City permits total $11.2 million in 2015, most big projects outside city limits

Permits were issued by the city for total of five new homes.A wave of commercial building permits, including plans for a new feed mill, boosted Albion’s building permit total to $11,222,650 for 2015.
The biggest project by far is an $8 million feed mill planned by Pillen Milling, LLC, along Highway 14 northwest of town, where preliminary work is already underway.
More than 91 percent of the construction value, more than $10.2 million, is outside the city limits but within the city’s zoning jurisdiction. That includes five new homes.
Details in the Jan. 6 Albion News Print and E-Editions.