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3:30 pm on Tuesday October 25, 2011

Share your thoughts on shaping the future for Port Royal

irleslie Mixing business and residential appropriately are key in form-based codes. Local government groups have been working to create a new design and building code for Port Royal and Shell Point that revolves around creating more liveable...
7:47 am on Sunday May 15, 2011

With groundbreaking of 'MidTown Square,' Beaufort's form-based code efforts get a push

Submitted Builder Allen Patterson of Allen Patterson Residential talks about MidTown Square and the plans to the right. Construction to place 16 single-family homes and six live-work units in Beaufort's MidTown Square is getting underway soon....
6:55 am on Friday January 7, 2011

Micro survey of downtown Beaufort to kick off as prelude to bigger planning

As the City of Beaufort looks toward implementing a citywide form based code, they're starting off by surveying downtown block by block, lot by lot. The Island Packet was at the recent Beaufort Redevelopment Commission where plans were discussed and...
5:02 am on Wednesday November 10, 2010

Beaufort approves new gas station rules that allow for more pumps but require more eye-pleasing designs

Flickr user ^riza^ Soon to go into hiding. On Tuesday Beaufort City Council gave approval on second reading to a new set of rules that strike out a controversial cap on the number of fuel pumps at gas stations but add new rules that require the...
3:52 am on Saturday August 28, 2010

Beaufort developers want more pumps at the stations

Flickr user orinrobertjohn How many pumps should gas stations have? Not something you typically think about. But at least one developer is asking Beaufort to allow for more pumps at the station. Check out the read over at The Island Packet.