Mayor's Minute

A community investment information series from the City of Sumter, SC Mayor's Office.

The City of Sumter is committed to government accountability and transparency. Council notes are not official minutes of City Council, rather a summary of what's happening in and around the City. The public is invited to all City Council Meetings and encouraged to voice their concerns or issues. Additionally, we also have an online Customer Service Form where you may ask a question or report an issue.

8/22
Council approved maintenance agreements with Stafford Meadows and Heritage Bay Subdivision . Because water, sewer and storm water drainage are directly tied to the City’s system, it’s important for Council to assure these systems are built to the correct specifications, as not to hinder the current...Read more
7/19
Council held two public hearings this month, to receive public comments on the following: Rezoning 0.30 acres at the corner of Main Street and Pine Street from residential to general commercial. The request is for a new beauty salon at 702 N. Main Street. This request was denied.

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6/25
Council held two public hearings this month, to receive public comments on the following: Rezoning 0.99 acre of property, located at 835 South Harvin Street from residential to general commercial, so the applicant can operate an auto repair business. Amend zoning and development standards to allow...Read more
5/17

May is National Mental Health Month and May 18-20 is the Weekend of Faith for Mental Health. I ask you to join in thousands of other congregations across the country to raise awareness about the important topic of mental health, with special attention to addiction. Our nation is in the midst of...Read more

5/16

MEETING HIGHLIGHTS:

Council held six public hearings last night, to receive public comments on the following: Our community development entitlement funds report on how the City utilized $291,838, which included: YMCA provided various services for 15 LMI youth Employed 68 youth with summer...Read more