Welcome neighbors! If this is your first visit please click the Registration link to the the right and complete the information requested. If you are a neighbor, your membership will be approved and you will be emailed logon information. All neighbor information is private, password protected and will not be shared outside of our community. This website is for the use of the Walkers Woods residents. Here you will find information about upcoming events and meetings, important notices, meeting minutes and other documents, and general information about the area. Please feel free to contact us with any other items you would like to see on this site.Walkers Woods is a neighborhood located in the Carolina Forest Area of Horry County South Carolina. The neighborhood has approximately 296 2 and 3 bedroom homes with one and two car garages. Walkers Woods also has a Amenity Center, Playground, Basketball Court, Volleyball Court, and Swimming Pool with Kiddie Pool. Walker's Woods is also a Covenant's Community with rules and regulations.
YOUR WACCAMAW MANAGEMENT TEAM
Waccamaw Management LLC. AAMC
4102 Carolina Commercial Drive
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina 29579
OAK TREES QUINN RD.
BEGINNING JANUARY 18th THE OAK TREES ON QUINN RD. WILL BE TAKEN DOWN THEY ARE CAUSING DAMAGE TO THE SIDEWALK . 0N DECEMBER 27th 2017 WE MET WITH THE CAPT. OF THE FIRE DEPT. HE INFORMED US THEN, THAT THE OAK TREES WERE A PROBLEM BECAUSE THE BRANCHES WERE HANGING OVER IN THE STREET. THE BOARD MADE A DECISION TO REMOVE THE TREES.
Starting on Tuesday Jan 9th 2018 at 10:00am in the Amenity Center you can start losing those extra Holiday pounds . Exercise classes will begin and will be held every Tuesday morning as long as enough people are interested. Hup Hup 1,2,1,2 come on out and shape up .
The Oldies Dance schedule for tonight has been cancelled . It will be held at a future date and will be announced on the page and thru a Flash E-mail to all .
EVENT COMMITTEE MEETING
The next events committee meeting will beheld on February 5th 2018 at 7:00pm. If you have any suggestion's on events you would like to have or would like to volunteer to help on events already planned please attend. The meeting starts at 7:00pm at the Amenity Center.
Bingo has been cancelled for December and will Resume in January 25th 2018 at 7:00pm. COME AND JOIN US HAVE SOME FUN WIN SOME MONEY 50/50 DRAWING TOO
The Go-Getters Lunch will be at the Villa Roma on 19th January 2018 . All are welcome to attend please meet at the Amenity Center at 12:00PM.
HORRY COUNTY SHERIFFS OFFICE
Scam artists are back at it. A unknown individual is calling and representing themselves as a Deputy Green with the Warrants Office. The individual is demanding money for failure to report to jury duty, and if the fine is not paid they will be arrested.
The Horry County Sheriff's Office will never call anyone and demand money over the phone and threaten to arrest you. Please, do not hesitate to call us at 843-915-5450 to verify the identity of any of our Deputies.
Remember, if it does not sound right, it probably not right!!
All residents should make their property as fire safe as possible. We encourage the removal of pine straw from properties and also wax myrtle and pampas grass as all these are highly flammable. All residents should be aware of No Burn Times and be cautious if you use a fire pit. Lets all work together to make Walkers Woods a great and fire safe community.
ANY HOMEOWNER WISHING TO JOIN THE FIREWISE COMMITTEE YOUR HELP IS NEEDED PLEASE CONTACT WACCAMAW MGT PHONE 843 903 9551 HELP KEEP OUR COMMUNITY SAFE FROM
HORRY COUNTY POLICE
EVACUATION ZONES FOR HORRY COUNTY
More information can be found on the Horry County Website we encourage all residents to go and check this site out. With the possibility of this new storm hitting our area please make plans .
Annual Preparedness Activities
- Know Your Zone! Identify your vulnerability to storm surge, flooding and wind.
- Develop and maintain a Family Disaster Plan.Discuss your plan with your family and update your plan annually.
- Review your insurance policies. Make sure your policy includes wind and hail and consider flood insurance. Homeowners insurance does not cover flood damage and usually takes 30 days to take effect. Check out www.floodsmart.gov for more information on your flood risk.
- Have a plan for your pets. Pets are not permitted in American Red Cross shelters, so plan early how you will care for your pet in an emergency.
- Prepare an Emergency Supply Kit, make sure to stock or restock non-perishable food items and replace batteries. Be prepared to be on your own for up to two weeks after a hurricane.
- Take pictures or videotape the inside and outside of your home to include your personal belongings. Update you inventory as your acquire more items.
- Put copies of important documents in a safe place, preferably a waterproof container. Important documents can include passports, birth certificates, insurance policies or anything else that might be needed immediately or cannot be easily replaced.
- If you have prescriptions drugs make sure to document the RX number, name, address and phone number of the pharmacy where you fill your prescriptions and the administering doctor’s name and phone number.
Actions You Should Take During The Threat Of A Hurricane
- A NOAA weather radio is an excellent source for real-time weather information and warnings.
- Listen to the radio or television for hurricane updates and public safety information
- Review your Family Disaster Plan.
- Go through your Emergency Supply Kit; check the dates on your water, food items and batteries.
- Familiarize yourself with your evacuation route and decide early when you will leave and where you will go.
- Keep the fuel tank as full as possible. In an evacuation, gas may not be readily available.
- Have enough cash for a few days because ATM’s may not work during power outages and stores might not be able to take debit and credit cards. Be sure to have plenty of small bills, as it may be difficult to get change.
- Fill prescriptions that might be needed and stock up on any necessary medical supplies.
5 Mitigation Tips for your Home
- Protect Doors and Windows.
- Mark sure shutters are approved for large missile impact.
- Gable end vents should be shuttered to keep water out.
- Garages should be shuttered or braced.
- Secure Roof Shingles
- Look for missing, broken, cracked or loose roofing material. (stay on the ground and use binoculars)
- Seal Openings, Cracks and Holes
- Fill holes with caulk where wires, cables and pipes enter the house
- Strengthen Soffits – need to be fastened with stainless steel screws
- Keep trees and shrubs trimmed
- Limit yard objects
- Test your generator proper operation. Have extra gas or diesel to maintain your generator during and after the hurricane.
Review the plan for your pets. Call your veterinarian or boarding facility to reserve a place for your pet. Pets are not permitted in American Red Cross shelters. Or click here for a list of pet friendly hotels.
Important Phone Numbers
- Horry County EMD
- (843) 915-5150
- American Red Cross (shelters)
- (843) 477-0020
- (888) 877-9151
Traffic & Road Conditions
Only activated when needed & Spanish interpreters available.
- Re-entry Information
- (866) 246-0133
This phone line is manned in Columbia and provides information on evacuation, shelters, damage assessments and re-entry. The number is activated once an evacuation is ordered.