Dorchester County Convenience Sites Will Open For Limited Hours

Post Date:09/12/2018 6:00 PM

After distributing 15,000 filled sandbags, Dorchester County in partnership with the City of North Charleston and the Town of Summerville provided an additional 200+ tons of sand to Dorchester County residents at self-fill sites.

Four Urban Search and Rescue teams will be arriving in Dorchester County tomorrow, Thursday, September 13, 2018 to assist as needed in flood-prone areas.

Convenience Sites

All Dorchester County Convenience Sites will be open from 7:00 AM - 12:00 PM tomorrow, Thursday, September 13, 2018. At noon tomorrow, all sites will close and remain closed until after post-storm inspections have been completed.


Citizens Call Center

The Citizens Call Center (CCC) is open. Citizens can call the center with questions related to Hurricane Florence. The CCC phone numbers are (843) 832-0393 and (843) 563-0393.


Pet-Friendly Shelter

A pet-friendly shelter has been open at DuBose Middle School, located at 1005 DuBose School Road, Summerville, SC 29483.

Residents evacuating to a shelter should pack minimally, bringing only the essentials i.e. bedding (blankets or sleeping bag, pillows, air mattresses or cots) personal hygiene products, a form of identification, all medications, important documents, a change of clothes, food and water for 3-4 days.

Residents who feel they may need to relocate to a special medical needs shelter should call the SCDHEC triage phone line at 1-800-578-2031. 

Shelters at Summerville High School, Woodland High School and St. George Middle School will be on standby to open if/when the need arises.

Pets

The Shelter will only accept crated, small, domesticated animals. At least one family member must remain on premise.

Residents who would like to utilize the pet shelter will be responsible for bringing all pet supplies including, but not limited to the below:

  • Leash
  • Vaccination Records
  • Pet Food
  • Water & Food Bowls
  • Sheet or Blanket to cover Kennel
  • Litter and Litter Box
  • Medication (if needed)
  • Training Pads for kennel

Shelter Transportation

If residents are in an evacuation zone and do not have the resources to leave the area, Dorchester County in conjunction with community partners will provide free transportation to open public shelters only.

Residents can go to the below pickup locations beginning at 8:00 AM tomorrow, Thursday, September 13, 2018 to be taken to an evacuation shelter. Note: Tomorrow is the last day the shuttle will run.

If residents are unable to get to a predesignated pick-up location, they are encouraged to contact the Citizens Call Center for assistance with alternate transportation plans. 

PICK-UP Locations

PICKUP TIMES

   

HUNTERS RIDGE LN

& PEPPERTREE LN

8:00 AM

9:00 AM

10:00 AM

 11:00 AM  12:00 PM

CATHEDRAL OF PRAISE

PARKING LOT

8:12 AM

9:12 AM

10:12 AM

 11:12 AM  12:12 PM

CLEARWATER AUTO DETAILING

(Stratton Capers)

8:24 AM

9:24 AM

10:24 AM

 11:24 AM  12:24 PM

DORCHESTER MANOR BLVD & PINE GROVE DR

8:36 AM

9:36 AM

10:36 AM

 11:36 AM 12:36 PM 

THE GABLES (SADDLEBROOK)

AT MAILBOXES

8:52 AM

9:52 AM

10:52 AM

 11:52 AM 12:52 PM 

APPIAN APARTMENTS PARKING LOT

9:05 AM

10:05 AM

11:05 AM

 12:05 PM 1:52 PM 

DELTA OAKS MHP

(APPIAN WAY & ENTERPRISE DRIVE)

9:17 AM

10:17 AM

11:17 AM

 12:17 PM  1:17 PM 

CINEMARK MOVIE 8

(LADSON) PARKING LOT

9:36 AM

10:36 AM

11:36 AM

 12:36 PM 1:36PM 

LANTERN DR & MARGARET DR

(FAIRLAWN OFF LADSON RD)

9:49 AM

10:49 AM

11:49 AM

 12:49 PM 1:49 PM 

TERRY AVE & WENDY WAY

(GREENHURST OFF MILES RD)

10:06 AM

11:06 AM

12:06 PM

 1:06 PM 2:06 PM 

CREEKSIDE MHP @ THE POOL

10:20 AM 11:20 AM 12:20 PM  1:20 PM 2:20 PM 
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