Council Highlights

12/1/20
Presentation of Audit Results Mr. Justin Kiddy of McKay Kiddy gave a brief overview of the City’s FY20 audited financial statements. The City has received a “clean” opinion for the year ending June 30, 2020. The City’s assets exceed their liabilities by approximately $33M. The City has a bond...Read more
10/30/20
Standing Committees City Council approved repairs to the roof of the Public Works building in an amount not to exceed $23,000 to address condensation issues and prevent damage. City Council also approved increasing provision for Builder’s Risk insurance for the marina dock rehabilitation project by...Read more
9/23/20
Standing Committees City Council approved the purchase of a new Records Management System, and a new four wheel drive pickup truck for the Police Department. City Council also approved the award of a contract in the amount of $4,304,008 to Salmon's Dredging for the marina dock rehabilitation...Read more
6/25/20
Standing Committees Council approved a proposal from Thomas & Hutton for a conceptual study of the Waterway Boulevard path to evaluate the feasibility of elevating the path. City Council approved a sponsorship request from the South Carolina Aquarium for the Turtle Trek 5k in the amount of $7,...Read more
5/27/20
May 26, 2020 Standing Committees Council approved a proposal from The College of Charleston's Riley Center for Livable Communities in the amount of $15,000 to assist the City in developing a Strategic Plan. This is the first time Strategic Plan for the City and will be a working document that will...Read more
2/26/20
Standing Committees Council awarded a contract in the amount of $25,000 for the July 4th fireworks show. The City hired the same vendor from the last 4 years. Council approved a five (5) year extension to the JLG Enterprise contract for beach garbage and recycling collection services. This vendor...Read more
1/29/20
Standing Committees The Council meeting began with the nominations for, and election of, the Mayor Pro Tem by the members of Council. Jimmy Ward was elected. Council heard a presentation of the FY19 audited statements by Chris Kerr of McKay Kiddy, through the process of the audit the FY19 financial...Read more
11/22/19
City Council approved a recommendation from the Accomodations Tax committee to award a sponsorship in the amount of $6,000.00 for the IOP Turtle Hatchling Scavenger Hunt. This is part of a partnership between the City, the Exchange Club, and the Turtle Team to educate the public about the role sea...Read more
10/23/19
Mayor Carroll administered the oath to Ronald E. Hanna, the new Assistant City Administrator. Ronald is a Charleston native and graduated from the College of Charleston with a Bachelors in Political Science and a Master's Degree in Public Administration. He joins the City family after a career in...Read more

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