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Posted on: October 17, 2017

Park Playground Closed for Maintenance

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (October 18, 2017) - Mount Pleasant Memorial Waterfront Park's toddler playground will be closed for maintenance on Wednesday and Thursday, October 25 and 26. We thank patrons for their patience and understanding and look forward to re-...

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Posted on: October 16, 2017

Town Offers Parking Options

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Overflow Parking Options for Comprehensive Plan Open House on Oct.17

For tomorrow's Comprehensive Plan Open House, parking at Town Hall will be limited due to ongoing construction activities.  To ensure that Town residents are able to attend the O...

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Posted on: October 13, 2017

Coleman Blvd. Traffic Lane Shifts Slated Oct. 15

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (October 13, 2017) - The Town of Mount Pleasant will be installing storm drainage across Coleman Boulevard beginning Sunday, October 15, between the hours of 9:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. There will be lane shifts between Mills Street and Liv...

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Posted on: October 13, 2017

Public Services Issues Debris Update #23

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (October 13, 2017) - The Town of Mount Pleasant Public Services Department offers the following Tropical Storm Irma update: 

  • The Waste Management Division completed their first pass of debris removal from Tropical Storm Irma on ...
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Posted on: October 12, 2017

Traffic Enforcement Notice

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (October 12, 2017) - The Mount Pleasant Police Department, along with the State Transport Police, will be conducting selective enforcement of Commercial and non-Commercial vehicles on October 16, 2017. This joint enforcement be...

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Posted on: October 12, 2017

Public Services Issues Debris Update #22

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (October 12, 2017) - The Town of Mount Pleasant Public Services Department offers the following Tropical Storm Irma update: 

  • The Waste Management Division completed their first pass of debris removal from Tropical Storm...
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Posted on: October 11, 2017

Lane Closures Slated Oct. 12

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Traffic Alert Rifle Range Road and Six Mile Road Lane Closures

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC ( October 11, 2017) - The Transportation Department has announced the following lane closures:

  • On Thursday night, October 12, there will be a lane closure on Rifle Ra...
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Posted on: October 11, 2017

Shem Creek Bridge Bike Lane Public Meeting Slated

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Public Notice for Shem Creek Bridge Bike Lane Capital Improvement Project

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (October 11, 2017) - In 2016, the Town of Mount Pleasant Transportation Department applied for and was awarded funds through the South Carolina Department of Trans...

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Posted on: October 11, 2017

Public Services Issues Debris Update #21

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (October 11, 2017) - The Town of Mount Pleasant Public Services Department offers the following Tropical Storm Irma update: 

  • The Waste Management Division completed their first pass ofdebris removal from Tropical Storm ...
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Posted on: October 10, 2017

Highway 17 North Lane Closure Announced

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Traffic Alert: Highway 17 North Lane Closure

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (October 10, 2017) -  Beginning Wednesday, October 11, 2017,  the right lane of Highway 17 North will be closed from 9:00 p.m. until 6:00 a.m., between the entrance road into...

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Posted on: October 10, 2017

Public Services Issues Debris Update #20

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (October 10, 2017) - The Town of Mount Pleasant Public Services Department offers the following Tropical Storm Irma update: 

  • The Waste Management Division completed their first pass of debris removal from Tropical Storm...
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Posted on: October 9, 2017

Public Services Issues Debris Update #19

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (October 9, 2017) - The Town of Mount Pleasant Public Services Department offers the following Tropical Storm Irma update: 

  • The Waste Management Division completed their first pass of debris removal from Tropical Storm ...
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Posted on: October 9, 2017

Don't Miss the Comp Plan Open House on Oct. 17

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Thinking about coming to the Comprehensive Plan Open House, but not sure if it’s worth your time? 

Consider this: The first step in the development of a Comprehensive Plan is to study the forces and trends at work in the Town, and to ide...

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Posted on: October 6, 2017

Tree Bank Applications Due Oct. 31

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“Spruce” Up Your Neighborhood! Tree Bank Applications Due Oct. 31

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (October 6, 2017) – Take part in making your community beautiful! The Town of Mount Pleasant Culture, Arts and Pride Commission want...

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Posted on: October 6, 2017

New traffic patterns on SC 41 at Joe Rouse Rd

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC ( October 6, 2017) - Based upon post-improvement observation of traffic flows at the intersection of SC 41 and Joe Rouse Rd, the Town will implement revised laneage and signal timing beginning Monday, October 9. This is an effo...

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Posted on: October 6, 2017

30th Annual Children’s Day Festival Rings in Fall

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (Oct. 6, 2017) – Fall is here and that means it’s time for family fun at the 30th Annual Town of Mount Pleasant Children’s Day Festival presented by Publix at the Park West Recreation Complex on Sunday, Oct. 15 from noon to 5 p...

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Posted on: October 6, 2017

Shem Creek Park Restrooms Renovation

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Mount Pleasant Public Announcement

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (October 6, 2017) - Visitors and park patrons should be aware that the Shem Creek Park Restrooms will not be available the week of October 30 through November 3, 2017, due to maintenance and fl...

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Posted on: October 6, 2017

Public Services Issues Debris Update #18

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (October 6, 2017) - The Town of Mount Pleasant Public Services Department offers the following Tropical Storm Irma update: 

  • The Waste Management Division completed their first pass of debris removal from Tropical Storm ...
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Posted on: October 5, 2017

Public Services Issues Debris Update #17

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (October 4, 2017) - The Town of Mount Pleasant Public Services Department offers the following Tropical Storm Irma update: 

  • The Waste Management Division has completed their first pass of debris removal from Tropical St...
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Posted on: October 4, 2017

Mount Pleasant Senior Center to Host Open House

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Take a Look Inside Mount Pleasant’s Premier Senior Facility 

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (October 3, 2017) – The Town of Mount Pleasant’s Senior Center will open its doors Thursday, October 12, 2017 for an informative and fun-filled Open House. Fo...

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Posted on: October 4, 2017

TownePlace Suites by Marriott Holds Grand Opening

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (October 4, 2017) – TownePlace Suites Charleston Mount Pleasant celebrated its grand opening with a ribbon cutting ceremony on Tuesday, October 3. The celebration featured live entertainment, food and beverages, door prizes and...

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Posted on: October 4, 2017

Public Services Issues Debris Update #16

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (October 4, 2017) - The Town of Mount Pleasant Public Services Department offers the following Tropical Storm Irma update: 

  • The Waste Management Division has completed their first pass of debris removal from Tropical St...
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Posted on: October 3, 2017

Public Services Issues Debris Update #15

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (October 3, 2017) - The Town of Mount Pleasant Public Services Department offers the following update: 

  • The Waste Management Division has completed their first pass of debris removal from Tropical Storm Irma. They conti...
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Posted on: October 2, 2017

Comp Plan Open House Slated for Oct. 17

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (October 2, 2017) - On Tuesday, October 17, the Town of Mount Pleasant will host the first Open House of its 2018-2028 Comprehensive Planning process.  The Open House will be held at Town Hall, in Council Chambers,100 Ann Edwar...

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Posted on: October 2, 2017

Public Services Issues Debris Update #14

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (October 2, 2017) - The Town of Mount Pleasant Public Services Department offers the following update: 

  • The Waste Management Division has completed their first pass of debris removal from Tropical Storm Irma.  ...
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Posted on: September 30, 2017

Wando Bridge/SC 41 Lane Closure Slated Oct. 1-3

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WHAT:          Upcoming Single-Lane Closure on SC 41 for the Wando River Bridge Replacement Project

LOCATION: Clements Ferry Road from Reflectance Road to the SC41 Bridge.

