Fall Compost Fair Goes Virtual - October 12, 2020 at 4:23 p.m. - Spokane residents can still learn the basics of home composting and still receive a free compost bin by participating in a virtual compost fair.
Saving the Historic Arches - May 24, 2018 at 12:22 p.m. - Post Street Bridge replacement is being designed to save the historic concrete arches.
Save with SpokaneScape - May 22, 2018 at 10:53 a.m. - Replace grass with SpokaneScape landscaping and get a credit on your City utility bill
Smoothing Out the Ride - May 15, 2018 at 3:51 p.m. - New program designed to lessen the impacts of garbage trucks on unpaved streets and alleys.
Join Us At Connect Downtown - May 11, 2018 at 3:51 p.m. - Join us May 21st from 3 – 6 p.m. at the south entrance of Riverfront Park (near the Rotary Fountain) to discuss downtown Spokane’s future at Connect D
Development Code Open Houses - May 2, 2018 at 4:24 p.m. - City updating lot width, wall height, attached housing and parking setback requirements.
New Ways to Interact with City of Spokane - April 27, 2018 at 3 p.m. - City launches 311 chat, chat with a planner, and partnership with GovQA. New online features provide a more customer friendly environment.
Car Prowlers Find Easy Pickings - March 12, 2018 at 9:37 a.m. - Put the brakes on smash and grab thieves. Avoid making your car be an easy target because there’s a lot of thieves out there who are highly motivated
Keep the Change, Pay by Phone - March 2, 2018 at 11:45 a.m. - Coins create loads of Heavy Metal. Download the Passport Parking app and pay for parking with your cell phone.
Patients Get Relief from Pain, Big Bills - February 14, 2018 at 3:54 p.m. - Fire departments in Spokane and Spokane Valley offering free rides to urgent care centers to people who call 911 for help but do not require emergency
Making sure resources meet the need - January 23, 2018 at 11:20 a.m. - Spokane prepares for an intensive look at members of our homeless community. The Point in Time Count is Thursday, January 25th, 2018.
Ribby, the Mayor and a Magnet Wall! - December 1, 2017 at 4:14 p.m. - Mayor Condon and the Redband Trout mascot from Spokane Indians Baseball unveiled a new educational exhibit about work to keep the river clean.
Community Builds New Restaurant - November 17, 2017 at 2:20 p.m. - The entire community pitched in for a worthy project, East Central Spokane’s new “Fresh Soul” restaurant.
Pilot Keeps Fire Trucks Rolling - November 17, 2017 at 12:24 p.m. - Behind the Badge profiles Spokane Fire Department Division Chief Dave Stockdill. Stockdill Runs SFD Logistics and Facilities
Call My 311 to Report Transient Camps - November 10, 2017 at 2:06 p.m. - Spokane is trying to speed up its response to people experiencing homelessness by directing all concerns/complaints to 1 centralized reporting system.
Serving Those Who Served - October 30, 2017 at 5:01 p.m. - November 8 through 22 Goodwill will be collecting donations for local veterans.
Under the Influence, Under Arrest - October 26, 2017 at 11:08 a.m. - Don’t get behind the wheel if you are impaired. This means being under the influence of alcohol, marijuana and other illicit or prescription drugs.
Improvements Coming to Rochester Heights Park - October 18, 2017 at 12:21 p.m. - Rochester Heights Park is getting some exciting improvements thanks to a Community Development Block Grant and the TruGreen TruNeighbor Program.
En Plein Air Outdoor Art Event - September 22, 2017 at 4:39 p.m. - Celebrate National Public Lands Weekend by joining an informal En Plein Air (open air) sketching/painting event at Highbridge Park on October 1.
Stop Plugging Parking Meters - August 30, 2017 at 11:51 a.m. - 2 Hour meters can’t be plugged. The City is trying to increase the number of available parking spots in downtown Spokane by enforcing a 2 hour limit.
Snow Routes in Riverfront Park - December 6, 2016 at 2:35 p.m. - We’re working hard to keep pathways clear for pedestrians and bicyclists traveling through Riverfront Park. Please reference the snow routes map.
Gateway Bridge coming soon! - October 26, 2016 at 8:58 a.m. - Dignitaries gather in University District to celebrate the coming construction of the University District Gateway Bridge.
Mayor: ‘Optimism for Spokane’s future’ - October 11, 2016 at 10:36 a.m. - Mayor Condon says “optimism for Spokane’s future is based on recent steady growth in the local economy” during statement of conditions and affairs.
The Friends of Manito Fall Plant Sale - September 8, 2016 at 4:47 p.m. - The Friends of Manito present their 2016 Fall Plant Sale, September 10th, 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. east of the Gaiser Conservatory in Manito Park.
New Ladder 1 in service - August 3, 2016 at 4:55 p.m. - A new Ladder 1 began serving Spokane this week, the first new fire apparatus since 2009.