Press Releases

Hilton Head PSD achieves Partnership for Clean Water milestone

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (June 13, 2017) – The Hilton Head Public Service District (PSD) Recycled Water Plant has achieved Phase II Facility status in the Partnership for Clean Water, a global program to optimize wastewater treatment operations and create long-term positive impacts on environmental water quality. The Phase II achievement involves the review of [...]

Tree clearing on Spanish Wells Road set for Wednesday

Tree clearing on Spanish Wells Road set for Wednesday HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (June 13, 2017) – Tree clearing is set to take place between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Wednesday, June 14, near Oakview Road’s southern intersection with Spanish Wells Road, weather permitting. The clearing is necessary for Hilton Head Public Service District (PSD) [...]

Hilton Head PSD earns financial reporting award

Hilton Head PSD earns financial reporting award HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (May 1, 2017) – Hilton Head Public Service District (PSD) has received the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting from the Government Finance Officers Association. The award, which is the highest form of recognition awarded by the association, is for the PSD’s [...]

COMMUNITY FOUNDATION OF THE LOWCOUNTRY NAMED 2017 WINNER OF HUD SECRETARY’S AWARD

April 25, 2017 Council on Foundations and HUD recognize Community Foundation of the Lowcountry for outstanding work in building stronger communities through government partnerships WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and the Council on Foundations (COF) today announced that Community Foundation of the Lowcountry is one of 10 winners of [...]

Spanish Wells Road, Oakview Road sewer project starts next week

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (April 26, 2017) – A Hilton Head Public Service District (PSD) project to install sewer along Spanish Wells Road near the intersection with Marshland Road, and on Oakview Road, will begin Monday, weather permitting. The bike path on Spanish Wells Road in the vicinity of the project will be closed during [...]

Hilton Head PSD and staff earn trio of honors

  HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (March 14, 2017) – Hilton Head Public Service District (PSD) and its staff earned a trio of accolades Monday at the annual South Carolina Environmental Conference. The PSD’s Recycled Water Plant on Oak Park Drive was honored with the S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control’s annual Facility Excellence Award. [...]

BJWSA and Hilton Head and Broad Creek PSDs to conduct treatment on water lines

OKATIE and HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (February 3, 2017) – Beaufort-Jasper Water and Sewer Authority (BJWSA), Hilton Head Public Service District, and Broad Creek Public Service District will temporarily change the drinking water treatment method and flush water lines throughout their service areas for a two-week period starting February 24. The change is part of [...]

Hilton Head PSD is charter Partnership for Clean Water member

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (July 14, 2016) – Hilton Head Public Service District (PSD) is a charter member of the Partnership for Clean Water, a voluntary program launched this year to optimize wastewater treatment facility operations. The partnership includes self-assessment and peer review in areas such as plant operations, treated wastewater quality, and energy efficiency. [...]

Hilton Head PSD water system tests lead-free

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (February 23, 2016) – Hilton Head Public Service District’s (PSD) water distribution system was found to be lead-free after testing performed in 2015, the S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control and an independent lab have confirmed. The PSD performed lead and copper monitoring at multiple sites in our water system [...]

Schedule of Master Sewer Plan projects set

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (February 5, 2016) – Hilton Head Public Service District (PSD) is pleased to announce the anticipated schedule of Master Sewer Plan sewer projects. These projects are necessary to complete the PSD’s Master Sewer Plan to provide sewer access to all properties in the north- and mid-island parts of Hilton Head Island. [...]