A Leesburg Police Officer arrested last week on charges of Filing a False Report has resigned. During their regular meeting on Monday, the Town Council accepted the resignation letter of Jeffery Bain effective immediately. The council then approved the posting for the position of a certified officer for a period of eight weeks.
In other business, the council approved a donation request from the Cherokee County Civitan Club and also approved the addition of RSLI Vision Insurance for town employees.
A request asking that be a ‘Jake Brake’ Ordinance enacted within the town limits was tabled until the council can discuss matter with the town attorney.
Leesburg Mayor Brandy Pierce gave a brief update on the Leesburg Landing project, Pierce said that the new boat ramps were near completion and that as soon as that was complete work would begin on paving the parking lot area.
The Leesburg Town Council regularly meets on the first Monday of each month at Leesburg Town Hall located on Industrial Blvd,