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10/19/23 - Design Commission Hearing Agenda - Joint Hearing with the Historic Landmarks Commission

Public Hearing
Regularly scheduled Design Commission Hearings are the 1st and 3rd Thursday of each month.
1:30 pm 4:45 pm

Hearing Registration Link 


1. (1:30-1:35)

Items of Interest 

2. (1:35-2:00)

BRIEFING - Housing Regulatory Relief Code Project - Review & Vote - Written Testimony for Housing regulatory Relief Code Project

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

3. (2:00-3:00)

 BRIEFING - Interstate Bridge Replacement Project Update

CONTACT: Casey Liles

CONTACT: Shilpa Mallem

CONTACT: Hayli Reff

CITY CONTACT: Patrick Sweeney, PBOT, 503-865-6058,

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

4. (3:10-4:40)

EA 23-075072 DA – Pepsi Blocks - Building B

APPLICANT: Jason Jones, Ankrom Moisan Architects

SITE: NEC or NE 25th Avenue & NE Oregon Street

CITY CONTACT: Hillary Adam, BDS, 503-823-8953

Design Advice Request for an 8-story residential building with approximately 173,000sf of floor area with two levels of below grade parking. The proposal includes some deviations from the approved Planned Development including relocation of the garage entry to the southeast corner, introduction of residential units at the west and north ground levels, the elimination of ground level retail, and an increase in floor area exceeding 5% of previously approved maximum. Two Type B loading spaces are proposed in the woonerf on NE Pacific Street. No modifications or adjustments are currently identified.

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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