Stories tagged: ordinance
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 9, 2017, 5:42 p.m.
Spokane Valley city attorney presents snow-removal proposal
It seemed too hot outside to talk about snow removal Tuesday evening, but that’s when the Spokane Valley City Council took another look at a snow removal ordinance that’s been …
UPDATED: Fri., July 28, 2017, 3:37 p.m.
Arkansas asks that city’s LGBT rights ordinance be blocked
Arkansas asked a judge Friday to block enforcement of a city ordinance that bans discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity, months after the state’s highest court ruled the …
UPDATED: Tue., July 18, 2017, 8:36 p.m.
It could soon be illegal to interrupt an Olympia City Council meeting
The Olympia City Council will consider an ordinance tonight that would make it unlawful to interfere with or disturb a city meeting.
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.
Wed., June 15, 2016, 10:25 a.m.
Pit bull ban to be revisited by Yakima City Council
YAKIMA, Wash. – The Yakima City Council is reconsidering a 29-year-ban on pit bull breeds within the city. Reversing the ban will be discussed at the council’s June 21 meeting …
Wed., Aug. 15, 2012
Shawn Vestal: No reason to prohibit panhandling
Are we really going to outlaw street-corner begging in Spokane and pretend it’s about safety? Or are the politicians who represent the homeless, the downtrodden, the drunk and disorderly, the …
Sat., Nov. 22, 2008
Police propose graffiti ordinance
Colorful graffiti that plasters the alleys running through the heart of downtown Spokane – often resembling the swirling, detailed spray-painted artwork on passing boxcars – is perhaps the most attractive …