Monthly Archives: June 2016

DI Council Resolution on Ferry Service

On Monday, 27 June, Beaufort County Finance Committee and full County Council will hold meetings. One item on the agenda will be to increase funding for the Daufuskie Island ferry contract. The Daufuskie Island Council supports this proposal as the best way to improve transportation to and from the island. To this end, the Council has unanimously adopted the following…

DI Council to hold Meeting Tuesday, 21 June, 6:30 PM

Daufuskie Island Council will hold its monthly meeting on Tuesday, 21 June at 6:30 PM at Mary Fields school. The agenda includes: Updates: a.      Public Ferry Contract b.      CBRA Legislation c.       Doorway to Daufuskie Funding d.      Webb Tract Development 2.      Daufuskie Day 3.      Island Emergency Preparedness 4.      Daufuskie Island Plan 5.      Cart Safety Initiative 6.      Turtle Nest Update 7.      Community…

Beaufort County Public Facilities Meeting On Daufuskie Ferry

Beaufort County’s Public Facilities Committee will conduct a meeting on the Daufuskie Ferry contract on Monday, 20 June, 2:30 PM. Here’s is the agenda and contract bid evaluation: Public Facilities 20 June Here’s the location of the Meeting: Executive Conference Room Administration Building Beaufort County Government Robert Smalls Complex 100 Ribaut Road, Beaufort, SC The Executive Conference Room is next…

DI Council Adopts Resolution on Ferry Service

Beaufort County will soon be considering the contract for public ferry service for Daufuskie. As an island without a bridge, reliable ferry service is critical for all island residents. After speaking with bidders and community members, the Daufuskie Island Council has unanimously adopted the following resolution: 14 June, 2016 A RESOLUTION BY THE DAUFUSKIE ISLAND COUNCIL WHEREAS, Beaufort County has…

Minutes from Special Council Meeting on Ferry Service

Daufuskie Island Council Meeting Special Session – Ferry Discussion June 9, 2016 Mary Field School Council Members Present: Chuck Hunter, Vice Chairperson Janet Adams Tina Fine Deborah Smith Steve Hill Chuck Hunter explained that the purpose of this special meeting was to 1) brief the community on the status of developments related to the county contract for public ferry services;…

DI Council Special Ferry Meeting, Thursday, 9 June

In response to recent questions and comments on NextDoor Daufuskie, the DI Council is hosting a town-hall type meeting to provide an update on the status of the county ferry bid process. In addition, the forum will be an opportunity for residents who rely on the publicly-subsidized service to provide input on ferry services and especially what they would like…