Just on the outskirts of Bonney Lake, . Formally , the extensive mixed-use development will bring 6,500 new residences into the local fold, encompassing over 5,000 acres.
It's the largest development project in Pierce County's history.
A year ago today, . Since then, and have renamed it Tehaleh, Chinook jargon for “high ground, superior land or land of the gods."
Developers plan to have model homes available for viewing by July.
I'm sitting down with the project managers from Newland next week to get an update on the project and learn more about their plans. What do you want to know about the project?
I want to gather some community questions to bring to the table. Are you concerned about the impacts on local traffic? How many jobs are they bringing to town? Did they hire local contractors?
I know this is just the tip of the iceberg. Leave your questions for Newland Real Estate in the comments section below and I'll be sure to ask them and update you on the project next week.
Thanks for reading!