date Passed: Monday, December 19, 2011

Effective Date: Thursday, January 26, 2012

ORD C34821 Section 1