Latest news of the City of Isle of Palms
Public Notice from the Isle of Palms Water and Sewer Commission:
Due to a leak on the water transmission line under the harbor from Charleston Water Systems, the Isle of Palms Water and Sewer Commission is asking that all customers cease watering...Read more
May 10, 2022 -- Charleston SC – It’s the weekend. It’s hot. All you want to do is go to the beach. But you’re stuck in traffic, barely moving. The kids are cranky. “Are we there yet?” You’re so close, you can smell the salt air. But who knows how much longer it will take? ABC News 4 is Working...Read more
On June 6, 2022, Republic Services will begin collecting curbside recyclables throughout Charleston County. The county-wide change includes expanding collection days from four days a week to five days. Only specific areas will be impacted by the schedule change. Recycling collection on the Isle...Read more
The City is reopening the application process and accepting applications to fill the hospitality seats in the Accommodations Tax Advisory Committee. The unexpired term ends on December 31, 2022.
The ...Read more
Construction has started on portions of the City's Phase 3 Drainage Project in the areas of 30th Avenue, Forest Trail and Waterway Boulevard.
The project will provide a much-needed improvement to the flow of storm water out of the area, while also slowing tidal water from entering the...Read more
In an effort to increase safety in residential areas, the City has requested the South Carolina Department of Transportation to reduce the speed limit to 25 mph on all secondary roads located within the City of Isle of Palms, with the exception of Palm Boulevard, which is posted at 30 mph, and...Read more
The City of Isle of Palms will hold a nonpartisan Special Election to fill the unexpired term of one (1) seat for the office of City Council Tuesday, April 5, 2022.
Isle of Palms voters will be able to cast their ballot in...Read more
The City of Isle of Palms has named Craig Oliverius to lead the Isle of Palms Fire Department. City Council unanimously approved a recommendation from City Administrator Fragoso to appoint Oliverius, Deputy Chief of the Mount Pleasant Fire Department, as the new Fire Chief...Read more
This year, the City of Isle of Palms launched a Beach Wheelchair Program to offer daily use of beach wheelchairs for residents and visitors at no charge. Use of a beach wheelchair is on a first-come, first-serve basis. No reservations are taken.
Beach wheelchairs are available from 8:00...Read more
The City will close administrative offices and the Recreation Center today, Friday, January 21, 2022 at 2:00 p.m., due to inclement weather forecast. The public restrooms on Front Beach will also be closed.
The National Weather Service has issued a...Read more
On Tuesday, January 4, 2022, the City of Isle of Palms hosted a official inauguration ceremony to formally swear in the new Mayor, Phillip Pounds, and Councilmembers Jan Anderson, John Bogosian, Blair Hahn and Katie Miars.Isle of Palms City Council
The ceremony included a participation...Read more
For safety and enjoyment, parking along the public rights-of-way is regulated between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. In the on-street Beach Parking Zones, parking is free of charge. Adjacent residential areas are part of the "Residential Parking District" where parking is limited to...Read more
The City of Isle of Palms will be closed on Friday, December 24th and Monday, December 27th in observance of the Christmas Holiday. In order to provide service to all residents in a timely manner, garbage and trash collection will take place on the modified schedule outlined below.Week of...Read more
On Tuesday, December 7, 2021, City Council presented nominations for the membership of standing committees, boards and commissions, and City Officers for 2022. The nominations will be voted on by the new Council after Mayor-elect Phillip Pounds and Council members elect Jan Anderson, John...Read more
On December 9, 2021, the Isle of Palms Police Department held their annual Awards Banquet at the Sweetgrass Inn hotel in Wild Dunes. During the event, Chief Cornett recognized the following accomplishments:Officer J Santulli promoted from Master Police Officer to Field Training Officer...Read more
City Council approved a 6 month suspension of enforcement of the single-use plastics and Styrofoam ban. City Council hopes that this temporary suspension will help mitigate some of the hardships that businesses are facing due to the worldwide supply chain issues.
Isle of Palms businesses...Read more
In preparation for the Lowvelo Ride taking place on Isle of Palms on Saturday, November 6, 2021, Ocean Boulevard between 14th Avenue and JC Long Boulevard will be closed beginning on Thursday, November 4, 2021 at 7:00 a.m. until Sunday, November 7, 2021 at noon. The road closure will be on the...Read more
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and South Carolina Emergency Management Division (SCEMD) have received the City of Isle of Palms’ application for Federal grant funding through the Building Resilient Infrastructure and Communities Program (BRIC).
As part of...Read more
On Monday, October 25, 2021, Charleston County will begin a “rejuvenation” project on Waterway Boulevard between 41 st and 21 st Avenue and other roads in Isle of Palms. Charleston County performs this preservation treatment 3 to 5 years after they pave a road. This treatment helps maintain...Read more