SPS and the City transfer property to build two new middle schools, library

SPS and the City transfer property to build two new middle schools, library

The City of Spokane is holding a public hearing on Monday, July 22, regarding a property transfer with Spokane Public Schools. The transfer will be used to build two new middle schools and a library.

As part of a recent partnership, the City will give two properties, located at 1250 E. North Foothills Drive and East 63rd Avenue & South Altamont Street, to SPS for two new middle schools. In return, the City will receive property near 2904 E Sprague for a new library.

“Creating value for our citizens through collaboration and partnerships is a major component of the City’s joint Administration and Council Strategic Plan, One Spokane,” said Mayor David Condon.

“The partnership we have developed between schools, parks, and libraries is a huge success for our the health of our community. We should all be proud.”

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