Angel Oak Village topic page

4:22 am on Thursday September 15, 2011

It's a deal: Land sale aims to buffer, protect Angel Oak Park

Image by Ken Hawkins/TheDigitel The tree is believed to be some 1,400 years old.Update September 15: Charleston City Council has given final approval for the deal to buy the 6.5 acres at a reduced price of $339,000. Update September 7: If you've...
6:33 am on Tuesday May 12, 2009

P&C implores officials to buy up Angel Oak land

Image by Ken Hawkins/TheDigitelImage by 20090512-angel-oak.jpgAn editorial over at The Post and Courier says the city and county should come together to buy up much land around the Angel Oak to prevent it from being consumed in phase two of the...
11:11 am on Friday April 17, 2009

Developers scale back Angel Oak Village; debate continues

Despite considerable scaling back of development plans, resistance to the proposed Angel Oak Development remains staunch. Hop on over to The Post and Courier for the latest. Also of note is that the man who owned the Angel Oak for 25 years has made...
6:27 am on Friday April 10, 2009

City board shows concern over proposed Angel Oak development

A city board was hardly excited over proposed plans for a proposed development near the prized Angel Oak tree. Read more stories on this subject in our Angel Oak topic page.The Post and Courier was at Thursday's meeting and reports the Commercial...
4:41 am on Tuesday March 24, 2009

Next review of Angel Oak development approaches; here's where things stand (update: deferred)

Image by Flickr user zeynep'arkok Image by 20090324-angel-oak.jpg Update March 26: The meeting has been deferred until April 9 due to a "clerical error." Mmmm. Bureaucracy. First reporting: The saga of the proposed development near the Angel Oak...
4:09 am on Sunday February 1, 2009

A case for responsible development on Johns Island

Last week the City of Charleston's Commercial Corridor Design Review Board voted to block the controversial Angel Oak Village development for not fitting in with the area or the plan for the area. Read more stories on this subject in our Johns...
6:28 pm on Thursday January 15, 2009

Angel Oak Village coming up at design review meeting

In order to gain approval for a mixed use development the developer of the Angel Oak Village is going before the City of Charleston's Commercial Design Review Board on Thursday, January 22, at 5 p.m. Read more stories on this subject in our Angel...
7:34 pm on Thursday October 2, 2008

Grand oaks will get the ax

Charleston's Board of Zoning Appeals is allowing 24 grand oak trees to be cut down near the Angel Oak so a the Angel Oak Village development can move forward. [gmap markers=blue::32.718843648917,-80.08097648620605 |zoom=13 |center=32.72245418561667...
9:26 am on Tuesday September 30, 2008

Many grand oaks face the ax

Image by Flickr user Keep My Day JobImage by 20080930angeloak.jpg Update October 2: The developers will be allowed to chop down the trees. Read more. Original story: Many environmentalists and Johns Islanders are irate over a plan to remove dozens...
10:49 am on Tuesday August 5, 2008

Developer postpones request to remove grand trees

The developer of Angel Oak Village has delayed his request to be allowed to remove 34 grand trees from the Johns Island site. The request was to be heard Wednesday (August 6) by the City of Charleston Board of Zoning Appeals. The removal of the...
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