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Posted on: June 18, 2021

Aquatics Season Officially Open

SPOKANE COUNTY, June 18, 2021– Spokane County Parks, Recreation, and Golf is prepared to unveil updated projects at Bidwell Park and Prairie View Community Park to County residents this summer. 

An official ribbon cutting ceremo...

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Posted on: June 16, 2021

Public Hearing Scheduled to Consider Sale of Spokane County Raceway to the Kalispel Tribe of Indians

SPOKANE COUNTY, June 15, 2021– Pursuant to the provisions of RCW 39.33.010 et seq. Spokane County will hold a virtual public hearing on June 29th, 2021 at 2:00 PM or as soon thereafter, to declare as surplus and dispose of 243 acres, mo...

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Posted on: May 13, 2021

SREC takes over Crime Check reports online

SPOKANE COUNTY, Wash. – On May 10th, 2021 Spokane Regional Emergency Communications began taking Crime Check reports online at SREC911.org/online-reporting

Crime Check Online Reporting allows people living in unincorporated Spokane Cou...

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Posted on: March 12, 2020

Parcel Search

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Search for a property's information including tax history, assessed value, and more.

Find Your Parcel 2020 Home Spotlights
Posted on: March 12, 2020

Scraps for Pets

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Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Service provides resources for pet owners and animals.

Learn More 2020 Home Spotlights
Posted on: March 12, 2020

Inmate Roster

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View the list of inmates currently in the custody of Detention Services.

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Posted on: March 19, 2020

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Spokane County Assessor

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Posted on: March 19, 2020

Property Tax Exemptions

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View the eligibility requirements for property tax exemptions or check the status of a previously-submitted request.

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News Flash

Posted on: March 19, 2020

Burn Restrictions

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Get the latest information on burning restrictions in the county.

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Posted on: March 19, 2020

Permit Applications, Forms & Guidelines

Spokane County Building and Planning

Though the permitting and planning process is complex and time-consuming, there are several forms that can be filled out ahead of time.

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Posted on: March 24, 2020

Food Establishment Permits

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Any person wishing to serve or distribute food in Spokane County must obtain an approval or a permit to operate.

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Posted on: March 18, 2020

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Posted on: March 18, 2020

Records Request

Spokane Community Service Washington

Find out how to obtain copies of medical and public records.

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Posted on: March 18, 2020

Housing Resources

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Get information on Section 3 housing, low-income housing, and more.

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Posted on: March 18, 2020

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Posted on: March 18, 2020

Obtain Records

Spokane County Clerk Washington

Learn how you can obtain copies of court records.

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Posted on: March 17, 2020

Online Forms

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View our portal and find a listing of all forms and documents available to you.

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Posted on: March 19, 2020

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Spokane County Detention Services

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Posted on: March 19, 2020

Plan Your Visit

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View our Visiting Policy to ensure you're in compliance when visiting an inmate.

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Posted on: March 19, 2020

Join our Team

Spokane Jail

Find out how you can start an exciting career with our Detention Services team.

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Posted on: March 18, 2020

Court Locations & Hours

Find the location of your courtroom, your court date, maps, and more.

2020 Home Spotlights - District Court

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Posted on: May 24, 2021

Candidate Information

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If you have filed a Declaration of Candidacy, check out our Becoming A Candidate page for helpful information.

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Posted on: January 4, 2021

Register to Vote or Update Your Registration

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Take a moment to make sure your registration is up to date!

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Posted on: April 7, 2020

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Spokane County Fair and Expo

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Posted on: April 7, 2020

Frequently Asked Questions

Spokane County Fair and Expo

Where is the fair located? Does the fair allow on-site camping? Find answers to these questions and more.

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Posted on: April 8, 2020

Enter an Exhibit

Spokane County Interstate Fair

Find out how you can enter an animal or a still exhibit into this year's Interstate Fair.

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Posted on: April 8, 2020

Vendor Applications

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Apply to be a vendor at the Interstate Fair and take part in the 200,000+ guests that could be coming your way.

