Council approved the conditional use permit for a five-year period. At a Jan. 14 council meeting, LTB Holdings LLC President Todd Baldree said the plan is to build a campground with about 270 lots off Joe Frank Harris along the Etowah River.
The commission voted unanimously to transmit to the state a request for a change of land-use designation on a 63-acre property at Denton Avenue and Moss Road, slightly east of the Polk Parkway. The tract is owned by Five-Star Family Growers.
Now a San Francisco-based company called AutoCamp has raised $115 million to build a nationwide network of hotels fashioned from the trailers.
The cabin will comfortably accommodate up to eight adults. The master bedroom featured a king-size bed and an on-suite bathroom that would rival almost any five-star resort accommodations. The second bedroom featured two queen-size beds and an adjacent full bath.
While the campground at St. Andrews State Park has reopened, those with reservations have found that their bookings have been cancelled, as the park is only accepting walk-ins.
“When the park was one year old, the governor wanted to take the whole park for an amusement theme park. Then there were plans for shopping and luxury housing,” said Sam Pesin, president of Friends of Liberty State Park.
Roan Mountain State Park was named winner of the 2018 Excellence in Facilities Management Award for Tennessee State Parks. The award was presented by the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation.
Kittatinny Valley State Park has found many reasons to celebrate the first day of February. In honor of reaching the second month of the new year, National Freedom Day, National Get Up Day, National Wear Red Day and park naturalist Lynn Groves’ 20th anniversary at the park, the free “Year 20/’19 Celebration Hike” is scheduled on Feb. 1 at 1 p.m.
A new project before the planning board will turn the Sippewissett campground at 836 Palmer Avenue into a luxury camping retreat.
(Jan. 28, 2019) — All areas of the park open during the winter season, including Azalea campground and Potwisha campground, will remain open.
Months after concerns arose near High Rock Lake, Rowan County commissioners are inching closer to passing new regulations for and lifting a moratorium on new campgrounds.
(Jan. 25, 2019) — Area residents are invited to join Knob Noster State Park staff to learn about the park’s first spring blooms, the powerful Leave No Trace principles and other aspects a new season might bring.
(Jan. 25, 2019) — More than 10,000 waste tires were collected by volunteers and officials in T.O Fuller State Park Monday and those tires will soon be shredded and used for park trails.
(Jan. 25, 2019) — The announcement was made by Governor Jim Justice at a special ceremony Thursday morning. The money will go to Pipestem Resort State Park.