Posted on: July 7, 2017

BURN RESTRICTIONS IN PLACE

Outdoor Open Burning and Recreational Fires are RESTRICTED

Unauthorized open burning and unauthorized recreational fires are hereby ordered* discontinued in the Unincorporated areas of Spokane County.

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Posted on: August 25, 2016

Sign-up to receive TEXT MESSAGE REMINDERS of your future District Court hearings.

Spokane County District Court now offers text message reminders for future court hearings. Reminders will be sent approximately 24 hours prior to your court hearing.

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Elections

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Posted on: August 14, 2017

Register to Vote

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Register today to vote in Washington State!

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Posted on: September 15, 2017

Spokane County Maps

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Spokane County Precinct and District Maps can be found here.

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Posted on: August 10, 2017

Washington MyVote

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You can register to vote, update your address, check your registration status and more using MyVote!

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Posted on: June 1, 2017

Secure Your Load - Be a Load Warrior!

The Eco Team launches the "Secure Your Load" campaign at all three transfer stations.

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Posted on: September 1, 2017

City of Spokane Golf Discount Cards Accepted!

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Starting September 1, 2017 till the end of the 2017 golf season, simply advise pro shop staff at check-in that you have a City of Spokane golf discount card to receive Spokane County discount card rate.

Golf Courses
Posted on: September 1, 2017

Want to get an early start to the weekend?

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Our weekday rates now include Fridays! TGIF! Check out our other specials by clicking on the link below!

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Posted on: September 1, 2017

Need to hit the course after class? Student discounts available!

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We offer student discounts at our three beautiful courses. Click on the link below to learn more!

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Posted on: September 1, 2017

Want to see what else Spokane County has to offer?

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Click on the link below to visit Spokane County Parks, Recreation & Golf Department's homepage to discover our parks, trails, aquatic facilities and more!

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Posted on: May 24, 2016

Inmate Roster

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View the list of inmates currently in custody of Detention Services

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Posted on: May 12, 2016

Property Information in the palm of your hand

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View property information and maps for your home, business, or a prospective real estate purchase. Spokane County SCOUT brings you school and services information, property taxes and valuations, maps, and more!

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Posted on: May 4, 2016

Spokane County TV

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Watch Board of County Commissioner meetings & hearings, County spotlights, Parks & Recreation and Sheriff's Office videos.

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Posted on: September 20, 2017

Storage/Maintenance of Farm Equipment 140 X 400

DESCRIPTION: Storage/Maintenance of Farm Equipment 140 X 400

ADDRESS:  3610 N. Wood Road

PARCEL NUMBER:  05023.9004

PROPONENT:  Spokane County

SPOKANE COUNTY CONTACT: Spokane County Building & Planning, Dawn Dompier, 10...

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Notices of Application & Technical Review
Posted on: September 20, 2017

Day Mt. Spokane Road Stormwater Retrofit and Pavement Rehabilitation Project

DESCRIPTION:  Day Mt. Spokane Road Stormwater Retrofit and Pavement Rehabilitation Project

VICINITY: This project is located on Day Mt. Spokane Road between Highway 2 and continuing east to 300' east of McKinnon Road, in Sections 26, 27, 34 & ...

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Notices of Application & Technical Review
Posted on: September 14, 2017

Wall Street Phase II Stormwater Retrofit and Pavement Rehabilitation Project

DESCRIPTION:  Wall Street Phase II Stormwater Retrofit and Pavement Rehabilitation Project

VICINITY:  Wall Street from Greta Avenue to 200' north of Tieton Avenue in Sections 19 & 30, T26N, R43E WM.

PROPONENT:  Spokane County

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Notices of Application & Technical Review
Posted on: September 14, 2017

Wellesley Avenue Stormwater Retrofit and Pavement Rehabilitation Project

DESCRIPTION: Wellesley Avenue Stormwater Retrofit and Pavement Rehabilitation Project - Campbell Rd to McKinzie Rd. and Wabash Ct. to Vincent Rd.

VICINITY:  This project includes two sections of Wellesley Avenue.  The first section, Campb...

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Notices of Application & Technical Review
Posted on: August 28, 2017

Notice of Application - CUN-0006-2017

FILE NO:  CUN-0006-2017

DESCRIPTION OF PROPOSAL:  Conditional Use Permit to allow a detached accessory dwelling unit in the Low Density Residential (LDR) zone pursuant to Section 14.606.240(1) of the Spokane County Zoning Code.

