Category: Kiawah Town Council

The unofficial minutes of Kiawah's monthly Town Council.

Jan 28 2015

Review Of Emergency Services On Kiawah Complete

By Gregg Bragg, The Island Connection Staff Writer On Jan. 6, 2015, Kiawah Town Council, several interested residents, local security representatives, and over a dozen public professionals from fire, emergency and law enforcement gathered to hear the presentation by Public Safety Solutions inc. on the state of emergency services on the island. PSSi was originally …

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Dec 22 2014

Town Of Kiawah Island Council Meeting, December 2, 2014

By Gregg Bragg, The Island Connection Staff Writer The December Town Council meeting for the Town of Kiawah Island started fast enough to qualify for the inside lane at Darlington earlier this month. The gavel fell at 2:01 and by 2:02 it dawned that there were no Citizens Comments to be made. The crowd, small …

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Dec 17 2014

Lipuma Re-elected Mayor Of Kiawah

By Gregg Bragg, The Island Connection Staff Writer Mayor Charles Lipuma has been elected to a second term as Mayor of Kiawah Island. The voter turnout was just over 24 percent with 403 of the 1,646 registered voters on the island casting their vote. The previous month’s election saw a turnout of 55 percent. The …

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Dec 03 2014

Lipuma re-elected as Mayor of Kiawah

Unofficial results for the Town of Kiawah Island Municipal Elections are available and indicate that Mayor Charles Lipuma will be elected to a second term. Charles Lipuma (mayor)         252 (64.45% Fran Wermuth (mayor)           135 (34.53%) The four candidates for Town Council ran unopposed and the unofficial counts are as follows; John Wilson                            293 John Labriola  …

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Nov 19 2014

Kiawah Town Council, November 4, 2014

By Gregg Bragg, The Island Connection Staff Writer While it wasn’t as full as the previous week’s Public Hearings, Town Hall chambers were well populated for the Nov. 4 meeting of the Town of Kiawah Island Council. The audience included a large contingent from Johns Island, presumably present to witness the official vote on the …

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Nov 05 2014

Town Of Kiawah Island Responds To Town Hall Questions

By Gregg Bragg, The Island Connection Staff Writer This month the Town of Kiawah Island held two public hearings to discuss its plans to build a new municipal campus on property off Betsy Kerrison Parkway, outside the gates of the Kiawah. The first meeting was scheduled for Tuesday, Oct. 28 and the second for Oct. …

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Oct 28 2014

Plans For Kiawah Town Hall Uncovered

By Gregg Bragg, The Island Connection Staff Writer Ask anyone around the Kiawah campfire for the last many months and they would insist the Town of Kiawah Island’s plans to build a new Town Hall were common knowledge. Ask anyone in a position to actually confirm that common knowledge and you may as well be …

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Sep 18 2014

Kiawah Island Town Council, September 2, 2014

By Gregg Bragg, The Island Connection Staff Writer An unusually large crowd and several loud conversations filled the room just prior to the start of the early September Town of Kiawah Island council meeting. The Mayor’s gavel solicited order at 2:02 p.m. The remaining pleasantries of The Pledge, Freedom of Information Act disclaimer, approval of …

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Sep 03 2014

Town Of Kiawah Island Announces Arts Council Season

  By Stephanie Braswell for The Island Connection The Town of Kiawah Island is excited to announce the 2014-2015 Town of Kiawah Arts & Cultural Events calendar. The Town of Kiawah Island recognizes that arts and cultural events are essential elements in the character and quality of life in the vibrant community of Kiawah Island. …

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Sep 02 2014

Coyotes 28, Turtles 0

  By Gregg Bragg for The Island Connection Many residents feel it is the variety of wildlife that makes living on Kiawah so attractive. The endangered Loggerhead Sea Turtle, for instance, is one of the island’s most iconic species, garnering support from one of the largest, all-volunteer support groups on the planet. Loggerheads are also …

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