Building permits

The following recent building permit activity includes permits for commercial projects valued at $10,000 or more, and residential homes valued at $250,000 or more.

 

Accepted

171-93 Telegraph Rd., $285,000 for commercial alteration: complete facade reconstruction for multi-tenant commercial building: Meridian Plaza. Owner: AZNL-Meridian LLC. Applicant: Grinstad & Wagner Architects Inc. Tenant: Meridian Plaza.

1319 11th St., $60,000 for tenant improvement: new coffee shop. Owner: Waldron Development LLC. Applicant and contractor: Faber Brothers Construction.

1317 W. Bakerview Rd. Suite 102, $86,000 for tenant improvement: complete shell space for restaurant: Magic Dragon Chinese Eatery. Owner: Bakerview Ventures LLC. Applicant: Man-Ree Construction.

1530 James St., $1,388,000 for single story addition to an existing nursing home for resident housing. Owner: Bellingham II Association LP. Applicant and contractor: V.K. Powell Construction.

918 Whitewater Dr., $332,078 for new single family residence with attached garage. Owner: Eaton-O’Keefe Trust. Applicant and contractor: David Horst Design/Build LLC.

444 S. State St., $209,147 for phase II of condominium repairs for siding, windows, dry rot. Owner: Susanne M. Loerke. Applicant: Spinnaker Reach Condo Association.

WL Western Washington University, $191,000 to remodel existing presentation room. Owner: Western Washington University. Applicant: RMC Architects.

804 10th St., $200,000 for interior remodel of spa area. Owner: Keenko LLC. Applicant: Pearson Construction. Tenant: Chrysalis Inn.

1400 Orleans St., $100,000 for new 450-square-foot CMU structure to house 60 KW diesel generator. Owner: City of Bellingham. Applicant: Fu Chang.

814 Dupont St., $60,000 for commercial renovation to retail building for new office use: 2020 Engineering. Owner: Wellspring Northwest LLC. Applicant: Meshak Drew. Tenant: 2020 Engineering.

1011 Yew St., $313,067 for new single family residence with attached garage. Owner and contractor: Green Homes LLC.

215 Hawthorn Rd., $280,000 for addition to existing single family residence: new attached garage with master bedroom suite above (oversize SFR). Owner: Rosemary Jones Trust. Applicant: RMC Architects.

1721 St. Paul St., $259,445 for new single family residence with attached garage, no basement. Owner, applicant and contractor: Bastion Development Inc.

1355 Civic Field Way, $100,000 for new 450-square-foot cmu structure to house 60 KW diesel generator. Owner: City of Bellingham. Applicant: Fu Chang.

2979 Squalicum Pkwy. Suite 302, $200,000 for interior improvements to reception area: NW Gastroenterology and Endoscopy. Owner: Northwest Medical Center LLC. Applicant: FSI Architects.

400 36th St., $375,000 for tenant improvement: expansion of existing retail store into adjacent spaces. Owner: Sehome/Vander Pol LLC, Sehome/Teel LLC, Sehome/Cain LLC. Applicant: Mulvany G2 Architecture. Tenant: REI.

1711-15 Ellis St., $900,000 for new six-unit live-work building. Owner: John H. Blethen. Applicant: Grinstad & Wagner Architects.

2717 Alderwood Ave., $18,000,000 for new middle school. Owner: Bellingham School District 501. Applicant: Zervas Group Architects.

1256 N. State St., $75,000 for interior remodel of kindergarten. Owner: Whatcom Family YMCA. Applicant: James Locheed.

2607 Erie St., $330,185 for new single family residence (unfinished basement) with attached garage. Owner: David and Amy Donnelly. Applicant: Bill Erickson.

VU Western Washington University, $226,000 for commercial renovation to existing food service area. Owner: Western Washington University. Applicant: RMC Architects.

1224 N. State St., $95,000 for tenant improvement: retail for used clothing, etc: Wise Buys. Owner: Bellingham Housing Authority. Applicant: Teresa Josephson (Lydia Place).

1221 N. State St., $3,000,000 for construction of a new 8,956-square-foot retail bank branch and commercial banking offices and accessory drive-up canopy. Owner: BNB Drive-Up Partnership LLP. Applicant: Vocon Design. Tenant: Key Bank.

1301 W. Bakerview Rd., $110,000 for tenant improvement: change use from bank to restaurant with seating. Owner: G Four Bellingham LLC. Applicant: OMS Construction.

