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Northwest Kidney Centers to invest $43 million for logistics center, clinic & offices in SeaTac

Northwest Kidney Centers to invest $43 million for logistics center, clinic & offices in SeaTac

Northwest Kidney Centers announced that it has purchased land in SeaTac to relocate its West Seattle Kidney Center. The nonprofit will build a $43 million campus at 12833 20th Ave South in SeaTac (map... [Read more]

New CHI Franciscan office building will ‘soft open’ on Monday, April 25

New CHI Franciscan office building will ‘soft open’ on Monday, April 25

CHI Franciscan (an Advertiser) will be doing a soft opening of their brand new Medical Pavilion – Highline, a 48,000 square foot, $27 million facility on Monday, April 25. The newly-constructed building... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Workers install large walls at new CHI Medical Center building

PHOTOS: Workers install large walls at new CHI Medical Center building

Click image to see animated gif. Story & Photos by Scott Schaefer Have you ever noticed when driving by a construction site how one day there’s not much going on, then suddenly the next day... [Read more]

B-TOWN BIZ: Franciscan to build 52,000 s.f. office building at Thrift Store site

B-TOWN BIZ: Franciscan to build 52,000 s.f. office building at Thrift Store site

Franciscan Health Systems is planning on building a new 52,000 square foot Medical Office Building at the location that formerly housed a Salvation Army Thrift Store at 16033 First Ave South. The lot... [Read more]

Highline School District may sell ‘surplus’ property to Burien; hearing is June 26

Highline School District may sell ‘surplus’ property to Burien; hearing is June 26

The Highline School District announced Thursday (May 30) that it is considering selling a ‘surplus’ property to the City of Burien, and will be holding a public hearing starting at 6 p.m. on... [Read more]

READER PHOTO: ‘Beginning of the end’ for the old Keg Restaurant building

READER PHOTO: ‘Beginning of the end’ for the old Keg Restaurant building

BTB Reader Mark Bruce sent us this photo Thursday (May 9), of which he said: “Looks like the beginning of the end for the old Keg restaurant. There’s a massive tractor sitting in front of... [Read more]

B-TOWN BIZ: Industrial Building in Burien Sells for Around $6.5 Million

B-TOWN BIZ: Industrial Building in Burien Sells for Around $6.5 Million

A company called Terreno Realty Corporation this week purchased an industrial property located in south Burien for a purchase price of approximately $6.5 million. The building is located at 18331 8th Avenue... [Read more]

Navos Opens New Mental Health and Wellness Center in Burien

Navos Opens New Mental Health and Wellness Center in Burien

by Margaret Ryan Thursday, Oct. 25, marked the grand opening of Navos’ new Mental Health and Wellness Center at 1210 SW 136th Street in Burien. A standing-room-only crowd toured the new facility... [Read more]

PHOTOS: A Building Was Towed Past Burien Thursday

PHOTOS: A Building Was Towed Past Burien Thursday

BTB Contributor Jim Branson sent us the following photos, taken around 2 p.m. Thursday (May 24) from Eagle Landing Park – showing a building being towed south. Jim adds: “No idea what the building... [Read more]

PHOTOS: A Sneak Peek Inside Burien CARES Animal Control’s New Facility

PHOTOS: A Sneak Peek Inside Burien CARES Animal Control’s New Facility

Story & Photos by Scott Schaefer Burien’s CARES Animal Control Organization announced this week that it plans to move into a larger facility in 2012, in a building located at 909 SW 151st Street,... [Read more]

Will Change In Ownership Of Town Square Clear Way For Renewed Sales?

Will Change In Ownership Of Town Square Clear Way For Renewed Sales?

by Ralph Nichols The privately owned condominium/retail complex in Burien’s Town Square could finally begin filling up next year. Developer Urban Partners transferred title of its six-story building... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Welcome Our Latest Advertiser: Engel Construction, LLC!

Welcome Our Latest Advertiser: Engel Construction, LLC!

We’d like to welcome our latest Advertiser to The B-town Blog: Engel Construction, LLC! Engel Construction provides residential construction services to the Seattle area. Engel is headed by Burien-area... [Read more]

Demolition Work Begins For New Burien/Normandy Park Fire Station

Demolition Work Begins For New Burien/Normandy Park Fire Station

by Ralph Nichols A demolition permit has been issued to the Burien/Normandy Park Fire Department (Fire District No. 2) to clear the property at 900 SW 146th St. for construction of a new headquarters fire... [Read more]

Burien’s New Community Center Hosting Open House This Saturday

Burien’s New Community Center Hosting Open House This Saturday

Burien’s new Community Center, which is located in the “old” library building at 14700 6th Ave SW, is hosting an Open House this Saturday, May 15th from 1pm – 3pm. Remodeled... [Read more]

Highline Heritage Museum Nominated For Sustainable Design, & You Can Vote!

Highline Heritage Museum Nominated For Sustainable Design, & You Can Vote!

Burien’s Highline Heritage Museum building, which is planned to be built at 819 SW 152nd Street, has been nominated for an AIA “What Makes It Green” award for sustainable design. According... [Read more]