Another Johns Island development gets an unfavorable vote

Image by Charleston CountyImage by 20090414-aerial.jpg Proposed development area outlined in orange; view is southernly.

On Monday night, plans for a 73-home development on Johns Island received an unfavorable review by the Charleston County Planning Commission.

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Still, the final call about Saltpond Pointe rest with County Council on May 5.

Read all about the meeting over at the paper, or get all the facts about the development and the commission's decision in this PDF from the county (jump to page 44).

And, yes, this is just one of several contested developments on the rural island.

Thanks, Tom for tipping us off to this.

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