Since our last update in August, developers continue to actively seek and obtain land use approvals and development permits to build in River Terrace. To date, over 1000 housing units have obtained land use approval and several hundred more are in the preliminary application stages.


The Planning Commission has approved a total of six subdivisions. Check the Land Use Applications webpage for more detail.

  • River Terrace East (211 units) – approved August 24
  • River Terrace Northwest (215 units) – approved July 20
  • Polygon at Bull Mountain (82 units) – approved June 2
  • Polygon at South River Terrace (137 units) – approved May 18
  • Polygon at Roshak Ridge (244 units) – approved May 7
  • Polygon at West River Terrace (137 units) – approved May 7


  • Four demolition permits have been approved.
  • Grading permits have been issued for Polygon at Bull Mountain, Polygon at West River Terrace, and River Terrace Northwest.
  • A public facility improvement permit has been issued for Polygon at Bull Mountain.  Offsite utility work has started and is bringing sewer from SW Woodhue Street into the project site through a Washington County right-of-way permit.


  • A conditional use application to construct a sewer pump station in the northwest corner of River Terrace has been deemed complete and added to the Land Use Applications webpage. A hearing before the Hearing’s Officer has not yet been scheduled, but is expected to occur in November.
  • A public facility improvement permit is under review for River Terrace Northwest.


  • Eight model home building permits are expected in the next few days.
  • Two subdivision applications are expected in the near future. One is located just south of 161st Ave, and the other is located along Roy Rogers Rd in the southern part of River Terrace.