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Garden District development moving forward after Crestline Street holdup resolved

A large housing development will move forward on Spokane’s South Hill, after an agreement between the developer, neighbors and the county’s hearing examiner was approved by the city council this …

Crestline Street loses arterial designation on South Hill much to the approval of developers looking to add 236 homes in area

Crestline Street on Spokane’s South Hill is no longer considered a major road, according to a decision by the Spokane City Council on Monday night.

Kendall Yards bus pass program reaches 200 users; riders log 64,000 miles

Nearly 64,000 miles have been ridden on Spokane Transit Authority buses by participants in a program that provides free bus passes to anyone who lives or works in the Kendall …

Jim Frank to be honored as Spokane Valley citizen of the year

Jim Frank of Greenstone Corp. will be honored as Citizen of the Year at the Greater Spokane Valley Chamber of Commerce’s gala Friday.

UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 13, 2018, 6:50 p.m.

City, developer disagree over including road in South Hill housing project

City staff, the Greenstone development company and dozens of neighbors to a new development on the South Hill made their case in a hearing Wednesday over whether a road should …

Public comments due this week on Greenstone’s proposed Garden District on South Hill

A proposed development of 236 homes and 38,000 square feet of office, retail and commercial space on Spokane’s South Hill faces a deadline this week as it seeks approval from …

UPDATED: Tue., May 1, 2018, 9:58 a.m.

Net-zero living: Liberty Lake house will generate enough electricity to offset residents’ energy use

Greenstone Homes built a net-zero home in Liberty Lake. Solar panels on the roof produce enough electricity to offset the residents’ energy use in the ultra efficient house.

UPDATED: Wed., July 26, 2017, 2:54 p.m.

National Night Out Against Crime comes to West Central on Tuesday

Spokane C.O.P.S. West, the West Central Neighborhood Council and Greenstone will co-host National Night Out Against Crime on Tuesday.

Jim Frank’s Kendall Yards development arose from vision, patience and luck

How Jim Frank’s development company – Greenstone Corp. – gained control of Kendall Yards, the former industrial site perched above the Spokane River, is a classic case of entrepreneurial patience. …

Kendall Yards developer sees ‘enormous potential’ for residential neighborhood on downtown’s east end

Could another Spokane site magically morph into a thriving urban neighborhood like Kendall Yards is? Developer Jim Frank believes so. He sees “enormous potential” for the east end of downtown, …

UPDATED: Mon., March 20, 2017, 6:42 p.m.

Next phase of Kendall Yards features apartments, parking and office space on bluff overlooking Spokane River

A mixed-use development with apartments, shops, office space and parking is next big project planned for Kendall Yards.

The Dirt

Work begins on Highline II Greenstone Corp. has started work on the Highline II building in Kendall Yards west of downtown Spokane.

Spokane giving smaller home lots a tryout

Affordable homes on smaller, urban lots. That’s how Jim Frank is succeeding in the coveted mixed-use Kendall Yards development on the north edge of the Spokane River gorge. Frank said …

Kendall Yards an instant hit

Spokane’s mixed-use Kendall Yards development has become so successful that would-be homebuyers or renters have to get in line. Vacancies or available homes are months out. The list of would-be …

Here’s the Dirt: Liberty Mutual plans expansion

Liberty Mutual Insurance is expanding its Liberty Lake operations.

Grocery store proposed for Kendall Yards

Kendall Yards is bringing home the bacon. Bread and produce, too.

City votes to amend Kendall Yards deal

Tax subsidies will flow to Kendall Yards even if the developer of the 78-acre project does not seek public bids on construction of streets, sewers and other public infrastructure, as …

Utility tax in Liberty Lake questioned

The City of Liberty Lake has been collecting a six percent utility tax on telephones, electricity, gas and cable since the beginning of the year. The decision behind this was …

Bidding issue complicates Kendall Yards agreement

Developers of the highly anticipated Kendall Yards project violated an agreement with the city that allows the project to receive tax subsidies to build streets, sewers and other infrastructure. Greenstone …

Here’s the Dirt: Liberty Lake lots have natural neighbor

A new housing development on Liberty Lake will be backed up by a big chunk of land that will remain natural and open to the public. Twelve homes are planned …

Here’s the Dirt: South Hill gaining medical building

A foot-and-ankle specialist and dentist will occupy a two-story office building just under construction at 3707 S. Grand Blvd. The $2 million building will encompass 8,700 square feet on the …

Construction starts on Kendall Yards

Ide Avenue west of Monroe Street is closed to traffic starting Thursday until an undetermined date due to development of the Kendall Yards site.

Kendall Yards buyer touts range of housing options

A venerable home builder is bringing new hope to a stalled downtown Spokane development project. Greenstone Corp. has purchased the Kendall Yards property with plans to build a waterfront neighborhood …

River plan passes

The River District Specific Area Plan passed the Liberty Lake City Council Tuesday night after council member Neal Olander waged a futile, last-ditch campaign to increase park sizes in the …

Liberty Lake moves closer on River District

Months of discussion came to a head Tuesday night as the Liberty Lake City Council made final decisions on several sticking points in the River District Specific Area proposed by …

Liberty Lake wants parks, but how many?

The number and size of parks in the River District was again the topic of discussion at Tuesday’s Liberty Lake City Council meeting as the council takes the final steps …

Parks deal altered

Tuesday night’s public hearing at the Liberty Lake council meeting was mostly a rehash of unresolved issues between the city and Greenstone on the River District Specific Area Plan, but …

Liberty Lake council hears divergent views on River District

Liberty Lake City Council members spent hours Tuesday discussing the proposed Specific Area Plan for the River District with city staff and representatives from Greenstone, the project developer. Greenstone representative …

Council gets look at Special Area Plan

After a year of discussion and negotiation, the Liberty Lake City Council got its first look at a Special Area Plan for the River District north of Interstate 90. The …

Council reiterates desire for input on spending taxes

Spending tax money collected in Liberty Lake’s River District was again the topic of discussion at this week’s City Council meeting as council members voted unanimously to approve a resolution …