Dec. 29 at 4:25 p.m. - Submit your name suggestions to @spokanecity on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
Dec. 14 at 2:29 p.m. - The City is requesting proposals from the community that will lead to large scale land acquisition, rehabilitation, affordable housing and economic de
Dec. 13 at 9:47 a.m. - Use these 5 winter tree care tips to give your trees the best chance of thriving come spring time.
Dec. 8 at 3:27 p.m. - Community Court is headed to northeast Spokane!
Dec. 7 at 2:17 p.m. - Budinger & Associates reports they did not find significant environmental contamination at the Normandie Complex!
Dec. 6 at 2:33 p.m. - SPD would like the community’s help in determining who grew the BEST facial hair for No Shave November
Dec. 1 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.
Nov. 30 at 4:36 p.m. - The first ice ribbon on the west coast is coming to Riverfront Park. Here’s what you need to know.
Nov. 30 at 2:57 p.m. - Barnes Road connects the Indian Trail and Five Mile Neighborhoods!
Nov. 29 at 9:04 a.m. - Citizens can review the updated CPP plan online and share their feedback!
Nov. 28 at 3:22 p.m. - City of Spokane Parks & Recreation is working with the Spokane Matters District Two Team and the Perry District to improve parking at Grant Park.
Nov. 27 at 10:01 a.m. - Spokane Police officers are making a different in Spokane with their community outreach efforts.
Nov. 22 at 2:21 p.m. - The City of Spokane is collecting donations for homeless population.
Nov. 22 at 10:30 a.m. - CPTED is a holistic and innovative approach to crime prevention using a proven methodology
Nov. 14 at 10:14 a.m. - Thursday, November 16, ask questions and provide feedback on the proposed infill code amendment.
Nov. 9 at 4:09 p.m. - The Downtown area is one of six target investment areas in Spokane!
Oct. 31 at 5:13 p.m. - Give us your feedback on the infill development code revisions.
Oct. 31 at 4:22 p.m. - In December, City Council will bring forward a set of campaign finance reforms.
Oct. 31 at 1:11 p.m. - Use parking alternatives instead of staying past a meter’s allotted timestay.
Oct. 30 at 5:01 p.m. - November 8 through 22 Goodwill will be collecting donations for local veterans.
Oct. 30 at 4:11 p.m. - The online database will be used for Small Public Works Roster, Consultant Roster and Vendor Roster purchasing.
Oct. 26 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.
Oct. 25 at 2:36 p.m. - Hoping to evoke conversations, raise awareness and support cancer prevention, Spokane Police officers will be participating in No Shave November.
Oct. 25 at 9:35 a.m. - Seeking residents who would like to help determine how to spend a portion of the funds raised by the TIF district around the Kendall Yards project
Oct. 23 at 2:10 p.m. - The Head Start to the Construction Trade Program offers FREE workforce training!
Oct. 19 at 9:55 a.m. - MFTE helping create more affordable housing in Spokane.
Oct. 18 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.
Oct. 18 at 11:03 a.m. - Join us at the Historic Preservation & Demolition Ordinance open house tonight!
Oct. 10 at 4:01 p.m. - The Spokane community has donated over $200 to the Give Real Change campaign!
Oct. 10 at 11:19 a.m. - Strategic plan focuses in four key initiative areas aligned to the comprehensive and neighborhood plans
Oct. 6 at 10:59 a.m. - In January, the East Central Community Center will change management.
Oct. 2 at 2:43 p.m. - The North Bank area is one of six target investment areas in Spokane!
Oct. 2 at 10:49 a.m. - The City of Spokane is recognizing our wonderful customers!
Sept. 26 at 2:15 p.m. - Share your thoughts and ask questions about the draft housing quality code during an upcoming Facebook Live Q&A!
Sept. 22 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.
Sept. 20 at 10:17 a.m. - Draft 2018 budget prioritizes streets, public safety
Sept. 19 at 5:13 p.m. - Development Factors map tool helps citizens understand where new development could occur throughout the city based on existing information.
Sept. 12 at 3:47 p.m. - Neighborhood Tree Program is giving away 1,000 trees. Get yours today.
