November 17, Town Council Meeting Thursday, Nov 20th
Please join us this week on Thursday, Nov. 20th at 7 pm for our monthly Town Council meeting.
We will be having a presentation by Wilson and Quirk, LLC of our FY 2013 / 2014 Audit.
Council will also be looking at two Resolutions. One designating a Community Arbor Day Observance, and another authorizing Council to contribute matching funds for the construction of the Camp Road sidewalk, Phase II. Council is currently funding the engineering plans for a new sidewalk running along Camp Rd. from the intersection of Dills Bluff Rd. to Secessionville Rd.
Council will also have second reading of an Ordinance amending the Zoning and Land Use Regulations to allow for Invasive Tree Exemptions in the Tree Preservation and Protection Section.
Here is a link to the agenda and supporting documents: http://www.jamesislandsc.us/Nov_20_Town_Council__Meeting_Packet.pdf
November 10, Planning Commission Meeting
The Planning Commission will hold its regularly scheduled meeting on Thursday, November 13, 2014 at 6:00 p.m. at the Town Hall. Please click the link below for the agenda and meeting packet.http://cms2.revize.com/revize/jamesisland/Planning_Commission_Meeting_Packet_111314.pdf
November 4, Vote for JIPSD Commissioner Today
Four of the seven seats for James Island Public Service District Commissioner are up for election today, Tuesday, November 4.
The JIPSD collects approximately 1/2 of the typical homeowner's property tax and directs fire protection, solid waste collection and sewer services in the Town of James Island.
Town Council has no say in these property taxes, sewer rates or the provision of these services.
It is important that all Town citizens vote for JIPSD Commissioner and choose wisely.
November 3, James Island PSD Media Release
James Island Public Service District Media Release
Pump Station #11 Rehabilitation
November 3, 2014
David Hoffman, Wastewater Superintendent
Office Phone: (843) 762-5258 or (843) 795-2345
Project Update Website: http://www.jipsd.org/WastewaterProjects.html
James Island Public Service District’s (District) Pump Station #11 is located on Dills Bluff Road between Seaside Lane and Condon Drive. Pump Station #11 is classified as a major station in the District’s wastewater system. The project includes upgrading the capacity of the pump station to accommodate the growth of new developments on the island. New piping, electronics and pumps will also be installed. Approximately 1,825’ of replacement wastewater force main will be replaced along Dills Bluff Road that connects to Pump Station #11.
The project was placed out for bid and awarded to Anson Construction in the amount of $1,662,480. Construction will begin on November 3, 2014 and is expected to last approximately seven months.
Periodic and Temporary Lane Closure Announcement: There will be periodic and temporary lane closures taking place on Dills Bluff Road between Pump Station #11 and Darwin Street beginning approximately November 17, 2014. Dills Bluff Road will remain open. The lane closures are needed to safely support construction occurring on the District’s Pump Station #11 and will last approximately four to six weeks.
Anyone with questions about the project should contact the District’s Wastewater Superintendent, David Hoffman, in the Wastewater Department at (843) 762-5258 or (843) 795-2345.
James Island Town Hall
1238-B Camp Road
P.O. Box 12240
James Island, SC 29412
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