The following recent building permit activity includes permits for commercial projects in Bellingham valued at $10,000 or more.
1409 18th St., $45,000 for commercial alteration, Larrabee School: rebuild concrete exterior stairs at south end of building. Contractor: Dawson Construction Inc.
117 N. Samish Way, $95,000 for tenant improvement: interior remodel to convert previous restaurant into a nail salon: Happy Nails
3960 Hammer Drive, $19,000 for commercial alteration and occupancy change: new occupancy of business mixing and distributing lawn-care chemicals: Trugreen Limited. Applicant and contractor: The Franklin Corporation.
215 W. Holly St. 21, $13,500 for tenant improvement: convert office space into pizza restaurant.
207 Unity St., $20,000 for tenant improvement: remodel space for additional cafe area, replace overhead and entry door.
1 Bellis Fair Parkway 330, $185,000 for tenant improvement for new retail store in existing retail space including partitions, doors, ceiling: Chico’s. Applicant: Permit Resources.
3001 Cinema Place, $368,024 for a new one-story commercial building.
1321 Cornwall Ave., $11,000 for tenant improvement: retail store and warehouse/distribution/product mixing for electronic cigarette distributor: EXC Inc. Applicant and contractor: Braam Construction Inc.
4040 Northwest Ave., $140,000 for commercial construction: two concrete stormwater vaults for proposed hotel: Marriott Hotel. Contractor: Jansen Construction Co. of Washington.