PARCEL NO: ...

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Notices of Application & Technical Review
Posted on: August 2, 2017

Notice of Application - PW-2040A-14

FILE NO: PW-2040A-14

DESCRIPTION OF PROPOSAL:  An alteration to the Final Plat of West Terrace Fifth Addition, PW-2040A-14.  This alteration proposes two changes; The first is to change Tract B into a private road to be called Master's La...

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Notices of Application & Technical Review
Posted on: August 1, 2017

Notice of Application - PE-1779A-95

FILE NO:  PE-1779A-95

DESCRIPTION OF PROPOSAL:  Change of Conditions to modify the Hearing Examiner's decision, dated February 11, 1999, to allow for 56 additional single family lots on the remaining 24.7 acres (Twin Bridges Subdivision) ...

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Notices of Application & Technical Review
Posted on: August 1, 2017

Notice of Application - SP-1608-17

FILE NO:  SP-1608-17

DESCRIPTION OF PROPOSAL:  Preliminary Short Plat to divide approximately one (1) acre into three (3) lots for single family residences in the Low Density Residential (LDR) zone.

PARCEL NO: 34041.0180

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Notices of Application & Technical Review
Posted on: July 18, 2017

Midway Road Drainage Improvements

DESCRIPTION:  Midway Road Drainage Improvements

VICINITY:  This project lies in Section 28 of Township 27N, Range 43 EWM and runs along Midway Road and Little Spokane Drive

PROPONENT:  Spokane County

SPOKANE COUNTY CONTACT: &nb...

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Notices of Application & Technical Review
Posted on: July 6, 2017

Notice of Application - CUS-05-2017

FILE NO.:  CUS-05-2017

DESCRIPTION OF PROPOSAL:  Conditional Use Permit to allow a Wireless Communication Support Tower in the Large Tract Agricultural (LTA) zone pursuant to Section 14.616.240(14) of the Spokane County Zoning Code.

PARCEL...

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Posted on: July 14, 2017

Have ideas for Liberty Lake Regional Park?

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Spokane County Parks needs your help making plans for Liberty Lake Regional Park's future! Click below to learn more about this project.

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Posted on: June 21, 2017

Need a trail map?

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Download our latest trail maps and hit the trail!

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Posted on: April 21, 2017

Looking for a night out under the stars?

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The Liberty Lake Campground Opens May 1st! Reserve your spot today!

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Posted on: October 5, 2016

Looking for an affordable event space?

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Check out our available rental facilities including Camp Caro Lodge! Reservation requests for 2017 now being accepted!

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Posted on: August 14, 2017

Project Management Techniques

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Please Join us on 9/21 from 1-2:30 PM for a discussion on Project Management with John Stenbeck.

More about our speaker:

  • Project Management Expert
  • Founder of GR8PM, Inc.
  • Best Selling Author
  • Agile & Project Management Trainer

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Posted on: July 25, 2017

Fire Danger Halts Road Grading

The continuing hot and dry weather has increased the risk of wildfires. Consequently, road grading has been stopped in all four county road districts.

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Posted on: July 24, 2017

New Distracted Driving Law in Effect!

No hand-held cell phone use!

- Drivers may not use hand-held cell phones while they are driving, stopped in traffic, or at a stop light. This includes tablets, laptops, or other hand-held electronic devices.

- Drivers may not watch video while they...

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Public Works
Posted on: July 12, 2017

Elder Road open to travel!

Elder Road from Jackson Rd to Madison Rd has been opened to travel! That stretch of Elder has been closed since February 18th due to extreme flooding and washouts. County maintenance crews have been working hard and finally got it opened up today.

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Public Works
Posted on: July 12, 2017

Colbert Road closed from Little Spokane Dr to Little Spokane Dr Y

Colbert Road is closed from Little Spokane Drive to Little Spokane Drive Y. The road will remain closed until further notice due to flooding. Both Little Spokane Dr and Little Spokane Dr Y are open to travel.

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Posted on: May 18, 2017

Public Works announces plans for Bigelow Gulch Urban Corridor Project

Late this summer, Public Works will begin construction on phase 4A of the project at the intersection of Bigelow Gulch and Forker Road. In 2018, work will begin on phase 4 from Old Argonne Road to Evergreen Road.

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Posted on: September 1, 2017

Tips to Make Sure your Pet Stays Safe this Fall

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The crisp chill of autumn is upon us which means changing leaves, cozy sweaters, and back-to-school. But, along with all that excitement comes some dangers for your adorable pooch and kitty. Keep your pet from falling into danger with these tips.

