The owner of the Thunderbird hotel property in Jantzen Beach is hoping to convert the space into a 126,000-square-foot retail building.
City officials confirm they received a permit application for a one-story retail building for a future tenant at the site of the September five-alarm fire.
The city has just started the review process and usually issues a reply in about 20 days. If there are any issues that need to be reviewed, the property owner will have an opportunity to make any changes, which are then re-reviewed by the city. That could result in another 30 to 45 days before there's a final answer on the property.
Wednesday, April 16 2014 10:51 PM EDT2014-04-17 02:51:53 GMT
A Portland police officer was wounded and his K-9 partner is missing following a shootout with a suspect in southwest Portland.The officer survived the shooting and he's in "very good spirits" while recoveringMore >
An officer was shot in the legs and his K-9 partner was killed during a confrontation with a burglary suspect in Portland. More >
Saturday, April 12 2014 6:07 AM EDT2014-04-12 10:07:09 GMT
An incredible photo snapped Saturday at the iconic Pipeline on Oahu's North Shore is going viral. A mother humpback whale and her calf were cruising just offshore when a set rolled in. J.T. Gray of NorthMore >
An incredible photo snapped Saturday at the iconic Pipeline on Oahu's North Shore is going viral.More >
Wednesday, April 16 2014 10:22 PM EDT2014-04-17 02:22:41 GMT
A dead whale that washed ashore on the Oregon coast was buried at the beach Wednesday. The massive 40-foot gray whale first appeared on the south jetty at Fort Stevens State Park Sunday. Word spread quicklyMore >
A dead whale that washed ashore on the Oregon coast was buried at the beach on Wednesday.More >
Thursday, April 17 2014 7:32 PM EDT2014-04-17 23:32:03 GMT
The principal of Woodland Primary School is accused of assaulting a student. Police have been investigating allegations involving Mark Houk since Feb. 26. On Thursday, Woodland police said he was bookedMore >
Police have been investigating allegations since Feb. 26 that Woodland Primary School principal Mark Houk assaulted a student with special needs.More >