01 September 2016

Library System Closed

All Beaufort County Library locations, including the Beaufort District Collection, will be closed on Fri., Sept. 2nd due to the inclement weather. The Library will be closed Mon., Sept. 5th for Labor Day. Regular hours will resume on Tues., Sept 6th. 

At 4:56pm 9/1/2016 Gary Kubic, Beaufort County Administrator issued this notice: 

Due to the inclement weather forecasted, Beaufort County Administrator Gary Kubic has announced that all County government offices will be closed on Friday, September 2, 2016, and resume normal operating hours on Tuesday, September 6, 2016. 

Employees working for elected and appointed officials, as well as all essential public safety employees, should follow the instructions of their management.

Tropical Storm Hermine is expected to impact our area Thursday afternoon into Thursday evening, lasting through the overnight hours into early Friday afternoon. 

The County strongly encourages the public to prepare for severe weather and to monitor the storm on local news media and other information outlets including the following:

·         National Hurricane Center

·         National Weather Service

·         South Carolina Hurricane Guide

·         The Weather Channel

The State of South Carolina's Toll-free Public Information Phone System (PIPS) is provided to disseminate accurate evacuation and shelter information to visitors and citizens for South Carolina during a hurricane evacuation. The toll-free number is 1-866-246-0133.




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