Sept. 11 at 5:04 p.m. - Council Member Lori Kinnear is proposing a new demolition and historic preservation ordinance.
Sept. 11 at 11:53 a.m. - Are you interested in becoming a police officer?
Sept. 11 at 10:39 a.m. - City of Spokane Parks & Recreation is working with the neighborhood and KXLY to improve the SE Sports Complex
Sept. 8 at 3:40 p.m. - Volunteers will fill the Bemiss neighborhood this October for the fall Cleaning From the Corridor Event!
Sept. 6 at 6 p.m. - Chat with a Planner about the updated signage regulations next week!
Sept. 6 at 2:13 p.m. - Parks & Recreation is ending the RCO public comment period early to have deeper analysis and ask bigger questions of the lot’s future
Sept. 6 at 8:58 a.m. - Normandie Complex for sale for $4,250,000.
Aug. 31 at 5:07 p.m. - Thank you for your parking input.
Aug. 30 at 5 p.m. - Citizens can safely dispose their medications at new safe medication disposal units!
Aug. 30 at 2 p.m. - What to do if you think a vehicle has been abandoned.
Aug. 28 at 12:58 p.m. - New $5 million grant adds 14.5 lane miles of grind and overlay work to upcoming construction seasons.
Aug. 23 at 4:33 p.m. - Development Factors map tool helps citizens understand where new development could occur throughout the city based on existing information.
Aug. 22 at 4:08 p.m. - Are you interested in serving on a Pro/Con Committee for upcoming Spokane ballot measures?
Aug. 18 at 4:43 p.m. - City seeks teams interested in replacing the Post Street Bridge in downtown Spokane.
Aug. 17 at 5 p.m. - Changes to Snow Response Plan will allow for a quicker response to snow and more plowing in residential areas.
Aug. 15 at 2:30 p.m. - Tinnabulation Music Festival (TinnFest) is a brand new 3-day music festival packed with over 50 national/international acts and local favorites playin
Aug. 11 at 5 p.m. - City of Spokane Parks & Recreation is partnering with SpokAnimal to have fun and raise funds for the High Bridge Dog Park.
Aug. 11 at 2:22 p.m. - City of Spokane Parks & Recreation is proposing a transfer of RCO restrictions from the Bosch Lot to three potential City-owned properties.
Aug. 10 at 3:24 p.m. - Enjoy free open swim at a different City Aquatic Center each day of the week from August 14-19 thanks to Spokane Firefighters Union (Local 29)
Aug. 8 at 2:38 p.m. - The Shaping Spokane Comprehensive Plan update is complete!
Aug. 4 at 4:42 p.m. - A new pilot parking program is coming to the downtown area and we need your input.
Aug. 3 at 3:18 p.m. - Spokane Airport’s Larry Krauter lauded for making airport traveler friendly and prosperous.
July 31 at 3:15 p.m. - The 100 Youth 100 Days team housed 102 youth during their challenge.
July 28 at 4:24 p.m. - Get the answers to frequently asked questions regarding preliminary concepts for the U.S. Pavilion in Riverfront Park.
July 28 at 12:37 p.m. - The open house is scheduled for Thursday, August 3.
July 26 at 4:26 p.m. - Are you interested in becoming a police officer?
July 24 at 3:48 p.m. - Construction gets under way on another new massive underground tank to keep combined wastewater and stormwater out of the Spokane River.
July 21 at 1:17 p.m. - Melissa Owen is the East Sprague area expert!
July 19 at 2:52 p.m. - Work on the North Spokane Corridor Design Continues
July 18 at 2:53 p.m. - Focus is on affordability and predictability with a new credit for vulnerable citizens proposed.
July 17 at 4:52 p.m. - Citizens can register to vote during the July 17-21 campaign.
July 14 at 3:46 p.m. - Whether you play a little or a lot, there’s a discount card to help you save money on each round.
July 14 at 10:28 a.m. - Here’s a fresh look at some of the construction projects under way to improve the health of the Spokane River.
