The city of Spokane controls valuable assets that are often poorly utilized or primarily used to benefit a favored few. Our city government should not be in the favor business, but it is and has been so in a big way. ~ Mike For Spokane
*** Top Priorities As Mayor ***
Increase the value citizens receive for the tax and ratepayer dollars they spend.
Reduce the number of petty & conflicting regulations in Spokane.
Stand against unwarranted intrusions by federal, state & county agencies in the lives of Spokane citizens.
Reduce property crime and increase white collar crime enforcement. Watch Video
Defend property rights & restrain government levies, assessments & civil forfeitures. Watch Video
Long-term infrastructure planning with much lower cost per mile for roads and utilities.
End GC/CM contracting that inflates the cost of public works projects.
Rotate accounting staff and stop relying exclusively on state audits that encourage waste.
Civil defense & disaster preparedness. Backup communications built into infrastructure planning.
Repair leaking water lines that are losing 20% percent of their loads. Watch Video