Includes commercial building activity with an estimated valuation listed at $10,000 or more. Records are obtained from the City of Bellingham’s Permit Center. Status updates on permits are available on on the city’s website.
2901 Squalicum Parkway (ET first floor), $150,000 for commercial alterations: remodel vacant hospital space for staff offices and support spaces. Contractor: JE Dunn Construction Co. Permit No.: BLD2014-00029. 2/14/14.
1208 11th St., $80,000 for tenant improvement: convert existing retail space into seating to expand existing cafe (occupancy change from M to A-2); install new restrooms. Tenant: Colophon Cafe. Contractor: Signature Maintenance. Permit No.: BLD2013-00575. 2/14/14.
1830 Grant St., $70,000 for tenant improvement: interior remodel of existing auto shop for new tenant. Applicant: Ross Architecture NW. Contractor: Scoboria Construction Inc. Permit No.: BLD2014-00035. 2/10/14.
2416 Meridian St., $50,000 for commercial alteration: create two tenant spaces within existing building, enlarge restrooms to meet ADA, and construct ramp to rear exit. Permit No.: BLD2014-00006. 2/13/14.
4051 Meridian St., $9,311,746 for commercial: new five-story, 99-unit hotel: Oxford Suites. Permit No.: BLD2013-00581. 2/11/14.
1001 Squalicum Way (Shelter 1), $215,000 for commercial: new 30-foot by 60-foot pre-manufactured metal picnic shelter with fixed picnic tables. Permit No.: BLD2013-00482. 2/12/14.
3233 Northwest Ave., $120,000 for commercial: interior remodel of office space for call center and new partitions in the open office area. Permit No.: BLD2014-00051. 2/13/14.
1423 Railroad Ave., $75,000 for commercial alteration: construct new demising wall and restrooms to create two shell tenant spaces (1423 and 1435 Railroad Ave.). Permit No.: BLD2013-00604. 2/11/14.
1001 Squalicum Way, $50,000 for commercial tenant improvement: convert 2,160 square feet of existing metal building to office, storage and restrooms; building to eventually be park maintenance and support facility for parks department. Permit No.: BLD2014-00015. 2/12/14.
1001 Squalicum Way (backstop), $45,000 for commercial: construct new backstop and fencing for new baseball field. Permit No.: BLD2013-00481. 2/12/14.
1001 Squalicum Way (Shelter 2), $40,000 for commercial: construct new 12-foot by 16-foot pre-manufactured metal picnic shelter in off-leash area: Squalicum Park. Permit No.: BLD2013-00483. 2/12/14.
1001 Squalicum Parkway, $20,000 for commercial: new dugouts for expansion of Squalicum Creek Park. Permit No.: BLD2013-00480. 2/12/14.