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Posted on: February 9, 2021

DHEC Reissues the NPDES Stormwater Construction General Permit

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 The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) has reissued the NPDES General Permit for Stormwater Discharges from Construction Activities (SCR100000) on January 29, 2021.  This NPDES General Permit will becom...

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Planning and Development Services
Posted on: January 26, 2021

Proposed Residential Design Standards in Lake Wylie Ordinance - Learn More

Residential Standards

The Lake Wylie Small Area Plan, developed with considerable public input, was adopted by York County Council on October 19, 2020. During the Plan's development, staff conducted a visual preference survey of residential building designs with the p...

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Planning and Development Services
Posted on: January 5, 2021

Open Space Ordinance Adopted

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York County Council identified a need to mitigate the extensive loss of tree canopy within large scale residential developments. Planning staff presented policy alternatives to Council to address this concern which included: improved open space standards,...

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Planning and Development Services
Posted on: January 4, 2021

Revised Policy on Larger Common Plan for Development

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A Department policy on the Interpretation of the “Larger Common Plan for Development” definition found in Chapter 152 – Stormwater Management and Sediment Control Ordinance of the York County Code of Ordinances has been revised. This revised policy can be...

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Posted on: December 3, 2020

Clover School District Impact Fees

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Clover School District (CSD) public education facility impact fees go into effect January 15, 2021. This new impact fee applies to all new residential development within the district, including the Town of Clover and unincorporated York County wi...

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