Greenway Trail in the mix of Centennial Mills redevelopment

Buffered Bike Lane with a bike symbol and arrow pointing forward

Centennial Mills as it sits today
on the west bank of Willamette.
(Photo: PDC)

Next Tuesday (1/19), the Portland Development Commission will hold a public open house for their Centennial Mills redevelopment project. This project is important to anyone who cares about Portland’s bike network because running smack dab through the parcel to be redeveloped is the Willamette Greenway Trail.

The PDC bought the 4.75 acre property, which sits along the west side of the Willamette River just north of the Broadway Bridge, back in 2000. In 2006, the Portland City Council adopted the Centennial Mills Framework Plan and in March 2008 the PDC chose Orange County, California-based LAB Holdings to develop the site.

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