Erika V. Harrison Persistence, Perseverance & Personal Service

The ABC’s of Zoning

Recently, a friend posed a question to me  regarding whether a municipality ordinance prohibiting the sale of liquor within a certain distance of residence, schools, playgrounds, and churches may exceed the State’s statute. S.C. Code 61-6-120 provides as follows “The department shall not grant or issue…

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Vested Reprieve

Vested Reprieve for Developers ~Erika V. Harrison~ May 26, 2010~ On March 19, 2010, Governor Mark Sanford provided a reprieve for developers when he signed House Bill 4445 (“H4445”), a joint resolution suspending the two year limit of the Vested Rights Act until December 31,…

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Making Home Affordable

Recently, I gave a seminar on the Federal Governments Making Home Affordable program.  Attached you will find the presentation Making Home Affordable

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Mixed Use Zoning Ordinance

Enhancing affordable housing and reducing stress on homeowners and small developers.  The City of Charleston is adopting a New Mixed Use Zoning Ordinance. This ordinance promotes affordable and re-adapative uses for individual homeowners seeking to generate income from their property to reduce the financial stress…

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