620 W. Kellogg Road, $70,000 for commercial solar panel installation: Auxiliary Services Building at Whatcom Community College. Contractor: Ecotech Energy Systems LLC. Permit No. BLD2012-00494. Issued Jan. 10.
1 Bellis Fair Parkway 714, $17,500 for commercial: remove seating and install free-standing food service station in existing restaurant: Old Country Buffet. Contractor: S.D. Deacon Corp. of Washington. Permit No.: BLD2012-00392. Issued Jan. 7.
2332 James St., $150,000 for commercial tenant improvement to create clothing store: Labels. Permit No.: BLD2012-00509. Accepted Jan. 11.
140 E. Bellis Fair Parkway, $65,000 for new 32-foot by 72-foot storage building to suport WECU financial offices. Permit No. BLD2012-00479. Accepted Jan. 11.
2336 James St., $25,000 for commercial tenant improvement to create nail shop. Accepted Jan. 11. Permit No.: BLD2012-00508. Accepted Jan. 11.
516 High St. (WWU Fraser Hall), $2.9 million for commercial alterations: replace plumbing/mechanical/electrical systems, add fire sprinklers, replace elevator and stairs, replace restrooms and renovate lecture halls. Applicant: Mahlum Architects. Permit No.: BLD2012-00377. Accepted Jan. 10.
2172 Division St., $1.4 million for commercial additions and alterations: reconstruct existing two-story building for offices, education and other ancillary uses accessory to new building wing housing animal kennels: Whatcom Humane Society. Permit No.: BLD2012-00368. Accepted Jan. 10.
3225 Woburn St., $1.3 million for commercial: remodel 22,656 square feet of existing offices and lunchroom; construct second-story, 8,500-square-foot addition for offices; add windows. Permit No. BLD2013-00006. Accepted Jan. 10.
141 Samish Way, $100,000 for commercial tenant improvement to create 7 Eleven; new mechanical, plumbing and interior systems. Applicant: Harrison French & Associates Ltd. Permit No.: BLD2013-00005. Accepted Jan. 10.
475 W. Stuart Road, $1.6 million for commercial tenant improvement: classroom and lab construction for Whatcom Community College Health Professions Building. Applicant: Zervas Group. Contractor: Dawson. Permit No.: BLD2012-00480. Accepted Jan. 9.
410 W. Bakerview Road 108, $30,000 for commercial tenant improvement: adding kitchen space, ADA bathroom and small dining room limited to four tables. Permit No.: BLD2012-00487. Accepted Jan. 8.
4131 Hannegan Road 101, $20,000 for commercial tenant improvement: create bakery with seating/dining area, gift shop and interactive bakery decorating area, and storage area in back of space. Permit No.: BLD2013-00003. Accepted Jan. 8.
103 E. Holly St., 202-205, $10,000 for commercial tenant improvement to create four additional office spaces on the second floor. Applicant and contractor: Sondale Homes Co. Permit No.: BLD2013-00002. Accepted Jan. 8.
Building permits are obtained from public records kept by the city of Bellingham. These listings include commercial building activity with an estimated valuation of $10,000 or more. Additional information can be found on the city’s website.