Plan would put housing on Lowery Island

Plan would put housing on Lowery Island

There are 1 comment on the The South Mississippi Sun Herald story from Feb 22, 2008, titled Plan would put housing on Lowery Island. In it, The South Mississippi Sun Herald reports that:

Sen. Tommy Moffatt, R-Gautier, met with representatives of the city of Pascagoula and the Secretary of State's Office on Friday about a plan to lease Lowry Island and develop housing and commercial uses on it.

The island is in the Pascagoula River near Escatawpa. The Secretary of State's Office, which controls the island because it has a tidelands area designation, is a little concerned about the impact of development there because of the wetlands, Moffatt said. Any housing developments built there would likely not be very big because the ground is soft, Moffatt said. The plan is just developing. There is a bill in the Senate to allow the land to be leased, but no action has been taken. Read more

Join the discussion below, or Read more at The South Mississippi Sun Herald.

liz

Prescott, AZ

#1 Mar 12, 2008
Who would be responsible for this island's infrastructure. I for one think that what is located in Jackson County and the city's of the county are not being maintained as they should. Toilets don't flush properly, the water is disgusting,sewage in your yards, potholes big enough to lose a vehicle in, and every one wants to raise taxes, so how far will we have to bend over for this one and say with a smile thank you for screwing us again

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Gautier Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
News Ocean Springs group takes first step in process... Aug 20 Benton 1
Review: New Wave Internal Medicine (Aug '15) Aug 18 Galaxy 3
the music thread (Mar '12) Aug 14 Musikologist 20
News Parolee sought in latest Moss Point transgender... Aug 10 Sneaky Pete 1
donut hole Aug 9 Yummy 4
News Well over $1 million still owed in DMR case Aug 5 Walker Watch 1
News Pro public education PAC formed by parents stat... Jul 28 Something to Do 1

Gautier Jobs

More from around the web

Personal Finance

Gautier Mortgages