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This is an exciting time for Southern Crossing, with lots of change in the near and far future. You can learn what is happening in YOUR neighborhood by being on the Board of the Southern Crossing Neighborhood Association. You can also help influence growth and development by being involved, instead of just watching the changes happening in Bend. It's a great chance to collaborate, raise awareness, and contribute to what’s happening in the neighborhood. This is an opportunity to make a difference.
Board meetings are held monthly on Zoom. General board member positions and the officer position of Secretary are open.
Please indicate your interest in being on the Board with the button below, or contact [email protected] if you have any questions.
About Southern Crossing
The Southern Crossing Neighborhood Association (SCNA) was established by the Bend City Council on February 19, 2003, making SCNA the 5th of 13 recognized neighborhood associations.
Our neighborhood boundaries are the Parkway (Hwy 97) and Colorado Avenue east to west and between Arizona and Powers north to south. View detailed maps.
Southern Crossing Neighborhood Association has 882.9 acres (91.4 vacant), 2,057 tax lots, and 452 active business licenses.
Latest News from Southern Crossing
Every few years, the Bend Parks and Recreation District conducts surveys to gauge use behaviors and priorities of Bend residents in regards to parks and recreation services, including those provided by the park district, as well as by private sector businesses. These results inform projects and priorities for park, trail…Read More
The Wilson Avenue Corridor Project will soon be entering its final construction phase. While this project is not in SCNA, part of the road closure is, and the associated construction detour will be routed through SCNA. Beginning Monday November 6, westbound traffic on Wilson Avenue will be detoured onto SW…Read More
We have previously reported on the coming Neighborhood Street Safety Program (NSSP) project along Woodriver Drive. This project has created a 6-foot wide sidewalk with raised curbing, starting in front of Woodriver Park and connecting to the existing sidewalk near McClellan Road. At the bottom of the hill near the…Read More
Land Use / Development Notices
There will be a public meeting for a proposed 4-story commercial development, including a 70-unit hotel, spa, and restaurant. The project is located in the block surrounded by Arizona and Colorado Avenues, and Bond and Wall Streets. Note that this is not actually located within SCNA, but directly abuts, where…Read More
Deadline Extended to December 20 The City of Bend received the Site Plan/Design Review application for a major residential/mixed-use development between SW Century Drive, SW Mt Bachelor Drive, and SW Reed Market Road in Southern Crossing. The proposed development consists of two buildings in the Mixed-use Urban (MU) Zone. The…Read More
There will be a public meeting for a proposed 4 lot subdivision of a 0.48 acre lot in the Residential Standard Density (RS) Zone. The project is located at 123 SW Cleveland Avenue. Download the meeting notification here. The purpose of this meeting is to provide a forum for the…Read More