The Public Information Office (PIO) serves as a liaison for local, state and national media on behalf of the County.

Mission Statement

Department Functions

The department coordinates press conferences, prepares press releases, and notifies the public about County news and events. The PIO office strives to be proactive and responsive with all important County news to ensure the flow of information is accurate, timely and appropriate.

The PIO office serves as a spokesperson for the County on many issues and handles all media requests for the County’s 44 departments and divisions.
The PIO office coordinates County ceremonies and events such as ribbon-cuttings, groundbreakings, and special announcements.

Social Media and Marketing:
The Public Information Office is responsible for all content on the County’s 15 social media platforms, including Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

Emergencies/Crisis Response:
The Public Information Office handles all public communication for crisis and emergency response.

Latest News

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Berkeley County EMS Receives Prestigious Mission: LifeLine® Gold Plus Award

Berkeley County EMS Receives Prestigious Mission: LifeLine® Gold Plus Award

Jenna Ley JamisonSeptember 14, 20213 min read

MONCKS CORNER, S.C. – (Tuesday, September 14, 2021) – For the third consecutive year, Berkeley County EMS achieved the Mission LifeLine® Gold Plus Award, which the American Heart Association’s Mission: Lifeline® EMS Recognition…

Berkeley County Holds Groundbreaking for U.S. 176 Widening Project Phase 1

Berkeley County Holds Groundbreaking for U.S. 176 Widening Project Phase 1

Jenna Ley JamisonAugust 27, 2021

MONCKS CORNER, S.C.- (Friday, August 27, 2021) — Berkeley County joined state and community leaders on Friday, August 27 to break ground on the U.S. 176 Widening Project Phase 1. The ceremony took…

Nexton Parkway Extension (Spine Road C) Opens in Cane Bay

Nexton Parkway Extension (Spine Road C) Opens in Cane Bay

Jenna Ley JamisonAugust 6, 2021

MONCKS CORNER, S.C. – (Friday, August 6, 2021) – Berkeley County celebrated the official opening of the Cane Bay Spine Road C (Nexton Parkway Extension) project on Friday, August 6, 2021. A ribbon-cutting…

Berkeley County Announces Mega Boat Landing Project in Moncks Corner

Berkeley County Announces Mega Boat Landing Project in Moncks Corner

Jenna Ley JamisonJuly 16, 2021

MONCKS CORNER, S.C. – (Friday, July 16, 2021) – Berkeley County, in partnership with Santee Cooper, announces plans for the Mega Boat Landing Project on Lake Moultrie. The site was previously the Atkins…

Berkeley County Council Appoints Amanda D. Turner as Clerk to Council

Berkeley County Council Appoints Amanda D. Turner as Clerk to Council

Jenna Ley JamisonJuly 7, 2021

MONCKS CORNER, S.C.- (Wednesday, July 7, 2020) – Berkeley County Council has appointed Amanda D. Turner as the new Berkeley County Clerk to Council. This week is her first week in the position.…

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