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Mount Pleasant COVID-19 Alerts for Businesses

22 Alerts
July 15, 2020 10:18 AM

Town Ordinances Returning for Temporary Signs & Plastic Packaging/Products

By John Greenberg, Mount Pleasant Communications and Marketing Coordinator

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (July 15, 2020) - Last April, Governor McMaster ordered restrictions on business activity to help reduce the spread of coronavirus. The Town of Mount Pleasant...

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June 30, 2020 10:30 AM

Mount Pleasant Town Council Approves Ordinance Requiring Face Coverings

By John Greenberg, Mount Pleasant Communications and Marketing Coordinator

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (June 30, 2020) - At the June 29 Emergency Special Council Meeting, Council approved an Emergency Ordinance requiring face coverings in certain circumstances...

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May 19, 2020 10:40 AM

Being Mindful this Memorial Day with COVID-19 Reopening Guidelines

By John Greenberg, Mount Pleasant Communications and Marketing Coordinator

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (May 20, 2020) - Businesses across the Town are either preparing to reopen or are continuing to operate within suggested CDC and SC DHEC guidelines to prevent...

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May 11, 2020 1:18 PM

Limited Dine-In Service Details for Restaurants

Based on advice and recommendations from the “Response” component of accelerateSC, which includes input from S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control and the South Carolina Restaurant & Lodging Association (SCRLA), Governor McMaster has...

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May 6, 2020 8:41 AM

Mount Pleasant Issues Emergency Ordinance to Allow for Outdoor Dining & Retail Operations

During their emergency Council meeting on May 5, Mount Pleasant Town Council approved an emergency ordinance to allow for the temporary suspension of regulations regarding outdoor dining and retail operations. The ordinance, which was championed by...

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April 21, 2020 11:06 AM

Businesses Reminded to Update Digital Presence as They Look Towards Reopening

By John Greenberg, Mount Pleasant Communications and Marketing Coordinator.

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (April 24, 2020) - On Thursday, April 23, Mayor Haynie updated a proclamation adopting the same provisions as Governor McMaster's executive order regarding...

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April 20, 2020 10:22 AM

New Instagram 'Gift Cards' & 'Food Orders' Stickers

By John Greenberg, Mount Pleasant Communications and Marketing Coordinator

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (April 20, 2020) - Instagram has rolled out new story stickers and action buttons to make purchasing your goods and services as easy as possible. The new...

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April 7, 2020 4:11 PM

Mayor Haynie Issues New Proclamation Adopting Governor McMaster’s “Home or Work” Order

By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (April 7, 2020) – To help fight the spread of the coronavirus, South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster issued a “Home or Work” executive order yesterday. The order goes into...

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April 2, 2020 1:46 PM

South Carolina Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation Extends Renewal Deadlines

Effective immediately, the South Carolina Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation (LLR) is extending the license renewal deadline for licenses, registrations, and permits scheduled to renew during the months of April, May, June, July, and August....

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April 1, 2020 4:15 PM

Essential Mount Pleasant Businesses Encourage Safe Shopping

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (April 1, 2020) - In an effort to reinforce our community partnerships, Chief Ritchie met with the managers of Home Depot and both Lowes locations, today, and reviewed their efforts to join other Town businesses in protecting the...

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April 1, 2020 3:32 PM

Mayor Haynie Issues New Proclamation Adopting Governor McMaster’s Non-Essential Business List

By Martine Wolfe Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (April 1, 2020) – Mount Pleasant Mayor Will Haynie today issued a new proclamation mirroring South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster’s Closure of Non-Essential Businesses...

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April 1, 2020 2:31 PM

Additional Resources Offered for Small Businesses and Individuals

By John Greenberg, Mount Pleasant Communications and Marketing Coordinator

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (April 1, 2020) – Additional resources are now available to small businesses and individuals via financial packages from the U.S. Treasury, U.S. Chamber of...

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March 31, 2020 2:49 PM

Mount Pleasant Mayor Haynie Issues Stay-at-Home Order Effective April 2-15

By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (March 31, 2020) – Mount Pleasant Mayor Will Haynie today issued a Stay-at-Home proclamation taking effect in Mount Pleasant on Thursday, April 2, 2020 at 12:01 a.m....

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March 31, 2020

Business/Economic Development Conference Call today to discuss the Coronavirus/COVID-19.

The Charleston County Emergency Management Department will lead a conference call for Business/Economic Development today at 1:30 pm to discuss the Coronavirus/COVID-19.

Date: 03/31/2020 Time:
1:30 pm Phone Number: 1-843-793-0000
Access Code: 7463800...

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March 30, 2020 1:57 PM

Live Map for Town of Mount Pleasant Businesses

By John Greenberg, Mount Pleasant Communications and Marketing Coordinator

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (March 30, 2020) – The Town of Mount Pleasant is offering a resource for business owners that can keep residents up-to-date on your operations. Whether it is...

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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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