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APRIL 11 LIBPA Meeting: Guest Speaker P. J. Tanner, Beaufort County Sheriff
Sheriff Tanner, a lifelong resident of Beaufort County, joined the Beaufort County Sheriff’s Department in 1982. He rose through the ranks to serve as Commander of the Southern Division of the Sheriff’s Department. In 1995, following his service with the Sheriff’s Department, he became a member of the South Carolina Department of Public Safety where he served in a variety of assignments. Returning to Beaufort in 1998 he was elected as Sheriff of Beaufort County, reelected in 2002, 2006, 2010 and 2014. Sheriff Tanner was selected as the 2009 South Carolina Sheriff of the Year by the S. C. Sheriff’s Association and served as President of the Association in 2010.
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 14 March.
March Newsletter: This month’s newsletter, among other things, takes a close look from different perspectives at the latest state legislative attempt to reform the business license system. Other subjects include the results of the recent Lady’s Island traffic study, changes in how the selection is made as to which dirt road is to be paved, a look at today’s Beaufort Academy by Headmaster Stephen Schools, and Realtor Everett Ballenger reviews the local 2016 real estate market. 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: Sea Island Animal Hospital, State Farm, Lowcountry Family Dentistry, Julia & Jack Blake
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