Type: Zoning, Class: IIB
Request for approval of a 20 year Master Plan for the Northwest University Campus. Elements of the Master Plan include buildings, additions and campus improvements, totaling 364,910 gross square feet of net new construction. The improvements proposed are a new 6-Court Indoor Tennis Center, including new parking garages below; a new Gymnasium Pavilion replacing the existing Pavilion, including new parking garage below; a new Welcome Center replacing the existing Pecota Center building, including new parking garage below; a new 300 bed Residence Hall; Athletic Field Improvements including new AstroTurf and lighting with New Field House and bleachers at the athletic fields; additions to the Chapel; a new Fitness Center, including new parking garage below; and the Ness Academic Center to replace 3 existing buildings.
The master plan will also propose use of the athletic fields by outside organizations; a reduced setback and planting buffer requirements along shared property lines with the Puget Sound Adventist Academy; alteration of campus access onto NE 53rd by realigning 111th Way NE to the East to accommodate the proposed Tennis Center; modifications to height limits above Average Building Elevation (ABE); revision to proposed traffic patterns and traffic plan; increase of onsite parking stalls and clarification of the FTE cap.
Additional details and plans for the project and plans can be found here: http://www.kirklandwa.gov/depart/planning/Development_Info/projects/Northwest_University_Master_Plan_Zoning_Permit.htm
PROJECT: Northwest University Master Plan 2016