Tract near PDX can lure big retailers
Portland open to 'big boxes' near airport
A second wind for deserted complex? Cascade Station was traded to Bechtel in a 99 year $0.00 cost lease in exchange for building about 1 mile and being paid to build the rest of the 5 1/2 mile max line to the Portland airport. The contract was awarded with out a public bid process. This 4 year old empty development has been stalled by planners and the city not allowing parking and big box stores. Taxpayers gave $14 million dollars in loans to help develop this 4 year old vacant project !
|City plans to delay vote on towers
The Project has $10 of millions in public subsidies including the tram scam, street cars, tax abatements and low interest loans.
Agency poised to sign downtown tower deal
Council signals support for tall towers
|Garage may rise at Round
What happened to the walkable community ?
Where are the shoppers and residents coming and going using transit?
Taxpayers have spent millions of dollars in subsidies and tax breaks for this Smart Growth project. We were told it is a model to get people out of their cars. Now they want the tallest
building to be a parking garages, supporting the Beaverton Round.
The developer of the Round at Beaverton Central is proposing a seven
story garage with
Beaverton is dissatisfied with progress on Round. Again!
Developer, city wrangle over the Round progress