Tag: City

Nov 07 2018

Isle Of Palms City Council Meeting: Tuesday, October 23 2018

By Gregg Bragg, Island Eye News Staff Writer The gavel fell at the very tick of 6 p.m. for the Oct. 23, Isle of Palms City Council meeting. Council chambers were only half full of attendees in contrast to last month’s storm of participation. Mayor Jimmy Carroll welcomed everyone and quickly dispatched parliamentary obligations. There …

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Oct 12 2018

Isle Of Palms City Council Meeting: September 25, 2018

By Gregg Bragg, Island Eye News Staff Writer Mayor Jimmy Carroll welcomed attendees, including the press, to the Sept. 25 meeting of the Isle of Palms town council (IOPTC). The well-attended meeting opened with a prayer and the Pledge. Parliamentary procedures were quickly dispatched with just one hiccup during the reading of last month’s meeting …

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Sep 14 2018

Isle Of Palms City Council Meeting: August 28, 2018

By Emma Woodham, Island Eye News Staff Writer Prior to Isle of Palms City Council’s regularly scheduled meeting, a public hearing was held for Ordinance 2018-13, which relates to a new definition for impervious material. Only one island resident spoke about the proposed ordinance, and it was passed unanimously. Following the conclusion of the hearing, …

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Sep 03 2018

Get Healthy

By Norma Jean Page for The Island Eye News The City of Isle of Palms, East Cooper Medical Center and HealthLinks Magazine have teamed up to provide wellness resources to island residents, City’s employees and residents living in East Cooper area. This year’s Isle of Palms Community Wellness Fair will be held on Friday, Sept. …

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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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Aug 01 2018

Isle Of Palms City Council Meeting: Tuesday, July 24, 2018

By Emma Woodham, Staff Writer For The Island Eye News All members of the Isle of Palms City Council were present for the regularly scheduled meeting on July 24. Following the invocation, Mayor Jimmy Carroll opened the floor to citizens’ comments. James Raih, a resident of Cameron Blvd., addressed council regarding the fact that the …

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Jun 11 2018

New Hotel In Wild Dunes

By Emma Woodham, Staff Writer For The Island Eye News A new hotel in Wild Dunes has been the topic of conversations on Isle of Palms for many weeks now, and representatives from Lowe, the company that owns and operates Wild Dunes, presented information about the proposed hotel to city council in May.  “Lowe is …

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Apr 25 2018

Soft Sand In Isle Of Palms Restored Beach Following Rain And Tide Event

Staff Report for Island Eye News The City of Isle of Palms has received reports from citizens of soft sand in the recently restored beach. In response to these concerns, the City has investigated conditions and worked with the City’s Coastal Engineering Firm.   Coastal Science & Engineering (CSE) assessed the situation this morning and reports …

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Apr 25 2018

New Parking Rates Go Into Effect May 1, 2018

Staff Report for Island Eye News As of May 1, 2018, the parking fee in the Municipal Parking Lots, located on Pavilion Drive, will change from a flat daily rate of $8 on weekdays and $10 on the weekends and holidays to $1.00 per hour. The City lots are operational between 8:00 a.m. and 8:00 …

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Apr 23 2018

FEMA Approves Nearly $1.3 Million For City Of Isle Of Palms

By Neily Chapman for Island Eye News The City of Isle of Palms in South Carolina will receive $1,298,459 from the Federal Emergency Management Agency including reimbursement for replacing sand along Isle of Palms Beach after Hurricane Irma. The almost $1.3 million grant represents a federal share of the project’s total cost of $1,731,278. The …

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