WELCOME TO THE BEMISS NEIGHBORHOOD
As a resident of the Bemiss Neighborhood you have many opportunities to become involved in neighborhood events and decisions. Each neighborhood is represented by their Neighborhood Council, and each Neighborhood Council falls within one of three Spokane City Council Districts.
July 15, 29, August 15, 26
Music Under the Oaks
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July 15 – Pamela Benton
July 29 – Johnny and the Moondogs
August 12 – Rusty Jackson
August 29 – Musha Marimba
Download the Concert Flyer
Each year the City shares some of the Hud funds they get – called Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds.
Here is the HUD description of that program.
Share your passion, and your dreams for Bemiss!
Come tell us how we might spend our allocation. Applications are submitted in December.
The Bemiss Neighborhood is located within City Council District #1 and is represented by Councilmember Mike Fagan and Councilmember Amber Waldref.
Help Make Music in Bemiss!
Be the first on your block to get your Bemiss T-shirt.
We are offering short sleeve t-shirts – all with the “I Love Bemiss” logo, to raise funds for the summer, Music Under the Oaks concert series.
T-Shirts will be available at the concerts!
Residents are encouraged to become a member of our neighborhood website to talk to each other, vote on issues, learn about events, things for sale and neighborhood news. If you are a resident please click on the graphic below to join us. All applications are approved to ensure that only residents are members of the Bemiss Nextdoor website.
If you are a resident of Bemiss then click here
Any resident of the Bemiss Neighborhood is encouraged to attend and participate in our Bemiss Neighborhood Council. The Bemiss Neighborhood Council is co- chaired by Kathryn Alexander (303) 818-4147 and Donna Fagan (509) 475-2180 and the Community Assembly representative is Kathryn Alexander (303) 818-4147. We meet on the second Thursday of the month. Meeting minutes are on the Documents page.
Bemiss Neighborhood Council meetings are held at the Northeast Community Center (4001 N. Cook). Bemiss residents are also highly encouraged to attend the bi-monthly Hillyard Neighborhood Council meetings held at the Northeast Community Center (4001 N. Cook Street) at 6:o0 P.M. on the second and fourth Wednesday of every month.)
The purpose of the Bemiss Neighborhood Council is to improve and preserve the quality of life in the Bemiss Neighborhood through the following actions:
1. Review and recommend an action, policy, or plan to the Spokane City Council, City Administration (Agency), or Board and Commission on any matter affecting the Bemiss Neighborhood.
2. Assist City Agencies and/or Departments in determining priority needs for the neighborhoods.article image
3. Review items for inclusion in the City budget and make recommendations relating to budget items for neighborhood improvement.
4. Undertake to manage projects as may be agreed upon or contracted with public agencies.
GET INVOLVED IN THE BEMISS NEIGHBORHOOD TODAY!!
WE’LL SEE YOU AT OUR NEXT MEETING!!