Accomplishments

2017 Accomplishments

Exciting 2017 Happenings

  • $8.5 million Sprague Union District streetscape upgrade
  • Construction on One South Madelia apartment complex, located on the corner of Sprague and Madelia Street
  • Opening of new Frontier Behavioral Health Outpatient Center, corner of Sprague and Lee Street
  • Vintage McKinley School on Napa Street one block north of Sprague to be renovated
  • Union Gospel Mission Student Impact Center project, remodeling and updating current Crisis Shelter for Women and Children
  • Ferry Avenue and Altamont Street Connector (by Playfair Commerce Park) will connect East Spokane industrial and commercial area with Sprague Union District
  • $5 million Playfair Commerce Park 5 Building, under construction, expanding the development of the City’s newest and largest industrial park
  • 2017 Art on the Avenue
  • 2017 Business After Hours Dinner Event

2016 Accomplishments

Exciting 2016 Happenings

  • Sixth Annual Art on the Ave
  • Fifth Annual Business After Hours
  • East Sprague (BID) Business Improvement District successfully implemented
    • On-going maintenance & repair of district irrigation systems
    • Payment of district irrigation system water
    • Installation, maintenance, repair & replacement of streetlights
    • Alley lighting
    • Maintenance of swales and storm water infrastructure

2016 District Investment

  • SCAFCO — Playfair Commerce #5 Building Started – 52,500 sq ft

2016 New District Businesses

  • Able Label
  • ADI / Honeywell
  • Axabra
  • B J’s Muffler Shop
  • CWallA Building Materials Co
  • Compass Construction Inc
  • Cool Cars LLC
  • Graceful Gift Baskets
  • Green Peaks NW LLC
  • Independent Auto Sales
  • Pacific Tire Distributors
  • River City Auto
  • Riverside Kitchens & Design
  • Spokane East Side
  • Street Fit Spokane
  • The Haskins Co
  • University Mercantile LLC
  • Washington Packaging
  • Waterdaddy Inc

2015 Accomplishments

Exciting 2015 Happenings

  • Fifth Annual Art on the Ave
  • Fourth Annual Business After Hours
  • Targeted Investment Pilot (TIP) progress continues with 1st Avenue construction
  • East Sprague (BID) Business Improvement District proposal
  • See Something, Say Something campaign
  • Window Dressing proposal
  • Smart Growth America
  • United Way Day of Action
  • Children’s Garden
  • 1st Ave & Pittsburg — Spear, Scafco, YouthBuild
  • Community Café participates:
    • Alley Garbage clean-up with United Way grant
    • Greening Grant
    • Lighting Project

2015 District Investment

  • ADM — proposed $200 million expansion
  • SCAFCO — Playfair Commerce #4 Building Completion – 63,750 sq ft
  • 4 Degrees Real Estate — 1826 E Sprague Ave renovation

2015 New District Businesses

  • A & J Clothing
  • Able Label
  • AMI Metals Inc
  • Bennidito’s Brew Pub
  • Credit Max Autosales
  • Dorse & Co
  • Era Vintage Home
  • Evergreen
  • Premier Medical
  • Freedom Auto Sales
  • Haskins Steel Co.
  • J & T’s Audio
  • Keppin IT Clean
  • L & L Trucking
  • Mountain West
  • Motor Co
  • Pantagruelian Agriculture
  • Pho Minh
  • Pride Prep
  • Sanchez Shoe Repair & Tiendita
  • Snacktvist Foods
  • This That & the Other
  • Washington 420 Svc
  • plus dozens more in East Central.

2014 Accomplishments

Exciting 2014 Happenings

  • Selection as Spokane first ever targeted investment area with the Targeted Investment Pilot (TIP)
  • ESBA Facade Improvement Grant – DMC Enterprises, The Checkerboard, The Tin Roof
  • Sprague Avenue Re-striping with updated striping
  • Fourth Annual Art on the Ave
  • Third Annual Business After Hours
  • Essentials of Storefront Design Seminar and consultations.

2014 District Investment

    • DMC ENTERPRISES — Honeycutt Building renovation
    • INLAND EMPIRE RESIDENTIAL RESOURCES — construction of Sprague Union Terrace building
    • SCAFCO ­— Playfair Commerce Park; new 70,000 sq ft building
    • SPRAGUE FOOD COURT — land and building renovation
    • THE TIN ROOF — expansion in planning phase
    • 1413 E SPRAGUE AVE — refurbished building.

2014 New District Businesses

  • Business Cents
  • C&W Mattress
  • Creative Catch Studio
  • Design IT Solutions
  • East Sprague Art Gallery
  • Sign Art Studio
  • Asylum Art Studio
  • Spokane Cheesecakes
  • Thai Lunch Box
  • The Ivory Table
  • Top Agents
  • ZuZu’s Designs

Pin It on Pinterest

Share This