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

1155 E. Sunset Dr. Suite 105, $25,000 for tenant improvement: new restaurant. Owner: PK II Sunset Square LLC. Applicant: Wrap & Roll. Contractor: Gideon Construction and Developing LLC.

PL Western Washington University, $70,000 for commercial parking lot alterations: regrading, striping and three raised crosswalks off East College Way by steam plant. Owner: Western Washington University. Applicant: David Evans & Assoc.

1509 E. Victor St., $15,000 to install one modular classroom unit on site, three total: St. Paul’s Episcopal School. Owner: St. Paul’s Episcopal School. Applicant: Gary Gideon, Architect. Contractor: Modern Building System Inc.

1511 N. State St., $7,000,000 for 51 unit apartment building. Owner: City of Bellingham Housing. Applicant: RMC Architects.

106-22 W. Stuart Rd., $36,000 for storm detention vault for new retail development. Owner: John Volken Foundation. Applicant: Douglas Landsem.

909 Squalicum Way, $2,291,000 for phase 2 of 2 phase light industrial complex. Shell only for Building “B.” Owner: Squalicum Lofts LLC. Applicant: RMC Architects. Contractor: Com-Steel LLC.

1807 Samish Crest Way, $448,491 for new single family residence with detached three-car garage and exterior terraces. Owner: Michael Keenan and Lisa Mudd-Keenan. Applicant: Ross Ishikawa. Contractor: Jim Fowler.

106-22 W. Stuart Rd., $36,000 for storm detention vault for new retail development. Owner: John Volken Foundation. Applicant: Douglas Landsem.

1470 Birchwood Ave., $100,000 for commercial replacement of exterior third floor railing. Owner: Brampton Court Properties LLC. Applicant: Hollander Investments.

209 W. Holly St., $20,000 for tenant improvement: frame in office and install kitchen fixtures. Owner: Loretta Lindquist. Applicant and contractor: Rose Construction.

3903 Spur Ridge Lane, $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. Tenant: InfoCare.

237 W. Kellogg Rd., $760,000 to re-roof building, replace corridor skylight and windows, modify HVAC system. Owner: Washington State Board for Community College Education.

1240 E. Maple St. Suite 104, $15,000 for tenant improvement: create retail mini mart in former hair salon space: Maple Street Mini Mart. Owner and applicant: Jung H. and Yong S. Choi.

423 Kentucky St., $93,818 for commercial addition: add roof and walls enclosing truck loading zone. Owner: Loren J. Demuth and Theresa G. Green. Applicant: Tom Grinstad.

3101 Newmarket St. Suite 105, $10,000 for tenant improvement: add bathroom and interior walls to vacant space to be used for real estate offices. Owner: 3101 Newmarket LLC. Applicant: Barkley Company.

414 W. Bakerview Rd. Suite 111, $60,000 for tenant improvement to add office and ADA bathroom. Owner: Madrona Bay LLC. Applicant and contractor: By the Bay Construction. Tenant: Choices Home Health Care.

1301 W. Bakerview Rd. Suite 101, $110,000 for tenant improvement: remodel existing office space into buffet-style restaurant: Hot Iron Mongolian Grill. Owner: G Four Bellingham LLC. Applicant: OMS Construction.

458 W. Horton Rd., $243,000 for 2980-square-foot addition of office space to northwest corner of existing 20,000-square-foot building, connected by breezeway. Owner: Bankov Horton LLC. Applicant: Zervas Group. Tenant: RH2 Engineering.

4010 Meridian St., $144,000 for tenant improvement: remodel of former auto repair facility into retail grocery store: West Coast Grocery. Owner: Carl and Helen Wibbelman. Applicant: Jed Clark. Contractor: Group Construction General Contractors.

1004 Kenoyer Dr., $279,083 for new single family residence with attached garage. Owner and applicant: Dmitriy V-Irina V. Chernomorets.

3310 Whipple Court, $304,500 for new single family residence with attached garage. Owner: Christopher R. Bergner and Kathleen A. Bergner. Applicant: Costello Design & Construction.

4194 Cordata Pkwy., $59,277to install two info sign kiosks; one station sign; three clocks; one WTA lettered sign; and eight non-lit gate signs: Cordata WTA. Owner: Whatcom Transportation Authority. Applicant: Custom Design Inc.

2020 Cornwall Ave., $10,000 for one electronic free-standing scoreboard (scoreboard will have advertising): Bellingham High School. Owner: Bellingham School District 501.

2450 James St., $12,300 for two facia wall mounted illuminated signs. Owner: Sunnyland Properties.

1221 N. State St., $25,000 to install three channel letter displays , 2 projecting wall signs, two illuminated monument signs, one ATM surround, three illuminated wall signs on canopy, eight non-illuminated signs. Owner: BNB Drive Up Partnership LLP. Applicant and contractor: Sign Post. Tenant: Key Bank.

3750 Meridian St., $15,000 to replace existing sign cabinets on existing poles and replace the sign face on an existing directional sign. Owner: Charles and Se Eun Cha JT. Applicant: Sign Post.

1100 Iowa St., $85,000 for thirteen signs: nine internally illuminated, four non-illuminated; eleven wall-mounted, two freestanding: Wilson Motors. Contractor: Signs Plus.

3628 Meridian St. Suite 2D, $250,000 for commercial building addition under existing roofed area: expand and separate tenant space as dental office: Mereidian Dental Group for Wynne/Lovdahl. Owner: Meridian Dental Group LLP. Applicant: RMC Architects.

