Town Administrator's E-Brief


From Town Administrator, Eric DeMoura           Town of Mount Pleasant, South Carolina

November 2019
Dear Mount Pleasant residents and business owners,
On behalf of Mayor Haynie and Mount Pleasant Town Council, I'd like to wish you and your family a Happy Thanksgiving. We have much to be thankful for in this wonderful community. I hope you will join us in celebrating the holidays by participating in our upcoming special events such as the Mayor's Music & Art Program, hosted in conjunction with our Culture, Arts & Pride Commission, the Holiday Market and Craft Show and the Christmas Light Parade. 

There are several other upcoming meetings and events scheduled for the next month, so I invite you to sign up to our Notify Me module and stay updated on the latest Town news, projects, and events. For more information about all that is happening in the Town of Mount Pleasant, please visit us online, engage with us on Nextdoor, like us on Facebook, or follow us on Twitter.

Best Regards,

Our Mission Statement
"To deliver superior performance in a manner that is distinctive and impactful to each person served and that establishes a standard for quality that endures for generations." 
In This Issue
Upcoming Events

Dec 2: Committees of Council Meetings
Dec 3: Committees of Council continued
Dec 7: Holiday Craft Show and Farmers Market
Dec 8: Christmas Light Parade
Dec 10: Town Council meeting
Dec 11: Culture, Arts & Pride Commission
Dec 12: Historical Commission
Dec 18: Planning Commission
Dec. 19: Mayor's Music & Art @ Town Hall
Join Our Team- We're Hiring!
Apply today to join our team and help build the best community in the country. EOE
Volunteer Boards & Commissions Vacancies
Apply today to serve on one of Mount Pleasant's volunteer boards or commissions. Vacancies on the following boards/commissions exist:
  • Planning Commission
  • Board of Zoning Appeals
  • Historical Commission
  • Culture, Arts & Pride Commission
  • Design Review Board (Landscape Architect, Architect and At-Large member)
  • Construction Board of Adjustments 
  • Accommodations Tax Advisory Committee (Hospitality seat)
Click  HERE to learn more and to apply.
Apply for a Community Development Grant
The Request for Applications (RFA) for Charleston County's Urban Entitlement funding is now available.  Applications are due Tuesday, January 7, 2020 at Noon (12 p.m.) Click HERE for more information. 
Street Sign Replacement Program
To meet Federal Highway Administration requirements, the Mount Pleasant Transportation and Public Services departments have partnered in a joint street sign replacement program. The capital improvement project will replace about 7,500 signs over the next five years. The Street Sign Replacement Program will include all street signs within the Town, with the exclusion of private roads and sideways. Existing signs will be removed if they are considered redundant or do not meet standards. Additional signs may be added where deemed applicable.
 Click HERE to learn more.
View the Latest on Transportation Projects!
Click  HERE for the latest on transportation projects throughout the Town of Mount Pleasant.

Be Informed!

Stay Engaged!
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Contact Mayor Haynie and Town Council

Want to know more about Mayor Haynie and Town Council? Click on the links below to find out more information about job responsibilities, bios, and contact information. Mayor Haynie
E-brief Archives

Did you miss last month's Administrator's E-brief? You can find it here.
Discover Mount Pleasant Symphony
The Town of Mount Pleasant music and art community now has an orchestra to call its own. Formerly known as the SouthCoast Symphony, the newly renamed Mount Pleasant Symphony is forging a strong cultural identity with the community it serves.  Read more HERE.
Holiday Weekend in Mount Pleasant
Mayor's Music & Art - December 19, 2019

Music provided by the Cario Middle School Troubadours! 
Upcoming Recreation Events
MPRD is upgrading our registration system

Our upgraded registration system requires us to create a new database. If you've ever registered with MPRD before, simply click here to fill out our information form and you'll be all set for our next registration period.

Check Out Our Holiday Brochure
Looking for activities for your kids during their holiday break? MPRD has you covered! Click HERE to view the Holiday Brochure. 
Government Outreach Activities
Town Administrator's Mobile Office Hours

Join our Town Administrator for an informal meet & greet at the next Mobile Office Hours event on Dec 17, 2019  from 10 - 11 AM at the Park West Program Building (1251 Park West Blvd.).  Each month, the Town Administrator holds open office hours at various locations around the community. All citizens are invited to stop by and discuss items of interest to them.  No appointment necessary. For more information about this program, visit the Mobile Office Hours webpage or call (843) 884 - 8517.
Recycle Oyster Shells

Did you know that oysters have been a traditional holiday food since settlers arrived on the coast? Many families still enjoy oysters for Thanksgiving and throughout the holiday season. Be sure to properly recycle your oyster shells to help keep oyster populations and our waterways healthy! Learn how and where to recycle your oyster shells HERE.

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Mount Pleasant, SC 29464