City of Spokane

Spokane Municipal Code

Title 17D
Chapter 17D.080
Section 17D.080.040

Title 17D City-wide Standards

Chapter 17D.080 Voluntary Impact Fees

Section 17D.080.040 Relationship to SEPA

  1. All developments are subject to environmental review pursuant to SEPA and other applicable City ordinances and regulations.
  2. Payment of the impact fee constitutes satisfactory mitigation of direct environmental impacts identified or required to be mitigated pursuant to SEPA.
  3. Further mitigation, of other than the direct impacts, may be required if impacts not addressed through this chapter are identified as adverse impacts appropriate for mitigation pursuant to state law, including SEPA, or city ordinance.
  4. Nothing in this chapter limits the City’s authority to deny development permits when a development would result in significant adverse environmental impacts as identified in an environmental impact statement when reasonable mitigation measures are insufficient to mitigate the identified impact.

Date Passed: Monday, February 21, 2005

Effective Date: Wednesday, March 30, 2005

ORD C33582 Section 6