Stories tagged: snow plow
UPDATED: Mon., March 13, 2017, 10:58 p.m.
Spokane City Council votes to speed up plowing, prioritize snow removal near schools and downtown
The resolution calls for the city to begin revising its policies to focus on downtown, schools and health care centers, as well as speed up the amount of time it …
Mon., Jan. 9, 2017, 5:03 p.m.
Other cities more aggressive than Spokane in clearing downtown and side streets of snow
The City of Spokane has launched a full city plow, but with downtown streets clogged, some people wonder what took so long.
Fri., Dec. 30, 2016, 11:40 a.m.
City finishes plowing snow
City crews have finished plowing snow on Spokane streets, ending the stage two snow event declared on Christmas Day.
Thu., Feb. 16, 2012
Doug Clark: Wayward snow toss will cost you
In the latest example of your busybody government at work, Spokane’s City Council has decided to make outlaws out of we citizens who dare toss snow into the streets. Weird. …
Sat., Nov. 26, 2011
Snow removal plows ahead
Anyone looking at the row of snowplows sitting in the parking lot at the new Spokane Valley Public Works Facility would immediately notice that one is not like the others. …
Thu., Feb. 24, 2011, 8:22 a.m.
City asks residents to comply with snow parking rules
Spokane is asking residents to move their cars off of arterial streets to make way for plows. The city declared a Stage 2 snow emergency, which means that crews will …
Sat., Nov. 27, 2010, 7:28 p.m.
City plows hit the steets as snowfall continues
City crews spent Saturday clearing Spokane streets of snow, while some residents scurried to buy snow gear and others simply enjoyed building snowmen and sledding.
Mon., Feb. 4, 2008
More snow to come; county keeps plowing
It’s not over yet. An additional 3 to 5 inches of snow is expected in Spokane and Coeur d’Alene by Wednesday morning.