Last night the SDCI’s Northeast Design Review Board unanimously approved the proposed design for the townhome development at 2101 NE 88th Street, on the present site of University Trailer Park.
Between NE 85th to 95th Streets the western border of the Wedgwood neighborhood is along Lake City Way NE. Because this is in a commercial zone, the adjacent housing is becoming more and more dense with multifamily housing projects. The latest to break ground is at the corner NE 85th Street directly across 20th Ave NE from Growler Guys.
A developer is making plans to replace the trailer park at 2101 NE 88th Street with a townhouse complex. The next step is a Design Review Board meeting on Monday, November 21st, at which plans will be presented.
Recently, For Sale signs popped up on the old Jewish Community Center (JCC) site, which is currently owned by Murray Franklyn. Recently, the building has been the scene of graffiti and miscellaneous junk. However, most of Wedgwood knows this site to be the scene of a proposed multi-story and multi-use condo project that sparked community opposition. You can read a history of the opposition on the Wedgwood Action Group blog (not currently being updated) or see the details of the agreement here. When the economy started to turn, the funding for the condo project dried up and it was never Read More …