DATES:     &a...

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Posted on: September 29, 2017

Simmons St. Closure Begins Oct. 3

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager 

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (September 29, 2017) - Starting Tuesday October 3,  through the middle of December between the hours of 8:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m., Simmons Street be...

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Posted on: September 29, 2017

Public Services Issues Debris Update #13

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (September 28, 2017) - The Town of Mount Pleasant Public Services Department offers the following update: 

  • The Waste Management Division has completed their first pass of debris removal from Tropical Storm Irma. &nb...
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Posted on: September 29, 2017

Ulma Named Planning & Development Director

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (September 29, 2017) - Mount Pleasant Town Administrator Eric DeMoura announced the appointment of Jeffery G. Ulma to the position of Director of Planning and Development. Mr. Ulma brings over 35 years of local government plann...

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Posted on: September 28, 2017

Park West Blvd. Public Mtg. Slated Oct. 26

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Park West Boulevard Widening Project - Public Information Meeting Notice

MeetingThursday, October 26, 2017, from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., at the Park West Gym, located at 1251 Park West Boulevard Mount Pleasant, SC 29466. The meeting will have a drop-in for...

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Posted on: September 28, 2017

Jury Service for Sept. 29 is Cancelled

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (September 28, 2017) - The Town of Mount Pleasant Municipals Court announced today that Jury Service for September 29, 2017 has been cancelled.  Your appearance is not required, however, you may called at a later date....

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Posted on: September 27, 2017

Public Services Issues Debris Update #12

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (September 28, 2017) - The Town of Mount Pleasant Public Services Department offers the following update: 

  • The Waste Management Division continues to collect vegetative debris on the normal Thursday route in Park West. ...
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Posted on: September 27, 2017

Wando Bridge/SC 41 Lane Closure Slated

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WHAT:          Upcoming Single-Lane Closure on SC 41 for the Wando River Bridge Replacement Project

LOCATION: Clements Ferry Road from Reflectance Road to the SC41 Bridge.

DATES:     &a...

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Posted on: September 27, 2017

Public Services Issues Debris Update #11

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (September 27, 2017) - The Town of Mount Pleasant Public Services Department offers the following update: 

  • The Waste Management Division continues to collect vegetative debris on the normal Thursday route in Dunes West....
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Posted on: September 27, 2017

Town Celebrates Business Appreciation Week

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (September 27, 2017) - To highlight Mount Pleasant’s thriving business community, Mayor Linda Page has proclaimed the 2017 Mount Pleasant Business Appreciation Week as September 25-29. Business Appreciation Week’s goal is to sh...

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Posted on: September 26, 2017

Simmons Community Dock Closure Slated

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (September 26, 2017) – The Town of Mount Pleasant will close the David Simons Jr. Community Dock, from Monday, October 2 through Wednesday, November 1, 2017, to rep...

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Posted on: September 26, 2017

Public Services Issues Debris Update #10

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (September 26, 2017) - The Town of Mount Pleasant Public Services Department offers the following update: 

  • The Waste Management Division continues to collect vegetative debris on the normal Thursday route. When the firs...
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Posted on: September 25, 2017

CARTA Launches Transit App

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CARTA today announced its partnership with Transit, the leading mobile app provider for public transportation.MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (September 25, 2017) - Riders will now be able to navigate the Charleston area with accurate real-time predictions, s...

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Posted on: September 25, 2017

Mayor’s Office Art Program Features Magdelain

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (September 25, 2017) – The latest artwork featured in the Mount Pleasant Culture, Arts & Pride (CAP) Commission’s Mayor’s Office Art program is Renée Magdelain’s stunning Sunrise at Porcher’s Bluff.

Magdelain’s inspiring oil on canva...

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Posted on: September 25, 2017

JRS Coding School Opens New Location

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JRS Coding School and Tabula Rasa HealthCare Celebrate New Location with Open House

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC  (September 25, 2017) – Tabula Rasa HealthCare’s (NASDAQ: TRHC) software development team and its web development school, JR...

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Posted on: September 25, 2017

Public Services Issues Debris Update #9

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (September 25, 2017) - The Town of Mount Pleasant Public Services Department offers the following update: 

  • The Waste Management Division continues to collect vegetative debris on the normal Thursday route. When the firs...
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Posted on: September 22, 2017

Public Services Issues Debris Update #8

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (September 22, 2017) - The Town of Mount Pleasant Public Services Department offers the following update: 

  • The Waste Management Division continues to collect vegetative debris on the normal Wednesday route. Do to the am...
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Posted on: September 20, 2017

Public Services Issues Debris Update #7

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (September 21, 2017) - The Town of Mount Pleasant Public Services Department offers the following update: 

  • The Waste Management Division continues to collect vegetative debris on the normal Wednesday route. We hope to f...
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Posted on: September 20, 2017

Cops & Kids Pizza Night Slated for Oct. 2

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (September 20, 2017) - The Mount Pleasant Police Department is proud to partner with MidiCi to offer a Cops and Kids Pizza Night on Monday, October 2, 2017 from 5:00 to 7:00pm. Mount Pleasant Police Officers will be on-scene in...

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Posted on: September 20, 2017

Public Services Issues Debris Update #6

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (September 20, 2017) - The Town of Mount Pleasant Public Services Department offers the following update: 

  • The Waste Management Division continues to collect vegetative debris on the normal Wednesday route. We estimate ...
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Posted on: September 20, 2017

Rec Brochure Earns Pinnacle Award

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International Festivals & Events Association (IFEA) Announces 2017 Pinnacle Award WinnersMOUNT PLEASANT, SC (September 20, 2017) - The International Festivals & Events Association (IFEA) paid tribute to the Blessing of the Fleet & Sea...

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Posted on: September 19, 2017

Public Services Issues Debris Update #5

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Public Services Department Tropical Storm Irma Update #5

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (September 19, 2017) - The Town of Mount Pleasant Public Services Department offers the following update: 

  • The Waste Management Division continues to collect veget...
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Posted on: September 15, 2017

Public Services Debris Update #4

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Public Services Department Tropical Storm Irma Update #4

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (September 18, 2017) - The Town of Mount Pleasant Public Services Department offers the following update: 

  • The Waste Management Division continues to collect veget...
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Posted on: September 15, 2017

Park Playground Closed for Repairs

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (September 15,2017) - Mount Pleasant Memorial Waterfront Park's toddler playground will be closed for maintenance on Wednesday and Thursday, September 19 and 20. We thank patrons for their patience and understanding and look fo...

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Posted on: September 15, 2017

Coleman CIP Construction Begins Sunday

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (September 15, 2017) - Construction of the Coleman Boulevard Capital Improvement project will begin on Sunday, September 17. The project involves installation of significant storm drainage infrastructure, enhanced bicycle and p...

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Posted on: September 15, 2017

Public Services Debris Update #3

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Public Services Department Tropical Storm Irma Update #03

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (September 15, 2017) - The Waste Management Division continues to collect vegetative debris on the normal Monday route. We estimate that we will finish the first pass on ...

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Posted on: September 14, 2017

Sept. 15 Jury Service is Cancelled

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Important Notice

Jury Service for September 15, 2017, has been cancelled.  Your appearance is not required, however, you may called at a later date.  Our office hours are from 8:00 A.M. to 4:30 P.M. Monday through Friday.  At thi...

