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Top 10 Helpful Reminders For The Busy Holiday Season

Below are our top 10 helpful reminders for you and your guests to keep in mind while staying on the island during the upcoming holiday season. We greatly appreciate your cooperation, and hope that you and your families have a fun and safe holiday.

1. Safety First! Public Safety Department can be reached 24/7 at 843.296.4952. If you have an emergency, call 9-1-1
2. Call the ferry at least 10 minutes to the hour when leaving the Island at 843.568.3990
3. Enter your guests into the ferry system TODAY! Don’t wait until it is too late!
4. Give yourself plenty of travel time when arriving and departing the island
5. Be mindful of the holiday ferry schedule on Christmas day.
5. Parking – Use the car stops as guides, park close to leave space for your neighbors
6. To avoid bottle-necking in loading areas, please keep traffic moving; use loading carts efficiently
7. For safety, please keep your dog(s) on a leash on ferry, landings, and crowded areas
8. Please clean up after your pets
9. Use designated Trash & Recycling areas at Public Works Waste Disposal Area
10. Please respect our environment and wildlife; let Dewees Island be Wild. Forever.


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