Metro Reports: The Annex, 1535 NE 17th Ave, Lewis & Clark College Templeton Campus Center, and more

The Annex is being developed by Catholic Charities of Oregon, and will offer 27 highly affordable apartments for whom rapid recovery from houselessness, or prevention of chronic houselessness, is paramount.

Every week, the Bureau of Development Services publishes lists of Early Assistance applications, Land Use Reviews and Building Permits processed in the previous week. We publish the highlights. This post covers August 9th, 2021 to August 15th, 2021.

Early Assistance has been requested for a project East of 11000 SW Barbur Blvd:

Proposal for a 4-unit residential building. The site is vacant and land locked.

Early Assistance has been requested by DiLoreto Architecture for a project at 200 NE 20th Ave:

This proposal is for a 5-story building, with 18-19 units of housing, adjacent to an existing 2 story office building. The new building would be above the existing parking lot and there will be a new courtyard between the existing office building and new building. No parking is required for residential but will be for office use.

Early Assistance has been requested by Carleton Hart Architecture for a project 1535 NE 17th Ave:

The existing church on site is identified on the Historic Resource Inventory as Rank III, circa 1926. The church will remain on-site with no intended improvements to the existing church building. All other existing structures will be demolished. The proposed campus development includes a seven-story affordable housing project and a three-story arts center consisting of office and classroom spaces and preserving the existing church building. The approx. 75,800 sf of housing program is proposed to be 90-units, consisting of a mix of, one-bedroom, and two-bedroom units with common space including a lobby, property management & service offices, community room, central shared laundry, and bike storage. The proposed housing project has five floors of wood framed building over two floors of concrete. The ground floor includes a lobby and gallery space at the corner of NE 16th Avenue and NE Weidler Street, under-podium parking along NE 16th Avenue and a central private courtyard that is shared by all three buildings. The project currently assumes to handle all storm water through on-site infiltration. We understand (preliminarily) that the site requires right-of-way improvements based on 2019 EA meeting (#19-153602). Currently there is a dedicated easement along NE 16th Avenue that is intended to be vacated and land reverted to the adjacent site Owner. 

Early Assistance has been requested for a project at the Southeast Corner of SE 45th & SE Division St:

Proposed 4-story, 19 residential units and one (1) business space at Level 1.

A project at 501 NW 21st Ave has been submitted for a Type III Historic Resource Review:

Two-story addition of eight apartments above existing restaurant

An addition to the Lewis & Clark College Templeton Campus Center at 615 S Palatine Hill Rd has been submitted for building permit review:

LEWIS & CLARK COLLEGE – TEMPLETON CAMPUS CENTER – Addition to and renovation of existing student center building: demolish 3,688 sf of existing building and add 8,065 sf to west side of building for new main entrance, meeting rooms, technology lounge, and restrooms; remodel Levels 2 and 3 and add new outdoor covered dining at the north end of the addition *** w/21-064370-MT ***

Two buildings at 3802 NE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd has been submitted for building permit review: 

PDOX PS – new 3-story mixed use building with 19 residential units over ground floor retail with associated site work w/21-075052-MT

PDOX PS – new 3-story mixed use building with 19 residential units over ground floor retail with associated site work w/21-075038 -MT

A building permit was issued for a project at 1014 NE Alberta St:

Single PDF – new 3 story 11 unit apartment building.

A building permit was issued to All Hands Architecture for The Annex (previously Porch Hang) at 2720 SE Powell Blvd:

New 4-story, 27 unit apartment bldg. with basement and associated sitework. Offices on ground floor leased separately. Occupancy this permit. No on-site parking or loading. **w/21-014189-MT**

A building permits was issued to Allusa Architecture for a project at 7704 SE Mitchell St:

New 3-story, 12-unit, fully sprinklered apartment building. Six 1-bedroom units, six studio units. Detached trash enclosure (less than 120 sf). ***see comments about change to work description***

Metro Reports: The Susan Emmons, 1706 NW 24th, and 4047 N Williams

1727 NW Hoyt St
Building permits have been issued for The Susan Emmons, a half block affordable housing development in Northwest that will include a total of 146 residential units. The project will include the adaptive reuse of the Buck Prager building, a contributing structure in the Alphabet Historic District.

Every week, the Bureau of Development Services publishes lists of Early Assistance applications, Land Use Reviews and Building Permits processed in the previous week. We publish the highlights. This post covers July 5th, 2021 to July 11th, 2021.