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Posted on: September 14, 2017

Popular Pickleball Gains More Space

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (September 14, 2017) – The Mount Pleasant Recreation Department recently added eight outdoor pickleball courts to its repertoire of play spaces. Pickleball, one of the country’s fastest growing sports, is rapidly inc...

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Posted on: September 14, 2017

Public Services Debris Update #2

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Public Services Department Tropical Storm Irma Update #02

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (September 14, 2017) - The Waste Management Division continues to collect vegetative debris on the normal Monday route. We estimate that it will take two more days to com...

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Posted on: September 13, 2017

Trash, Vegetative Debris Collections Begin

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UPDATE #1

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (September 13, 2017) - The Public Services Department is continuing to conduct damage assessments of Town infrastructure. We are also beginning cleanup and repair efforts throughout the Town. We are starting to clean and line T...

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Posted on: September 13, 2017

Two-Day Delay for Trash, Garbage, Recycling Pick Up

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (September 13, 2017) - In the aftermath of the recent  storm, the trash and garbage collection schedule is as follows:

  • Monday’s route will be collected on We...
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Posted on: September 12, 2017

Mount Pleasant Cleans Up After Irma

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (September 12, 2017) - In less than 24 hours, Town emergency personnel (including Police, Fire and Public Services) are working hard to restore areas of Mount Pleasa...

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Posted on: September 13, 2017

Two-Day Delay for Trash, Garbage Pick Up

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (September 12, 2017) - In the aftermath of the recent  storm, the trash and garbage collection schedule is as follows:

  • Monday’s route will be collected on We...
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Posted on: September 11, 2017

Town, County Launch New Damage Assessment Tool

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (September 11, 2017) – Town of Mount Pleasant officials are beginning to evaluate the impacts caused by severe weather associated with Hurricane Irma. The ...

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Posted on: September 10, 2017

Town to Mitigate Storm Impacts

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (September 10, 2017) - The Town of Mount Pleasant has made all operational preparations in anticipation of effects from Hurricane Irma and is prepared to mitigate th...

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Posted on: September 1, 2017

MPW Will Be Closed on Monday

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (September 8, 2017 ) – Mount Pleasant Waterworks (MPW) will be closed Monday, September 11, 2017 due to the expected impacts of Hurricane Irma. MPW’s Operation Center will reopen on Tuesday, September 12, 2017. To report a wate...

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Posted on: September 8, 2017

Town is Ready for Storm Event

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (September 8, 2017) -The Town of Mount Pleasant has made all operational preparations in anticipation of Hurricane Irma and is prepared to mitigate the impacts of th...

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Posted on: September 7, 2017

CARTA to Run Full Service on Friday, Sept. 8

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (September 7, 2017) - Riders are strongly encouraged to conduct all business – such as trips to the grocery store or doctor – as soon as possible on Friday.Complete service stoppage is highly likely on Saturday, Sept. 9, in acc...

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Posted on: September 7, 2017

MPW Customers Urged to Prepare, Stay Connected

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (September 7, 2017) - Hurricane Irma has potential to impact Mount Pleasant causing power outages. Residents are asked to reduce their discharge into the wastewater system during and immediately after Hurricane Irma.

If your pow...

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Posted on: September 7, 2017

Town Issues Closures Ahead of Hurricane Irma

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (September 7, 2017) – The Town of Mount Pleasant facilities will close at noon on Friday, September 8 due to the expected impacts of Hurricane Irma. The To...

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Posted on: September 7, 2017

Town to Deploy Sandbags Stations Tomorrow Sept. 8

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (September 7, 2017) - To help mitigate the impacts of Hurricane Irma, the Town of Mount Pleasant will deliver 1,400 sandbags to the following locations on Friday, Se...

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Posted on: September 6, 2017

Mount Pleasant Prepares for Hurricane Irma Impact

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications ManagerMOUNT PLEASANT, SOUTH CAROLINA (September 6, 2017) – Hurricane Irma, a potentially catastrophic Category 5 hurricane, is heading toward Puerto Rico, Hispañola, the Bahamas ...

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Posted on: August 31, 2017

Apply for the Holiday Farmers Market Now!

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Mount Pleasant Holiday Farmers Market & Craft Show Set for Dec. 9 - Applications Available Online 

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (August 31, 2017) - The Town of Mount Pleasant invites crafters, farmers and food vendors to apply for the 2017 Holi...

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Posted on: August 28, 2017

MPW System Prepared for Heavy Rain

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Mount Pleasant, SC (August 28, 2017) – As heavy rain and high winds are anticipated to impact Mount Pleasant, personnel at Mount Pleasant Waterworks (MPW) are ready to respond to customer needs. “While we do not anticipate impact to our drinking ...

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Posted on: August 27, 2017

MPW Issues Repeal Boil Water Advisory

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Residents in Dunes West no longer advised to boil water

Streets include: Rush Haven Dr, Greenspoint Ct, Spring Line Dr, Bowline, Mooring Line, Fountainhead, Stay Sail, Ayers Plantation, Yachtsman, Whisker Pole, Hatchway, Catamaran Ct, River Vista, Logbook,...

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Posted on: August 21, 2017

Let's Make Play More Accessible

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Town Hopes to Bring Recreation Closer & Make Play More Accessible

Mount Pleasant, SC (August 18, 2017) - What if your children could practice for upcoming games right in their own neighborhood? With this idea in mind, the Town of Mount Pleasan...

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Posted on: August 18, 2017

Town Launches Comprehensive Plan Website

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Communications Manager

 

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (August 18, 2017) – The Town of Mount Pleasant launched today an educational website to inform citizens on everything related to the 2018-2028 Comprehensive Pla...

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Posted on: August 16, 2017

Bottom Line Digital Communications Relocates

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (August 16, 2017) – Bottom Line Digital Communications, a local printing and marketing solutions company, celebrated its relocation in Mount Pleasant with a ribbon cutting ceremony on Tuesday, August 15. Mount Pleasant Mayor Linda Page,...

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Posted on: August 15, 2017

Closures, Cancellations Slated on Eclipse Day

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (August 15, 2017) - On August 21, the nation will experience a total solar eclipse that is expected to draw a large crowd to the Charleston area. The Town of Mount Pleasant wants everyone to be prepared for this once in a gener...

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Posted on: August 10, 2017

MPPD Issues Eclipse Safety Tips

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (August 10, 2017) -  On August 21, 2017, the nation will experience a total solar eclipse that is expected to draw a large crowd to the Charleston area. The Mount Pleasant Police Department wants everyone to be prepared for thi...

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Posted on: August 10, 2017

Rifle Range Lane Closure Slated

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (August 10, 2017) - The South Carolina Department of Transportation is closing a lane on Rifle Range Road today and Friday to install driveways for new homes near 1781 Rifle Range Road. The  work and lane closure will be betwee...

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Posted on: August 10, 2017

Lane Closure Slated for Belle Hall Parkway

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (August 10, 2017) - The outbound lane of Belle Hall Parkway will be closed between Paul Foster Road and Seacoast Parkway on Monday, August 14, 2017 and Tuesday, August 15, 2017 for the removal of trees. This work is necessary t...

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Posted on: August 10, 2017

Shem Creek Park Receives APWA Award

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Communications Manager

 

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (August 10, 2017) – At the August 8 Town Council meeting, the American Public Works Association awarded the South Carolina 2016 Project of the Year to  Shem Creek Park Ph...

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Posted on: August 10, 2017

Apply for Traffic Signal Box Art

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Town of Mount Pleasant Accepting Proposals for Traffic Signal Box Art

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (August 10, 2017) - The Town of Mount Pleasant is accepting submissions for phase three of the Culture, Arts & Pride Commission’s Traffic Box Art project ...

