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12/1/22

On Tuesday, December 6, 2022, City Council will consider first reading of an ordinance to impose a temporary moratorium on the issuance of new short-term rental licenses within the city. To be ratified, ordinances must be approved by two readings, at least one week apart.

If approved by...Read more

11/16/22
November 16, 2022

The Isle of Palms City Council held its regular meeting on Tuesday, November 15, 2022, at Council Chambers in City Hall. Listed below are the highlights from the meeting:

City Council approved a one-time cost of living adjustment of $5,000 and an ongoing 2.5% cost of...Read more
11/15/22

Happy Thanksgiving! We have much to be thankful for in this great country we get to live in and for the piece of paradise we get to call home. I hope you can spend some time with family and friends and take a moment to reflect on all the things we have to be thankful for.

Here are nine...Read more

11/9/22
4:00 p.m., November 9, 2022

City continuous to closely monitor Tropical Storm Nicole. All departments have begun initial preparations for potential storm impacts in our area.

A tropical storm warning is in effect for our area. Tropical Storm Nicole is expected to produce 2-4 inches of...Read more

11/8/22
4:00 p.m., November 8, 2022

The City continues to monitor the developments of Tropical Storm Nicole. A Tropical Storm Watch is in effect for our area. Nicole is expected to strengthen to a Category 1 hurricane as it makes landfall on the east coast of Florida by Thursday morning.

While...Read more

11/7/22
November 7, 2022

The City is closely monitoring subtropical storm Nicole. This storm is currently tracking north-northwest but is expected to bend more westward toward the Bahamas and Florida through midweek. Landfall of the storm’s center is expected on Florida's eastern coast sometime...Read more

11/7/22

Garbage and debris collection will take place per the schedule outlined below for the week of November 7, 2022.

Date

Location

Monday, November 7

Garbage Collection - Breach Inlet through 30th Ave

Tuesday, November 8

Garbage Collection -...Read more

10/26/22
October 26, 2022

The Isle of Palms City Council held its regular meeting on Tuesday, October 25, 2022, at Council Chambers in City Hall. Listed below are the highlights from the meeting:

City Council continued discussions related to the revisions to the noise ordinance to address livability...Read more
10/21/22
October 21, 2022

First pass operations have been completed in the following areas:

Waterway Blvd Boulevard cul-de sacs off Waterway Boulevard thru 30 th Avenue Fairway Oaks Marsh Point Hidden Green

Public Works Department (PWD) anticipates the completion of Waterway Boulevard, Seagrass,...Read more

10/19/22

On September 27, 2022, City Council tasked staff to prepare ordinances to amend the conservation district to include preservation of public and private recreation facilities, including the golf courses inside and outside Wild Dunes and the tennis facility inside Wild Dunes, and to cap the...Read more

10/17/22
Mayor's Message October 17, 2022

It’s hard to believe the time is here to buy our Halloween candy – which means the remainder of the year will fly by even faster with the holidays approaching.

There will be some great upcoming, seasonal events, you will want to make sure and attend. You...Read more

10/12/22

The City of Isle of Palms is conducting a comprehensive drainage masterplan of the island. Residents are asked to help us gather flood impact data in and around the drainage study area.

This data will help support and inform flood mitigation planning efforts.

Please submit only...Read more

10/12/22

The Public Works Department has been steadily working overtime on post-storm debris cleanup.

Hurricane Ian was not a declared disaster in Charleston County; therefore, the County did not activate the emergency debris contract that the City is a part of. Each municipality is responsible...Read more

10/1/22
Saturday, October 1, 2022

As the City moves from response to recovery after the storm, City departments continue to assess buildings and facilities for storm damage. No major damage to City buildings or facilities has been reported so far.

City administrative offices will reopen on...Read more

9/29/22
9:00 a.m., September 29, 2022

The City of Isle of Palms is closely monitoring the storm and the potential impacts to our area. City Department Heads continue to meet daily to review and provide update on storm preparations, ensure buildings and facilities are secured, all necessary...Read more

9/28/22
1:00 p.m., September 28, 2022

The City of Isle of Palms is closely monitoring the storm and the potential impacts to our area. City Department Heads continue to meet daily to review and provide update on storm preparations, ensure buildings and facilities are secured, all necessary...Read more

9/27/22
Update: 1:00 p.m., September 27, 2022

According to the National Weather Service, Hurricane Ian will likely bring impacts to the area late this week and into the weekend. Residents are urged to continue monitoring the weather and make preparations for tropical storm impacts.

Weather...Read more

9/23/22
September 23, 2022

We’re entering one of my favorite times on our island – Fall. Our crowds are smaller, and the temperatures are comfortable enough to still enjoy all the outdoors has to offer. Now that we are past Labor Day and our busy tourist season, it felt like a good time to recap the...Read more

8/26/22
August 26, 2022

As usual, our busy season flew by quickly! I have heard from several of you that our traffic flow during our busy times seemed to have been better this year – except during the occasional storm at the end of a beach day. I agree and hope that some of our pre-season work with our...Read more

8/24/22
August 24, 2022

The Isle of Palms City Council held its regular meeting on Tuesday, August 23, 2022 at Council Chambers in City Hall. Listed below are the highlights from the meeting:

City Council approved three (3) events as City-sponsored: Operation Heal Our Heroes 5K Run/Walk on October...Read more
8/11/22

The City of Isle of Palms will host several listening sessions to gather feedback from the community about the proposed regulations on short-term rentals on the island. The proposed recommendations from the Planning Commission are available...Read more

8/9/22
August 8, 2022

The City of Isle of Palms is now accepting applications for the Leola Hanbury Employee of the Year Award. The deadline to receive nominations is August 31, 2022.

Recognizing past Council member Leola Hanbury's wishes, the City of Isle of Palms has established the criteria...Read more

7/27/22
July 27, 2022

The Isle of Palms City Council held its regular meeting on Tuesday, July 26, 2022 at Council Chambers in City Hall. Listed below are the highlights from the meeting:

City Council decided to host several public listening sessions in September to receive input from residents...Read more
6/30/22
June 30, 2022

There have been a number of on-line discussions, meetings and conversations about what’s happening with the existing marina operator’s request for assignment of the leases to Morgan Creek Marina, LLC. I thought it might be helpful to provide some information to help explain the...Read more

6/30/22

The City will host a public meeting with the new potential marina operator, Michael Shuler, on Monday, July 11, 2022 at 5:30 p.m. at the Recreation Center, located at 24 28th Avenue. At this session, Mr. Shuler will present his vision for our marina, answer questions that residents may submit...Read more

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