News Flash

Posted on: October 25, 2021

Bluffton Police Department hosts inaugural Safety Spooktacular

2021 Safety Spooktacular graphic for Halloween event

Who: Bluffton Police Department

What: Safety Spooktacular

When: Friday, October 29, 2021, from 5 -7 p.m.

Where: Oscar Frazier Park, 77 Shults Road, Bluffton, SC

The Bluffton Police Department is hosting its inaugural Safety Spooktac...

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Bluffton Police Department News Flash
Posted on: October 11, 2021

CANCELED: Bluffton Lutzie 43 5K scheduled for November 6, 2021

What: Bluffton Lutzie 43 5K

When: November 6, 2021, starting at 8:00 a.m.

Where: Bluffton Oyster Factory Park located at 63 Wharf Street, Bluffton SC 29910

The Bluffton Lutzie 43 5K is an annual race to bring attention to the dangers of distracted d...

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Bluffton Police Department News Flash
Posted on: September 23, 2021

Month-long investigation concludes with arrest of "Top 100 Most Wanted" Interpol suspect

Erick Salvador Hernandez Bonilla Crime Stopper El Salvador flier

Bluffton Police Department’s month-long investigation of Interpol’s “100 Most Wanted,” concluded with the arrest of Eric Salvador Hernandez Bonilla, 23, in Lady’s Island today. 

The month-long inve...

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Bluffton Police Department News Flash
Posted on: September 21, 2021

Increase in vehicle break-in crimes prompts reminder from police

Bluffton Police Department patch

The Bluffton Police Department wants to alert the public about an increase in vehicle break-ins reported in the Town of Bluffton over the weekend.

“The vehicle break-ins were largely due to vehicles being left unlocked during the overnight hours," sai...

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Bluffton Police Department News Flash
Posted on: September 21, 2021

Public invited to attend Bluffton's National Night Out

National Night Out 2021

Who: Bluffton Police Department

What: National Night Out

When: Tuesday, October 5, 2021, from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Where: Bluffton Eagles Field located at 155 Buck Island Road, Bluffton SC 29910

The Bluffton Police Department will host its 7th annual Nation...

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Bluffton Police Department News Flash
Posted on: July 14, 2021

Bluffton Police Department offers annual Citizens Police Academy in fall

Bluffton Police Department patch

Who: 

  • Citizens Police Academy applicants

What:

  • Citizens Police Academy 8-week course

Where:

  • Bluffton Police Department, 101 Progressive Street (Buckwalter Place)

When:

  • October 18, 2021 through December 6, 2021
  • Monday nights, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. ...
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Bluffton Police Department News Flash
Posted on: June 1, 2021

Town of Bluffton prepares for Hurricane Season 2021

Hurricane Season 2021 graphic

As a new Hurricane season begins, Town of Bluffton officials and staff members want residents and business owners to know how to prepare and how to partner with the Town to enhance hurricane preparation and recovery.

The past five years have tested and str...

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Town of Bluffton News Flash
Posted on: June 9, 2021

FY2022 Consolidated Budget approved

Chris Forster presenting FY22 budget for final reading in Town Council Chambers

Bluffton Town Council approved the Town’s Fiscal Year (FY) 2022 consolidated budget on second and final reading at the June 8 Town Council meeting. State law requires all municipalities to adopt a balanced budget ordinance before July 1. The new...

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Town of Bluffton News Flash
Posted on: June 14, 2021

Town offices closed June 18 in observance of Juneteenth

Town offices will be closed Friday, June 18 in observance of Juneteenth.

Last year, Town leaders declared Juneteenth a holiday for the Town. 

Juneteenth, which is word meaning June 19th, commemorates the end of slavery in the United States. While ...

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Town of Bluffton News Flash
Posted on: June 21, 2021

Modular home delivery will affect traffic on May River Road and Buckwalter Parkway June 22

A modular home will be delivered in four separate sections from Extra Space Storage Facility, which is located off Buckwalter Parkway, to Guerrard Avenue, which is off May River Road, Tuesday, June 22.  

This delivery is scheduled to start around ...

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Town of Bluffton News Flash
Posted on: June 30, 2021

Town offices closed for Independence Day, change in trash/recycling services

Town of Bluffton Seal

Bluffton Town offices will be closed Monday, July 5, in observance of Independence Day. 

Waste Management employees, who provide waste and recycling services for the Town, are also off Monday, therefore waste and recycling services will be delayed...

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Town of Bluffton News Flash
Posted on: July 1, 2021

Reminder: Fireworks are prohibited in the Town of Bluffton

As a reminder, Bluffton police officers will respond to any complaint of fireworks in the town limits and confiscate them.  

Bluffton ordinance, Sec. 14-99, states it is unlawful for anyone to fire, shoot, discharge, offer for sale, store, exchang...

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Town of Bluffton News Flash
Posted on: July 9, 2021

Reminder: Disposal of storm debris piles is homeowner/occupant's responsibility

Town of Bluffton Seal

The Town is reminding Bluffton residents, they need to dispose of their storm debris by bringing debris to a Beaufort County Convenience Center or to an alternative site.

The Town’s contract with Waste Management is strictly to service household ...

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Town of Bluffton News Flash
Posted on: August 10, 2021

Applicants needed for Law Enforcement Citizens Advisory Committee & Municipal Elections Commission

Town of Bluffton Seal

Bluffton Town Council is seeking qualified applicants for appointment to its boards, commissions and committees.

The most immediate need for new appointees exists on the Law Enforcement Citizens Advisory Committee and Municipal Elections Commission.

&bu...

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Town of Bluffton News Flash
Posted on: August 19, 2021

COVID-19 Update

Weekly COVID-19 Update 08.19.21

Town of Bluffton News Flash
Posted on: August 26, 2021

COVID-19 Update

Weekly COVID-19 Update 08.26.21

Town of Bluffton News Flash
Posted on: August 27, 2021

Town Hall/offices implement hybrid-procedures during coronavirus surge

Town of Bluffton Seal

Starting Monday, August 30, Bluffton’s Town Hall, located at 20 Bridge Street, will reduce staff in its offices to limit the opportunity for the coronavirus to spread among the public and Town employees. 

The public is asked to wear a mask when en...

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Town of Bluffton News Flash
Posted on: August 31, 2021

Town offices closed Monday, September 6

Bluffton Town offices will be closed Monday, September 6, in observance of Labor Day. 

Waste Management employees, who provide waste and recycling services for the Town, are also off Monday, therefore waste and recycling services will be delayed b...

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Town of Bluffton News Flash
Posted on: September 2, 2021

COVID-19 Update

Weekly COVID-19 Update 09.02.21

Town of Bluffton News Flash
Posted on: September 6, 2021

Town of Bluffton hosts 9/11 remembrance ceremony

When: Saturday, September 11, 2021, 8:30 a.m.

Where: Buckwalter Place Park, Bluffton’s Veterans Memorial 

Why: To honor the 20th anniversary of 9-11; honoring the 2,977 people killed in the terror attacks of September 11, 2001, at the Wor...

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Town of Bluffton News Flash
Posted on: September 9, 2021

COVID-19 Update

Weekly COVID-19 Update 09.09.21

Town of Bluffton News Flash
Posted on: October 7, 2021

COVID-19 Update

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Town of Bluffton News Flash