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Undercover Burien Police Officers bust drug dealers near City Hall/Library

Undercover Burien Police Officers bust drug dealers near City Hall/Library

On Thursday night (April 10), undercover Burien Police officers busted three adult drug dealers near the City Hall/Library/Town Square area, confiscating two scales, a glass smoking pipe, methamphetamine... [Read more]

BREAKING: Burien Town Square retail space put on market for $2.29 million

BREAKING: Burien Town Square retail space put on market for $2.29 million

by Scott Schaefer BREAKING: The retail spaces of the Burien Town Square property, located on SW 152nd between 6th Ave SW and 5th Ave Place, are now on the market – priced at $2.29 million – according... [Read more]

Burien Council hears, sees plans for two new Town Square developments

Burien Council hears, sees plans for two new Town Square developments

Almost five years after the first privately developed Burien Town Square project – the seven-story condominium-retail complex at SW 152nd St. and 6th Ave. SW – was completed, plans for Phase Two are finally moving forward…

Remaining Burien Town Square Parcels acquired by Legacy Partners

Remaining Burien Town Square Parcels acquired by Legacy Partners

The three remaining parcels of the Burien Town Square area have been acquired by Legacy Partners Residential, in a deal that closed Sept. 26. The land, totaling more than 141,000 square feet, is located... [Read more]

New storefront Art installed at the Residences at Burien Town Square

New storefront Art installed at the Residences at Burien Town Square

New Art has been installed in the empty storefront at the Residences at Burien Town Square, with a special celebration planned for the next B-Town BEAT on Thursday, Sept. 5 from 6 – 9 p.m. Here’s... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘Minimum 400 plus Apartment units coming to our Town Square…’

LETTER: ‘Minimum 400 plus Apartment units coming to our Town Square…’

[EDITOR'S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] City Planning Commission Meeting thoughts; Hello,... [Read more]

The Residences at Burien Town Square hits new milestone – 65% sold out

The Residences at Burien Town Square hits new milestone – 65% sold out

Seattle-based Intracorp Marketing and Sales this week announced that The Residences at Burien Town Square (a BTB Advertiser) hit a significant milestone – 65% sold out. They also obtained Fannie Mae... [Read more]

Work from two Artists on display at the Residences at Burien Town Square

Work from two Artists on display at the Residences at Burien Town Square

Work from two Artists is now on display through July 31 at the retail space at SW 151st and 5th Place SW in the Residences at Burien Town Square. Art from Brien Seldt and Amaranta Ibarra-Sandys will liven... [Read more]

White Center Artist’s work now on display at Burien Town Square

White Center Artist’s work now on display at Burien Town Square

White Center Artist Marianne Maksirisombat’s original art is now on display at the northeast corner retail space at Burien Town Square (SW 151st and 5th Place SW) through the last week of June. Marianne... [Read more]

VIDEO: Family of Ducklings crosses the street at Burien Town Square

VIDEO: Family of Ducklings crosses the street at Burien Town Square

Courtesy Jim Branson comes this charming video showing a family of Ducklings crossing the street at Burien Town Square on Wednesday, May 15, 2013:  Read More →

Bike Day Commuter Support Station will be at Burien Town Square Friday, May 17

Bike Day Commuter Support Station will be at Burien Town Square Friday, May 17

Friday, May 17 is “National Bike to Work Day,” but our friends at WABI Burien have declared it “Burien Bike Day.” “We want to encourage local folks to choose pedal-power not just for their... [Read more]

Arts opps available in ‘unconventional spaces’ at Burien Town Square

Arts opps available in ‘unconventional spaces’ at Burien Town Square

Art from Don Liljar has been on display in a window at Burien Town Square since January. There are a couple of arts opportunities in some “unconventional spaces” in the Burien Town Square building,... [Read more]

PHOTOS: ‘FIN’ the giant Salmon swims into Burien Town Square Park

PHOTOS: ‘FIN’ the giant Salmon swims into Burien Town Square Park

While not quite as popular (or stinky) as a beached fin whale, ‘FIN’ the giant Salmon ‘swam’ into Burien Town Square Park Wednesday, April 17, and Photographer Justin Bennett was... [Read more]

Seattle’s Intracorp Taking Over Sales at The Residences at Burien Town Square

Seattle’s Intracorp Taking Over Sales at The Residences at Burien Town Square

Seattle-based Intracorp will be partnering with ST Residential to market The Residences at Burien Town Square (BTB Advertiser), it was announced Tuesday (April 9). Located in downtown Burien, The Residences... [Read more]