July 12 at 3:47 p.m. - Francis Adewale helped shape Spokane’s Community Court.
July 12 at 10:51 a.m. - Join us at the next District 3 meeting on September 6th.
July 6 at 3:50 p.m. - Join us at the next District 1 meeting on July 26th
June 22 at 10:09 a.m. - The City of Spokane is updating its pay-by-phone system for utility bills; more credit cards will be accepted.
June 21 at 4:41 p.m. - Beehives have been placed at Downriver Golf Course to support local bee population.
June 19 at 11:30 a.m. - Spokane Gives volunteers donated over 104,000 hours of service.
June 13 at 4:42 p.m. - Popular classics and recent blockbusters are playing in Riverfront Park’s Lilac Bowl this summer
June 9 at 4:52 p.m. - The 184-foot bridge is on track for completion this fall
June 9 at 4 p.m. - The $600,000 in grants will clean contaminated soil in Riverfront Park
June 9 at 3:37 p.m. - Learn about the Spokane Matters pilot program!
June 8 at 4:48 p.m. - Construction gets under way on another new massive underground tank to keep combined wastewater and stormwater out of the Spokane River.
June 8 at 2:49 p.m. - Learn about the new parking pilot program at the next Peaceful Valley Neighborhood Council meeting on June 14.
June 6 at 10:33 a.m. - Provide feedback on the housing quality definition and standards.
June 6 at 9:33 a.m. - The City Council unanimously confirmed Brian Schaeffer on Monday night as the new chief of the Spokane Fire Department.
June 5 at 3:36 p.m. - The Community, Housing and Human Services department is selling six renovated homes.
June 2 at 3:08 p.m. - Results from Spokane’s annual point-in-time homelessness count are now available!
May 26 at 3:36 p.m. - Sign up for permit alerts and stay up to date on construction in your neighborhood.
May 26 at 3:06 p.m. - How the City’s economic development team is helping grow business activity.
May 26 at 11:39 a.m. - The 2017 Strategic Plan provides the framework for operations, work performance, and focus for every SPD employee.
May 24 at 3:22 p.m. - Spokane’s Urban Forestry Citizen Advisory Committee & the Spokane Ponderosa Network are hosting a contest to raise awareness of the Ponderosa Pine.
May 23 at 4:29 p.m. - City of Spokane considering expansion of their Parklet and Streateries Program.
May 22 at 9:29 a.m. - This event is a special thank you to all the citizens that donate their time as law enforcement volunteers.
May 19 at 3:54 p.m. - Don’t miss your chance to experience this garden while the lilacs are in full bloom!
May 19 at 2:37 p.m. - The City is studying the Spokane Municipal Code pertaining to building heights on Spokane Falls Blvd.
May 18 at 5:25 p.m. - Program aims to register the City’s 3,000 delinquent businesses.
May 17 at 3:07 p.m. - East Central Community Center will be transferring operations next year. Join us at the ECCC Request for Proposal Community Meeting
May 5 at 11:04 a.m. - Before plugging your meter check the timestay limit.
May 4 at 1:57 p.m. - Park walkway improvements are underway at Comstock Park as part of a citywide installation and repair project.
May 4 at 10:29 a.m. - Read this blog before heading downtown this weekend.
May 3 at 12:23 p.m. - Construction to add a third level of treatment at the Riverside Park Water Reclamation Facility trumps all other projects in size and scope.
May 1 at 3:15 p.m. - In the month of May, SCRAPS will be waiving late fees and fines for those licensing their pets.
April 24 at 3:51 p.m. - Local businesses donate over $10,000 for local nonprofits.
April 24 at 3:07 p.m. - Minimum special events general liability insurance changes to $1 million.
April 24 at 2:04 p.m. - The revitalization of East Sprague will boost the business district and improve the public infrastructure.
April 21 at 3:52 p.m. - Happy Earth Day! Find out how the City is saving money and the environment.
April 17 at 3:14 p.m. - Learn about the City of Spokane pilot program, Spokane Matters.
April 17 at 2:52 p.m. - The City is seeking to transfer the operation of the ECCC by January 1, 2018.
