Facilities & Grounds

Facilities and Grounds employees installing a pole

David Taschner, Director

Mission Statement
The mission of the Facilities and Grounds Department is to provide safe, secure and well maintained buildings and grounds for the general public, residents and employees of Berkeley County. The staff strives to provide these services in a courteous, professional and responsible manner."

Goals/Objectives: To economically and efficiently maintain and /or replace facility equipment throughout Berkeley County and continuously seek new and improved methods of facility maintenance. Our team is dedicated to provide clean, attractive and hazard-free buildings and grounds for our employees and all citizens. Our goal is to respond to our customer’s facility needs with quality work and service. We are always mindful of the trust that has been bestowed upon us for the management and maintenance of our county facilities.

We have our own in-house maintenance and landscaping staff, therefore, we rarely issue RFP’s. We do not issue any permits or conduct inspections. All permit questions should be directed to the Permitting Department and inspections should be directed to the Codes Department.

*Note - The Facilities & Grounds Department's normal hours of operation are 7 AM to 3 PM Monday - Friday. The work order system is not monitored after 3:00pm, weekends or county holidays.

If you have an EMERGENCY request outside of these hours or during a county holiday please call the on-call pager at 843-219-0944 and enter your phone number when prompted or call the on-call cellphone at 843-925-9806.

External county agencies and employees may submit work orders online. If you need to send us a work request, click here*.