The Neighborhood Services Division is a conduit of assistance and action between City of Charleston residents and the municipal government. We provide information and services to individual residents as well as ensure that concerns expressed by neighborhood association representatives reach appropriate city officials.
If you are interested in learning more about how to form a Neighborhood Association in your neighborhood, please contact Becca Hopkins. You can email Becca by clicking the link in the side bar or call 843-853-7237.
Wespanee Civic Club is a neighborhood organization that represents the residents of the historic neighborhood, Wespanee Plantation. Wespanee Plantation is a great place to live, as it is less than 10 minutes to downtown Charleston;. Made up of mostly brick homes, it is an established neighborhood with a blend of original homeowners and young couples with children. To learn more about Wespanee Civic Club, click here!
Neighborhood Council & Commission
The City of Charleston has a unique organization for neighborhood associations which fosters greater access to the Mayor and City staff. Is your neighborhood association in the Neighborhood Council? Learn how to apply!
The Neighborhood Toolkit was created by the City of Charleston in partnership with Enough Pie, a local non-profit using creativity to connect and empower the community. The toolkit provides support and sample materials for neighborhood associations to help create and maintain dynamic and connected communities. It includes an introduction to the City team who supports neighborhood efforts, ideas for organizing neighborhood meetings, templates for materials, new ways to communicate and more. View the toolkit (PDF).
Neighborhood Name Changes
If you and your neighbors would like to inform the City of Charleston of your organization's intent to change the name of your neighborhood, click here.