Sumter County Offices will return to normal business hours on Friday, October 9, 2015 for all employees. 

Emergency Management

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    Erik Hayes, Director

141 N Main St

Sumter, SC 29150
Phone: 803-436-2158

Fax:  803-436-2157

Email this Department

Hours of Operation
Monday - Friday

8:30 - 5:00




Located on 1st floor
County Courthourse

The Sumter County Emergency Management Office:

  • Develops and tests plans for use during emergencies.
  • Assists individuals with Title III compliance matters.
Sumter City & County Flood Information

Sumter County Emergency Shelters

Mandatory Shelter:

Sumter High - 2580 McCrays Mill Rd

Reserve Shelters:

Alice Drive Middle & Elementary - 40 Miller Rd
Furman Middle - 3400 Bethel Church Rd
Hillcrest Middle - Hwy 521 West, Dalzell, SC

Mayewood Middle - 4300 E Brewington Rd

Weather Related External Links:


Track the Storms: Intellicast

Terrorism Related External Links: 


U.S. Homeland Security Site: Ready.Gov Web Site


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