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Posted on: August 7, 2017

ENGAGE Talent Hosts Town Staff

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Business Outreach Meeting Takes Town Hall to ENGAGE Talent

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (August 8, 2017) – The Town of Mount Pleasant recently hosted a business outreach meeting at ENGAGE Talent, a thriving Mount Pleasant-based technology...

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Posted on: August 2, 2017

MPW Offers Water Quality Update #6

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (August 2, 2017) - Following our release on Friday, we received requests for more detailed information relative to the test results presented by a resident of Dunes West and Mount Pleasant Waterworks (MPW) and to better clarify...

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Posted on: August 3, 2017

Town Proud Reaches 100-mark Milestone

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“Town Proud” Certified Local Business Program Reaches 100 Participants Within Its First YearThe Town of Mount Pleasant and Lowcountry Local First celebrate businesses rooted in Mount Pleasant

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (August 3, 2017) – In October 2016, ...

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Posted on: August 1, 2017

Astronomers to Host Eclipse Viewings

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College of Charleston Astronomers to Host Mount Pleasant Eclipse Viewings 

Mount Pleasant, SC (August 1, 2017) - In partnership with the Mount Pleasant Recreation Department, the College of Charleston will hold educational viewings for th...

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Posted on: August 3, 2017

Apply for Town Anchor Awards

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Nominations are Underway for Mount Pleasant Town Anchor Awards

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (July 27, 2017) – Do you know a Mount Pleasant business with top-notch customer service? Nominate them for the 2nd Annual Town Anchor Awards.

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Posted on: July 27, 2017

Tidal Creek Dental is Open

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Tidal Creek Dental Celebrates Grand Opening in Mount Pleasant

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (July 27, 2017) -  Tidal Creek Dental is officially open for business. The new state-of-the-art facility celebrated its grand opening with a ribbon cutting ceremony o...

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Posted on: August 1, 2017

MidiCi Delivers Authentic Pizza

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MIDICI: THE NEAPOLITAN PIZZA COMPANY TO DELIVER AUTHENTIC WOOD-FIRED PIZZA TO MOUNT PLEASANT, SC

Franchise Brings Friends Together at Its Newest Location

 

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (July 28, 2017) – MidiCi: The Neapolitan Pizza Company, ...

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Posted on: July 27, 2017

Town Receives Achievement Award

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (July 27, 2017) - The Town of Mount Pleasant received a Municipal Achievement Award for its Planning Public Outreach and Engagement Program. Officials accepted the award during the Municipal Association of South Carolina's Annu...

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Posted on: July 25, 2017

Farrell Appointed Assistant Town Administrator

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (July 25, 2017) - Mount Pleasant Town Administrator Eric DeMoura announced today the appointment of Christiane Farrell to the position of Assistant Town Administrator. Farrell brings nearly 18 years of municipal planning experience to o...

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Posted on: July 24, 2017

Apply Online for Comp Plan Planning Forum

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (July 24, 2017) - Do you live in Mount Pleasant and would you like to be involved in planning the Town’s future? If so, apply today to be part of the Town Comprehensive Plan Planning Forum.

The Forum is a steering committee tha...

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Posted on: July 21, 2017

No Pesticides, Herbicides Found in MPW Water

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Third-party laboratory testing provides confirmation of no pesticides or herbicides in water provided to Mount Pleasant residents 

 

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (July 21, 2017) – After customer concerns surfaced on social media regarding p...

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Posted on: July 20, 2017

MPW Offers Water Quality Update #6

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (July 20, 2017) -  MPW continues to await official results of all testing. We anticipate being able to release results by close of business Friday and announce the date and time for our next community meeting.

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Posted on: July 28, 2017

Enjoy Waterfront Music & Movies Series (Part 1)

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Break Into Song & Dance at Week 1 of Waterfront Music & Movies!

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (July 28, 2017) – The Town of Mount Pleasant opens its Waterfront Music & Movies series presented by Y102.5 with the opportunity to sing and dance alon...

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Posted on: July 21, 2017

Waterfront Music & Movies Series Kicks Off

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (July 20, 2017) – Hot days call for cool nights under the stars at Memorial Waterfront Park. Every Friday in August, enjoy the final weeks of summer at the Town of Mount Pleasant’s Waterfront Music & Movies serie...

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Posted on: July 21, 2017

Cresco Historical Stewardship Submissions Sought

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (July 201 2017 ) - The Mount Pleasant Historical Commission honored Mary Julia C. Royall as the inaugural recipient of the Cresco Historical Stewardship Award last year. This award is to be presented annually to an individual, ...

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Posted on: July 20, 2017

MPW Offers Water Quality Update #4

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MPW continues to await the results from sampling conducted last week.  We have reached out to the lab to confirm that we are on target to receive those testing results later this week, and they confirmed but did not provide the exact day.

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Posted on: July 19, 2017

Hunters Run Drive Lane Closure

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (July 19, 2017) - The Town currently has a storm water rehabilitation project in the Wando East/Wando Lakes community. On Wednesday, July 19th and Thursday, July 20th between the hours of 7:00 am and 9:00 pm, the Contractor will close o...

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Posted on: July 19, 2017

MPW Offers Water Quality Update #3

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (July 17, 2017) - MPW is awaiting the results from sampling conducted last week. Customers will be notified and a public meeting will be held when these results become available.  

Over the weekend, MPW received questions from c...

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Posted on: July 17, 2017

Lane Closure Slated on SC 41

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WHAT:           Upcoming Lane Closure on SC 41 for the Wando River Bridge Replacement Project 

LOCATION:  Southbound lane between Harpers Ferry Way and north end of existing bridge 

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Posted on: July 17, 2017

Comp Plan Planning Forum Seeks Members

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (July 17, 2017) - Do you live in Mount Pleasant and would you like to be involved in planning the Town’s future? If so, apply today to be part of the Town Comprehensive Plan Planning Forum.

The Forum is a steering committee that is being...

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Posted on: July 16, 2017

Water Quality Concerns with Pesticides, Cancer

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Mount Pleasant Waterworks Update 2 – July 14, 2017 

How did these concerns come forward? 

Approximately two weeks ago, a group of mothers expressed their concerns on social media regarding the number of young males in a general area of Mou...

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Posted on: July 10, 2017

US 17 Lane Closure Slated on July 11

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (July 10, 2017) - The Town of Mount Pleasant is announcing a lane closure on Highway 17 North between the hours of 9:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. on Tuesday, July 11, 2017,  between the entrance road to the KOA Campground and Morgan P...

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Posted on: July 7, 2017

Apply for ATAC Funding Now

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (July 7, 2017) - The Town of Mount Pleasant has announced that applications for Accommodations Tax Funding are available now for qualified tourism- and cultural arts-related projects occurring January 1 – June 30, 2018. Completed applic...

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Posted on: June 30, 2017

Mount Pleasant Unveils New Website

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (June 30, 2017) – Mount Pleasant is proud to announce the launch of its new municipal website.

“We are excited to launch our new website as we move into our new Town Hall,” said Mount Pleasant Mayor Linda Page. “Our new web platform will...

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Posted on: June 30, 2017

Courtney Page Displays Art in Mayor’s Office

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (June 30, 2017) – Mount Pleasant Mayor Linda Page and the Culture, Arts & Pride Commission recently installed Golden Marsh by local artist Courtney Page (no Mayoral relation) to be displayed in the Mayor’s Office...

