Stories tagged: North Monroe Street
Wed., Sept. 27, 2017, 6 a.m.
Knezovich warns North Monroe road project would impede evacuation of downtown Spokane during emergencies
Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich waded into a contentious discussion about street design earlier this month by officially coming out against the planned street renovation on North Monroe, saying its redesign will …
UPDATED: Mon., April 24, 2017, 11 p.m.
North Monroe ‘road diet’ moves into design phase, despite business opposition
A recent door-to-door survey of businesses along the 1.1-mile stretch of North Monroe Street showed a majority of businesses oppose reducing lanes, but neighborhood and community support as well as …
Wed., June 22, 2016
Citizen advisory committee to provide input on remake of North Monroe
A citizen advisory committee is being appointed to help guide plans for a remake of North Monroe Street from north of Indiana Avenue to the top of the North Hill
UPDATED: Thu., June 11, 2015, 2:26 p.m.
Investigators: Arson suspect thought cell phone thief lived in building
One man is in jail after an arson fire that ravaged a small building Thursday morning on North Monroe Street, leaving several tenants without a home.
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 …
Thu., Nov. 7, 2013
Emerson/Garfield formulates neighborhood comprehensive plan
The Emerson/Garfield Neighborhood Council is planning for its future. At an Oct. 10 meeting, residents helped define some of the neighborhood’s main issues. At the next meeting, Nov. 14, residents …
Mon., Dec. 5, 2011
Council considers rezoning, sale of vacant N. Monroe property
Neighbors of vacant ground viewed daily by thousands of motorists in north Spokane are worried about what the city may do with the two acres that include a significant bluff …
Thu., Sept. 22, 2011
City plans makeover for North Monroe
The city plans to revitalize the Monroe Street Business District and on Wednesday an open house at Empire Office Machines, 1401 N. Monroe St., will pick up the conversation among …