3909 Spur Ridge Ln., $124,800 to install pallet racking system for archive storage in new addition. Owner: Howard Furst and Deborah D. Lucas. Applicant and contractor: Applied Handling NW Inc. Tenant: Info Care.

235 W. Kellogg Rd., $85,000 for interior alterations: from game room into offices. Owner: Washington State Board for Community College Education. Applicant: Zervas Group. Tenant: Syre Student Center.

311 Grand Ave. Suite 104, $38,157 for commercial replacement of counter/cashiers station. Owner: Whatcom County – Miscellaneous Executive Office. Applicant: RMC Architects.

1115 Iowa St., $15,000 for tenant improvement: remodel existing kitchen: Super Mario’s 2. Owner: SYB Holdings Company. Applicant: Frances Cerecedes.

2930 Squalicum Pkwy. Suite 201, $360,000 for tenant improvement: NW Gastroenterology. Owner: Radco LLC. Applicant: Marcus Johnson.

1919 Northshore Dr., $408,780 for new single family residence with attached garage. Owner and applicant: Kelly and Tom Hanlon.

2221 Pacific St., $15,000 for addition of four-foot microwave antenna to an existing 180-foot tower. Owner: City of Bellingham Finance. Applicant: Realcom Associates.

600 25th St., $15,000 for addition of four-foot microwave antenna to an existing 180-foot tower. Owner: Cook Inlet Voicestream PV/SS. Applicant: Realcom Associates.

 

Issued

1515 Iowa St., $305,000 for commercial alteration/addition: enlarge building, convert to autobody/paint shop with accessory office. Owner: Hank A. Lewis. Contractor: The Franklin Corporation.

400 Meadowbrook Ct., $1,078,000 to remove existing EIFS wall covering, repair decay as needed, replace with stucco exterior finish: Birchwood Presbyterian. Owner: Birchwood Community Presbyterian Church. Contractor: Exxel Pacific.

3115 Howe Place Suite 101, $250,000 for tenant improvement: complete shell space for new dental office: Moreno Dental Clinic. Owner: Moreno Real Estate LLC. Contractor: Faber Brothers Construction Corporation.

1215 F St., $1,200,000 for new commercial building. Owner: Lighthouse Mission Ministries. Contractor: Colacurcio Brothers Inc.

171-93 Telegraph Rd., $285,000 for commercial alteration: complete facade reconstruction for multi-tenant commercial building: Meridian Plaza. Owner: AZNL-Meridian LLC. Applicant: Grinstad & Wagner Architects Inc. Tenant: Meridian Plaza.

505 32nd St. Suite 107, $100,000 for tenant improvement: remodel to convert previous laundromat tenant space into buffet-type restaurant: QQ Li Restaurant. Owner: SYB Holdings Company Inc.

1319 11th St., $60,000 for tenant improvement: complete shell space for new limited menu coffee shop: Rustic Coffee Bar. Owner: Waldron Development LLC. Contractor: Faber Brothers Construction Corporation.

1317 W. Bakerview Rd Suite 102, $86,000 for tenant improvement: complete shell space for restaurant: Magic Dragon Chinese Eatery. Owner: Bakerview Ventures LLC. Contractor: Man-Ree Construction.

444 S. State St., $209,147 for phase two of condominium repairs for siding, windows, dry rot. Owner: Susanne M. Loerke. Contractor: M.C. Smith Construction.

2326 Walnut St., $256,473 for new remodel existing residence: addition to first floor and addition to second floor. Owner: Finn and Stacie Magelssen. Contractor: Hall Construction.

114 W. Stuart Rd., $130,000 for tenant improvement: retail furniture store: United Furniture. Owner: John Volken Foundation. Contractor: Keystone Construction GW Inc.

106-22 W. Stuart Rd., $3,000,000 for new single story, concrete tilt up commercial retail shell building. Owner: John Volken Foundation. Contractor: Keystone Construction GW Inc.

4164 Meridian St. Suite 208, $60,000 for tenant improvement: expand office tenant space. Owner: Caitac Enterprise Corporation. Contractor: Carl’s Home Repair & Construction.

738 Fieldston Rd., $850,374 for exterior wall and deck repairs. Owner: Terry L. Bergstedt. Contractor: McBride Construction Resources Inc.

920 Highland Dr., $299,481 for new single family residence with attached garage and finished basement. Owner: Walter G. Sgalitzer.

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