Category Archives: SIPOA

Recent Committee Meeting Minutes Available Online

The most recent minutes of the following committee meetings are now available online: Activities Board of Directors Environmental Long Range Planning To view these minutes, go to You will be asked for the Community Code, select SIPOA and then type … Continue reading

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SIPOA Annual Survey: 2018 Summary

Have you heard? Property owners continue to think that the most important attributes of Seabrook Island are the beach and the natural beauty. And that the most pressing issue is flooding and drainage. Not surprising. As you may remember, back … Continue reading

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Memorial Day 2019 Weekend Holiday Hours

Holiday hours for the Memorial Day Weekend 2019 are as follows: SIPOA Offices will be closed all day on Monday, May 27. They will open for normal hours (8:00 am until 4:00 pm) on Tuesday, May 28. Trash, recycling and yard … Continue reading

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Get Ready to Welcome Summer Visitors

As we all know, traffic can get congested at the gate as visitors come to spend their summer holiday on Seabrook Island. SIPOA has gathered data which illustrates the number of visitor passes issued during the Memorial Day and Fourth … Continue reading

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Architectural Committee Minutes

The minutes of the Architectural Review Committee meetings held on April 4 and 16, 2019 and on May 7, 2019 are available online. To view these minutes, go to You will be asked for the Community Code, select SIPOA and … Continue reading

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Contractor Holiday Work Restriction for Memorial Day

Contractor access to Seabrook Island will be restricted from Saturday, May 25, through Monday, May 27, 2019, for the Memorial Day holiday. As prescribed in the SIPOA Rules and Regulations, Section VII. COMMERCIAL/CONTRACTOR RULES, B.  Contractors may only perform Emergency … Continue reading

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SIPOA Board of Directors to Meet Monday May 20 at 1:00 pm

The regular meeting of the SIPOA Board of Directors will be on Monday, May 20, 2019 . The meeting will be held at The Lake House at 1:00 pm. Property owners are welcome to attend. To view the agenda, click here. … Continue reading

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Do You Know…? Getting Guests Through the Gate Quickly

In addition to using GateAccess, there is another more efficient way of getting your guests through the gate quickly. An app for your smartphone called ABDi GateAccess allows you to send an electronic gate pass to the smartphone of a … Continue reading

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Spotlight on Steve Hirsch from SIPOA Staff

Seabrook Island, as most of you know, is a very complicated place.  Managing miles and miles of marshland intermixed with a healthy dose of human habitation creates all sorts of “opportunities.”  Throw in some king tides and the occasional hurricane … Continue reading

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SIPOA, Town, Club, Regimes and County – Who Does What?

Do you know which entity is responsible for what?  Here’s a quick list to help you sort it out.  Hope this helps! Fire/Rescue/Sheriff – Call 911 for all emergencies. Power – Berkeley Electric Cooperative, Inc. (843-559-2458) Power and street light … Continue reading

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Beachfront Lights Out – Starting May 15

As a reminder, from May 15 thru October 31 all outdoor lighting facing seaward on beach front units must be turned off from 9:00 p.m. to 8:00 a.m. Also, when on the beach at dark, please use red filters on flashlights. Artificial light such … Continue reading

Posted in Nature, SIPOA, Town of SBI

GOMC Minutes for April

The General Operating and Maintenance Committee (GOMC) met on April 30, 2019.  To see a copy of their minutes, click here. -Submitted by Warren Kimball, chair, GOMC    

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