City of Spokane reminds drivers to slow down in school zones

SPOKANE, Wash. -- Before kids head back to school next week, the City of Spokane is reminding drivers to slow down in school zones and watch for pedestrians crossing the street. Mayor Nadine Woodward proclaimed September as Back-to-School month and…

Iowa town refuses to remove its rainbow crosswalks

When the city of Ames, Iowa, installed rainbow-colored crosswalks at a downtown intersection, it wanted to signal that it was welcoming and inclusive to people of all gender identities, sexualities and races.

Rainbow sidewalks could be coming to Spokane

Councilwoman Kate Burke is working with several local community groups to bring rainbow sidewalks to the City of Spokane. The sidewalks would be a community art project in celebration of Pride Month and the LGBTQ+ community.