Design Advice has been requested by Lever Architecture for a project at 1706 NW 24th Ave:

Construction of a new, 4-story, 40,000 sf mass timber office building and 1,250 sf single story office building for a single tenant. The 34,036 sf site has frontages on NW Thurman St, NW Savier St and NW 24th Ave. The main office building will occupy the corner of Savier St and 24th Avenue and the single story office building will front Thurman St. The two buildings will be linked by a pedestrian path and a green space will occupy the center of the site. The remaining site area will be 34 surface parking spaces and one loading space. Stormwater will be handled on site with dry wells.

A project with two buildings at 4047 N Williams Ave has been submitted for building permit review:

PS PDOX – new 4 story apartment with 17 residential units with ground floor units, electrical room, sprinkler room and bike/trash room. PDOX PS w/ 21-060947/60-CO and 21-060949/63-MT

PS PDOX – new 4 story apartment with 13 residential units over ground floor lobby, electrical room, riser roo, and retail space. w/ 21- 060947/60-CO and 21-060949/63-MT

Building permits were issued to Carleton Hart Architecture for The Susan Emmons at 610-680 NW 18th Ave:

SUSAN EMMONS SOUTH – renovation, adaptive re-use, and BPON seismic upgrade of the existing 3-story, un-reinforced masonry Buck-Prager building, and new construction of a 4-story, wood-framed addition to the south (South Addition). To be an affordable, multi-family development consisting of 48 units total. Buck-Prager Building and South Addition are structurally separated by a 6″ seismic gap. Review with ***20-202095-MT

SUSAN EMMONS – NORTH BLDG – 6-story new construction apartment building. Project to be an affordable, multi-family development consisting of 98 units total.***Review w. 20-211626-MT and 20-211640-CO (Demo of existing structure)

Metro Reports: Canopy Apartments, Multnomah County Behavioral Health Resource Center, 9022 NE Hoyt, and more

A building permit was issued for the Multnomah County Behavioral Health Resource Center, design by Carleton Hart Architecture. The facility will offer respite for people with mental illness and substance use disorders who are experiencing homelessness downtown. The space will offer laundry services and showers, food, basic healthcare, mental health and substance use disorder treatment, referrals and peer-support, as well as emergency shelter and transitional housing.

Every week, the Bureau of Development Services publishes lists of Early Assistance applications, Land Use Reviews and Building Permits processed in the previous week. We publish the highlights. This post covers June 7th, 2021 to June 13th, 2021.

Early Assistance has been requested by TVA Architects for a project at 8137 SE 13th Ave:

North portion of site is a Four-story, 45′-0″ tall, Type V construction, 19-unit apartment building. No vehicular parking provided. 29 long-term bike parking spaces provided. Stormwater is managed on- site via dry wells. South portion of the site is a three-story, 33′-6″ tall, Type V construction, 19-unit apartment building. No vehicular parking provided. 29 long-term bike parking spaces provided. Stormwater is managed on-site via dry wells.

Early Assistance has been requested by TVA Architects for a project at 4406 SE Belmont St:

Three-story, 33′-6″ tall, Type V construction, 19-unit apartment building. No vehicular parking provided. 29 long-term bike parking spaces provided. Stormwater is managed on-site via dry wells.

A project at 3814 SE 54th Ave has been submitted for building permit review:

Single PDF – new 4 unit apartment complex on lot with existing building.

A project 24 NE Going St has been submitted for building permit review:

PDOX PS – new 3-story, 3 unit apartment building with associated site work, including a trash enclosure (less than 120 sf). W/ 21-054844-mt

A project at 9022 NE Hoyt St has been submitted for building permit review by Bayard Mentrum Architecture:

Single pdf – new 12 unit 3-story apartment project at 9022 NE Hoyt St. Mirror image to apartment complex at 9032 NE Hoyt.

