They assembled the land; now there's a plan. Prominent local investors have over 8.6 acres near the future Bel-Red/130th Station. Now there's a major new mixed-use plan at 13201 N.E. Spring Blvd. from Columbia Pacific Advisors and Compton Design Office.
The city of Seattle is moving ahead with plans to adopt a mandatory earthquake retrofit ordinance for the city's 1,100 Unreinforced Masonry Buildings (URMs) and recently announced its intent to adopt such an ordinance in the fall of 2024.
Some hotels are revamping their menus to try to change the minds of skeptical travelers, offering healthier, customizable choices that include DIY yogurt bowls and higher-protein dishes, plus more flexible eating hours.