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June LIBPA Meeting: GUEST SPEAKER FOR JUNE: Doug Henderson, Beaufort County Treasurer Mr. Henderson was elected to the office of Beaufort County Treasurer in 2010. Originally from Spartanburg, South Carolina he and his wife, Lindel came to Beaufort following his 35 years in the banking industry. Prior to assuming the position of Treasurer he served 7 years as a member of Beaufort County Assessor Department. more info!
New Beaufort County Redistricting Map: As a result of the 2010 Census the Beaufort County electoral districts for county council and school board representatives have been redrawn and given new numbers. Visit here to view the new districts and determine who is your school board and county council representative are with the new boundaries. The term VAP on the demographic portion of the map stands for "voting age population". (view here).
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 18 June.
June Newsletter: This month’s newsletter, among other subjects, includes a detailed comparison of the present Village Center zoning and the proposed new form based type of zoning, a report of the most recent meeting of the Lady’s Island Community Preservation Committee which is reviewing the new zoning and its potential impact on the island, a review of the northern Beaufort County foreclosure and bankruptcy activity, the latest status of the Crystal Lake Park project, a discussion of state legislative action in regard to the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and its potential impact on local hospitals and an analysis of the statistically changing face of Lady’s Island.
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 of $45 covers all membership dues for 2013. For more details visit here.
New 2013 Members: Lowcountry Running Company, Mucho Margaritas, Dwight Hora, Military Liaison with Transitional Workforce Educational Assistance Collaborative, Donna Berger, resident
Crystal Lake: 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