Stories tagged: Jim Hanley
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 25, 2017, 7:20 a.m.
East Sprague Avenue has seen its fortunes rise and fall. Now it’s turning a corner. For real.
If one building describes East Sprague Avenue, it’s the Pansie garage. On the main drag between Pittsburg and Magnolia streets, it’s uneven yet sturdy, almost as if two buildings were …
UPDATED: Tue., July 11, 2017, 10:54 p.m.
New arterial route on Altamont and Ferry opens in east Spokane
A new arterial route on Altamont Street and Ferry Avenue opened in East Spokane on Tuesday, serving the growing industrial area in East Spokane.
Tue., Sept. 8, 2015
Paving will give East Central direct road to Spokane core
When it comes to building highways in Spokane, no neighborhood has borne more pavement than East Central. More than 1,000 houses in Spokane were leveled to make way for the …
Sun., March 1, 2015
Fewer lanes mean more safety, officials say
Jim Hanley, co-owner of The Tin Roof, admits he was skeptical about the idea of reducing East Sprague Avenue in front of his business from four lanes to two with …
Sun., April 17, 2011
Alcohol incidents drop in ban area
Since a ban on cheap fortified beers and wines took effect last year in downtown Spokane, incidents related to public intoxication in the area have dropped. The state Liquor Control …