County extends building incentives | SummitDaily.com
YOUR AD HERE »

County extends building incentives

DAILY NEWS STAFF REPORT

SUMMIT COUNTY – Local builders can continue to pull free county permits for smaller projects through July 31.

The county commissioners this week decided to extend an incentive program aimed at stimulating the construction industry by waiving permit fees for projects valued up to $35,000.

Additionally, the county cut fees by $500 for all other permits. The extension runs through July 31.

During a work session discussion, the commissioners said the benefits to the construction community and property owners around the county were well worth the additional time.

Since the the building-permit fee is by far the largest, it should have the most impact on accelerating work that may have been contemplated but delayed due to the lagging economy, the commissioners concluded.


Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

As a Summit Daily News reader, you make our work possible.

Now more than ever, your financial support is critical to help us keep our communities informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having on our residents and businesses. Every contribution, no matter the size, will make a difference.

Your donation will be used exclusively to support quality, local journalism.

For tax deductible donations, click here.
 

Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User