Tag: mayor

Apr 10 2019

Sullivan’s Island Mayor’s Message: April 2019

Dear Island Neighbors, Happy Spring! Or something. From the hot days we had this “winter” (remember New Year’s Day?) and the chilly days last week after the vernal equinox signaled the alleged onset of “spring”, I think our new reality may be seasons with mood swings and commitment issues. But regardless of whatever climatological hand …

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Feb 14 2019

Sullivan’s Island Mayor’s Message: February 2019

Dear Island Neighbors,  A variety of items for you this month… RUNNING IN HIGH GEAR AND HEAVY GEAR Those of you who ran in the Charlie Post Road Race last month, or who watched the runners, may have seen one participant who was definitely not dressed for speed. Our Fire Department’s Battalion Chief Amanda Hawver …

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Nov 03 2018

Letter To The Editor: Joe Cunningham For Congress

TO THE EDITOR: As we approach the election of our next Representative to the US Congress, it is important that the candidates understand the job for which they are applying. During her primary campaign, Ms. Arrington stated in a debate how she sees the role of our next Representative: “Our job is to support our …

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Sep 13 2018

Isle Of Palms Mayor’s Message: September 2018

During the Isle of Palms City Council meeting in August, Council approved a recommendation from the Public Safety Committee to require non-residents who bring their dogs within the city limits to obtain a dog permit from the police department at a fee of $10. Currently, Isle of Palms residents who have dogs are required to …

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Aug 31 2018

Tales Of Sullivan’s Island Past

By Susan Middaugh for The Island Eye News What was the government of Sullivan’s Island like before we had a Town Council and Mayor? When was Sullivan’s Island forced to prepare for a nuclear missile attack? Where did islanders go to enjoy an evening of roller skating? How did the IOP connector almost not get …

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Aug 29 2018

Sullivan’s Island Town Council Meeting: August 22, 2018

By Emma Woodham, The Island Eye News Staff Writer On Tuesday, Aug. 22, the Sullivan’s Island Town Council met for its regularly scheduled meeting. After the Pledge of Allegiance and the invocation, Mayor Pat O’Neil opened the floor to citizens’ comments. Norman Khoury, a resident of I’on Ave., addressed the proposed changes to the Maritime …

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Jul 18 2018

Sullivan’s Island Receives Excellent Bond Ratings

Staff Report for The Island Eye News “The Town of Sullivan’s Island is pleased with the excellent bond ratings it recently received from the nation’s two largest rating agencies,” said Mayor Pat O’Neil. “In connection with the Town’s issuance of approximately $20 million of Installment Purchase Revenue Bonds to finance improvements and upgrades to the …

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Jun 19 2018

Sullivan’s Island Mayor’s Message: June 2018

Dear Island Neighbors,  I hope you are having a healthy and enjoyable summer despite the traffic and crowds that come with our popularity. Here are some reminders about upcoming events and opportunities, and some facts you might not have known about our very dedicated public safety staff and volunteers and the equipment that helps them …

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May 23 2018

Sullivan’s Island Mayor’s Message: May 2018

Dear Island Neighbors, Well, it looks like our entry to summer will be marked with a bit of traffic hassle thanks to the Wando I-526 bridge closure caused by cable failure. (I wonder how many confused folks called Comcast to complain?) But right here on the Island, there’s a lot going on these days, so …

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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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