Form of Government

The Town operates under the Council form of municipal government.

About the Council

The Town Council is composed of a Mayor and six Council Members. The Mayor and Council Members are elected at large for four – year staggered terms so that one-half of the members of council shall be elected every two years. General elections for the offices of Mayor and Council Member are held on the first Tuesday of November in odd-numbered years.

Duties and Responsibilities:

(1) Formulate legislative policies through enactment of ordinances and resolutions.

(2) Provide for the creation and direction of all departments, offices and agencies of the town.

(3) Appoint and suspend or remove all municipal employees and appointive administrative officers.

(4) Adopt annually, prior to the beginning of the fiscal year, operating and capital budgets.

Regular Meetings

The Town Council regularly meets at 6:00 p.m. on the first Tuesday of the month in the Council Chambers at Town Hall.  Holidays and other events may affect the meeting schedule.

Town Council Members


Michael Bishop, Mayor                                                                 803.920.4074

Juston Ricard, Mayor Pro Tempore                                               803.936.0922

Steve O. Hallman, Council Member                                              803.622.2007

J. Kevin Reeley, Council Member                                                 803.794.2667

Viki Fecas, Council Member                                                         803.796.6316

Nancy Sox-Peters, Council Member                                             803.600.6138

Jacob R. Wilkerson, Council Member                                           803.807.0994