Category Archives: County

DO YOU CARE WHAT WILL BE GOING ON IN JASPER COUNTY 10 YEARS FROM NOW?

December 7, 2017 The Comprehensive Plan Committee will help determine how Jasper County looks in the future.  Who is on it and what is their job? The Comprehensive Plan Committee was appointed at the 12/4/17 BOC meeting.  This committee is … Continue reading

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P&Z BOARD IGNORED WHILE DIRECTOR WORKS WITH CHAMBER OF COMMERCE ON SPECIAL EVENTS

December 5, 2017 Shane Sealy, P&Z director, has been meeting with the Chamber of Commerce for 10 months to plan and/or work on the special event ordinance, but did not ask for a work session with his own P&Z board … Continue reading

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DON’T FORGET—SPECIAL EVENTS- PUBLIC HEARING THURSDAY 11/30/17 AT 6PM

November 29, 2017 The hearing for the proposed Special Events ordinance and permit will be held downstairs in the Courthouse in the BOC meeting room tomorrow night at 6:00PM.  This hearing will be held by the Planning and Zoning Board. … Continue reading

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SPECIAL EVENT ORDINANCE –LOTS OF QUESTIONS….WHAT AFFECT ON YOU?

What will be allowed at the expense of citizens living here?  Expense meaning inconvenience, cost, loss of peace and quiet, loss of privacy, animal distress, etc. November 24, 2017 After repeated attempts to get a copy of the Special Event … Continue reading

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PLANNING AND ZONING DIRECTOR PUSHES SPECIAL EVENTS ORDINANCE

Are you ready for a Special Event near you?  Jasper County Citizens, what do YOU want? November 20, 2017 Despite two requests to see a copy of the proposed Special Events ordinance, we have yet to receive a copy from the … Continue reading

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CERTAIN COUNTY ROADS ARE NOW “NO THRU TRUCKS” ROADS

November 16, 2017   County Manager, Mike Benton, told the BOC last Monday night that certain county roads are now “No Thru Trucks” roads, and that the county and Sheriff’s department will work together to enforce the designation.     … Continue reading

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BOC DISCUSSES MOVING SPLOST MONEY FROM POST ROAD TO OTHER ROADS IN COUNTY

November 14, 2017 For months -many months-we’ve been hearing how 1 mile of road costs $500,000 or more.  At the last BOC meeting Comm. Luke said it only costs $275K for a mile of road, BUT he had a better … Continue reading

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