Beaverton could hire new employees to meet demand

Beaverton could hire new employees to meet demand

Beaverton's building division is requesting authorization to hire new employees due to a major uptick in new construction.

After the 2008 recession, the building division cut two full-time plan review positions and three full-time building inspection positions, according to a staff report.

Now, applications for building permits are surpassing city expectations.

Read more at OregonLive.com.