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Horry County News and Announcements

Upcoming Meetings for April 13-17, 2020

On April 9, 2020 in Weekly Update

All meetings below will take place virtually and will be broadcast on the Horry County Government website as well as the Government Access Channel (Spectrum/Time Warner channel 1301 or Horry Telephone Cooperative Channel 14).

Click to watch the video remotely


Zoning Board of Appeals

Monday, April 13, 2020, 5:30 p.m.

Click here to view and download the agenda or here for the packet.


For the Zoning Board of Appeals meeting, members of the public will have an opportunity to provide public comment via telephone on the items having public hearing. You must sign up in advance to speak on public hearing by noon on Monday, April 13, 2020. You can sign up by calling Nancy Tindall in the Planning & Zoning Office at (843) 915-7893 or by emailing You can also provide written comments to be provided to each member of the Planning Commission at the same email,


Accommodations Tax Committee

Wednesday, April 15, 2020 9 a.m.

Click here to view and download the agenda.


Council Spring Budget Retreat

Friday, April 17, 2020 9 a.m.

Click here to view and download the agenda. The agenda packet will be made available next week.


Horry County Government COVID 19 Reminder

Horry County Government offices remain closed to the public for the week of April 13, 2020. This excludes all airports. Limited court functions will continue. In addition, all state offices in County facilities will remain open, as directed by the Governor. 

All County offices will be closed in observance of Good Friday on Friday, April 10, 2020.

We strongly urge the public to handle business online where possible. We understand that there are crucial transactions that must take place and are not available online. The public is asked to call those departments directly for information and coordination.

Court for Horry County Magistrate Court and Circuit Court is canceled the week of April 13. Jurors should not report to the courthouse next week. 

The Horry County Emergency phone bank will close at 5:00 p.m. today and will reopen at 8:00 a.m. on Monday, April 13, 2020.