Wilsonville building activity increases

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Friday, February 22, 2013

Wilsonville reported a second consecutive year of increased building activity.

The city reported a second consecutive year of high building activity in both the public and private sectors based on the value of construction activity in 2012, with a total value reaching nearly $125.4 million. That’s the third-highest permit valuation on record, behind $139.5 million set in 2011 and $127 million in 2001.

“The city of Wilsonville represented 10 percent of all building activity in the state of Oregon last year,” said City Manager Bryan Cosgrove, “which, for a small city, is pretty amazing.”

Read more at The Portland Tribune.

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