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Posted on: March 3, 2021

Geiger Boulevard Improvements

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Read about what Spokane County Public Works has planned for the project.

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Posted on: July 24, 2020

Bigelow/Forker Corridor Project

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Learn about what Spokane County Public Works is doing to improve the interchange.

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Posted on: April 14, 2020

COVID-19 Impacts

City From Above

Learn how the staff of Spokane County is working to keep citizens safe during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Posted on: April 14, 2020

Solicitation Opportunities

Spokane County Washington

Stay informed about competitive solicitation opportunities with Spokane County.

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Posted on: April 14, 2020

Awards & Contracts

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View a listing of awarded contracts within the last 3 months as well as open opportunities.

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Posted on: April 14, 2020

Love is Ageless

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Some of the most wonderful animals we have at the shelter are classified as seniors. Skip the tough puppy or kitten stage by bringing home an older companion.

Senior Animals (PDF) 2020 Home Spotlights - SCRAPS
Posted on: April 14, 2020

Keep Your Feline Fit

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Being overweight adds stress upon your cat's body and puts your cat at an increased risk of diabetes, liver problems, and joint pain. Find tips on keeping your cat in tip-top shape.

Keep Your Feline Fit (PDF) 2020 Home Spotlights - SCRAPS
Posted on: April 14, 2020

COVID-19 Impacts

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Find out what Spokane County is doing to keep its citizens and animals safe during this pandemic.

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Posted on: April 14, 2020

Inmate Roster

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This Roster includes all inmates in custody of Detention Services at the Spokane County Jail and the Geiger Corrections Facility.

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Posted on: April 14, 2020

OffenderWatch®

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Spokane County Sheriff's Office uses OffenderWatch® to manage and monitor the whereabouts, conduct and compliance status of registered offenders in Spokane County.

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Posted on: April 14, 2020

Crime Check

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Report Non-emergency calls, suspicious activity and tips.

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Posted on: April 14, 2020

Citizen's Advisory/Review Board

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Your Citizen's Advisory/Review Board of Spokane County Sheriff's Office

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Posted on: April 14, 2020

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Posted on: April 14, 2020

COVID-19 Impacts

Spokane County Washington

Learn about closures and cancelations due to the pandemic that may affect you.

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News Flash

Posted on: April 17, 2020

COVID-19 Updates

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Stay up to date on the latest pandemic news and information.

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Posted on: April 16, 2020

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News Flash

Posted on: February 9, 2021

2020 Year in Review Report

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The Treasurer's Office 2020 Year in Review: Collecting, Safeguarding, and Investing Spokane County's Public Funds.

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Posted on: June 18, 2020

Meet the Treasurer

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Treasurer of Spokane County Michael J. Baumgartner: Bio & Contact Information

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Posted on: April 17, 2020

2021 Property Tax FAQ

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2021 property tax letter and FAQ from Treasurer Michael Baumgartner.

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Posted on: April 14, 2020

Video Identification Program

Video Identification Program

Voluntarily identify your home or business as a location with video surveillance & let Deputies/Detectives instantly know where to check for video evidence.

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Posted on: June 11, 2021

PUBLIC OUTREACH ANNOUNCEMENT

Community Feedback Sought on a Proposal to allow Chicken Raising and Keeping in the Low Density Residential (LDR) Zone

In response to citizen requests, the County Building & Planning Department is developing a code modification to allow the raising and...

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Elections

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Posted on: May 3, 2021

Register to Vote

Keep your voter registration information up to date. Register to vote or update your address today!

Register to Vote Elections
Posted on: June 11, 2021

Special Filing Period

The Spokane County Elections Office will open a special filing period for several elected positions which had no candidates file during the regular filing period. These offices will appear on the General Election Ballot.   The candidate that rece...

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2021 Special Filing Period (PDF) Elections
Posted on: June 10, 2021

Candidates Who Have Filed

Almost 200 candidates filed for 2021 Spokane County offices during Candidate Filing Week!

Candidates Who Have Filed Elections

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Posted on: May 12, 2021

Greenbluff Volunteers "Team Up to Clean Up".

