Mayor's Office of Resilience & Emergency Management

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HURRICANE SEASON 

JUNE 1 - NOVEMBER 30

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LEARN HOW TO BE PREPARED

PLAN AHEAD FOR SINGLE-USE PLASTIC TRANSITION

Beginning January 1, 2020, operations throughout Charleston will be required to eliminate use of single-use plastic carryout and merchandise bags, as well as certain plastic carryout and food packaging items.

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REMEMBER YOUR REUSABLE BAGS!

Starting January 1, 2020, single-use plastic carryout bags can no longer be given to customers

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The Dutch Dialogues Final Presentation and Report are available online!

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In 2018, a new office was created that includes and aligns the City's efforts on Resilience, Emergency Management and Sustainability.

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Mission

The City of Charleston's Office of Resilience and Emergency Management will provide leadership and foster collaboration that results in a holistic approach to understand threats, risks and interdependencies between systems, people and policy.  The office will also develop, champion and support efforts, consistent with recognized best practices, to lead city government towards solutions to make a stronger and more resilient Charleston from both chronic and acute shocks.


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