Washington State Department of Transportation will be seeking a design-build contractor soon for one of its biggest projects it will bid in 2022 — a $525 million job that will improve parts of Interstate 405 between south Bothell and Canyon Park.
The city of Vancouver is currently in the planning phases for a transformational redevelopment of the Heights District. The re-imagined district, which is described as “a vibrant neighborhood center that is sustainable, healthy, equitable and accessible,” encompasses 205-acres and is sited between Vancouver Heights (to the north) and Harney Heights (to the south).
Despite recent sales, two long-serving taverns in Ballard, the Ballard Smoke Shop (at 5439 Ballard Ave. N.W.) and the Sloop Tavern (at 2830 N.W. Market St.) will remain open, and their buildings not set for redevelopment.