Building permits down for month in new fiscal year
The City of Rockdale’s building permit numbers are down the first month for the new fislcal year, according to numbers released by city hall.
Permit values total $1,169,505.11 for the fiscal year that began in October 2011 and ended on Sept. 30. That is down compared to $1,218,841.19 last year. Values at the end of the 2010 fiscal year were at $1,046,927.
Permit numbers were down for the month, with $35,200 issued in October, compared to $37,000 in September. That number, of course, is also the current total for the new fiscal year.
Permits are issued at City Hall and reflect only construction in the city limits.
Permits issued for the month of October were: Fred Debault, 2006 Alcoa, fence; Donnie Buchanan for Ronnie Burrough, 1906 Redbud, remodel; Barbara Kelley, 320 E. Fifth, remodel; Julio Guzman, 620 Francine, slab and building; Charlie Lopez, 1307 Alcoa, reroof.