Category: Kiawah Town Council

The unofficial minutes of Kiawah's monthly Town Council.

Oct 07 2012

Kiawah Town Council – October 2, 2012

Second Reading of Ordinance 2012-5 Council approved a second reading of Ordinance 2012-5 for the fixed dock at 64 Ocean Course Drive to be changed to a floating dock. Fifth Amendment to the Development Agreement Council approved changes made to the Development Agreement. Language regarding the Town of Kiawah in the agreement has been removed. …

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Sep 17 2012

Kiawah COO Named President of Local Rotary

Special to Island Connection Jimmy Bailey, chief operating officer of Kiawah Island Community Association (KICA), was recently elected as the new president for the Johns Island Rotary Club. Bailey takes over for Tumiko Rucker, Kiawah Island’s Town Administrator, who finished her third one-year term last month. Bailey, a life-long Charlestonian, has been active with Rotary …

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Jul 13 2012

Kiawah Town Council – July 3, 2012

State of the Kiawah Conservancy Greg Brown, president of the Kiawah Island Natural Habitat Conservancy, thanked the Town for being a long time and important partner of the Conservancy, and gave a brief report on the activities and financial status of the non-profit organization. The Conservancy currently owns 14 properties on Kiawah that were purchased …

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Jun 18 2012

Kiawah Town Council – June 5, 2012

Before moving into the agenda, Mayor Steve Orban moved to add an executive session to the end of the meeting to discuss legal issues regarding development with Kiawah Development Partners. The session was set in response to a letter received by the town attorney earlier that day. Citizen’s presentation: Paul S. Gawrych Paul S. Gawrych, …

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Jun 05 2012

Tumiko Rucker Credentialed

Tumiko Rucker, Town Administrator of Town of Kiawah recently received the Credentialed Manager designation from ICMA, the International City/County Management Association. Ms. Rucker is one of more than 1200 local government management professionals currently credentialed through the ICMA Voluntary Credentialing Program.  ICMA’s mission is to create excellence in local governance by promoting professional management worldwide …

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May 09 2012

Kiawah Town Council – May 1 , 2012

  Citizen’s Presentations Amanda Mole of the Kiawah Architectural Review Board (ARB) gave a description regarding the jurisdiction of the ARB in terms of dune walkovers, noting that the walkovers will still follow ARB guidelines up to) 40 year setback line, at which point the portion that is seaward must meet the requirements of SC …

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Mar 16 2012

Seabrook-Kiawah continue netting greenway support amid unwavering opposition

By Jacob Flannick Disputes over how to resolve Johns Island’s long-standing roadway issues persist as the Towns of Seabrook and Kiawah continue pushing for the hotly contested cross-island parkway known as the Sea Islands Greenway. The Town of Seabrook late last month unanimously voted to dole out $5,000 over the next five months to the …

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Mar 15 2012

Notes From Kiawah Town Council – March 6, 2012

Provided American Red Cross Proclamation Before reading the proclamation declaring March 2012 as American Red Cross Month on Kiawah Island, Red Cross representatives Candy Oliver, Bruce Newton, and Judy Sperling stood before the council and thanked them for all of the great support the organization has received from the island. In just the past week, …

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Mar 08 2012

New Business and Career Center Offices Serve St. Paul’s Parish and Sea Islands

Provided Charleston County Government reminds citizens in St. Paul’s Parish and the Sea Islands about new services available at the George W. Tumbleston, Jr. Ravenel Service Center. The center opened its doors on Friday, Jan. 20, as the new satellite office for the Charleston Area USC Small Business Development Center (SBDC) and SC Works Trident. …

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