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WALLINGFORD-The following building permits have been issued:
Rock Building, 9 Columbia St., addition, $42,000.
Gills Plante, 6 Chester Ave., renovate, $8,000.
O’Byrne Construction, 187 S. Elm St., repair, $25,000.
New Field Construction, 205 N. Elm St., demolition, $90,000.
Better Built Basement, 31 S. The Road, Unit A-3, stairs, $2,000.
J. Boober Construction, 11 Calhoon Road, addition, $70,000.
Kathleen Allard, 49 North St., roof, $4,000.
Taylor Rental, 101 Harvest Park Building 3, tent, $1,000.
Palmer Properties, 34B Pilgrims Harbor, repair, $4,990.
Melwood Construction, 86 N. Main St., renovate, $135,000.
Emerald Green, 84 Tankwood Road, shed, $4,600.
William Lacy, 64 High Hill Road, pellet stove, $3,800.
William Lacy, 64 High Hill Road, wall in basement, $200.
S. Wade, 40 Franklin St., garage, $4,790.
RTW Remodeling, 189 Ward St., handicap ramp, $4,000.
Distasio Builders, 206 Williams Road, dormer, $6,750.
Ahearn Builders, 17 Walnut Lane, renovate, $25,000.
Einhern, 53 Lucy Circle, finish basement, $2,000.
Juliano’s Pools, 7 Weatherside Drive, pool, $18,000.
Christopher Pietras, 80 Apple Tree Lane, wood burning stove, $1,500.
Baybrook Remodelers, 78 Saw Mill Drive, repair deck stairs, $2,700.
Sear’s, 58 Tamarac Road, renovate, $7,381.
1,200 Wallingford students absent for makeup school day after April …
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Meriden police investigating armed robbery outside Panera Bread …
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Southington looking to open town doors to craft breweries …
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Food Truck Fest draws thousands to Meriden’s Hubbard Park …
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