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Prominent Oregon business family Ken and Joan Austin have unveiled plans to build a 1,291-home community, Springbrook, on 450 acres on the north side of Newberg. Plans also include an 85-room resort hotel and spa on land already zoned for commercial use adjacent to the community, a working vineyard, commercial space and a train depot for possible future use with a proposed streetcar between Newberg and Lake Oswego. Springbrook Properties hopes to break ground next summer.

 

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