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3/17/22 - Design Commission Hearing Agenda

Public Hearing
Regularly scheduled Design Commission Hearings are the 1st and 3rd Thursday of each month.
1:30 pm 4:00 pm

Hearing Registration Link 


1.  (1:30-1:35)

Items of Interest 

2. (1:35-1:50)

BRIEFING - Albina Vision Trust Letter of Support (vote)

CITY CONTACT:  Staci Monroe, BDS, 503-865-6516

3. (2:00-4:00)

LU 21-108433 DZ – North Argyle Housing  

APPLICANT: John Wright, Wright Architecture

SITE: 1810-1838 N. Argyle Street

CITY CONTACT: Tim Heron, BDS, 503-823-7726

Type III Design Review for construction of approximately 290 residential units in an eleven-story building in the Kenton Plan District.  The project site includes two parcels totaling 25,000 SF adjacent to the Kenton / North Denver Avenue MAX light rail station.  The project includes main entrances along both street frontages, outdoor areas at the ground level and the rooftop, individual balconies and common spaces through the building.

Please Keep in mind

  • The agenda is subject to change.

  • Agenda items may be rescheduled.

  • Times are estimates only and agenda item times may change.

  • Projects are reviewed in the order listed with a 10 minute break between agenda items.

  • All continuances and reschedules are requested by the applicant, unless otherwise noted.

The Bureau of Development Services is committed to providing equal access to information and hearings.  To request an accommodation or alternative format of communication, please contact us no later than five business days prior to the hearing at 503-823-7300 (TTY 503-823-6868).  Note that Zoom automated captions are used for hearings and may not be as accurate as live captioning; A closed-caption transcript of the meeting may be requested by contacting the BDS Hearings Clerk at