738 N.W. Glisan St.
District: Old Town Chinatown
Financer: Lewis & Clark Bank
Designer: Chesshit Architecture, Archiform
Contractor: Portland Masonry
This three-story hotel is being completely renovated including a seismic upgrade, adding a restaurant to the ground floor instead of retail and construction and a new interior staircase.
1220 S.W. First Ave.
Designer: SRG Partnership
Contractor: Hoffman Construction
Multnomah County's new Central Courthouse is estimated to cost $300 million and open in 2020. The site was formerly home to the Veritable Quandary, whose chefs have found a new venue at the Q Restaurant after the demolition.
Drilling for foundation shafts is expected to start in June. For project information, visit: multco.us/central-courthouse.
4640 S.W. Macadam Ave.
Neighborhood: John's Landing
Contractor: Fore Construction
Designer: Sera Architects
Landscaping: Shapiro Didway
Located right on the river in John's Landing, this residential building includes two six-story buildings — one with 167 parking spaces and 108 apartments totaling approximately 116,000 square feet, and the other fronting the river with 68,5000 square feet of 76 apartments.
The modern living style focuses on the natural landscape of the river, native habitats and pedestrian-friendly paths. Plans include roof gardens, bike storage and kayak storage.
The site was previously home to a demolished restaurant, office and parking.