Category Archives: Planning & Zoning

PROMISES? OR SAY ANYTHING TO GET THE PLAT APPROVED?

September 15, 2018 Just because something said is not in the “official minutes”, does that mean it was not said? The developer, John Snow, and the engineer of The Peninsula at Jackson Lake, said they had no problem doing two … Continue reading

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DOES THE NEW COMPREHENSIVE PLAN AGREE WITH YOUR IDEA OF HOW THE COUNTY SHOULD GROW AND WHAT IS IMPORTANT?

August 18, 2018 The Comprehensive Plan for Jasper County and cities of Shady Dale and Monticello contains “goals,” and policies to meet those goals, for the next 10 years.  This plan contains the proposed future Land Use map, showing where … Continue reading

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COMM. JERNIGAN DOESN’T LIKE “THE BLOG”—WANTS DEVELOPER’S BOND ADDRESSED BY BOC AGAIN

August 14, 2018 At last night’s BOC called meeting, Comm. Don Jernigan used his Commissioner Comments time to say he did not like the blog, and in particular the recent blog showing him pushing for a developer’s bond in lieu … Continue reading

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JERNIGAN SEEMS EAGER TO SELL OUT COUNTY—WANTS TO SUPPORT NEW RULES FOR DEVELOPERS DESPITE EXISTING ORDINANCES

August 10, 2018 If you think developers and new businesses should have special rules over and above the citizens that live in Jasper County and that support the county with their taxes, this blog is not for you. John Snow, … Continue reading

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SEALY ISSUES NEW LICENSE TO PEACH STATE K9 FOR DOG TRAINING

July 31, 2018 Despite issues still pending in Magistrate Court against David Williams of Peach State K9, Shane Sealy issued him another business license this past week.  Williams has put up his sign again with boarding blanked out, and has … Continue reading

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EAGLE DRIVE IS NOW A NEW PARKING LOT

July 18, 2018 The folks living on and traveling Eagle Dr. can not get any respect from their new neighbors—the developers of The Peninsula at Jackson Lake.  For some reason, the developers think that Eagle Dr. is their private parking … Continue reading

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STATE HAS TO SHUT DOWN KENNEL BECAUSE SHANE SEALY REFUSES TO DO HIS JOB

July 4, 2018 Back in May of this year, TWG sent out a blog about several violations being allowed by Shane Sealy, who is over Code Enforcement.  One was the Peach State K-9 Kennel on Hwy 212 W near Larry’s … Continue reading

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