Tag: Spokane County

15
Jan

Guest Blog: Lodging Tax

This guest blog is written by Morgan Hickel who is the State Government Affairs Manager from the Washington Hospitality Association.  Generating and improving local tourism is critically important to all communities, residents, and businesses in the state of Washington. Recently, however, our members have expressed challenges with the local lodging tax process and the transparency in the use of these dollars. Under Washington

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14
Jan

Proposal to Create Districts in Spokane County

Legislation aimed at forcing Spokane County to add two additional county commissioner districts (HB 1535) is gaining traction again this year. The bill was introduced last year and made it out of committee but never onto the House floor. Last week the House State Government, Elections, and Information Technology Committee heard the measure again and is likely to move it

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