958 single-family building permits were granted in November 2015. That number is up 14% when compared to November 2014.
Mountain bikers will be required to have a $5 daily permit or an $20 annual permit when cycling on state park trails.
The number of Hoosiers holding gun permits jumped by 20 percent last year.
Restrictions still in place will require residents to obtain a permit from the city to raise chickens, while many neighborhoods prohibit the birds outright.
The Department of Environmental Management held an informational session Wednesday to address concerns over recently filed permits.