2013 Ordinances

DescriptionFirst ReadingSecond ReadingPublic HearingThird Reading
2013/1 December 10, 2012 January 14, 2013 January 14, 2013 January 28, 2013
Issuance and sale of a Tax Increment Refunding Revenue Bond, Series 2013 in the principal amount of not exceeding $6,000,000 for the purpose of refunding certain maturities of the Bluffton Area Tax Increment Bonds
2013/2 November 26, 2012 December 10, 2012 January 14, 2013 January 14, 2013
Rezoning - R601 031 000 0030 0000, R601 031 000 030A 0000, R601 031 000 1572 0000 and R691 031 000 0039 0000 (4 parcels total 65 +/- acres at the southwest intersection of US 278 and SC 46, across from Kittie's Crossing) from Light Industrial and Suburban Zoning Districts to Commercial Regional Zoning District
2013/3 November 26, 2012 December 10, 2012 January 14, 2013 January 14, 2013
ZDSO text amendments - Article V, Section 106-1187 (B) Multifamily Residential-Urban District (allows multifamily uses within one-quarter mile of existing multifamily uses)
2013/4 November 26, 2012 By Title Only December 10, 2012 January 14, 2013 January 14, 2013
Amendment to County Ordinance 2012/11 to reflect an increase in revenue and associated expenditure relative to the termination of the New River Tax Increment Financing District
2013/5 December 10, 2012 January 14, 2013 January 28, 2013 January 28, 2013
Amendment to FY 2012-2013 Beaufort County School District Budget, Section 3, School Operations Appropriation
2013/6 January 14, 2013 January 28, 2013 February 11, 2013 February 11, 2013
Bluffton Township Fire District Charter
2013/7 January 14, 2013 January 28, 2013 February 11, 2013 February 11, 2013
Daufuskie Island Fire District Charter
2013/8 January 14, 2013 January 28, 2013 February 11, 2013 February 11, 2013
Sheldon Fire District Charter
2013/9 January 14, 2013 January 28, 2013 February 11, 2013 February 11, 2013
Bluffton Township Fire District FY 2013 budget amendment for a supplement appropriation from the District's general fund in the amount of $554,677 to cover additional salaries and overtime related to the staffing of two new temporary fire stations
2013/10 January 28, 2013 February 11, 2013 February 25, 2013 February 25, 2013
Ordinance finding that the Lady's Island/St. Helena Island Fire District, South Carolina, may issue not exceeding $6,000,000 of general obligation bonds and to provide for the publication of notice of the said finding and authorization
2013/11 Febraury 11, 2013 February 25, 2013 March 11, 2013 March 11, 2013
ZDSO text amendments, Article V, Table 106-1098 General Use Table and Section 106-1292(3) Vehicular Sales, Rental and Services (to allow boat sales in Commercial Suburban Districts with certain requirements)
2013/12 February 11, 2013 February 25, 2013 March 11, 2013 March 11, 2013
Creation of Southern Beaufort County Corridor Beautification Board
2013/13 February 11, 2013 February 25, 2013 March 11, 2013 March 11, 2013
Clarification and confirmation of the boundaries of the Lady's Island/St. Helena Island Fire District
2013/14 February 25, 2013 By Title Only March 11, 2013 March 25, 2013 March 25, 2013
Conditional approval of a request by Beaufort-Jasper Water and Sewer Authority to grant an encroachment permit over the Spanish Moss Rail Trail to Parker's Convenience Store near the intersection of U.S. Highway 21 and Parris Island Gateway as shown on Exhibit A and Exhibit B
2013/15 February 25, 2013 March 11, 2013 April 8, 2013 April 8, 2013
Authorizing the issuance and sale of general obligation bonds, Series 2013A, or such other appropriate series designation, of Beaufort County, South Carolina, in the principal amount of not exceeding $7,600,000
2013/16 February 25, 2013 March 11, 2013 April 8, 2013 April 8, 2013
Authorizing the issuance and sale of general obligation bonds, Series 2013B, or such other appropriate series designation, of Beaufort County, South Carolina, in the principal amount of not exceeding $25,000,000
2013/17 February 25, 2013 March 11, 2013 April 8, 2013 April 8, 2013
Authorizing the issuance and sale of general obligation refunding bonds, Series 2013C, or such other appropriate series designation, of Beaufort County, South Carolina, in the principal amount of not exceeding $37,500,000
2013/18 March 11, 2013 March 25, 2013 April 8, 2013 April 8, 2013
St. Helena Island Zoning Map Amendment for R300-018-000-0290-0000 (6.55 acres, a portion of 74.72 acres; south of Seaside Road) from Resource Conservation (RC) to Rural (R)
2013/19 March 11, 2013 March 25, 2013 April 8, 2013 April 8, 2013
ZDSO text amendment, Appendix I. Lady’s Island Community Preservation Area, Division 2, Lady’s Island Expanded Home Business District, Section 2.5B, Limited and Special Use Standards for  Gas-Convenience Marts; Division 3, Neighborhood Activity Center, Section 3.5, Limited and Special Use Standards for Gas-Convenience Marts; and Division 5, Village Center, Section 5.5, Limited and Special Use Standards for Gas-Convenience Marts, to increase the maximum size of convenience stores in these districts from 2,500 to 4,000 square feet
2013/20 April 8, 2013 By Title Only April 22, 2013 May 6, 2013 May 6, 2013
Solicitor's Office FY 2013 Budget Amendment in the amount of $152,817
2013/21 April 22, 2013 May 6, 2013 May 20, 2013 May 20, 2013
Dissolution of King Grants Phase II Special Purpose Tax District
2013/22 April 22, 2013 May 6, 2013 May 20, 2013 May 20, 2013
Tax Equalization Board Amendment to Increase Membership
2013/23 May 6, 2013 By Title Only May 20, 2013 June 10, 2013 June 20, 2013
FY 2013 Budget Amendment appropriating not to exceed $736,610 of the accumulated year-end fund balance to the Bluffton Township Fire District for renovations to Moss Creek Fire Station #33
2013/24 May 6, 2013 May 20, 2013 June 10, 2013 June 10, 2013
Project Robot, a.k.a., EcoDual, Inc.
