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  • Monday, June 12, 2017 6:30 AM | DNA ADMIN Communications (Administrator)

    REMINDER: The next series of meetings on short-term vacation rentals will be held TODAY, Monday, June 12 at the Civic Center, Musgrove Room at these times:

    Administrative Enhancements: Monday, June 12, 1:00 PM
    Managing Growth: Monday, June 12, 2:30 PM


  • Sunday, June 11, 2017 7:52 AM | DNA ADMIN Communications (Administrator)


  • Thursday, June 08, 2017 2:45 PM | DNA ADMIN Communications (Administrator)

    [Position Statement concerning short term vacation rentals from National Trust for Historic Preservation]

    We understand that the City of Savannah will be holding a hearing in the coming days on short term vacation rentals. I want to share the attached position statement of the National Trust for Historic Preservation on Short Term Vacation Rentals in historic districts and neighborhoods, to help the city in its consideration of this issue.

    All the best,
    David Brown

    David J. Brown | EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT AND CHIEF PRESERVATION OFFICER
    P 202.588.6227 F 202.588.6082

    NATIONAL TRUST FOR HISTORIC PRESERVATION
    The Watergate Office Building 
     2600 Virginia Avenue NW Suite 1100 Washington, DC 20037
    SavingPlaces.org



  • Wednesday, June 07, 2017 2:14 PM | DNA ADMIN Communications (Administrator)
    From: Marija Bumgarner <MBumgarner@savannahga.gov>
    Date: Wed, Jun 7, 2017 at 2:13 PM
    Subject: Short-Term Vacation Rental Update
    To: Marija Bumgarner <MBumgarner@savannahga.gov>

    Good afternoon.

    During the City Council meeting tomorrow, a resolution will be presented to place a temporary 90-stay on short-term vacation rental registration.  The Council meeting begins at 2:00PM and will be held in City Council Chambers, 2 E. Bay Street.  This is a link to the agenda item and resolution: http://agenda.savannahga.gov/publishing/june-8-2017-city-council-regular-meeting/motion-to-approve-resolution-imposing-a-temporary-stay-on-short-term-vacation-rental-registration.html

    The City will continue to work with stakeholders to move forward with finalizing recommendations on growth management and administrative enhancements.  The next series of meeting are scheduled for Monday, June 12 at the Civic Center, Musgrove Room according to the topics below:  

    –         Administrative Enhancements:  Monday, June 12, 1:00PM

    –         Managing Growth:  Monday, June 12, 2:30PM

    The public is welcome to the Monday stakeholder meetings and comments from the public will be taken at the end of the meeting.


  • Friday, June 02, 2017 9:18 AM | DNA ADMIN Communications (Administrator)

    Join Art Rise Savannah and the Savannah Development and Renewal Authority for a Sunday morning of paint! We'll be painting 5 planter boxes to be placed in the median of Broad and Broughton Street.

    Meet at Broughton and E. Broad Street at 10 a.m. on Sunday, June 4th.
    Paint and Materials provided. Please dress to get messy!

    Contact Clinton Edminster with any questions/details at info@artrisesavannah.org

  • Thursday, June 01, 2017 5:14 PM | DNA ADMIN Communications (Administrator)

    To accommodate the needs of owners, residents, and the community at large, the City of Savannah is in the process of reviewing the Short-Term Vacation Rental (STVR) regulations.

    By working closely with stakeholders, recommendations on revisions to the STVR regulations will be developed and presented to City Council for consideration. The next stakeholder meetings will be held at the Savannah Civic Center, Musgrove Room, 301 W Oglethorpe Ave.

    • Monday, June 5, 1:00 p.m.: Growth management
    • Monday, June 5, 2:30 p.m.: Enhanced administrative operations
    Stakeholders will discuss growth management strategies and enhanced administrative operations. The public is welcome and comments from the public will be taken at the end of the meeting.

    Information on the STVR update process is available on our website at www.savannahga.gov/stvrupdates.

    For additional information, please contact (912) 525-1500 or email tourism@savannahga.gov.


  • Thursday, May 25, 2017 3:30 PM | DNA ADMIN Communications (Administrator)

    The Savannah Serves Public Meetings scheduled for May 31 have been canceled. They will not be rescheduled.

  • Thursday, May 25, 2017 8:27 AM | DNA ADMIN Communications (Administrator)

    To accommodate the needs of owners, residents, and the community at large, the City of Savannah is in the process of reviewing the Short-Term Vacation Rental (STVR) regulations.

    By working closely with stakeholders, recommendations on revisions to the STVR regulations will be developed within the next 30 days and presented to City Council for consideration. The next stakeholder meetings will be held at the Coastal Georgia Center, 305 Fahm Street, on:
    • Tuesday, May 30, 1:00 p.m.: Growth management
    • Tuesday, May 30, 2:30 p.m.: Enhanced administrative operations

    Stakeholders will discuss growth management strategies and enhanced administrative operations. The public is welcome and comments will be taken at the end of the meeting.

    Information on the STVR update process is available on our website at www.savannahga.gov/stvr.


  • Tuesday, May 16, 2017 5:30 AM | DNA ADMIN Communications (Administrator)

    Notice is hereby given that there will be a meeting of the Savannah City Council on Tuesday, May 16, 2017, from 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. in the Media Room, on the second floor of City Hall

    The AGENDA is as follows:

    • Boards, Commissions and Authorities Interviews
    • Canal District Redevelopment Plan
    • Summer Right of Way Grass Cutting
    • Short Term Vacation Rental Regulations


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