Construction activity in Summerland was busy in September, according to the latest Summerland building permit statistics. (File photo)

Construction activity in Summerland was busy in September, according to the latest Summerland building permit statistics. (File photo)

Summerland’s September building permits worth close to $8M

Statistics show increase over same month a year earlier

Summerland’s construction activity in September was busier than in past years, according to the municipality’s building permit statistics.

A total of 31 building permits were issued in September, with a total construction value of $7,976,000.

READ ALSO: Summerland’s August building permits worth $3.5M

READ ALSO: Regional District of Okanagan Similkameen issues 69 building permits in September

This is significantly higher than the 2019 figures, with 10 permits with a value of $859,000 were issued.

From January to September, a total of 149 building permits, with a total value of $27,610,600 have been issued.

During the same period in 2019, the municipality issued a total of 166 building permits, with a value of $31,327,000.

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