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Building Permits Issued
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
LEE COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT FEBRUARY 2014 PERMIT REPORT
Fort Myers, FL (March 3, 2014) — During February, contractors pulled 82 permits to build single-family houses collectively valued at more than $16.2 million in unincorporated Lee County. That compares to 77 permits issued in January and 70 issued in February 2013, according to the Lee County Department of Community Development.
Also during February, 24 multi-family units were permitted, compared to 20 in January and 28 in February 2013.
General commercial activity was valued at more than $5 million for 10 permits, including a nearly $4 million Audi car dealership off Daniels Parkway in the Jetport Commerce Park. In comparison, commercial permits were valued at nearly $3 million in January and $979,850 in February 2013.
Lee County Community Development issued 3,453 permits of all kinds during February.
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.
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Distribution of this release is prepared by:
Joan D. LaGuardia, Communications Manager
Lee County Department of Community Development
(239) 533-8705 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact: Mary Gibbs, Lee County Community Development Department