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Feb. 24

City Council 2022 Wrap-up and 2023 Outlook

1:29 p.m. - Watch 2:11 - 2023 Overview of Council Priorities

Jan. 23

Region Expands Shelter Capacity to Meet Needs

2:01 p.m. - Watch 3:09 - Hundreds escape cold, gain access to services.

Dec. 16

From a Field to a Home

3:01 p.m. - Watch 2:44 - Wraparound services lead to man’s sobriety.

Dec. 8

Shelter, Support and Services Under One Roof

1:57 p.m. - Watch 2:09 - TRAC offers life-changing solutions.

Nov. 30

Removing Obstacles to Staying at TRAC

2:29 p.m. - Watch 2:07 - Changes improve access to comfort and services.

Nov. 22

Vehicle Mover arranges cars and trucks held as police evidence

4:05 p.m. - Watch 3:32 - A piece of equipment at the Spokane Police Department’s Property Facility replaces the need for tow trucks resulting in big savings for the City.

Latest News Releases

Feb. 28

Council Member Cathcart Supports Practical Rental Housing Ordinance
7:58 a.m. - Council Member Cathcart urges caution and more thoughtfulness on supplementary ordinance.

Mayor Renews Concern About Housing Impacts
7:54 a.m. - Ordinances passed by Council may serve to decrease rental availability

Council Updates Regulations of City's Residential Rental Housing
7:53 a.m. - On Monday night, Council considered updates to the City’s residential rental housing regulations.

Council Passes "Pavement to People: A Downtown Housing Incentive"
7:50 a.m. - Spokane City Council voted to approve ordinance C36357 to increase housing on downtown surface parking lots.

Feb. 27

Northside House Fire Stopped Quickly By Firefighters
8:31 a.m. - SFD swiftly responded to a 911 report of a potential house fire on the 4600 North block of Whitehouse Street.

Suspicious Death Leads To Two Arrests
8:29 a.m. - Suspicious death in Elk, WA leads to two arrests in Spokane

Feb. 23

Listening, Working Together Is the Way Forward
3:46 p.m. - Woodward urges finding common ground, respect during State of the City Address

Fire Sprinklers Extinguish Fire in Apartment
10:56 a.m. - SFD was notified of a fire in the Agnes Kehoe Apartments located in the 5300 Block of North Regal Street.

Feb. 22

Flags Lowered For Fallen Correctional Officer Jay Miller
8:17 a.m. - Flags lowered to half-staff

Feb. 21

Council Members Listen to Feedback on Central Location for City Hall
10:13 a.m. - Council members are committed to the City’s continued investment in the downtown core.

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@spokanefire - Feb. 28 at 9:54 a.m. - Incident: 2023016372 - Haz Mat - Investigation Location: E Wellesley Ave and N Freya St

@riverfrontspo - Feb. 28 at 8:59 a.m. - Free ice skate rentals are being offered at the Numerica Skate Ribbon starting today 2/28 through the last day of the ice season 3/5. ⛸️

@spokanecity - Feb. 28 at 6:49 a.m. - Winter isn't done yet! Crews stayed late last night and came in at 4 am this morning to work arterials. Give plows room to work. Allow for extra time and drive for conditions. #SpokaneStreets

@spokane_council - Feb. 27 at 8:52 p.m. - A packed house tonight! We love it! 👏👏👏#SpokaneCityCouncil

@spokanepd - Feb. 24 at 12:53 p.m. - Police presence near Garland and Perry in Northeast Spokane – Perry Street is blocked from Lacrosse to Empire - this is an active scene, please avoid the area.

@spokaneparks - Feb. 23 at 12:21 p.m. - #ThrowbackThursday to Cannon Hill Park circa 1905-1913 Photos courtesy of @WAStateArchives #TBT