Land Use Archive

City Council Public Hearing for Timber Yards Master Plan

By Southern Crossing Neighborhood Association | May 31, 2023

The proposed Timber Yards development on 33+ acres zoned Mixed-Use Urban is located at 175 SW Industrial Way (East and North of SW Bond Street, adjacent to the Box Factory and the Old Mill District.) The Timber Yards Master Plan application is based on approximately 1,600 residential units (including 250 affordable senior housing units), 180-room…

Public Hearing for Timber Yards Master Plan

By Southern Crossing Neighborhood Association | May 4, 2023

The next step in the Timber Yards Master Plan process is a public hearing before the Bend Planning Commission. The proposed Timber Yards development on 33+ acres zoned Mixed-Use Urban is located at 175 SW Industrial Way (East and North of SW Bond Street, adjacent to the Box Factory and the Old Mill District.) The…

Public Meeting for Old Mill District Expansion

By Southern Crossing Neighborhood Association | May 2, 2023

As we reported previously, William Smith Properties is planning an expansion project in the Old Mill consisting of three commercial buildings with 31,000 square feet of retail and residential (nine units) space. The project is located on three tax lots located south of the intersection of SW Mill A Drive and SW Powerhouse Drive and is consistent with the…

Public Meeting for 30 Residential Unit and Commercial Development

By Southern Crossing Neighborhood Association | March 17, 2023

There will be a public meeting for the proposed Black Diamond Lofts mixed-use development project consisting of three 3-story buildings and one 5-story building. These will contain commercial space with 30 loft style residential units above. The project is located at 325 on NW Arizona Avenue across from the Market of Choice. Download the meeting…

Update on Development Coming to Southern Crossing Neighborhood Association

By Southern Crossing Neighborhood Association | March 13, 2023

Southern Crossing is continuing to experience exponential growth. At our October general meeting, we reported that some 1,100+ new residential units were in the various stages of development in our neighborhood. Since then, developers have held public meetings for proposed projects adding another 1,870 units of housing to Southern Crossing. These include: The Timber Yards will…

Public Meeting for 275 Unit Residential Development On Mt. Bachelor Drive

By Southern Crossing Neighborhood Association | February 6, 2023

There will be a public meeting for a proposed development project consisting of two residential buildings with 270 – 275 units in Southern Crossing. The project is located near the intersections of SW Century Drive and SW Mt Bachelor Drive and SW Reed Market Road and SW Mt Bachelor Drive. The properties have not been…

Public Meeting for 3 Story Office Building In Old Mill District

By Southern Crossing Neighborhood Association | December 28, 2022

There will be a public meeting for a proposed project consisting of a three-story, approximately 16,000 square foot office building for Mid-Oregon Credit Union. The meeting will present details on the development that will include one building and a drive through along with surface parking and landscaped areas.  The site address is 557 SW Bluff Drive.   Download…

Public Meeting for Major 33 Acre Community Master Plan Near Old Mill District

By Southern Crossing Neighborhood Association | November 30, 2022

There will be a public meeting for one of the most significant new developments in Southern Crossing – the Timber Yards Major Community Master Plan. The proposed development on about 33 acres zoned Mixed-Use Urban is located at 175 SW Industrial Way (East and North of SW Bond Street, adjacent to the Box Factory and the Old Mill District.)…

Public Meeting for Mixed Use Development with Apartments and Short Term Rentals

By Southern Crossing Neighborhood Association | November 11, 2022

There will be a public meeting for a proposed development project consisting of a mixed-use building that will include ground floor commercial space including a restaurant, a covered parking garage, apartments and short term rentals. The project is located at 325 SW Cyber Drive, between SW Simpson Avenue and SW Emkay Drive. Download the meeting notification here. The purpose…

COID Property Line Adjustment Update

By Southern Crossing Neighborhood Association | November 11, 2022

As recently reported, COID had submitted a series of five Type II Property Line Adjustment (PLA) applications to the City in order to reconfigure the parcels in the Deschutes South Canyon that it proposes selling to a developer.  The City received a record breaking number of public comments – 338 in total – opposing approval on the…

SCNA by the numbers:

  • 882.9 acres
  • 91.4 acres vacant
  • 1745 tax lots
  • 1,101 tax lots developed
  • 251 tax lots with infill potential
  • 127 lots N/A
  • 85 tax lots partially vacant
  • 29 tax lots publicly owned
  • 124 tax lots vacant
  • 74 vacation home rentals
  • 10 public art installations
  • 452 active business licenses
  • 14 bus stops
  • 1317 utility customers
  • 5 irrigation canals
  • 2 irrigation districts
  • 1 river
  • 14 riverfront and neighborhood parks
  • 2 zip codes
  • 340 fire hydrants
  • 6 roundabouts
  • 238 street segments

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