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City Of North Myrtle Beach Mayor  Marilyn Hatley,  Voted Area’s Best Mayor

This week’s MyrtleBeachSC.com “survey monkey poll” of 1,200 Horry County residents found City of North Myrtle Beach Mayor, Marilyn Hatley, rated as best local mayor by a large margin.

The poll was sent out to 30,000 locals with 1,200 respondents.   Poll results showed the North Myrtle Beach Mayor as by far the most popular winning a plurality of all those polled.

RESULTS FROM THE FEBRUARY 16th – 21st poll were are follows:

Mayor Hatley  North Myrtle Beach                           54%
Mayor William Otis  Pawleys Island                        15%
Mayor Barbara Blain Bellamy  Conway                    9%
Mayor  John Gardner Aynor                                       8%
Mayor Henry Nichols  Loris                                        7%
Mayor Bob Childs Surfside Beach                             4%
Mayor John Rhodes Myrtle Beach                             3%
The City of North Myrtle Beach has quickly replaced the city of Myrtle Beach as the number one local tourist destination.   Locals rate the North Myrtle Beach Chamber of Commerce as having high integrity and the city as being very inclusive for small and diverse business interests.   Locals also rated the city as fostering and encouraging true community and community spirit.

We are very fortunate. Our Mayor has been an incredible asset to our city. She truly cares about the future and has set an example that will be tough to top. I am grateful to have served under her command as a councilman and am honored to be her friend. I am hopeful she will continue to serve for many years to come,” said North Myrtle Beach Councilman J.O.Baldwin

North Myrtle Beach is “the” true family beach in this area.  With low crime, a true sense of community, and newer, nicer accommodations,  North Myrtle Beach stands heads and shoulders above every other community.  North Myrtle Beach is a family vacation destination well worth taking,”  said tourist Jaime Castilla of Ohio.

In a gracious email response to our team,  Mayor Hatley stated,   “Thanks to all for your kind words.  Success in our community is due to a great council working together and a most capable staff.  I am proud to serve with all of you.

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About David Hucks

Born in 1961, David is a 12th generation descendant of the area we now call Myrtle Beach, S.C. David attended Coastal Carolina University and like most of his family, has never left the area.David is the lead journalist at MyrtleBeachSC.com

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