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Tossed & Found Barn Sale (May 27)

Tossed & Found Barn Sale (May 27)

Vintage retailer Tossed & Found (2607 N Monroe) is holding its popular Barn Sale & Outdoor Market tomorrow (Saturday, May 27). The event runs from 9am until 5pm. This is the popular annual event when Tossed & Found opens its huge storage barn to the public and fills its parking lot with antiques, vintage, retro and repurposed items as well as great guest vendors. Along with all the items on sale, they’ll also have free coffee, popcorn and bottled water. As of right now, it…

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Cleaning from the Corridor Report

Cleaning from the Corridor Report

Cleaning from the Corridor was a great success! Thank you to everyone who was able to volunteer their time, hard work, and supplies. This project garnered 493 volunteers for a total of 2008.5 volunteer hours. $19,205.04 was donated to complete clean-up and beautification projects as well as refreshments to keep the volunteers going strong throughout the day. 1698 food, hygiene, cleaning, pet food, medicine, and clothing items were donated. View the final report.

Spring Cleanup 2017 (May 20)

Spring Cleanup 2017 (May 20)

Just a final reminder that our annual Spring Cleanup is this Saturday (May 20) from 9am to 12:30pm, rain or shine. If you live here in Emerson-Garfield, you should have received a postcard in the mail recently with all the details. Spring Cleanup is your chance to clear out all the junk from your attic, garage, alley, basement, yard, closets or wherever else it might have been accumulating over the winter.  All you need to do is pack it up into a…

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CLEANING FROM THE CORRIDOR – TODAY FROM 9AM – 12PM

CLEANING FROM THE CORRIDOR – TODAY FROM 9AM – 12PM

Spring has sprung and the city’s annual volunteer event Cleaning from the Corridor (CFTC) will be in full swing on this gorgeous iconic Spokane Spring day from 9am – 12pm (some events running till 1pm). Here’s a quick guide how to make sure you don’t miss any of the excitement before, during, or after the clean up! Before the Clean up:  Any volunteers who show up that are not registered but want to volunteer anyway, whether you come with friends,…

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Spokane Transit Authority Planning Survey

Spokane Transit Authority Planning Survey

You are invited to participate in a survey for Spokane Transit Authority! https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/CXWJCY5 STA is collecting community feedback on key components of the comprehensive plan, Connect Spokane. The plan sets forth a vision and policy framework to further the mission of STA for the next 30 years. The survey takes 5-10 minutes and consists of mostly multiple choice questions. The information collected will help guide the evaluation of existing goals, policies, and strategies of Connect Spokane as part of a…

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Free Shred Day at COPS Northwest

Free Shred Day at COPS Northwest

Date: Friday, April 28, 2017 Time: 11am – 2pm Location: C.O.P.S. Northwest, 2215 W Wellesley, Shadle Center (Wellesley and Belt), Spokane, WA Flyer download Join C.O.P.S. Northwest for a FREE shred day.  This Shred Day is the first of two scheduled by C.O.P.S. Northwest for 2017.  Donations accepted and will benefit C.O.P.S. Northwest. For more information: 509-625-3336 or copsnw@spokanecops.org Shredding Services are donated by United Data Security.

Cleaning from the Corridor – Saturday, April 29th from 9am – 12pm

Cleaning from the Corridor – Saturday, April 29th from 9am – 12pm

Spring is around the corner and so is the city’s annual volunteer event, Cleaning from the Corridor (CFTC). This year the event CFTC will be focusing on the Monroe corridor and the Emerson-Garfield Neighborhood with some satellite projects north and south along the corridor. CFTC aspires to create projects that leave a lasting impression and impact for those who live, work and play in the area we focus on. In addition to volunteering, CFTC is holding a month long donation…

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