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The Greenbluff area in north Spokane County received a healthy dose of spring cleaning during the 8th Annual “Keep Greenbluff Green” event.  On Tuesday, April 27th a group of 25 people came together to pick up litter&helli...

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Environmental Services
Posted on: April 9, 2021

Regional Solid Waste Transfer Stations shift to seasonal hours.

As the weather continues to gradually get warmer – more and more folks are digging in and clearing out.   In other words, Spring Cleaning is underway and this is a quick reminder that the Spokane County Regional Solid Waste System has s...

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Environmental Services
Posted on: March 2, 2021

Environmental Services announces online Sewer Permit application.

The online Sewer Permit application makes the process faster and more convenient. If you need assistance completing the online form, please call (509) 477-3604.

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Posted on: June 21, 2021

Notice of Application - 1900 N Grove Rd/B2100501

PROJECT DESCRIPTION:  (2) Wetland Restorations

PARCEL NUMBERS:  25103.9062; 25103.9061

PROJECT LOCATION:  1900 N. Grove Road

ZONING:  Rural Traditional

DATE ISSUED:  June 21, 2021

APPLICANT:  Turnbull Natio...

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Notices of Application & Technical Review
Posted on: June 21, 2021

Notice of Application - 8920 W. Hallett Rd/B2100502

PROJECT DESCRIPTION:  Site Grading w/Installation of Utilities and Road Improvements for Hallett Road Mini Storage Facility

PARCEL NUMBERS:  24053.9066; 24053.9055

PROJECT LOCATION:  8920 W. Hallett Rd

ZONING: Light Indust...

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Notices of Application & Technical Review
Posted on: June 21, 2021

Notice of Application - 10506 W. 59th/B2100510

PROJECT DESCRIPTION:  Import Top Soil to Raise/Math Grade of Property to the East (85,600 CU Yds)

PARCEL NUMBER: 24063.0102

PROJECT LOCATION:  10504 W. 59th Avenue

ZONING:  Light Industrial

DATE ISSUED:  June 14, 2021

APPLIC...

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Notices of Application & Technical Review
Posted on: June 11, 2021

Notice of Application - 1330 S. Henry Road

PROJECT DESCRIPTION:  This project will build an access road, parking lot, wetland access trail, and learning center as well as a utility extension to the new building.  The road will go west from Henry Road and then turn south to the Do...

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Notices of Application & Technical Review
Posted on: June 4, 2021

Notice of Application - Appleway Avenue Reconstruction

PROJECT DESCRIPTION:  Appleway Ave Reconstruction and Appleway Ave Spokane Bridge Rd Intersection Improvements

PROJECT LOCATION:  The project begins at the intersection of Appleway Ave and Rocky Hill Ln. (at the Liberty Lake City limits) ...

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Notices of Application & Technical Review
Posted on: June 3, 2021

Notice of Application - 11900 W. Orchard Heights Rd/B2100484

PROJECT DESCRIPTION:  Grading to extend a portion of Orchard Heights Road within Vacated Right of Way & Several Easement Accesses to Serve Existing Parcels

PARCEL NUMBERS:  14242.0123; 14242.0182; 14242.0103; 14242.0184; 14242.0179; 1...

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Notices of Application & Technical Review
Posted on: June 3, 2021

Notice of Application - 609 W. Hawthorne Rd/B2100481

PROJECT DESCRIPTION:  Parking Lot Expansion for Whitworth University Admissions - 56 Stalls (Includes a Portion of Parcel 36184.2430)

PARCEL NUMBERS:  36184.2421; 36184.2430

PROJECT LOCATION:  609 W. Hawthorne Rd, Spokane, WA &...

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Notices of Application & Technical Review
Posted on: June 1, 2021

Notice of Application - PE-2098-21

PROJECT DESCRIPTION:  Preliminary Plat of Elk Ridge Heights 4th Addition to divide 13.47 acres into 16 lots for single family residences in the Low Density Residential (LDR) zone.

PARCEL NUMBER:  44032.1309

PROJECT LOCATION:  The ...

