Residents vote down measure to remove ‘plantation’ from neighborhood signs

Residents vote down measure to remove ‘plantation’ from neighborhood signs
On Monday, residents of the Belle Hall Plantation subdivision voted to keep “plantation” on community signs. The vote was 225 who approved the measure to remove the word, to 369 who disapproved of removing the word. (Source: Live 5 News)

CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCSC) - Residents in a Lowcountry neighborhood have voted down a measure to remove the word “plantation” from their community signs.

On Monday, residents of the Belle Hall Plantation subdivision voted to keep “plantation” on community signs. The vote was 225 who approved the measure to remove the word, to 369 who disapproved of removing the word.

They brought the idea and a petition of more than 200 neighborhood residents to the Homeowners Association.

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