ANNUAL STATISTICAL REPORT FOR 2001                                                                          
                                                                                                                                    
          DESCRIPTION                      PERMITS         VALUE           UNITS                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
              SECTION 1 - RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION - NEW BUILDINGS                                                                  
                                                                                                                                    
   SINGLE FAMILY DWELLINGS                 4,376       $539,599,941        4,376                                                    
   TWO FAMILY DWELLINGS                        2           $200,000            4                                                    
   THREE OR FOUR FAMILY DWELLINGS              0                 $0            0                                                    
   FIVE OR MORE FAMILY DWELLINGS              68        $59,089,403        1,414                                                    
   CONDOMINIUMS                               36        $64,348,447          790                                                    
   MOBILE HOMES                              126           $653,117          126                                                    
   HOTELS, MOTELS, DORMITORIES                 5           $775,000           26                                                    
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               FAMILY UNITS SUBTOTAL:      4,608       $663,890,908        6,710                                                    
                    SECTION 1 TOTALS:      4,613       $664,665,908        6,736                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
         SECTION 2 - RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION - OTHER THAN NEW BUILDINGS                                                            
                                                                                                                                    
   ADDITIONS                               2,995        $36,906,084        3,151                                                    
   ALTERATIONS, REPAIRS, OR CONVERS'N      3,175        $42,404,722        8,312                                                    
   RE-ROOFING                              2,925        $13,485,993        3,899                                                    
   WRECKING                                  546         $2,413,395         -695                                                    
   MOVING - WITHIN THE CITY                    9           $177,100            9                                                    
   MOVING - OUTSIDE OF CITY                    0                 $0            0                                                    
   SWIMMING POOLS                          1,125        $18,845,701        3,246                                                    
   MOBILE HOMES - REPLACEMENT                850         $2,668,204          851                                                    
   GARAGES & CARPORTS                         85         $1,600,142           92                                                    
   TRAILER PARKS & CAMPS                       0                 $0            0                                                    
   OTHER, MISCELLANEOUS                      222       $120,739,550        6,025                                                    
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                    SECTION 2 TOTALS:     11,932       $239,240,891       24,890                                                    
          TOTALS FOR ALL RESIDENTIAL:     16,545       $903,906,799       31,626                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
      SECTION 3 - NON-RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION - NEW BUILDINGS & STRUCTURES                                                         
                                                                                                                                    
   AMUSEMENT, RECREATIONAL                    10         $2,847,545           10                                                    
   CHURCHES, OTHER RELIGIOUS                  15        $26,638,000           15                                                    
   INDUSTRIAL                                 51        $34,222,679           51                                                    
   PARKING GARAGES                             2        $10,771,000            2                                                    
   SERVICE STATIONS, REPAIR GARAGES            7         $1,768,000            7                                                    
   HOSPITALS, INSTITUTIONAL                    2         $2,402,000            2                                                    
   OFFICES, BANKS, PROFESSIONAL               63        $79,047,566           63                                                    
   PUBLIC BUILDINGS                            3           $175,000            3                                                    
   UTILITIES - PRIVATE                         1            $98,000            1                                                    
   UTILITIES - PUBLIC                          1           $800,000            1                                                    
   SCHOOLS, LIBRARIES, ETC. - PRIVATE          6        $12,055,990            6                                                    
   SCHOOLS, LIBRARIES, ETC. - PUBLIC           0                 $0            0                                                    
   STORES, MERCANTILE                         29        $17,976,895           40                                                    
   TANKS, TOWERS                               0                 $0            0                                                    
   OTHER NEW STRUCTURES                       24         $6,810,220           24                                                    
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                    SECTION 3 TOTALS:        214       $195,612,895          225                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
      SECTION 4 - NON-RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION - OTHER THAN NEW STRUCTURES                                                          
                                                                                                                                    
   ADDITIONS                                 206       $137,205,916          217                                                    
   ALTERATIONS & REPAIRS                   1,031       $126,346,823        1,067                                                    
   RE-ROOFING                                348        $11,568,526          366                                                    
   WRECKING                                  146         $5,069,519         -149                                                    
   MOVING - WITHIN THE CITY                    2           $122,500            2                                                    
   MOVING - OUTSIDE OF CITY                    0                 $0            0                                                    
   CONVERSION - RESID. TO COMMERCIAL           5            $19,100           -6                                                    
   SIGNS - NEW, TEMPORARY, OTHER           2,396         $4,366,482        2,396                                                    
   SWIMMING POOLS                              6         $1,033,700            6                                                    
   OTHER, MISCELLANEOUS                      906       $185,635,912        1,643                                                    
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                    SECTION 4 TOTALS:      5,046       $471,368,478        5,542                                                    
      TOTALS FOR ALL NON-RESIDENTIAL:      5,260       $666,981,373        5,767                                                    
       SECTIONS 1-4 (OVERALL) TOTALS:     21,805     $1,570,888,172       37,393                                                    
  
                                                                                                                                    
The following table includes construction and other permits issued by the                                                           
Building and Zoning Division. The addition of BUILDING, MOBILE HOME and SIGN                                                        
permits issued is equal to the number of permits in the above SECTIONS 1-4                                                          
(OVERALL) TOTALS.                                                                                                                   
  
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
         PERMIT TYPE  # ISSUED  # EXEMPT  FEES COLLECTED  # INSPECTIONS                                                             
                                                                                                                                    
         BUILDING      18,433       354     $3,054,969        93,680                                                                
         ELECTRICAL    23,402       576       $842,967        49,131                                                                
         MECHANICAL    16,934       175     $1,132,126        31,710                                                                
         PLUMBING      15,798        99       $911,535        40,341                                                                
         MOBILE HOME      976         6        $27,670           501                                                                
         SIGN           2,396        34        $63,615         5,135                                                                
         TOTALS        77,939     1,244     $6,032,882       220,498