Zoning & Allowed Uses
A broad range of residential and commercial uses are allowed in Overlake's business and mixed-use zones, as described below.

Overlake Village (OV) Zones

  • Location: generally south of NE 31st Street (see map below)
  • Allowed uses: broad array of multi-family and mixed-use residential and commercial uses, focusing on businesses that serve the general public
  • See the Zoning Code for more information

OV Zones

Overlake Business and Advanced Technology (OBAT) Zone

  • Location: generally north of NE 31st Street (see map below)
  • Allowed uses: multi-family residential; limited convenience retail; communications- and technology-oriented businesses; manufacturing and wholesale trade; arts, entertainment, recreation, and civic uses
  • See the Zoning Code for more information


For more information about allowed uses, contact Deborah Farris (425-556-2465).

Upcoming Events

156th Ave NE street overlay: repairs to 156th have begun.  Find out more.

East Link light rail extension: read the latest on Sound Transit's page.

Esterra Park (Capstone/Group Health): view final park design proposal.

South Detention Vault: construction has begun!  Find out more about this important project.

South Vault Postcard (March 2014)

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