Southern Crossing Neighborhood Association

Public Meeting for 3 Mixed Use Commercial / Residential Buildings (updated)

By Southern Crossing Neighborhood Association / September 16, 2021 / Comments Off on Public Meeting for 3 Mixed Use Commercial / Residential Buildings (updated)

NOTE: New Meeting Date and Time, and different meeting platform!   There will be a public meeting for the proposed construction of three 3-story mixed use buildings with associated parking. Commercial is on the ground floors, with 21 residential units above. The pre-application plans indicate the 21 residential units will be short term rentals. The property…

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Development Code Changes go to City Council, Public Input Needed

By Southern Crossing Neighborhood Association / August 24, 2021 / Comments Off on Development Code Changes go to City Council, Public Input Needed

The Bend Planning Commission met on July 26 to vote on recommendations to City Council regarding Development Code changes to support HB2001. While HB2001 requires allowing duplexes, triplexes, and quadplexes on any single family lot, the draft changes go beyond those requirements, such as allowing increased building height and reducing parking requirements. Additionally, one unit…

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ALL Fireworks Banned by City of Bend – EXTENDED UNTIL DECEMBER 1

By Southern Crossing Neighborhood Association / August 21, 2021 / Comments Off on ALL Fireworks Banned by City of Bend – EXTENDED UNTIL DECEMBER 1

Due to ongoing drought conditions and extreme fire risk, the City of Bend has extended the fireworks ban through December 1. This includes the ban on the use of all fireworks – legal or illegal – within the City of Bend through that date. Under the emergency order, use of any fireworks is a class…

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Deschutes River Access and Habitat Restoration Plan

By Southern Crossing Neighborhood Association / August 14, 2021 / Comments Off on Deschutes River Access and Habitat Restoration Plan

The Bend Parks & Recreation District has made a plan for recreational access and habitat restoration at parks along the Deschutes River. Projects in Riverbend Park and Farewell Bend Park (including the Cedarwood trailhead) in SCNA are part of the plan. They are looking for public comment on the draft plan. The planning team has…

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Public Meeting for 16 Lot Subdivision

By Southern Crossing Neighborhood Association / August 14, 2021 / Comments Off on Public Meeting for 16 Lot Subdivision

There will be a public meeting for a proposed 16 lot single family subdivision of a 1.54 acre parcel zoned RM. The property is located at 1285 SW Silver Lake Blvd. Download the subdivision plan here. Additional information is available on the planning application web page. The virtual meeting will be held via Zoom on…

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