2021 Press Releases All Archives

City of Charleston Prepares for Severe Thunderstorms City of Charleston Prepares for Severe Thunderstorms
City of Charleston Low Battery Seawall Project to Receive Statewide Honor at Tonight's City Council City of Charleston Low Battery Seawall Project to Receive Statewide Honor at Tonight's City Council
Mayor Tecklenburg Statement on Employee COVID-19 Vaccination Policy Mayor Tecklenburg Statement on Employee COVID-19 Vaccination Policy
City of Charleston Reintroduces COVID-19 Protective Measures, Announces Special Council Meeting City of Charleston Reintroduces COVID-19 Protective Measures, Announces Special Council Meeting
Reminder: Annual First Day Festival Set for Sunday, August 8 Reminder: Annual First Day Festival Set for Sunday, August 8
Special Commission on Equity, Inclusion and Racial Conciliation to Discuss Draft Report Special Commission on Equity, Inclusion and Racial Conciliation to Discuss Draft Report
Charleston Mayor John Tecklenburg Statement Regarding the Tragic Passing of Clarissa Saunders Charleston Mayor John Tecklenburg Statement Regarding the Tragic Passing of Clarissa Saunders
City of Charleston to Host Olympic Finals Watch Party in Support of Charleston Native Raven Saunder City of Charleston to Host Olympic Finals Watch Party in Support of Charleston Native Raven Saunder
Tecklenburg statement: Thanks to extraordinary vaccines, this is now an ‘optional pandemic.’ Tecklenburg statement: Thanks to extraordinary vaccines, this is now an ‘optional pandemic.’
City of Charleston Awarded 2021 AARP Community Challenge Grant for Philip Simmons Park Improvements City of Charleston Awarded 2021 AARP Community Challenge Grant for Philip Simmons Park Improvements
Annual ‘Operation Move-out’ Initiative to Begin July 29 Annual ‘Operation Move-out’ Initiative to Begin July 29
Tropical Storm Elsa Recovery Efforts Underway in City of Charleston Tropical Storm Elsa Recovery Efforts Underway in City of Charleston
City of Charleston Prepares for Possible Impacts from Tropical Storm Elsa City of Charleston Prepares for Possible Impacts from Tropical Storm Elsa
City of Charleston Recognizes National HIV Testing Day City of Charleston Recognizes National HIV Testing Day
City of Charleston to Offer Summer of Service Events for Local Youth City of Charleston to Offer Summer of Service Events for Local Youth
City of Charleston to Host Free Fourth of July Celebration City of Charleston to Host Free Fourth of July Celebration
City of Charleston Monitors Potential Tropical Cyclone Three City of Charleston Monitors Potential Tropical Cyclone Three
City of Charleston Announces Details for Monday's Juneteenth Holiday Observance City of Charleston Announces Details for Monday's Juneteenth Holiday Observance
City of Charleston to Observe Juneteenth on Monday, June 21 City of Charleston to Observe Juneteenth on Monday, June 21
Dale Morris Named City of Charleston’s New Chief Resilience Officer Dale Morris Named City of Charleston’s New Chief Resilience Officer
City to Host Webinar Regarding Johns Island Restoration Plan to Improve Flood Resiliency City to Host Webinar Regarding Johns Island Restoration Plan to Improve Flood Resiliency
City Crews Respond to Overnight Flooding City Crews Respond to Overnight Flooding
Free Covid-19 vaccine clinic at St. John's High School Free Covid-19 vaccine clinic at St. John's High School
Mayor John Tecklenburg Statement on Recent Acts of Vandalism Mayor John Tecklenburg Statement on Recent Acts of Vandalism
Denmark Vesey Statue Damage 2 Denmark Vesey Statue Damage 2
City of Charleston Investigates Vandalism of Denmark Vesey Monument City of Charleston Investigates Vandalism of Denmark Vesey Monument
Denmark Vesey Statue Damage 1 Denmark Vesey Statue Damage 1
2021 Piccolo Spoleto Festival Poster Unveiled, Advance Program Guide Released 2021 Piccolo Spoleto Festival Poster Unveiled, Advance Program Guide Released
City of Charleston Awarded Arbor Day Foundation Grant to Plant 30 Trees in the Eastside Neighborhood City of Charleston Awarded Arbor Day Foundation Grant to Plant 30 Trees in the Eastside Neighborhood
Statement from Charleston Mayor John Tecklenburg regarding the tragic death of Jamal Sutherland Statement from Charleston Mayor John Tecklenburg regarding the tragic death of Jamal Sutherland
