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Short Land Use Study on North Monroe – Volunteers needed

Short Land Use Study on North Monroe – Volunteers needed

The City of Spokane is initiating a short land-use study process regarding the North Monroe Corridor and the residential uses around it which is being led by Kara Mowery and Kevin Freibott at the City Neighborhood and Planning Services Department. At this point, the North Monroe Corridor has been designated and planned, and the City has updated its Comprehensive Plan and Municipal Code policies accordingly.  However, when the City considers the transition between the Corridor and the surrounding Emerson-Garfield neighborhood, as well…

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Applicants Sought for WQTIF Neighborhood Committee

Applicants Sought for WQTIF Neighborhood Committee

The City of Spokane is seeking volunteers for a committee that helps to select public investments in three Spokane neighborhoods – West Central, Emerson-Garfield, and Riverside. The funding for the work comes from a special taxing district created by the City in this area in 2007. A Tax Increment Financing (TIF) District, which includes the Kendall Yards Development, was created by the City and County of Spokane to help pay for public improvements inside the Kendall Yards area and for…

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Spokane in Motion educational series

Spokane in Motion educational series

The City of Spokane, in partnership with the Spokane Bicycle Club and i-Sustain, is sponsoring a series of educational events around innovative cycling infrastructure. The project is called Spokane in Motion, and the goal is to increase awareness around biking in the city and the region. Building on the City’s Bike Master Plan, city officials are using this project to answer the questions: What are some creative ways we can promote cycling in our region? How can we make biking safer and more accessible to…

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North Bank Plan Survey and Workshop

North Bank Plan Survey and Workshop

The City of Spokane is requesting feedback on a new project called the North Bank Plan. The North Bank Plan will focus on strategies to guide and optimize new development to ensure a vibrant North Bank for future generations.  Take a moment to fill out the North Bank vision survey. Survey results will help inform the vision for the area and guide the North Bank planning process. https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/northbankspokane The City is holding a community workshop on Wednesday, March 6, 2019…

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Community Meeting regarding City Fleet Maintenance Yard

Community Meeting regarding City Fleet Maintenance Yard

Emerson-Garfield Neighborhood residents are invited to attend a community meeting to discuss the proposal for a conditional use permit for a manufacturing use (brewery/distillery) in an Office Retail zone at the current City Fleet Maintenance Yard. Date: Tuesday, Jan 8, 2019 Time: 6:30pm Location: 502 W Riverside Ave, Ste 103 There was a recent Spokesman-Review article that discusses this project: Dry Fly Distilling plan major expansion at new development north of downtown Spokane Notice of Community Meeting document with additional…

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