Stories tagged: permits
Tue., Oct. 25, 2016, 6:44 p.m.
County braces for surge of building permits in wake of controversial water-rights ruling
The Spokane County Building and Planning Department may keep its doors open as late as necessary Wednesday to accomodate a surge of building permit applicants in the wake of a …
Sat., Sept. 27, 2014
Idaho public TV crews chafe at filming permits
BOISE – Though the chief of the U.S. Forest Service now says controversial permit requirements for filming and photography on forest lands never were intended to apply to journalists, crews …
Fri., Sept. 26, 2014, 3:36 p.m.
Forest officials wanted permits for filming in Idaho forests twice in past two months
Though the chief of the U.S. Forest Service now says controversial permit requirements for filming and photography on forest lands never were intended to apply to journalists, crews for Idaho …
Sun., June 2, 2013
Clark: Bob Apple’s bar has it all – except for a name
When we last left Bob Apple, the ex-Spokane city councilman was inviting one and all to his brand new South Hill sports bar for tons of fun on Super Bowl …
Mon., Feb. 25, 2013, 12:39 p.m.
Lottery losers may get a break on rafting permits
LEWISTON, Idaho — The U.S. Forest Service is considering upping the odds for unsuccessful lottery permit applicants hoping to float the popular Selway and Middle Fork of the Salmon rivers. …
Sat., Oct. 29, 2011
City staff, developers discuss ways of improving permit process
City of Spokane Valley staff members hosted a developers forum Thursday to talk about changes to the permit system and their commitment to offering excellent customer service. They faced a …
Sat., Sept. 10, 2011
Permit process addressed
Spokane Valley’s new community development director, John Hohman, presented his action plan to improve the city’s permit process to the City Council this week, calling it a “roadmap.” The department …
Fri., Feb. 18, 2011
Mayor promises to change business permitting process
Mayor Mary Verner is promising to change the city’s permitting process in a new initiative unveiled last week in her State of the City address last week. Business concerns over …
Thu., Dec. 3, 2009, 1:15 p.m.
Nature agencies asked to share
Plans announced Wednesday to streamline how state natural-resource agencies deliver services to the public did not include consolidation of any state agencies.