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City of Spokane promoting neighborhood councils

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SPOKANE, Wash. -

“You don’t have to move to live in a better neighborhood” – That’s what it says on the City of Spokane’s website for neighborhood councils. It’s to promote involvement with the neighborhood council to help improve where you live.

KHQ spoke with Julie Banks who is on the Rockwood neighborhood council. She says they’ve been dealing with traffic calming projects. The most recent one was putting in radar speed signs along Rockwood Boulevard that had issues with people speeding.

This is just one project. Neighborhood councils host neighborhood clean-ups, community events and help with traffic and public safety concerns the neighborhood has. They can also apply for grant money to be applied to their projects.

For more information on how to get involved, https://my.spokanecity.org/neighborhoods/councils/

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