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Updated May 26, 2015
(2:00PM-5:00PM) Wednesday, May 27, 2015
Venue: The Church of the Holy Cross Episcopal, 2520 Middle Street
(6:00PM) Monday, June 1, 2015
Council Workshop (Agenda - TBA)
Monday, June 1, 2015 (immediately following Special Council Meeting)
All meetings are held at Town Hall, 2050-B Middle Street unless otherwise noted
FY16 Budget Information
FY16 Proposed Water & Sewer Budget (Click)
FY16 Proposed Municipal Budget/Ordinance (Click)
COUNCIL MEETING INFORMATION
Did you miss a Council meeting? All final Council meeting agendas and supporting documents are archived on this website. Please CLICK HERE to find the meeting packets. The Town has separated Regular/Special Council meeting packets and Workshops into separate tables/"boxes" for your convenience. You only need to click on the meeting date in each table to read or download a pdf. CLICK HERE for Committees of Council Minutes (approved).
Take advantage of the Town's one-click portal for comprehensive Flood Plain Management
information and resources. Click below to access the Town's range of resources.
UPDATE: Congressional changes to federal Legislation has recently changed the impact of Biggert-Water Act on homeowners. Some homeowners may be eligible for refunds or grants to elevate homes. Click Here for more information
. Please explore the Town's one-click portal for additional Flood Plain Management Information
Important information from the National Research Council (NRC)
CO-EXISTING WITH COYOTES
The Town has tools and tips for resident and visitors for co-existing with coyote wildlife on the Island.
SC Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Furbearer Project (Handout-Click)
Please help the Town - Report all coyote sightings!
It is very important to report each and every coyote sighting using the following procedure:
Call Consolidated Dispatch: (843) 743-7200 (available 24/7)
Provide the following data:
1. Date of sighting
2. Time of sighting
3. Location of sighting
4. Quantity of Coyotes
5. Circumstances - Did you HEAR, SEE or INTERACT with the coyote(s)
Interact means having to actively scare away the coyote by activity such as staring it down, yelling/making noise, throwing something at the coyote, etc
The Town does not encourage you to physically engage a coyote.
If at any time you feel in danger, please call 9-1-1 for emergency assistance.
Reporting each and every sighting provides the Town necessary data to track coyote habitats and behavior patterns. This information is critical to the Town's regular review of its coyote management strategies. Thank you for your assistance.
HOURS FOR DOGS ON BEACH
All dogs visiting the Island must have a dog permit and dogs should wear the Town issued collar while on Sullivan's Island. Permits and collars are available at Town Hall (2050-B Middle Street). Call (843)883-3198.
CLICK HERE for Application
CLICK HERE for more Visitor Information
* Post Office Hours (Click Here)
Location: 2061 Middle Street. Phone: (843) 883-3461
* Thomson Park at Breach Inlet www.thomsonpark.org
* Poe Library Click
* S.I. Bicycle Committee (Click Here)
Island in Pictures
Click Here to see residents' favorite photos illustrating why they love calling SI home
GARBAGE COLLECTION NOTES
Sept 8, 2014 - Memorial Day
Household Garbage - Tuesdays
Bulk & Yard Debris** - Wednesdays
Recycling - Alternating Wednesdays
Charleston County Mosquito Control will conduct
aerial inspection and spraying for aquatic stage mosquitoes from Tuesday, May 26 -Monday, June 1, 2015 between 6:00AM - 9:00PM throughout the County.
Questions? Call (843) 202-7880
Sullivan's Island Resolutions
(March 17, 2015 Council Meeting)
The federal government is considering off-shore exploration of petroleum resources along the Atlantic Coast.
In an effort to protect the natural beauty of our coastal environment, Sullivan's Island Town Council passed aResolution opposing this exploration.
Resolution Against Seismic Testing and Offshore Drilling Activities
MEMORIAL DAY HOLIDAY
All collections are on a one-day delay:
Household - Wed, May 27th
Yard/Bulk/Recycling - Thurs, May 28th
Household - Sat, May 30th
If you have problems or questions regarding your collection, please call Town Hall (843) 883-3198
Municipal Election - Certified Results
TOWN HALL-POLICE STATION PROJECT UPDATE
The Sullivan's Island Municipal Election Commission certified results
of the May 5, 2015 Election:
4-Year Term (3 seats available)
* Mark Howard 357 votes
Jerry Kaynard 235 votes
* Rita Langley 402 votes
* Bachman S. Smith IV 487 votes
Mary Jane Watson 287 votes
Write-in 10 votes
2-Year Term (1 seat available)
* Sarah Church 397 votes
Dave Spurgin 248 votes
Write-in 3 votes
*Denotes elected Council Members
NOTE: Inauguration of newly elected Council members will be at 6:00PM on Tuesday, June 16, 2015 at start of the Regular Council meeting
to view Town Consultant Creech & Associate's proposed design for the new Town Hall/Police Station, presented to Council and public on September 8, 2014.
The proposed design is for a 9,500 sf building to be located between the Fire Station and Marshall J. Stith Park (2050 Middle Street), facing Middle Street.
NEXT STEPS: Creech & Associates are currently preparing design documents for this project.
Please contact Town Administrator Andy Benke with any questions at (843) 883-5726 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
SCDOT Road Work Continues
SC Department of Transportation and Banks Construction continue re-paving Island roads. The proposed schedule (weather dependent) for next week is:
* Station 19 - Mon or Tues 4/27-4/28/15 (start)
* Goldbug Avenue - Mon or Tues 4/27-4/28/15 (start)
* Station 22 1/2 - Thurs 4/23/15 (paved)
* Jasper Boulevard - Fri 4/24/15 (start)
* I'On Avenue - Final cleaning 4/21/15
The Town will endeavor to keep residents updated on the road paving schedule as it is made available. NOTE: No on-street parking is allowed during the paving project. Cars that park on the road are subject to towing. Thank you for following detour signs and traffic directions.
Questions? Call Banks Construction (843)744-8261
Thank you for allowing extra travel time during the paving projects
OTHER COUNTY & STATE INFORMATION
Charleston County Recycling
Sullivan's Island Recycling Schedule (Charleston County) -LINK
Charleston County General Recycling Information - LINK
DO YOU NEED A RECYCLING BIN?
All-in-one large recycling carts are delivered to your door directly by Charleston County Recycling.
Please contact their customer service line at (843) 720-7111
Need a ride? Try CARTA System. Click Here for More Information
CARTA (843) 724-7420
Disaster Preparedness: Town Resources To Help You Get Prepared (Click Here)
Charleston County Mosquito Control is striving to educate residents on steps they can take to"Fight the Bite" (click here- link) and urge residents to call their offices to report any and all mosquito concerns. A quick call to their offices will help the department track issues and ensure Sullivan's Island remains high on the mosquito abatement spray list. County Mosquito Control is (843) 202-7880......Click Here for web page.
MOSQUITO ABATEMENT TIPS - (Click Here -Flyer)
CHARLESTON COUNTY AERIAL SPRAYING
County continues aerially spraying of standing water for aquatic mosquitoes through the County between the
hours of 6:00AM and 9:00PM. Questions? Contact County Mosquito Control at (843) 202-7880