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UPCOMING COUNCIL MEETING

Updated February 26, 2015

Council Workshop (Agenda-Click)
(6:00PM) Monday, March 2, 2015

Recreation Committee (Agenda - Click)
(3:45PM) Tuesday, March 3, 2015

All meetings are held at Town Hall, 2050-B Middle Street unless otherwise noted

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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).

                       


2015 RFP:  Nature Trail Station 16 Street Beach Path Boardwalks & Decks

Bid Proposals are due by 12:00NOON on Friday, March 13, 2015
Remit to Town Hall, Attn: Lisa Darrow, PO Box 427/2050-B Middle Street


                        

Interested Residents: Planning Commission Vacancy

The Town seeks applicants for an out-of-cycle vacancy on the Planning Commission, with term expiring September 2016.  Interested residents should complete an application and questionnaire - deadline for applications is 5:00PM on Thursday, February 12, 2015 

Interested?  Click Here for Application & Questionnaire (this full packet includes background information for prospective candidates)

Please direct questions and application packets to Lisa Darrow, Asst to Administrator, at (843) 883-5744 (direct line) or ldarrow@sullivansisland-sc.com, or, send to Town Hall (PO Box 427, Zip 29482/physical address is 2050-B Middle Street).
Thank you for your interest in Sullivan's Island

                             

MUNICIPAL ELECTION
Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Municipal election for the following offices:

Three (3) Council Seats - Four (4) Year Term
One (1) Council Seat - Two (2) Year Term (unexpired term)


Polling Date/Time: 7:00AM-7:00PM, Tuesday, May 5, 2015
Polling location at Sunrise Presbyterian Church, 3222 Middle Street 

Update (2/20/15): The following residents have filed petitions with the Town for this election ** 

Two-Year Term: One Seat
Paul Boehm, Sarah Church & David Spurgin

Four-Yeart Term:  Three Seats
Jennifer Holland, Mark Howard, Jerry Kaynard, Rita Langley, 
Bachman Smith IV, David Spurgin and Mary Jane Watson



**NOTE: These residents are not candidates unless/until their petitions have been cleared by the Charleston County Board of Election and Voter Registration



Interested candidates:  Books open for candidate filing on Wednesday, January 14, 2015.  Interested candidates must file petitions and other documentation with the Town Clerk by 12Noon on Wednesday, February 18, 2015 at Town Hall, 2050-B Middle Street.

Voting, Registration and Election Information:
(843) 744-8683 (VOTE)

                        


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  

CO-EXISTING WITH COYOTES

The Town has tools and tips for resident and visitors for co-existing with coyote wildlife on the Island.

Co-Existing and Reporting Coyotes (Town 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.
 


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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 (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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GARBAGE COLLECTION NOTES

Trash Can

Winter Season

Sept 8, 2014 - Memorial Day

Household Garbage - Tuesdays 

Bulk & Yard Debris** - Wednesdays

Recycling - Alternating Wednesdays

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


TOWN HALL-POLICE STATION PROJECT UPDATE

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

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OTHER COUNTY & STATE INFORMATION

Charleston County Recycling

Charleston County Recycling (Link)

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

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Public Transportation

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

CARTA (843) 724-7420

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Emergency Preparedness

 Charleston County Alert System    NOAA Hurricane Weather Site

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

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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

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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