New Berkeley County Animal Center to Open June 14

MONCKS CORNER, S.C. – (Thursday, June 3, 2021) – Berkeley County will hold a Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony for the new Berkeley Animal Center on Monday, June 14 at 4 p.m. The public is invited to attend to celebrate the grand opening. Berkeley County was previously operating an animal shelter at a leased building on Cypress Gardens …

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Berkeley Animal Center Receives $65,000 PetSmart Charities® Grant®

Moncks Corner, S.C. (Thursday, February 4, 2021) –  Berkeley Animal Center has received a $65,000 grant from PetSmart Charities to help prepare more Berkeley County shelter animals for adoption and find them forever homes. With the help of this grant, the Animal Center will be able to offer the public more adoptable animals and host …

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Berkeley County Offices Closing at 2 p.m.

MONCKS CORNER, S.C.– (August 3, 2020) — All Berkeley County Offices will close at 2 p.m. Monday, August 3 due to Tropical Storm Isaias. This closure includes the Berkeley County Courthouse, Libraries, Animal Center, the Sheriff’s Office, and Cypress Gardens. The Berkeley County Landfill and Convenience Centers will close at 4 p.m. Monday, August 3. …

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Berkeley County Offices to Reopen to the Public May 20

MONCKS CORNER, S.C.– (Friday, May 8, 2020) – Berkeley County Government buildings will reopen to the public on Wednesday, May 20. The Voters Registration and Elections Office will be open to the public on Monday, May 11 for absentee voting for the June 9 primary. Courts will follow a different schedule. Please see below.  There …

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Berkeley County Government Offices & Courts Will be Closed Friday, March 27, Update #8

MONCKS CORNER, S.C.– (Thursday, March 26, 2020) – Berkeley County Government offices and courts will be CLOSED to the public and employees on Friday, March 27. Berkeley County buildings and facilities will resume LIMITED access to the public on Monday, March 30, through Thursday, April 2. Courts and offices will again close on Friday, April …

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Berkeley County COVID-19 Update #6

MONCKS CORNER, S.C.– (Monday, March 23, 2020) — Berkeley County continues to adjust operations in response to COVID-19. Berkeley County is restricting public access into County buildings and facilities and will continue offering services to the public by telephone, email, drop boxes, and drop-offs at the front of the Administration Building, Monday to Thursday (details …

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Berkeley County COVID-19 Update #3

MONCKS CORNER, S.C.- (Monday, March 16)- Berkeley County leadership has met with county directors and elected officials throughout the day to develop a plan for County operations in response to COVID-19 (novel coronavirus). Berkeley County has explored opportunities for work to be done online and is closing County buildings and facilities to the public, effective …

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Berkeley Animal Center Receives $35,000 PetSmart Charities Inc. Grant

Money to cover spay/neuter surgeries as 2019 intake number on track to exceed 5,000 MONCKS CORNER, S.C.- (Tuesday, December 10, 2019) — Berkeley Animal Center has received a $35,000 grant from PetSmart Charities Inc. that will primarily be used for spay/neuter surgeries. Berkeley County Council approved the grant during its December 9 meeting.   The …

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BCSO Assumes Responsibility over Animal Control on July 1

New phone number for animal complaints and reports MONCKS CORNER, S.C. – (Monday, July 1, 2019) The Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office has assumed responsibility over Berkeley County Animal Control, effective July 1. Berkeley County Animal Control was formerly under the Berkeley Animal Center. This change was made with the passage of the fiscal year 2019-2020 budget, …

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