House building strong in Bellevile
Posted 10 months ago
Fri, Aug 3rd, '12 - 3:40 pm
A lot more building approved in Belleville last month then in July of last year.
The City of Belleville reports building permits were issued for a total construction value of $6.3m (million) last month.
Fourteen permits were for new houses.
In July of last year, only $2m (million) worth of permits were issued.
However, the amount of building approved so far this year is much lower then it was last year.
For the first 7 months of 2011, permits were issued for over $68m (million), while so far this year, total construction value is $30m (million).