Burien City Council Votes to Change Town Square Developers to Legacy Partners

Burien City Council Votes to Change Town Square Developers to Legacy Partners

The Burien City Council voted unanimously Monday night (Feb. 25) to direct Harbor Urban, owner of the still-undeveloped parcels at Burien Town Square, to sell those properties to another real estate developer... [Read more]

Sponsored Post 22 Units Sold Since Sept. at Burien Town Square; New Financing Program Starts

22 Units Sold Since Sept. at Burien Town Square; New Financing Program Starts

Twenty-two units have sold since September at BTB Advertiser Burien Town Square
, and new Financing as well as a Marketing Program starts this week! NEW SALES MOMENTUM The hot real estate market has... [Read more]

Unique Works from Artist Don Liljar Now on Display at Burien Town Square

Unique Works from Artist Don Liljar Now on Display at Burien Town Square

Don Liljar was an artist who lived in Burien for at least 40 years, creating his art most recently in a modest home on SW 158th at 14th Ave SW. “Some may remember seeing a large wheeled contraption... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘Proposed Apartments Will Attract Low End Renters…’

LETTER: ‘Proposed Apartments Will Attract Low End Renters…’

To: Harbor Urban LLC Re: Burien Town Square, Phase II Conceptual Design Package Currently the Burien Comprehensive Plan calls for the phase II Town Square development to be mixed use units with permanence... [Read more]

‘Fabulous’ Ceramic Mariachi Sculpture Coming to Burien Town Square Nov. 8

‘Fabulous’ Ceramic Mariachi Sculpture Coming to Burien Town Square Nov. 8

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Fall Celebration of Art & Craft Coming to Burien Town Square Thursday, Nov. 8

Fall Celebration of Art & Craft Coming to Burien Town Square Thursday, Nov. 8

A Fall celebration of Art and Craft featuring Crimson Park Design and Shelli Park, along with Scott Grigg, is coming to Burien Town Square from 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 8. There will be two installations: Venue... [Read more]

VIDEO: Advertiser Burien Town Square Releases ‘Re-Discover Burien’ Video

VIDEO: Advertiser Burien Town Square Releases ‘Re-Discover Burien’ Video

BTB Advertiser the Residences at Burien Town Square this week released a new video they produced over the last month or so, featuring locals, business owners and residents of its condos talking about –... [Read more]

VIDEO: ‘Dreaming of a Better Burien’ Musical Protest at City Council Meeting

VIDEO: ‘Dreaming of a Better Burien’ Musical Protest at City Council Meeting

Here’s our footage of the ‘Dreaming of a Better Burien’ group’s musical protest against new apartments being built at Burien Town Square at Monday night’s city council meeting:  Read More →

PHOTO: Workers Prep for Saturday’s ‘SeaCompression’ at Burien Town Square

PHOTO: Workers Prep for Saturday’s ‘SeaCompression’ at Burien Town Square

Workers are setting up for Saturday’s SeaCompression. Click image to see larger version. Photo by Scott Schaefer. If you’ve driven past the empty parcel on the northwest corner of Burien Town... [Read more]

‘Dreaming of a Better Burien’? Join a Protest Dance at Oct. 15 Council Meeting

‘Dreaming of a Better Burien’? Join a Protest Dance at Oct. 15 Council Meeting

A new community action group called ‘Dreaming of a Better Burien’ is putting out the call for support for “anyone who supports the idea that Burien cannot settle for apartments-only development in the remaining Town Square parcels”…

Council Approves Town Square ‘Standstill Agreement'; Could Mean New Apartments

Council Approves Town Square ‘Standstill Agreement'; Could Mean New Apartments

Burien City Council members approved on a 7-0 vote Monday a “standstill agreement” (download PDF file here) that gives Harbor Urban until Nov. 15 to submit an acceptable plan for a second Town Square housing development…

‘Monumental Agreement’ Points to Resolution of Town Square Standoff

‘Monumental Agreement’ Points to Resolution of Town Square Standoff

A “standstill agreement” – described by Burien City Manager Mike Martin as “monumental” – affecting the undeveloped properties at Town Square – comes before city council members tonight…

Georgette Valle, Former State Legislator, Enjoying New Home at Burien Town Square

Georgette Valle, Former State Legislator, Enjoying New Home at Burien Town Square

Georgette shows off one of her homegrown zucchinis that she grew in a rooftop garden at her residence at Burien Town Square. Georgette Valle, longtime State Legislator from Burien, is enjoying her new... [Read more]

ST Residential Promotes Burien & Sells ‘The Residences at Burien Town Square’

ST Residential Promotes Burien & Sells ‘The Residences at Burien Town Square’

John Tippins of ST Residential. by Ralph Nichols As ST Residential moves forward with new condominium sales at its seven-story Town Square condo-retail complex, the investment group is increasing its involvement... [Read more]