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2019

  1. 04-17-2019 Applicants sought for Bluffton Town Council appointed committees (PDF)
  2. 06-21-2019 Applicants Sought for Bluffton Town Council Appointed Committees (PDF)
  3. 19th Annual May River Cleanup scheduled for Saturday, April 27 (PDF)
  4. 31st Annual Beach River Sweep to Be Held Saturday, September 21 at Oyster Factory Park (PDF)
  5. 3rd Annual Bluffton Safety Day to Take Place Saturday, May 18 (PDF)
  6. 4th Annual Mayors Bluffton Youth Community Service Awards to Be Held May 14 (PDF)
  7. Am I a Town Resident Educating Voters About Town Limits Ahead of the Election (PDF)
  8. Bluffton Man Arrested on Charge of Criminal Sexual Conduct (PDF)
  9. Bluffton Named 4th Safest City in South Carolina by Homesnacks (PDF)
  10. Bluffton Named Safest City in South Carolina by Home Security Advisor (PDF)
  11. Bluffton Police Department Arrest Made in Bluffton Burglary (PDF)
  12. Bluffton Police Department Hosts Hurricane Preparedness Meetings for the Public (PDF)
  13. Bluffton Police Department Hosts National Night Out (PDF)
  14. Bluffton Police Department Is Accepting Citizen Police Academy Applications (PDF)
  15. Bluffton Police Department Recognized as Agency of the Year for Driving Under the Influence Enforcement (PDF)
  16. Bluffton Police Department Seeks Citizen Input in Community Policing Survey (PDF)
  17. Bluffton Police Department Seeks Information in Armed Robbery of Parkers on Evans Way (PDF)
  18. Bluffton Police Department Seeks Information in Jim N Nicks Incidents (PDF)
  19. Bluffton Police Departments Traffic Enforcement Team to conduct checkpoint (PDF)
  20. Bluffton Police Seek Information in Several Armed Robberies (PDF)
  21. Bluffton Police Seek Suspects Caught on Video Breaking into Vehicles (PDF)
  22. Bluffton Town Offices Closed on July 4 (PDF)
  23. Bluffton Woman Turns Self into Police, Arrested for Felony Driving Under the Influence (PDF)
  24. Construction at Boundary Street Park Prompts Street Closures (PDF)
  1. Construction of 68 Boundary Street Park Continues, Upcoming Partial Closures (PDF)
  2. Distracted Driving Education Through 43 Seconds Campaign (PDF)
  3. Mayor Lisa Sulka Inducted into Town of Blufftons Wall of Honor, Ceremony to Be Held (PDF)
  4. Municipal Association of South Carolina honors Town of Bluffton with Achievement Award (PDF)
  5. New Signage Prohibiting Certain Vehicles in Place in the Town of Bluffton (PDF)
  6. Police Arrest Man in Connection to September 2018 Shooting (PDF)
  7. Police Arrest Suspect in July 12, 2019 Shooting Incident (PDF)
  8. Press Conference Scheduled for Lutzie 43 Seconds Campaign (PDF)
  9. Pressana Grant to Be Inducted into Town of Blufftons Wall of Honor, Ceremony on July 9 at 530 P.M. (PDF)
  10. Rotary Club of Bluffton and Town Celebrate Nearly 20-Year Partnership with Oscar Frazier Pavilion Donation (PDF)
  11. Scott Marshall selected for 2019 International City County Management Association Gettysburg Leadership Institute (PDF)
  12. Secure the Call Donate Old Cell Phones to the Bluffton Police Department (PDF)
  13. Town Hall Open for Election Filing Until Noon, September 6 (PDF)
  14. Town of Bluffton Accommodations Tax Applications Due Friday, March 29 at Noon (PDF)
  15. Town of Bluffton Accommodations Tax Applications Due July 1 at Noon (PDF)
  16. Town of Bluffton Accommodations Tax Applications Due Monday, September 30 at Noon (PDF)
  17. Town of Bluffton Acquires 44-Acres from Palmetto Bluff in New Riverside (PDF)
  18. Town of Bluffton Applauds Campbell Chapel Ame Church on Its National Register of Historic Places (PDF)
  19. Town of Bluffton Begins Bulkhead Construction at Wright Family Park (PDF)
  20. Town of Bluffton Celebrates Arbor Day by Planting a Cathedral Oak at Town Hall (PDF)
  21. Town of Bluffton Celebrates Town Hall Renovations with Ribbon-Cutting and Open House (PDF)
  22. Town of Bluffton Hosts 4th Annual Historic Preservation Symposium (PDF)
  23. Town of Bluffton Installs Four Sunscreen Dispensers Thanks to Local Initiative and Donations (PDF)
