Martin Luther King Day Holiday Notice

Posted on: January 15th, 2021 by nard

City offices will be closed on Monday, January 18, 2021. There will be no Sanitation collections for Residential and Commercial Customers on Monday, January 18, 2021. Please do not place roll out carts or curbside debris on city right of ways for collections on this date. Sanitation collections will resume services on Tuesday, January 19, 2021.

(Downtown Business District of Front Street is not affected and will receive Garbage Collections)


Press Release regarding COVID-19 Vaccination

Posted on: January 14th, 2021 by nard

Please click here for the press release

Please click here for Tidelands COVID-19 Q&A

Please call 855-472-3432 to find out further details from SCDHEC.


Municipal Court Proceedings Update

Posted on: January 8th, 2021 by nard

In light of the ongoing increase in COVID 19 cases throughout South Carolina, all in-person proceedings in the summary courts statewide beginning January 11, 2021 are hereby suspended until further notice by Order of the Chief Justice of the SC Supreme Court.  All cases scheduled in the Georgetown Municipal Court will be continued until this order has been lifted.  Bond court will continue to be held daily.  If you have any questions concerning this issue, please call 843-545-4020.

Public Notice

Posted on: January 5th, 2021 by nard

Georgetown City Council will hold a Public Hearing on Thursday, January 21, 2021 at 5:30pm via a teleconference. The audio of the meeting will be live-streamed for the public on the City’s Facebook page at

The purpose of the Public Hearing will be to receive citizen input concerning:

  • An ordinance amending the Stormwater Utility billing structure and adjust rates in the City of Georgetown, South Carolina.

Due to health concerns regarding COVID-19, City Council will be conducting a Regular Meeting via teleconference. If you would like to give input concerning the item listed for Public Hearing, you can email or call 843-545-4090 to leave a voice message no later than 12:00pm on Thursday, January 21, 2021. If leaving a voice message, please speak clearly and identify yourself by stating your name, address, and phone number to be recorded correctly.

The Regular Meeting of City Council will follow.

Extension of the State of Emergency

Posted on: January 5th, 2021 by nard

Click here for the proclamation

Queen Street Drainage Improvements

Posted on: January 5th, 2021 by nard

Construction for a new 48-inch drainage pipe and outfall on Queen Street starts the week of January 4th.  The street is closed to the public from Front Street to the Harborkwalk Marina. The anticipated project completion date is March 18th, 2021, depending on weather and tides. Gulf Stream Construction Company is the general contractor performing the work for the City of Georgetown.

Extension of Face Covering Ordinance

Posted on: December 30th, 2020 by nard

Click here for the ordinance


Posted on: December 17th, 2020 by nard

The South Carolina COVID-19 Vaccine Plan includes three phases of vaccine distribution and administration. In Phase 1, vaccine supply will be limited, and efforts will be focused on rapidly reaching targeted populations, including healthcare personnel, people at high risk, and critical infrastructure workers. For detailed information click here.

Tidelands Health

Tidelands Health, our region’s leader in COVID-19 response, had been closely following the development of the COVID-19 vaccine and they are preparing to offer vaccinations in a structured way pursuant to state and federal guidelines. For detailed information click here.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have additional information on the COVID-19 vaccine. For detailed information click here.

Christmas Tree Recycling

Posted on: December 17th, 2020 by nard

Click here for details

Public Notice

Posted on: December 11th, 2020 by nard

Click here for details on an upcoming Public Hearing

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