Sioux Falls reports record breaking construction numbers
Sioux Falls City officials today announced a record-breaking year of construction values, and with more than two months left in 2013, development numbers in Sioux Falls will continue to climb.
The construction valuation for building permits issued by Building Services in 2013 recently reached nearly $524.3 million. The previous record was $523.1 million, set back in 2007, and values through the end of October last year were $382.6 million.
"The people and the business community of Sioux Falls are incredibly confident in our great city," Mayor Mike Huether said. "Record construction, job creation, rebuilding infrastructure and so much more show how public and private investments are creating an economic powerhouse right now."
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