City offices will be closed on Friday, April 2, 2021. There will be no Sanitation collections for Residential and Commercial Customers on Friday, April 2, 2021. Please do not place roll out carts or curbside debris on city right of ways for collections on this date. (Downtown Business District of Front Street is not affected and will receive Garbage Collections) Sanitation collections will resume services on Monday, April 5, 2021.
The Greater St. Stephens AME Church, in coordination with the Medicine Shoppe, will be offering COVID-19 vaccines (1 shot) today, Thursday April 1, 2021 at 6:00pm. The vaccines will be given by drive thru only at the Greater St. Stephens AME Church, 2805 Highmarket St., Georgetown, SC. Please go online to print out the consent form prior to arriving. You must have a completed consent form, insurance verification, and a photo ID to receive the vaccine. There will be 600 shots available and they will be dispersed on a first come, first serve basis. If you have any questions, please contact 843-546-2880.
The West End Redevelopment Task Force will hold a public meeting on April 1, 2021 at 7:00 PM via Zoom. Please see the login information below to join the virtual meeting.
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Meeting ID: 737 9050 1338
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at 6:00 pm the City of Georgetown will hold a virtual public hearing concerning an application to be submitted to South Carolina Department of Commerce, Grants Administration on or about April 16, 2021, for a Community Development Block Grant. The City of Georgetown is requesting $540,910 to carry out the following activities.
- The City of Georgetown’s proposed project will take place in the West End District and improve water main lines to meet fire safety and water consumption demands for residents in the target area and associated side streets. Existing undersized and aging water lines on Bourne, Henry, John, Emmanuel, and Davis Alley will benefit from installation of 2,680 linear feet of new 6” PVC water lines and the addition of 4 new fire hydrants.
You may join the virtual public hearing from your computer, tablet or smartphone:
You can also dial in using your phone (571) 317-3122 – Access Code – 192-032-885
The City of Georgetown is currently experiencing a power outage caused by a loss of energy transmission from Santee Cooper. They are working on it and hopefully we will have power back shortly.
The City will begin a tree lighting project on the Front Street’s Historic District starting the week of March 29th.
The work consists of installing tree lights at Palmetto Park, Francis Marion Park, Constitution Park, Rainey Park, and at the water fountain area on Screven Street.
The project will last approximately four weeks.
The Regular Meeting of Georgetown City Council scheduled for Thursday March 18, 2021 at 5:30pm has been POSTPONED until Monday, March 22, 2021 at 5:30pm due today’s incoming severe weather. The audio of the meeting will be live-streamed for the public on the City’s Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/cityofgtown/
Georgetown City Council will not be conducting a Special Meeting/Workshop on Thursday, March 25, 2021 at 4:00pm.
The annual budget planning retreat for Georgetown City Council will be held on Thursday, March 25, 2021 from 8:30am-5:30pm. The retreat will be held at the Georgetown Fire Station #2, 2900 S. Fraser St., Georgetown, South Carolina.
The audio of the meeting will be live-streamed for the public on the City’s Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/cityofgtown/