The regularly scheduled meeting of Sumter County Council for Tuesday February 11, 2014, will be held as scheduled. Should the weather change drastically between now and the time of Council’s meeting, the Chairman will make a determination whether or not to cancel the meeting.
Highlights: The Sumter County Gallery of Art opens the New Year with two special exhibitions: The 36th annual “South Carolina Watermedia Society Traveling Exhibition” and the “Sumter Artists’ Guild Winners Show”. The South Carolina Watermedia Society (SCWS) is the largest statewide visual arts guild with a mission to promote South Carolina artists by providing exhibition opportunities and educational programs. The 2013 SCWS show is an especially vibrant one.
The holiday season has arrived and so has the abundance of trash that will be generated. Did you know that Americans throw away more trash between Thanksgiving and New Year’s than any other time of the year? Small changes in the way we generate our holiday trash can have a big impact on the environment. Here are some suggestions for the holidays:
Funded by a three-way partnership of Sumter County Government, the City of Sumter and the Sumter Smarter Growth Initiative, the Development Board’s mission is to increase per capita income by creating jobs and luring capital investment to our community.