The Canopy Apartments at 12529 SE Powell Blvd have been submitted for building permit review by MWA Architects:

THE CANOPY APTS – BLDG A – New 3 story, 91 unit apartment building with resident community room and support spaces; includes associated site work and surface parking *** w/21-047201-CO, 21-047212-CO, 21-047219-MT, and 21-047220-MT ***

THE CANOPY APTS – BLDG B – New 4 story, 78 unit apartment building with resident community room and support spaces; includes associated site work and surface parking *** w/21-047199-CO, 21-047212-CO, 21-047219-MT, and 21-047220-MT ***

A building permit was issued for the Multnomah County Behavioral Health Resource Center at 333 SW Park Ave:

Remodel existing building for use as a behavioral health resource center, including a day-use resource center, a 24-hour dedicated mental health shelter, transitional housing. (with 20-204204-MT, 21-023487-CO, 21-023489-CO, 21-023491-CO). ADDED: Approved design of alterations to the current surface parking include bicycle storage, east canopy and trash enclosure structures. The remainder of the site will be converted into a plaza area with stormwater planter, raised landscape planters, and a paved recreation area. Includes removal of existing fire escape.

Building permits were issued for a project at 5780 and 5790 N Greeley Ave (previously 5736 N Greeley):

PDOX PS – building I: 4) studio w/den units, 5) 1 bedroom units, and 4) 1 bedroom w/den units: associated site work; no onsite parking; w/20-152864-CO (building II) 20-152869-CO (bike shelter) 20-152876/79-MT

PDOX PS – new construction of 3 story multi-family residential building: building II: – 3) studio /den, 5) 1 bedroom, 4) 1 bedroom w/ den, 1) 2 bdrm units w/associated site work; no onsite parking; w/20-152862-CO (building I) 20-152869-CO (bike shelter) 20-152876/79-MT

Metro Reports: Dekum Court, Hayu Tilixam, Mann House, and more

The new Dekum Court will include 187 units, affordable to those earning at or below 60% of the median family income.

Every week, the Bureau of Development Services publishes lists of Early Assistance applications, Land Use Reviews and Building Permits processed in the previous week. We publish the highlights. This post covers March 29th, 2021 to April 4th, 2021.

Early Assistance has been requested by McGuirl Designs & Architecture for a project at 4961 SE 73rd Ave:

2 New buildings on existing lot. Both buildings 3 Stories above grade with basement. 1- 14 unit building. 1 – 16 unit building. On site stormwater treatment.

The redevelopment of Dekum Court at 7003 NE 27th Ave has been submitted for building permit review by Lever Architecture:

DEKUM COURT – BUILDING A – New 3 story, 24 unit apartment building; includes associated site work *** w/21-023903/04/08/12/15/33-CO and 21-023931/38/46/49/50/52-MT

DEKUM COURT – BUILDING B – New 3 story, 24 unit apartment building; includes associated site work *** w/21-023903/04/08/12/15/33-CO and 21-023931/38/46/49/50/52-MT ***

DEKUM COURT – BUILDING C – New 4 story, 44 unit apartment building; includes associated site work *** w/21-023903/04/08/12/15/33-CO and 21-023931/38/46/49/50/52-MT ***

DEKUM COURT – BUILDING D – New 4 story, 52 unit apartment building; includes associated site work *** w/21-023903/04/08/12/15/33-CO and 21-023931/38/46/49/50/52-MT ***

DEKUM COURT – BUILDING E – New 4 story, 43 unit apartment building; includes associated site work *** w/21-023903/04/08/12/15/33-CO and 21-023931/38/46/49/50/52-MT ***

DEKUM COURT – COMMUNITY CENTER – New 1 story office/amenity building; includes associated site work *** w/21-023903/04/08/12/15/33-CO and 21-023931/38/46/49/50/52-MT ***

The adaptive reuse and additions to the Mann House at 1021 NE 33rd Ave have been submitted for building permit review:

MANN HOUSE – EXISTING BLDG – Convert existing historic building into multi-family apartments with 39 affordable units; add new floor and convert two-story auditorium to apartments; includes associated site work and parking area *** w/21-015284-CO/21-015286-CO/21-015288-CO/21-015967-MT/21-015971-MT/21-015973-MT *** 

MANN HOUSE – SOUTH BLDG – New 4-story multi-family apartment building with 40 affordable units; includes associated site work and tuck-under parking *** w/21-015284-CO/21-015286-CO/21-015288-CO/21-015967-MT/21-015971-MT/21-015973-MT *** 

MANN HOUSE – EAST BLDG – New 3-story multi-family apartment building with 50 affordable units; includes associated site work and parking area *** w/21-015284-CO/21-015286-CO/21-015288-CO/21-015967-MT/21-015971-MT/21-015973-MT *** 

Ankeny South at 2580 SE Ankeny St has been submitted for building permit review:

ANKNEY SOUTH – New 15 unit apartment building. **No Mechanical with this permit.

