Planning Commission

 

Term of Office:

4 years

 
Membership:

Nine members appointed by Town Council. Members must reside within the Batesburg-Leesville Town limits.

 
Responsibilities:
  • Makes recommendations to Town Council regarding zoning and rezoning requests.
  • Makes recommendations to Town Council regarding the adoption of zoning and text amendments.
  • Reviews and makes recommendations regarding requests for annexation into the Town limits.
  • Develop and carry out a continuing planning program for the Town's physical, social, and economic growth, as well as development and re-development predominantly through the Comprehensive Plan.
  • Must have understanding of attendance requirements.
  • Must attend state-mandated six-hour orientation training within one year of appointment and attend at least three hours of continuing education each year.

 

Meeting Schedule:

The Planning Commission meets the third Monday of each month at 6:30 p.m. in the Council Chambers at Town Hall, as needed. There is usually one to two cases on each agenda and meetings last for approximately one hour. 

 
Planning Commission Members
 MEMBER DISTRICT / POSITION TERM
VACANT District 1 Member Expires 11/2021
David W. Bouknight, Jr. District 2 Member Expires 11/2023
Jennifer Edwards District 3 Member Expires 11/2021
Betty B. Hartley District 4 Member Expires 11/2023
Andy Jennings District 5 Member (Chairman) Expires 11/2021
Tillman Gives District 6 Member Expires 11/2023
Jay Soileau District 7 Member Expires 11/2021
Laurel Gillespie District 8 Member Expires 11/2023
James "Tripp" Bouknight, III At-Large Member Expires 11/2021

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
Planning Commission Agendas and Minutes

Event

Date/Time

Agenda

Planning Commission

  01/18/21

No meeting 

Planning Commission   

  02/15/21    

Agenda | Minutes  

Planning Commission

  03/15/21

Agenda | Minutes

Planning Commission

  03/25/21

Agenda | Minutes

Planning Commission

  05/17/21

No meeting

Planning Commission

  06/21/21

No Meeting

Planning Commission

  07/19/21

Agenda | Minutes

Planning Commission

  08/16/21

Agenda | Minutes

Planning Commission

  09/20/21

Agenda | Minutes

Planning Commission

  10/18/21

Agenda | Minutes

Planning Commission

  11/15/21          

Agenda | Minutes

Planning Commission

  12/20/21 

Agenda | Minutes