  24. Town of Bluffton Installs Speed Humps on Thomas Heyward Street (PDF)
  1. Town of Bluffton Issues Public Reminder Regarding Political Signs in the Town of Bluffton and Unincorporated Beaufort County (PDF)
  2. Town of Bluffton Launches New Citizen Reporting Tool, SeeClickFix (PDF)
  3. Town of Bluffton Municipal Election Set for November 5, Filing Period Opens August 6 (PDF)
  4. Town of Bluffton offices Closed for Martin Luther King Day (PDF)
  5. Town of Bluffton Offices to Be Closed for Labor Day (PDF)
  6. Town of Bluffton Prepares for 2019 Hurricane Season (PDF)
  7. Town of Bluffton Provides Interactive Maps to Update Residents on Development Projects (PDF)
  8. Town of Bluffton Seeks Applicants for Current Vacancies (PDF)
  9. Town of Bluffton Seeks Public Input for Preservation Plan for Squire Pope Carriage House (PDF)
  10. Town of Bluffton Social Media Policy (PDF)
  11. Town of Bluffton to Begin Construction at 184 Bluffton Road (PDF)
  12. Town of Bluffton to Begin Construction on Boundary Street Park (PDF)
  13. Town of Bluffton to Break Ground at Wright Family Park on August 20 (PDF)
  14. Town of Bluffton to Enhance Public Information Requirements Regarding New Developments (PDF)
  15. Town of Bluffton to Host first Lutzie 43 Road Race (PDF)
  16. Town of Bluffton to Host Job Fair August 9 at Rotary Community Center (PDF)
  17. Town of Bluffton to Host Workshop Regarding Short-Term Rentals (PDF)
  18. Town of Bluffton to Install Sidewalks on Buck Island Road (PDF)
  19. Town of Bluffton to Install Street Lights on Boundary Street (PDF)
  20. Town of Blufftons Council Chambers Named in Honor of Emmett McCracken (PDF)
  21. Town of Blufftons Year in Review 2018 (PDF)
  22. Town Offices Closed April 19 in Observance of Good Friday (PDF)
  23. Town Offices to Be Closed in Observance of Memorial Day (PDF)
  24. Waste Management Readjusts Service Routes as a Result of Growth in the Town of Bluffton (PDF)

2018

  1. Oscar Frazier Park Field of Dreams Improvements (PDF)
  2. Public Political Reminder Permitting Permission Removal of Political Signs (PDF)
  3. Reminder Town of Bluffton Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony and Parade (PDF)
  4. Time Inc.s Coastal Living Brand Announces Top 10 List of Americas Happiest Seaside Towns 2018 (PDF)
  5. Town Council Approves First Reading of 2019 Consolidated Budget (PDF)
  6. Town Hosts 3rd Annual Historic Preservation Symposium (PDF)
  7. Town Hosts Community Workshop - Topics Bluffton Home Series, Neighborhood Assistance and Heirs Property (PDF)
  8. Town Hosts Goethe-Shults Neighborhood Meeting to Develop Infrastructure Plan (PDF)
  9. Town Manager Selects Christopher Chapmond as Next Bluffton Chief of Police (PDF)
  10. Town of Bluffton Accommodations Tax Applications Due Friday, June 29 at Noon (PDF)
  11. Town of Bluffton and Celebrate Bluffton, Incorporated Partner for Historic Preservation Education and Advocacy (PDF)
  12. Town of Bluffton Announces Timeline for Police Chief Search (PDF)
  13. Town of Bluffton Appoints Lieutenant Donald Scott Chandler as Interim Police Chief (PDF)
  14. Town of Bluffton Celebrates Arbor Day, Planting New Trees at Oscar Frazier Park (PDF)
  15. Town of Bluffton Celebrates May River Road and Doctor Mellichamp Drive Streetscape Projects July 18 and 25 (PDF)
  16. Town of Bluffton closed for Christmas and New Years (PDF)
  17. Town of Bluffton Completes Jason-Able Sewer Extension Project (PDF)
  18. Town of Bluffton Conducts Nationwide Search for Chief Executive Officer of the Don Ryan Center for Innovation (PDF)
  19. Town of Bluffton Installs Street Lighting in Goethe-Shults Neighborhood (PDF)
  1. Town of Bluffton Offices Closed for Good Friday (PDF)
  2. Town of Bluffton Offices Closed for Martin Luther King Jr. Day (PDF)
  3. Town of Bluffton Offices Closed for Memorial Day (PDF)
  4. Town of Bluffton Offices Closed July 4, 2018 (PDF)
  5. Town of Bluffton Offices Closed Wednesday, January 3 Due to Inclement Weather (PDF)
