Category Archive: Isle Of Palms City Council

Sep 19 2017

John Moye Announces Candidacy For Isle Of Palms City Council

by John Moye for Island Eye News From my first-ever job at the Red & White to catching my first-ever wave at 25th Ave. to playing free Pac-Man at the old Rec Center, I knew early in my childhood that the island was special. However, only recently have I come to fully embrace and appreciate …

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Sep 15 2017

Mike Loftus Seeks Isle Of Palms City Council Reelection After Hiatus

by Mike Loftus for Island Eye News I am excited to announce that I am running for Isle of Palms City Council. I was fortunate to previously serve two terms on City Council from 2008 – 2015 and prior to that, served three years on the IOP Planning Commission. I did not run for reelection …

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Sep 14 2017

Elizabeth Campsen Announces Isle Of Palms City Council Campaign

by Elizabeth Campsen for Island Eye News As a lifelong Lowcountry resident married to a native islander, I have been blessed to call the South Carolina coast and Isle of Palms home. I consider living here a unique privilege. I enjoy being involved in my community and all that the island offers. I am a …

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Sep 12 2017

$5.5 Million Marina Project On Ballot For November 7 Election

By Jennifer Tuohy, Island Eye News Contributing Editor Just over 20 years ago, the City of Isle of Palms asked its citizens if it should purchase the Wild Dunes Yacht Harbor Marina to “ensure public access to the water.” The 5-acre site was slated to be developed into a 21 home, private marina. The answer …

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Aug 02 2017

Isle Of Palms City Council: July 18, 2017

By Meredith Poston, Island Eye News Staff Writer The July Isle of Palms City Council meeting began with discussion of the upcoming City sponsored farmers market, which begins on Thursday, Aug 31, at 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. at the county park. Parking for citizens and residents of the island will be available free of …

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Jul 07 2017

Isle Of Palms City Council Report For June 20, 2017

By Meredith Poston, The Island Eye Staff Writer The June 20 Isle of Palms City Council monthly meeting opened with Mayor Dick Cronin speaking of the City’s intent to open a Farmer’s market. Mayor Cronin explained that the idea is still in the works; the County Park will serve a major role in the market …

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Jun 08 2017

May 23 2017 Isle Of Palms City Council Report

By Katy Calloway, Managing Editor for Island Eye News The May 23, Isle Of Palms City Council meeting began with a public hearing on the FY 18 budget. City administrator Linda Lovvorn Tucker, went over the proposed budget, applauding the new process used this year that she hopes will continue in the future. Major highlights …

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May 11 2017

Isle Of Palm Town Council Says No To Bravo Show

By Mimi Wood, Island Eye News Staff Writer No small wonder the IOP City Council meeting opened to a full house on April 25; Ways and Means was chock-full of hot topics. Citizens opined for well over an hour, immediately following Mayor Dick Cronin’s recognition of the IOP Police Force and their recently acquired Meritorious …

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Mar 30 2017

Isle Of Palms Council To Scrutinize Marina Costs

By Susan Hill Smith, Island Eye News Staff Writer Refined estimates of the latest Isle of Palms Marina redevelopment plans put the price tag at $6.4 million – $2.3 million more than the last time potential costs were given to the public. Yet, City Council has not finished scrutinizing the plans, which are still in …

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Mar 20 2017

Isle Of Palms Council Considers City Administrator’s Evaluation

By Susan Hill Smith for The Island Eye News Isle of Palms City Administrator Linda Tucker scored well on her annual evaluation from City Council with one council member making a point to say that he thought she deserved even higher marks. Overall, Tucker received a 4.29 out of a possible 5 based on input …

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