Posts in Category: disaster recovery

November 2016 

Wednesday, November 16, 2016 11:16:00 AM Categories: awards disaster recovery JLUS military relocation rezoning request signs transportation volunteers
Council held two public hearings at last night’s meeting. The first was to receive feedback from our residents on the allowing off-premise real estate signs in all zoning areas, such pennants and fluttering devices. This new ordinance would make Sumter consistent with recent Supreme Court guidance. The second was to receive feedback from our residents on a change to a planned development located at 173 Hoyt Street and 612 Maney Street. With its current use as a convenience store... Click here for the entire recap...

October 2016 

Wednesday, October 19, 2016 12:19:00 PM Categories: CCTC CDBG debris disaster recovery housing hurricane
City Council recognized Dr. Tim Hardee and for his tremendous efforts at Central Carolina Technical College. Dr. Hardee has recently been named the next President and Executive Director of South Carolina Technical College system. Comprised of 16 colleges, including CCTC, located across the state and two internationally-renowned statewide programs: readySC and Apprenticeship Carolina; the SC Technical College System is dedicated to furthering economic and workforce development in South... Click here for the entire recap...

May 2016 

Wednesday, May 18, 2016 2:36:00 PM Categories: budget CDBG Council disaster recovery public transportation roads
Council held a public hearing to gain input from our residents on the 2016-17 fiscal year budget. The current City operating budget is just over $60 million. The proposed budget will increase by 3% to just over 62 million. This increase will be covered by our current revenue sources, where we expect an increase of 2%. Therefore, City residents should not expect to see a tax increase in the upcoming year. Council also held a public hearing to receive comments from the public on ... Click here for the entire recap...