Around the County . . .


Anderson County Public Works reported the following projects underway:
Development Standards
§  Anderson County Citizens Advisory Committee will meet on Wednesday February 1, 2017 at 6:30PM to hear the following;
§  Special Exception Application to allow for the construction of a new 11,000 athletic facility at BHP, Honea Path-, District 3

§  Special Exception Application to allow for the construction of a new conference center for Anderson Career Center located on Belton Highway Williamston, District 7.

§  Ravenwood Regional Pump Station Upgrade, Piedmont.
§  Verizon Wireless tower located on Brown Road, Anderson.
§  Verizon Wireless tower located on Blue Ridge Ave., Belton.
§  Anderson Federal Credit Union located on Highway 81N, Anderson.

§  Midway Ridge, a PD, (Planned Development) Lot # 31 Final Approval granted.
§  Arbor’s @ Cobb Glenn, a PD (Planned Development) Lot #15, Final Approval granted.
§  Rivendell/Buckland, a PD (Planned Development) Lot #4, Lot # 6, and Lot #42 Final Approval granted.
§  Convenience store located at 4555 Highway 81N, Anderson.
§  Willow Haven @ Cobb’s Glenn (PD)
§  Covered Bridge @ Jones Creek

§  Wilson Spec building Shiloh Church Road, Piedmont.
§  604 Cherokee Road, Anderson, possible garage encroachment on property line.
Fleet Services
? To see a listing of vehicles and equipment being sold visit the Anderson County Website at  You can then click ‘Online Auction’ to view inventory and register.
Roads & Bridges
? Grading Crew is working on Shiloh Church Road, clearing and grubbing the right-of-way (Bridge Replacement Project targeted to start April 4).
? Sign crews installed missing road signs and closed Shiloh Church Road for grading crew.
? Completed second review of Bronson Ridge Subdivision.
? Completed second review of Hemlock Subdivision, Phase 2.

? The pre-construction conference for the Broadway Dam Repair project was conducted on-site. District 2 Council Member Gracie Floyd, concerned citizens, county personnel, engineers, and Moorhead Construction representatives attended the meeting. Work will begin next week.
? Pre-submittal meetings were conducted for a proposed assisted living facility off of Hwy 81N and another Duke Energy project associated with the conversion of the Lee Steam facility.
? A design assistance meeting was conducted for Woodland Hills Subdivision.
Solid Waste
? “The Great Anderson County Cleanup” will be held on March 25, 2017 from 8am until noon. There will be a Kick-Off party for the event on March 6, 2017 at 6:00pm.
? Environmental Enforcement educated residents at the Slabtown, Whitefield, and King David Convenience Centers on properly covering their loads. 
Animal Shelter
? Took in 105 animals.
? 15 were surrendered by their owner, 80 were seized by animal control; 10 were turned in as strays.
? We completed 63 adopts, returned 12 animals to their owners and transferred out 29 animals to rescue groups! Four animals died and 10 were euthanized due to illness or aggression.
? Received a generous donation of almost 20 cases of paper towels from First Quality!