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Permits for multi-family housing in Dickinson, like Dickinson's Dakota West apartments pictured Tuesday above, have increased significantly in September and the last year, officials said Tuesday.

Dickinson's multi-million dollar growth, major increase in permits


Dickinson's recent growth may already be challenging the city's resources, but officials said Tuesday that building permit numbers have increased significantly and the city could see more growth before the end of the year.

"It really puts a lot of pressure on city staff to keep up with growth," Dickinson Mayor Dennis Johnson said. "While we welcome the growth it is a challenge to manage it."

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