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September 9 LIBPA Meeting: Paul Sommerville, County Council Chairman and District 2 Representative
Mr. Paul Sommerville, was first elected to represent District 7 (now the new District 2) as a member of Beaufort County Council in 2006, reelected in 2010 and is seeking reelection in the upcoming November General Election. He is a Beaufort native, a U. S. Army veteran and a management consultant with extensive experience in labor relations. During his first term of office he served as the Council Vice Chairman and in 2012 was elected as Chairman of County Council, a position in which he presently serves. 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 15 September.
September Newsletter: This month’s newsletter, among other things, includes announcements of 2 new housing developments planned for Lady's Island, the status of a Sams' Point roundabout, a brief history of the Whitehall property, thoughts on the upcoming Rural and Critical Lands referendum, Mr. Terry Thomas, a write-in candidate for the District 2 School Board, shares his thoughts on the school district and his qualifications to serve on the school board and Realtor Everett Ballenger reviews the price range of the homes sold over the last year in northern Beaufort County. 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 remainder of 2014 and all of 2015 For more details visit here.
New 2014 Members: Kenneth W. Joy of Liberty Business Service, April Applebee with Corriveau Insurance Agency, Rev. Dr. John Dortch Circle Of Hope Ministries, Grace Cummings of Working With Congress, Tom Hermann of Ameris Bank, Rick & Deborah Stone with Beaufort Bread Company
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