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A development project at 8044 35th Ave NE recently received preliminary guidance from the Seattle Department of Construction & Inspections (SDCI), and appears to be moving ahead.
The Seattle Department of Construction and Inspections (DCI) is seeking volunteers for the NE Design Review Board. Board members review projects and evaluate them based upon the City’s design guidelines. A recent example of a design review was the trailer-park-to-townhouses proposal, presented at the Design Review Board meeting on April 11th.
For those that aren’t WCC members (I mean really, why wouldn’t you?), you may not have seen that the Land Use Committee provided an update in the November 2010 edition of the Wedgwood Echo Newsletter on the conversations they’ve had with Safeway in anticipation of their massive remodel of the Wedgwood store. While Safeway had originally pursued a full redevelopment of their site, the economics of that project became prohibitive. As a result, Safeway will expand their existing store by approximately 10,000 square feet and undergo a major overhaul of their existing space. The remodel was intended to being in Read More …