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Posted on: September 1, 2017

Emergency Preparedness

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Are you ready to evacuate with your pet in an emergency such as a wildfire, natural disaster or other emergency? Emergencies come in many different forms, whether it is evacuating your home on a short temporary basis or a longer unknown amount of time. It...

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Posted on: September 1, 2017

Beating the Back-to-School Blues for you Pet

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Whether your child is headed off to college or enrolling in Kindergarten, Back-to-School season is a time of transition for the whole family - and that includes your pet! Your pet has grown used to spending more time with you this summer and abruptly chan...

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Posted on: September 1, 2017

Shelter in Place with your Pet

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If you are like millions of animal owners, your pet is an important member of your family. The likelihood that you and your animals will survive an emergency in the future depends largely on emergency planning done today. Some of the things that you can d...

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Posted on: September 20, 2017

Additional Suspects Arrested in Freeman Parent’s Vehicle Prowling

Additional Suspects Arrested in Freeman Parent’s Vehicle Prowling

Investigators arrested 39 –year-old Larry D. Flett and 37 year-old Renee C Mann on several felony charges for their involvement in the prowling of a Freeman High School p...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 20, 2017

Fleeing Felon Shoots at Deputy During Pursuit

Fleeing Felon Shoots at Deputy During Pursuit

Early this morning, 45 year-old Mark C. Perry attempted to flee after Spokane County Deputy Stan Kravtsov tried to conduct a traffic stop just after 1:00 a.m. in the area of 1st and Market in Mead. During the p...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 18, 2017

UPDATE: “Tips” Help Identify Freeman High School Prowling Suspects One Suspect Arrested

UPDATE: “Tips” Help Identify Freeman High School Prowling Suspects - One Suspect Arrested, Searching for Second 

 

Spokane County Sheriff’s Office Detectives assisted by the Pacific Northwest Violent ...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 15, 2017

Freeman High School Parent’s Vehicle Prowled while Attempting to Ensure Children were Safe

Freeman High School Parent’s Vehicle Prowled while Attempting to Ensure Children were Safe  

 

The Spokane County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help identifying suspect(s) who prowled a Freeman High School parent’s v...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 14, 2017

UPDATED INFO: Freeman High School Shooting

Three students were seriously injured and one was killed in a shooting that happened at Freeman High School yesterday. The shooter has been booked into Spokane County Juvenile Detention Center for one count 1st Degree Murder and three counts Attempted 1st...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 13, 2017

Freeman High School Shooting

Freeman High School Shooting

Three students were seriously injured and one was killed in a shooting that happened at Freeman High School this morning. The shooter is in custody at this time and there is no further danger to the community. The Spokane Count...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 12, 2017

Deputy Placed on Administrative Leave

Deputy Placed on Administrative Leave

This afternoon, Spokane County Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich placed Spokane Valley Deputy Samuel Turner on paid administrative leave pending the outcome of a criminal and internal investigation stemming from a supervisor&...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 12, 2017

Citizens Assist Deputy Catch Fleeing Suspect

Citizens Assist Deputy Catch Fleeing Suspect 

Three citizens who witnessed Spokane County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Shawn Hause in foot pursuit of a suspect Sunday afternoon in the area of 57th and Regal came to his aid, leading to the sus...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 12, 2017

Detective Attempting to Identify Armed Robbery Suspect Requests Additional Tips

Detective Attempting to Identify Armed Robbery Suspect Requests Additional Tips

Spokane County Sheriff’s Office Major Crimes Detective Marc Melville is requesting additional tips and information as he works to identify this armed robbery...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 12, 2017

Fatal Motorcycle vs Deer Crash on Coulee Hite Road

Fatal Motorcycle vs Deer Crash on Coulee Hite Road

Spokane County Sheriff’s Traffic Unit Investigators are at the scene of a one vehicle fatality motorcycle crash on Coulee Hite Road, east of Wood Rd.  Please use an alternate route as Co...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 11, 2017

Reckless Driver’s Plan Fails to Keep Girlfriend with Warrant Out of Jail

Reckless Driver’s Plan Fails to Keep Girlfriend with Warrant Out of Jail 

Spokane County Sheriff’s Deputy Drew Richmond ended a short pursuit with a PIT maneuver early this morning, safely taking all three occupants into custod...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 8, 2017

Can You Help Detectives Identify this Robbery Suspect?

