We are thrilled to announce that Renaissance Commons has been awarded the 2021 Earth Advantage Green Builder of the Year Award Affordable Housing Team! WALSH is deeply committed to sustainable building practices and the delivery of high performance, green buildings. It is an honor to have been a part of this successful team effort.
WALSH team member Evan Erickson has joined the Washington Estimating team! After joining WALSH as a Project Engineer in 2018, Evan gained valuable experience on projects such as Grays Harbor RAD Conversion in Aberdeen, WA, and Chief Seattle Club ɁálɁal.
We are thrilled to celebrate with Bridge Meadows and Carleton Hart Architecture PC the grand opening of Bridge Meadows|Redmond and in welcoming children, parents, and elders to their new homes in Central Oregon! We are honored to partner with Bridge Meadows in their dedication to building intentional intergenerational living for the benefit of families and seniors. Our two organizations have celebrated the success of building three intergenerational communities together over the past 10 years – North Portland, Beaverton and now Redmond. What started as a concept that had major headwinds in the beginning, is now being celebrated nationally for bringing innovative solutions to healthy living for families and seniors. Thank you, Bridge Meadows!
We want to congratulate eliseo on the start of their new expansion of senior living! We are so thrilled to be working with them together with Ankrom Moisan and GSI Research & Consulting! This expansion will become a part of their thriving campus and offers unique common spaces such as the Chihuly Family Arts Center, Edwards Family Plaza, Ameklev Garden, and the Emerson Wellness and Clark Aquatics Center.
Our team had a great time hosting a tour of the PAE Living Building for Sustainable Building Week ! The tour learned about advancements in composting toilets, micro grids and repurposing trees from on-site into beautiful reception desks! Thanks to SBW for their efforts and congratulations to the entire team of PAE, ZGF Architects, Edlen & Company and our team at WALSH on the home stretch of this beautiful and innovative building.
Please join us in congratulating Tanner Romo on his promotion to Superintendent!
Tanner joined our team as a Summer Intern in 2015 and 2016, working on the Vantage Apartments, 8th Ave. Apartments, Plaza Roberto Maestas and the Spring District projects. After graduating in 2017 from Central Washington University with a degree in Construction Management, Tanner rejoined our team as a Project Engineer at the Lake City Family Housing Project. He was promoted to Assistant Superintendent in 2019 where he worked on additional notable projects including 2020 Jackson and Little Saigon. Tanner is currently working on the Cedar Crossing project — 253 affordable homes for a joint partnership with Bellwether Housing and Mercy Housing Northwest!
Please join us in wishing Tanner continued success!
The Housing Oregon Annual Conference starts today — the affordable housing industry’s opportunity to recognize leadership, share best practices, and highlight current issues! They are holding the annual conference virtually again this year and rejoining partners in collaboration as part of Resilient Communities: The National Forum.
Please join us in welcoming Haki Woods Jr to the Walsh Construction Co. Team! Haki graduated from the University of Oregon with a degree in Business and Applied Economics while also playing cornerback for the Ducks! Originally from the great city of Chicago, Haki is excited to pursue a career in construction and is currently onsite with our Mercy Housing Northwest team in Vancouver building affordable housing for the community. Please join us in welcoming Haki to WALSH!
After many years of community visioning by the Ethiopian Community of Seattle (ECS) and long-time Walsh client HumanGood, we are excited to break ground on the Ethiopian Village project in southeast Seattle! This project will provide 90 affordable senior apartments and a renovated community gathering space to ECS and HumanGood, who are co-owners of the project. Expected completion in December 2022.