  6. Town of Bluffton Offices Scheduled to Reopen Thursday, January 4 at Noon (PDF)
  7. Town of Bluffton Offices to Remain Closed Thursday, January 4 (PDF)
  8. Town of Bluffton Offices Will Reopen at 10 a.m. Friday, January 5 (PDF)
  9. Town of Bluffton Receives High Performance Government Award After Implementing Asset-Tracking Software (PDF)
  10. Town of Bluffton Request Feedback for 68 Boundary Street Park Parking Area Design Plan (PDF)
  11. Town of Bluffton Seeks Applicants for Current Vacancies (PDF)
  12. Town of Bluffton to improve Oyster Factory Parks boat ramp and drainage (PDF)
  13. Town of Bluffton to Improve Oyster Factory Parks Boat Ramp, Drainage and Parking Lots (PDF)
  14. Town of Bluffton to Install Street Lights on Lawrence Street (PDF)
  15. Town of Bluffton To Provide Additional Parking at Oyster Factory Park Memorial Day Weekend (PDF)
  16. Town of Bluffton Will Demolish Buildings at 184 Bluffton Road (PDF)
  17. Town of Blufftons Deputy Town Manager Scott Marshall Credentialed by International Local Government Management Organization (PDF)
  18. Update Dr. Mellichamp Drive Streetscape - Portion of Doctor Mellichamp Drive Will Close Expect Traffic Delays (PDF)
  19. Update Dr. Mellichamp Drive Streetscape Traffic Flow to Change in Construction Zone (PDF)

2017

  1. 03-01-2017 Applicants Sought for Bluffton Town Council Appointed Committees (PDF)
  2. 08-01-2017 The Bluffton Historical Preservation Society, in Conjunction with the Town of Bluffton, Hosts Year-Long Lecture Series (PDF)
  3. 09-29-2017The Bluffton Historical Preservation Society, in Conjunction with the Town of Bluffton, Hosts Year-Long Lecture Series (PDF)
  4. 10-05-2017 Applicants Sought for Bluffton Town Council Appointed Committees (PDF)
  5. 10-18-2017 Applicants Sought for Bluffton Town Council Appointed Committees (PDF)
  6. 2017 Year in Review (PDF)
  7. 29th Annual Beach Sweep River Sweep Saturday, September 16th (PDF)
  8. 29th Annual Beach Sweep River Sweep Saturday, September 16th Canceled Due to Hurricane Irma (PDF)
  9. 68 Boundary Street to be used for Training (PDF)
  10. Additional Customer Service Options for Trash Recycling Service within the Town of Bluffton (PDF)
  11. Approval of Public Sewer Connection and Extension Policy (PDF)
  12. Award-Winning Research Serves as Foundation of Garvin House Tours (PDF)
  13. Bluffton Christmas Parade Road Closures (PDF)
  14. Bluffton Historical Preservation Society, in Conjunction with the Town of Bluffton, Hosts Year-Long Lecture Series (PDF)
  15. Bluffton Municipal Court Cancels Court for Tuesday, September 12 Due to Hurricane Irma (PDF)
  16. Bluffton Municipal Court Relocates to Beaufort County Magistrate Court August 1 (PDF)
  17. Bluffton Police Accepting Citizen Police Academy Applications (PDF)
  18. Bluffton Police Chief Joey Reynolds Announces Retirement Effective July 1 (PDF)
  19. Bluffton Revises Vendor Permitting Process (PDF)
  20. Bluffton Town Hall Closed for Good Friday (PDF)
  21. Bluffton Town Hall Closed in Observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (PDF)
  22. Bluffton Welcomes World Renowned Budweiser Clydesdales (PDF)
  23. Blufftons Director of Finance and Administration Shirley Freeman Retires (PDF)
  24. Bollard Installation in Historic District (PDF)
  25. Call to Action 17th Annual May River Cleanup (PDF)
  26. Clarification Blufftons River Sweep Has Not Been Rescheduled (PDF)
  27. Commission of Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies On-Site Assessment (PDF)
  28. Dr. Mellichamp Drive Streetscape Street Closures Expected as Construction Progresses (PDF)
  29. Historic Preservation Symposium Celebrates Blufftons Past, Present and Future (PDF)
  1. Hurricane Irma Recovery Update (PDF)
  2. May River Road Streetscape Project Update Evening Lane Closures to Begin (PDF)
  3. Moodys Investors Service Upgrades the Town of Blufftons Bond Rating to Aa1 (Double A1) (PDF)
  4. National Night Out (PDF)
  5. Notice of Election (PDF)
  6. Permitting Permission Removal of Political Signs (PDF)
  7. Public Hurricane Preparedness Meetings (PDF)
