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Five Mile improvement plans include wider roadway, bike lanes

Five Mile improvement plans include wider roadway, bike lanes

Mike Prager

The Spokesman-Review

SPOKANE, Wash. - One of the biggest traffic complaints on Spokane's North Side is finally being resolved.

City and county officials recently announced they will move ahead with reconstruction and widening of Five Mile Road going up both the south and north sides of Five Mile Prairie.

For more than a decade, residents of this fast-developing residential area have complained about the narrow, two-lane, rural-style road that has served the upscale homes there.

This project is especially critical to keep this neighborhood - the Five Mile Prairie neighborhood - safe," City Councilwoman Nancy McLaughlin said while announcing the project.

 

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