Tennis Center of Camden Receives USTA 2021 Outstanding Facility Award

The USTA today announced that the Tennis Center of Camden in Camden, SC, is one of 25 winners in the USTA’s annual Outstanding Facility Awards program, which recognizes excellence in the construction and/or renovation of tennis facilities...

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Kershaw County First Responders Honor 9/11 20th Anniversary

Firefighters from Lugoff and Camden Fire Departments were joined by dozens of other first responders who serve Kershaw County, as well as more than 100 residents and supporters in the Walk of Remembrance on Saturday, September 11th. 

The five...

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Camden: Classically Carolina Magazine Now Available

The newest edition of the Camden: Classically Carolina magazine is now available in print and on online here.

This annual magazine highlights the people, places, and events that make our city so unique.

In addition, you can find tourism...

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Camden Fire Explorers Excel at State Competition

Camden Fire Department Explorers took home five trophies from the South Carolina Firefighters Association’s annual Junior Firefighter Competition on June 12, 2021. Explorers and advisors attended this full day event filled with training demos...

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Camden Fire Explorers Excel at State Competition

Camden Fire Department Explorers took home five trophies from the South Carolina Firefighters Association’s annual Junior Firefighter Competition on June 12, 2021. Explorers and advisors attended this full day event filled with training demos...

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Ag + Art Tour Returns to Kershaw County

The South Carolina Ag + Art Tour is coming to Kershaw County! This is a free, self-guided tour of farms and markets featuring local artisans at every stop! Visitors and residents will have the opportunity to visit six Kershaw County farms when...

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Repeal of Boil Water Advisory for certain portions of Kirkover Hills, Forest Dr, Brook Dr, The Preserve, Bridlewood and Adjoining Streets

The City of Camden advises its water customers located in the above areas, that they no longer need to boil their water.  On May 6, 2021, results from laboratory testing indicate the water on this system is safe to drink and use for other...
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City of Camden Accommodations Tax Grant Applications Due April 23

The grant cycle for the City Accommodations Tax Grant for FY 2021-22 is now open. Applications should be submitted to City Hall no later than 5:00 pm on Friday, April 23, 2021. 

Learn more and download the grant application here. 

In lieu of a...

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Request for Bids - Camden Splash Pad Irrigation & Landscaping

The City of Camden Public Works Department is seeking sealed bids from qualified landscape professionals for site preparation, irrigation and landscape installation at the newly constructed Splash Pad. The Splash Pad is adjacent to the Kershaw...

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City Council Extends Emergency Ordinance Requiring Use of Face Coverings within City Limits

Camden City Council has approved Emergency Ordinance 2021-005, which extends Emergency Ordinance 2020-027, requiring the use of face coverings within city limits. The current emergency ordinance will remain in effect through May 8,...

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Municipal Court to Resume at Robert Mills Courthouse

Non-jury trials resume March 24, jury trials resume May 12

The City of Camden will resume its court operations once again at the Historic Robert Mills Courthouse, located at 607 Broad Street in Camden. Non-jury trials are to resume on March 24,...

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COVID-19 Victims and Survivors Memorial Day March 1

 

On Monday, March 1, Mayor Alfred Mae Drakeford held a moment of silence at 5:00 pm after which the City's Clock Tower chimed 12 times, to remember those who have lost their lives during these last 12 months as a result of COVID-19. Local...

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LOCATION UPDATE: Vincent Sheheen to Receive Scottie Award from SC Arts Alliance

The SC Arts Alliance, based in Fountain Inn, SC, will award former SC Senator Vincent Sheheen with their coveted Scottie Award in ceremony on Friday, February 19 at 11am in the Wood Auditorium of the Arts Center of Kershaw County, in Camden’s...

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SC Residents Age 65 & Older Can Schedule COVID-19 Vaccine Appointments Beginning February 8

From the office of Governor Henry McMaster:
Governor Henry McMaster and the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) have announced that beginning Monday, February 8, any South Carolina resident aged 65 or older,...
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Requests for Proposals - Shade Structures - Kershaw County Aquatics Center; Addenda date - February 4, 2021

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