My Beach 101

(843) 918-1062


Each year, the Neighborhood Services Department hosts a general governement class series that provides a behind-the-scenes look at the City of Myrtle Beach's daily operations.   The eight-session program gives participants a unique experience and a chance to learn about the City of Myrtle Beach’s daily operations.  Each session includes appearances by department directors, city staff and elected officials.  Sessions also include the history of Myrtle Beach and how each of the departments within the city operates, including Fire, Financial Services, Police and Public Works!  


Applications are now available for the Neighborhood Services Department’s My Beach 101 Citizens Academy!  Classes take place on Thursday evenings, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., at the Historic Myrtle Beach Colored School Museum, 900 Dunbar Street.  Classes begin Thursday, January 30, 2020.  Spaces is limited to 25 participants.  The deadline to apply is December 31, 2019.  

Completed applications can be submitted via email to  Or, submit a printed copy to the Neighborhood Services Department, located in City Hall, 937 Broadway Street.  Questions?  Contact the Neighborhood Services Department at 843-918-1062.

To download the My Beach 101 application, click here.

My Beach 101 Spring 5th Session