Local economy blamed for cancellation of Spokane Pow Wow event
August 27, 2011 Leave a comment
She says there wasnt enough funding for this years event. They accept a grant from the City of Spokane most years and this year the Parks and Recreation Department offered to wave $12,000 in fees. Still, that wasnt enough.
Major donors like Avista were able to pitch in, but Warren went on to explain that the downturn in the economy put a dent in donations from small businesses and the community.
- Spokane economy “contracting for decades now” (inlandnw.wordpress.com)
- Spokane area unemployment for July 2011 (inlandnw.wordpress.com)
- Spokane Airport passenger traffic update (inlandnw.wordpress.com)
- More retail vacancies open in the Spokane Valley (inlandnw.wordpress.com)