New construction

The City of Magnolia issued seven building permits in January.

One major construction project pushed the value of building permits issued by the City of Magnolia in January to $1,168,505.

Lincoln Builders of Ruston, La., received a permit for $1,048,000 to construct a car wash for Rocketfast Car Wash at 818 E. Main. The permit was issue January 29.

Other permits issued in January:

Chad Harding, 2504 Fox Run, swimming pool, $45,000, January 16.

James B. Smith, 602 S. Madison, mobile home, $57,000, January 22.

WDR Investments, 103 S. Jackson, remodel, $10,000, January 24.

C&CCM Properties, 617 Jeanette, remodel, $4,000, January 28.

Chance’s Sprinklers, 423 Goode Circle, sprinkler system, $2,500, January 29.

Camellia Lucas, 511 E. Main, remodel for commercial, $2,000.

The city issued construction permits worth $8,315,358 in 2018, including $927,000 in January. January 2018 was the second-best month for construction permit values issued in 2018, and included $400,000 for the new Dollar General store – which is located across East Main from the prospective car wash.

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