Projects

Billow Street/Arc Street Drainage Project

In 2014, the South Carolina Department of Transportation and the Town implemented the first phase of a drainage plan in this area.  Crossdrains were installed across Palmetto Boulevard and positive flow drainage was established to the outfall at the end of Billow Street.  However, to...

Fire Hydrant Refurbishment Striped and primed hydrant

The Edisto Beach Fire Department is refurbishing 12 fire hydrants this year.  The process includes removing the old paint and rust from the hydrants using a variety of mechanical tools, followed by replacing any needed hardware, such as rusty bolts.  Next, the hydrants are painted with...

Upgrades to Lift Station Pumps A and B Edisto Beach Sewer System

Last year the Town contracted with American Engineering Consultants to perform  the sewer system modeling and capital improvements program.  This involved field investigations and condition assessment of the system.  American Engineering conducted monitoring to establish wet...

Project Lifesaver Project Lifesaver

The Police Department has implemented a new, exciting program called Project Lifesaver.  Project Lifesaver provides public safety agencies with equipment and training to locate and rescue individuals who are prone to the life-threatening behavior of wandering.  The primary mission of...

Dune Stabilization-Plantings Sea Oats-Picture by James Lee

The Town has contracted with Earthbalance to install 5,000 sea oats along the top of the dune that was recently installed.  Coastal Science and Engineering donated another 550 plants. 

Town staff will be cordoning off the planted sections and installing "Keep off the dune"...

Recreation Master Plan

The Town of Edisto Beach is seeking submittals from qualified firms to provide consulting services for the Town of Edisto Beach Recreation Master Plan project. The Town of Edisto Beach has 3 parks, a bike path system, a tennis/pickle-ball court, an open tract of land and 38 beach accesses with...

Sea Level Rise

The Town of Edisto Beach is located on a barrier island and the adjacent lands on the Atlantic Ocean in Colleton County, SC.  The Town's vulnerable position to coastal hazards is clear.  Given its vulnerable position to coastal hazards the Town has partnered with the S.C. Sea Grant...

Town Hall Complex Town Hall Building

Town Hall is located at 2414 Murray Street.  The current Town Hall was built in 1985 on a 0.26 acre site (Lots 9 & 10 Block UU).  It is a one story building and began as 2,491 square feet and was renovated in 2005 by Charleston Constructors for $148,000 and is now 3,042 SF. ...

Stormwater Projects

During the Council retreat, flooding was discussed.  Several projects were identified such as Arc/Billow Street, lagoons, sea level rise, and the 700 block Palmetto Blvd.   The first step in the process is to hire a firm or firms that specialize in flooding and drainage to review...

Storm Damage Reduction Project

In 2001, the Town began working with the United States Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) to develop the Town's Hurricane and Storm Damage and Reduction Project which received Congressional approval in 2014.  Even though the project was authorized, it did not receive obligated funds ($22.2 M)...

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