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Posted on: June 26, 2017

Shem Creek to Enhance Connectivity

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications ManagerMount Pleasant, SC (June 21, 2017) – As part of the third phase of capital project improvements at Shem Creek Park, the Town recently completed the drainage and road resurfacing of Ron...

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Posted on: June 26, 2017

Learn to Prepare for a Hurricane

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications ManagerMOUNT PLEASANT, SOUTH CAROLINA (June 26, 2017) – The Atlantic Basin hurricane season begins June 1 and Mount Pleasant Mayor Linda Page called on all citizens to remain alert and be prepared.&am...

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Posted on: June 25, 2017

Business Licenses Renewal Due July 31

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (June 25, 2017) - Every business operating in Mount Pleasant is required to obtain a Mount Pleasant Business License. Annual business license licenses expire on June 30, and renewals are due on July 31, 2017. Renewal packages w...

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Posted on: June 23, 2017

Town Parks Receive TripAdvisor High Marks

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (June 23, 2017) - We’re pleased to announce that both Shem Creek Park and Mount Pleasant Memorial Waterfront Park have been recognized by TripAdvisor with a 2017 Certificate of Excellence. A Certificate of Excellence is awarded...

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Posted on: June 21, 2017

Register for a Clinic with Olympian Jason Lezak

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (June 21, 2017) – The Town of Mount Pleasant is teaming up with the South Carolina Swim Club (SCSC) to host a Mutual of Omaha Breakout Swim Clinic featuring Olympian Jason Lezak on Saturday, June 24 at the R.L. Jones Center.

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Posted on: June 21, 2017

Indigo Market Drive Improvements June 25-26

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager 

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (June 21, 2017) - Beginning on Sunday, June 25 through Monday, June 26, the inside north and south bound lanes of traffic on Highway 17, between the inters...

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Posted on: June 19, 2017

Town Rehabs Pipes at Rivertowne on the Wando

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager  MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (June 19, 2017) – The Town of Mount Pleasant is in the final stages of rehabilitating stormwater pipes in the Rivertowne on the Wando neighborhood. The $6...

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Posted on: June 16, 2017

Hungryneck Blvd. Closure Slated June 19-23

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications ManagerMOUNT PLEASANT, SC (June 16, 2017) - On Monday, June 19 through Friday, June 23, the outside north-bound lane of Hungryneck Boulevard will be closed to remove the bypass pipes and pump...

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Posted on: June 16, 2017

SC-41 at Joe Rouse Road Improvement

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications ManagerMOUNT PLEASANT, SC (June 16, 2017) - Construction of the intersection improvements at the intersection of SC-41 and Joe Rouse Road is scheduled to start on Monday June 19 and continue ...

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Posted on: June 16, 2017

Sign Up to Sail the Wando River this August!

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (June 16, 2017) – Registration is now open for the 13th Annual Mount Pleasant Junior Regatta. The only youth-oriented regatta in the local area, this friendly competition will be held Aug. 12 at Hobcaw Yacht Club. 

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Posted on: June 16, 2017

AR Workshop Brings Out Inner Artist

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (June 16, 2017) - Charleston and Mount Pleasant residents now have a new way to express their passion for DIY design and styling, with the opening of AR Workshop in Mount Pleasant (Northcutt Plaza). The grand opening was celebr...

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Posted on: June 16, 2017

Aquifers, Groundwater and Their Importance

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A series  of articles brought to you by Mount Pleasant WaterworksMOUNT PLEASANT, SC (June 16, 2017) - Aquifers and groundwater play a vital role in supplying water to the citizens of our area. Follow our four part education series and le...

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Posted on: June 12, 2017

Summer Means Extended Hours at the Rec

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (June 12, 2017) - Starting July 1, the Town of Mount Pleasant Recreation Department will extend its hours of operation at the Park West Pool, R.L. Jones Center Pool and the Thomasena Stokes-Marshall Senior Center. 

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Posted on: June 8, 2017

Pelican’s SnoBalls Celebrates Grand Opening

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (June 8, 2017) – Pelican’s SnoBalls, a national franchise serving “Original New Orleans Snoballs,” recently opened its first Mount Pleasant location. The new establishment celebrated the occasion with a ribbon cutting ceremony ...

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Posted on: June 9, 2017

Ronnie Boals Blvd. Near Complete at Shem Creek

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications ManagerMount Pleasant, SC (June 9, 2017) – The Town of Mount Pleasant is nearing completion on another capital improvement project named after local restaurateur and hospitality industry mogu...

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Posted on: June 7, 2017

Women-Focused The Barre Code Opens

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (June 7, 2017) – The Barre Code, a Chicago-based fitness franchise, is extending its mantra to Mount Pleasant with a brand-new studio at 1440 Ben Sawyer Blvd. Situated in Mount Pleasant Square, steps from Triangle Char & Ba...

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Posted on: June 5, 2017

Stormwater Improvements Critical to Emergency

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications ManagerMOUNT PLEASANT, SC (June 5, 2017) – As weather forecasters predict above-average activity during this hurricane season, the Town of Mount Pleasant views the integrity of its stormwater...

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Posted on: June 1, 2017

Fitness First USA Locates in Charleston Region

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (June 1, 2017)  –The Charleston region’s life sciences/pharmaceuticals sector has added a new player, Fitness First USA, a division of parent company, A&Z Pharmaceutical, Inc. Fitness First USA is a 20-year old brand origin...

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Posted on: June 1, 2017

How to Prepare for a Hurricane

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications ManagerMOUNT PLEASANT, SOUTH CAROLINA (June 1, 2017) – The Atlantic Basin hurricane season begins June 1 and Mount Pleasant Mayor Linda Page called on all citizens to remain alert and be prepared.&...

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Posted on: May 30, 2017

Hungryneck Blvd. Lane Closure Slated June 2

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications ManagerMOUNT PLEASANT, SC (May 30, 2017) - On Wednesday, May 31, through Friday, June 2, between the hours of 9 a.m. and 3:30 p.m., the outside northbound lane of Hungryneck Boulevard will be...

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Posted on: May 30, 2017

Goblet Ave. Road Closure Slated May 30

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager 

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (May 30, 2017) - On Tuesday, May 30, Mount Pleasant Waterworks will close Goblet Avenue to install a new gravity sewer main to connect Darlington Road to Goblet Ave...

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Posted on: May 26, 2017

Talerico Displays Art in Mayor’s Office

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (May 26, 2017) – If you have paid a visit to Mount Pleasant Mayor Linda Page’s office recently, you have likely admired the art of Kira Talerico, whose four-piece Mount Pleasant Ocean Set is adorning the walls. 

The set...

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Posted on: May 26, 2017

STEM-Focused Learning Center Opens

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (May 26, 2017) – Lowcountry Learners, a STEM-focused (Science Technology Engineering and Math) child care provider and learning center, celebrated its grand opening in Mount Pleasant on Thursday, May 25. Mayor Linda Page, along...

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Posted on: May 26, 2017

New HVAC System at Jones Center Pool

By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications ManagerMOUNT PLEASANT, SC (May 26, 2017) - As part of the R. L. Jones Center Renovation project, the Town of Mount Pleasant is replacing the 26-year old HVAC system for the pool with a new un...

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Posted on: May 24, 2017

Jim 'N Nick's Community B-B-Q Opens

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (May 24, 2017) - Jim ‘N Nick’s Community Bar-B-Q’s Mount Pleasant location opened on Tuesday, May 23.  The restaurant, located at 1486 Stuart Engals Blvd, is open for its regular business ...Read on...

