2018 Ordinances

DescriptionFirst ReadingSecond ReadingPublic HearingThird Reading
2018/01 November 13, 2017 December 11, 2017 January 8, 2018 January 8, 2018
An Ordinance authorizing the Interim County Administrator to Execute a two (2) year extension of the Lease Agreement with the Santa Elena Foundation for the Federal Courthouse
2018/02 November 13, 2017 December 11, 2017 January 8, 2018 January 8, 2018
An Ordinance committing funds from the Buckwalter Place Multi-County Industrial Park Fee in lieu of Taxes Revenue and additional revenue generated from the Buckwalter Place Development after the expiration of the Multi-County Industrial Park, up to a total of $5,000,000.00, contingent upon the execution of a Memorandum of Understanding identifying the contributions of the Town of Bluffton and the School District to fund portions of the construction cost of the Lowcountry Culinary Institute and Tourism Center to the Technical College of the Lowcountry
2018/03 November 13, 2017 December 11, 2017 January 8, 2018 January 8, 2018
An Ordinance allocating $3,243,000.00 from Local Hospitality Tax Funds to the Technical College of the Lowcountry for a portion of cost for construction of a Lowcountry Culinary and Tourism Center
2018/04 December 11, 2017 January 8, 2018 January 22, 2018 January 22, 2018
An Ordinance to create the Keep Beaufort County Beautiful Board for the purpose of litter control, beautification, and waste reduction for Beaufort County
2018/05 November 13, 2017 December 11, 2017 January 8, 2018 January 22, 2018
An Ordinance adding Chapter 38, Article 6: Single-Use Plastic Bags to the Beaufort County Code of Ordinances to encourage the use of reusable checkout bags and recyclable paper carryout bags and banning the use of single-use plastic bags for retail checkout of purchased good in the unincorporated areas of the County
2018/06 January 22, 2018 February 19, 2018 March 12, 2018 March 12, 2018
An ordinance to amend the Stormwater Management Utility Ordinance 2016/38 as adopted October 24, 2016 to provide for the definition of "development" and exemptions related to County dirt road paving
2018/07 January 22, 2018 February 19, 2018 March 12, 2018 March 12, 2018
Text amendment to the Community Development Code (CDC): Article 1, Section 1.3.50 Exemptions (to exempt existing dirt roads paved as part of the County's dirt road paving program from the standards of the CDC)
2018/08 January 22, 2018 February 19, 2018 March 12, 2018 March 12, 2018
Lady's Island Zoning Map amendment for R200 019 000 013A 0000 (0.21 acres at 391 Sea Island Parkway) from T2-RN (Rural Neighborhood) to T2-RC (Rural Center)
2018/09 January 22, 2018 February 19, 2018 March 12, 2018 March 12, 2018
Authorizing the issuance and sale of General Obligation Bonds, Series 2018A, or such other appropriate series designation, of Beaufort County, South Carolina, in the principal amount of not to exceed $11,250,000; fixing the form and details of the bonds; authorizing the Interim County Administrator or his lawfully-authorized designee to determine certain matters relating to the bonds; providing for the payment of the bonds and the disposition of the proceeds thereof; and other matters relating thereto
2018/10 January 22, 2018 February 19, 2018 March 12, 2018 March 12, 2018
Authorizing and providing for the issuance and sale of limited General Obligation Bonds (Bluffton Township Fire District), Series 2018B or such other appropriate series designation of Beaufort County, South Carolina in the principal amount of not to exceed $4,150,000; fixing the form and details of the bonds; authorizing the Interim County Administrator or his lawfully-authorized designee to determine certain matters relating to the bonds; providing for the payment of the bonds and disposition of the proceeds thereof; and other matters relating thereto
2018/11 February 19, 2018 March 12, 2018 March 26, 2018 March 26, 2018
An ordinance to amend Beaufort County Ordinance 2017/15, for FY 2017-2018 Beaufort County Budget to provide for additional revenue received from the Town of Hilton Head Island; to provide for a reallocation of funds to meet increased mandatory PEBA contributions; to provide for reallocation of funds for the Employee Compensation Plan; to provide for reallocation of funds for increased expenditures for the Daufuskie Island Ferry Operations; to provide for a supplemental expenditure for matching funds for the Bon Aire Circle Sewer Extension CDBG Grant; and to provide for supplemental funds for the Beaufort County Economic Development Corporation ot make their budget whole
2018/12 March 12, 2018 March 26, 2018 April 9, 2018 April 9, 2018
Text amendment to the Beaufort County Code of Ordinances, Chapter 2, Administration; Article V, Boards and Commissions, Section 2-193(b)(5), Membership (allows council district appointees to serve out of council district)
2018/13 September 25, 2017 October 9, 2017 April 9, 2018 April 9, 2018
