Category: Isle Of Palms City Council

Nov 02 2013

Corrected Mayoral Candidate Advertisement

Due to a production error, The Island Eye News inadvertently ran the wrong advertisement for Isle of Palms’ Mayoral Candidate Ryan Buckhannon in our last issue. This is the correct ad. We apologize to the candidate and our readers for our error. If you have any questions please call 886-6397.    

Oct 30 2013

Mayoral Candidates Go Head To Head

By Jennifer Tuohy, Island Eye News Editor Residents of the Isle of Palms crowded into the Exchange Club on Palm Boulevard Monday night for a debate between mayoral candidates Dick Cronin and Ryan Buckhannon. Moderated by Mary Horrse, Treasurer of The League of Women Voters and sponsored by Lucky Dog News, publishers of Island Eye News, …

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Oct 24 2013

Isle of Palms Mayoral Candidates Forum, this Monday.

Oct 04 2013

IOP City Council meeting: Sep. 24, 2013

The Isle of Palms City Council met on Tuesday Sept. 24, 2013. Among the items discussed were the bathrooms on front beach, purchasing additional lights for the Christmas Carnival, awarding parking study contracts to Stantec, and the IOP Connector run. The state of the front beach bathrooms and what can be done to fix them …

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Oct 03 2013

Council Candidates Speak Out

The following is a candidacy statement provided by each candidate for Isle of Palms City Council. Responses are ordered alphabetically. Barbara Bergwerf Isle of Palms Council member Barbra Bergwerf announces her candidacy for re-election in the upcoming November 5, 2013 election. If elected, this will be her second full term having been elected previously to …

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Oct 01 2013

Isle of Palms Mayoral Race Heats Up

Isle of Palms Mayoral Candidates Ryan Buckhannon and Dick Cronin provided the following biographies at the request of The Island Eye News in order for readers to get to know each candidate a little better. The Isle of Palms Municipal Election will be on Tuesday, November 5. Ryan Buckhannon Few get the opportunity to experience …

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Sep 09 2013

Upcoming IOP Council Election Should be Shoo-in

Staff Report Unless an unexpected write-in candidate shows up and runs a strong campaign, the Isle of Palms Municipal Election in November should be smooth sailing for candidates hoping to fill the empty seats. Incumbents Barbara Bergwerf and Marty Bettelli both decided to run for another term, along with newcomers Patrick Harrington and Sandy Ferencz. …

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Aug 16 2013

IOP Councilman Graduates from Institute of Government

Councilmember Jimmy Carroll from the City of Isle of Palms graduated from the Municipal Elected Officials Institute of Government on July 19. Graduates received their certificates during the Municipal Association of South Carolina’s Annual Meeting. Established in 1986, the Institute is a program of the Municipal Association of South Carolina that gives municipal officials a …

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Aug 09 2013

Letter To The Editor: Candidate Buckhannon

Dear Editor, It is laudable that Councilmember Buckhannon has announced he is running for Mayor of the City of Isle of Palms. Public service is always laudable. However, I take exception with the quote in his announcement “In June 2011, Councilman Buckhannon was the only member on council to vote against installing parking nodes…” The …

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Aug 08 2013

IOP Mayor Elected to Association of SC Mayors

Staff Report The Association of South Carolina Mayors met on Friday, July 19, at the Municipal Association of South Carolina’s 73rd Annual Meeting and elected new officers and board members. Isle of Palms Mayor Dick Cronin was elected President of the Association. Congratulations, Mayor Cronin. It is an honor for me to work with so …

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