City of Charleston Announces Added Public Safety Measures for King Street City of Charleston Announces Added Public Safety Measures for King Street
Deadline Extended for Public Comment on Ashley River Crossing Project Deadline Extended for Public Comment on Ashley River Crossing Project
April 24 Charleston Essentials Market Canceled Due to Hazardous Weather Forecast April 24 Charleston Essentials Market Canceled Due to Hazardous Weather Forecast
City of Charleston and Fetter Health Care offer Walk-up COVID-19 Vaccines Today City of Charleston and Fetter Health Care offer Walk-up COVID-19 Vaccines Today
Charleston Essentials Market to Return to Marion Square with COVID-19 Restrictions in Place Charleston Essentials Market to Return to Marion Square with COVID-19 Restrictions in Place
COVID-19 Scheduling Assistance Available at Recreation Facilities Throughout Charleston COVID-19 Scheduling Assistance Available at Recreation Facilities Throughout Charleston
Public Engagement Sought for Final Phase of Charleston City Plan Public Engagement Sought for Final Phase of Charleston City Plan
City of Charleston Warming Center to Re-Open Tonight March 19 City of Charleston Warming Center to Re-Open Tonight March 19
City Offices To Close at 2 p.m. Due to Severe Weather Forecast City Offices To Close at 2 p.m. Due to Severe Weather Forecast
In-Person Municipal Court Proceedings to Resume March 15 In-Person Municipal Court Proceedings to Resume March 15
City Awarded HUD CDBG-MIT Grant to Alleviate Flooding in Medical District City Awarded HUD CDBG-MIT Grant to Alleviate Flooding in Medical District
City of Charleston Warming Shelter to Re-Open Tonight, March 7 City of Charleston Warming Shelter to Re-Open Tonight, March 7
Consistent with Gov. McMaster's Order, City Mask Ordinance Remains in Effect in Bars and Restaurants Consistent with Gov. McMaster's Order, City Mask Ordinance Remains in Effect in Bars and Restaurants
City of Charleston Warming Shelter to Re-Open Tonight, March 6 City of Charleston Warming Shelter to Re-Open Tonight, March 6
City of Charleston Warming Shelter to Re-Open Tonight, February 20 City of Charleston Warming Shelter to Re-Open Tonight, February 20
The City of Charleston Office of Cultural Affairs Presents Like A Girl: Dare to Dream by Fer Caggia The City of Charleston Office of Cultural Affairs Presents Like A Girl: Dare to Dream by Fer Caggia
City of Charleston Warming Shelter to Re-Open Tonight, February 19 City of Charleston Warming Shelter to Re-Open Tonight, February 19
City of Charleston Piloting Free Mattress Recycling Program City of Charleston Piloting Free Mattress Recycling Program
Mayor John Tecklenburg to Launch Mayor’s Book Club for Kids Mayor John Tecklenburg to Launch Mayor’s Book Club for Kids
First Funds Deployed to Small Businesses from LDC Revolving Loan Fund First Funds Deployed to Small Businesses from LDC Revolving Loan Fund
City of Charleston to Begin Golf Cart Registration Initiative City of Charleston to Begin Golf Cart Registration Initiative
City of Charleston Warming Center to Re-Open Tonight February 2 City of Charleston Warming Center to Re-Open Tonight February 2
City of Charleston Warming Center to Re-Open Tonight January 29 City of Charleston Warming Center to Re-Open Tonight January 29
City of Charleston Warming Center to Re-Open Tonight January 28 City of Charleston Warming Center to Re-Open Tonight January 28
2021 State of the City Address 2021 State of the City Address
City of Charleston Welcomes New City Architect City of Charleston Welcomes New City Architect
City of Charleston Warming Shelter to Re-Open Tonight January 18 City of Charleston Warming Shelter to Re-Open Tonight January 18
City of Charleston Warming Shelter to Re-Open Tonight January 17 City of Charleston Warming Shelter to Re-Open Tonight January 17
City of Charleston Warming Shelter to Re-Open Tonight, January 16 City of Charleston Warming Shelter to Re-Open Tonight, January 16
City of Charleston Warming Center to Re-Open Tonight City of Charleston Warming Center to Re-Open Tonight
City of Charleston to Co-Host Stimulus Webinar for Small Businesses City of Charleston to Co-Host Stimulus Webinar for Small Businesses
In-Person Court Proceedings Suspended Statewide Due to Rise in COVID-19 Cases In-Person Court Proceedings Suspended Statewide Due to Rise in COVID-19 Cases