Tag: Carroll

Oct 10 2018

Isle Of Palms Mayor’s Message: October 2018

Despite the warm weather, fall is here! The City has great events coming up this time of year you can’t miss. The Ghostly Tide Tales will be held on Friday, Oct. 19 from 6:30- 7:30 p.m. at the 25th Ave. beach access path. Bring your friends and neighbors to the beach to listen to local …

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Aug 02 2018

Isle of Palms Mayor’s Message: August 2018

First, I want to thank the City of Isle of Palms employees who put in long hours during the busy summer season to provide services to our residents and visitors. I also want to show my appreciation for our amazing public safety personnel who put their lives on the line and work endless hours to …

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Jun 07 2018

Isle Of Palms Mayors Message: June 2018

SUMMER IS FINALLY HERE We have a couple of construction projects in the works that will affect traffic and create potential travel delays. The Phase II Drainage project has crossed on to Palm Blvd., which means that the contractor will be installing drainage infrastructure on Palm Blvd. between 45th and 52nd Aves. Due to the …

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May 09 2018

Isle Of Palms Mayor’s Message: May 2018

  Summer is upon us, which means citizens from the tri-county area will soon be flocking the city’s pristine shores. As an effort to encourage daytime visitors to park in the Front Beach commercial district and to support local businesses, city council recently approved changes to the parking fee structure in the city’s parking lots, …

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Apr 12 2018

Isle Of Palms Mayor’s Message: April 2018

The City of Isle of Palms will soon lose two key department heads in its staff leadership. Chief of Police Thomas Buckhannon will retire effective April 14 after 37 years of service to the City. City Administrator Linda Lovvorn Tucker, the City’s first female City Administrator, has announced her resignation effective October 8, 2018 after …

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Mar 16 2018

Isle Of Palms Council Tackles Coyotes

By Emma Woodham for The Island Eye News Following the invocation and Pledge of Allegiance at the regularly scheduled meeting of the Isle of Palms City Council, Mayor Carroll asked for any citizen’s comments. Ed Gwilt of 4 25th Ave. has been trying to build a new home on his lot for months now. When …

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Mar 01 2018

Isle Of Palms Mayor’s Message: March 2018

Thank you to everyone who attended and participated in the first ever Isle of Palms Citizen Forums held on Feb. 1 and Feb. 8 at the Recreation Center. I am thrilled with the response from our citizens; over 200 people came to share their concerns and hopes for the beautiful island we are blessed to …

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Feb 16 2018

Full House At Isle Of Palms Public Forum

By Emma Woodham, Staff Writer for Island Eye News Over 160 Isle of Palms residents turned out for the Isle of Palms Public Forum on Thursday, Feb. 1, for what Mayor Jimmy Carroll said he felt was a great success. Questions about ordinance amendments regarding sewer lines, coyotes, traffic and parking, and transparency of local …

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Feb 06 2018

In Their Own Words

Staff Report for Island Eye News Sandy Ferencz and Wendy Kelly will face off in the Feb. 13 special election for the seat vacated by Jimmy Carroll on the Isle of Palms City Council. They are both long-time island residents. To better familiarize you with their platforms, the Island Eye News posed to them the …

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Feb 05 2018

Isle Of Palms Mayor’s Message: February 2018

Hello everyone, This is my first Mayor’s Column as Mayor of the City of Isle of Palms! I am beyond thrilled and excited to begin this journey along with my fellow council members. We all have the opportunity and great responsibility to work together to improve the quality of life of our residents, always putting …

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