– West Coast Marine Services was chosen by Yamaha Marine to be the full line sales and service dealer for Whatcom County and the surrounding area, according to a company press release. This will be in addition to West Coast’s other offerings, which include Honda and Evinrude outboards, as well as Wooldrdge Boats, EZ-Loader trailers, Volvo sterndrives and Mercruiser sterndrives.
The company has been in Whatcom County since 1986. West Coast Marine is currently serving customers at 1001 C St., building L in the Colony Wharf boatyard while its new facility (at 1200 C St.) is under construction. For details, call 676-8020.
— A tenant improvement permit has been approved by the City of Bellingham to create a space for a new restaurant at 702 Kentucky St. on the west side of Interstate 5.
– A permit has also been approved for a new dermatology center at 12 Bellwether Way, Suite 219.
– Maurices, a women’s clothing store, will be coming to Bellis Fair. It has had permits approved to start doing tenant improvement work.
– Building permits have been filed with the city for the new elementary school going in at 4420 Aldrich Road.