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Spokane Valley asks McMorris Rodgers for millions for rail crossings, roads, trails

U.S. Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, R-Spokane, told the Spokane Valley Council this week that the current tough times in America had created a need for “hope and healing.” She indicated the city was pursuing projects that did just that because they increased public safety and encouraged economic development. “What you are doing here really make […]

Bill would open up left-over Spokane freeway land for lease

Spokane officials are keeping an eye on Senate Bill 5853. If enacted, it would allow public land not needed for a major freeway project to be leased for housing, trails or projects that spur economic development. “This is a very Spokane-specific bill that doesn’t look like it affects anyone else in the state,” said County Commission […]