Water and Sewer Distribution

This division has ten crews, ranging in size from one employee to five employees, with twenty seven full-time and one part-time employee. This department is responsible for the maintenance of the water and sewer distribution systems for the City of Sumter, the Town of Mayesville, the Town of Rembert, and Wessex Subdivision near Wedgefield. We also maintain the water distribution systems for two rural companies which are Oswego and Dalzell. These do not belong to the City of Sumter and are maintained under a maintenance agreement. The City of Sumter Public Services maintains approximately 365 miles of sewer system piping (serving 16,456 customers) and 456 miles of water mains (serving 27,971 customers) .


*To report an issue with water or sewage after hours, please call (803) 436-2558.