Beaufort News

Public meetings Tuesday

Tuesday, Oct. 19

Beaufort County School District

Board of Education: 6 p.m., Beaufort County Council Chambers, 100 Ribaut Road, Beaufort

Agenda: Proposed change to nepotism policy, superintendent's report and a report from the Capital Improvements Advisory Committee. A closed session at 5 p.m. to a discuss a personnel matter and a proposal to participate in a tax reform effort

On the Web: www.beaufort.k12.sc.us

Town of Hilton Head Island

Accommodations Tax Advisory Committee: 9 a.m.; Benjamin M. Racusin Council Chambers, One Town Center Court

Agenda: Preliminary review of applications; approval of 2011 meeting dates

On the Web: www.hiltonheadislandsc.gov

Town of Hilton Head Island

Town Council: 4 p.m., Benjamin M. Racusin Council Chambers, One Town Center Court

Agenda: Second reading to issue $13 million in general obligation refunding bonds and three budget amendments; convey 14.08 acres off Marshland Road know as the Patterson Estate to Hilton Head Habitat for Humanity in exchange for a pledge to build a public road and extend utilities to the site; lease the Old Gullah Flea Market site for a cancer survivor park; approve use of town-owned properties to deposit debris after a disaster

On the Web: www.hiltonheadislandsc.gov

City of Beaufort

City Council: 5 p.m., conference room, City Hall, 1911 Boundary St., Beaufort

Agenda: Special meeting at 5 p.m. to hear request from Guild of Beaufort Galleries to waive open container ordinance during Fall ArtWalk on Oct. 23; workshop to discuss agreement for open space partnership with Beaufort County Open Land Trust; discussion on banner displays; review of current tourism management advisory committee; discussion on revising standards for gas stations

On the Web: www.cityofbeaufort.org

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