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ONLINE WATER/SEWER BILL PAYMENTS AVAILABLE (CLICK)


Effective 10/1/2018
New Water/Sewer Billing Rates - reflected on November 1st bills

NEED TO REPORT A SERVICE ISSUE? **
Use Mobile 311 to report garbage collection concerns at link below


link is:  https://sulllivansisland.mobile311.com/#/login

** Note (8/29/18): Town is incrementally rolling-out this new program.  
Soon you will be able to report other service needs, so please bookmark this link!

Questions/Concerns with Mobile 311?  Contact Town Hall at (843) 883-5743 or (843) 883-3198

                                     

RESIDENT SERVICES: UPCOMING HOLIDAYS

Town Hall offices close for upcoming holidays:

Christmas: December 24-26, 2018 (Mon-Wed)
New Year's:  January 1, 2019 (Tues)
(All offices re-open for regular business at 8AM on Thurs, Dec 27th & Wed, Jan 2nd)

Essential services continue through holidays and those departments remain fully staffed
Emergencies: 9-1-1
Non-emergency (consolidated dispatch): (843) 743-7200

Holiday Garbage Collection: 
Household on December 26th & Jan 2nd (Wednesdays)
Bulk/Yard on December 27th & Jan 3rd (Thursdays)
Charleston County Recycling on Dec 19th (Wed) & Jan 3rd (Thurs) 
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RESIDENTS WANTED!

Town seeks interested residents to fill two (2) out-of-cycle vacancies 
on the following Boards Commissions:  

Board of Zoning Appeals - One (1) seat term expires September 2019
Planning Commission - One (1) seat term expires September 2019

Apply today but NLT (12Noon) Monday, January 14, 2019
 

Questions? Contact Lisa Darrow at Town Hall (843) 883-5744 or ldarrow@sullivansisland-sc.com

                                 

UPCOMING TOWN MEETINGS

(Updated December 11, 2018)


Week of December 3 - 9, 2018 - No Meetings

Week of December 10 - 16, 2018
Council Workshop 
(6:00 PM) Monday, December 10, 2018
There will be a Special Meeting of Council prior to the regularly scheduled Council Workshop meeting at 6:00 PM. 
Special Meeting: Click here for the agenda.
Council Workshop Meeting: Click here for the agenda.

Planning Commission (No Meeting in December; More Information: Click)

Board of Zoning Appeals (More Information: Click)
(6:00PM) Thursday, December 13, 2018

Week of December 17 - 23, 2018
Tree Commission (More Information: Click)
(5:00PM) Monday, December 17, 2018

Regular Council (Agenda: TBA)
(6:00PM) Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Design Review Board (More Information: Click)
(6:00PM) Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Week of December 24 - 30, 2018

Water & Sewer Committee (Agenda: TBA)
(8:45AM) Thursday, December 27, 2018




 All meetings are held at Town Hall, 2056 Middle Street 
(between Stith Park and Fire Station) unless otherwise noted


                           

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Dog clip

HOURS FOR DOGS ON BEACH
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 (2056 Middle Street). Call (843)883-3198.     

CLICK HERE for application         

CLICK HERE for more Visitor Information

                          

GARBAGE COLLECTION NOTES 

Trash Can

Winter Season 

Household:  Tuesdays

Yard/Bulk:  Wednesdays

Please contact Town Hall if you need assistance with trash collection services (843) 883-3198

County Recycling- Alternating Wednesdays

Questions/Concerns?  Report online with 3-1-1 (Click) or call Town Hall (M-F) at (843) 5743.

                    

SCDOT TRAFFIC CAMERAS 

SCDOT has rolled out live camera feeds on Ben Sawyer Causeway . Visit SCDOT website (www.511sc.org) 
and download "SCDOT 511" application on your smartphone.



OTHER ISLAND GOVERNMENT SERVICES


POE CCPL LIBRARY (Click-Website)

U.S. POST OFFICE (Click-Website)

FORT MOULTRIE (Click-Website)

SI ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Click-Website)


Get Your Free Pedestrian Safety Reflector


GOLF CART OWNER?

