Isle of Palms considering prohibiting check-ins for short term rentals, hotels

Isle of Palms considering prohibiting check-ins for short term rentals, hotels
Leaders on the Isle of Palms will be considering a number of measures on Wednesday including prohibiting check-ins for short term rentals and hotels. (Source: Live 5)

ISLE OF PALMS, S.C. (WCSC) - Leaders on the Isle of Palms will be considering a number of measures on Wednesday including prohibiting check-ins for short term rentals and hotels.

Council will be holding an emergency meeting on Wednesday at 4 p.m.

City officials say leaders will be considering an emergency ordinance to implement further measures to protect the citizens.

Those measures include prohibiting future check-ins for short-term rentals, hotels and other accommodations, prohibiting non-essential businesses to operate within the city and other measures proposed for the safety and public health of the City of Isle of Palms.

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