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Posted on: May 23, 2017

Mount Pleasant Farmers Market Closed May 23

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (May 23, 2017) - There are so many sayings about the weather! Our favorite is that we are open rain or shine. However, lightning is another story. We regret that the Mount Pleasant Farmers Market will not open today due to the relative ...

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Posted on: May 23, 2017

MTAG Services expanding Charleston County operations

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (May 23, 2017) -  MTAG Services, one of the nation’s leading providers of specialized financial asset servicing, is expanding operations in Charleston County by locating its corporate headquarters in Mount Pleasant, S...Read on...

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Posted on: April 5, 2017

Work Slated at Hungry Neck Boulevard, Midtown Avenue Intersection

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (May 18, 2017) - On Monday, May 22, the Town of Mount Pleasant will install  mast arm traffic signals at the intersection of Hungry Neck Boulevard and Mi...Read on...

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Posted on: May 17, 2017

Town Completes First Street Sign Replacement Zone, Begins Second Area

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (May 17, 2017) – To meet federal requirements, facilitate emergency vehicles' navigation around town, and increase the safety of residents and motorists, the To...Read on...

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Posted on: May 13, 2017

Town Completes Wakendaw, Point Pleasant Stormwater Rehabilitation Projects

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (May 13, 2017) – As part of its Capital Improvement Plan (CIP), the Town of Mount Pleasant recently cleaned and inspected 3.6 miles of stormwater pipes and rehabi...Read on...

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Posted on: May 4, 2017

2017 Coast to the Capital Torch Run Relay for Special Olympics Kicks Off Today

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC - May 4, 2017 - At 9:30 a.m. this morning, law enforcement officers from around the Lowcountry began a 130-mile relay of a Special Olympics Flame of Hope from the beach of Sullivan’s Island&...Read on...

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Posted on: May 3, 2017

Town to Enhance Intersection at Hwy. 41, Joe Rouse Road

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Officer

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (May 3, 2017) – The Town of Mount Pleasant is pursuing construction of turn lanes at the intersection of Highway 41 and Joe Rouse Road to enhance the com...Read on...

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Posted on: May 3, 2017

Mobile Command Center Brings New Resources to Emergency Response

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (May 3, 2017) – The Mount Pleasant mobile command center, recently deployed at the Blessing of the Fleet attended by more than 20,000 visitors, showcased a new c...Read on...

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Posted on: April 28, 2017

Great Tips to Enjoy the 30th Annual Blessing of the Fleet & Seafood Festival

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30th Annual Blessing of the Fleet & Seafood Festival
Memorial Waterfront Park Sunday, April 30, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.

ATMs: ATMs are available outside the Beer Garden (Visitor’s Center) and near the playground. As with all ATMs, there is a fe...Read on...

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Posted on: April 27, 2017

Mount Pleasant Waterworks Performs Emergency Repairs

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (April 27, 2017) - Mount Pleasant Waterworks (MPW) is working to make emergency repairs to a water line that was hit by a private contractor along Highway 17 South, across from Mount Pleasant Towne Centre. A lane shift will be in place ...Read on...

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Posted on: April 27, 2017

The Annual Rain Barrel Sale is Underway!

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Charleston County Government and the Ashley Cooper Stormwater Education Consortium are offering 100% recycled rain barrels to residents at a discounted price through June 4. It is part of an effort to encourage residents to conserve water resourc...Read on...

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Posted on: April 27, 2017

Mount Pleasant Junior Golf Open Showcases Legends in the Making

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

Mount Pleasant, SC (April 27, 2017) -  The 16th Annual Mount Pleasant Junior Golf Open slated for June 13 and 14 at Patriots Points Golf Links is fast approaching. ...Read on...

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Posted on: April 26, 2017

SCE&G's Tree Pruning Part of Five-Year Cycle

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (April 26, 2017) – South Carolina Electric and Gas (SCE&G) is pruning trees in Mount Pleasant neighborhoods this spring as part of its five-year cyc...Read on...

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Posted on: April 26, 2017

Town of Mount Pleasant Installs State of the Art Diesel Exhaust in all Fire Stations

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (April 26, 2017) – As part of the 2017 Capital Improvement Plan, the Town of Mount Pleasant is installing diesel exhaust systems in all its fire stations to prov...Read on...

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Posted on: April 5, 2017

Work Slated at Rifle Range Road (Cassidy Court Intersection)/ New Parrish Way

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (April 26, 2017) - Sanders Brothers Construction will be milling and replacing asphalt at the intersection of Rifle Range Road and Cassidy Court on Thursday, Apri...Read on...

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Posted on: April 24, 2017

Highway 17 North Lane Shift Extended to 11 a.m. on Saturday, April 22

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (April 22, 2017 @ 5:08 a.m.) - UPDATED - Crews continue to work to install the wastewater line along Highway 17 North. The lane shift along Highway 17 North from Hamlin Road to Highway 41 will remain in place until 11:00 am, Saturday, A...Read on...

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Posted on: April 21, 2017

New Toddler Playground Kicks off Other Improvements at Memorial Waterfront Park

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (April 21, 2017) – A ribbon cutting for the new toddler playground at Memorial Waterfront Park will take place at the 30th Annual Blessing of the Fleet and Seafo...Read on...

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Posted on: April 18, 2017

Fun Activities Abound During Blessing of the Fleet Week

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (April 18, 2017) – Beginning on Monday, April 24, Fleet Week will kick off the 30th Anniversary of the Town of Mount Pleasant Blessing of the Fleet & Seafood Festival presented by East Cooper Medical Center and Harris Teet...Read on...

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Posted on: April 12, 2017

CycleBar Premium Gym Opens in Mount Pleasant

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (April 12, 2017) – Today, the Town of Mount Pleasant welcomed CycleBar, a new concept in premium indoor cycling offering high-energy workouts in a concert-like atmosphere, to Mount Pleasant with a ribbon cutting. On hand to ce...Read on...

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Posted on: April 13, 2017

Town Awarded Platinum, Gold Hermes Creative Awards

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (April 12, 2017) – The Town of Mount Pleasant was awarded one Platinum and two Gold Hermes Creative Awards Monday in an international competition for creative pr...Read on...

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Posted on: April 6, 2017

Oyster Reef Build Conducted at Pickett Recreation Area

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Posted on: April 6, 2017

Drug Take Back Program Kicks-off Today!

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Posted on: April 6, 2017

Hamlin Road Lane Shift Slated April 10

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (April 6, 2017) - On Monday, April 10, 2017, Mount Pleasant Waterworks will be working on a wastewater lines located on Hamlin Road. During this time, travelers will notice a lane shift on Hamlin Road from Lohr Drive up to the Jennie Mo...Read on...

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Posted on: April 5, 2017

Park West Road Improvements Slated April 9-12

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (April 5, 2017) - Starting on Sunday April 9 through Monday, April 10, the Town of Mount Pleasant will conduct improvements to...Read on...

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Posted on: April 5, 2017

Biannual Fire Hydrant Flushing Begins in April

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (April 5, 2017) - Each April, the Mount Pleasant Fire Department (MPFD) flushes hydrants at various locations throughout Mount Pleasant. The work is performed to ensure hydrants are functioning properly and to observe the flow capacity ...Read on...

