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Construction underway for school safety projects

UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 25, 2021

Sidewalk and crosswalk safety improvements are under construction outside a dozen Spokane Public Schools. Most of the construction is scheduled to conclude by mid-September with few traffic impacts, according to the city of Spokane.

Opinion >  Column

Getting There: Can Spokane’s light rail effort be revived?

Early planning work 15 years ago established a price tag and some early ideas of what light rail might look like between Spokane and Coeur d'Alene. A pair of advisory votes effectively killed that momentum. Now, the backers of that original planning say it's time to dust off those documents.