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    Sumter County Council accepts award from Midlands Fatherhood Coalition

    Aug 15 2018 Sumter County Council award Midlands Fatherhood

    Sumter County Council's Aug. 14, 2018 meeting

    Sumter County Council passed first reading of an amendment to update its Flood Damage Prevention Ordinance Tuesday evening during its regular meeting, while also addressing several other issues.

    Before the meeting, council members held a special meeting to receive information on the annual $2.5 million capital bond and to get an update about recusal procedures and statutes from County Attorney Johnathan Bryan.

    Congressman Ralph Norman visits Sumter

    Aug 14 2018 Congressman Norman visits Sumter 11

    Civil Rights icon James T. McCain Sr. honored with street dedication

    Aug 13 2018 James McCain Sr Memorial Street 1

    Swan Con slated for March 22-23

    Sumter's Comic Book Festival, Swan Con, will be held March 22-23, 2019 and will be presented by USC-Sumter and the Sumter County Cultural Commission.

    Poll workers needed for Nov. 6 election

    You can earn $135 by serving from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Nov. 6 as a poll worker for the Sumter County Office of Voter Registration & Elections.

    Watch our video of Sumter County Government's Summer Youth Employment Program

    Forty seven students took part in Sumter County Government's 2018 Summer Youth Employment and Mentoring Program.

    Public Notice for Floodway Revisions

    PUBLIC NOTICE FOR FLOODWAY REVISIONS:
    Sumter County and the City of Sumter in accordance with
    National Flood Insurance Program regulation 65.7(b)(1), hereby gives notice of
    Sumter County’s intent to revise the flood hazard information, generally
    located along Green Swamp from Second Mill Pond Dam, just south of West Liberty
    Street, extending south to the confluence with the Pocotaligo River.

    S.C. DOT: Alice Drive project begins on August 6

    Traffic patterns on Alice Drive will change as part of the S.C. Department of Transportation’s 10-year strategic plan. There will be roadway widening, sidewalk repair, patching and resurfacing. Construction is expected to last three weeks, depending on the weather.

    Construction will begin August 6, 2018 at Haile Street and proceed to West Liberty Street. Please be aware of lane closures, heavy traffic, delays and closed intersections.

    County Council recognizes Summer Youth Employment Program

    July 25 2018 Sumter County Council and Youth Employment Program 3

    Gen. Thomas Sumter Day was held May 5, 2018

    May 7 2018 Thomas Sumter Day 5