In unincorporated Spokane County, low-income people who are elderly or disabled or have medical conditions can call (509) 477-3600 for help digging out mailboxes and berms.
To help shovel for low-income seniors or adults with disabilities, contact Volunteer Chore Services at (509) 328-8400 in Spokane.
Spokane Transit Authority paratransit rides: (509) 328-1552.
Spokane community centers can connect people in need with assistance. Call during business hours: East Central, (509) 625-6699; Northeast, (509) 487-1603; West Central, (509) 326-9540.
To report power outages or downed lines: Avista Utilities, (800) 227-9187; Inland Power and Light, (877) 668-8243; or Kootenai Electric Cooperative,
sponsored You’ve probably heard of co-ops: food co-ops, childcare co-ops, housing co-ops, energy co-ops.