The Municipal Achievement Awards provide local government officials and employees the opportunity to receive deserved recognition for superior and innovative efforts in local government. The program also provides a forum for sharing the best public service ideas in South Carolina. The 2020 entry deadline is January 29.
Listen to the January 13 podcast to hear Charlie Barrineau and Jeff Shacker, the Municipal Association's field services managers,
discuss each of South Carolina’s three forms of municipal government.
SC General Assembly convened on January 14 for the second half of a
two-year legislative session. The business license bill, H4431, is scheduled
for a subcommittee hearing on January 22 in a House subcommittee, while senators
began debate on the education bill.
Hometown Legislative Action Day is a time for municipal officials to come together in Columbia to discuss how best to get involved in legislative issues and meet with members of the General Assembly.