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MAY 12 LIBPA Meeting: Billy Keyserling, Mayor, City of Beaufort
Mayor Keyserling was elected Mayor of the City of Beaufort in 2008 and reelected for a second term in 2012. Prior to assuming his present office as Mayor he served one term as a member of the City Council and two terms as District 124 Representative in the South Carolina House of Representatives. He has also served as a staff member at the U. S. Senate and House of Representatives. He has directed numerous political campaigns, at both local and national levels, and directed a bipartisan international human rights initiative. 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 19 April.
April Newsletter: This month’s newsletter, among other things, includes articles by the Principal of Lady’s Island Middle School, Dr. Elizabeth Fly of the S. C. Sea Grant Consortium tells about the impact of the new federal flood maps, Everett Ballenger provides a review of the 2014 northern Beaufort County residential real estate market as compared to the previous year, Kimberly Taylor of Blue Sky gives an update on efforts being taking to revitalize the Celadon community, Frank Roberts of Lady’s Island Oysters shares information about his business and Peggy Allard gives the latest status of the development of Crystal Lake Park. 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 2015 For more details visit here.
New 2015 Members: Ben Duncan with Century Link, Independence Day Publishing/Beaufort Lifestyle, Kimberly Taylor with BBC Celadon, George Johnston with Beaufort County Planning Commission, James and Michele Duncan, Residents
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