The proposal includes 6 parcels with a total of 7.56 acres. The applicant proposes to create a community of 37 new single family detached condominium homes, including a mineral surface trail through the project, private recreational areas, and a new public park.
Existing historic structures (Baima House, Honeymoon House, and two outbuildings in their original orientation) will be incorporated into the on-site public park near the intersection of SE 71st St and 136th Ave SE. The park will include landscaping, interpretive signage, parking, and restroom facilities. The proposal is compliant with the city’s critical area requirements, ensuring protection of the wetland and steam critical areas and their buffers. Wetland buffer restoration beyond code minimum is proposed. 

10/30/2023: The Notice of Public Hearing has been posted at City Hall and on the Property Site. The Public Hearing will be held Tuesday, November 14, 2023 at 2pm in the City Hall Council Chambers. Click here for more details on how to participate or watch the hearing.

The staff report and exhibits (supporting documents, including plans and reports) are located at this link

The mitigated determination of non-significance has been sent to and published by the SEPA register. There is a 14 day comment period which ends September 26, 2023. The documentation can be found here: SEPA record number 202304312, "Baima/Lee Property Development"

The Development Agreement application was approved by City Council at their regular meeting. Meeting materials can be viewed here.

10/24/2022-11/23/2022: The Lee PUD Notice of Application commenting period.

The Lee Property Planned Unit Development(PUD) application was submitted.

The Notice of Application was posted

Contact Information

Erin Fitzgibbons, AICP
Senior Planner
Telephone:  425.386.4117

12835 Newcastle Way, Suite 200 
Newcastle, WA 98056   

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