Can You Help Detectives Identify this Robbery Suspect?

Spokane County Sheriff’s Office Major Crimes Detectives would like your help identifying the female robbery suspect in these photos.  

On August 23, 2017, at approximately 11:40 p.m.,...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 8, 2017

Fatal Motorcycle Crash on Appleway near Idaho State Line

Fatal Motorcycle Crash on Appleway near Idaho State Line

Late last night, Spokane County Sheriff’s Office Deputies responded to a serious injury collision involving a motorcycle and passenger car.  The female driver of the motorcycle, pr...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 7, 2017

Applicants WANTED: Deputy Sheriff Open House Announcement

Applicants WANTED: Deputy Sheriff Open House Announcement

 

Please join us at the Deputy Sheriff Open House on Wednesday, October 4, 2017 from 6pm to 8pm!! Talk with members of the Spokane County Sheriff’s Office Recruiting Team and Spoka...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 7, 2017

K9 Khan Capture Two Suspects in Two Nights

K9 Khan Capture Two Suspects in Two Nights

Spokane Valley Deputy Tyler Kullman and his partner K9 Khan had two successful tracks for suspects on back to back nights resulting in both going to jail.  Both suspects ran and tried to hide but K9 Khan&...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: August 23, 2017

Announcement: Fall Citizens Academy Registration is OPEN

Announcement: Fall Citizens Academy Registration is OPEN

This is YOUR opportunity to learn about the Spokane County Sheriff’s Office, ask questions, and interact with Deputies, Detectives and members of specialty units, including K9, Air 1 and ot...

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Posted on: March 2, 2016

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Posted on: September 5, 2017

Hazardous Waste

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FOR RESIDENTS:

Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) can be dropped off free of charge at the Spokane County Regional Solid Waste Disposal sites. Materials that are considered HHW include:  

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Posted on: September 5, 2017

RVs/Campers & Trailers

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RVs are accepted at Graham Road Recycling and Disposal Facility at 1820 S. Graham Rd. in Medical Lake, WA. Remove engine, axels and wheels. Call 509-244-0151 for more information. Campers and travel trailers are accepted at the Waste to Energy Facility an...

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Posted on: September 5, 2017

Appliance Disposal

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Appliances that are accepted at the Waste to Energy Facility and the Transfer Stations include:

  • Residential sized refrigerators and freezers
  • Microwaves
  • Stove/Ovens
  • Dishwashers
  • Clothing washers and dryers
  • Water heaters

Some appliances contain CFCs (Freon) and req...

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Posted on: September 5, 2017

Pick-up Pet Waste!

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There are several common diseases that can be transmitted to dogs, cats and people through pet waste. These include giardia, roundworms, salmonella, and E.coli. Very high temperatures are required to destroy the bacteria in pet waste so do not compost it ...

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Posted on: July 27, 2017

MacArthur Grant Safety and Justice challenge - information online!

We have heard from community members that they would like to have access to our MacArthur Safety & Justice Challenge grant activities.  In response, we have created a new webpage to allow us do this.  We have also posted a brief hist...

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Posted on: June 29, 2017

Safety and Justice Challenge, glimpse and overview of work....

6/29/17As we wrap up our first year of the Mac Arthur Foundation’s Safety and Justice Challenge, we thought we would provide a glimpse and overview of activities and work completed that we recently reported to the MacArthur Foundation.  ...

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Posted on: June 22, 2017

Jail Transitions Pathways HUB Pilot authorized

On Wednesday, June 21st, 2017 the Administrative Committee of the Spokane Regional Law and Justice Council formally authorized a project to pilot a new re-entry program, referred to as the Jail Transitions Pathways HUB. This effort is a partnership with B...

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Posted on: June 14, 2017

Proposed Spokane Regional Mental Health Crisis Stabilization Facility Info online

At the 6/14/17 Spokane Regional Law and Justice Council (SRLJC)’s meeting a presentation was given for a proposed facility for Law enforcement officers to utilize when encountering someone who is determined to be better served by a crisis stabil...

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Spokane Regional Law & Justice Council News
Posted on: April 18, 2017

Operations of the Spokane Regional Law and Justice Council (SRLJC)

Law and Justice Council members and support staff often receive questions about the structure of the Law and Justice Council;  who serves on the SRLJC (why and for how long) and the subcommittee structure. Answers to all of these questions, and m...

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