Spokane Historic Landmarks Commission

November 17, 2021 Agenda

Next meeting: December 15, 2021

Draft Minutes – October 20, 2021



Public Hearing (3:00 pm)

Nominations (per SMC 17D.100.020):


ABrooke House – 519 W 18th Avenue

  1. Hold for nomination
  2. Hold for staff report
  3. PowerPoint 


Special Valuation Applications  (SMC 17D.100.310):


A. Riverfalls Tower – 1224 W Riverside Avenue

  1. Application
  2. Staff Report
  3. PowerPoint


B. Alvis House – 448 W 21st Avenue

  1. Final of Alvis House Special Valuation Application
  2. Staff Report for SV Alvis House
  3. PowerPoint


C. Framingham Building – 1724 E Sprague Avenue

  1. Framingham Building SV Full Application
  2. Staff Report for SV Framingham Building
  3. PowerPoint



Public Hearing: Setting a Policy for Paint on Previously Painted Brick Buildings

  1. SHLC Brick Paint Palette FINAL



Regular Meeting (4:00 pm)






SHLC Retreat!

Meeting Minutes: Notes from SHLC Retreat



Trainings Conducted:

CLG Training – Spokane, September 26, 2017:

Spokane CLG Training Legal Basics and Ethics – Karen Gordon

CLG Spokane Meeting Procedures – Karen Gordon
CLG Basics Spokane 2017 – Kim Gant
CLG Training Spokane 092617 – Nick Vann (Secretary of the Interior Standards)


SHLC Member Notebooks:


1.1 Commission Members and Terms 2019

2019 SHLC Member Notebook – Final

Other Documents:

Code of Ethics for Municipal Officers

Bylaws/Rules of Procedure Documents

FINAL SHLC Bylaws (Oct 2018)


National Register Nominations Review

NPS Multiple Property Documentation Reviewer Manual

National Register Nominations Technical Review Checklist

National Register Substantive Review Checklist


Documents for Commission Review

Templates for Motions and Site Visits

Title 04 Administrative Agencies and Procedures SHLC

Spokane Municipal Code (SMC) Title 17D City-Wide Standards

The Secretary of the Interior’s Standards for Rehabilitation & Illustrated Guidelines on Sustainability for  Rehabilitating Historic Buildings

Spokane Register Nomination Guide 2018


National Register Bulletins Links

Guidelines for Evaluating and Nominating Properties that Have Achieved Significance Within the Past Fifty Years

How to Apply the National Register Criteria for Evaluation


Training – Open Public Meeting Act

OPMA PowerPoint July 2017