Beachfront Management Committee

The Beachfront Management Committee was formed by Town Council on May 9, 2012 to make recommendations to Town Council at its regular monthly meetings on beachfront management issues.  The committee is tasked with assisting and advising the Town Council in the areas of beach erosion, groin maintenance and nourishment. Upon approval by the Committee, objectives will be used to establish criteria for groin maintenance, beach nourishment, legislative actions and funding.  The committee's areas of responsibility shall include developing, advocating and coordinating policy recommendations to the Town Council and educating Council about beachfront management programs and practices. 

Committee Member Term Expires
David Cannon, Chair 5/9/2020
William Davies 12/12/2021
Patrick Sheehan 6/12/2022
Matthew Kizer 11/12/2019
Paul Oakley 11/13/2022
Iris Hill Ex Officio
Bob Doub Ex Officio
Patrick Brown Ex Officio


Beachfront Management Committee Bylaws

Local Beachfront Management Plan 

Meetings Town Hall    
May 23, 2012 2:00 pm Agenda Minutes
June 29, 2012 1:30 pm Agenda Minutes
August 31, 2012 10:00 am Agenda Minutes
January 4, 2013 10:00 am Agenda Minutes
January 30, 2013 10:00 am Agenda Minutes
March 28, 2013 10:00 am Agenda Minutes
January 10, 2014  2:30 pm Agenda Minutes
November 21, 2014 10:00 am Agenda Minutes
August 7, 2015 10:00 am  Agenda  Minutes
October 22, 2015 10:30 am Agenda No quorum
October 29, 2015 1:30 pm Agenda Minutes
April 26, 2016 10:00 am Agenda Minutes
June 28, 2016 11:00 am Agenda


 September 13, 2016                 2:00 p.m.             Agenda           Minutes

April 13, 2017                               10:00 a.m.            Agenda         Minutes               
June 23, 2017  2:00 p.m. Agenda Minutes
October 12, 2017  11:00 a.m. Agenda


January 22, 2019                            1:00 p.m.           Agenda

 South Carolina Beachfront Jurisdiction Web Application

Assessment of the Groin Field and Conceptual Plan for Groin Lengthening Edisto Beach, SC  January 2013

US Army Corps of Engineers Integrated Feasibility Report and Environmental Assessment  Report February 2014

Appendix A

Appendix B

Appendix C

Appendix D

Appendix E

Appendix F

Appendix G

Appendix H

Appendix I

Appendix J

Appendix K

Appendix L

Appendix M

Coastal Science and Engineers Permit Application for Edisto Beach Nourishment Project

Joint Application Public Notice for Edisto Beach Nourishment Project

Critical Area Permit & Coastal Zone Consistency Certification 2015-00528-May 26, 2016

Final Report 2017 Beach Restoration and Groin Lengthening Project

Appendix A-Permits

Appendix B-Marinex Daily Reports

Appendix C-Crowder Daily Reports

Appendix D-Volumes and Cross Sections

Appendix E-CSE BD-AD Surveys

Appendix F-CSE Pre Project and As-Built Groin Surveys

Appendix G-CSE Daily Observation Reports

Appendix H1-Sediment Data-Grain Size Distributions

Appendix H2-Boring Stats

Appendix H3-Core Logs

Appendix I-USFW 2016 Biological Opinion