A building permit was issued to SERA Architects for the Modera Morrison at 1120 SE Morrison St:

MODERA MORRISON – Foundation, excavation, shoring, and all concrete work including columns, walls, mild-reinforced and post-tensioned slabs up to Level 3 for new 7-story apartment building with 1.5 levels below grade parking

A building permit was issued to Carleton Hart Architects for Hayu Tilixam at 5825 NE Prescott St:

New 4-story, 50 unit PHB residential building with community spaces and associated site work. w/20-198018-MT

Metro Reports: Holden of Pearl, 23 NE 151st, Joyce Hotel, and more

Holden of Pearl
An Excavation and Shoring permit was issued for the Holden of Pearl senior housing development.

Every week, the Bureau of Development Services publishes lists of Early Assistance applications, Land Use Reviews and Building Permits processed in the previous week. We publish the highlights. This post covers February 1st, 2021 to February 7th, 2021.

Early Assistance has been requested by Evident Architecture Office for a project with buildings at 4905 N Vancouver and North of 4906 N Gantenbein Ave:

New 12-Unit Multi-Family residential structure on a 4,500 Sf lot. The project is designed as one of a potential three-building complex on adjacent, individual tax lots. See previous EA 20-121409.

New 12-Unit Multi-Family residential structure on a 4,500 Sf lot. The project is designed as one of a potential three-building complex on adjacent, individual tax lots. See previous EA 20-121409.

Early Assistance has been requested for a project at 5422 N Mississippi Ave:

Development of two (2) fourteen (14) unit residential buildings, and associated sitework. Stormwater disposal methods are TBD.

Early Assistance has been requested for a project at 23 NE 151st Ave:

Construction of 93 multi-family units on vacant land. On-site stormwater treatment proposed

Early Assistance has been requested by Wright Architecture for a project at 7124 N Mohawk Ave:

New 32,184 SF apartment building with 46 units in the St Johns Plan District, includes on-site stormwater facilities.

Early Assistance has been requested by Design Department Architecture for a project at 7005 N Montana Ave:

12 apartments in a three-story building with onsite drywell in courtyard.

The renovation of The Joyce Hotel at 322 SW 11th Ave has been submitted for a Type II Design Review by Carleton Hart Architecture:

Remodel and seismic rehabilitation of an existing, 4-story URM building. Program to be 66 single room occupancy (SRO) units of permanent supportive housing (PSH). Basement to include bicycle storage and utility spaces. Ground floor to include residential amentiy spaces, utility spaces, and offices focused on tenant services. Residential floors to include shared bathroom facilities. Roof to include outdoor terrace. Site improvments include ROW improvements per PBOT.

A project with two buildings at 3733 N Williams Ave has been submitted for building permit review by VWR Development:

PDOX PS – new 4-story mixed use building (east bldg) with 13 residential units and ground floor retail with associated site work

PDOX PS – new 4-story apartment building (west bldg) with 17 residential units with associated site work w/21-008589-CO

The first permit was issued to Ankrom Moisan Architects for the Holden of Pearl at 1540 NW 13th Ave:

Partial permit for excavation and shoring for new 16 story tower with 3 story podium, courtyard, and 1 below grade level for parking. Shoring in the ROW. No plumbing and utilities associated with this permit

Metro Reports: Hayu Tilixam, Great Scott, Cooper 52, and more

Hayu Tilixam is a new building proposed on NE Prescott, with a name that means “Many Nations” in Chinook. The 50-unit affordable housing development is being developed Community Development Partners and Native American Youth and Family Center, on a site purchased by the Portland Housing Bureau in 2018.

Every week, the Bureau of Development Services publishes lists of Early Assistance applications, Land Use Reviews and Building Permits processed in the previous week. We publish the highlights. This post covers October 19th, 2020 to October 25th, 2020.

A project at 4937 SE Woodstock Blvd has been submitted for a Type II Adjustment Review by Scott Edwards Architecture:

New 4-story mixed-use building with about 2,000 sq. ft. of ground floor retail space facing Woodstock Blvd. and 84 rental dwellings on all floors consisting of studios, 1-bed, 2-bed and 3-bed units. One enclosed loading space will be provided on site with access from 50th Ave. Enclosed bike parking is accessible from the lobby area and directly from the sidewalk on Woodstock Blvd. A ground floor community room will be provided with direct access to a courtyard patio and active landscaped space. Several private porches will also be provided for the ground floor units. Stormwater to be accommodated with a combination of dry-wells, landscape and an ecoroof. Adjustment requested to reduce the landscape buffer.

