Board of Tax Assessor Regular Session Tuesday, December 05, 2023 04:00 PM Effingham County Historic Courthouse

The Georgia Conflict of Interest in Zoning Action Statue (O.C.G.A. §§ 36-67A-1 et seq.) requires disclosure of certain campaign contributions made by applicants for rezoning actions and by opponents of rezoning application. A rezoning applicant or opponent of a rezoning application must disclose contributions or gifts which in aggregate total $250.00 or more if made within the last two years to a current member of Effingham County Planning Board, Board of Commissioners, or other Effingham County official who will consider the application. The campaign contribution disclosure requirement applies to an opponent of a rezoning application who publishes his or her opposition by appearance before the Planning Board or Board of Commissioners or by any other oral or written communication to a member or members of the Planning Board or Board of Commissioners. Disclosure must be reported to the Board of Commissioners by applicants within ten (10) days after the rezoning application is filed and by opponents at least five (5) days prior to the first hearing by the Planning Board. Any person knowing failing to comply with these requirements shall be guilty of a misdemeanor.
“Individuals with disabilities who require special needs to observe and/or participate in this meeting, or who have questions regarding the accessibility of the meeting or the facilities should contact the County Clerk at 912-754-2123 promptly to afford the County time to create reasonable accommodations for those persons.”

I.Call to Order


III.Staff Present

IV.Agenda Approval


  1. 1.Ms. Ashley Hynes will be attending the meeting regarding her CUVA property.

  2. 2.Mr. David Wood is coming to the meeting to discuss his CUVA application.

VI.Approval of Minutes

  1. 1.November 6, 2023, Regular Session Minutes

VII.Consent Agenda

  1. 1.Errors and Release December 5, 2023

VIII.Old Business

  1. 1.Homesites

  2. 2.Arnsdorff CUVA

  3. 3.Structure Base Rate Study 

IX.New Business

  1. 1.Cuva- For Board Discussion

  2. 2.Exempt Property Application

  3. 3.2023 Public Utility NOA's for approval

  4. 4.2023 Not on Digest NOA for approval

  5. 5.Vehicle Policy Correction

  6. 6.Cuva Policy- Requirements For a Business to Be Allowed to Enter Into a Conservation Use Covenant

  7. 7.Cuva Breach Without Penalty

  8. 8.Cuva New Approvals

  9. 9.Cuva Denials

  10. 10.Cuva Continuations

  11. 11.Cuva Breach- 30 Day Notice

  12. 12.Cuva Current Year Breach

  13. 13.2024 Homestead Maximum for veterans Exemption

  14. 14.2024 Social Security Homestead Maximum

  15. 15.Homestead Approvals December 5, 2023

  16. 16.Homestead Denials December 5, 2023

  17. 17.December 5, 2023, Appeal Waivers and Withdraws

  18. 18.2024 Mobile Home Prebill Digest