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Mount Pleasant COVID-19 Important Messages

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May 14, 2020 9:37 AM

Recreation Department Pools Set to Open May 18th at 3 pm

During Governor McMaster’s press conference on May 11, he announced that pools are approved for reopening on May 18. In accordance with the new state guidelines, the Recreation Department pools will reopen next week.

April 28, 2020 1:48 PM

Mount Pleasant Parks Set to Reopen Friday, May 1 with Restrictions

During the April 27 Emergency Council Meeting, Town Council voted to approve Phase 2 of the Parks Reopening Plan thereby opening all town parks by the weekend. This phase is the second part of a four-step plan to return the town’s recreational facilities...

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April 21, 2020 4:52 PM

Governor McMaster Allows for Limited Reopening of Retail Businesses

Mayor Haynie Adopts the Governor’s Phased In Approach While Emphasizing Continued Safety Measures

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (April 21, 2020) – In order to begin facilitating economic recovery and revitalization while still ensuring measures to protect the...

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April 8, 2020 4:06 PM

Mount Pleasant Essential Farm Goods Market to Open April 14

By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (April 8, 2020) – To safeguard against the spread of the coronavirus and support local farmers, the Town of Mount Pleasant will operate an Essential Farm Goods Market,...

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April 7, 2020 4:03 PM

Mayor Haynie Issues New Proclamation Adopting Governor McMaster’s “Home or Work” Order

By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (April 7, 2020) – To help fight the spread of the coronavirus, South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster issued a “Home or Work” executive order yesterday. The order goes into...

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March 31, 2020 2:33 PM

Mount Pleasant Mayor Haynie Issues Stay-at-Home Order Effective April 2-15

By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (March 31, 2020) – Mount Pleasant Mayor Will Haynie today issued a Stay-at-Home proclamation taking effect in Mount Pleasant on Thursday, April 2, 2020 at 12:01 a.m....

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March 25, 2020 8:04 PM

South Carolina Announces Additional 82 Cases of COVID-19

COLUMBIA, S.C. (March 25, 2020) — The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) is investigating 82 additional cases of the COVID-19 novel coronavirus. This brings the total number statewide to 424 cases in 39 counties*.

Two...

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March 25, 2020 5:22 PM

Recreation Dept. Cancels All Programs, Including Spring Break Camps Until Further Notice

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (March 25, 2020) – The Town of Mount Pleasant announced the closure of their programs in a statement to residents: “As the Mount Pleasant Recreation Department continues to receive updates and recommendations from the experts in the...

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March 25, 2020 3:43 PM

Census Bureau Offers Statement on Coronavirus and the 2020 Census

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (March 25, 2020) - The U.S. Census Bureau is carefully monitoring the coronavirus (COVID-19) situation and will follow the guidance of federal, state and local health authorities. The Census Bureau’s preparation and contingency...

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March 25, 2020 1:06 PM

South Carolina Announces Additional 44 Cases of COVID-19

COLUMBIA, S.C. (March 24, 2020) — The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) is investigating 44 additional cases of the COVID-19 novel coronavirus. This brings the total number statewide to 342 cases in 36 counties*.

“As...

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March 25, 2020 12:43 PM

South Carolina Announces Two Additional Deaths Related to COVID-19

COLUMBIA, S.C. (March 24, 2020) — The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) today announces two additional deaths related to the novel coronavirus COVID-19. This brings the state’s total number of deaths to seven.

“Sadly,...

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March 24, 2020 1:30 PM

Gatherings of Three or More People Discouraged in South Carolina

By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (March 24, 2020) – South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster yesterday issued an executive order giving law enforcement officers more discretion to disperse groups of three...

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March 23, 2020 7:30 PM

South Carolina Announces Additional 103 Cases of COVID-19

COLUMBIA, S.C. (March 23, 2020) — The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) is investigating 103 additional cases of the COVID-19 novel coronavirus. This brings the total number statewide to 298 cases* in 34 counties.

“We...

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March 21, 2020 11:42 AM

A message from Mount Pleasant Police Chief Ritchie

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (March 21, 2020) - The Mount Pleasant Police Department would like to send a reminder this weekend to our community. Spring is officially here and everyone wants to enjoy this beautiful weather, but please remember that our community...

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March 19, 2020 2:06 PM

Mayor Haynie Amends Emergency Proclamation, Restricts Gatherings to 10 or less

By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (March 19, 2020) – To safeguard against the spread of COVID-19 and address the increase of confirmed cases across the nation and in South Carolina, Mount Pleasant Mayor...

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March 18, 2020 1:06 PM

In Support of Governor McMaster’s Executive Order, Mayor Haynie Urges Support of Business Community

By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (March 18, 2020) – Following yesterday’s briefing from South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster, Mount Pleasant Mayor Will Haynie is affirming his support of the...

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March 17, 2020 5:24 PM

Public Services Department Will Continue to Collect Garbage, Trash During Town’s Declared State of E

By Jen Jordan, Public Services Communications & Marketing Coordinator

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (March 17, 2020) - The Town of Mount Pleasant Public Services Department will continue to perform essential functions at reduced staffing until state of emergency...

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March 17, 2020 1:40 PM

Mayor Haynie, Town Council Enact Emergency Ordinance

By Martine Wolfe-Miller, Mount Pleasant Communications Manager

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (March 17, 2020) – Mount Pleasant Mayor Will Haynie and Mount Pleasant Town Council today held a telephonic meeting to enact an emergency ordinance (Ord. 20025) to...

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March 17, 2020 9:11 AM

Mount Pleasant Important Contact Numbers

In effort to mitigate the impacts of the 2019 novel coronavirus, Town of Mount Pleasant Facilities and Offices are closed to the public until further notice. Mission critical services are still operational. For up to date information, please see...

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