Tag Archives: Jasper County BOC

COUNTY ROAD PRIORITIES DEPEND ON WHAT?

December 9, 2018 A Jasper County road that serves hundreds of people a day has been closed over a month, and no work has been started to repair it. People using Turtle Cove Trailway, which is the major road and main entrance … Continue reading

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WHY WASTE TIME GOING TO THE BOC MEETINGS WHEN EVERYTHING IS DECIDED LONG BEFOREHAND?

December 3, 2018 The purpose of a citizen going to a BOC meeting is to find out what is being discussed and what is approved that affects the county, the budget, and our property taxes.  2018 has been a tough … Continue reading

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COMMISSIONERS HOLD PUBLIC HEARINGS ON ITEMS PUBLIC IS CLUELESS ABOUT

October 31, 2018 There was an ad this past week in the paper for a public hearing on the “Capital Improvements Element (CIE) of the Development Impact Fee Program—whatever that is—to take place 11/5/18 at 6:00PM.   The following letter below … Continue reading

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JASPER COUNTY TAXPAYERS PAY OVER $7,000 FOR BIG SPREAD AT EMPLOYEE PARTY

October 26, 2018 Anyone can have a Christmas party, but it should not be at taxpayers’ expense.  In 2016, the checks paying for the employee Christmas party totaled more than $2500.  In 2017, the county employees were each given a … Continue reading

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UPDATE: BLASTING TOMORROW AT NOON WITHIN 880 FEET OF EAGLES NEST

October 17, 2018 Something stinks.  No, a whole lot of stuff stinks!  However, in Jasper County, it does not seem to matter. Note to Jasper County BOC and the P&Z Director: Bald Eagles remain protected under the Bald and Golden Eagle Protection Act and the Migratory Bird Treaty … Continue reading

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KENNEL? TRAINING CENTER? PUPPY MILL? WHAT IS IT?

September 4, 2018 Facebook posts, conversations, and telephone calls that TWG is privy to, all question just what is going on at the Peach State K9 “business” on Highway 212 near Larry’s 4 Way. The following bold post was posted … Continue reading

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THERE IS NO DEAL BETWEEN THE BOE AND BOC CONCERNING STANTON SPRINGS

August 29, 2018 There is NO DEAL between the Board of Education and Board of Commissioners concerning the split in revenues from Stanton Springs (JDA/Four County Development Authority).  The August 23, 2018 article “School Board Discusses Stanton Springs Funds” in … Continue reading

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