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Notices of Application & Technical Review
Posted on: May 25, 2021

Notice of Application - CUN-0003-2021

PROJECT DESCRIPTION:  Conditional Use Permit for a Mini-Storage in the Rural Activity Center (RAC) Zone according to Section 14.618.240(24) of the Spokane County Zoning Code.

PARCEL NUMBER:  39341.9084

PROJECT LOCATION:  The subje...

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Notices of Application & Technical Review
Posted on: April 20, 2021

Notice of Application - B2100388/13820 E. Bridges Rd

PROJECT DESCRIPTION:  Timber Harvest - Removal of 10 to 15 acres of trees for future residence (Includes Parcel 49151.9073)

PARCEL NUMBERS: 49151.9074; 49151.9073

PROJECT LOCATION:  13820 E. Bridges Rd

ZONING:  Rural Traditional

DAT...

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Notices of Application & Technical Review
Posted on: April 14, 2021

Notice of Application - SP-1686-21

PROJECT DESCRIPTION:  Preliminary Short Plat to divide 12.88 acres into four (4) single-family residential lots in the Low Density Residential (LDR) zone.

PARCEL NUMBER:  26123.9152

PROJECT LOCATION:  The subject site is located s...

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Notices of Application & Technical Review
Posted on: April 5, 2021

Notice of Application - SP-1685-21

PROJECT DESCRIPTION:  Proposed Preliminary Short Plat to divide approximately 80 acres into two (2) lots per Spokane County Zoning Code Section 14.616.230(26) - Small Lot Provisions, in the Large Tract Agricultural (LTA) zone. 

PARCEL NUM...

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Notices of Application & Technical Review
Posted on: March 30, 2021

Notice of Application - Forker Road Culvert Replacement

PROJECT DESCRIPTION:  This project will be removing a deteriorating culvert and concrete headwalls and install a single span steel modular bridge supported by precast concrete footings and structural earth wall abutments at each end.

PROJECT LOCAT...

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Notices of Application & Technical Review
Posted on: March 30, 2021

Notice of Application - Wallis Road Bridge Replacement

PROJECT DESCRIPTION:  Wallis Road Bridge Replacement/Remove existing timber bridge and replace with a steel bridge.

PROJECT LOCATION:  The intersection of North Wallis Road and East Elliot Road in Mead, WA.  Section 8, Township 2...

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Notices of Application & Technical Review
Posted on: March 30, 2021

Notice of Application - Euclid Road Bridge Replacement

PROJECT DESCRIPTION:  Euclid Road Bridge Replacement/Remove existing timber bridge and replace with a steel bridge.

PROJECT LOCATION:  The intersection of Lyons Rd and Euclid Rd north of Airway Heights, in Spokane County.

ZONING:  ...

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Notices of Application & Technical Review
Posted on: March 30, 2021

Notice of Application - 7027 S. Conklin Rd/E-B2100737

PROJECT DESCRIPTION:  Grading for private driveway (Includes Stream Crossing) to Serve Future Residence

PARCEL NUMBER:  44121.9081

PROJECT LOCATION:  7027 S. Conklin Rd

ZONING:  Rural Traditional

DATE ISSUED:  Marc...

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Notices of Application & Technical Review
Posted on: March 30, 2021

Notice of Application - PN-1865A-99

PROJECT DESCRIPTION:  Proposed alteration to the Final Plat of Kriger Addition, PN-1865-99.  The purpose of this alteration is to remove the 20" future acquisition area and replace it with County suggested 10' right -of-way...

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Posted on: April 26, 2021

2021 Conservation Futures Nomination Round Opening May 1!

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Do you own a property or know of someone who does that would make for a great future public open space? New property nominations will be accepted May 1 - July 31, 2021.

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Posted on: April 2, 2021

Looking for a new place to hit the trail? Check out our latest trail maps!

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Spokane County Parks, Recreation & Golf provides miles and miles of trails thanks to volunteer trail organizations like Washington Trails Association and Evergreen Mountain Bike Alliance. Check out a volunteer-loved trail today!

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Posted on: December 23, 2020

Wondering how busy your favorite trailhead is?

