Building permits go slow in May
Building permit for Rockdale totals trickled in for May, totaling $161,991 for the month.
May's numbers bring the year-to-date total to $1,327,415. Last year, new schools were permitted during May, bringing the year-to-date total in 2008 to over $26 million.
Permits are issued at City Hall and reflect only construction in the city limits. Permits were issued as follows:
James Smith, 724 Scarbrough, fence; Barbara Tovar, 605 Calhoun, reroof; Michael Bleeker, 214 Summit, close in garage; Tim Ferguson, 767 Green, remodel, reroof; Brad Lipscomb, 1311 W. Cameron, remodel; Roof Doctor for Cody Avrett, 403 San Jacinto, reroof.
Noe Ruelas, 312 Hamilton, storage build ing; Wind ha m Roofing for Melanie Todd, 101 E. Davilla, reroof; Windham for Chris Mercer, 2205 Murray, reroof; Windham Roofing for Kerry Fletcher, 2004 Sager, reroof; Rockdale Signs for USA Car wash, 524B E. Cameron Ave., new sign.
Windham Roofing for Melanie Todd, 2105 Vogel, reroof; Butch Malone for Nadine Dornhoefer, 612 Francine, reroof; Austin Mobile Home for Noe Ruelas, 312 Hamilton, new mobile home; Jose Castillo, 701 Douthit, addition; Cody Pools Inc. for Todd Davis, 1900 Yokley, pool; Wakefield Signs for Comfort Inn, 702 W. US 79, sign; T&T Carports for Albert Minor, 2005 Highland, carport.