Building permits: Where’s a new restaurant opening?

Hancock County’s Building Department issued four permits during the week of Jan. 15-19. The total valuation was $721,569 and fees totaled $3,000. Three permits were for residential projects: a house on East Pointe Drive and another on Second Street and roof repairs at a house on Second. The one commercial permit is for construction of…

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The wait is over, Part 2

The Jourdan River Steamer is back. The seafood and steak restaurant at 15152 Highway 603 is now open Tuesday through Sunday at 5 p.m. The return has been years in the making, and fans are streaming back to the Kiln for their menu favorites. For details, call 228-255-7333 or visit the Steamer’s Facebook page. Congratulations…

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The wait is over

  Avocado’s is finally open. The restaurant, about a year in the making, is now open daily from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. (10:30 on Friday and Saturday.) It’s in the old Scafidi’s Wheel Inn site at 820 U.S. 90 in Bay St. Louis.

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Bay Council agenda: cameras, P&Z applications, golf carts & animal control

Action item: Alice Moseley lease approval

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Today’s P&Z agenda: Courtyards @ Dunbar review & new signs of Avocado opening?

Tennis, anyone?
78×36 LLC wants a tennis retreat center.

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Pop Brothers finds new home on Main Street

Work starts Monday on the new store.

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Weekly building permit report

Your building permit report for Oct. 9-13: The Hancock County Building Department issued nine permits totaling $400,171 in value and $2,380 in fees. Four permits were for commercial projects. Owner James Alison is converting an existing strip mall building into four single extended stay motel rooms. at 16331 Mississippi 603. Value is $50,000 with fees…

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Ribbon cutting Saturday at Tractor Supply

Stop by after the Farmers Market.

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Update: Avocado’s Mexican restaurant

You may have noticed that the signs are up on the building where, hopefully, one day, Avocado’s restaurant will open. I talked with the folks there this week and they still don’t have an opening date. Waiting for inspections is what I was told. We first reported the new Mexican restaurant last December. We wrote, “The…

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Building permit report: Hancock only

Here’s your partial building permit report for the week of Aug. 28-Sept. 1. Bay St. Louis says it will catch up with their reporting next week. The Hancock Building Department issued three permits for the week totaling $366,603 in value and $6,338 in fees. Two permits were commercial and one was for a house. Empire…

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