Construction spending in the Kansas City area dipped in August, but it is up 38 percent through the first eight months of this year, Dodge Data & Analytics reported Wednesday.
In August, total residential and nonresidential spending fell 5 percent to $307.15 million from a year earlier. But year to date, total building construction was valued at $2.83 billion, the report said.
The report covered a 15-county area in Missouri and Kansas.
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