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Posted on: April 5, 2017

SCE&G Preparing for Severe Thunderstorms; Offers Safety Tips for Customers

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (April 5, 2017) –SCE&G encourages customers to prepare for severe thunderstorms today as the
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Posted on: April 4, 2017

Hubner Manufacturing Harnesses the Sun to Generate Clean Renewable Energy

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (April 4, 2017) - Hubner Manufacturing Corporation has just begun generating clean renewable energy at their facility in Mount Pleasant, SC. At a ceremony held on March 31 CEO of Hubner, Ron Paquette, flipped the switch to unveil the n...

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Posted on: April 3, 2017

Indigo Market Drive Project Kicks Off

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (April 3,  2017) -  Construction of the new Indigo Market Drive intersection on Highway 17, between the intersections of Mathis Ferry Rd./Venning Rd. and...Read on... Newsroom
Posted on: April 3, 2017

Friday Night Boogie Series Kicks Off May 12

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Posted on: April 3, 2017

East Cooper Medical Center Welcomes Patrick Downes as Chief Executive Officer

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MOUNT PLASANT, SC (April 3, 2017) - East Cooper Medical Center appoints Patrick Downes as the hospital’s new chief executive officer. As CEO, Downes will be responsible for all hospital operations, executive planning and medical services of the ...Read on...

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Posted on: March 22, 2017

Park West Road Improvements Slated April 4-10

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (March 22, 2017) - Starting on Tuesday, April 4 through Thursday, April 6, the Town of Mount Pleasant will conduct improvements to the roundabou...Read on...

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Posted on: March 24, 2017

Portion of McCants Drive Closure Slated

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (March 24, 2017) – Beginning on Monday, March 27, 2017 at 6:00 a.m. a portion of McCants Drive will be closed. This closure will include McCants Drive from the entrance at Ben Sawyer Boulevard to Glencoe Street (just before th...Read on...

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Posted on: March 24, 2017

FitLIFE Charleston Celebrates Grand Opening with Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (March 24, 2017) - FitLIFE Charleston celebrated the opening of its flagship location in Mount Pleasant on Friday, March 16, with a ribbon cutting ceremony. Mount Pleasant Councilman Mark Smith was in attendance to cut the ceremonial ri...Read on...

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Posted on: March 23, 2017

Jones Pool, Gym to Close April 24 for up to Five Weeks

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager 
 MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (March 23, 2017) –
The Town of Mount will kick off another capital improvement project on April 24 with the renovations of The R. L. Jones&...Read on...

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Posted on: March 22, 2017

Coleman Boulevard Lane Closures Slated March 23

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (March 22, 2017) - Mount Pleasant Waterworks will be working on Coleman Boulevard Thursday, March 23, between the hours of 8:00 pm and 5:00 am to repair ...Read on...

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Posted on: March 16, 2017

Mia Hamm Returns to Mount Pleasant April 8 & 9!

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (March 16, 2017) – Mia Hamm is back! In partnership with the Mount Pleasant Recreation Department, Hamm will host the 2017 Team First Soccer Academy on April 8 - 9 at the Park West Recreation Complex. U.S. Soccer legends Krist...Read on...

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Posted on: March 16, 2017

Mount Pleasant Tropical Smoothie Café Holds Grand Opening Event

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (March 16, 2017) – Mount Pleasant residents looking for a taste of the tropics are in for a treat as the Tropical Smoothie Café, located at 1165 Oakland Market Rd. here, held its grand opening event Tuesday. The caf&...

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Posted on: March 16, 2017

AMA Charleston Chapter Honors Town with Two SPARK! Award

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (March 16, 2017) - The Charleston Chapter of the American Marketing Association hosted the 2017 SPARK! Awards last week at Harborside East in Mount Pleasant to honor the most innovative marketing and public relations profession...

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Posted on: March 15, 2017

Gergick to Take Helm of Recreation Department

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (March 15, 2017) – Mount Pleasant Assistant Recreation Director Steve Gergick was selected to be the Town of Mount Pleasant’s next Recreation Director....Read on...

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Posted on: March 10, 2017

MPFD Reminds You to Spring Forward on March 12!

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (March 10, 2017) – Mount Pleasant Fire Chief Herb Williams is reminding you to “spring forward” on Sunday, March 12, by setting your ...Read on...

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Posted on: March 9, 2017

Virginia Jann Owens Featured in Mayor’s Office Art Program

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (March 9, 2017) – Mount Pleasant artist Virginia Jann Owens recently met with Mayor Linda Page to hang her Roseate Spoonbill over Rockville oil on canvas painting as part of the Culture, Arts & Pride Commission’s...

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Posted on: March 7, 2017

Blo Blow Dry Bar, Waxing the City Celebrate Opening with Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (March 7, 2017) – Mount Pleasant Mayor Linda Page, along with Councilmen Haynie and Smith, commemorated the opening of celebrated national franchises Blo Blow Dry Bar and Waxing the City today. The first locations in the Lowcou...

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Posted on: March 7, 2017

Calling All Art Lovers: 21st Annual ArtFest is March 18!

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (March 6, 2017) – Creativity will be overflowing in young hearts at the 21st  Annual Town of Mount Pleasant ArtFest on Saturday, March 18 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. hosted by Mount Pleasant Towne Centre.<_o3a_p>

ArtFest includes fu...

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Posted on: March 6, 2017

Mosquito Control’s Citizen Awareness Campaign

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (March 6, 2017) - Charleston County Government’s Mosquito Control Division employees will be going door-to-door this week to inform the public about mosquitos and how citizens can help control them around their property. The e...

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Posted on: March 3, 2017

Town to Kick Off New Street Sign Replacement Program

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (March 3, 2017) – To meet Federal Highway Administration requirements, the Mount Pleasant Transportation and Public Services departments have partnered in a join...Read on...

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Posted on: March 1, 2017

Coastal Retreat Gets New Look; Reopens For Business

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (March 1, 2017) – Mount Pleasant Mayor Linda Page, along with Mount Pleasant Council Members Gary Santos, Joe Bustos, Elton Carrier, Will Haynie, Jim Owens and Mark Smith, attended the grand reopening of Shem Creek Inn Tuesday...

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Posted on: January 13, 2017

Temporary Night Road Closure for SC 41 Slated March 1-3

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (February 28, 2017) - PCL Civil Constructors (PCL) in conjunction with the South Carolina Department of Transportation (SCDOT) announces the following temporary l...Read on...

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Posted on: February 27, 2017

Public Meetings Scheduled to Discuss New Preliminary Flood Maps

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (Feb. 27, 2017) - Charleston County residents will have the opportunity to view new preliminary flood maps and ask questions about potential impacts to their property. Residents can meet one-on-one with a variety of specialists who will...

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Posted on: February 24, 2017

TRAFFIC ALERT: McCants Drive and Simmons Street Intersection Lane Closure

TRAFFIC-ALERT.png MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (Feb. 24, 2017) - Starting on Monday, February 20th, Mount Pleasant Waterworks will be working at the intersection of McCants Drive and Simmons Street to make repairs to the water main.   This work will require a lane closure a...Read on... Newsroom
Posted on: February 21, 2017

30th Annual Blessing of the Fleet & Seafood Festival Beneficiaries Selected

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (February 21, 2017) – The Town of Mount Pleasant has chosen the Charleston Port and Seafarers’ Society and East Cooper Meals on Wheels to receive the net proceeds of the 30th Annual Blessing of the Fleet & Seafo...Read on...

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Posted on: February 20, 2017

New Town Hall to Welcome Staff, Public this Summer

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (February 17, 2017) - Less than two years after breaking ground on the much-needed Town Hall, more than 250 employees will soon move into the 92,000 sq. ft. building. The ...Read on...

