Beaverton = A Star Wars Mecca

“May the 4th Be With You”, a.k.a. International Star Wars Day (May 4th) is soon upon us and in recognition of this important holiday, we thought we would share a little Beaverton Star Wars history: 600 SW Cedar Hills Boulevard, the vacant site currently seeking a development partner, next to the new Brannon’s Brew Pub, is […]

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Farmington Road Construction Starting June

This much anticipated road improvement project is ready to break ground! The project will include the installation of a center turn lane and consistent bike and pedestrian facilities between Murray Boulevard and Hocken Avenue to enhance traffic flow and improve safety for all modes of travelers. During construction, Farmington Road will be reduced down to […]

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Rose Biggi Extension – Opens May 1st!

Update – April 29, 2015 The Rose Biggi extension is officially complete, with the road opening Friday, May 1st…5 months ahead of schedule!  The intersection of Hall Blvd and Westgate Dr finished even earlier and opened April 10th to traffic. A grand opening celebration is scheduled for May 18th at 11 a.m. Update – February […]

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Hocken Ave Bridge & Street Improvements @ Beaverton Creek

Update The Hocken Avenue Bridge and Street Improvement project is on schedule.  Tapani Incorporated of Battle Ground, WA was selected as the general contractor in April and construction is expected to begin on or about May 15, 2015.  Hocken Avenue between Dawson Way and Hall Blvd will be closed for 12-14 months thereafter. Background Beginning […]

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Beaverton Seeks Development Partner

The City is seeking a development partner for the former Westgate Theater site.  Almost 4-acres in size, the site is publically co-owned by the City of Beaverton and Metro.  The 2014 Creekside District Master Plan and Implementation Strategy identified the Westgate site as critical for redevelopment of the District’s core.  The plan identified a vision […]

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Creekside District Master Plan Was Adopted!

Update – February 16, 2015 The final version of the Creekside District Master Plan and Implementation Strategy is now available.   Click here for an electronic version. Background On Tuesday, November 18th the Beaverton City Council adopted the Creekside District Master Plan and Implementation Strategy, the result of nearly three years of in-depth outreach, analysis and planning effort […]

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Curiosities Open a Year-Round Flea Market

Curiosities Vintage Mall (12705 SW Beaverdam Rd) has just announced it will be opening the Beaverton Merchant Hall just two buildings down from their current location.  This great new venue will be host to many special events throughout the year, including a year-round Beaverton Flea Market.  Building on the success of the Summer Flea Markets […]

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Canyon Rd Alternative Bike Network

Update – February 1, 2015 Project plans for the new bicycle network are 75% complete.  The City has been partnering with the Bicycle Transportation Alliance (BTA), which has produced multiple positive changes to the plans.  Right-of-way acquisition will begin shortly, as will prep work, such as relocating several power pole and cables on a portion […]

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Creekside’s Curiosities on Thrift Hunters

Our very own Curiosities Vintage Mall (12705 SW Beaverdam Rd Beaverton, OR 97005) will be on TV this weekend!  They are being featured in an episode of Thrift Hunters, a reality TV show that follows thrifting gurus Jason T. Smith and Bryan Goodman on fast paced, modern day treasure hunts. “With a sixth-sense for bargain hunting […]

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Brannon’s Brewery Is Open!

December 4th was a great day for the Creekside District, and beer lovers everywhere!  Brannon’s Pub and Brewery opened for business, offering lunch, dinner and, of course, happy hour!  Brannon’s is an independently owned craft brewery and restaurant offering: Quality Craft Brews Stone Hearth Pizzas Spit Roasted Meats & Fowl Sports & Entertainment Event Rental […]

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