The Town of Seabrook Island will host its FREE fall shredding event on Friday, October 12th, from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. The event will be held in the parking lot adjacent to Seabrook Island Town Hall (2001 Seabrook Island Road), and will take place rain or shine.
Attendees are limited to (3) three boxes (copy paper box or smaller) or three bags (kitchen trash bag or smaller) per vehicle. There is no need to remove binders, binder clips, paper clips, staples, rubber bands, or CDs/DVDs prior to shredding.
Shredding services will be provided by Shred360.
The Town of Seabrook Island is sponsoring an FCC Licensing Class for anyone interested in obtaining an Amateur Radio Technician License. This is the entry level license which gives license holders privileges on all amateur frequencies above 50 Mhz.
When: October 24th & 25th
Where: Seabrook Island Town Hall
Cost: The class will be presented without charge by volunteers from the Charleston Amateur Radio Society (CARS). There is a $15 (cash) charge to take the exam.
Upon successfully completing the exam, attendees will be issued a license by the FCC.
Individuals who are interested in registering for the class and exam should email Max Willis (email@example.com).
For more information about Amateur Radio Technician licenses, please click here.
Planning Commission grants conditional approval for Kiawah Senior Living Facility encroachment permit
On Wed. October 3rd, the Seabrook Island Planning Commission considered a request from Atlantic Partners II, LLC (the "Applicant"), to grant an encroachment permit for a new driveway on Seabrook Island Road. The purpose of this encroachment permit request is to provide access to and from Seabrook Island Road for a proposed 200-unit senior living facility adjacent to the Freshfields Village Development.
The Planning Commission discussed this request on four separate occasions: July 18th, August 15th, September 26th and October 3rd. In addition, the applicants participated in a town-hosted public informational meeting on August 7th, which was held at the Seabrook Island Club and attended by more than 200 residents.
By a vote of 3-1, the Planning Commission approved the Applicant's request to grant an encroachment permit, subject to the following conditions:
At this time, the applicant may accept the conditions and move forward with the encroachment permit, appeal the Planning Commission’s decision to Seabrook Island Town Council for de novo review, or withdraw its request.
To view a copy of the full motion (with conditions), please click here.
To view the engineered drawings for the new driveway and off-site improvements to Seabrook Island Road, please click here.