November 5, 2012 in The Daily Republic
SIOUX FALLS (AP) Officials in South Dakota’s largest city say a dramatic rise in building projects large and small is making it difficult for developers to keep up.
May 5, 2012 in The Dickinson Press
Williston set a three-month record for building permit values from January to March with more than $33.55 million, but Dickinson beat them out with almost $36.11 million in March alone, according to code enforcement reports. Continue Reading
October 18, 2011 in The Dickinson Press
Dickinson’s recent growth may already be challenging the city’s resources, but officials said Tuesday that building permit numbers have increased significantly and the city could see more growth before the end of the year.
January 20, 2011 in The Daily Republic
More building permits were issued in Mitchell in 2010 than any year since 2006, and those projects had a greater value than any year since 2005.
“We’re busy,” Mitchell Building Official/Inspector John Hegg said. “Always busy this year.”
The city collected $70,006.93 in permit fees, the highest amount in the last six years. These numbers indicate a revitalized local economy as the area, state and country struggle to emerge from the great recession. Continue Reading
December 9, 2010 in The Dickinson Press
Amid ever-increasing activity in the area’s energy sector and consequently, a housing shortage, Dickinson permit valuations are nearly 50 percent higher from September 2009 to September this year, ranking Dickinson second in the state for year-to-date increases.