2021 Neighborhood Clean-Up Program

2021 Neighborhood Clean-Up Program

City of Spokane residents may request a $25 Disposal Pass to be used at the Waste to Energy Facility (2900 S Geiger). The program will last until program funding is expended or November 30, whichever occurs soonest. These Disposal Passes are designed to help residents in the City of Spokane remove extra waste. Read important details about the Disposal Pass Program. View the Waste Disposal Guide. Instructions to obtain a pass Residents with access to a computer or smartphone: Create…

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Job Opportunities with the Inland Northwest Farmers Market Association

Job Opportunities with the Inland Northwest Farmers Market Association

The Inland Northwest Farmers Market Association is a 501(c)3 nonprofit coalition of 10 farmers markets serving the Greater Spokane Area. They work in a united direction to nurture and empower farmers markets as a vital tool for economic development, sustainable agriculture, fresh food access, and community connectedness. They are seeking to fill two positions with their organization. Job descriptions and contact information are in the documents below. Administrative Assistant Grants and Contracts Coordinator

AmeriCorps Opportunities

AmeriCorps Opportunities

Gabby Ryan, our neighborhood staff liaison, wanted to share this opportunity for community members to serve in the Spokane County United Way’s AmeriCorps VISTA Program. She stated in her email: It’s often described as the domestic Peace Corps, and allows for folks to do intentional and impactful community-based work. Being an AmeriCorps VISTA was what allowed for me to begin my work in the Spokane community, as I served as the AmeriCorps VISTA in Eastern Washington University’s Office of Community…

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Public Meeting – Avista Integrated Resource Planning – February 24, 2021

Public Meeting – Avista Integrated Resource Planning – February 24, 2021

Avista in the process of developing both their electric and natural gas integrated resource plans and customers are invited to give feedback on electric and natural gas plans. Avista is hosting a special meeting on Wednesday, February 24, 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. to hear from you. Register Each plan looks 20 years into the future. It’s an extensive process, and public input plays an important role. They want to know what is most important to customers as they balance reliability,…

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Feedback Requested – Downtown Plan Update

Feedback Requested – Downtown Plan Update

The Downtown Spokane Partnership and the City of Spokane have begun the process to create a new plan for Downtown. The last plan was adopted in 2008 and the new plan will address the next 10 years. View the Plan’s public workshop and survey summaries. The City would like to know whether you and your neighbors believe the Plan draft accurately reflects that process. Send initial comments to the project email info@spokanedowntownplan.org by March 16, 2021. Overview presentation given to the City…

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