Projects

Water System Improvement Project

The Town of Edisto Beach water supply comes from groundwater wells in the Santee Limestone aquifer.  This water supply has elevated levels of chloride, fluoride, and sodium concentrations that affect taste and may cause corrosion in the distribution system and residential plumbing and...

Sea Turtle Protection Project

In 2018, the Town began implementing steps to protect sea turtles.  Phase I has been implemented and 6 turtle friendly lights were installed at locations that ranked highest for hatching misorientations.  Although the new street lights were changed to provide more protection to sea...

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)...

E-One Ladder Truck Project Quint Loaner Truck

May 29, 2019 marks the first day of a 100-day project to refurbish and rebuild components of the Town's E-One Ladder Truck.  A 75' Quint truck has been loaned to the Town by the firm refurbishing the E-1.  Earlier this year, Town Council approved the refurbishment and rebuilding of the...

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...

Civic Center Stainless Steel Cable Repair/Relacement and Extension

This project consists of repair/replacement and extension of stainless steel cable on the deck of the Civic Center located at 42 Station Court, Edisto Island, SC.  ...

Jungle Shores Bike Path Jungle Shores Bike Path 700 Block

Investigate how to correct flooding and silting of the bike path in the 600-700 block of Jungle Shores Road.

Smoke Test of Sewer System (Lift Station A and B)

Conduct a smoke test to identify any breeches of the sewer system to address stormwater infiltration. ...

Fire Department Barracks Renovation

Renovate the Fire Department to address access to and from the barracks area by firefighters.

Recreation Master Planning Services

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...

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. ...

Christmas Decorations Project Christmas Tree Frames Powder Coated

Due to the salt environment, the Town's Christmas decorations i.e. streetlights, manger scene have corroded.  The lights need to be removed, frames sandblasted and painted and restrung with new wire and lights.  ...

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...

Fire Hydrant Maintenance

The past years of flooding has caused many of our hydrants to show signs of rust.  The Town is in the process of having many hydrants hydroblasted and repainted.  Cool Blast Equipment Company is removing the rust by blasting it with dry ice and the Fire Department will be painting the...

Yacht Club Road Drainage and Paving

The end of Yacht Club Road pavement and bike path are in disrepair.  There is also a drainage system that was impacted from the previous years storms.  Town staff will be working on the drainage and the pot holes on Yacht Club Road.  Bids are being acquired for repaving the end of...

Convenience Station Improvements

Over the years slight improvements have been made to implement functional components to the convenience station.  We have added concrete pads using Keep America Beautiful grants and also a second gate. 

The next phase includes modifying the layout of the containers to provide...