Williamston approves zoning change on setback limits


Williamston Town Council unanimously approved second reading on amendments to the zoning ordinance changing setback limits.
The change to the ordinance reduces the rear setback requirements for all property in the “MFR-Multifamily Residential” Zoning District from 25 feet to 15 feet.
The vote was 4-0 with Councilman David Harvell absent.
Council approved a resolution authorizing recovery of debt due for utilities to be collected by the state from a tax refund if the debtor is getting a state tax refund.
It is related to the setoff debt collection act passed by the state.
Council approved a resolution to authorize the SC Municipal Association to act as a claimant agency for the town concerning the debt set off collection act.