In July, 2020, the municipality issued 22 building permits with a value of $2,613,200. (John Arendt - Summerland Review)

Summerland’s June building permits worth $2.6 million

Activity in June, 2020 higher than in same month a year earlier

The municipality of Summerland issued more building permits in July than during the same month of 2019, according to the latest statistics from the development services department.

A total of 22 permits, with a value of $2,613,200 were issued in July.

READ ALSO: Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen building permit statistics show increase in construction

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During the same month in 2019, 12 permits, with a total value of $1,244,000 were issued.

However, the total number of building permits from January to July was higher in 2019 than in 2020.

From January to July, the municipality issued 104 permits, with a total value of $16,127,500. During the same period in 2019, 133 permits, with a value of $27,250,300 were issued.

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