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An architectural model of the planned development of 3,080 waterfront condos at Point Wells near Woodway. (Blue Square Real Estate)

Council affirms ruling against Point Wells condo project

The decision is another setback in BSRE’s 10-year quest to build 3,000 waterfront homes near Woodway.

 

Shaun Metz wears a mask with a slit in it so he can play the baritone during Haller Middle School band practice on Thursday, March 25, 2021 in Arlington, Washington.  (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

In Snohomish County, school bands are getting back together

Masked, in-person rehearsals come as a welcome change after months of virtual lessons.

 

An architectural model of the planned development of 3,080 waterfront condos at Point Wells near Woodway. (Blue Square Real Estate)

Point Wells developer makes another appeal to County Council

BSRE says that the county again wrongly denied its condominium plan for an industrial site near Woodway.

 

The Point Wells industrial area next to Woodway. (BSRE Point Wells)

Hearing examiner denies Point Wells high-rise condo proposal

It’s the second time BSRE’s plan was determined to not conform to county rules. But the saga isn’t over yet.

The Point Wells industrial area next to Woodway. (BSRE Point Wells)

‘Moorish sovereigns’ try to seize $4.5 million Woodway home

Instead, the pair was arrested for investigation of burglary. One claims to be a leader of a Moorish extremist group.

The Point Wells industrial area next to Woodway, where a developer proposes to build more than 3,000 condos. (BSRE Point Wells)

Point Wells plan should abide stricter rules, critics say

Landslide hazard regulations drew scrutiny at a public meeting this week on BSRE’s longtime proposal.

The Point Wells industrial area next to Woodway, where a developer proposes to build more than 3,000 condos. (BSRE Point Wells)
This image shows the slope height above the north end of the Point Wells site. (Snohomish County GIS)

Point Wells plan still not up to code, county tells examiner

BSRE says it’s solved key problems with its high-rise condo pitch. The hearing continues on Thursday.

This image shows the slope height above the north end of the Point Wells site. (Snohomish County GIS)
The Point Wells industrial area next to Woodway. (BSRE Point Wells, file)

BSRE to again make case for Point Wells development

The county hearing examiner will say if the project can advance after a multi-day hearing.

The Point Wells industrial area next to Woodway. (BSRE Point Wells, file)
County staff urges ‘no’ on Point Wells development proposal

County staff urges ‘no’ on Point Wells development proposal

County Hearing Examiner Peter Camp could decide the fate of the high-rise project this summer.

County staff urges ‘no’ on Point Wells development proposal
Plane to spray 1,300 acres this week to kill gypsy moths

Plane to spray 1,300 acres this week to kill gypsy moths

If you live in Woodway or Boulevard Bluffs in Everett, close the windows and turn off the AC Friday.

Plane to spray 1,300 acres this week to kill gypsy moths
Aircraft to spray 1,300 acres for moths in Everett, Woodway

Aircraft to spray 1,300 acres for moths in Everett, Woodway

Gypsy moths can devastate forests. The state Agriculture Department plans to stop them from getting a foothold.

Aircraft to spray 1,300 acres for moths in Everett, Woodway
Point Wells development proposal, once rejected, rises again

Point Wells development proposal, once rejected, rises again

A real estate group has resubmitted permits for the project. There’s no timeline yet for a decision.

Point Wells development proposal, once rejected, rises again
State plans to spray for gypsy moths in Woodway and Everett

State plans to spray for gypsy moths in Woodway and Everett

Before finalizing plans, the state Department of Agriculture will conduct environmental reviews.

State plans to spray for gypsy moths in Woodway and Everett
An incumbent and a felon duel for County Council seat

An incumbent and a felon duel for County Council seat

Stephanie Wright is seeking a third term. Opponent Willie Russell is campaigning as a change agent.

An incumbent and a felon duel for County Council seat
Former prosecutor who fought corruption — at a cost — dies at 87

Former prosecutor who fought corruption — at a cost — dies at 87

Robert Schillberg’s Snohomish County colleagues admired his ‘courageous’ pursuit of justice.

Former prosecutor who fought corruption — at a cost — dies at 87
Pest was an univited Woodway guest and a first in the U.S.

Pest was an univited Woodway guest and a first in the U.S.

The Hokkaido gypsy moth trapped in Woodway in July might be the first ever found in the U.S.

Pest was an univited Woodway guest and a first in the U.S.
On point: Rival high-rise condo critics look to join forces

On point: Rival high-rise condo critics look to join forces

Woodway and Shoreline announced a pending agreement to confront Point Wells development concerns.

On point: Rival high-rise condo critics look to join forces
Judge gives Point Wells high-rise project another chance

Judge gives Point Wells high-rise project another chance

A successful appeal allows the developer another 6 months to seek approvals for about 3,000 condos.

Judge gives Point Wells high-rise project another chance
Teachers start receiving pink slips in Edmonds district

Teachers start receiving pink slips in Edmonds district

The school board approved the layoffs, which could affect 38 full- and part-time teachers.

Teachers start receiving pink slips in Edmonds district

Brier bans Airbnb-style rentals to retain residential flavor

A new ordinance adds short-term rentals to prohibited property uses, like gambling and nude dancing.

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