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Pinewood Community Center Groundbreaking - Cancellation


Cancellation Of Groundbreaking

Due to impending inclement weather for this afternoon, the Pinewood Community Center Groundbreaking scheduled for today, Monday, April 7, 2014, at 4:00 p.m. is canceled.  The groundbreaking will be rescheduled; once the date is decided for the groundbreaking, the public will be notified. 

Should you have questions, please call Gary Mixon, County Administrator (436-2102), Mrs. Mary W. Blanding, Clerk to County Council (436-2107), or the Chairman of Sumter County Council, Mr. Larry Blanding.

Catchall-Shaw Community Center Ground Breaking


Members of Sumter County Council Cordially Invite You To The Groundbreaking Ceremony
for the Catchall-Shaw Community Center to be held on Thursday, April 10, 2014 at 4:00 p.m.

2680 Peach Orchard Road
Dalzell, South Carolina 29040

Refreshments will be available after the groundbreaking.
The groundbreaking is scheduled from 4:00 p.m.-5:30 p.m.

Winter Storm Debris Pickup Deadline


Sumter County is still in recovery mode from the Winter Storm in February.  Debris removal contractors have already begun removing storm related yard waste from the public right-of-way.   The last day of picking up storm related yard waste will be Friday, March 21, 2014.  Residents are asked to place any storm-related vegetative yard debris on the public right-of-way. The public right-of-way is the area of residential property that extends from the street to the sidewalk, ditch, utility pole or easement. This area does include City, County, and State Rights-of-Way.

County Council Meeting will be held as scheduled


County Council Meeting February 11, 2014

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.

Tis The Season.....To Recycle


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:

            Christmas Cards:


From the Administrator

So many projects!!! New!


So many projects!!!

Spring is just around the corner and your County government is hitting full stride.

We are in the second year of the 2014 “Penny for Progress” Capital Penny Sales Tax Projects. Several of these projects have gone through the “design and engineering” phase and are “ready for the big stage”.

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