An ordinance to appropriate funds not to exceed $300,000 from the 3% local accommodations tax funds to the City of Beaufort for bridge access and bike path to the waterfront park extension into the Whitehall Development
2018/14 February 19, 2018 March 12, 2018 April 9, 2018 April 9, 2018
An ordinance authorizing and approving (1) the diminishing of the boundaries of an existing Multi-County Industrial/Business Park (RiverPort) pursuant to Section 4-1-170 of the Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, as amended, to remove therefrom certain property now or to be owned and/or operated by Waste Management of Georgia, Inc., one or more affiliates, and/or other project sponsors; (2) development of a new joint County Industrial and Business Park pursuant to Section 4-1-170 of the Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, as amended, in conjunction with Jasper County (the “Park”) such Park to be geographically located in Jasper County and to include the aforementioned property; (3) the execution and delivery of a written Park agreement with Jasper County as to the requirement of payments of fee in lieu of ad valorem taxes with respect to Park property and the sharing of the revenues and expenses of the Park; (4) the distribution of revenues from the Park within Beaufort County; and (5) other matters related thereto
2018/15 April 9, 2018 April 23, 2018 May 14, 2018 May 14, 2018
An ordinance to delete ordinance 201/24 eliminating the Oak Marsh Plantation Special Purpose Tax District and to accept into the County's Maintenance System the roadways in the Oak Marsh Plantation Subdivision
2018/16 April 23, 2018 May 14, 2018 May 29, 2018 May 29, 2018
An ordinance authorizing the placement of a question on the official ballot for the general election to be conducted November 6, 2018, concerning a proposition authorizing Beaufort County to issue general obligation bonds to acquire lands for preservation and to pay certain costs and debt service related thereto
2018/17 May 14, 2018, By Title Only May 29, 2018 June 11, 2018 June 11, 2018
FY 2018-2019 Beaufort County Airports Budget (Enterprise Fund)
2018/18 May 14, 2018 By Title Only May 29, 2018 June 11, 2018 June 11, 2018
FY 2018-2019 Beaufort County Stormwater Management Utility Budget (Enterprise Fund)
2018/19 May 14, 2018 May 29, 2018 June 11, 2018 June 11, 2018
An ordinance to provide for appropriations from the Local Accommodations or Hospitality Tax Fund to the Santa Elena Foundation in the amount not to exceed $100,000 to provide for fees associated with a two-year lease extension for property known as the Dowling Family Lot
2018/20 May 14, 2018 May 29, 2018 June 11, 2018 June 11, 2018
An ordinance to provide for allocation of funds for Beaufort Memorial Hospital Indigent Care, Beaufort / Jasper / Hampton Comprehensive Health Services, Inc., Economic Development, and Higher Education based on a millage amount beginning with the Fiscal Year 2018-2019 Budget
2018/21 May 14, 2018 May 29, 2018 June 11, 2018 June 11, 2018
Text amendment to the Beaufort County Code of Ordinances, Chapter 66, Article II, Accommodations Tax Board, Division 1, Section 66-29 Powers and Duties
2018/22 May 14, 2018 May 29, 2018 June 11, 2018 June 11, 2018
Text amendment to the Beaufort County Code of Ordinances, Chapter 66, Article II, Accommodations Tax Board, Division 2, Section 66-47 Management and use of Local (3%) Accommodations Tax
2018/23 May 14, 2018 May 29, 2018 June 11, 2018 June 11, 2018
An ordinance authorizing the Interim County Administrator to execute necessary documents to grant an easement and maintenance agreement with the City of Beaufort for a pedestrian and bicycle trail connecting the City’s Southside Park and the County’s adjacent park facility at 1405 Battery Creek Road
2018/24 May 14, 2018 By Title Only May 29, 2018, June 11, 2018 June 11, 2018 June 11, 2018
FY 2018-2019 Beaufort County Budget
2018/25 May 14, 2018 By Title Only May 29, 2018, June 11, 2018 June 11, 2018 June 11, 2018
FY 2018-2019 Beaufort County School District Budget
2018/26 May 14, 2018 May 29, 2018 June 11, 2018 June 11, 2018
An ordinance establishing a conditional use for affordable housing developments in the Regional Center Mixed Use (C5) Zone District (amends, by substitution, hotel to apartment conversion on unit-to-unit basis)
2018/30 June 25, 2018 July 23, 2018 August 27, 2018 August 27, 2018
Map Amendment to the Beaufort County Comprehensive Plan, Chapter 4: Future Land Use Map 4-9 to remove the Hamlet Place Type on the Buckingham Landing Community at the foot of the bridge to Hilton Head Island
2018/31 June 25, 2018 July 23, 2018 August 27, 2018 August 27, 2018
Amendment to the Beaufort County Community Development Code, Preamble, Division P.20, Pages P-10 and P-11 to remove the Hamlet Place Type from the Buckingham Landing Community at the foot of the bridge to Hilton Head Island
