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Horry County News and Announcements

Upcoming Meetings & Updates for the Week of June 20, 2022

On June 17, 2022 in County News

All County offices, except Public Safety Operations, are closed on Monday, June 20, 2022 in observance of Juneteenth. 

Upcoming Meetings

Tuesday, June 21, 2022, 6 p.m.

County Council

Click here for the agenda and here for the packet.

Thursday, June 23, 2022, 4:30 p.m.

Library Board of Trustees

Click here for the agenda and here for the packet.

The meetings of County Council, Council Committees, Zoning Board of Appeals, and Planning Commission are also broadcast on the Horry County Government website, and the Government Access Television Channel (Spectrum/Time Warner channel 1301 or Horry Telephone Cooperative Channel 14).

Upcoming Hurricane Preparedness Community Presentations

Looking for hurricane preparedness information?

Join Horry County Emergency Management as they talk you through what you need to know for this hurricane season. From evacuations and sheltering, to what should go in emergency kit - if you have questions about your household's hurricane plan, this event is for you.

Two presentations will be held this week:

  • Wednesday, June 22 at 6:30 p.m. at the South Strand Recreation Center
  • Thursday, June 23 at 6:30 p.m. at the Carolina Forest Recreation Center. 

Both events are free and open to the public. 

Early Voting for Runoff Election Begins June 22

Early Voting for June Runoff Election begins Wednesday, June 22, 2022.

  • Early-voting for June Runoffs:
  • Wednesday, June 22 – Friday, June 24.
  • 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
  • Locations in Horry County:
  • Voters Registration and Elections Office
  • North Strand Recreation Center
  • South Strand Recreation Center
  • Carolina Forest Library

Bring your Photo ID (or voter registration card if you do not have a Photo ID).

For more information, visit or contact the Horry County Voter’s Registration & Elections office at (843) 915-5440.

Upcoming Road Closures & Construction Updates

Motorists in all road construction areas should use caution, stay alert for crews working in the area, and pay attention to all signs and traffic control devices.

Upcoming Lane Closures: Postal Way Extension

Weather permitting, intermittent evening and overnight lane closures are expected to begin on Sunday, March 6, 2022 at the intersection of Postal Way and Carolina Forest Boulevard near the United States Post Office.

These closures will continue through the remainder of the Postal Way Extension road construction project. The project is a part of the RIDE III Program US Highway 501 Corridor Improvements. The project includes the extension of Postal Way east to Waccamaw Pines Drive with the installation of required intersection improvements and sidewalks.

Visit our website to learn more about the RIDE III program. For status updates on all of our current RIDE III projects, check out the online dashboard.

Partial Road Closure on Industrial Park Road

A portion of Industrial Park Road in Conway, between Harris Shortcut Road and the curved section of Industrial Park Road in front of the Horry County Animal Care Center, will be closed to all traffic except construction traffic.