102 W. Stuart Rd., $200,000 for new single-story shell building for future drive-through coffee shop. Owner: John Volken Foundation. Applicant: Douglas Landsem.

1200 Old Fairhaven Pkwy. Suite 301, $17,000 for tenant improvement: build out three offices in existing shell for logo design business: Pivot Lab. Owner: Uy Family LP. Applicant: April McAllister. Tenant: Pivot Lab.

112 E. Holly St., $25,000 to modify teller gates and glass panels. Owner: First States Investors 5000A LLC. Applicant and contractor: Westmark Construction Inc. Tenant: Bank of America.

300 Harris Ave., $30,000 for tenant improvement: provide a ticketed sales room and modify restrooms to be ADA compliant. Owner: Port of Bellingham. Applicant: Grinstad & Wagner Architects. Contractor: The Franklin Corporation.

4481 Meridian St., $150,000 for new retail nursery outlet with sales area, office, and accessible restroom. Owner: Gary Pike and Xiao Rong Zhang. Applicant: Dennis Shoff.

155 E. Kellogg Rd., $750,000 for remodel of 48-unit assisted living home: first floor alterations to offices, change one unit into companion unit, add dumpster, second floor new community room, additional offices. Owner: Highgate Housing Bellingham LLC. Applicant: CLT Design/Build. Tenant: Highgate House.

192 E. Bakerview Rd. Suite 202, $35,000 for tenant improvement: office space for Sterling Health Plans. Owner: One Bellingham LLC. Applicant: Haven Design. Contractor: Premier Construction Management.

4110 Strider Loop Suite 109, $30,000 for tenant improvement: construct second floor and create offices: Van Beek Drywall. Owner: Baker Business Center LLC. Applicant: Van Beek Drywall.

2121 Pacific St., $532,754 for new commercial storage building. Owner: Brooks Manufacturing Company. Applicant: Tony Freeland. Tenant: Brooks Manufacturing. Applicant: RMC Architects.

1344 King St. Suite 103, $37,500 for tenant improvement: remodel existing spa to offices. Owner: KT Sleep Escape LLC. Applicant: Grinstad & Wagner Architects.

2955 Newmarket St. Suite 107, $16,975 for two wall-mounted internally illuminated signs: Industrial Credit Union. Owner: BVR LLC. Applicant and contractor: Grand View Sign & Awning.

414 W. Bakerview Rd. Suite 101, $15,000 to install two sets of illuminated channel letters and logo. Owner: Madrona Bay LLC. Applicant and contractor: Signs Plus. Tenant: Dollar Wise Animal Clinic.

 

Issued

4252-60 Cordata Pkwy., $45,000 for construction of an underground stormwater treatment vault for new development: Whatcom Plaza. Owner: Whatcom Plaza LLC. Contractor: The Franklin Corporation.

1200 Harris Ave., $25,000 for commercial alteration: remove existing roof coverings and install new class B roofing system. Owner: Uy Family LP. Contractor: Fiddler Roofing.

400 36th St., $400,000 for tenant improvement: expansion of existing retail store into adjacent spaces, remove breezeway and attached buildings maintaining firewall separation: REI. Owner: Sehome/Vander Pol LLC/Teel LLC/Cain LLC.

436 W. Bakerview Rd. Suite 102, $65,000 for tenant improvement: complete shell space for medical office: Scodeller Chiropractic. Owner: Madrona Bay LLC. Contractor: By the Bay Construction.

1411 N. State St., $100,000 for commercial repairs: emergency roof truss repair. Owner: 20th Century Bowling Inc. Contractor: Pearson Construction Corporation.

3903 Spur Ridge Lane, $290,920 for commercial addition to existing building: 4,000 square feet of storage space. Owner: Howard Furst and Deborah D. Lucas. Contractor: Com-Steel LLC.

1509 E. Victor St., $25,000 to install one modular classroom unit and construct ramps and parking facilities: St. Paul’s Episcopal School. Owner: St. Paul’s Episcopal School. Contractor: Modern Building System Inc.

CF Western Washington University, $85,000 to upgrade HVAC in server room and install new rooftop cooling unit. Owner: Western Washington University. Contractor: Tiger Construction LTD.

3101 Newmarket St. Suite 201, $500,000 for tenant improvement: restaurant. Owner: 3101 Newmarket LLC.

1108 11th St. Suite 305, $15,000 for tenant improvement: new kitchenette, server room and reception counter: Packo Private Wealth Management. Owner: John M. and Valerie S. Hauter. Applicant: Michael Cain.

4010 Meridian St., $144,000 for tenant improvement: remodel of former auto repair facility into retail grocery store: West Coast Grocer. Owner: Carl and Helen Wibbelman. Contractor: Group Construction General Contractors.

903 Liberty St., $297,723 for new single family residence with finished basement and attached garage. Owner: Harriet A. Spanel. Contractor: Babbitt Construction and Design Inc.

3015 Pinewood Ave., $371,830 for new single family residence with attached garage and accessory dwelling unit with attached garage. Owner: Victor S. and Carina M Kozaczuk. Contractor: Kulshan Builders.

2314 E. Bakerview Rd. Suite 101, $19,400 for two internally illuminated signs: one freestanding, one wall-mounted: Industrial Supply. Owner: Kermit LLC. Contractor: Grand View Sign & Awning.

3750 Meridian St., $15,000 for renovation of three internally illuminated signs: two freestanding pole-type signs with new cabinets on existing pole and foundation (no significant change in moment) and one freestanding directional sign with new faces only. Owner: Charles and Se Eun Cha JT. Contractor: The Sign Post.

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