Stories tagged: construction
Sun., Oct. 13, 2019, 4 a.m.
A historic building on East Sprague Avenue that long housed the Vien Dong Vietnamese restaurant has been sold and will be renovated, according to city permit data.
Sat., Oct. 12, 2019
The farm and ranch retailer is building a $6.5 million, 95,000-square-foot development at 9646 W. U.S. Highway 2 in Airway Heights, according to an application filed last month with the …
Wed., Oct. 2, 2019, 4 a.m.
New-construction permit values in Spokane County totaled more than $1 billion over the past year, marking the first time that dollar amount was exceeded since 2008.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 1, 2019, 9:26 p.m.
John Hohman, deputy city manager, said the city won’t know the full extent of the damage until crews take apart the exterior council chamber walls, which are cracking.
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 27, 2019, 11:15 a.m.
Two years after it was built, Spokane Valley’s $14.2 million City Hall is already deteriorating, with cracking concrete, drywall, mortar and brick, windows unsealing and water getting into the City …
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 26, 2019, 9:42 p.m.
The 82,000-square-foot Integrated Science and Engineering Facility, scheduled to open by fall 2021, will include 12 teaching laboratories, four research labs, classrooms, faculty offices and a “collaboration studio,” according to …
Fri., Sept. 20, 2019, 1:24 p.m.
Revival Tea Company is expanding its online tea business into a brick-and-mortar store in downtown Spokane.
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 13, 2019, 10:16 a.m.
Broadway Orchards LLC has filed plans with the city of Spokane Valley to build a more than $12 million apartment complex.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 28, 2019, 7:59 p.m.
Contractors group reports 80% of construction firms in the Washington experience difficulty recruiting skilled workers
Associated General Contractors of America, which surveyed 2,000 construction firms nationwide, found 80% of contractors in Washington reported difficulty in finding qualified employees for hourly positions. The shortage also is …
Sun., Aug. 25, 2019, 12:01 a.m.
Work is well under way on a $23.5 million project that will transform Lewis and Clark High School in time for the first day of school – in 2020.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 9, 2019, 12:58 p.m.
Self Storage of Spokane is opening a new storage center in Hillyard later this month, marking the company’s third location in the region.
Fri., Aug. 2, 2019, 3:12 p.m.
The Foursquare Church has filed a proposal with the city of Airway Heights to convert two warehouse buildings into a new church.
Fri., Aug. 2, 2019, 3:02 p.m.
A mixed-use apartment and retail development could be coming to Spokane Valley.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 2, 2019, 2:58 p.m.
Property owner Cristin Argaw filed a preliminary application with the city to build Kaffa Ethiopian Cafe at 19017 E. Appleway Ave.
Mon., July 29, 2019, 5 a.m.
Getting There: Country Homes was a ‘route through empty fields,’ now it’s major thoroughfare being repaired
Five weeks of construction begins today on Country Homes, a boulevard born from legislation and condemnation.
UPDATED: Sun., July 28, 2019, 6:26 p.m.
Walmart Inc. recently completed a remodel project to transform one of its Spokane Valley stores.
Sat., July 27, 2019
Tacoma-based MultiCare Health System is planning to build a new medical office building adjacent to its existing hospital in Spokane Valley.
UPDATED: Fri., July 26, 2019, 6:59 p.m.
Moscow, Idaho-based Emsi, a labor market analytics firm, is expanding with plans to build a new, 70,000-square-foot company headquarters that will house more than 500 employees.
UPDATED: Fri., July 12, 2019, 5:19 p.m.
Salt Lake City-based Kenworth Sales Co. plans to build a $15 million sales and service facility on the West Plains. Kenworth Sales Co. filed plans with Spokane County to build …
Fri., July 12, 2019, 7:07 a.m.
Hayden-based White Water Creek Inc. is planning to build a new apartment complex west of Mirabeau Park in Spokane Valley.
UPDATED: Fri., July 12, 2019, 6:57 a.m.
Florida-based AutoNation is planning to transform a vacant building in Spokane Valley into a new car dealership.
Wed., July 3, 2019
The Spokane region added 2,600 jobs from May 2018 to May 2019 – an 18% increase –the third-largest percentage gain in construction jobs among metropolitan areas nationwide, according to a …
Mon., July 1, 2019, 6:03 p.m.
Spending on U.S. construction projects fell in May, the first drop in six months, as home building fell for a fifth straight month.
UPDATED: Fri., June 28, 2019, 11:33 a.m.
Anytime Fitness is planning to open a second gym in Spokane Valley.
UPDATED: Fri., June 28, 2019, 11:19 a.m.
Krueger Sheet Metal is planning to build a manufacturing facility and warehouse in Spokane Valley.
Sun., June 23, 2019
Wm. Winkler Co. is building a concrete manufacturing facility south of its main office in Newman Lake.
UPDATED: Wed., June 19, 2019, 7:27 p.m.
Spokane County closed the Euclid Road bridge in Airway Heights because of a critical failure in its supporting structure.
Sun., June 16, 2019
The owner of Rancho Viejo Mexican Restaurant is opening a new establishment, Vaquero’s Mexican Restaurant and Taqueria in Spokane Valley. Jose Rodriguez is renovating a 6,900-square-foot space at 16208 E. …
Mon., June 10, 2019, 5 a.m.
Twenty-year-old Llewelllyn “Louis” Marks Davenport arrived in Spokane in March of 1889 and helped manage his uncle’s restaurant. When most of the town burned down later that year, Davenport opened …
Sat., May 25, 2019
River City Pizza, an Otis Orchards staple with plenty of loyal customers, is opening a second restaurant in the Spokane Valley.