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Posted on: February 16, 2017

Pediatric Hair Solutions Celebrates Grand Opening with Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (February 16, 2017) - Mount Pleasant Mayor Linda Page and Mount Pleasant Councilman Mark Smith attended yesterday the opening of Pediatric Hair Solutions' newest location in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina. The...Read on...

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Posted on: February 17, 2017

Planning Department to Host Meet & Greet on Feb. 23, New Young Citizens Station Slated

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT (February 17, 2017) – How does planning contribute to the overall development of your community, your safety and your quality of life? These are questions the Mount Pleasant Planni...Read on...

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Posted on: February 13, 2017

Mayor Page Presents State of the Town of Address at Council Meeting Tomorrow!

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (February 13, 2017) - Mount Pleasant Mayor Linda Page will offer her videotaped State of the Town Address at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, February 14 in Council Chambers, 1...Read on...

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Posted on: February 13, 2017

30th Annual Blessing of the Fleet & Seafood Festival Named STS Top 20 Event

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (February 13, 2017) – The Southeastern Tourism Society has named the Blessing of the Fleet & Seafood Festival one of the STS Top 20 Events for April 2017. East Cooper Medical Center and Harris Teeter both return as Co-Pres...Read on...

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Posted on: February 10, 2017

New Toddler Playground Kicks off Improvements at Memorial Waterfront Park

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (February 10, 2017) - Construction will begin shortly for a new toddler playground to complement the existing playground at Memorial Waterfront Park. Designed to resemble ...Read on...

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Posted on: February 7, 2017

Town of Mount Pleasant Accepting Proposals for Traffic Signal Box Art

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (February 7, 2017) - The Town of Mount Pleasant is accepting submissions for phase 2 of the Culture, Arts & Pride Commission’s Traffic Box Art project until March 7. Open to residents of the tri-county area, selected arti...Read on...

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Posted on: February 6, 2017

Holiday Inn Express Celebrates Grand Opening in Mount Pleasant

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (February 6, 2017) - Holiday Inn Express Mount Pleasant - NE celebrated the grand opening of their new location in Mount Pleasant Thursday with a ribbon-cutting ceremony. Mount Ple...

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Posted on: February 3, 2017

Advance Auto Parts Opens Second Store in Mount Pleasant

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (February 3, 2017) - Advance Auto Parts, Inc. (NYSE: AAP), a leading automotive aftermarket parts provider in North America serving both professional installer and do- it-yourself customers, will open its second store in Mount Pleasant ...Read on...

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Posted on: February 3, 2017

Mayor Page Proclaims Feb. 3 National Wear Red Day

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (February 3, 2017) – Mount Pleasant Mayor Linda Page, today proclaimed Friday, February 3 to be National Wear Red Day to recognize the importance of the ongoing ...Read on...

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Posted on: February 6, 2017

Mayor Linda Page Announces the Launch of eMPower

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (February 6, 2017) – Mayor Linda Page and Mount Pleasant Town Council recently launched a new site allowing residents to track progress made on key strategic ini...Read on...

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Posted on: January 26, 2017

Market Manager named to SC Association of Farmers Markets Board

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (January 26, 2017) Town of Mount Pleasant Farmers Market Manager Tracy Richter was named to the Board of the South Carolina Association of Farmers Markets Wednesday at the organization's conference. Richter ...Read on...

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Posted on: January 26, 2017

Mount Pleasant Farmers Market Accepting Applications for 2017 Season

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (January 26, 2017) Spring is just around the corner and with it comes the Town of Mount Pleasant’s Farmers Market! Applications for the 2017 season are now available for farmers and food vendors.

Prospective vendors ...Read on...

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Posted on: February 28, 2017

Tree Trimming Drop-In Workshop is Tomorrow!

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (February 28, 2017) – South Carolina Electric and Gas (SCE&G) will be pruning trees in Mount Pleasant neighborhoods this spring as part of its five-year cycl...Read on...

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Posted on: February 15, 2017

Don't Miss Tree Trimming Drop-In Workshop on March 1

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (February 16, 2017) – South Carolina Electric and Gas (SCE&G) will be pruning trees in Mount Pleasant neighborhoods this spring as part of its five-year cycl...Read on...

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Posted on: February 23, 2017

Save the Date for Tree Trimming Drop-In Workshop on March 1

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (February 23, 2017) – South Carolina Electric and Gas (SCE&G) will be pruning trees in Mount Pleasant neighborhoods this spring as part of its five-year cycl...Read on...

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Posted on: January 23, 2017

Utility Schedules Tree Trimming Public Drop-In Workshop on March 1

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (January 23, 2017) – South Carolina Electric and Gas (SCE&G) will be pruning trees in Mount Pleasant neighborhoods this spring as part of its five-year cycle...Read on...

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Posted on: January 19, 2017

Mount Pleasant Chamber of Commerce Announced

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (January 19, 2017) -  At today’s sold-out luncheon, the Mount Pleasant Business Association announced that it is now the Mount Pleasant Chamber of Commerce. The announcement comes on the heels of a new strategic plan ...Read on...

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Posted on: January 17, 2017

Working Waterfront Community Forum Slated 1/31

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (January 17, 2017) - The S.C. Sea Grant Consortium, Clemson University, and College of Charleston are engaging stakeholders to explore how to maintain traditional working waterfront uses while protecting and enhancing them in the face o...Read on...

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Posted on: January 13, 2017

Black History Month Lineup Slated

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (January 13, 2017) - The Town of Mount Pleasant's Historical Commission announces the 2017 Black History Month celebrations taking place every Saturday during February. All events start at 7 pm and are free and open to the g...Read on...

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Posted on: January 13, 2017

Road Closure, Detour Slated for Northbound Frontage Road at Lakeview Drive

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (January 13, 2017) - Starting on Tuesday, January 17, Mount Pleasant Waterworks (MPW) will be working on the northbound frontage road at Lakeview Drive to install...Read on...

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Posted on: January 13, 2017

Moultrie Middle School Mock Trial Team Brings Home Victory

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (January 13, 2017) - At the January 10 Town Council Meeting, Mayor Linda Page and Mount Pleasant Town Council recognized Moultrie Middle School Mock Trial Team for bringin...Read on...

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Posted on: January 12, 2017

Town Waste Management Collection Schedule for MLK Week

Check out the Town of Mount Pleasant's waste management collection schedule for the week of January 16 through January 20, 2017.

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Posted on: January 9, 2017

We Need Your Input On Our Recreational Needs!

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (January 9, 2017) - The Town of Mount Pleasant is holding an input session to gather public feedback to develop the 2017 Mount Pleasant Recreation Master Plan for the next ...Read on...

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Posted on: January 9, 2017

Blessing of the Fleet Beneficiary and Craft Show Applications Available Online

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (January 9, 2017) – The annual Town of Mount Pleasant Blessing of the Fleet and Seafood Festival beneficiary and craft show applications are now available at ExperienceMountPleasant.com. Crafters and artists who conceive thei...

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Posted on: January 5, 2017

Town Issues Cold Weather Tips for Freezing Weather

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By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (January 5, 2017) – As weather temperatures are expected to plunge to freezing levels over the weekend, the Town of Mount Pleasant is issuing the following tips to be pr...Read on...

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Posted on: January 4, 2017

Mayor’s Office Art Program Features Marie Dovre Gosnell

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (December 30, 2016) – Mount Pleasant Mayor Linda Page and the Mount Pleasant Culture, Arts & Pride Commission recently installed the final art piece for the 2016 Mayor’s Office Art Program, which is dedicated to supporting the work ...Read on...

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