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5/5/22 - Design Commission Hearing Agenda

Public Hearing
Regularly scheduled Design Commission Hearings are the 1st and 3rd Thursday of each month.
1:30 pm 5:45 pm

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1.  (1:30-1:35)

Items of Interest

2. (1:35-3:35)

LU 22-107111 DZM AD – YBP Ankeny

APPLICANT: Leslie Cliffe | Bora Architecture

SITE: 1122 SE Ankeny Street

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

A Type III Design Review for a 4-5 story, L-shaped building providing 41 residential units.  The building will be comprised of pre-fabricated modular units and contain bike and laundry rooms and a lobby.  Adjustments are requested to not provide loading on-site and provide public art in-lieu of some ground floor windows.  A Modification is requested to the long-term bike parking spaces. 

3. (3:45-5:45)

LU 22-109692 DZM – Welby

APPLICANT: Leslie Cliffe | Bora Architecture

SITE: 1325 NW Kearney

CITY CONTACT:  Hannah Bryant, BDS, 503-865-6520

Design Review for a new 21-story apartment building with retail sales and services uses at the ground level and four levels of below grade parking. Roof terraces are proposed at level 7 and and level 21. A loading dock is proposed for the NW 13th frontage, to align with the adjacent loading dock. 

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.

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