Real Estate & Construction

Kids from the Boys and Girls Clubs of Benton and Franklin Counties stand at the site of the future $4.3 million clubhouse off South Jean Place in Kennewick. (Courtesy Boys and Girls Clubs of Benton and Franklin Counties)

Capital campaign underway for new Boys and Girls clubhouse

The enthusiasm Craig Eerkes feels for his community is unmistakable when he talks about the plan to build a new clubhouse in Kennewick for the Boys and Girls Clubs of Benton and Franklin Counties. “This whole thing is to be proactive with kids,” Eerkes said, his voice filled with pride, and even awe, as he […]

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The new Tri-CU building, which will cost almost $3 million, was designed by Terence L. Thornhill Architect Inc. of Pasco. DGR Grant Construction of Richland is the general contractor. (Courtesy Tri-CU)

Credit union announces name change, plans for new building

Tri-CU unveils new logo name, plans for new headquarters Tri-Cities Community Federal Credit Union announced its new name this month and soon the company will get a new home. The credit union is now called Tri-CU (pronounced Tri-Q) as announced during a recent ground-breaking ceremony for a 8,300-square-foot building at 3213 W. 19th Ave. in […]

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More than 300 acres off Kennedy Road behind the Richland Target now zoned as agricultural will be re-zoned to a mix of residential and commercial use when the city of Richland finalizes updates to its comprehensive plan.

Kennedy Road orchards face re-zoning for development

State leases 334 acres behind Richland Target; lease expires in 2021 Agricultural land owned by the state of Washington since the beginning of statehood may eventually be for sale following the completion of the current lease terms. The land on Kennedy Road, north of Vintner Square and behind the Richland Target, includes two leases with […]

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Walla Walla construction company merges with Chervernell

A Walla Walla construction company has merged with Kennewick-based Chervenell Construction. The owners of Opp & Seibold General Construction and Chervenell announced the deal last month.  The merger will give Chervenell a long-term and consistent presence in the Walla Walla Valley, according to a news release. Financial details about the merger weren’t disclosed. Opp & […]

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Double Canyon Winery 8060 Keene Road, West Richland

Double Canyon Winery open, ready for fall crush

Double Canyon Winery’s new West Richland facility opened just in time for fall harvest and crush. The Cabernet Sauvignon-focused winery has the capacity to produce 50,000 cases — with room to grow — in the facility near Red Mountain at 8060 Keene Road. The 39,000-square-foot building includes a 7,600-square-foot canopy and crush pad and an 800-square-foot […]

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575 Columbia Apartments, 575 Columbia Point Drive, Richland

575 Columbia Apartments adds more rental options to Richland

The 575 Columbia apartments, completed Aug. 10 by Rush Hill Construction of Seattle, provide easy access to a nearby golf course and  Richland’s Riverfront Trail, in addition to a long list of amenities. The 94 units feature white quartz counter-tops, plank flooring, soaking-tubs, full-size front load washer and dryers, nine-foot ceilings, oversized windows, a pool and 24-hour fitness center. The complex is made up of three buildings. Located across the street from Anthony’s restaurant and Columbia Point Marina Park, the apartments offer one- and two-bedroom homes. As the Tri-Cities continues to expand, 575 Columbia aims to provide newcomers and current residents […]

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Advance Auto Parts, 1325 W. Court St., Pasco

Advance Auto Parts opening soon in Pasco

A national car parts store has expanded into the Tri-City market to offer after-market auto parts. Advance Auto Parts is scheduled to open Nov. 20 at 1325 W. Court St. in Pasco, and another is planned in Richland in the coming year. The national chain, headquartered in Roanoke, Virginia, operates throughout the state, including stores […]

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Blue Bridge Plaza, 402 N. Ely St., Kennewick

Blue Bridge Plaza ready for tenants in Kennewick

The Blue Bridge Plaza at 402 N. Ely St. in Kenewick is a new strip mall recently constructed near the Econo Lodge in Kennewick. Located near the busy intersection off Highway 395 and North Ely Street, the 4,100-square-foot multi-tenant building was designed by Wave Architects of Kennewick. The architects used an inexpensive Hardie board siding […]

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Total Energy Management, 2531 Stevens Drive, Richland

Total Energy Management adds new building

Total Energy Management & HVAC Services Inc.’s new building allows the Richland company to expand operations and better serve the Tri-Cities and surrounding areas.   The mixed warehouse, office and fabrication facility features 16,500 square feet of space. The new building at 2531 Stevens Drive is home to the company’s warehousing and purchasing departments, process […]

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