Newman Lake Flood Control Zone District


2024 DRAFT Budget
The Board of County Commissioners will conduct a public hearing on:

Tuesday, October 10th, 2023 at 2:00PM
Commissioners' Hearing Room
Spokane County Public Works Building
1026 West Broadway Avenue
Spokane, Washington 99260

The public may also participate via conference call by calling: 1-877-853-5257 (Meeting ID: 856 7484 5677) and/or view the public meeting via Webinar Link: (Meeting ID: 856 7484 5677)

The purpose of the public hearing will be to take public comment and consider the 2024 Newman Lake Flood Control Zone District budget.

Notice of Public Hearing

DRAFT 2024 Budget

DRAFT 2024 Budget Presentation

Newman Lake Newsletter
The link above contains a newsletter detailing District activities since July 2022.


2022 State of the Lake Report

The 2022 State of the Lake Report has been finalized. The purpose of this report is to outline the lake's water quality and the efforts of District staff and the Newman Lake Community in implementing nutrient source control efforts in the Newman Lake watershed during the 2022 calendar year.

2022 State of the Lake Report

WA State Attorney General Opinion Letter Regarding Assessments
 The Washington State Attorney General's Office issued its response to the question which arose during the Board of Appraisers process regarding the use of market or assessed value when calculating assessments for the District. The document can be viewed with the link below.

Washington State Attorney General Market vs. Assessed Value Opinion


Notice of Assessment Changes
 The 2023 proposed assessment fees are available for review below.

Newman Lake Certified Annual Report (2023)

Newman Lake Assessment Summary (2023)

Notice of Public Hearing
Resolution 22-0739A

Assessed Value vs Market Value
Resolution 22-0739B



Wave Study Report
The Spokane Conservation District has completed the Newman Lake Wave Study Report. The report documents the research and findings of the Wave Study over the past two years. Please click here to view the report.