Inspired by Amazon’s new biosphere dome, Developer Westbank is planning to build a giant 60-foot-tall geodesic dome atop of its 46-story residential and office tower which will be located only blocks away. James K.M. Cheng Architects is the design architect and MG2 is the architect of record.
Design Review Early Design Guidance application is proposing a 500-foot tower including 38 floors of 453 total residential units located above 6-floors of office space. The first two floors will be dedicated for retail and the building lobby. There will be parking for 372 vehicles, located below grade. The multi-level dome is to be the residential amenity space complete with an indoor/outdoor swimming pool and lots of green space. The address is 2000 3rd Ave on 3rd and Virginia. The current site of a parking lot.
The Review Meeting will take place at Seattle City Hall (600 5th Ave Room L280) on June 20 at 7:00 pm.
James K.M. Cheng Architects and MG2 renderings