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Corner Icon Holiday schedule... 

Christmas Week

Zone 1 will be serviced on Monday, December 22

Zone 2 will be serviced on Tuesday, December 23

Both Zone 3 and Zone 4 will be serviced on  Wednesday, December 24

No service on Thursday or Friday, December 25-26 

New Year's Week

Regular Monday-through- Thursday schedule for December 29-January 1

Blue Box  Photos of the Week...

Santa's helpers, better known as Myrtle Beach Police and Fire Department staff, treated four dozen kids to a Target shopping trip, and that's the subject of our Photos of the Week

Corner Icon New Zoning Code...  Developed during more than 100 public meetings, Myrtle Beach's new Zoning Code is in effect.  The new Zoning Map is available, too.  It's 50 megabytes.  

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Orange Box  Choose to Lose and Choose to Move...  Registration is underway for the annual "Choose" programs at Pepper Geddings Recreation Center!  This 11-week series features Choose to Lose and Choose to Move.  The health fair is Saturday, January 10, 2015.  Pre-registration is required for Choose!  Space is limited, so sign up early.  


Orange Box  Senior Survey seeks YOUR feedback...  Attention seniors!  We want to hear from you about what you enjoy doing in Myrtle Beach and along the Grand Strand.  The Seniors Advisory Committee, working with the Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce, has developed a short survey especially for seniors to gauge what activities you enjoy and how to better serve our seniors.  Take a few minutes to give us your feedback.  The survey will be available through January 31, 2015, at which time we'll compile the results.  Thanks!


Orange Box  Fourth Avenue North Deepwater Ocean Outfall...  Work is underway on a new deepwater ocean outfall at Fourth Avenue North.  Completion is scheduled for November 2015 on this $10.4 million project that will carry rainwater more than 1,000 feet off shore.  A print-on-demand brochure with details about the project and timeline is available.


Orange Box  The robots are coming...  Build a working robot from a box of parts?  That’s the task for 66 teams of high school students from South Carolina and the East Coast in the 12th annual Palmetto Regional FIRST Robotics Competition, February 27-28, 2015, at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center.  Some 1,200 competitors in grades 9-12 will discover the rewards and excitement of careers and education in science, engineering and technology.  Daylong volunteers are needed to help with this lively event featuring a “pit” area and fast-paced competitions.  To become a volunteer, visit Working with teachers and professional mentors from the community, they have six weeks to build and test a robot to accomplish specific tasks.  The teams warm up Thursday, February 26, with robot inspections and practice rounds, followed by the tournament itself. Admission is free!  


Orange Box  Golf cart laws...  South Carolina regulates how golf carts may be driven on the public streets.  The complete list of golf cart requirements is available.  Among other things, the cart needs a permit from the South Carolina Department of Motor Vehicles, as well as liability insurance.  As before, only licensed drivers, age 16 and older, can drive golf carts on public streets and only during daylight hours.


Orange Box  Seasonal hours...  Dogs and bicycles are allowed on the beach before 10:00 a.m. and after 5:00 p.m. from May 1 through Labor Day.  Dogs and bicycles are allowed on the boardwalk only between 5:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. from May 1 through Labor Day.  At all times, dogs must be on a leash and you must pick up and properly dispose of droppings.


Orange Box  Police records and statistics...  The Police Department's Police-to-Citizen (P2C) site provides incident reports, arrest records,P2C graphic and link accident reports, crime statistics and more.  Visit the site to learn more about Myrtle Beach police and local law enforcement results.


Orange Box  More city news...  Visit the Friday Fax for this week's news, agendas and more.  Or, add your name to our list by sending us your e-mail address.  Check out the Photos of the Week for snapshots of city activities.  You'll also find information about flood protection and hurricane preparations


Orange Box  To learn more about Myrtle Beach, contact the Public Information Office at or call 843-918-1014.  Our Frequently Asked Questions and Events pages also may be helpful.


ADA Notice:  The City of Myrtle Beach will not discriminate against qualified individuals on the basis of disability in its services, programs or activities. The city will make all reasonable modifications to policies and programs to ensure that people with disabilities have an equal opportunity to enjoy its programs, services, and activities.  Call 843-918-1114 for more information.


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937 Broadway Street
P.O. Box 2468, Myrtle Beach, SC 29578
(843) 918-1000   Fax: (843) 918-1028
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