Stories tagged: Kendall Yards
TUESDAY, AUG. 13, 2013
City of Spokane, Kendall Yards team up to clean, use stormwater
The last chance to look into a 270,000-gallon stormwater tank came and went Monday as workers slid the 50,000-pound lids onto the tank at the eastern edge of Kendall Yards. …
SUNDAY, JULY 28, 2013
Developer Pete Rayner seeks tax break for project
A housing plan on the east fringe of Spokane that has been dormant since the 1970s may soon get a jumpstart if tax subsidies for the 220-acre development are approved …
TUESDAY, JULY 23, 2013
Spokane uses state grants to extend Centennial Trail
For decades, riding a bike west on the Centennial Trail out of downtown Spokane entailed pedaling next to cars, waiting at red lights and navigating rutted roads. By the end …
THURSDAY, JUNE 13, 2013, 3:44 P.M.
Monroe Street Bridge will reopen for Friday commute
The bridge has been closed to foot and car traffic since June 3 as road crews installed drains and piping for a stormwater retention project.
THURSDAY, MAY 30, 2013
Monroe Street Bridge closure worries businesses
Thousands of motorists, and the businesses vying for their attention, may find themselves cursing Monday when the Monroe Street Bridge shuts down for three weeks. “I’m a little peeved,” said …
THURSDAY, MAY 9, 2013
High Bridge remnant to be removed
A large, graffiti-covered abutment that marked the northern edge of what was once Spokane’s tallest bridge will soon be torn down. Kendall Yards officials say the concrete structure on the …
SUNDAY, APRIL 28, 2013
Kendall Yards gets $350,000 earmark from Washington Legislature
OLYMPIA – The Kendall Yards development north of the Spokane River would be eligible for $350,000 from the state under an addition to a bill that passed the Senate on …
SUNDAY, MARCH 31, 2013
Here’s the Dirt: Greenstone plans new building
Greenstone Corp. is preparing to build its fourth commercial building in the Kendall Yards project in downtown Spokane.
THURSDAY, MARCH 21, 2013
Benson’s mural at Central Food reflects affection for Spokane
Brothers Cain and Todd Benson recently created a love letter to Spokane – a 77-foot-long mural in Greenstone Homes’ Central Food building in Kendall Yards. The mural has adults and …
MONDAY, JAN. 28, 2013
Getting There: Kendall Yards park to serve as stormwater filter
Water that runs off parking lots and down street gutters carries drops of oil, bits of metal, de-icer chemicals and tire residue, among other pollutants. Some of that dirty water …
WEDNESDAY, AUG. 22, 2012
Construction of apartments at Kendall Yards to begin soon
Work on an 84-unit, 2.2-acre Kendall Yards apartment building will start in 30 days, the head of developer Greenstone Corp. said Tuesday. The project, called The Highline Apartments, will move …
THURSDAY, JULY 12, 2012
New-home construction on rise across region after dismal 2011
Danny Sullivan, owner of Danny Sullivan Construction, said 2012 has been his company’s busiest year ever. He adds with a laugh, however, that he started the Spokane business six years …
SATURDAY, JUNE 23, 2012
Local spa will move into Kendall Yards site
Spa Paradiso, the downtown Spokane beauty care business in the Davenport Hotel, will move into new space in the Kendall Yards development, owners Jan and Larry Schoonover said. The spa …
FRIDAY, JUNE 22, 2012, 5:35 P.M.
Spa Paradiso to move to Kendall Yards
Spa Paradiso, the downtown beauty care business in the Davenport Hotel, will move into new space in the Kendall Yards development, owners Jan and Larry Schoonover said.
THURSDAY, JUNE 7, 2012
Cedar Plaza getting first restaurant
Spokane chef David Blaine said he will open the first restaurant in the new Kendall Yards development near downtown. Blaine, with more than 20 years of experience in local restaurants, …
THURSDAY, JUNE 7, 2012
Work begins on missing Centennial Trail link
Twenty years after the Centennial Trail opened in the Spokane area, work has started on what has always been considered a key missing piece: the two miles running west from …
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 6, 2012, 12:28 P.M.
Spokane chef plans first restaurant for Kendall Yards
Spokane chef David Blaine said he will open the first restaurant in the new Kendall Yards development near downtown. Blaine, who has worked in area restaurants for more than 20 …
TUESDAY, APRIL 10, 2012
Next Kendall Yards phase begins
The company developing Kendall Yards has started construction of the first commercial building and is finishing plans for a second as it tackles the next phase of Spokane’s largest mixed-use …
THURSDAY, SEPT. 29, 2011
Grocery store proposed for Kendall Yards
Kendall Yards is bringing home the bacon. Bread and produce, too.
WEDNESDAY, AUG. 10, 2011
City votes to amend Kendall Yards deal
Tax subsidies will flow to Kendall Yards even if the developer of the 78-acre project does not seek public bids on construction of streets, sewers and other public infrastructure, as …
FRIDAY, APRIL 29, 2011
Bidding issue complicates Kendall Yards agreement
Developers of the highly anticipated Kendall Yards project violated an agreement with the city that allows the project to receive tax subsidies to build streets, sewers and other infrastructure. Greenstone …
THURSDAY, SEPT. 23, 2010
Parking garage planned near courthouse
The Spokane County courthouse’s lack of parking is legendary, but help may be on the way. Except for jurors, anyone with business in the courthouse and surrounding public buildings is …
FRIDAY, AUG. 27, 2010
Here’s the Dirt: South Hill gaining medical building
A foot-and-ankle specialist and dentist will occupy a two-story office building just under construction at 3707 S. Grand Blvd. The $2 million building will encompass 8,700 square feet on the …
FRIDAY, JULY 16, 2010
Kendall Yards developer expects residential units by year’s end
Work on 60 residential units at Kendall Yards in Spokane will be completed or ongoing by the end of the year, developer Jim Frank said. Of the 18 condominiums, townhouses …
THURSDAY, JULY 8, 2010
Construction starts on Kendall Yards
Ide Avenue west of Monroe Street is closed to traffic starting Thursday until an undetermined date due to development of the Kendall Yards site.
FRIDAY, APRIL 23, 2010
Kendall Yards gets new life
Greenstone Corp. on Thursday revived the Kendall Yards development on the north bank of the Spokane River. The first 18 units of the $25 million residential and commercial project should …
THURSDAY, APRIL 22, 2010, 1:28 P.M.
Work begins on Kendall Yards housing
With the planting of a tree, developer Jim Frank today revived the Kendall Yards development on the north bank of the Spokane River.
THURSDAY, MARCH 18, 2010
Editorial: Property tax incentives will pay off in long run
In the endless carrot vs. stick quandary, there was good news this week for those who favor carrots. As expected, the Spokane City Council approved a property tax exemption for …
TUESDAY, MARCH 16, 2010
Tax exemptions OK’d for Kendall Yards
The eventual owners of 279 proposed residences in Kendall Yards will not have to pay property taxes on the new townhouses, condos and apartments for 12 years.
SATURDAY, MARCH 13, 2010
Kendall Yards tax benefit sought
Owners of nearly 300 residences in the Kendall Yards development won’t have to pay property taxes on the new structures for a dozen years under a proposal the Spokane City …