In 2021, Spokane’s Sustainability Action Plan and Council President Breean Beggs explicitly rejected a proposal to ban natural gas hookups. On April 22nd the State Building Code Council is set to adopt that ban as part of the new Energy Code, effective July 1, 2023. In March of 2022, Beggs co-signed a letter in support of adopting the new code. Find the backstory here in our exclusive interview, and the next step in the process. Sponsored By: We The People Calendar, Windermere, and River Ridge Hardware. Don’t forget to comment, like, and subscribe.