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City of Hartsville plans 2017 event schedule with new Marketing and Events Coordinator

From the annual “Screen on the Green” series to a “Hartsville Heritage Day” celebration in recognition of Hartsville’s 125th year of incorporation, the City of Hartsville’s sponsored 2017 events will be bigger and better than ever. Residents and visitors can look forward to improvements to annual events, as well as some new additions to the calendar.

The proposed 2017 event calendar will feature an expanded outdoor movie night series as well as a celebration of Hartsville 125th year of incorporation. […]

February 22nd, 2017|News|Comments Off on City of Hartsville plans 2017 event schedule with new Marketing and Events Coordinator

A Moment with the Manager – I Heart Hartsville

By: Natalie M. Zeigler
City Manager

This week we celebrated Valentine’s Day, a holiday that encourages us to take time to show our adoration for others. While thinking about expressions of love, we at the City of Hartsville invited residents on our Facebook page and social media to share what they love about their home—why they ‘heart’ Hartsville. We received a number of responses and I’m happy to share some of them here.

“I moved here two years ago and it’s like […]

February 17th, 2017|News|Comments Off on A Moment with the Manager – I Heart Hartsville

New City of Hartsville Codes and Licensing Officer continues efforts for community clean-up

Recently, the City of Hartsville hired a new Codes and Licensing Officer to continue efforts that will keep Hartsville buildings safe and the community clean of trash and debris. Codes and Licensing Officer Jessica Lynch began her new role since in Dec. of 2016.

“I am looking forward to working with City staff, residents, and businesses on keeping Hartsville beautiful. Efforts cannot be carried by the City alone; the community must have an investment and must keep neighbors accountable”, says […]

February 15th, 2017|News|Comments Off on New City of Hartsville Codes and Licensing Officer continues efforts for community clean-up

Police and Ministry continue partnership to improve community

Several City of Hartsville departments in partnership with the Ministerial Alliance are continuing efforts to improve the community through the EMPOWER initiative (Employing Ministry and Police to Overcome Walls and End Racism).  This effort is a partnership between the Ministerial Alliance, Community Outreach Division of the Hartsville Police Department, and the City of Hartsville to unite in making a positive impact in the community.

Two community workdays have been scheduled for improving two abandoned residences. On Feb. 25, team members […]

February 15th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Police and Ministry continue partnership to improve community

Hartsville Police Department to host Coffee with a Cop

Officers of the Hartsville Police Department will sit down for community discussions and coffee with local residents on Wednesday, February 15th from 8:30 to 11:00 a.m. at Hartsville Garden Apt. Community Room 780 Tailwind Lane, Hartsville SC 29550.

This meeting, part of the nationwide “Coffee with a Cop” effort, will be a time for residents to ask questions, discuss issues and learn more about the department’s work around Hartsville. All members of the community are welcome to take part in […]

February 9th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Hartsville Police Department to host Coffee with a Cop

City of Hartsville celebrates second graduating class from Business Builder Certification Program

On Saturday, Feb. 18, the City of Hartsville will celebrate the commencement of the second class of the Business Builder Certification program at the Butler Community Center, located at 1103 S. Sixth St. in Hartsville beginning at 10 a.m. A light reception will immediately follow the ceremony from 12 to 12:30 p.m. The six graduates of the Business Builder Certification Class of 2017 will present their business ideas and themselves to the public as a part of the ceremony […]

February 9th, 2017|News|Comments Off on City of Hartsville celebrates second graduating class from Business Builder Certification Program

City of Hartsville Parks and Recreation bringing kickball to your weekly schedule

City of Hartsville Parks and Recreation is bringing kickball to your weekly schedule! Grab your friends or co-workers for an adult co-ed kickball league. Registration is now open until Feb. 25.

Teams are comprised of 8 to 12 players over the age of 18 with 50% of the roster being female. Sign up as a team or as an individual. Those registering as a team will pay a fee of $120. Those registering as an individual will pay a fee […]

February 9th, 2017|News|Comments Off on City of Hartsville Parks and Recreation bringing kickball to your weekly schedule

A Moment with the Manager – Improving Brick by Brick

By: Natalie M. Zeigler
City Manager

One of the benefits of living in a smaller city is that it is typically easier to get where you’re going. At the City, we’re always working to make Hartsville a more pedestrian friendly place.  We want all residents and visitors to be able to reach destinations around Hartsville safely.

With this goal in mind, there are some upcoming projects that—once completed—will help to make traveling inside the city limits easier.

This summer, with permission and specifications […]

February 2nd, 2017|News|Comments Off on A Moment with the Manager – Improving Brick by Brick

A Moment with the Manager – We Dream Big for a Small Town

By: Natalie M. Zeigler
City Manager

Walt Disney is oftentimes a great source of inspiration in just about anything in life. He once said, “If you can dream it, you can do it.” In previous articles, the topic of small town development and revitalization has been discussed in length. While it is important to have the knowledge of why our administration takes on these projects and initiatives, it is equally important to know how we make these dreams a reality and […]

January 20th, 2017|News|Comments Off on A Moment with the Manager – We Dream Big for a Small Town

Application Deadline Extended for Centennial Park Metal Sculpture Contest

The design submission deadline for the Centennial Park Metal Sculpture Contest has been extended to February 17th at 5pm. The City of Hartsville in partnership with Black Creek Arts Council, Mezzoforte`, and North Industrial Machine is calling for submissions of designs for a metal sculpture to be placed in Centennial Park. This sculpture will be placed in Hartsville’s busy downtown district in Centennial Park, a park that was created to honor the 100-year anniversary of Hartsville’s founding. This contest […]

January 11th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Application Deadline Extended for Centennial Park Metal Sculpture Contest