April 14 at 2:45 p.m. - It’s not too late to volunteer for a Spokane Gives project.
April 12 at 3:29 p.m. - With Continuum of Care, people experiencing homelessness are provided services that target their barriers and needs to achieving housing stability
April 11 at 3:29 p.m. - Following a busy snow season, the City is seeking feedback from citizens on how to improve its snow response.
April 3 at 4:15 p.m. - We look forward to seeing Mayor Pam Hemminger of Chapel Hill, N.C. wear Gonzaga blue!
April 3 at 2:55 p.m. - Sprague Avenue revitalization starts today!
March 31 at 3:42 p.m. - The pay-by-phone parking meter option is coming back!
March 31 at 3:10 p.m. - City joins state program that encourages citizens fix vehicle leaks.
March 29 at 1:53 p.m. - With any high-profile project, some inaccuracies eventually spring up and spread. Here are a few we’ve come across.
March 29 at 11:53 a.m. - Spokane Gives volunteers to help clean Monroe Street and Emerson-Garfield neighborhood.
March 28 at 2:08 p.m. - Spokane will see $100 million in new construction projects this year.
March 24 at 3:52 p.m. - CSO 26 will help create a Cleaner River Faster.
March 23 at 10:15 a.m. - The latest on the North Spokane Corridor.
March 21 at 5:22 p.m. - City warning citizens about Spokane River dangers.
March 20 at 4:20 p.m. - April is #SpokaneGives month. Give back to your community during Spokane Gives.
March 8 at 4:45 p.m. - Historic Preservation Office helps uncover Spokane’s history.
March 6 at 5:05 p.m. - Fairchild Air Force Base celebrates 75 years of service!
March 3 at 5:05 p.m. - The City of Spokane celebrates the opening of Open Doors shelter.
March 3 at 4:42 p.m. - Spokane Solid Waste Collection and Spokane Police Department are joining forces.
March 2 at 9:29 a.m. - Construction is slated to begin in mid-March on this long-awaited connection for pedestrians and cyclists.
Feb. 28 at 5:05 p.m. - The 2017 Annual Action Plan Addresses Community, Housing, and Homelessness. Share your input by April 5th!
Feb. 27 at 11:59 a.m. - Share your feedback on the Shaping Spokane plan!
Feb. 24 at 2:36 p.m. - Are you interested in becoming a firefighter?
Feb. 24 at 9:21 a.m. - We need your feedback on the Shaping Spokane plan!
Feb. 23 at 4:20 p.m. - City officials visited three cities to learn about their homeless services.
Feb. 21 at 4:37 p.m. - City of Spokane Urban Forestry has begun selectively preserving standing dead trees around the city as wildlife trees.
Feb. 15 at 4:20 p.m. - City of Spokane building its largest CSO tank ever!
Feb. 7 at 11:37 a.m. - The Shaping Spokane plan is headed to a Plan Commission hearing.
Feb. 6 at 2:50 p.m. - Registration for the 2017 Inland Northwest Fair Housing Conference is open!
Jan. 30 at 11:38 a.m. - City of Spokane offering free public safety testing
Jan. 24 at 2:40 p.m. - City of Spokane Parks & Recreation has teamed up with Spokane’s Nordic community to create a cross-country ski track at Dwight Merkel Sports Complex.
Jan. 23 at 5:17 p.m. - MOD Pizza is part of Spokane's amazing family of restaurants, and we want YOUR new restaurant to be the latest member.
Jan. 20 at 11:43 a.m. - Homeless Connect, will connect homeless individuals with service providers
Jan. 20 at 9:02 a.m. - North Spokane Corridor funded for construction between 2017 and 2029.
Jan. 18 at 10:51 a.m. - Wastewater crews are working to deal with standing water as snow melts
Jan. 13 at 2:22 p.m. - Curate a personalized gift just for your sweetheart at The Friends of Manito’s “Violets and Valentines!" event.
Jan. 6 at 2:44 p.m. - The City of Spokane needs your help!
Jan. 4 at 3:13 p.m. - Martin Luther King Jr. Day provides us with an opportunity get involved