Building permits in North Battleford are off to a good start in 2020 after a tough 2019. For the month of January, six permits were issued for $638,100, compared to seven for $123,500 for the same month a year earlier.
The January numbers were presented at city council Monday night.
Driving the increase in permit values January was one commercial alteration for $543,000. Director of Planning and Development Jennifer Niesink confirmed that permit was issued to SIGA for roof repair at the casino.
There were also two industrial alterations for $52,500, one institutional alteration for $22,000, one residential alteration for $20,000 and one sign permit for $600.