Links may be made from the Spokane County website to external websites that meet the following criteria:
Are maintained by a non-profit charitable, educational, hospital, scientific, human services, or cultural organization serving the Spokane County area or providing information relevant to the functions and services provided by the County.
Exist for the purpose of providing information about public special events in or impacting the Spokane County area or for the purpose of promoting the area in a positive manner.
Are maintained by a licensed, established news-gathering organization that has operated successfully for a minimum of one year as either: a printed newspaper with a regular circulation of no less than 3,000 and published at not less than monthly intervals within Spokane County; or a television station whose broadcast signal covers more than fifty-percent of the county's geographic area, and which provides a regular schedule of daily local news coverage and maintains a national network affiliation; or a radio station whose broadcast signal covers at least one-fourth of the county's geographic area and provides a regular daily schedule of local news coverage excluding news-talk programs or program segments.
Are maintained by a state, local or federal government agency, judicial branch entity or local school or library board.
Are maintained by an organization that receives direct financial support from the County.
Provide an online tool to help users access information on the site, communicate with each other, or access official information, such as maps, regarding Spokane County.
Provide search engines for the Spokane County website
Are maintained by authorized vendors providing services for this website.
Are maintained by for-profit businesses sponsoring a County event (i.e., Spokane Interstate Fair).
Are recognized Political Parties under RCW 29A.04.086 and .097 of which at least one nominee for President of United States, United States Senator, or a statewide office was on the ballot in the last general election held in an even-numbered year.