Webcam

Check out the latest conditions at several of Spokane County's trailheads by viewing webcams at nine different locations! Webcam images are updated every 10 minutes!

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Posted on: October 1, 2020

Check out the latest for COVID-19 Impacts to parks and programming.

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COVID-19 and the restrictions, regulations and guidelines in place have affected nearly every aspect of what we do. Learn more about the latest impacts to parks, programming and operations.

Parks, Recreation & Golf

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Posted on: June 17, 2021

Road construction and maintenance update for June 18-25, 2021.

ROAD CONSTRUCTION

Bigelow Gulch Phase 3 Road Reconstruction (remove and replace), culverts, stormwater, guardrail and illumination system. Completed: August 31, 2021. 

  

  Weile Av: CLOSED from Bigelow Gulch Rd&a...

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Public Works

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Posted on: April 26, 2019

Gravel Road Stabilization Project

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Check out the trial project that Spokane County Public Works will be starting in 2020.

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Posted on: December 20, 2018

Geiger Boulevard Improvements

Road Work Ahead

Read about what Spokane County Public Works has planned for the project.

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Posted on: May 17, 2019

Dust Control

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See the Spokane County Public Works webpage about dust control for unpaved roads.

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Posted on: December 20, 2018

Bigelow/Forker Corridor Project

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Learn about what Spokane County Public Works is doing to improve the interchange.

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Posted on: December 1, 2018

Holiday Hazards

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It's the most wonderful time of the year until your pet becomes sick and you have to rush to a veterinarian. Before you deck the halls, make sure your home is safe for your four-legged friends. 

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Posted on: November 1, 2018

10 Tips for your Senior Pets

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1. Health check-ups: Make sure your senior pet has regular visits with your veterinarian. In fact, many veterinarians recommend that senior dogs should be examined twice a year, even more so if the dog has serious health issues. A thorough physical examin...

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Posted on: December 1, 2018

Keep Your Feline Fit

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Overweight cats are less common than overweight dogs. Cats have a much better ability to regulate their own energy intake. However, being overweight adds stresses upon his body and puts your cat at an increased risk of diabetes, liver problems and joint p...

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SCRAPS - Popular Topics
Posted on: November 1, 2018

Talking Turkey

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If you decide to feed your pet a little nibble of turkey, make sure it is boneless and well-cooked. Don't offer her raw or undercooked turkey, which may contain salmonella bacteria. 

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Posted on: November 1, 2018

Thanksgiving Pet Recipes

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Turkey treats for dogs, puppy meatloaf, sassy kat dinner, and turkey and cranberry dog bones, ideas for the perfect home-made treats for your animals this Thanksgiving.

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Posted on: December 1, 2018

Holiday Hazards

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It's the most wonderful time of the year until your pet becomes sick and you have to rush to a veterinarian. Before you deck the halls, make sure your home is safe for your four-legged friends. 

Read more here SCRAPS - Popular Topics
Posted on: December 1, 2018

Angel for the Animals

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Become an Angel to the Animals this holiday season. Every amount is welcome, no matter how big or small, and all funds go to the SCRAPS Animal Medical Fund. Your donations are tax deductible.

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Posted on: December 1, 2018

Ten Tips for Winter

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10 Tips for Winter


If your pet spends most of the time in the backyard, please change your routine and keep (s)he indoors during the freezing months.

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Posted on: December 1, 2018

Holiday Treats

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Bone-appetite biscuits, chicken jerky strips, mini-morsels for cats and peanut butter dog biscuits, all great ideas to make as holiday treats for your pets.

Read more here SCRAPS - Popular Topics
Posted on: November 1, 2018

Love is Ageless

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Senior animals are some of the hardest to adopt out at SCRAPS. Not because of the dog or cat themselves, but because most people have in mind adopting a puppy or kitten rather than a mature companion. That is a shame. Some of the most wonderful animals we...

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Posted on: November 1, 2018

Dog House Drive

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Donate to the SCRAPS Doghouse Drive to help repair donated doghouses.