LOW SPEED VEHICLE (LSV) OWNER? 

Know the Difference & SC Rules

Click Here: Golf Cart/LSV Info







 

Resident Notices - Town News
as of December 12, 2018

December 11, 2018
Spring 2019 SC Electric & Gas (SCE&G)will begin right-of-way trimming of trees in proximity of overhead of transmission and distribution power lines on the Island.  Project dates will be published when made available by SCE&G.  
Questions? Contact Andy Benke at Town Hall at abenke@sullivansisland-sc.com or (843) 883-5726.

Map: Click Here




   


November 21, 2018
On November 20, 2018 Town Council gave third and final reading to Ordinance 2018-06 also known as the "Plastic and Styrofoam" ordinance.  In general, businesses will only be allowed to use paper or recyclable plastic products and are prohibited from using Styrofoam products, plastic straws and single-use plastic bags.  Additionally, thee products will be banned from use on the beach.  The ordinance becomes effective December 1, 2018.  Click here to read the ordinance in its entirety. 


August 1, 2018

On August 1, 2018 the Town closed on its $20-million Installment Purchase Revenue Bonds Series 2018.  Proceeds will be used for retrofitting the Wastewater Treatment Plant and associated collection system infrastructure.  

with any questions. 

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Opinion No 5581, Filed August 1, 2018 (SC Appellate Case No. 2015-222550)

In the case of Bluestein, et al v. Town of Sullivan's Island, on appeal, the State of South Carolina in the Court of Appeals affirmed the decision of the Charleston County Master-in-Equity granting summary judgment on numerous claims regarding the Towns' decision not to cut the maritime forest.  


                                       


FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT (FOIA)
POLICY, FEE SCHEDULE & APPLICATION FORM 


S.C Law provides that it is a crime to knowingly obtain or use personal information from a public body for commercial solicitation.

Pursuant to South Carolina Freedom of Information Act, the Town of Sullivan’s Island (“Town”) will provide copies of public records in its custody unless the records are exempt from disclosure under S.C. Code of Laws §30-4-40. All Freedom of Information Act (“FOIA”) requests should be directed to:

Town of Sullivan’s Island

ATTN:Courtney Liles, Town Clerk

Post Office Box 427

Sullivan’s Island, SC 29482

Email: cliles@sullivansisland-sc.com


Town FOIA Policy, Fee Schedule and Application Form: CLICK HERE

PUBLIC ALERT
(Friday, November 9, 2018)
RESIDENTS:  
Authorities have recently spotted a sexual assault suspect on the FBI's Top 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list in Mt. Pleasant.  Greg Alyn Carlson, 47 years old of Los Angeles, is wanted for the alleged involvement in an armed sexual assault in the Los Angeles area.  FBI has indicated he has ties to South Carolina.  The suspect was last seen driving a stolen white four-door 2017 Hyundai Accent with South Carolina plate NKI-770.  While investigators believe Carlson has left the area, Sullivan's Island Police have responded to several calls from residents for possible sightings.

Anyone with information concerning Carlson should take no action independently, but contact the nearest FBI office or Sullivan's Island Police Department at (843) 743-7200.


GREG ALYN CARLSON (47 years old) of Los Angeles


CO-EXISTING WITH COYOTES

Resident and visitor tools and tips for co-existing with coyote wildlife on the Island.

Co-Existing & Reporting Coyotes (Flyer - Click)

SC Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Furbearer Project (Handout-Click)

Coyote Information (DNR-Click)

Town of Sullivan's Island Coyote Management Plan (Town Policy- 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.

PROTECTED LAND MANAGEMENT PLAN


                      




NOTE: The preliminary maps are provided for public information only.  Current Sullivan's Island flood maps remain in effect.


SI Portal for Flood Plain Management Information & Resources



OTHER COUNTY & STATE INFORMATION

Charleston County Recycling

Charleston County Recycling (Link)

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

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

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Mosquito Control

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

MOSQUITO ABATEMENT TIPS - (Click Here -Flyer)

 CHARLESTON COUNTY AERIAL SPRAYING

Questions or concerns?  Contact County Mosquito Control at (843) 202-7880



 
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