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Upcoming Meetings & Events
( As of  December 18, 2014)
All meetings held in Town Hall, 2050-B Middle Street unless otherwise noted

(4:00PM) Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Administration Committee (Agenda: Click)

Tuesday, December 16, 2014
(5:00PM)  Finance Committee (Agenda: Click)
(6:00PM) Regular Council Meeting (Agenda: Click)

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).


January 2015

Special election for one (1) mayor office

CLICK HERE: Election Notice

Special Election: Tuesday, January 6, 2015
Polling location at Sunrise Presbyterian Church, 3222 Middle Street 

Interested candidates:  Books open for candidate filing from Friday, October 24, 2014 until 12Noon on Tuesday, November 4, 2014 at Town Hall, 2050-B Middle Street.

Resources & Links:   

2014 Municipal Election Handbook, Municipal Association of SC (Click)
Charleston County Board of Voter Registration (Link)

Mayoral Election Candidate Forum
Meet the candidates for mayor on Wednesday, December 3, 2014 (7PM) at Holy Cross Church
(2520 Middle Street)


Sullivan's Island Fire & Rescue

Fire Boat Bid Package - November 2014

The Town of Sullivan’s Island is accepting sealed bids for a New Department Fire & Rescue Boat to be received by the Office of the Fire Chief until noon on December 12, 2014.

Click Here for Bid Package

Questions concerning the equipment specifications may be directed to Chief Anthony Stith at 843-883-9944 or astith@sullivansisland-sc.com. Marked and sealed submittals should be directed to Chief Anthony Stith at the Sullivan’s Island Fire Department located at 2050 Middle St.; mailing address PO Box 427, Sullivan’s Island, SC 29482.

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. 

SI Portal for Flood Plain Management Information & 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  

Mayor’s Greeting
Administrator’s Greeting

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Off-leash:  5AM-10AM
Off-beach: 10AM-6PM
                       On-leash:  6PM-5AM

Off-leash:  5AM-12Noon

On-leash:  12Noon-5AM                       

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



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Winter Season

Sept 8, 2014 - Memorial Day

Household Garbage - Tuesdays 

Bulk & Yard Debris** - Wednesdays

Recycling - Alternating Wednesdays

On Tuesday, Oct 1, 2013 the Town of Sullivan's Island joined the Charleston County Consolidated Dispatch/9-1-1 Center.  Click here for Information.

Living with Wildlife
Co-existing with Coyotes (Click: Flyer)

School Safety
Thank you for using caution and slower speeds navigating the streets during high bus collection and drop-off periods:

Mornings - starting around 6:15AM-8:00AM
Afternoons - starting around 3:00PM-4:30PM

Thank you for keeping our children safe!


Town's active  Requests for Proposals (RFP's) projects and Town lots for sale.  

New Fire & Rescue Fire Engine (Click-RFP): Fireline, Inc/Engine One selected

Construction Manager at Risk-Chemical Grouting Wastewater System, I&I Rehabilitation Project: 
Arcadis U.S. Inc selected 

Town Offers Four (4) Lots for Purchase

AVAILABLE:  2618 Raven Drive for $849,500 

AVAILABLE: Station 30/Middle, Lot 10/Block 12 (529-12-00-010 -  Click for Information-Link)

AVAILABLE:  Station 30/Middle, Lot 11/Block 12 (529-12-00-009 - Click for Information - Link)

AVAILABLE: 3020 I'On, Lot 4/Block 12 (529-12-00-037 - Click for Information - Link

Contact Tim Reese with Dunes Properties for more information:  Tim's cell (843) 906-1861 or email at treese@dunesproperties.com

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Town offices will close for the holidays as follows:

Christmas:  Wed-Fri, Dec 24-26, 2014
New Year's:  Thurs-Fri, Jan 1-2, 2014

Emergency services continue through the holidays and those departments remain fully staffed.

Emergency?  Dial 9-1-1
Non-emergency:  (843) 743-7200

Household garbage on  Tuesdays; Yard debris/bulk on Wednesdays.  Recycling Wed. Dec 24th

Please remember all trash must be placed in roll-out carts. On the date of collection, roll-out carts should be placed on the curb by 7:00 a.m. and removed by 7:00 p.m.

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CLICK HERE 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 abenke@sullivansisland-sc.com.  

TOSI New Town Hall Public Workshop 1 (09102013)

GOLF CART owners need a permit from SC Dept of Motor Vehicles  

Click Here for SCDMV Permit Info

DMV Golf Cart Restrictions (pdf)

Click Here for map to Mt Pleasant satellite SCDMV

East Cooper Service Center (1189 Sweetgrass Basket Parkway, Mt Pleasant, SC) (843) 856-1203

DMV Golf Cart Registration Form (Click-pdf)

NOTE: Sullivan's Island does not issue a separate permit to operate golf carts and defers to SCDMV operation restrictions. Highlights of DMV rules: operate carts in day-time and NOT on primary roads. Jasper Boulevard IS a primary road per SCDMV.

FY15 Water Sewer Capital Improvements

Sewer Rehabilitation Project

Click:  Project Notice

Click:  Project Maps




Charleston County Recycling

Charleston County Recycling (Link)

Sullivan's Island Recycling Schedule (Charleston County) -LINK

Charleston County General Recycling Information - LINK


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


Public Transportation

Need a ride?  Try CARTA System. Click Here for More Information

CARTA (843) 724-7420


Emergency Preparedness

 Charleston County Alert System    NOAA Hurricane Weather Site

 Disaster Preparedness: Town Resources To  Help You Get Prepared (Click Here)



Mosquito Control

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.   



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

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