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Posted on: June 21, 2021

Deputies Locate and Arrest Reckless Driver Reported by Citizen

Deputies Locate and Arrest Reckless Driver Reported by Citizen 

 

On Sunday night, Spokane Valley Deputies located and arrested a driver for reportedly driving recklessly.  The suspect was found after a citizen and reported a vehi...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: June 21, 2021

“Name Game” Unsuccessful for 8-Time Convicted Felon

“Name Game” Unsuccessful for 8-Time Convicted Felon 

 

A Spokane Valley Deputy encountered a non-compliant passenger during a traffic stop.  She wasn’t wearing a seatbelt, failed to follow commands, a...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: June 21, 2021

Traffic Safety Emphasis On I-90 Corridor June 25-27

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 22, 2021

 

Traffic Safety Emphasis On I-90 Corridor June 25-27

 

OLYMPIA, WA — More motorcycles travel on Washington’s roads in the summer months than any other time of the yea...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: June 17, 2021

Spokane County Deputy Earns National Certification as a Master Field Training Officer (FTO)

Spokane County Deputy Earns National Certification as a Master Field Training Officer (FTO) 

 

Spokane County Sheriff’s Deputy, and Field Training Officer, Louis Acosta was ceremoniously awarded his Master Field Training Officer ...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: June 17, 2021

Looking for an Exciting Administrative Career in Law Enforcement

Looking for an Exciting Administrative Career in Law Enforcement?

The Spokane County Sheriff’s Office is Hiring!

 

Spokane County Civil Service invites applications for the positions of:

SHERIFF’S TECHNICAL ASSISTANT 2, an entry level clerical positi...

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Posted on: June 16, 2021

Spokane County Sheriff’s Office Welcomes New Lateral Deputies

Spokane County Sheriff’s Office Welcomes New Lateral Deputies  

 

On Tuesday morning, June 15, 2021, Spokane County Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich swore in three new Lateral Deputies.  

 

Deputy William “Will&a...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: June 15, 2021

Alert Deputy Recovers Stolen Vehicle, Passenger Also Arrested for Warrants

Alert Deputy Recovers Stolen Vehicle, Passenger Also Arrested for Warrants 

 

A Spokane County Deputy traveling through an area of Spokane Valley stopped a reported stolen vehicle.  The driver was arrested for possession of a stol...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: June 15, 2021

Fidgety/Nervous Convicted Felon Arrested for Possession of Firearm

Fidgety/Nervous Convicted Felon Arrested for Possession of Firearm  

 

During a traffic stop, the extraordinarily nervous and fidgety driver, and convicted felon, was found to illegally be in possession of a firearm in ad...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: June 14, 2021

One Car, Fatal Crash in South Spokane County

One Car, Fatal Crash in South Spokane County 

 

Sunday evening, Spokane County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a single-vehicle fatality crash in South Spokane County.  The adult male driver, and sole occupant of the veh...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: June 11, 2021

UPDATE: Leah J. Karns has been located and she is safe.

UPDATE:  Leah J. Karns has been located and she is safe.  Thank you everyone for your tips and help with this incident, and so many others.  

 

We truly appreciate your support.    

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: June 11, 2021

Single Car Fatal Crash in West Spokane County

Single Car Fatal Crash in West Spokane County 

 

Spokane County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a single-vehicle fatality crash in West Spokane County.  The adult driver of the vehicle was pronounced deceased at the scen...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: June 11, 2021

A Message from Young Drivers in Washington & Target Zero

Please talk to your children and their friends.  Remember, they don’t have to be the driver; passengers are tragically lost and injured in these horrific crashes.  What would your children do if they were riding in a car where the driver...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: June 9, 2021

Suspect, Recklessly Driving a Stolen Vehicle, Attempts to Flee on Foot after Violently Crashing

Suspect, Recklessly Driving a Stolen Vehicle, Attempts to Flee on Foot after Violently Crashing into an Unsuspecting Victim’s Vehicle 

 

Spokane Valley Deputies chased down a suspect who fled on foot from the scene of an injury c...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: June 8, 2021

Suspect’s Attempt to Flee Thwarted by Teamwork and Technology

Suspect’s Attempt to Flee Thwarted by Teamwork and Technology 

 

Spokane County Sheriff’s Deputies worked together to locate a driver who chose to flee in a vehicle and on foot. The suspect, 39-year-old Paul R. Hunt Jr....

