The City of Spokane Valley is monitoring the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic to ensure helpful information is shared and necessary steps are taken to promote the safety of residents and employees. in addition to sharing information on its website, the city is utilizing Facebook and Twitter to provide updated information.
Sept. 17 - Qualifying small businesses and nonprofits in Spokane Valley that need PPE to open or operate can apply to receive free PPE supplies from Spokane County on Sept. 23 and 24 at the fairgrounds. Apply here
Sept. 14 - The city is collaborating with Spokane Valley Partners to utilize CARES Act funding to help families that need food assistance. Mobile food distributions began Sept. 14 and will continue into October. View full schedule.
Sept. 11 - The city is working with Spokane Neighborhood Action Partners (SNAP) to help eligible residents with rent, mortgage, utility bills and internet fees. To request assistance, please email SNAP at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 509.319.3010 or 509.456.7627, ext. 7200.
Sept. 2 - Governor extends 26 COVID-related proclamations and Washington state ranked #1 in U. S. to work in for employee protections, healthcare and unemployment during the pandemic
Aug. 31 - Governor announces additional federal funding to local governments and in Washington state students can continue to receive free meals
August 27 - County treasurer extends property tax deadline
July 28 - Governor updates Safe Start plan for restaurants, entertainment centers, movie theaters, weddings and funerals
July 20 - Spokane Regional Health District provides testing, quarantine, and return to work guidance for non-health care businesses.
July 20 - SRHD provides updated Phase 2 guidance and resources for food establishments.
July 16 - Governor announces steps to address the spread of COVID-19 through smaller gathering size limits and ban on live entertainment
July 2 - Governor extends face covering requirements for businesses statewide and halts county advancements for two weeks.
June 22 - Inslee issues a statewide mandatory face covering order.
May 29 - Inslee announces expansion of the Safe Start Reopening plan by county.
May 22 - Spokane County moves to Phase 2 utilizing specific safe start guidelines.
View state's four-phase approach to reopening business and modifying physical distancing measures.
What's currently open & closed
View the COVID-19 Town Hall ( recorded April 8)
View Mayor's Northwest Passages interview (posted April 4)
View Mayor's Facebook Live update (recorded March 31)
Impacts to city services
Resources for businesses
Community services and activities
Spokane Valley restaurant takeout and delivery options
To learn more about the symptoms of COVID-19, how to proceed if you are feeling ill, and recent health and safety recommendations, visit these websites:
All K-12 public schools in Washington State are closed. Visit these links for more information:
Greater Spokane Emergency Management
State of Washington
Spokane Regional Health District
Questions about Local Resources