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 E Carolina Ave, an accessible facility. Contact city.clerk@hartsvillesc.gov or 843-383-3018 if you have any questions. Deadline for applications is April 20, 2018. Thank you for your interest.

Airport Advisory Board

Acts as a study group to find ways to operate the airport in an efficient and successful manner, which will assist in the economic development of the community.

Architectural Review Board

Reviews plans for construction and demolitions to ensure the level of quality of all projects within the Design Overlay, B-1, and Historic Districts. Reviews and recommends to city council historic properties designations. Continuing education requirements provided by City.

Board of Appeals Regarding Technical Code Enforcement

Established to hear appeals concerning building code decisions made by the City Building Code Official. Continuing education requirements provided by City.

Housing Authority of Hartsville Board

A policy making board which plans for housing projects to benefit low income individuals and families in the Hartsville area.

Local Hospitality Tax Advisory Committee

Responsible for making recommendations to City Council for allocation of local hospitality tax funds. Membership is Lodging (2), Restaurant/visitor attraction (2), cultural (1), and at-large (2).

Museum Commission

Works closely with the City and Museum staff members to promote and effectively manage Museum activities.

Parking, Beautification and Business Improvement Commission

This “body politic” commission has authority to levy fees to purchase, improve and maintain parking lot property in the downtown area. Must be a business or property owner within the PBBIC district boundaries.

Parks Committee

Acts as a study group to find ways to operate the parks in an efficient and successful manner, enhancing the natural beauty and recreational opportunities of the community. Applicants must be City residents.

Pee Dee Regional Transportation Authority Board

Responsible for providing Public Transportation to the greater Pee Dee area.

Planning Commission

Responsible for a continuing planning program for the physical, social, and economic growth, development, and redevelopment of the city. Continuing education requirements provided City. Applicants must be City residents.

State-Local Accommodation Tax Advisory Committee

Responsible for making recommendations to City Council for allocation of State-Local Accommodations Tax funds. Lodging (2), Restaurant/visitor attraction (2), cultural (1), and at-large (2).

Zoning Board of Appeals

Established to hear appeals concerning the city zoning regulations. Continuing education requirements provided by City. Applicants must be City residents.