Stories tagged: sam wood
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 3, 2018
Spokane Valley Mayor Rod Higgins narrowly held on to his position Tuesday in a vote that shows a divided City Council. In two 4-3 votes, council members selected Higgins to …
Wed., May 10, 2017
Two Spokane Valley City councilmen are proposing a new addition to Spokane Valley politics: term limits.
Wed., July 20, 2016
An ad criticizing the Spokane Valley City Council for overspending on former City Manager Mike Jackson’s termination and for “giving away” more than $400,000 in Community Development Block Grants ran …
Sat., April 30, 2016
Why did the council spend more than it seemingly had to? What did the public get in exchange? What did the council get, other than an assurance of secrecy?
Thu., Feb. 25, 2016
The Spokane Valley City Council majority’s firing of the city manager is the latest example of how collaborative decision-making has been replaced with political agendas.
Thu., Feb. 4, 2016
The Spokane Valley City Council on Tuesday evening approved a resolution asking the state to repeal the bathroom access rules for transgendered people that were recently issued by the Washington …
Mon., Jan. 25, 2016
Spokane Valley City Council to discuss gender preference bathroom access
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 9, 2015
Spokane Valley City Councilman Ben Wick has last his re-election bid to Sam Wood. Wood has a 99-vote lead over Wick in the latest count of ballots, which was released …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 4, 2015
Ben Wick’s lead shrank to 111 votes over challenger Sam Wood in the race for Spokane Valley City Council. Other incumbents maintained their comfortable leads.
Tue., Oct. 20, 2015
City needs his perspective on transportation, especially Bridging the Valley effort
Thu., Oct. 15, 2015
He’s half the age or younger than the other Spokane Valley City Council members, but that doesn’t seem to bother Ben Wick, 33.
Sun., April 29, 2012
Sam P. Wood’s career has revolved around the local real-estate market for more than two decades, first as an agent and, since 1996, also as an appraiser. But his exposure …