2013/25 May 20, 2013 By Title Only June 10, 2013 June 10, 2013 June 24, 2013
County FY 2014 Budget
2013/26 May 20, 2013 June 10, 2013 June 10, 2013 June 24, 2013
School District FY 2014 Budget
2013/27 May 20, 2013 June 10, 2013 June 24, 2013 June 20, 2013
FY 2013 Budget Amendment to Appropriate $150,000 to the Public Defender Budget and $150,000 to the Daufuskie Island Ferry Service Budget
2013/28 June 10, 2013 June 24, 2013 July 22, 2013 July 22, 2013
Authorizing the County Administrator to execute a lease agreement with Bridges Preparatory School for the Charles Lind Brown Community Activity Center
2013/29 June 24, 2013 July 22, 2013 August 12, 2013 August 12, 2013
Rezoning - R100-15-64A, 289-326 and 347-349; 38 residential lots and associated common areas totaling 27.46 acres; off Dorchester Drive and Tomotley, Whitehall and McCalley Courts, in the Grays Hill area), to be zoned from Rural R to Rural-Residential (RR).
2013/30 June 24, 2013 July 22, 2013 August 12, 2013 August 12, 2013
Text amendment to County Code of Ordinances, Chapter 74-Building and Building Regulations, Section 74-64 - Adoption of Building Codes, Subparagraph (1) (amends ordinance to adopt the 20112 Edition of the International Residential Code)
2013/31 June 24, 2013 By Title Only July 22, 2013 August 12, 2013 August 12, 2013
Authorizing the County to sell real property identified as TMP: R200 018 000 054E 0000 (4 Airport Circle, Lady's Island)
2013/32 June 24, 2013 July 22, 2013 August 12, 2013 August 12, 2013
Providing Hilton Head No. 1 Public Service District the authorization to issue general obligation bonds in an amount not to exceed $3,750,000
2013/33 July 22, 2013 August 12, 2013 August 26, 2013 August 26, 2013
An ordinance authorizing Beaufort County to sell real property identified as TMP: R610 030 000 1649 0000
2013/34 July 22, 2013 August 26, 2013 September 9, 2013 Septembe r9, 2013
Establishing a regulation prohibiting the use of handheld electronic communication devices for the reviewing, drafting, or sending of electronic communications while operating a motor vehicle within the unincorporated areas of Beaufort County
2013/35 July 22, 2013 August 12, 2013 Spetember 9, 2013 September 9, 2013
An ordinance to amend the FY 2013-2014 Beaufort County budget ordinance so as to provide a supplemental appropriation from the County’s general reserve fund in the amount of $400,000
2013/36 July 22, 2013 August 12, 2013 August 12, 2013 September 16, 2013
Authorizing the issuance and sale of general obligation refunding bonds, Series 2013D, in the principal amount of not exceeding $25,300,000
2013/37 September 9, 2013 September 16, 2013 September 23, 2013 September 23, 2013
An ordinance to amend the School District FY 2014 Budget to reflect a millage rate reduction from 100.55 to 97.45 to achieve the same appropriated revenue amount of $121,297.587
2013/38 October 14, 2013 October 28, 2013 November 18, 2013 November 18, 2013
Business and Professional License agricultural use text amendment, Article III, Section 18-54, Deductions and exemptions
2013/39 October 14, 2013 October 28, 2013 November 18, 2013 November 18, 2013
ZDSO text amendments, Article XII, Subdivision Design, Division 3 - Types of Subdivisions; Article XIII, Subdivision and Land Development Standards, Division 2-Street Standards; and Article XV, Signs, Division 2-Standards (adds additional requirements for subdivisions, street designs and signs)
2013/40 October 28, 2013 November 18, 2013 December 9, 2013 December 9, 2013
Authorizing the execution and delivery of an assignment of an easement owned by Beaufort County for the construction and maintenance of a roadway identified as Bowling Lane and the rights to unpaved roadways extending therefrom
2013/41 October 28, 2013 November 18, 2013 December 9, 2013 December 9, 2013
Authorizing the execution and delivery of an easement encumbering property owned by Beaufort County, South Carolina