Category Archives: Planning & Zoning

THE PENINSULA AT JACKSON LAKE REQUESTS VARIANCES THAT NEUTER THE CURRENT SUBDIVISION ORDINANCE

FEBRUARY 7, 2018 SHANE SEALY TRIES TO BY-PASS THE P&Z BOARD ONCE AGAIN—ISN’T THIS THE THIRD TIME?  A recent Advertisement for Variance Requests for Peninsula at Lake Jackson, LLC caught the attention of several people.  One because of the request … Continue reading

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ANOTHER JASPER COUNTY EMPLOYEE ARRESTED FOR THEFT

January 5, 2018   As reported, “Joel Keith Haddock, 41, of Monticello was charged with three counts of theft by taking. Mr. Haddock is a former Emergency Technical Technician (EMT) for the county’s fire/rescue program, and he allegedly took money … Continue reading

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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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