Tag Archives: Mike Benton

TWO YEARS OF VIOLATIONS –WHILE PEOPLES’ PROPERTY IS BEING RUINED P&Z DIRECTOR DOES NOTHING BUT IGNORE THE PROBLEMS

May 25, 2019 It is tough to watch your property being destroyed, and even worse when the county is supposed to be in charge of doing something about it and refuses to do so. This will be a short story … 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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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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COUNTY ALLOWS DEVELOPER TO TEAR UP ROADS WITH NO CONSEQUENCES—EXCEPT TO THE TAXPAYERS

June 27, 2018 It is hard to deal with county officials and their employees that do not seem to understand the rules or enforce the existing rules/ordinances.  The developers tearing up county roads with heavy equipment are given more time … Continue reading

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JACKSON LAKE ROAD—DANGEROUS AND GETTING MORE DANGEROUS WHILE COUNTY IGNORES PLEAS

June 23, 2018 Despite pleas from neighbors on Eagle Dr., both the County Manager, Mike Benton, and the P&Z Director, Shane Sealy, have ignored the dangerous situation reported on Jackson Lake Rd. at the entrance to the new subdivision (“The … Continue reading

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HIGHWAY 142 BAR IS NOW HIGHWAY 142 JUNK YARD

October 24, 2017 “The Hwy 142 Bar is now the Hwy 142 junkyard.  K Motors is basically a junk yard.  It looks rough.” —Doug Luke 10/2/17 BOC meeting It seems the County Manager doesn’t get it when a commissioner complains … Continue reading

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