Great Scott at 701 E Burnside St has been submitted for a Type III Design Review by Convergence Architecture:

The Great Scott Trio is a new four story mixed use affordable housing development located where there is currently a parking lot. The legal lot includes a one story existing brewery building that will remain. The project is on the northeast corner of E Burnside and NE 7th Avenue. The Orleans Building, which is on the historic register, is directly to the east and its arcade is highly influential to this project. The building will have 38 apartments, including two accessible units on the ground floor, as well as three retail spaces also on the ground floor along the E Burnside arcade. A small plaza will be located between the new building and the existing building to the north.

Hayu Tilixam at 5825 NE Prescott St has been submitted for building permit review by Carleton Hart Architecture:

New 4-story, 50 unit PHB residential building with community spaces and associated site work. w/20-198018-MT

Cooper 52 at 6865 SE 52nd Ave has been submitted for building permit review by YBA Architects:

PDOX PS – construct new 3 story 25 unit apartment building with associated site work w/20-198405-CO (trash enclosure) & 20-200255-MT

A building permit was issued to Fosler Portland Architecture for a project at 2514 NE Flanders St:

New (3) story, (6) unit apartment building, located mid block, includes associated sitework

Metro Reports: Mamook Tokatee, Porch Hang, Unicorn Bed Apartments, and more

Mamook Tokatee, meaning “to make beautiful” in the Chinook language, is being developed in collaboration between Community Development Partners, Native American Youth and Family Center (NAYA), and the Confederated Tribes of Siletz Indians of Oregon. The building will provide 56 affordable apartments, 20 of which will be reserved for Native households.

Every week, the Bureau of Development Services publishes lists of Early Assistance applications, Land Use Reviews and Building Permits processed in the previous week. We publish the highlights. This post covers July 27th, 2020 to August 2nd, 2020.

Early Assistance has been requested by Ben Carr Architect for Porch Hang at 2706 SE Powell Blvd:

Porch Hang is a new construction 5 story multifamily project with ground floor retail and common areas. No parking is proposed on site. 28 residential units are proposed, with affordable housing being provided in the building. A large central courtyard, open air corridors and shared outdoor areas throughout the building help provide residents with a safe way to be outdoors. Total area of building will be +-16,500 SF. The existing structure and site improvements will be demolished.

A project at 8210 SE 6th Ave has been submitted for building permit review by BAMA Architecture:

PDOX PS – New 31 unit, 4 story wood framed mixed use building

The Unicorn Bed Apartments at 2167 NW Glisan have been submitted for building permit review by Dao Architecture:

PDOX PS – new 3-story mixed use building with 13 residential units and a daycare space w/associated site work***demo to be obtained separately ****

A project with two buildings at 5527 N Greeley Ave has been submitted for building permit review:

PDOX PS – construct new 3 story (12) unit apartment building: building 1 of 2 south side building: bike storage under separate permit (20-165640-CO)

PDOX PS – construct new 3 story (12) unit apartment building: building 2 of 2 south side building: bike storage under separate permit (20-165640-CO)

A project at 7150 N Greenwich Ave has been submitted for building permit review:

Single pdf – new 3 story apartment building with 18 units.

A project at 1603 N Willis Blvd has been submitted for building permit review:

PDOX PS – New 4-story with basement 44 unit apartment building with associated site work w/20-173946-MT

A project at 2425 NE Alberta St has been submitted for building permit review:

PDOX PS – construct new 4 story mixed use building with commercial spaces on main floor and 29 apartment units: associated site work w/20-172680-MT

A building permit was issued to Brett Schulz for a project at 6280 N Montana Ave:

New 3 story, 18 unit apartment building with associated site work. No on-site parking ***mechanical permit separate***

A building permit was issued to Carleton Hart Architecture for Mamook Tokatee (previously known as Going 42) at 4610 NE 42nd Ave:

New 56-unit apartment building with associated site work w/20-118735-MT

A building permit was issued for a project at 16119 SE Stark St:

(N) single story 11,993 sf retail building. Construction sequence: 1. North portion. 2. Demo (e) building under permit # 18-260694-co. 3. Construct south portion of buildng. No occupancy this permit. Separate t. I. Permits required. Parking lot and site work to be completed as part of this permit. Separate permit for trash enclosure.

