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Lents Development Projects Unveiled

The corner of SE 92nd and Foster in the Lents neighborhood has some major changes coming. Last week developers and the city unveiled preliminary plans for what will become the centerpiece in a redevelopment initiative aimed at the SE Portland Neighborhood. Plans include four projects lead by the Portland Development Commission: The…

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New Development in Old Town?

A 20,000 square foot vacant warehouse sitting on the corner of NW 5th and Davis in Old Town Chinatown has new owners, and may now have a new future, too. Originally an annex to the historic Mason-Ehrman Building, the warehouse has most recently been used as a storage facility by Zellerbach Paper…

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New Development at the “Gateway to St. Johns”

The Daily Journal of Commerce is reporting that Jones Architecture, along with local land-owner Farid Bolouri, is planning to construct a four-story, 100-apartment building at 8247 N Lombard in St. Johns.  The building will have mostly studios, with some 1- and 2-bedroom units as well as 17,000 square feet of retail space and 70-80 below-grade parking stalls.…

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Like Free Stuff? I Sure Do! Check Out Portland’s New SamplingLab

SamplingLab keeps about 20 brands in stock, many of them local, and plans to rotate offerings every 30–45 days—although, with a long waiting list of brands and a steady stream of consumers, those numbers could shift. After signing up online, SamplingLab members are free to get started—typically by grabbing a Widmer seasonal or Hotlips soda…

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