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Posted on: November 14, 2019

Tybee Island Holiday Parking Schedule


The Tybee Island parking fees will be temporarily modified for the holiday season. Parking will be FREE after 5:00 p.m. starting on November 22nd, 2019. Starting on December 20th, parking anytime will be FREE until January 1st, 2020.

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Posted on: November 13, 2019

Beach Advisories Issued on Tybee Island

CHATHAM COUNTY, GA – The Chatham County Health Department has issued water quality

advisories for 3 beach locations on Tybee Island. The advisory locations are:

        Polk Street Beach (end of beach to jetty)...

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Ocean Rescue
Posted on: October 18, 2019

Tybee Island SPLOST Funding Request


PRESS RELEASE: For Immediate Release   

Contact: Shawn Gillen, City Manage

 (912) 472-5070

Tybee Island SPLOST Funding Request


The Chatham County Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax 7 referendum w...

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Posted on: October 10, 2019

Public Meeting to Discuss Meddin Drive One-Way and Pedestrian Traffic Plans


Using recent feedback from residents, the City has developed more specific plans to address traffic and pedestrian safety concerns on Meddin Drive.

When: Thursday, Nov. 21st, from 7-8:30 PM

Where: The Guard House

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Posted on: October 7, 2019

Tybee Island's new Hotel Motel tax rate


The City of Tybee Island, through local legislation of the General Assembly,ordinance and resolution is implementing a new Hotel Motel tax rate of 7% effective on occupancies commencing January 1,2020 & thereafter. Please plan accordingly.

This affects...

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Posted on: September 6, 2019

Previously unprotected crossovers will remain covered for remaining season

After discussions between representatives of DNR and DPW, and in the interests of better protections should there be another hurricane during the season, the following changes will be made to the dune system until the end of November.

Gulick Street Crossin...

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Emergency Management
Posted on: June 25, 2019

Water Supply Line Replacements East of Butler Ave

Picture of an old, leaky water pipe

Updated April 3, 2019: This spring and summer through September, aging water supply lines on streets east of Butler will be replaced. The intended, approximate schedule is shown below. Emergency repairs or other, more urgent duties may cause W&S staff...

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Posted on: January 14, 2019

Construction Begins for new Marine Science Center Site on Tybee Island

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Construction Begins for new Marine Science Center Site on Tybee Island

Tybee Island, Ga. – (January 14, 2018) Effective immediately, the City of Tybee Island will begin construction...

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