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Jan 17, 2017 Update

On Jan. 6, 2017, we saw some pipe lying in the back of the proposed subdivision and thought they were…

Greenville County GIS date showing an illegal setback from our private road (H-82)

The latest data from Greenville County shows that they expect to make changes to H-82, which is illegal. As Judy…

Greenville County Public Works Offices

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Response from the State Ethics Commission

On January 13, 2017, we received a response from the State of South Carolina State Ethics Commission.

The Right of Way for Roper Mountain Estates Subdivision Ends at Luest Road

In addition to the document below, see the county engineer’s statement in the Greenville News and this inspection report.

Our attorney’s letter to Metro Sewer

Here’s an excerpt from a letter our attorney sent Metro Sewer on December 15: We highly recommend LegalShield, who assigned…

Does Anyone Know the Whereabouts of the SC State Law Enforcement Division?

We sent a complaint about our plight to the State Law Enforcement Division at the address supplied by Governor Haley,…

Other

We have lived on this property and have some things to remember in these quiet surroundings. In 2000, when I…

Profanities by a backhoe driver

Today, workers were working again on the property of the proposed subdivision (Azalea Manor), and I went over and told…

More evidence that Greenville County has no right-of-way on Roper Mountain Court (Luest Road)

See also this letter and this news article.

Response from Governor Nikki Haley’s office

——– Original Message ——– Subject: Thank you for contacting the office of Governor Haley Date: 2016-12-09 13:40 Dear Ms. Morton,…

Sewers Must have Legal Easements

On Thursday, December 15, 2016, a contractor for AT&T who said her name was Amy, came and began spray painting…

Another subdivision to be wedged into the gridlocked section of Roper Mountain Road

Jim Burns’ Graduation Opus will be the approval of another subdivision, Azalea Manor by RJR Venture Group, that will be…

Make the Roads Spending Program Transparent

The Greenville Chamber of Commerce wants an automatic gas tax increase based on inflation, as Tara said on the Tara…

Will China Ever Catch Up?

On the evening of December 7, 2016, some bloggers broke the news that an old woman in Yibin City, Sichuan…

Initial Response from Congressman Trey Gowdy’s Office

We received this email from Trey Gowdy’s office this week: County Council Issue From:     Jordan, Suzette Date:     Mon…

Letters Asking for Help

Evidence that we sent information of our situation to the Greenville County Sheriff on Sep 30, 2016: Letter sent to…

Developer creates fire hazard next to our yard

Evidence that RJR Venture Group pushed up piles of dead wood against our yard — a fire hazard especially lately….

We see your plan, Councilman Burns & Greenville County

In ancient China, all the daughters were the king’s property. Every year or so, the king would receive new concubines,…

Buried Entrance Photo Gallery
Greenville County Council Lays Siege Against Greenville County Citizen

It’s peace time in America, but our home is under siege by Greenville County. Can someone let Congressman Trey Gowdy…

Taxpayers Paved a Private Road

Taxpayers should be able to use Roper Mountain Court because they paid to pave it!

No landowner signatures on the form for Luest Road

One minor detail about the proposal to get access to Luest Road (now Roper Mountain Court) for RME subdivision is…

Form Letters to Get our Property

Well-meaning form letters that miss the root cause of the problem: In short, the road they stole was inadequate. Let’s…

Developers mark their “turf” on our fence

Developers or else the County mark “their turf” on our fence like a dog who thinks he owns some territory…

County Councilman Jim Burns

How can it be that a subdivision can confiscate a private road for its own convenience after having closed its…

History of Councilmen in RME Subdivision

I learned from the man who owns the land across from our property that two County Councilmen have lived in…

Councilman Jim Burns was involved in getting the County working for RME Subdivision
Loss of access to home means higher property value?

Greenville County, SC, sent us a Notice of Classification, Appraisal & Assessment of Real Estate Tax Year 2015, and claimed…

No County Right of Way

See also this letter and this property inspection report.

Greenville County knew what it was doing
A Crazy School Bus Route

One of the main reasons given in the Roper Mountain Estates’ form letters to Greenville County for commandeering “Roper Mountain…

A Buried Entrance

With a road of Roper Mountain Estates (RME) subdivision conveniently lining up with the private Luest Road, the subdivision chose…

Take the Long Way Home

The green path is the way we used to get home; the red path is the only way we can…

An Illegal Sewer – Part 2

We heard a neighbor who lives in Roper Mountain Estates subdivision complain that he just cannot eliminate the bad smell…

An Illegal Sewer

Although Greenville County Engineer Judy Wortkoetter admitted in the 2001 Greenville News article that the County has “no right of…

A Path Worthy of the Man

Greenville County had the smaller working entrance to Roper Mountain Estates (RME) subdivision, where County Councilman Jim Burns lives, paved…

Taxpayers of Greenville County, get what you’re paying for!

Greenville County taxpayers, have you had trouble using Garlington Rd to get from Pelham Rd to Roper Mountain Road? Now…

Developers eying the sewer installed illegally on our land by Greenville County, SC

In 2016 a surveyor named Neal Fogleman came to our house representing the new owner of property behind us. They…