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Horry County Government Weekly Update for May 22-26, 2017

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Horry County Community Development Block Grants Amends Program

Conway, South Carolina-As a recipient of US Department of Housing grant funding, Horry County is required to notify the public of substantial amendments of the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program.  The following budget amendments will allow for the redevelopment of target neighborhoods. The amendments support the goals to further affordable housing opportunities for low income families within the County as well as focus on targeted redevelopment efforts within the Racepath Community, a targeted investment zone.   Other priority revitalization areas include the Bennett Loop and Bucksport communities. 

The chart below indicates the areas that require a substantial amendment. A substantial amendment is required when 50% of the project beneficiaries change, 50% of the budget changes, or a new activity is identified for that program year. Horry County Rehabilitation projects, Neighborhood Acquisition, and Neighborhood Park Improvements are all considered new activities regarding the amendment. 

The public has until June 3, 2017, to provide written comments regarding any substantial change to the Annual Action Plan. The Action Plans and amendments are available at the Department of Community Development, 1515 Fourth Avenue, Conway, SC 29526. Written comments may be submitted to 


Horry County Offices to Close for Memorial Day

Conway, South Carolina – All Horry County offices, other than public safety operations, will be closed on Monday, May 29, 2017, in observance of Memorial Day. Regular courts may be in operation in the Horry County Government & Justice Center and all jurors, witnesses, etc. will be required to be present.

In addition, all branches of the Horry County Memorial Library, the Horry County Museum and the L.W. Paul Living History Farm will be closed Saturday, May 27, 2017.


Horry County Fire Rescue to Display New Apparatus

Conway, South Carolina – Horry County Fire Rescue will host a public event to introduce and display several new apparatuses. The event will take place on Wednesday, May 24, at 10 a.m. at Allens Fire Station, located at 2501 Bay Water Drive off of Highway 319 at Highway 22.

The public is invited to attend and learn more about the new equipment and how it will benefit their community. 

Horry County Government Weekly Update for May 15-19, 2017

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