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Mount Pleasant COVID-19 Alerts for Businesses

7 Alerts
March 27, 2020 5:35 PM

Town Council Adopts Additional Measures to Support Businesses

By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (March 27, 2020) – At today’s Emergency Video Conference Meeting, and in response to the impact of COVID-19 on the business community, Mount Pleasant Mayor Will Haynie...

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March 26, 2020 2:45 PM

Adapt & Overcome

By John Greenberg, Mount Pleasant Communications and Marketing Coordinator

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (March 26, 2020) - Businesses are currently having to adapt to the fluid operating environment created by COVID-19. Use our infographic to view some tips that...

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March 24, 2020 1:34 PM

Gatherings of Three or More People Discouraged in South Carolina

By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (March 24, 2020) – South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster yesterday issued an executive order giving law enforcement officers more discretion to disperse groups of three...

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March 20, 2020 11:34 AM

Town to Defer Hospitality Tax, Accommodations Tax Collections Until June 1

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (March 20, 2020) - Due to the unprecedented COVID-19 virus, the Town of Mount Pleasant is deferring the collection of hospitality tax and accommodations tax until June 1, 2020. Please continue collecting and retaining these tax funds...

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March 19, 2020 5:31 PM

Small Business Administration Emergency Assistance Loan Applications Available Now

By Lauren Sims, Community & Government Affairs Chief

Mount Pleasant, S.C. (March 19, 2020) – The U.S. Small Business Administration is offering designated states and territories low-interest federal disaster loans for working capital to small businesses...

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March 19, 2020 3:26 PM

Submit Your Safe Business Services to Lowcountry Local First

By John Greenberg, Mount Pleasant Communications and Marketing Coordinator.

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (March 20, 2020) - If your business is offering special services to get your products safely to your customers in response to the impacts of Covid-19, use...

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March 18, 2020 1:50 PM

In Support of Governor McMaster’s Executive Order, Mayor Haynie Urges Support of Business Community

By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (March 18, 2020) – Following yesterday’s briefing from South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster, Mount Pleasant Mayor Will Haynie is affirming his support of the...

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Mount Pleasant COVID-19 Cancellations

4 Alerts
March 26, 2020 3:24 PM

Recreation Dept. Cancels All Programs, Including Spring Break Camps Until Further Notice

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (March 25, 2020) – The Town of Mount Pleasant announced the closure of their programs in a statement to residents: “As the Mount Pleasant Recreation Department continues to receive updates and recommendations from the experts in the...

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March 26, 2020 3:16 PM

Pitt Street Bridge, Playground at Memorial Waterfront Park Are Closed

By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (March 26, 2020) – The Town of Mount Pleasant today announced the closure of the Pickett Recreational Park Area (Pitt Street Bridge) and the playground at Memorial...

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March 26, 2020 1:01 PM

33rd Annual Blessing of the Fleet & Seafood Festival Postponed

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (March 25, 2020) – After careful consideration of the current unprecedented time our community is facing due to COVID-19, the Town of Mount Pleasant has made the difficult decision to postpone the 33rd Annual Blessing of the Fleet &...

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March 13, 2020 10:24 AM

ArtFest 2020 Slated for March 14 is Canceled

By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (March 12, 2020) – The Town of Mount Pleasant announced today the cancellation of ArtFest, slated for Saturday, March 14, to safeguard against COVID-19 and the spread of the 2019 novel...

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Mount Pleasant COVID-19 Important Messages

13 Alerts
March 25, 2020 8:04 PM

South Carolina Announces Additional 82 Cases of COVID-19

COLUMBIA, S.C. (March 25, 2020) — The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) is investigating 82 additional cases of the COVID-19 novel coronavirus. This brings the total number statewide to 424 cases in 39 counties*.

Two...

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March 25, 2020 5:22 PM

Recreation Dept. Cancels All Programs, Including Spring Break Camps Until Further Notice

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (March 25, 2020) – The Town of Mount Pleasant announced the closure of their programs in a statement to residents: “As the Mount Pleasant Recreation Department continues to receive updates and recommendations from the experts in the...

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March 25, 2020 3:43 PM

Census Bureau Offers Statement on Coronavirus and the 2020 Census

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (March 25, 2020) - The U.S. Census Bureau is carefully monitoring the coronavirus (COVID-19) situation and will follow the guidance of federal, state and local health authorities. The Census Bureau’s preparation and contingency...

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March 25, 2020 1:06 PM

South Carolina Announces Additional 44 Cases of COVID-19

COLUMBIA, S.C. (March 24, 2020) — The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) is investigating 44 additional cases of the COVID-19 novel coronavirus. This brings the total number statewide to 342 cases in 36 counties*.

“As...

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March 25, 2020 12:43 PM

South Carolina Announces Two Additional Deaths Related to COVID-19

COLUMBIA, S.C. (March 24, 2020) — The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) today announces two additional deaths related to the novel coronavirus COVID-19. This brings the state’s total number of deaths to seven.

“Sadly,...

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March 24, 2020 1:30 PM

Gatherings of Three or More People Discouraged in South Carolina

By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (March 24, 2020) – South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster yesterday issued an executive order giving law enforcement officers more discretion to disperse groups of three...

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March 23, 2020 7:30 PM

South Carolina Announces Additional 103 Cases of COVID-19

COLUMBIA, S.C. (March 23, 2020) — The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) is investigating 103 additional cases of the COVID-19 novel coronavirus. This brings the total number statewide to 298 cases* in 34 counties.

“We...

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March 21, 2020 11:42 AM

A message from Mount Pleasant Police Chief Ritchie

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (March 21, 2020) - The Mount Pleasant Police Department would like to send a reminder this weekend to our community. Spring is officially here and everyone wants to enjoy this beautiful weather, but please remember that our community...

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March 19, 2020 2:06 PM

Mayor Haynie Amends Emergency Proclamation, Restricts Gatherings to 10 or less

By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (March 19, 2020) – To safeguard against the spread of COVID-19 and address the increase of confirmed cases across the nation and in South Carolina, Mount Pleasant Mayor...

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March 18, 2020 1:06 PM

In Support of Governor McMaster’s Executive Order, Mayor Haynie Urges Support of Business Community

By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (March 18, 2020) – Following yesterday’s briefing from South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster, Mount Pleasant Mayor Will Haynie is affirming his support of the...

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March 17, 2020 5:24 PM

Public Services Department Will Continue to Collect Garbage, Trash During Town’s Declared State of E

By Jen Jordan, Public Services Communications & Marketing Coordinator

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (March 17, 2020) - The Town of Mount Pleasant Public Services Department will continue to perform essential functions at reduced staffing until state of emergency...

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March 17, 2020 1:40 PM

Mayor Haynie, Town Council Enact Emergency Ordinance

By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (March 17, 2020) – Mount Pleasant Mayor Will Haynie and Mount Pleasant Town Council today held a telephonic meeting to enact an emergency ordinance (Ord. 20025) to...

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March 17, 2020 9:11 AM

Mount Pleasant Important Contact Numbers

In effort to mitigate the impacts of the 2019 novel coronavirus, Town of Mount Pleasant Facilities and Offices are closed to the public until further notice. Mission critical services are still operational. For up to date information, please see...

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