OCTOBER 2017 – BUILDING PERMITS UPDATE
Thunder Bay’s total ICI permit values nearly doubled in the January-July period compared to last year, led by increases in both the institutional and commercial sectors. Institutional permit values rose significantly led by Lakehead University’s $15 million Centre for Advanced Studies in Engineering project. Thunder Bay’s commercial permit values increased by 42% compared to last year’s January-July period. Industrial permits declined by 62%, totally just over $1 million.
FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT:
Ontario Construction Secretariat (OCS)
180 Attwell Drive, Suite 360, Toronto, ON M9W 6A9
P 416.620.5210 ext. 241