Fond du Lac city officials say 2013 was the highest year ever in terms of the value of new development.in Fond du Lac. A total of $68 million in new developments was initiated last year…up from $41 million in 2012. Building revenues for the Inspections Division were well above the norm, finishing at 138 percent of budget. City Planner JoEllyn Dahlin says site plans were reviewed in January for a 7600 square foot addition at MPTC, and for another new Kwik Trip, this one at the northwest quadrant of the Highway 41 / Hickory Street interchange. Special Use Permit requests have been filed for the proposed new Kwik Trip and also for a new Hampton Inn hotel which would be located on Pioneer Road just north of the intersection of Pioneer Road and Forest Avenue. Both applications will go to the City Council on February 26. Dahlin says there is also new construction near the Forest Mall. Land just east of the mall remains vacant.