Spokane Journal of Business

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Seven-story, multiuse building rises on downtown Spokane's west end

Work on the seven-story, $10 million-plus multiuse building on west First Avenue at the west end of downtown is well underway. Spokane-based T.W. Clark Construction LLC is the general contractor on the project...

Final four CSO tanks to be completed this year

After the last four combined sewer overflow tanks in the city of Spokane’s Integrated Clean Water Plan are completed this year, the city will have about 16 million gallons of sewage storage available...


Amazon maintains aggressive place on Spokane project

Construction is underway on the massive $181 million Amazon.com Inc. fulfillment center on the West Plains that’s expected to be completed this summer and fully staffed in the fall....

Exotic Metals explores West Plains expansion

Kent, Wash.-based Exotic Metals Forming Co. is considering constructing two more manufacturing facilities on its 56.6-acre property on west McFarlane Road, in Airway Heights....


Three hotel going up near airport

Three hotels valued at a total exceeding $26 million are under construction or planned to be this year near Spokane International Airport. Spokane County has issued a building permit for a $10 million, 85-unit La Quinta Inn hotel at 4611 S. Dowdy Road....


Current Spokane Schools projects valued at $164 million

Spokane Public Schools, for which voters passed a $495 million construction bond in November, has about $164 million in construction projects in the works this year....


Central Valley school district has $159 million in school projects starting this year

Central Valley School District says construction is well underway on its Selkirk Middle School project, and work is set to begin this spring on two more projects....


Mead school district to complete Shiloh Hills project this summer

The Shiloh Hills Elementary School modernization and expansion is slated to be completed just in time for the 2019-2020 school year, says Ned Wendle, Mead School District director of facilities and planning. ...


Cheney High School expansion is underway

Cheney High School, at 460 N. Sixth in Cheney, is undergoing a $30 million expansion project, says Robert W. Roettger, Cheney School District superintendent. The multiphase construction project, which was started last summer, will be completed around May...


EWU to wrap up science center by summer 2020

Eastern Washington University has one large construction project underway and is seeking more than $27 million in funding for two others during this year’s state legislative session....

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