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Summer Enrichment Program


The Sumter County Recreation Department is taking registration for it's Summer Enrichment Program! June 13 - July 22

Cost: $10 per child per week Dates & times will vary by location.
Activities will include bowling, swimming, skating, movies, weekly educational and nutritional presentations by Sumter County SAFE KIDS and Clemson Extention.

Pre-Registration is from May 23 to June 3. Registration Fee: $15.00 Per Applicant (1st Week of Participation Included)

For more information please use the link below.

Last day to Register to Vote for the Primary Election is May 14, 2016.


PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT- Last day to Register to Vote for the Primary Election is May 14, 2016.

The Sumter County Registration/Election Office will be open on Saturday, May 14, 2016 from 10:00 am – 12:00 pm.

If you have moved from one county to another, you must complete a new Voter Registration Application form which is located at  Please mail, email, or fax any name and/or address changes to the addresses listed above.

Summer Youth Employment



Sumter County will sponsor a Summer Youth Employment/ Mentoring Program for Students Ages 15- 17 (50 Positions Available)
Applications can be picked up May 16- May 27, between 3PM and 5PM, at the Sumter County Administration Building, 13 East Canal Street, 3rdFloor (building where property taxes are paid).   Completed applications must be turned in no later than 5PM on May 31, 2016.

Housing and Job Fair


The South Sumter Resource Center in observance of Homeownership Month is having a Housing and Job Fair!
On Saturday, June 25, 2016 from 10:00AM to 2:00 PM at the South Sumter Resource Center located at
337 Manning Avenue Sumter, South Carolina.

Sumter Development Board Office Building RFQ and RFP


Sumter Development Board Office Building Project Request for Qualifications and Request for Proposal to provide Construction Management At-Risk Services.

Qualifications Due: June 6, 2016

For a complete list of the RFQ and RFP please use the document below.


From the Administrator

County Government's New Year is Here!


All local governments, to include Sumter County, begin a new fiscal year on July 1st of each year.  We have just completed a four-month budget process where County Council, after numerous workshops, approved a $49,452,427 General Fund budget request.  This is approximately a  1% increase over the previous year’s budget.  These are the approved funds that each individual County Department will utilize to operate and accomplish the tasks set by our County Council.  Our County Department Managers take this task very seriously and accep

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