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.
The Bemiss Neighborhood is located within City Council District #1 and is represented by Councilmember Mike Fagan and Councilmember Amber Waldref.
Any resident of the Bemiss Neighborhood is encouraged to attend and participate in our Bemiss Neighborhood Council. The Bemiss Neighborhood Council is chaired by Ann Wick (509) 475-1675 and meets Every other month starting in January. Bemiss Neighborhood Council meetings are held at 6:00 P.M, the 2nd Tuesday of the month, at the Northeast Community Center (4001 N. Cook). Bemiss residents are also highly encouraged to attend the monthly Hillyard Neighborhood Council meetings held at the Northeast Community Center (4001 N. Cook Street) at 6:30 P.M. on the third Wednesday of every month.)article image
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!!