Metro Reports: Madison High, SE 2nd & Ash, 333 SW Park, and more

A series of building permits were issued to Opsis Architecture for the modernization of Madison High School.

Every week, the Bureau of Development Services publishes lists of Early Assistance applications, Land Use Reviews and Building Permits processed in the previous week. We publish the highlights. This post covers April 6th, 2020 to April 12th, 2020.

Early Assistance has been requested by Base Design & Architecture for a project at 1840 SW Main St:

New 4-story mixed-use, modular building with potential parking below grade, retail and shared functions at grade level, office space at the second level and residential uses on the third and fourth levels. Two options have been provided: Option 1 with below grade parking and modification of Oriel window standards. Option 2 has no on-site parking or application of the oriel window standard.

Early Assistance has been requested by LRS Architects for a project at 836 NE 24th Ave:

New 4 story, quarter-block 30,000 sf mixed-use office building and core-and-shell development intended to contain warehouse and freight movement, wholesale sales, and manufacturing and production space for medical equipment. Development intent is to demo existing NW quarter-block structures to allow for new construction and to consolidate all NW quarter-block properties. Both the NE quarter-block and south block properties would maintain access but remain adjacent properties. New development intends to provide roof decks on upper levels.

Early Assistance has been requested by Ink:Built Architecture for a project at 8914 SE Ellis St:

New 3-5 story apartment building, with either 19 units proposed (not affordable housing) or 33 units proposed (affordable housing), no parking proposed.

A project at SE 2nd and Ash has been submitted for a Type II Adjustment Review by GBD Architects:

The proposed project is a 83,045 gross sf building (with less than 59,576 sf of industrial office, 5,000 sf of traditional office, ground floor retail and structured parking). The building has a day lit basement level and first floor of concrete, with 5 levels of Type 3-A heavy timber above. Stormwater will be collected on the roof of the building and treated in flow through stormwater planters on the third level. Adjustment requested for the loading requirement.

The Multnomah County project at 333 SW Park Ave has been submitted for a Type III Design Review by Carleton Hart Architecture:

Accessibility upgrades, expansion of ground floor storefront, window replacement, roof leveling and membrane replacement, and eco-roof installation. New vertical circulation systems are also proposed which will bring the building up to current egress codes. North of the existing building, the current surface parking lot will be converted into a private plaza. This will include bicycle parking, a trash and recycling area, stormwater planters, paved recreation area, and covered seating.

Building permit were issued to Opsis Architecture for the Madison High School Modernization at 2735 NE 82nd:

Modernization and addition of existing high school *** w/19-255928-CO, 19-259176-CO, and 19-259237-CO ***

MADISON HIGH SCHOOL – New ticket booth *** w/19-116412-CO, 19-255914-CO, 19-255928-CO, and 19-259237-CO ***

MADISON HIGH SCHOOL – New concessions building with electrical room, women’s restroom, and men’s restroom *** w/19-116412-CO, 19-255914-CO, 19-259176-CO, and 19-259237-CO ***

MADISON HIGH SCHOOL – New bike shelter *** w/19-116412-CO, 19-255914-CO, 19-255928-CO, and 19-259176-CO ***

Metro Reports: 5827 NE Prescott, 5736 N Greeley, 6950 N Maryland, and more

Every week, the Bureau of Development Services publishes lists of Early Assistance applications, Land Use Reviews and Building Permits processed in the previous week. We publish the highlights. This post covers March 9th, 2020 to March 15th, 2020.

Early Assistance has been requested for a project at 6950 N Maryland Ave:

The project involves 3 separate properties that are under separate ownerships, but they will be designed at the same time. Additionally each property is looking to have a shared easement amongst each other. 6950 N Maryland will have 30 dwelling units. 3 stories above grade with basement. The property will utilize onsite drywells.

Early Assistance has been requested for a project at 6928 N Maryland Ave:

The project involves 3 separate properties that are under separate ownerships, but they will be designed at the same time. Additionally each property is looking to have a shared easement amongst each other. 6928 N Maryland will have 13 dwelling units. 3 stories above grade with basement. The property will utilize onsite drywells.

Early Assistance has been requested for a project at 1810 SE Cesar E Chavez Blvd:

Multifamily development of (2) new buildings each containing (7) townhouse style units with three stories and a roof. Each unit will have a garage accessed by a shared on-site driveway. Stormwater to be handled with an on-site drywell.

