Palmetto Paving Corporation is starting concrete curb & gutter, sidewalk, and driveway work today at Duke Street. They will then continue onto Meeting St., Queen St., Screven St. and Kaminski St. No asphalt paving scheduled until further notice. ...

Update from City Electric Department regarding intermittent power interruptions during lightning storm on 7/19

Between 6:04 and 6:07 pm, there were a couple of instantaneous blinks, followed by a couple of longer (one 20 seconds and one 40 seconds) interruptions. All of these interruptions were the result of a direct lightning strike at Santee Electric Cooperative’s Belle Isle substation. The damage caused by this strike initiated a sustained fault and resulted in several breaker operations on Santee Cooper’s transmission system, affecting their service to both the City's Georgetown & Marvyille substations.

Emergency calls to the Georgetown County 911 center are being rerouted through the Horry County system following the accidental cut of a telephone cable in the City of Georgetown.
Georgetown County residents may also call the 911 center directly at (843) 527-6763 while calls are being re-routed to Horry County.

All City of Georgetown Parks (including Ben Cooper Park) are open from 7am until 11pm. ...

West End Redevelopment Sub-Committee Meeting

Due to the funeral services today of Mrs. Harriet Simmons Drayton, the Aunt of Committee Member, Shauna Simmons and Sister-in-Law to Presiding Elder Sandy Drayton,  tonight’s meeting has been cancelled.  We have rescheduled the meeting for next Monday, July 24.  Please join us in expressing our sincerest condolences to Shauna, Presiding Elder Drayton, and the […]

Temporary Resignation of City Administrator, Paul Gardner, for Purposes of PORS Retirement

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 17, 2017 CONTACT: Suzanne Abed‐El‐Latif TEL: 843‐545‐4004 EMAIL: sabed@cogsc.com   GEORGETOWN, S.C. ‐ Georgetown City Council approved a new employment contract at last Thursday’s Council Meeting for City Administrator, Paul Gardner. The new contract outlined a termination of Mr. Gardner’s previous contract effective August 2, 2017, for a period of 30 […]

BZA Board Members Needed

The Housing & Community Development Department is always looking for citizens to serve on one of our community boards.  The Board of Zoning Appeals (BZA) is in immediate need of a couple board members due to the resignation of current members.  Applicants should contact the Housing & Community Development Department at (843) 545-4010 for requirements and […]

New Extended Summer Hours for City Hall Utility Payment Drive Thru Window

From June 26, 2017 through September 1, 2017, the City Hall Utility Payment drive thru window will be open from 8:00am until 5:30pm.  

Capital Project Sales Tax Resurfacing Information

The following documents are information and spreadsheets from related street resurfacing projects in the City of Georgetown.  Please click on the documents to download and view.  

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