News Flash

Posted on: August 1, 2020

Cardboard Recycling Temporarily Halted

They City will temporarily remove cardboard recycling trailers from all three locations in preparation for potential high winds this weekend. Please do not leave cardboard at any of these locations while the trailers are gone. The trailers will be returne...

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Announcements
Posted on: July 30, 2020

City to Begin Ticketing Beachgoers on South End Sandbar

Effective this weekend, the City of Tybee Island will issue citations to anyone found on the sandbar at the south end of the island, near the crossovers for 18th Street, 19 Street and Chatham Avenue. Citations for beach rule violations carry pena...

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Announcements
Posted on: July 30, 2020

Mayor's Update on TS Isaias Preparations 8/1 2PM

As of the 2PM National Hurricane Center update, Tropical Storm Isaias is expected to pass about 60 miles offshore from Tybee Island Monday afternoon. Impacts include the potential for 1-3 inches of rain, tropical storm force winds and dangerous surf condi...

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Announcements
Posted on: July 28, 2020

LIFTED: Beach Advisory Issued on Tybee Island

CHATHAM COUNTY, GA – The Chatham County Health Department has Lifted a beach water

advisory for Polk Street Beach on Tybee Island. Polk Street Beach is located on the north side of

Tybee Island, from the end of the beach to the jetty.

This advisory...

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Ocean Rescue
Posted on: July 21, 2020

City Adds New Parking Option

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Parking Services is now offering Transferable Yearly Decals at $300.00 each.  These decals can be used in multiple vehicles, one car at a time, and must be displayed on the dashboard.   These may be purchased at City Hall with a valid dr...

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Announcements
Posted on: July 17, 2020

City Offering Free Mask Supply to Local Businesses

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To protect the safety of residents and visitors at this time, City of Tybee leaders will provide a free supply of disposable safety masks to local businesses for distribution to customers. Businesses can pick up the masks from City Hall or arrange for dro...

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Announcements
Posted on: July 7, 2020

Hurricane Registry for those with Functional, Access, or Medical Needs

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Hurricane Registry for those with Functional, Access, or Medical Needs

Hurricane season is June 1 through November 30, but the Hurricane Registry for those with functional, access, or medical needs is open all year long. If you live in Bryan, Camden, Chath...

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Emergency Management
Posted on: May 19, 2020

Tybee Named One of America's Best Restored Beaches

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After spending three years and nearly $18 million nourishing its fragile coastal environment, Tybee Island is honored to be among the select few winners of the 2020 Best Restored Beach award. The award is bestowed on six US beaches each year by the Americ...

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Announcements
Posted on: May 13, 2020

The State of Georgia has a new COVID-19 hotline.

COVID News

The State of Georgia has a new COVID-19 hotline. If you believe that you are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19 or have been exposed to the novel coronavirus, please contact your primary care doctor, an urgent care clinic, or your local federally qualified...

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Announcements
Posted on: April 30, 2020

United Way COVID-19 Financial Assistance Available

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The United Way COVID-19 Rapid Response Fund can help stabilize families who are on the edge of homelessness due to COVID-19. For those who can demonstrate income loss as a direct result of COVID-19, funds are available for assistance with rent, mortgage, ...
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Announcements
Posted on: March 24, 2020

Curbside Recycling Ends April 1st

Tybee Island News

On April 1, 2020, Atlantic Waste will end curbside recycling pick-up on Tybee Island. Because of this, the City is requesting that residents participate in a voluntary recycling drop-off program.

There are four locations where residents may drop off their ...

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Announcements
Posted on: March 24, 2020

Please Stay off the Dunes

Tybee Island News

Please Stay off the Dunes

The City of Tybee Island has gained international attention recently for efforts to shore up its coastal environment, making it more resilient to flooding and storm damage. In recent months, the city has expanded its coastline by ...

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Announcements
Posted on: March 5, 2020

CITY OF TYBEE STATEMENT ON CORONAVIRUS

Tybee Island News

March 5, 2020

While the risk of contracting Coronavirus (COVID-19) remains low for the general public, the City of Tybee has begun collaborating with the Chatham Emergency Management Agency (CEMA) to closely monitor the outbreak. Furthermore, Tybee Island ...

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Announcements
Posted on: October 18, 2019

Tybee Island SPLOST Funding Request

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PRESS RELEASE: For Immediate Release   

Contact: Shawn Gillen, City Manage

 (912) 472-5070

sgillen@cityoftybee.org

Tybee Island SPLOST Funding Request

 

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

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