Plant - a - Palm

Plant - a - Palm (HMQLU)

Location: Isle of Palms, SC 29451 Charleston County
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Country: United States of America
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N 32° 47.341', W 79° 46.957'

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Hurricane Hugo struck the Isle of Palms on September 21,1989. This powerful stormdestroyed the natural landscape of thsisland and demolished many homes andbusinesses. In an effort to restore aportion of the natural beauty, a group ofconcerned citizens organized the Plant-A- Palm Committee. The Committeesponsored numerous events, solicitingdonations and grants to raise money for the purchase and planting of over 800native Sabal Palmetto trees along Palm Boulevard. This marker is a tribute tothose who served on the Plant - A - TreeCommittee. The Isle of Palms and itspeople are sincerely grateful.

Robert Chesnut & Jack Sims, Chairmen

Chuck Blair·Pam DeFratus·Charolette Riley·Pauline Blair·Al Gibson·Phyllis Shaffer·Dick Boyce·Peatsy Hollings·Laura Skatell·John Bozzelli·Ceal Irwin·Bonne Taylor·Malcom Burgis·Johnnie Reed·B.B. Weavil
Carmen Bunch, Mayor 1986-2001
Placed ByCity of Isle of Palms South Carolina
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Date Added Monday, October 6th, 2014 at 5:29am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 613996 N 3628553
Decimal Degrees32.78901667, -79.78261667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 47.341', W 79° 46.957'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 47' 20.46" N, 79° 46' 57.42" W
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Area Code(s)843
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2122-2198 Palm Blvd, Isle of Palms SC 29451, US
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