Stories tagged: skywalks
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 9, 2018, 3:37 p.m.
The city’s upper avenues once served as busy footpaths between bustling commercial centers. Today, two new skywalks are under construction at the former downtown Macy’s at a cost of about …
Mon., Dec. 18, 2017
In 1972, as Spokane was preparing for Expo ’74, retail shopping in the downtown area was undergoing big changes.
Sun., Sept. 10, 2017
Two Popeye’s Louisiana Kitchen locations are closer to opening in the Spokane region, one in Post Falls and the other on North Division St.
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 10, 2017, 10:28 a.m.
Two skywalks torn down for the redevelopment of the old Macy’s building in downtown Spokane will be replaced for $800,000.
UPDATED: Thu., March 9, 2017, 2:40 p.m.
The Spokane city hearing examiner has approved a new skywalk between the former Macy’s building and the Bennett Block
Tue., Oct. 11, 2016, 5:30 p.m.
One of downtown Spokane’s first skywalks is coming down, to be replaced in a different location with something more sleek and modern.
Wed., Sept. 14, 2016, 4:50 p.m.
The City Council signed off on an agreement this week calling for the replacement of the downtown skywalk spanning Wall Street and linking the old Macy’s department store and River …
Tue., June 21, 2016, 11:25 p.m.
Skywalks have become the next generation’s headache as cities are now desperate to add life to downtown. For them, the question is how to create lively streets when no one …
Tue., Aug. 19, 2014
Downtown Spokane will see the construction of its first skywalk in 20 years, and at least one Spokane City Council member hopes it’s the last. The City Council on Monday …
Fri., Aug. 1, 2014
First the fountain, now the staircase. Following last week’s removal of Spokane architect Warren Heylman’s Parkade Plaza Fountain, Drusilla Hieber got permission from the Spokane City Council on Monday to …
Fri., Sept. 5, 2008
A delivery truck snagged a downtown Spokane skywalk early Thursday, sending debris tumbling into the street. No injuries were reported, and the skywalk between the Washington Mutual Building and the …