“Legal process”, “legal approval”, and property rights

The following is an email message sent on Sunday, March 14, 2021, by Graham B. Trask, an owner of numerous commercial buildings in Beaufort’s downtown historic core commercial business district to Mayor Stephen Murray, the other members of City Council, and numerous other people:

Editor’s Note: Graham B. Trask is a Beaufort native currently residing in Geneva, Switzerland. He is the son of the Editor/Publisher of The Beaufort Tribune. In addition to the downtown commercial buildings he owns himself, he is the co-owner and restorer with the Editor/Publisher of the Fordham Building located at the northwest corner of Bay and Carteret Streets.