Builders in unincorporated Lee County pulled 20 permits for single-family houses in March, collectively valued at more than $5.6 million. That compares to 25 permits issued for the previous month and 42 issued in March 2008.
Also in March, permits were issued for 16 multi-family units, compared to eight the previous month and 24 in March 2008.
Commercial permitting was valued at more than $1.1 million for four
permits in March, compared to $10.3 million the previous month and more than $6.4 million in March 2008.
Lee County Community Development oversees planning, zoning, development, and building services, environmental review, building inspection and code enforcement for the unincorporated areas of Lee County.
To learn more about the department and its services, visit www.lee-county.com/dcd