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LAND FLIPPERS SEND OUT BROCHURE ON THE PENINSULA AT JACKSON BEFORE BOC EVEN APPROVES FINAL PLAT

April 19, 2019 Even before the BOC has approved the final plat of the “The Peninsula at Jackson Lake”, a brochure touting “Lakefront Liquidation” on April 27, 2019 has already been mailed out and received in the area.  The final … Continue reading

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DUMPING AT THE LANDFILL IS FREE DURING APRIL FOR JASPER COUNTY RESIDENTS

April 15, 2019 If you have junk to take to the landfill, the month of April is the time to do it. The BOC is allowing all Jasper County residents to bring in their junk to the landfill free of charge for the month … Continue reading

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PUBLIC HEARING–FINAL PLAT FOR PENINSULA AT JACKSON LAKE SUBDIVISION

April 10, 2019 Tomorrow night, April 11 at 6:00PM, the P&Z Board will hold a public hearing on the final plat for the Peninsula at Jackson Lake, the new subdivision on Jackson Lake Rd. According to the Jasper County Zoning … Continue reading

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SHANE SEALY- RUINING JASPER COUNTY ROADS BY ALLOWING LOGGERS TO IGNORE THE LAWS

April 8, 2019 On Friday, April 5 around 1:00PM, TWG received photos and a call about a logging operation on Barnes Mountain Rd.  The information received with the photos stated that there was no gravel (as required), no culvert (as … Continue reading

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WAS THE PLANNING & ZONING BOARD AND THE BOC SNOOKERD ABOUT THE SPECIAL EVENT TEXT AMENDMENT?

April 4, 2019 There have now been two hearings about allowing a “Special Events Business” to operate in the Agriculture Districts of the county.  The first was before the P&Z Board, and applicant Julie Rowland had many of her “neighbors” … Continue reading

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DESTROYING JASPER COUNTY RURAL LIFE ONE VOTE AT A TIME

March 29, 2019 The P&Z Board voted 3-1 last night to allow “special event center” businesses in the agriculture districts of the county.  This new designation was pushed by the P&Z Director  and the Chamber of Commerce, and according to … Continue reading

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SPECIAL EVENT CENTER IN AGRICULTURE DISTRICT—PUBLIC HEARING THURSDAY, MARCH 28 AT 6:00PM

March 24, 2019 Once again our P&Z director is trying to add the “special event” designation to the Zoning Ordinance as a permitted use in the Agriculture zoned districts in the county. TWG can find no record of a Special … Continue reading

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