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April 16, 2009 in City
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Al French, bus benches

Spokane City Councilman Al French talks about meetings to discuss bus benches in a phone interview with Jonathan Brunt on Tuesday, April 14, 2009. Mayor Mary Verner has ordered benches with advertising removed, and the Spokane Transit Authority is considering a contract to buy 100 replacements for about 250 such benches.

Jonathan Brunt / The Spokesman-Review
 
April 16, 2009 in City
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Mary Verner on bus benches

Spokane Mayor Mary Verner talks about her order to remove bus benches with advertising in an interview Monday, April 13, 2009, with reporter Jonathan Brunt.

Jonathan Brunt / The Spokesman-Review