Emergency Dial 911.
If you wish to receive emergency safety and weather notices from Horry County Police you need to enroll in CodeRED. Call 843-915-5390 or enroll online at https://www.horrycounty.org/Departments/E911 For complete information about CodeRED go to https://www.horrycounty.org/News/postid/333/codered-emergency-notification-system-update
Any Library, Chamber of Commerce, Department of Motor Vehicle office, DSS, Mental Health, health department, or our main office 1515 Fourth Avenue, Conway SC
River Hills is US Congressional District #7, SC Senate #28, SC House #104, County Council and School District #1. Voting is held at the Little River Fire Station #2, 4731 Baker Street
The Founders Group LLC owns and operates the golf and pool facilities at River Hills. Contact the Pro Shop at 843-399-2100 for details on memberships and usage.
Long-Term Rentals , defined as 12 months or longer are allowed. The owner shall provide a copy of the lease agreement to the Board of Directors prior to occupancy for each lease term.
Short-Term Rentals are prohibited. This includes daily, weekly, or monthly (aka “hoteling”). In Horry County short-term rentals require a business license, along with collection and remittance of sales and hospitality taxes. This is indicative of a commercial enterprise, which is prohibited by Article 10 – Use Restrictions, Section 1 – Land Use in the Covenants.
The speed limit is 25 mph and is enforced by patrolling policemen in cruisers. Safety is of the utmost importance to our walkers, bikers and residents so please observe this speed throughout the neighborhood.
The River Hills Town Crier is our online news medium. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to sign up. A yearly telephone directory is also published and distributed (updated periodically in the Town Crier). These are for the residents only. We value your privacy so this information is not to be used for business, charity, or political endeavors, nor is it to leave the neighborhood.
There is a ladies luncheon once a month from September thru May at local restaurants, a Knitwits (stitchery) group, and a Sunday Couples golf group in the neighborhood. The Social Committee also arranges a number of events throughout the year. Please refer to your telephone directory for more information. Also be sure to read notices sent via email by the River Hills Town Crier.
Article IX – Architectural Review of the Covenants specifies that the Architectural Review Board (ARB) approve, in writing, all new construction plans, and all modifications to the exterior of existing buildings and property. The ARB Committee members are listed in the Directory, and the ARB manual can be found on https://riverhillspoa.org/
Anything related to the exterior of the home, including items such as roof, paint, concrete, façade, windows, decks, pools, hot tubs, fencing, tree removal and even landscaping fall under the heading of the ARB. Nothing inside the permanent exterior walls does, but interior remodeling may require Horry County permits and inspections to ensure current building codes are met.
Covenants Pets—Article X, Section 3 and Article VI, Section 5. Pets must be on a leash or carried when on common property. It is the pet owner’s responsibility to dispose of waste material from their pets. A pet not properly restrained and/or failure to dispose of pet waste shall be deemed a nuisance. Owners of property adjacent to the golf course are prohibited from distracting activities including maintenance of unfenced dogs or dogs who’s barking, running on the fairway, picking up balls, etc. interfere with play.
River Hills provides guidance for Covenants, ByLaws, and the Architectural Review Board (ARB) guidelines and governance. All the documents are on the RH website at www.riverhillspoa.org. Please take time to familiarize yourself with all the regulations.