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.

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Berkeley County Announces Early Voting Locations for SC Primary Election June 14

Berkeley County Announces Early Voting Locations for SC Primary Election June 14

Jenna Ley JamisonMay 24, 20222 min read

MONCKS CORNER, S.C. – (Tuesday, May 24, 2022) – Berkeley County Voters Registration & Elections Office has announced three locations where registered Berkeley County voters can vote early in the South Carolina Primary…

Berkeley County Awarded at State Level for Employing People with Disabilities

Berkeley County Awarded at State Level for Employing People with Disabilities

Jenna Ley JamisonMay 24, 2022

MONCKS CORNER, S.C. – (Tuesday, May 24, 2022) – Berkeley County Government has received two top awards in connection to its unique programs that employ people with disabilities. The Governor’s Committee on Employment…

Berkeley County Celebrates Completion of Cypress Gardens Boat Landing Project

Berkeley County Celebrates Completion of Cypress Gardens Boat Landing Project

Jenna Ley JamisonMay 23, 2022

MONCKS CORNER, S.C. – (Thursday, May 19, 2022) – On Wednesday, May 18, Berkeley County leaders gathered with local and state elected officials and our incredible boating community to celebrate the completion of…

Berkeley County Working to Collect Stormwater Data from Local Properties

Berkeley County Working to Collect Stormwater Data from Local Properties

Jenna Ley JamisonMay 11, 2022

MONCKS CORNER, S.C. – (Wednesday, May 11, 2022) – Berkeley County will be conducting stormwater inventory of the County’s Stormwater Management System to meet the requirements of the County’s National Pollutant Discharge Elimination…

Berkeley County to Pave Seven Dirt-to-Pave Roads in Rural Communities

Berkeley County to Pave Seven Dirt-to-Pave Roads in Rural Communities

Jenna Ley JamisonApr 29, 2022

MONCKS CORNER, S.C. – (Friday, April 29, 2022) – Berkeley County will soon be starting work on its next dirt-to-pave roads package, “7 Roads Project,” in rural communities. This project includes seven roads…

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