Beaufort News

Upcoming public meetings


Beaufort County

Parks and Leisure Services Advisory Board: 2:30 p.m.; building 2, 102 Industrial Village Road, Beaufort

Agenda: Proposed fee changes for the 2012 fiscal year; hours of operation; capital improvement projects; Riverview Charter School request

City of Beaufort

Redevelopment Commission: 5 p.m.; conference room, City Hall, 1911 Boundary St., Beaufort

Agenda: Reports from finance committee, historic structure rehab committee, Bladen Street project, Build Beaufort consulting team; update on Boundary Street redevelopment; presentation on civic investment work plan

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Town of Port Royal

Design Review Board: 5:30 p.m.; Town Hall, 700 Paris Ave., Port Royal

Agenda: Review of new sanctuary for Praise Assembly of God; review of multi-family structure on Grober Hill Road near Parris Island Gateway; preliminary review for renovations and addition at 909 London Ave.

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Jasper County

County Council retreat: 11 a.m.; Spring Hills Suites, Charleston

Agenda: Budget overview; Ridgeland airport; proposed regional airport; government campus/courthouse renovation; extension of utilities at Cypress Ridge; Purrysburg sewer project; Grays School; Knowles Island fishing pier; status of private development activity; Point South County Improvement District; stormwater ordinance; comprehensive plan. Closed session to discuss contracts relating to the Jasper Ocean Terminal.

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Jasper County

County Council retreat: 9 a.m.; Spring Hills Suites, Charleston

Agenda: Type of council meetings, chairman's role, conduct at meetings, process for obtaining information from staff; discussion of council appointments to Cypress Ridge Industrial Park Design Review Committee, Lowcountry Council of Governments and its Affordable Housing Consortium Advisory Committee, the Lowcountry Economic Alliance and the EOC Board

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