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Now Accepting 2018 A-Tax Grant Applications

We are now taking applications for Accommodations Tax Grants. An easy online application is available at the link below or you can pick up a packet at City Hall at 100 East Carolina Avenue during regular business hours.

Grants are provided to public and private nonprofit organizations to support projects that promote tourism, the arts and cultural events; facilities and services for civic and cultural activities, or support for tourist-related services.

Applications are due by 5pm on Friday, May 4th. Awards […]

April 19th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Now Accepting 2018 A-Tax Grant Applications

City of Hartsville to host annual Great American Cleanup on April 28

City of Hartsville
100 E Carolina Ave Hartsville SC 29550
info@hartsvillesc.gov
843.383.3015‬

For Immediate Release

City of Hartsville to host annual Great American Cleanup on April 28
What: Great American Cleanup
Where: Pride Park 630 S 6th St Hartsville SC 29550
When: Saturday April 28, 2018, from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Hartsville, SC – April 28, 2018 – The City of Hartsville invites volunteers to spend a morning improving Hartsville’s neighborhoods by collecting trash and debris.

This year’s 16th Annual Great American Cleanup takes place, Saturday, April 28, […]

April 18th, 2018|News|Comments Off on City of Hartsville to host annual Great American Cleanup on April 28

Juan Encarnacion comes on board as General Manager for Neptune Island Waterpark

City of Hartsville
100 E Carolina Ave Hartsville SC 29550
info@hartsvillesc.gov
843.383.3015‬

For Immediate Release
City of Hartsville hires General Manager for Neptune Island Waterpark
Hartsville, SC – April 18, 2018 – The City of Hartsville is excited to announce the hiring of a General Manager for the Neptune Island Waterpark.

Juan Encarnacion is originally from San Juan, Puerto Rico residing there until 2000, when he moved to Las Vegas, Nevada. In March of 2018 he has again embarked on a cross-country move. This time, to […]

April 18th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Juan Encarnacion comes on board as General Manager for Neptune Island Waterpark

Volunteers Needed to Serve on City Committees

The City of Hartsville is looking for volunteers to serve on City boards, committees, and commissions. The groups operate with a variety of volunteers appointed by City Council. Some boards, committees and commissions require City of Hartsville residency. Learn more about these opportunities below or by visiting this Boards, Committees, and Commissions page of this site.

An online application is available here, you can print a PDF, or obtain an application in the City Clerk’s office on the first floor of City Hall at 100 […]

March 23rd, 2018|News|Comments Off on Volunteers Needed to Serve on City Committees

A Moment with the City Clerk – Sherron Skipper

I can honestly say I didn’t know a thing about government before I became a staff person at the City of Hartsville in 1980. Even though my husband worked for the Hartsville Fire Department and my brother served as a Hartsville police officer, I still didn’t understand all that goes into making a municipality succeed. I needed a job. I had two young children I had to help support. My prior work experience was as a stay-at-home mom and […]

March 23rd, 2018|A Moment With, News|Comments Off on A Moment with the City Clerk – Sherron Skipper

Hop over to Coker College for the Community Easter Eggstravaganza

On Sat., March 17, 10 a.m., the City of Hartsville and Coker College will host the Community Easter Eggstravaganza at Coker College’s Davidson Hall lawn. Featuring more than 12,000 eggs stuffed with candy and toys, Hartsville youth ages 12 and under are invited to participate in three separate egg hunts at different times divided by age group. The first round will be for children ages 4 and under, beginning at 10:30 a.m. The second round will feature more challenging […]

March 2nd, 2018|News|Comments Off on Hop over to Coker College for the Community Easter Eggstravaganza

Public Notice: Application of Hazard Mitigation Grant Program

Hazard Mitigation Grants

Joint Federal, State, Local Public Notice

The Federal emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and South Carolina Emergency Management Division (SCEMD) have received an application for Federal grant funding through the Hazard Mitigation Grant Program (HMGP). Funding for this grant was made available after the 4286 Presidential declaration was made regarding Hurricane Matthew of October 2016. Funding for the proposed project will be conditional upon compliance with all applicable federal, tribal, state, and local laws, regulations, floodplain standards, permit requirements, […]

February 23rd, 2018|News|Comments Off on Public Notice: Application of Hazard Mitigation Grant Program

A Moment with the Finance Director – Karen Caulder

I joined the City of Hartsville on March 1st, 2017, as Finance Director. I grew up in Chesterfield, SC.   After attending college in Columbia, SC, I moved to Greenville, SC for over 5 years. Subsequently, I accepted a job at Sonoco and returned to Hartsville. I was amazed by how much had changed since I was younger. I then moved to a job in Cheraw, which I enjoyed; however, it was not putting to use the public service heart […]

February 23rd, 2018|A Moment With, News|Comments Off on A Moment with the Finance Director – Karen Caulder

Hartsville residents invited to have Coffee with a Cop

On Tues. Feb. 27, 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 at 405 Swift Creek Rd.

The national Coffee […]

February 12th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Hartsville residents invited to have Coffee with a Cop

Carolina Thunder makes Coach T.B. Thomas Sports Center location of season home games

Fans of the East Coast Basketball League team, Carolina Thunder, can now cheer on the team to victory at the Coach T.B. Thomas Sports Center, located at 701 W. Washington St. in Hartsville.  The team will host a scrimmage as their season opener on Sat., Feb. 17 at 4 p.m. at the center.

Carolina Thunder’s line-up of players includes Hartsville native, Devontae Washington.

Wear Carolina Thunder pride colors (white, navy, or orange) and enjoy giveaways, music, and concessions. The team will […]

January 31st, 2018|News|Comments Off on Carolina Thunder makes Coach T.B. Thomas Sports Center location of season home games