2015 Ordinances

DescriptionFirst ReadingSecond ReadingPublic HearingThird Reading
2015/1 December 8, 2014 January 12, 2015 January 26, 2015 January 26, 2015
An ordinance to appropriate funds not to exceed $412,500 from the Local (3%) Accommodations Tax Fund to the County General Fund for design and rehabilitation improvements for the Daufuskie Island Pier
2015/2 December 8, 2014 January 12, 2015 January 26, 2015 January 26, 2015
An ordinance authorizing the execution and delivery of a right of way encumbering property owned jointly by Beaufort County and the Town of Hilton Head Island, South Carolina (Spanish Wells Road (S-7-79) which is more particularly known as R511-077-000-075A and R511-007-000-075F located on Spanish Wells Road (S-7-79)
2015/3 December 8, 2014 January 12, 2015 January 26, 2015 January 26, 2015
An ordinance authorizing and providing for the issuance and sale of not to exceed $8,500,000 limited general obligation bonds of Beaufort County, South Carolina (Bluffton Township Fire District), Series 2015 or such other appropriate series designation (Projects: Maintenance Facility, Fire Engine Fleet Replacement, Training Facility and Area)
2015/4 December 8, 2014 January 12, 2015 January 26, 2015 January 26, 2015
Beaufort County Zoning Map amendment (Lady’s Island) R200-15-51, -51A, -724, and -725 (39.03 acres, known as the Village at Oyster Bluff PUD), from Lady's Island Community Preservation (LICP) District and Lady's Island Expanded Home Business District (LIEHB) to Planned Unit Development (PUD) with conditions
2015/5 January 26, 2015 February 9, 2015 March 9, 2015 March 9, 2015
An ordinance authorizing the donation of approximately 0.39 acres of County-owned real estate to the Child Abuse Prevention Association (CAPA)
2015/6 January 26, 2015 By Title Only February 9, 2015 March 9, 2015 March 9, 2015
An ordinance authorizing the County Administrator to execute a lease agreement with the Santa Elena Project Foundation for the Federal Courthouse
2015/7 March 9, 2015 March 23, 2015 April 13, 2015 April 13, 2015
An ordinance of the County of Beaufort, South Carolina to amend Section 2-346, et seq. of the Beaufort County Code of Laws establishing the salaries for various elected officials, excluding County Council members (to include Magistrates and Master-in-Equity)
2015/8 March 9, 2015 March 23, 2015 April 13, 2015 April 13, 2015
Text amendment to the ordinance establishing a road maintenance fee on all vehicles which are domiciled and garaged in Beaufort County and thereby use the roadways and bridges owned and maintained by Beaufort County and the state to increase the fee from $10.00 to $16.50 and provide for subsequent increases as appropriate based on the consumer price index
2015/9 March 9, 2015 March 23, 2015 April 13, 2015 April 13, 2015
An ordinance to appropriate funds not to exceed $806,727 from the 3% local accommodations tax funds to the County general fund for construction of the Spanish Moss Trail Phase 2 (1.7 miles from Depot Road to Broad River Boulevard)
2015/10 March 23, 2015 April 13, 2015 April 27, 2015 April 27, 2015
An ordinance to amend Beaufort County Ordinance 2014/14, FY 2014-2015 Beaufort County budget by deleting existing appropriation levels so as not to exceed anticipated general revenues
2015/11 March 23, 2015 April 13, 2015 April 27, 2015 April 27, 2015
An ordinance to appropriate $150,000 from the 3% local accommodations tax fund to the Santa Elena Foundation
2015/12 March 23, 2015 April 13, 2015 April 27, 2015 April 27, 2015
An ordinance authorizing the County Administrator to execute a lease agreement with Diamond Transportation, LLC
2015/13 March 23, 2015 April 13, 2015 April 27, 2015 April 27, 2015
An ordinance to transfer funds not exceed to $78,810 from the 3% local accommodations tax fund to the general fund for the Broad River Fishing Pier Rehabilitation Project
2015/14 April 27, 2015 May 11, 2015 May 26, 2015 May 26, 2015
An ordinance to appropriate $500,000 from the 2% hospitality tax fund to the University of South Carolina – Beaufort Center for the Arts Renovation Project
2015/15 April 27, 2015 May 11, 2015 May 11, 2015, May 26, 2015 May 26, 2015
County Fiscal Year 2015/2016 Budget
2015/16 May 11, 2015 May 26, 2015 May 11, 2015, May 26, 2015 June 8, 2015
School District Fiscal Year 2015/2016 Budget
2015/17 May 11, 2015 May 26, 2015 June 8, 2015 June 8, 2015
An ordinance establishing rules and regulations for the use of Alljoy Beach, Beaufort County, South Carolina
2015/18 N/A N/A N/A June 22, 2015
An emergency ordinance prohibiting the importation of exotic animals within Beaufort County
2015/19 May 26, 2015 June 8, 2015 June 22, 2015 June 22, 2015
Declaring certain real property as surplus property and authorizing Beaufort County to sell real property identified as TMP: R100 033 00A 021B 0000
2015/20 June 8, 2015 June 22, 2015 July 27, 2015 July 27, 2015
Text amendment to the Beaufort County Community Development Code (CDC), Section 5.6.40 (Permanent sign types for buildings, businesses and communities) (To permit free standing signs in T4 Districts, subject to certain conditions)
2015/21 June 8, 2015 June 22, 2015 July 27, 2015 July 27, 2015
St. Helena Island Zoning Map Amendment / rezoning request for R300-016-000-183A-0000 (10 acres, off Ball Park Road, known as The Leroy E. Browne Center) from T2-R (Rural) to T2-RNO (Rural Neighborhood Open)
2015/22 June 22, 2015 July 27, 2015 August 10, 2015 August 10, 2015
Transferring property identified as TMP: R120 008 000 0210 to LowCountry Habitat for Humanity for remediation and the promotion of affordable housing
2015/23 N/A N/A N/A August 10, 2015
An emergency ordinance prohibiting the importation of exotic animals within Beaufort County
2015/24 July 27, 2015 August 20, 2015 July 27, 2015, August 24, 2015 September 28, 2015
An ordinance to amend the Stormwater Management Utility Ordinance as adopted August 22, 2005 to provide for amendment of the rate structure, adjust utility rates, and to modify certain terms to accurately reflect administration structure
2015/25 August 24, 2015 September 14, 2015 September 28, 2015 September 28, 2015
An ordinance to authorize the County Administrator to execute a quit claim deed for the Mary Fields School and associated property on Daufuskie Island to the First Union African Baptist Church
2015/26 August 24, 2015 September 14, 2015 September 28, 2015 September 28, 2015
An ordinance of the County of Beaufort, South Carolina to amend Article II, Section 14-26, et seq. of the Beaufort County Code of Laws to prohibit the importation of exotic animals within Beaufort County.
