Romain Bay Preserve Public Meeting & Hearing


Wednesday, June 14, 2023
6:00 PM


Sewee Visitor and Environmental Education Center
5821 Hwy 17 North 
Awendaw, SC 29429

Event Details

DHEC is seeking input on this proposed application from Wapataw, LLC to disturb land to facilitate construction of 85 single family residential lots as well as associated roads and infrastructure specific to the aforementioned permit coverage request. DHEC invites interested people to an informational session, public hearing, and/or to provide written comments. The informational public meeting will include: 

  • DHEC’s role in the proposed application and applicable regulatory requirements for the pending application 
  • Scope of the proposed project and brief description of stormwater controls for the site

An informational public meeting to share information and answer questions will begin at 6 pm and will be followed by a formal public hearing beginning at 7 pm. The hearing will be conducted by a hearing officer. Oral and written comments will be accepted. Oral presentations may be limited to a fixed, reasonable amount of time. The number of representatives that may make oral statements on behalf of any individual or organized group may be limited. 

Any individuals with disabilities or special needs who wish to participate in these proceedings or review the Department's files on this permit should contact the person listed below by two weeks before the hearing date to discuss any special aids or services required.