  8. Reminder Locations of Town Services During Town Hall Renovations (PDF)
  9. SafeHome.org Ranks Bluffton 5th Safest City in South Carolina (PDF)
  10. Save-The-Date Bluffton Town Council Strategic Planning Workshop is February 7 (PDF)
  11. Speed Limit Reduced on Portion of May River Road, Effective May 1 (PDF)
  12. Temporary Road Closures Scheduled Due to May River Road Streetscape Project and Sewer Installation (PDF)
  13. Town Amends Mobile Vending Ordinance, Implements Food Truck Guidelines (PDF)
  14. Town Council Amends 2017 to 2018 Strategic Plan Action Agenda (PDF)
  15. Town Council Approves 2018 Budget, Town Councils Strategic Plan, Advances Robust Capital Improvement Projects Program (PDF)
  16. Town Hall Temporary Offices (PDF)
  17. Town Installs Additional No Parking Signs in Blufftons Historic District (PDF)
  18. Town of Bluffton and Beaufort County Purchased Historic Riverfront Property (PDF)
  19. Town of Bluffton and Beaufort County to Purchase Historic District Riverfront Property (PDF)
  20. Town of Bluffton Begins Inspecting All Stormwater Treatment Systems as Part of a Federal Mandate (PDF)
  21. Town of Bluffton Begins Jason Street Sewer Extension Project (PDF)
  22. Town of Bluffton Begins Sidewalk Installation in the Goethe-Shults Neighborhood (PDF)
  23. Town of Bluffton Cancels All Municipal Meetings for the Week of September 11 to 15 (PDF)
  24. Town of Bluffton Celebrates Arbor Day at Oyster Factory Park (PDF)
  25. Town of Bluffton Christmas Toy Drive (PDF)
  26. Town of Bluffton Completes Phase 4 of the Buck Island-Simmonsville Community Sewer Project (PDF)
  27. Town of Bluffton Damage Assessment Inspections and Building Permits (PDF)
  28. Town of Bluffton Hosts Accommodations Tax Workshop (PDF)
  1. Town of Bluffton Hosts Donation Event for Local Non-Profits (PDF)
  2. Town of Bluffton Municipal Election November 7 - Filing Period Opens August 9 (PDF)
  3. Town of Bluffton Names Deputy Chief Manning as New Chief (PDF)
  4. Town of Bluffton Offers Home Repair Assistance for Income-Qualified Residents (PDF)
  5. Town of Bluffton Offices Closed for Christmas Holiday (PDF)
  6. Town of Bluffton Offices Closed for Labor Day (PDF)
  7. Town of Bluffton Offices Closed for Memorial Day (PDF)
  8. Town of Bluffton Offices Closed for New Years Day (PDF)
  9. Town of Bluffton Offices Closed for Thanksgiving Holiday (PDF)
  10. Town of Bluffton Offices Closed for Veterans Day (PDF)
  11. Town of Bluffton Offices Closed July 4, 2017 (PDF)
  12. Town of Bluffton Plans to Add Approximately 50 Parking Spaces to Historic District after Purchasing 184 Bluffton Road (PDF)
  13. Town of Bluffton Presents Citizen Engagement Workshop in March (PDF)
  14. Town of Bluffton Produces Economic Development Video (PDF)
  15. Town of Bluffton Promotes Richard Spruce to the Towns Chief Building Official (PDF)
  16. Town of Bluffton Resumes Regular Business Hours Wednesday, September 13th (PDF)
  17. Town of Bluffton Scheduled to Restripe Hampton Parkway Starting January 30 (PDF)
  18. Town of Bluffton to Add New Public Parking Spaces in the Bluffton Historic District (PDF)
  19. Town of Bluffton to Continue Installing Sidewalks in Buck Island-Simmonsville Community (PDF)
  20. Town of Bluffton to Install Sidewalks and Lighting on Buck Island Road (PDF)
  21. Town of Bluffton to Remove Two Buildings at 68 Boundary Street (PDF)
  22. Town of Bluffton to Renovate Town Hall (PDF)
  23. Town of Bluffton Will Add a Third-Acre Park on May River Road Thanks to Land Donation (PDF)
  24. Town Receives Third Environmental Protection Agency Grant for Water Quality (PDF)
  25. Towns Proposed 2018 Budget Implements Town Councils Strategic Plan, Enhances Core Services and Existing Programs (PDF)
  26. Trisha Greathouse Named Blufftons Director of Finance and Administration (PDF)
  27. Waste Management Trash Recycling Resumes Regular Schedule Wednesday September 13th (PDF)
  28. Welcoming of St. Joseph Candlers Investment and New Medical Campus to Buckwalter Place Commerce Park (PDF)

2016