Early Assistance has been requested by Carleton Hart Architecture for the Portland Housing Bureau development at 5827 NE Prescott St:

New residential building with 50 dwelling units and community spaces. Storm water management intended as on-site infiltration via dry wells possibly supplemented by pervious paving and/or stormwater planters as needed.

Early Assistance has been requested by Edge Development for a project at 5736 N Greeley Ave:

(2) New 13-unit, two and three-story multi-family residential buildings. No on-site parking proposed. Lots shall be consolidated. Shared common outdoor area proposed, along with secure long-term bicycle parking. Project prototype approved at 5635 &5645 NE GLISAN ST

A Pre-Application Conference has been scheduled by Leanto Architecture to discuss a project at 28 SE 56th Ave:

Zoning change to RM2, to allow a new 3-story, 30-unit SRO facility for low-income young adults (just out of the foster care system).

A Pre-Application Conference has been scheduled by YBA Architects to discuss a project at 1341 N Killingsworth St:

New 5 story apartment building with no retail. On site infiltration likely.

A project at 3430 NE 50th Ave has been submitted for building permit review:

New three story 18-unit apartment building includes 2 structure with 12 and 6 units connected through stairs and balcony and associated siteworks. See 20-128179-CO for trash enclosure. See 20-128181-MT for mechanical

Metro Reports: 3000 SE Powell, 4937 SE Woodstock, Going 42, and more

3000 SE Powell
A new Design Advice Request has been scheduled for the Portland Housing Bureau’s development at 3000 SE Powell. The size of the building and the site has increased, relative to what was shown to the Design Commission in July 2019 (pictured).

Every week, the Bureau of Development Services publishes lists of Early Assistance applications, Land Use Reviews and Building Permits processed in the previous week. We publish the highlights. This post covers February 10th, 2020 to February 16th, 2020.

Design Advice has been requested by Holst Architecture for 3000 SE Powell:

This is the second design advice request for this Portland Housing Bond project. New multi-family affordable housing building with approximately 210 units. Wood framed construction and all stormwater is maintained on-site.

Early Assistance has been requested for a project at NW 24th Pl and Vaughn:

Develop one lot with a 9-unit multi-family housing building along with associated improvements. Note that they are in the process of having Lots 11-14 confirmed through PR 20-119022 LC

Early Assistance has been requested by Scott Edwards Architecture for a project at 4937 SE Woodstock Blvd:

New 4-story mixed-use building with about 1,800sf of ground floor retail space facing Woodstock Blvd. and 87 rental dwellings on all floors consisting of studio, 1-bed, 2-bed and 3-bed units. 1 loading space will be provided on site with access from Woodstock. Storm water to be accommodated with a combination of dry-wells, landscape and if necessary, eco-roofs.

Early Assistance has been requested by MWA Architecture for a project at 12529 SE Powell Blvd:

New construction of approximately 165 affordable, multi-family apartments ranging in size between one-bedroom and three-bedroom. Development will include resident community room and support spaces along with site utilities, waste/recycling, auto parking, bike parking, and play area.

A Pre-Application Conference has been scheduled to discuss a project at 2321 SE 89th Ave:

New (3) fourplexes apartment to create a total 13 units on the lot.

A Pre-Application Conference has been scheduled by Hennebery Eddy Architects to discuss a project at 539 NW 10th Ave:

A Pre-Application Conference to discuss construction of a new 11-story hotel. The hotel will contain 150-160 guest rooms with 85,000-90,000 square feet of floor area. Loading access is proposed from NW Hoyt St with a single interior loading bay. No off-street parking is proposed.

The Going 42 Apartments have been submitted for building permit review by Carleton Hart Architecture:

New 56-unit apartment building with associated site work w/20-118735-MT

A project at 456 NE Beech St has been submitted for building permit review by Allusa Architecture:

New 3 story hotel with ground floor office, laundry, and trash room

A building permit was issued for a project at 6833 N Montana Ave (previously 6829 N Montana Ave):

New two-story, 6 unit apartment building including site work, utilities, and trash enclosure (less than 120 sf). No on-site parking. ***mechanical separate***

A building permit was issued to EMA Architecture for a project at 11025 NE Sandy Blvd:

Construct new one story building to include; multi purpose room, mechanical room, three new restrooms; and kitchen; ecoroof; exterior new patio on north side of building new play field and associated site work to include; reconfigure existing parking; new walkway; widen existing driveway on north side; close driveway on se corner and reconfigure landscaping ***mural and solar array under separate permits***