Tag Archives: Code Enforcement

COUNTY CAN NOT PROVIDE SATISFACTORY CODE ENFORCEMENT BUT MEETING TO CONSIDER DOING CITY ENFORCEMENT ANYWAY

September 19, 2017 Last night’s BOC meeting proved one thing—the City is pushing the County to do code enforcement for them even though the City has the money to provide it themselves. Only 3 BOC members were present last night, … Continue reading

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SPECIAL EVENT PERMIT BEING CONSIDERED FOR JASPER COUNTY

How about a wild weekend party with loud music into the night on the 30 acres next door to where you live? Or what about all weekend motocross race with the sound of 500 2-stroke engines whining all day long … Continue reading

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ANOTHER P&Z “OVERSIGHT”?

July 17, 2017 How can someone build a 486 square foot house in Jasper County when the minimum square footage is 1200 square feet?  Is this another instance of P&Z and the building inspector allowing a shed to become a … Continue reading

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IT’S TIME TO PARTY AGAIN IN JASPER COUNTY

May 3, 2017  Jasper County has become the hot spot for big parties and liquor.   First Bennett Cove, then Cora’s Hwy 142 Bar, and now “The Ranch”…with drinks by “Hunch Ya Bartender.” This event is billed as “The Country FreakNik”… … Continue reading

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THE PERFECT ANSWER TO WHY CODE ENFORCEMENT IS IMPORTANT—IF IT IS ACTUALLY DONE FAIRLY

March 15, 2017   Last night’s blog solicited many comments.  If you haven’t read them, take the time to do so. https://taxdogs.wordpress.com/2017/03/14/permit-a-shed-build-a-house-codes-enforced-unequally-and-sometimes-not-at-all/#comments  Everyone thinks they should be able to do anything they want on their own property, and that is … Continue reading

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PERMIT A SHED & BUILD A HOUSE–CODES ENFORCED UNEQUALLY AND SOMETIMES NOT AT ALL

March 14, 2017 The lack of code enforcement and/or the partiality in enforcing the codes of Jasper County has gotten out of control.  Many times it appears if you know the right people, you can get away with doing things … Continue reading

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BOC MEETING MONDAY NIGHT, OCTOBER 3, 6:00PM–Noise Ordinance & Alcohol License Re-hearing

October 2, 2016 The BOC meeting will be held upstairs in the little courtroom this Monday night.  Two (2) hearings are on the agenda—Noise Ordinance and a Re-hearing for Haystack Wings & Thangs for an alcohol license, but this time … Continue reading

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