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SUMTER, S.C. (May 22, 2023) – The annual Sumter Iris Festival starts this Thursday with the announcement of its 81 st annual King and Queen at the Taste at the Gardens event, starting at 6 PM.
The Iris Festival is one of South Carolina...Read more
Sumter is developing a new long-range plan that will guide future transportation-related improvements in the community. The finished Plan, which has a horizon year of 2050, will guide improvements to streets, roads, transit, freight, and bicycle and pedestrian facilities in the Sumter Metro Area...Read more
Sumter was named a 2022 Tree City USA by the Arbor Day Foundation to honor its commitment to effective urban forest management.
Sumter achieved Tree City USA recognition by meeting the program's four requirements: maintaining a tree board or department, having a tree care ordinance,...Read more
The City of Sumter’s Palmetto Tennis Center in Sumter, South Carolina is hosting their 15th annual USTA Women’s Pro Circuit Event. The City of Sumter is proud to announce that the Palmetto Pro Open will become, one of nine, $60K events in the US! Women ages 14-28 from...Read more
We are hiring High School Youth age 16 and above for our Youth Co-op Program!
Students will work for local businesses.Program begins June 12, 2023 Program ends July 28, 2023
The program also offers training alongside the employment piece that focuses on the 17 principles of...Read more
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