2018/33 August 27, 2018 September 24, 2018 September 24, 2018 October 8, 2018
Authorizing the Fripp Island Public Service District, South Carolina, to issue General Obligation Bonds in a principal amount not exceeding $5,300,000, subject to a successful Referendum in this District; and other matters relating thereto
2018/34 July 23, 2018 August 27, 2018 October 8, 2018 October 8, 2018
Authorizing and providing for the issuance and sale of Limited General Obligation Bonds (Bluffton Township Fire District), Series 2018B or such other appropriate series designation of Beaufort County, South Carolina in the principal amount of not to exceed $6,000,000; fixing the form and details of the Bonds; authorizing the Interim County Administrator or his/her lawfully-authorized designee to determine certain matters relating to the Bonds; providing for the payment of the Bonds and disposition of the proceeds thereof and other matters relating thereto; and repealing Ordinance No. 2018/10
2018/35 August 27, 2018 September 24, 2018 October 8, 2018 October 8, 2018
An ordinance of the County of Beaufort, South Carolina, to amend Chapter 4 (Future Land Use), Appendix 4G, Daufuskie Island Plan of the Beaufort County Comprehensive Plan to replace the existing Daufuskie Island Plan with a new Daufuskie Island Plan
2018/36 July 23, 2018, By Title Only August 27, 2018 October 8, 2018 October 8, 2018
An ordinance amending the existing ordinance for the Beaufort County Disabilities and Special Needs Board to clarify the No Benefit Policy pursuant to a request of the South Carolina State Housing Trust Fund
2018/37 July 23, 2018, By Title Only August 27, 2018 October 8, 2018 October 8, 2018
An ordinance amending the existing ordinance for the Beaufort County Disabilities and Special Needs Board to provide that appointments of Board Members shall be by the Governor
2018/38 July 23, 2018, By Title Only August 27, 2018 October 8, 2018 October 8, 2018
An ordinance clarifying the adoption of the International Existing Building Code
2018/39 9/24/2018 10/8/2018 10/22/2018 10/22/2018
An ordinance amending Beaufort County Ordinance 2017/34 to delete question pertaining to the issuance of $120,000,000 of General Obligation Bonds and making Question 2A now Question 1
2018/40 9/24/2018 10/8/2018 10/22/2018 10/22/2018
An ordinance to amend Beaufort County Ordinance 2018/24 for FY 2018-2019 Beaufort County Budget to provide for supplemental expenditure in the amount of $100,000 for funding of the impact fee waiver for Affordable Housing Development
2018/41 9/24/2018 10/8/2018 10/22/2018 10/22/2018
Text amendments to the Beaufort County Code of Ordinances, Chapter 90: Parks and Recreation, Article I, General; Article II, Parks and Leisure Services Board; Article III, Public Beaches, Section 90-63; and Article IV, Use of Alcoholic Beverages on County Recreation Facilities (to reflect the current operations and services provided by the Parks and Leisure Services Department)
2018/42 9/24/2018 10/8/2018 10/22/2018 10/22/2018
An ordinance acknowledging the termination of an existing multi-county industrial/business park (Riverport) and authorizing and approving (1) development of a new joint county industrial and business park in conjunction with Jasper County (the “park”), such park to be geographically located in Jasper County; (2) the execution and delivery of a written park agreement with Jasper County as to the requirement of payments of fee in lieu of ad valorem taxes with respect to park property and the sharing of the revenues and expenses of the park; (3) the distribution of revenues from the park within Beaufort County; and (4) other matters related thereto
2018/43 9/24/2018 10/8/2018 10/22/2018 10/22/2018
An ordinance to appropriate funds not to exceed $1,027,757 from the 2% Local Hospitality Tax Funds to the County General Fund for improvements to the Factory Creek Boat Ramp
2018/44 10/8/2018, By Title Only 10/22/2018 11/5/2018 11/5/2018
An ordinance to amend Beaufort County Ordinance 2018/24, for FY 2018-2019 Beaufort County Budget to provide for a supplemental expenditure in an amount not to exceed $10,000 to fund the hiring of independent legal counsel for the purpose of investigating certain matters as stated in Resolution 2018/19
2018/45 10/8/2018 10/22/2018 11/5/2018 11/5/2018
An ordinance authorizing the Interim County Administrator to execute a right of entry granting the United States Government temporary and exclusive control over certain real property located at Gray's Hill Boat Landing
2018/46 10/8/2018, By Title Only 10/22/2018 11/5/2018 11/5/2018
An ordinance to appropriate funds not to exceed $350,000.00 from the 3% Local Accommodations Tax Funds to the Town of Bluffton for improvements to the Wright Family Park
2018/47 10/8/2018 10/22/2018 11/5/2018 11/5/2018
An ordinance amending Beaufort County Code of Ordinances Section 38-32 clarifying that unsightly maintenance of property is prohibited