Terra Vista moratorium extended
Cheney cites need to complete work, adopt ordinances as reasons for pushing development ban another seven weeks
Last updated 6/6/2019 at 1:51pm
Cheney’s City Council agreed at its May 28 meeting to extend a moratorium on development south of the Burlington Northern Santa Fe and Union Pacific railroad tracks by another seven weeks.
Originally enacted at the council’s Dec. 11, 2018 meeting to deal with traffic associated with high-density development in the area known as Terra Vista and its impacts on emergency services when linked with increasing rail traffic, the moratorium set to expire June 10 is extended to July 31.
The moratorium prohibits the issuing of any new “Development Approvals” on land located east of Alki Stree...