Franklin County issued nine building permits for single-family homes in February, according to the monthly report.
The nine homes had a total estimated value of $1.3 million.
In January, there were eight building permits for single-family homes and five in February of last year.
Five permits also were issued in February for “other nonresidential buildings” for a total value of $200,536. “Other nonresidential buildings” can include structures such as barns and sheds.
Other Franklin County building permits issued in February were residential additions/modifications, six, $320,560; and residential garage and carport additions, four, $55,800.
Permits also were issued for the following, but no value was assigned: manufactured homes, five; electrical, 19; and sewer, three.