County issues fewer permits in November
During November, Lee County Community Development issued permits for 14 single-family homes valued at $6.7 million to be built in unincorporated Lee County.
In comparison, there were 30 single-family homes permitted in October and 54 in November 2007.
There were six multi-family units permitted in unincorporated Lee County during November, compared to 52 the previous month and 10 in November 2007.
Permits were issued for 10 new commercial buildings valued at $1.2 million in unincorporated Lee County, compared to $3.8 million the previous month. In November 2007, newly permitted commercial buildings were valued at $9.5 million.
Lee County Community Development oversees planning, zoning, development, and building services, environmental review, building inspection and code enforcement for the unincorporated areas of the county.
To learn more about the department and its services, visit www.lee-county.com/dcd.