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FEBRUARY 14 LIBPA Meeting: Guest Speaker Billy Keyserling, Mayor, City of Beaufort
Mayor Keyserling was elected Mayor of the City of Beaufort in 2008 and reelected for additional terms of office in 2012 and 2016. 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. Read more.
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 January.
January Newsletter: This month’s newsletter, among other things, includes a look back at the past year and thoughts as to what the new year may bring with articles by County Council Chairman Paul Sommerville, District 2 School Board Representative David Striebinger, Beaufort County Sheriff P. J. Tanner and School Superintendent Jeff Moss plus a discussion of the effect of the City of Beaufort’s recent annexation of Secession’s Golf Course and a number of Lady’s Island businesses and a “thank you” is extended to some individuals who are retiring from public service. 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.
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