Special Appropriations

In accordance with Executive Order 2022-19 and FY 2023-24 state budget Proviso 117.21, provided below is all available information related to entities receiving designated appropriations that were allocated to the SC Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) in  Proviso 118.19(B)(J040).

After the organization has received the funds

After entities have received the appropriated funds from DHEC, entities are required to complete and submit the Quarterly Grants Expenditure Report.

Please submit any question or requests for technical support to Appropriations@dhec.sc.gov.

Information on this page will be updated as it is reported to the Department of Health and Environmental Control.

Entities Receiving Appropriations in FY2024

(per Proviso 118.19)

Organization/Entity & Project Amount Appropriated

Abbeville County - EMS Equipment


Brookland Baptist - Fifth Quarter Cafe


Charleston Animal Society


City of Charleston - Abandoned Barge Removal


City of Charleston - Dunpont Wappoo Drainage


City of Charleston - Windermere Drainage and Outfall


City of Conway - Carolina Bay Construction


City of Isle of Palms - Drainage Improvements


City of North Charleston - Environmental Cleanup


City of Sumter - Utility Improvements


Colleton County - Solid Waste Recycling Center


Darlington County Humane Society - Education and Adoption Center


Dorchester Paws Summerville


EMS Closet


Florence Crittenton Programs

  • Q1 Expenditure Report

Georgetown County - Georgetown Port Property Upgrades


Georgetown County - Murrells Inlet Dredging


Kind Keeper Animal Rescue - Diagnostic Equipment

  • Q1 Expenditure Report

Ocean Outfalls - North Myrtle Beach


Pregnancy Center and Clinic of the Low Country


Randolph Cemetery


Startex-Jackson-Welford-Duncan Water District


The Hive Community Circle


Town of Eastover - Infrastructure Upgrades


Town of Pawley's Island - Sea Level Rise Adaptation Plan


Town of Sharon - Town Upgrades


Tri-County Regional Biological Science Center - Forensic DNA Biological Lab


Updated Feb. 16, 2024

Entities Receiving Appropriations in FY2023

(per Proviso 118.19)

Organization/Entity & Project Amount Appropriated
Aynor Stormwater Project $650,000
Catawba Wateree Water Supply Master Plan $500,000
Chester Wastewater Connection to Rock Hill $10,000,000
Clarendon County Abandonment of Wells $82,500
Conestee Dam Emergency Mitigation $3,000,000
EMS Association Recruitment and Retention $1,600,000
Harleyville Sewer Projects $350,000
James Island Watershed Restoration - Pollution Mitigation $1,000,000
New Morning Foundation $1,875,000
Nursing Program Expansion and Retention $2,000,000
Ocean Outfalls - Myrtle Beach $30,000,000
Ocean Outfalls - North Myrtle Beach $10,000,000
Orangeburg - DPU Water Study $10,000
Ridgeway Water Tower Maintenance $100,000
SCBio $200,000
Sumter County Utility System Upgrades $3,700,000
Town of Bluffton water/sewer program $500,000
Town of Honea Path Chiquola Mills Site Remediation $1,000,000
Wachesaw Outfall Project $1,200,000
Windemere Basin Study and Outfall Maintenance $1,500,000
York County - York Upper and Lower Reservoir Dam Remediation $200,000
York County Elevated Storage Tank $400,000
York County Fishing Creek Waste Water Treatment Plant Upgrades $1,500,000
York County Water Line Replacement $1,500,000
York Water Filtration Plant Environmental Remediation $700,000


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