Tag Archives: FoPo

Foster commercial building to get snazzy new upgrade

Foster’s on a roll these days. In successive weeks, we’ve posted on the following: – Updated plans to develop the vacant lot at 5045 SE Foster into a four-story, mixed-use building with ground-floor commercial space and 33 units of housing – Plans … Continue reading

Posted in News, etc., Uncategorized | Tagged 7-11, , , development, , , paldo, renovation, winly, y arts, ymca | 2 Comments

Foster’s Second Saturday Art Walk set to tackle a cold, wet December

First, it was spring. Then the artists and galleries and nearby businesses plugged through the summer with their eclectic mix of art, crafts, live music, and drinks and snacks. Now, Foster’s Second Saturday Art Walk is set to enter the … Continue reading

Posted in Entertainment, Foster Arts, Uncategorized | Tagged , Art Walk, benwill gallery, champagne room, darling press, flat blak, , , foster row, latchkey, yes a stripper | 2 Comments

Foster YMCA one step closer to mixed-use redevelopment

As we’ve stated before, change comes to Foster in waves. Whether it’s a spate of new businesses, art galleries, or events such as music festivals and art walks, Foster tends to do things in bunches. Now it appears as if … Continue reading

Posted in News, etc., Uncategorized | Tagged 5045 se foster, 5811 se boise, 6036 se foster, 72Foster, , construction, , development, , , mixed-use, Y Arts Center, ymca | 4 Comments

Restaurant and brewery in the works for Foster?

We don’t mean to excite you all prematurely. Nor do we want to celebrate the potential demise of a long-time business and fixture on Foster. But…. Restaurant and brewery, y’all. Maybe. We’re only making an educated guess based on a … Continue reading

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Another mixed-use development on Foster inches closer to reality

Foster may very well be growing up, figuratively and literally. It was just a few weeks ago that Holst Architecture presented plans for their four-story, mixed-use affordable housing project slated for development at SE 72nd and Foster. Barely more than … Continue reading

Posted in News, etc., Uncategorized | Tagged apartments, bremik construction, Busy Bee, construction, development, , mixed-use, Speedboat Coffee | 5 Comments

Snookball cometh. Foster to get soccer-themed play space.

The once-envisioned Office Taproom, which would have been located next to SMART Collective and I Heart Retro at 6913 SE Foster is no longer. In its place? Futpool Portland (or some variation of that name). In a (guessing here) first-of-its-kind … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , futpool, office taproom, Portland, , snookball | 10 Comments