Shipyard News

An Update from Deputy Town Manager Josh Gruber 12/1/20

An Update from Deputy Town Manager Josh Gruber Here’s an update on what’s happening around Town: Town Review of Plans and Permit Submissions May Be Delayed Due to High Volume of Requests Due to a high volume of permit requests and plan submittals for development activity throughout Hilton Head Island, applicants may experience delays in plan reviews, permit issuances and inspections by Town staff. Also, please be aware that you may reach the Town’s voicemail system when calling the main Community Development Information Center line at 843-341-4757. Should you reach the voicemail, please provide the address, permit number and any …

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An Update from Deputy Town Manager Josh Gruber 10/30/2020

An Update from Deputy Town Manager Josh Gruber 10/30/2020 View a Video Update at https://www.youtube.com/watchv=gmd2eavN668&feature=emb_logo October 31 Marks Official End of Sea Turtle Nesting Season October 31 marks the official end of sea turtle nesting season. This year, the Hilton Head Sea Turtle Patrol reported nearly 46% fewer nests on Hilton Head Island beaches. They documented 291 nests for 2020 compared to 463 nests in 2019. They noted a 76% success rate with nest hatches. Unfortunately, 38 nests became misoriented due to violations with beachfront lighting. Beachfront lighting is an issue we are continuing to work on. Our Town Council’s …

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An Update from Town Manager Steve Riley 10/28/2020

An Update from Town Manager Steve Riley 10/28/2020 View the Video Update at https://youtu.be/brfuaoYJPyY Here’s an update of what’s happening around Town. Parking Master Plan Highlights Walker Consultants, the firm we hired to conduct a study of our parking issues at our beach and community parks, shared a host of recommendations and possible actions with Town Council during its workshop on Tuesday. Among the recommendations Walker Consultants suggested are: Fee to park. Resident beach access pass. Coligny area on-street parking. Implementation of a pay-by-cell program. Resident parking district. License plate permit credentials. Consistent parking enforcement. Municipal parking citation program. Third …

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Weekly Updates from the Management Team 10-29-20

Weekly Updates from the Management Team It’s that time again! The Deep Well Project is collecting food for their pantry as well as toys for the Santa Shop. We have two boxes outside the Welcome Center for your donations. We will be collecting for the next few weeks, so feel free to stop by and drop your items off during our office hours 8am-2pm. Both wish lists are attached below for your convenience! Thank you for always donating and making a difference in the lives of others. Next Thursday, November 5th, Elite Hearing Centers will be offering a presentation on …

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Fall Festival POSTPONED

We are sad to announce that the Fall Festival Block Party scheduled for this Friday, October 23rd has been postponed. There is a significant chance of inclement weather, so we do not want to take the chance of getting rained out. Please look out for future information on the rescheduling of this event. Thank you for understanding.

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Monthly Owner Update

Join us at our outdoor Fall Festival on October 23 from 2-7 pm. We will have socially distanced tables and chairs set-up at the Beach Club circle and on the deck. The inside of the Beach Club will not be open, so we also encourage you to bring your own chairs to supplement if you would like. Masks will also be required. We hope you will come enjoy the food trucks, music, games. Don’t forget to bring your furry friends for our Wag-o-ween paw parade that starts at 6 pm! Please RSVP to beachclub@shipyardhhi.com if you are planning to attend. …

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An Update from Deputy Town Manager Josh Gruber 9/22/2020

An Update from Deputy Town Manager Josh Gruber 9/22/2020 View the Video Update at https://youtu.be/bfmVRNsg4q4 Good afternoon Hilton Head Islanders and Guests, Here’s an update on what’s happening around Town: Protecting Our Beach Dunes and Dune Fencing King tides and wind from passing off-shore storms are leading to higher than normal wave uprush effects on our beach this week. In other words, the wind and tides are pushing more water onto our beaches. On Monday, the high tide reached up to and, in some cases over, the incipient foredunes that are delineated by the sand fencing on our beach. The sand …

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Monthly Owner Updates

Monthly Owner Updates Thank you to The League of Women Voters for their event at the Beach Club yesterday. There was a great turnout. We appreciate their help in getting residents registered to vote. We will also have a food truck (The Naked Dog) coming tomorrow, September 11th from 11am-4pm, in the Welcome Center parking lot for you to enjoy. The menu is attached below. We have noticed an increasing number of owners parking cars on the landscaped areas of their yards. This is not permitted in the Shipyard Covenants, as it states that cars need to be in the driveway, garage or …

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Weekly Update 9-4-20

We just wanted to give you a few updates and reminders as you head into the holiday weekend! The Welcome Center will be closed on Monday, September 7th in observance of Labor Day. However, the dispatch/visitor’s lane will be open from 8am-4pm that day. If you need any assistance, please call security at 843-785-4776. The League of Women Voters (a non-partisan organization) will be at the Beach Club this Wednesday, September 9th from 10 am-noon. They will be there to help with voter registration or any mail-in and absentee ballot requests you may have.   Once again it is time for our Employee Appreciation Week. …

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The Month Ahead-September 2020

The Month Ahead-September 2020 Courtesy of Your POA Management Team Happy Monday! As it turned out, we were made aware of a fair amount of information to share with you right after The Anchor went out last week. However, it is our goal to keep you in the loop. So please make note of the following, and reach out to us with any questions/comments. Recently some owners received notification that the Town Planning Commission was reviewing options for workforce housing in areas of Hilton Head. David Ames, the Town Councilman for Shipyard, attended a recent Executive Committee meeting and gave some background on …

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