Stories tagged: moratorium
Wed., April 12, 2017
Browne’s Addition residents given construction reprieve to apply for historic designation
The Spokane City Council’s unanimous action Monday to halt demolition permits in the historic Browne’s Addition neighborhood for six months gives residents time to apply for city designation as a …
Wed., Dec. 14, 2016, 2:50 p.m.
Spokane County Commission to hear feedback on pot farm ordinance
The Spokane County Commission has scheduled a public hearing to gather feedback on its ordinance banning new outdoor marijuana farms.
Sat., Nov. 14, 2015
Editorial: Don’t vote on death penalty
Rather than turning the death penalty into a popularity contest, the justice system should face up to the reality that it cannot be applied equitably and isn’t worth preserving.
Thu., Jan. 22, 2015
Spokane Valley sets hearing on pot moratorium
The Spokane Valley City Council is hosting a public hearing on marijuana regulations during its meeting Tuesday. Citing a public health crisis, the City Council enacted an emergency moratorium on …
Wed., Dec. 12, 2012, 7:23 a.m.
Spokane County cities wary of pot clubs
SPOKANE — Two Spokane County cities, Cheney and Medical Lake, have passed six-month moratoriums on growing, processing and selling recreational marijuana.