Stories tagged: John Pilcher
Wed., April 13, 2011
Board rejects appeal of shoreline rule
Spokane’s new stricter building regulations along the Spokane River and Latah Creek remain intact after a state board rejected a challenge by the city’s former top administrator. John Pilcher, who …
Mon., Jan. 24, 2011
Century-old Spokane Club has changed its rules with the times
If reverence for tradition had been allowed to choke the impetus for change, the distinctive Kirtland Cutter-designed building at Riverside Avenue and Monroe Street might well be one of downtown’s …
Tue., June 22, 2010
Former official criticizes council on shoreline rules
Spokane’s former chief operating officer suggested Monday that the city and state used “Chicago-style politics” in the creation of shoreline protections that would restrict development along part of his property …
Sat., March 20, 2010
Trail completion in doubt
A state determination barring the construction of new trails along some portions of the Spokane River could cause further headaches in the two-decade effort to complete the popular Centennial Trail. …
Tue., Jan. 13, 2009, 12:02 a.m.
Council overrides Verner’s shoreline veto
The Spokane City Council on Monday barely gathered the votes to override Mayor Mary Verner’s first veto.