Hurricane Florence

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Official Press Releases from the City of Sumter (click on each message below):



  • Sumter School District, (Reopening Monday, 9/17)
  • City of Sumter Offices, (Reopening Monday, 9/17)
  • Sumter County Offices, (Reopening Monday, 9/17)
  • All City Parks (Reopening Monday, 9/17)
  • Sumter County Convenience Centers and the Landfill, (Reopening Monday, 9/17)

City of Sumter Sanitation Services

  • All services will resume normal hours on Monday, 9/17

Shelters in Sumter SC:

  • All shelters are now closed in Sumter County.

Emergencies, dial 9-1-1

Special Needs Phone Line: 1-800-578-2031 

Non-emergencies, call (803) 436-2700

Additional Resources:


Report Power Outages:



DUKE ENERGY PROGRESS: (800) 419-6356 



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