2015/27 September 14, 2015 September 28, 2015 October 12, 2015 October 12, 2015
An ordinance of the County of Beaufort, South Carolina to amend Chapter 14, Article II, Section 14.26 through 14.37 of the Beaufort County Code of Laws revising Beaufort County Animal Control
2015/28 August 24, 2015 September 28, 2015 September 28, 2015 October 26, 2015
An ordinance to amend the Beaufort County Ordinance Number 2006-24 so as to provide for a discounted impact fee schedule for qualified affordable housing developments
2015/29 September 28, 2015 October 12, 2015 October 26, 2015 October 26, 2015
An ordinance to appropriate $64,600 from the local (3%) accommodations tax fund for construction management services for the Daufuskie Island pier rehabilitation project
2015/30 September 28, 2015 October 12, 2015 October 26, 2015 October 26, 2015
An ordinance to authorize the County Administrator to execute a quit claim deed for a portion of Lowen Drive, Port Royal, South Carolina
2015/31 September 28, 2015 October 12, 2015 October 26, 2015 October 26, 2015
An Ordinance of Beaufort County Council establishing the County Transportation Committee and amending Chapter 2, Article V by adding Division 4
2015/32 October 12, 2015 October 26, 2015 November 9, 2015 November 9, 2015
Text amendment to the Beaufort County Community Development Code (CDC), Articles 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, and 10 (Transect Zone Amendments; Sign Amendments, Division 5.6; Use Amendments: Use Table, Section 3.1.60, Land Use Definition Table, Section 3.1.70, and Specific to the Use Standards, Division 4.1; Corrections, Clarifications and Provisions from the Zoning and Development Standards Ordinance)
2015/33 October 12, 2015 October 26, 2015 November 9, 2015 November 9, 2015
Text amendments to the Beaufort County Community Development Code (CDC), Section 3.2.100.E (T4 Hamlet Center) and Section 3.3.30.C (Neighborhood Mix-Use (C3) Zone) to Establish a Height Limit of 35 Feet for Institutional Buildings
2015/34 October 12, 2015 October 26, 2015 November 9, 2015 November 9, 2015
Lady’s Island Zoning Map amendment for R200 015 000 0165 0000, R200 015 000 0721 0000, R200 015 000 0820 0000, R200 015 000 0866 0000, R200 015 000 0867 0000, R200 015 000 0868 0000, R200 015 000 0869 0000, R200 015 000 0870 0000, R200 015 000 0871 0000, R200 015 000 0872 0000, R200 015 000 0873 0000, R200 015 000 0874 0000, R200 015 000 0875 0000 (13 parcels totaling 8.75 acres, south side of Sea Island Parkway between Lady’s Island Commons and Youmans Road) from T4-HC (Hamlet Center) to T4-HCO (Hamlet Center Open)
2015/35 October 12, 2015 October 26, 2015 November 9, 2015 November 9, 2015
Lady’s Island Zoning Map amendment for R200 015 000 111G 0000, R200 015 000 0114 0000, R200 015 000 114B 0000, R200 015 000 114C 0000, R200 015 000 114D 0000, AND R200 015 000 0638 0000 – north of Sea Island Parkway; R200 018 00A 0147 0000, R200 018 00A 0148 0000, R200 018 00A 0149 0000, R200 018 00A 0150 0000, R200 018 00A 0161 0000, R200 018 00A 0162 0000, R200 018 00A 0163 0000, R200 018 00A 0192 0000, R200 018 00A 0193 0000, and R200 018 00A 0248 0000 – south of Sea Island Parkway (16 parcels totaling 19 acres, north and south Sea Island Parkway between Gay Drive and Dow Road) from T3-N (Neighborhood) and T3-HN (Hamlet Neighborhood) to T4-NC (Neighborhood Center) and T4-HCO (Hamlet Center)
2015/36 October 26, 2015 November 11, 2015 November 30, 2015 November 30, 2015
An ordinance authorizing the execution and delivery of an easement encumbering property owned by Beaufort County, South Carolina (S.C. Highway 170 Utility Easement for Palmetto Electric Cooperative, Inc.)
2015/37 November 9, 2015 Nobember 30, 2015 December 14, 2015 December 14, 2015
Text amendments to the Beaufort County Community Development Code (CDC), Table 3.1.60 Consolidated Use Table Offices and Services, #17. Residential Storage Facility, Addition C (permitted use with conditions) to T4-HC (Hamlet Center)