Posts in Category: hurricane

Sumter Shelter Scheduled to Open Sunday at 5 PM 

Saturday, September 9, 2017 3:57:00 PM Categories: emergency management Flood hurricane SCEMD weather
SUMTER, SC (SEPTEMBER 9, 2017) – An emergency shelter will be opening Sunday, September 10 at 5 PM at Crestwood High School for residents and... read more
 

Mobile Disaster Recovery Center Returns to Sumter County 

Tuesday, December 6, 2016 3:28:00 PM Categories: emergency management FEMA Flood hurricane weather
COLUMBIA, S.C. (Tuesday, Dec. 6) – A mobile Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) will make another three-day stop in Sumter County Dec. 8-10. The center... read more
 

Storm Debris Pickup Extended Through October 30 

Wednesday, October 19, 2016 4:25:00 PM Categories: emergency management hurricane public services recycling trash weather
Due to excessive debris in the wake of Hurricane Matthew, the City of Sumter is working with a private contractor to remove storm debris through... read more
 

Mayor, City Extend Help to Flood-Ravaged Nichols 

Wednesday, October 19, 2016 11:46:00 AM Categories: emergency management fire Flood hurricane Mayor police weather
SUMTER, SC (Oct. 18, 2016) – A sense of community sometimes goes beyond a city’s borders. Mayor Joe McElveen, during the regularly scheduled... read more
 

​EFFECTS OF HURRICANE MATTHEW FORCE SUMTER TO CANCEL TRIATHLON 

Thursday, October 13, 2016 4:18:00 PM Categories: emergency management Flood hurricane recreation weather
SUMTER, SC (October 13, 2016) – Due to the destructive path of Hurricane Matthew and its effect on Sumter, South Carolina, the City of Sumter has... read more
 

Mayor Enacts Curfew for Saturday Night 

Saturday, October 8, 2016 7:58:00 PM Categories: emergency management Flood hurricane Mayor weather
SUMTER, SC (Oct. 8, 2016) – Mayor Joe McElveen out of safety concerns for citizens and visitors in the wake of Hurricane Matthew has enacted a curfew ... read more
 

Hurricane Matthew to Impact the Midlands and CSRA this Weekend 

Friday, October 7, 2016 3:52:00 PM Categories: emergency management hurricane
Hurricane Matthew Briefing - 2016-10-08 - 0000 (12:00 AM) OVERVIEW: Hurricane Matthew will move along the Georgia and South Carolina coast... read more
 

Sumter Shelter to Open 5 PM Friday at Crestwood High 

Thursday, October 6, 2016 7:59:00 PM Categories: emergency management hurricane
SUMTER, SC (Oct. 6, 2016) Sumter County emergency officials, in conjunction with the American Red Cross, will open an emergency shelter Friday in... read more
 

City of Sumter Offices Closing Due to Hurricane Matthew 

Wednesday, October 5, 2016 11:54:00 AM Categories: fire hurricane Mayor park police public services recycling swan lake iris gardens trash weather
SUMTER, SC (October 5, 2016) - In accordance with the Governor’s executive orders, the City of Sumter will be closing all non-essential offices... read more