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July 11 LIBPA Meeting: Guest Speaker: Tom Davis, State Senator, District 46
Tom Davis and his wife, Reid, have lived in Beaufort, South Carolina, since 1985. They have three daughters, Elizabeth, Grace and Claire.
Tom has practiced law in Beaufort at the law firm of Harvey & Battey, P.A., since 1985. He also served in Gov. Mark Sanford’s administration as senior policy advisor, co-chief of staff, deputy chief of staff and chief of staff from 2003 to 2007.
During his time with the governor’s administration, Tom led the State of South Carolina’s successful negotiations with the State of Georgia in regard to the two states developing Collaboratively a new port on the Savannah River in Jasper County.
In November 2008, Tom was elected State Senator for South Carolina Senate District 46, which is comprised of almost all of the southern Beaufort County, a portion northern Beaufort County, and a portion of Jasper County, and he was re-elected to second and third four-year terms in 2012 and 2016. Read more.
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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 19 June.
July Newsletter: This month’s newsletter, has the Crystal Lake update, real estate snapshot, updates on Sams Point roadwork, the Retreat at Lady's Island, and the proposed Whitehall development. 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 all of 2017 dues. For more details visit here.
Welcome New Members: Lawrence Haskell, Kelly Chelton with Lowcountry Spotlight
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