Stories tagged: Development
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 16, 2018, 8:43 p.m.
The Vistas at Belleaire, a proposed 226 lot development in south Spokane Valley, is moving forward despite concerns from residents about increased traffic in the neighborhood.
Thu., Aug. 2, 2018
Sun Dance Golf Course, a staple of the Nine Mile Falls community for more than 55 years, announced it will shutter Sept. 30 to make way for something new – …
Sun., July 29, 2018, 11 a.m.
Tony Lee, who had been SEL’s chief manufacturing officer, is now chief research and development officer, according to a news release from SEL.
Sun., July 15, 2018, 6 a.m.
An army of machines is moving large quantities of dirt at the site of what’s called the Project Rose Fulfillment Center.
Sat., July 14, 2018, 3 a.m.
Banner Bank is planning a commercial mixed-use development on the northeast corner of Argonne Road and Sprague Avenue in Spokane Valley.
UPDATED: Fri., July 13, 2018, 10:21 a.m.
City lawmakers say their hands are tied by local and state regulations that limit where they can extend water service. Ginny Beadle’s application was denied, despite part of her land …
Sun., July 8, 2018, 5:30 a.m.
Amid the threat of legal action and opposition from neighbors, the Spokane City Council will consider three applications Monday to receive city water in areas beyond municipal borders and areas …
Sat., July 7, 2018
A proposal to develop 25 acres of vacant land on Spokane’s South Hill – land that neighbors used as a defacto park for decades – is moving forward, and officials …
UPDATED: Mon., June 25, 2018, 9:25 p.m.
The Spokane City Council voted unanimously Monday night to offer an exemption from parking space requirements for some apartment complexes within city limits. The plan was pitched as a way …
Sun., June 24, 2018
As West Coast cities grapple with rising homelessness, the storied southwest corner of Third Avenue and Adams Street is about to change once again, this time into a four-story building …
UPDATED: Sat., June 23, 2018, 12:30 p.m.
A development in the Indian Trail neighborhood that caused heartburn among elected officials and neighbors more than two years ago was issued building permits last week.
Fri., June 22, 2018
Restoration work on the Otis Hotel has started again, following a three-month construction delay while state inspectors investigated complaints that cancer-causing asbestos had not been appropriately handled and removed from …
Fri., May 25, 2018, 6 a.m.
Initial plans for a $65 million, 31-story high-rise at the entrance to the University District in downtown Spokane have been filed with the city.
UPDATED: Sat., May 12, 2018, 10:46 p.m.
Before Spokane Mayor Dave Condon cut the ribbon Saturday to signal the reopening of the revamped Looff Carousel, hundreds of post-Junior Lilac Parade patrons strolling through Riverfront Park were given …
UPDATED: Mon., May 14, 2018, 1:27 p.m.
The scramble to fill the vacant lots in Spokane’s South Perry District continues, with a three-story, 15-unit apartment complex coming to South Scott Street.
Sun., May 6, 2018, 6 a.m.
People are moving into the Cooper-George Apartments just south of downtown Spokane following a multimillion-dollar renovation to the mid century high-rise.
Sun., May 6, 2018, 6 a.m.
The Dirt: East Sprague retail and apartment complex planned near new University District Gateway Bridge
A $1.4 million mixed-use project is in the works at the south landing of the University District Gateway Bridge on East Sprague Avenue.
Sun., May 6, 2018, 6 a.m.
A 112,000-square-foot warehouse is being built in the Spokane Valley near the Spokane Business and Industrial Park on Sullivan Road.
UPDATED: Mon., April 30, 2018, 6:49 a.m.
Residents, Bergman family express frustration at housing plan on former Bergman Tree Farm in Spokane Valley
The former site of Bergman’s Christmas Tree Farm – a popular Spokane Valley holiday destination for more than 30 years – could soon be developed into multiple town homes and …
UPDATED: Fri., April 27, 2018, 10 p.m.
The deepest pockets and most influential developers in downtown Spokane gave the city’s Plan Commission the hard sell: Lift restrictions on building heights and let the “free market” do its …
Sat., March 31, 2018, 4 a.m.
What do a psychiatrist turned med school leader, rural American architecture professors, and a Chinese scholar from the walled mega-city of Xi’an have in common with a Spokane urban infill …
UPDATED: Tue., March 20, 2018, 9:07 p.m.
Spokane County officials are preparing to sell a 41-acre property in the Wandermere area that has fallen out of use. The developer with the winning bid will be expected to …
Tue., March 20, 2018, 6 a.m.
A developer is planning apartments and commercial development in Spokane Valley that has collected opposition from neighbors in the Ponderosa area.
Wed., March 7, 2018, 5 a.m.
A proposal to build hundreds of homes mixed with new businesses near the busy South Hill corner of 29th Avenue and Southeast Boulevard has drawn the ire of neighbors even …
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 18, 2018, 9:29 p.m.
A group called Vanishing Boise has attempted to quantify what has been lost here in recent years, as new residents pour in, construction cranes soar over the skyline, and roads …
Fri., Feb. 16, 2018
A proposal to build 240 new homes on undeveloped land in a rural corner of the city of Spokane is making its way through City Hall and raising fears of …
Mon., Feb. 12, 2018, 9:25 p.m.
Browne’s Addition poised to seek historic property protection after Spokane City Council passes new laws
The Spokane City Council voted 6 to 1 Monday night to allow residents to band together to require extra review of any planned development replacing historically significant buildings. Residents of …
Sun., Feb. 11, 2018
The proposal would allow neighbors to band together to form local historic preservation districts. Any development within those districts would require extra scruting before demolition or building could occur. City …
Thu., Feb. 1, 2018, 6 a.m.
Legislative changes passed this week are intended to promote infill development in areas all over the city by increasing the density allowed in certain areas and speeding up the process …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 24, 2018, 1:07 p.m.
At 11th and Perry, an old building that’s become an eyesore will be turned into a cafe as Spokane’s new rules bolster commercial projects in neighborhoods.