Tag Archives: Code Enforcement

WHY GET PERMISSION WHEN P&Z DIRECTOR ALLOWS ANYTHING—NO PERMIT, NO PROBLEM, JUST DO WHAT YOU WANT

May 6, 2018 INTENTIONAL NEGLECT OF ZONING LAWS AND ORDINANCES  The public hearing for the tournament lake has been cancelled.  Why bother having a hearing and getting permission when the P&Z director allows you to have a tournament anyway and … Continue reading

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THE FUTURE OF JASPER COUNTY—THE PLAN FOR GROWTH

April 25, 2018 Approximately 25 Jasper County citizens, who included some elected officials and Jasper County employees, discussed the Land Use Maps last night (April 24).  The land use maps show what areas of the county are designated as Agriculture … Continue reading

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PAY LAKE–CARP, SALT, & CITY WATER SUPPLY

April 22, 2018  The hearing concerning the Tournament Lake on Hwy 212 W  revealed some interesting facts.     Did you know that this “pay lake” has been registered as an LLC and operates as 212 Lakes LLC, Melanie Neal, Registered Agent, … Continue reading

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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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