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Recycler of the Month – May 2017

Becky and John Sledge have been named the City of Hartsville’s Recyclers of the Month for May 2017. As the Recyclers of the Month, they received a yard sign as well as a Main Street Hartsville downtown gift certificate.

The Sledges enjoy recycling as much as they can and encourage other businesses and residents to do the same.  Their objective is to keep as much waste, as possible, from ending up in the local landfills.

The award program highlights those city […]

June 23rd, 2017|News|Comments Off on Recycler of the Month – May 2017

A Moment with the Manager – Back and Forward

By: Natalie M. Zeigler
City Manager

A year ago, our community was named All-America City. A group of 20 adults and 6 Hartsville teens traveled to Denver to present to judges about Hartsville’s progress in problems relating to youth wellness and education. The demonstration highlighted our local hardships and our growth. The youth told our story, a narrative that we expound upon every day in our collective efforts to build a better home. I think it is important to commemorate achievements. […]

June 23rd, 2017|News|Comments Off on A Moment with the Manager – Back and Forward

Hartsville youth to enjoy second season of We Hart Play program in local parks

Every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, City of Hartsville Parks and Recreation is providing free coordinated play through the We Hart Play program this summer from June 26 to August 4. Te’Quan Coe, the Hartsville Play Coordinator, will be at various parks each week from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.

The We Hart Play program was established last year to engage the community’s youth in activities at Hartsville parks during the summer for free and safe play.

Te’Quan Coe is a Hartsville […]

June 21st, 2017|News|Comments Off on Hartsville youth to enjoy second season of We Hart Play program in local parks

2017 Screen on the Green season continues with “The Secret Life of Pets”, sponsored by Sandy Memorial Animal Hospital

Screen on the Green, the City of Hartsville’s free series of summertime movies, will present “The Secret Life of Pets,” sponsored by the Sandy Memorial Animal Hospital, on Saturday, June 24. The screening will take place in Burry Park, 131 Cargill Way.

This event will be a Bark in the Park event allowing for dogs to join in the fun. Any canine viewers must be leashed at all times. Donations in support of the Hartsville Dog Park will be accepted […]

June 14th, 2017|News|Comments Off on 2017 Screen on the Green season continues with “The Secret Life of Pets”, sponsored by Sandy Memorial Animal Hospital

A Moment with the Manager – Fiscal Year 2017-18 Proposed General Fund Budget

By: Natalie M. Zeigler
City Manager

City staff has completed preparation for this coming fiscal year’s budget proposal, FY 17-18. City Council will review and vote on the budget proposal June 13. The City of Hartsville has a proposed budget that should continue efforts to improve the lives of residents with no tax or fee increases. After being proposed, City Council will make possible amendments and then formally choose whether to adopt the budget.

The General Fund is the cornerstone of the […]

June 9th, 2017|News|Comments Off on A Moment with the Manager – Fiscal Year 2017-18 Proposed General Fund Budget

Hartsville Residents: Get Ready for Hurricane Season

With Hurricane Season approaching, residents are asked to be cautious of unpredictable weather throughout the season, which runs from June 1 until November 30. Being prepared for unpredictable weather during Hurricane Season is the key to the safety of Hartsville residents and property. Taking precautionary measures to plan for a weather emergency is necessary to ensure the wellbeing of our community.

The City of Hartsville suggests that residents establish a plan in advance so that they are prepared with supplies […]

May 31st, 2017|News|Comments Off on Hartsville Residents: Get Ready for Hurricane Season

2017 Screen on the Green season continues with “The Jungle Book” (2016), sponsored by Darlington Raceway

Screen on the Green, the City of Hartsville’s free series of summertime movies, will present “The Jungle Book,” sponsored by Darlington Raceway, on Sat., June 10. The screening will take place in Burry Park, 131 Cargill Way.

A live-action remake of the Disney classic, “The Jungle Book” portrays the journey of Mowgli, a young boy raised by wolves who must leave home to escape a fierce tiger by the name of Shere Khan. During his travels through the jungles of […]

May 26th, 2017|News|Comments Off on 2017 Screen on the Green season continues with “The Jungle Book” (2016), sponsored by Darlington Raceway

A Moment with the Manager – Seeking Future Industries

By: Natalie M. Zeigler
City Manager

The City of Hartsville has been working hard to make significant improvements to infrastructure and quality of life. Bettering the lives of citizens is our primary goal and that includes striving to make Hartsville attractive to those outside of the city as well. We want to make the city attractive for new business opportunities. Over the last decade, residents have seen a vast growth in economic development. Continuing that progress, we are also working to […]

May 26th, 2017|News|Comments Off on A Moment with the Manager – Seeking Future Industries

Hartsville residents invited to have Coffee with a Cop

On Wed. June 7, officers from the Hartsville Police Department and community members will come together in an informal, neutral space to discuss community issues, build relationships, and drink coffee.  Coffee with a Cop provides a unique opportunity for community members to ask questions and learn more about the department’s work in Hartsville as well as express their concerns.

All community members are invited to attend.  The event begins at 10 a.m. on Wed., June 7, at the Magnolia Senior […]

May 24th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Hartsville residents invited to have Coffee with a Cop

Recycler of the Month – April 2017

Angela Knox has been named the City of Hartsville’s Recycler of the Month for April 2017. As the Recycler of the Month, she received a yard sign as well as a Main Street Hartsville downtown gift certificate.

The collection crew noted that Knox always has her cart placed curbside, and always has recycled materials placed for collection as well. Her efforts encourage neighbors to participate in recycling as well.

The award program highlights those city residents participating in the City of […]

May 23rd, 2017|News|Comments Off on Recycler of the Month – April 2017