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State's beachfront restaurant needs manager

JEKYLL ISLAND, Ga. -- There's a beachfront...carry out the agreement. Last week, the Jekyll Island State Park Authority sent out a request...operate the restaurant just north of the Jekyll Island Convention Center and Great Dunes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-06-23/states-beachfront-restaura
Jekyll Island eyes big change to conservation law

...room is left for future development on Jekyll Island, the state park's governing...change in the law being pursued by the Jekyll Island Authority has merit. The authority...fixed acreage that total construction on Jekyll Island can't exceed."Going by the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-09-22/jekyll-island-eyes-big-change
Jekyll oversight chair supports change in park law

JEKYLL ISLAND, Ga. - A major change to the state law that has limited development on Jekyll Island for 42 years should win approval...state senator in charge of oversight for Jekyll Island said Thursday.Since 1971, the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-10-17/jekyll-oversight-chair-suppor
Lawmakers weigh big change for Jekyll Island

...development of hotels and attractions on Jekyll Island has long been governed by a seemingly...groups and the state authority that manages Jekyll Island want to do away with using a percentage...compromise was hatched last year as the Jekyll Island Authority and environmentalists...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-01-19/lawmakers-weigh-big-change-je
Georgia laws on guns, Medicaid expansion set for Tuesday

...the program afloat for future generations. JEKYLL ISLANDHouse Bill 715 limits development on Jekyll Island and clarifies the amount of land that...regulations barred development on 65 percent of Jekyll Island's land, but it was unclear if nearby...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-06-28/georgia-laws-guns-medica
New Georgia laws begin Tuesday

...the program afloat for future generations. JEKYLL ISLAND House Bill 715 limits development on Jekyll Island and clarifies the amount of land that...regulations barred development on 65 percent of Jekyll Island's land, but it was unclear if nearby...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-30/new-georgia-laws-begin-tuesd
Advisory group: Jekyll Island has exceeded development limit

...decades-old state law passed to protect Jekyll Island's unspoiled beaches, salt marshes...conservationists and coastal residents concluded Jekyll Island long ago exceeded its maximum footprint...The conclusions were so jarring that the Jekyll Island Authority, the agency that operates...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-05-12/advisory-group-jekyll-island-
Attorney general rules Jekyll Island must count marsh as land

SAVANNAH, Ga. - State law requires Jekyll Island officials to count marsh that stands...conclusion of a task force appointed by the Jekyll Island Au thor ity that said the island...development. The group said that for decades Jekyll officials wrongly included hundreds of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-06-27/attorney-general-rules-jekyll
Hotel delay costs Jekyll conventions

...the prolonged wait has already caused Jekyll Island to lose convention business after...Developers of a new 200-room Westin hotel on Jekyll Island were counting on that tax break...allowed them to break ground this month. Jekyll Island officials, who just opened a new...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-09-27/hotel-delay-costs-jekyll-c
Spokesman says Gov. Deal would deny tax break to Jekyll hotel

...attractions to a planned convention hotel on Jekyll Island because it would be unfair to competing...to boosting tourism and conventions on Jekyll Island, where Georgia taxpayers have...existing Georgia job providers." The Jekyll Island Auth ority said last week that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-10-02/spokesman-says-gov-deal-would