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Posted on: June 7, 2021

UPDATE: Third Suspect Identified and Arrested in Deer Park Incident

UPDATE:  Third Suspect Identified and Arrested in Deer Park Incident – Deputy Adds Additional Charges to Suspects for a Separate Assault 

 

Spokane County Sheriff’s Deputies identified and located the third sus...

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Posted on: March 4, 2021

2021 Strategic Plan

To better understand who we are, what we do, and our accomplishments/ goals please take a look at our strategic plan for 2021.

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Posted on: February 9, 2021

City & County Awarded Grant by MacArthur Foundation Safety and Justice Challenge

New Funding Will Help Support Initiatives Aimed at Safely Reducing Spokane County’s Jail Population and Advancing Racial Equity

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Posted on: October 29, 2020

The Blueprint for Reform Status Report is now available online

Today the authors of the Blueprint for Reform published a Status Report on the region’s progress under the Blueprint’s recommendations and other efforts undertaken since its publication.  The authors of the Status Report, including retired Judge ...

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Posted on: November 6, 2020

Spokane Superior Court Eviction Resolution Program

With many landlords and tenants hit hard by impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, Spokane County is expecting to face a large number of eviction cases after state and federal moratoria on evictions are lifted. In hopes of reducing the severity of a wave of ev...

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Posted on: April 22, 2021

Treasurer applauds passage of legislation to significantly reduce penalty & interest

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For Immediate Release: 

April 22, 2021

 

Treasurer applauds passage of legislation to significantly reduce delinquent property tax penalty & interest. 

 

Spokane County, WA – Treasurer of Spok...

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Posted on: April 19, 2021

Spokane County Investment Policy Receives GIOA Professional Certification

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April 19, 2021

 

Spokane County Investment Policy receives Government Investment Officers Association professional certification  

 

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Posted on: March 30, 2021

Treasurer proposes local public financing option for Latah Valley land conservation

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March 30, 2021

 

Treasurer proposes local public financing option for Latah Valley land conservation 

 

Spokane County, WA – Treasurer of Spokane County Michael Baumgartner proposed...

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Posted on: March 10, 2021

2021 Property Tax Statements Mailed; 8% Avg. Bill Growth; Treasurer Authorizes One-Month Extension

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For Immediate Release: March 10, 2021

 

2021 Property Tax Statements Mailing This Week; 8% Average Bill Growth Due to Voted & Government Imposed Tax Increases; Treasurer Orders One Month Extension for Taxpayers

 

Spokane County,...

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Posted on: February 10, 2021

Treasurer's Office Releases 2020 Year in Review Report

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For Immediate Release: 

February 10th, 2021

 

Treasurer’s Office Releases 2020 Year in Review Report: Highlights $22.7 Million Investment Income, Tax Ex...

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Posted on: February 3, 2021

Treasurer Baumgartner authorizes May 31st first half 2021 property tax extension

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Treasurer Michael Baumgartner Extends First Half 2021 Property Tax Due Date Through May 31st

 

Spokane County, WA – Treasurer of Spokane County Michael Baumgartner announced a one-month extension of first half 2021 property taxes from Apr...

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Posted on: January 20, 2021

$3.3 Million in Property Tax Refunds & Excess Returned to Taxpayers in 2020

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January 20, 2021

Treasurer’s Office Announces $3.3 Million Returned to Taxpayers in 2020 From Property Tax Refunds & Excess

 

Spokane County, WA – The Treasurer of Spokane County announced $3.3...

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Posted on: January 5, 2021

Newman Lake Fire & Rescue Training Facility Construction Issued $300,000 Local Direct Investment

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January 5, 2021

 

Treasurer’s Office Issues $300,000 Local Direct Investment Towards Construction of Newman Lake Fire & Rescue Training Facilities 

 

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