MONCKS CORNER, S.C.- (Wednesday, April 22)- Berkeley County will hold its regularly scheduled Council and Finance Committee meetings on Monday, April 27; however, due to COVID-19 there will be guidelines in place to adhere to social distancing practices. The public is encouraged to view the meeting remotely by watching the livestream on the Berkeley County Facebook page at www.facebook.com/BerkeleySCGov.
The council agenda can be found here: http://berkeleycountysc.iqm2.com/Citizens/Default.aspx
The County Council meeting will be conducted in the assembly room of the County Administration Building. Seating in the audience will be limited and spaced out. If/when seating is full, individuals will be staged outside council chambers, in the lobby of the Administration Building.
County staff with items on the agenda will wait outside council chambers and will be called in when their item is discussed.
Again, if members of the public do not have business pertaining to the Council meeting, they are urged to watch the meeting remotely via the livestream. If the public wishes to address County Council during the meeting, they will be afforded that opportunity at the meeting. Citizens will also have the ability to submit written comments in advance of the meeting to Interim Clerk to Council Shelley Forest by emailing . Written comments must be submitted by 4 p.m. Monday, April 27.
County Operations: Berkeley County Government offices and courts will be CLOSED to the public and employees on Friday, April 24, with the exception of the County Landfill, Convenience Centers, and Animal Center. The County is continuing to restrict public access into County buildings and offices while still offering services to the public by telephone, email, and drop boxes Monday-Thursday. For a full list of County operations, please visit berkeleycountysc.gov/covid19.
Planning Commission Meeting: Berkeley County will hold its regularly scheduled Planning Commission Meeting on Tuesday, April 28 at 6 p.m. in the Assembly Room of the County Administration Building. The Chairman is required to be present; other members may also convene in person in accordance with social distancing guidelines. Members and applicants can also participate via videoconference. More information can be found here: http://berkeleycountysc.iqm2.com/Citizens/FileOpen.aspx?Type=1&ID=3137&Inline=True
– Prepared by the Berkeley County Public Information Office –