Stories tagged: Monroe Street Dam
Tue., Sept. 12, 2017
Crane used to remove rock and garbage from Monroe Street Dam on Spokane River
Workers moved a large crane to the banks of the Spokane River near the Monroe Street Dam to move gravel and cobble that has clogged the dam’s intake structure.
Sun., Aug. 9, 2015
Jim Kershner’s this day in history
From our archives, 100 years ago The head gate operator at the Washington Water Power dam in Spokane was “astounded” when a wet, streaming apparition suddenly appeared on the platform.
Fri., April 26, 2013
Huntington Park redesign includes tie-in to Riverfront Park
The gate to Huntington Park is often closed, even when the park is open. It’s just one of the access problems to a park that’s mainly a series of steps …
Tue., July 20, 2010
Avista plans summer dam work
Avista Utilities will begin work today on several dam projects along the Spokane River in the downtown Spokane area. The highly visible work will involve a crane near the Monroe …
Thu., Aug. 7, 2008
Avista starts dredging river behind Monroe dam
Avista Corp. is using heavy equipment to scoop rocks and gravel from behind the Monroe Street Dam in downtown Spokane. Company officials say the work, which began Wednesday, is a …