NEWS: DOT has begun replacing curbing and sidewalks. They are working currently between blocks 1700 to 600. Please take caution and thank you in advance for your patience while these improvements are being made. All this work is being paid for with grant funds awarded to the Town of Edisto Beach. Total $721,165.
Altell/Verizon has plans to replace 6 older antennas on the water tower with 6 newer antennas that supports 4G speeds.
The Biggert Waters Act will have major impacts on Edisto Beach, as well as other coastal communities across the country. Town Council and administration are working diligently to protect the interests of the residents of Edisto Beach through the Municipal Association of SC, Coastal Coalition and through multiple organizations across the United States. Town Council is actively lobbying legislators and attending forums to keep informed about this legislation. The Town plans to host a forum with SC Wind and Hail Association and FEMA to address questions and concerns of property owners in January 2014.
There are two positions available on the Water/Sewer Committee and one on the Beachfront Management Committee. Applications available at Town Hall.