Every week, the Bureau of Development services publishes a list of early assistance applications, land use reviews and building permits. Despite being a three day week, there was a lot of activity in the past week.
GBD have requested Design Advice on the Oregon Square project:
Proposed Oregon Square development – 4 block superblock development on site of the existing Oregon Square block, including 4 apartment towers and a public pedestrian only plaza. Proposing 1030 apartment units, 36000 sf retail, 800 below-grade parking stalls.
SERA have applied for an early assistance meeting for a new project at 4937 SE Division St:
Early Assistance Planner + Service Bureaus, No meeting for proposed 134 unit apartment building with retail at ground level.
YBA Architects have requested a Pre-Application Conference for a project at 1417 NW 20TH Ave, which is part of the Conway masterplan:
New mixed use project including 8 story building with ground floor retail and condominiums and public square.
Surround Architecture have requested a Pre-Application Conference for the Grove Hotel:
Pre-Application Conference to discuss Type III Historic Resource Review for the renovation of an existing 3 story building–the Grove Hotel and the construction of a new 9-story , 63,000 square-foot building (replacing the theatre addition). Both buildings will contain hotel uses with ground-floor retail. The site is within the New Chinatown/Japantown Historic District.
Lastly, a building permit for a project at 4942 NE 7th Ave was applied for:
NEW 12-UNIT, THREE-STORY APARTMENT BUILDING