Stories tagged: post street
Fri., May 17, 2019
City closes Post Street bridge to motor vehicles after structural analysis; bikes and pedestrians OK
The city of Spokane on Friday closed the Post Street bridge to all motor vehicles, citing a structural analysis which found the aging span can’t safely hold that much weight. …
Mon., Nov. 19, 2018
Businessman W.G. Willis bought the southwest corner of Post Street and Riverside Avenue from pioneer land developers A.M. Cannon and J.J. Browne in 1886. He began building the three-story Falls …
Wed., Feb. 7, 2018
The Garland business district is quickly becoming the mural capital of Spokane.
UPDATED: Thu., July 20, 2017
A man who was injured after jumping out of a burning home late Tuesday night was released the same night and is in good condition, Spokane Fire Chief Brian Shaeffer …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 9, 2017
A man was found dead on the sidewalk outside the Carlyle Care Center at 206 S. Post St. Thursday evening.
Mon., Feb. 6, 2017
100 years ago in Spokane: Multiple workers presumed dead when framework collapses during bridge construction
Tragedy struck at the Post Street bridge construction project when the “falsework” – temporary framework – collapsed, sending up to 30 workers into the icy torrent.
Mon., Aug. 26, 2013
A rail gang of three dozen workers moved through Spokane last week, repairing and replacing track on BNSF Railway’s main lines as part of a $125 million investment in the …
Fri., Sept. 23, 2011
They’re back. High-tech Seattle-style parking meters were installed Wednesday along four blocks of downtown Spokane and in a city-owned parking lot next to City Hall as part of an experiment.