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Posted on: October 18, 2017

Storm Debris Removal Ceases

The debris removal contractors for Tybee Island have completed the final pass for debris pickup. Any storm related debris put out in the city right of way from this point forward WILL NOT be picked up. The Tybee Public Works dump is open and operating dur...

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Posted on: October 5, 2017

Tybee Road Bridges Plan

Bridges

The document begins:

"The proposed Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) project is located east of Savannah on State Route (SR) 26 / US Highway 80 (US 80), as the only highway access onto Tybee Island in Chatham County, Georgia (see Figure 1). ...

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Posted on: October 3, 2017

Council Candidates' Forum

All eight of the candidates for the three open seats on City Council came and participated in the Candidate Forum held on Monday, October 2nd in the Burke Day Public Safety Building. The Forum was broadcast live on Comcast channel 7, and is also being reb...

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Posted on: September 27, 2017

Trunk-or-Treat will again replace Lewis Ave Halloween

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The YMCA is coordinating a community Trick-or-Treat event in Memorial Park again this year, since Lewis Avenue has again been decimated before Halloween. If you would like to participate, celebrants can apply to reserve a spot for their candy-stuffed auto...

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Posted on: September 27, 2017

Disability assistance available from FEMA after Irma

September 27, 2017FEMA-4338 GA – FS004

Fact Sheet

Services Available for Hurricane Irma Survivors with Disabilities, Access Needs

Disaster survivors with disabilities or access and functional needs affected by Hurricane Irma can find many resources...

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Posted on: September 27, 2017

Temporary Housing Assistance from FEMA

If your residence is not safe and secure and you are willing to temporarily relocate, apply with FEMA and you may receive rental assistance; visit the

FEMA / GEMA DISASTER RECOVERY CENTER

TYBEE ISLAND GYM

202 5th Street

HOURS OF OPERATION

  • SATURDAY - 8:00AM &am...
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Posted on: September 27, 2017

Campground offers free sites for those without habitable homes

Press Release for: 

River’s End Campground

City of Tybee Island

(912) 786-5518

For immediate release

River’s End Campground

Offering Displaced Residents of Tybee Island 

Free RV Camping for 60 days

Tybee Island, GA (September 27, 2017) – River’s...

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Posted on: September 16, 2017

Applying for FEMA Individual Assistance

We received good news late last night.  People in Chatham County who have been affected by Hurricane Irma are now eligible to receive 'Individual Assistance' from FEMA. Many thanks to Congressman Buddy Carter for pushing to make this happen.

Indiv...

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Posted on: August 24, 2017

Election Notice/List of Declared Candidates

ELECTION NOTICE

TYBEE ISLAND, GEORGIA

CALL FOR ELECTION

QUALIFYING NOTICE

The following have submitted their Notice of Candidacy and have qualified to run for City Council seats in the November 7, 2017 election:

  • John Branigin - City Council
  • Jackson But...
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Posted on: October 12, 2017

FEMA Hazard Mitigation Grant Program

On Wednesday, October 11th, representatives from FEMA, GEMA, CEMA, and the City presented information about FEMA's Hazard Mitigation Grant Program (HMGP) to raise homes above the base flood elevation in flood zones. In a nutshell, if you live in a ground ...

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Additional Info... Emergency Management
Posted on: June 1, 2017

2017 Hurricane Season

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This year’s hurricane season runs, as every year, from June 1st until November 30th. Even that window, however, is subject to change – this year’s first tropical storm, Arlene, formed April 20th, well before the official seas...

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