May 8, 2023

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Beaufort County Council confirms original community vision for St Helena Island 

Monday, May 8, 2023

Decades ago, the St. Helena community made clear that its vision for the island’s future was a place where generations of Gullah/Geechee families could continue to sustain their rich farming, hunting, and fishing culture. This vision does not include golf courses, gated communities, and resort developments, which threaten to interrupt the cultural way of life for this community.  Today, a third and final reading by Beaufort County Council of clarifying revisions to…

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