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June 14 LIBPA Meeting: JIM BECKERT, BEAUFORT COUNTY AUDITOR
Mr. Beckert was elected as Beaufort County Auditor in November 2014 and was sworn into office in July 2015 replacing Sharon Burris who retired from the office after 27 years of service. Prior to assuming the duties of County Auditor he was the founder and manager of Pinpoint Document Solutions. A graduate of the University of Cincinnati with a BS in Education his past experience includes serving as director of Human Resources at Beaufort Memorial Hospital, and manager of human resources student recruitment and job placement for the Cincinnati Job Corps. He is a retired U. S. Army reservist and served as the District 4 representative on the Beaufort County School Board. more info!
LIBPA NOW HAS ITS OWN FACEBOOK PAGE!: Please consider checking it out (here) and sharing your thoughts on this latest effort to promote our community along with any feedback on the listed articles.
Local Real Estate Market Trends: To get at a glance how this year's local residential real estate market is faring in comparison to the past two years (visit here). Updated 16 May.
May Newsletter: The May newsletter provides, among other subjects, a look at proposed changes to the County tree ordinance, an explanation of the cost of the current phase of development for Crystal Lake Park, introduces a new group of civic volunteers concerned as to growth on Lady’s Island, reviews the status of Lady’s Island bridges to handle traffic and shares a comparison of the this year’s 1st quarter real estate to the same period last year. Read here.
Membership: If you live on Lady’s Island, work on Lady’s Island or have an interest in the future of Lady’s Island, please consider becoming a member of LIBPA. Your new members fee ($45) covers your dues for all of 2016 For more details visit here.
New 2016 Members: Sandy & Ed Stephan, residents, Mark and Pamela Flasch, David Striebinger, District 2 School Board Representative, Will & Ginger Wareham with Picklejuice Productions, Charles Newton Jr, resident, Paula Verity, Verity Investment Partners
Crystal Lake: View the latest status of the Crystal Lake Park Project. The South Carolina Forestry Commission, the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources and Beaufort County have developed a Community Forestry Management Plan as part of the long range development of Crystal Lake as a passive park. The draft of this plan is available for review. here