FOLLY BEACH, S.C. (WCBD) – Eight candidates running for a seat on Folly Beach City Council gathered for a forum Tuesday night at the Tides Hotel.

Residents submitted several questions for the candidates to answer during the forum ranging from short-term rentals to livability on the island.

The following candidates have filed for the 2023 municipal election:

  • Chris Bizzell
  • Billy Grooms
  • Ann Peets
  • Katherine Houghton
  • Sharon DiMuro
  • Amy Ray
  • Jody Lynn Rogers
  • Jeannette Perna

The election will take place on Tuesday, November 7th.