Public Information Office

Welcome to the Public Information Office (PIO) of Summerville, South Carolina! Our mission is to provide accurate, timely, and transparent information to our thriving community's residents, businesses, and visitors. This page is a resource for all the latest news, announcements, and updates about the Town of Summerville. The PIO works closely with various departments within the town government, ensuring a cohesive and consistent flow of information. Contact us with any questions, concerns, or suggestions you may have.

Our Responsibilities:

The Public Information Office is responsible for the following services:

Media Relations: We serve as the primary point of contact for journalists and news organizations seeking information about the town, coordinating interviews, press conferences, and media inquiries.

Public Outreach: We work diligently to inform and engage with our community through various channels, including town meetings, social media, email newsletters, and printed materials.

Emergency Communications: During emergencies or critical incidents, the PIO collaborates with the town's emergency management team to ensure that accurate and timely information is disseminated to the public and media outlets.

Website Management: Our team oversees the content and design of the town's official website, ensuring it remains up-to-date, user-friendly, and informative.

Town Publications: We are responsible for producing and distributing various town publications, such as the annual report, town calendar, and informational brochures.

Stay Informed:

To stay informed about the latest happenings in Summerville, we encourage you to:

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    Funds to provide home repairs for low-income residents

    Summerville Town Council allocates American Rescue Plan Act funds to provide home repairs for low-income residents Read on...
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    Single-Stream Recycling

    The Town of Summerville will re-establish single-stream recycling curbside collections on Monday, June 28, 2021. Read on...
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    Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Update #21

    Summerville Town Council has extended a temporary ordinance requiring the public to wear face coverings in certain circumstances in the town of Summerville through 11:59 p.m. Thursday, January 14, 2021. Read on...
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    Summerville Enacts Curfew

    Summerville Town Council has enacted a curfew from 6 p.m. Sunday, May 31, 2020, to 6 a.m. Monday, June 1. Read on...
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  44. Notice of Availability of CDBG Funds

    The Town of Summerville is accepting applications for CDBG funds from qualified non-profit organizations located within or serving residents of the Town of Summerville. Info and Apply...
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    Town Adopts New Regulations for Short Term Rentals

    Requirements for leases or rentals of less than one month
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    Town of Summerville to Host Free Workshop for Nonprofit Organizations

    Provides information on applying for local hospitality and accommodations tax funds to be distributed in February 2020 Read on...
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    Christopher Makowski

    Public Information Officer

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