Board of Tax Assessor Regular Session Monday, August 07, 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.Email regarding Mineral Rights

  2. 2.Lee Newberry and James Kreyenbuhl

VI.Approval of Minutes

  1. 1.July 10, 2023 Minutes

  2. 2.July 20, 2023 Special Called Meeting Minutes

VII.Consent Agenda

  1. 1.August 2023 Errors and Releases

VIII.New Business

  1. 1.Cuva Continuations- New Owners

  2. 2.Cuva Breach Without Penalty

  3. 3.Cuva New Approvals

  4. 4.Cuva Breach Due to Age

  5. 5.Cuva Breach- 30 Day Letters

  6. 6.Cuva- Owner Requested Removal of Covenant

  7. 7.2023 BPP New Account NOA

  8. 8.2023 Additional Freeport Approval

  9. 9.Homestead Approvals for 2024

  10. 10.Homestead Denials for 2024

  11. 11.Appeal Waivers and Releases for 2022 with some 2023.

  12. 12.Current year appeal waiver form.

IX.Staff Report

  1. 1.Staff Report