City of Camden Update to Services in Response to the COVID-19

With the increase of community spread of COVID-19 in our community, the City of Camden has further reduced public access to City facilities. 

Public access to City Hall will be restricted to critical business only. Residents are encouraged to use the

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Requests for Bids - Ancillary Site Facilities for Splashpad

Separate sealed BIDS for the construction of Ancillary Site Facilities related to a splashpad located at Kershaw County Aquatics Center, 196 Battleship Rd. Camden, SC 29020 will be received at City of Camden City Hall Customer Service, 1000 Lyttleton

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City of Camden to Impose Curfew in Response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19)

fCity of Camden Mayor Alfred Mae Drakeford has declared a state of public emergency related to the spread of COVID-19 in the City and is proclaiming a citywide curfew from 10:00 pm to 5:00 am, effective Thursday, March 19, 2020.

Mayor Drakeford said

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City of Camden Response to COVID-19

Due to the growing threat of the coronavirus (COVID-19), the City of Camden is taking precautions to prevent further spread in our community. All City facilities, excluding City Hall and the Camden Police Department headquarters, will be closed to th

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Request for Proposals - McRae Road Pump Station Upgrade

Separate sealed BIDS for the construction of the McRae Road Pump Station Upgrade will be received by the City of Camden at Camden City Hall Training Room, 1000 Lyttleton Street, Camden, South Carolina, 29020 until 2 p.m., local time on Thursday, Febr

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Request for Proposals - Sedimentation Basin Rehabilitation

The City of Camden, South Carolina is seeking proposals for the concrete rehabilitation and protective coating for one of its sedimentation basins located at its water treatment plant. The site is located at 1869 Flint Hill Road near Camden, South Ca

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Artists Need for Upcoming Downtown Alley Installation

Call for Artist Submissions: "Kites in the Alley"

The Downtown Camden program and the Arts Center of Kershaw County invite artists to submit their ideas and designs for the upcoming installation of art in the alleyway connecting Downtown’s Broad S

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City Receives USTA Grants to Resurface Rectory Square Tennis Courts

Rectory Square Tennis Courts The City of Camden was recently awarded two grants - $4,000 grant from the United States Tennis Association (USTA) and a $2,475 grant from the USTA Southern “Build It Forward” program - to support the resurfacing of the two 78-foot tennis courts

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CA&M Curator Rickie Good Receives Tourism Award

The Olde English District Tourism Commission (OED), which promotes tourism for Kershaw, Chester, Chesterfield, Fairfield, Lancaster, Union and York counties, has named Rickie Good, Curator at the Camden Archives & Museum this year’s Hospitality Emp

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Annual Tree Lighting to Kick Off 2019 Holiday Season

The official start of the holiday season in Camden is the annual Tree Lighting Ceremony in front of City Hall, scheduled for Thursday, December 5, 2019. Festivities begin at 6:00 pm with hot chocolate and holiday music featuring an ensemble from the

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City Honors American Legion Post 17 on Arbor Day

The City of Camden honored the James Leroy Belk American Legion Post 17, celebrating its 100th Anniversary, during the annual Arbor Day celebration on November 1, 2019. Many post members, city council members, and citizens attended the ceremony.

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Last "Police in the Park" of 2019 a Great Success

The Camden Police Department held its largest and most successful "Police in the Park" event at Boykin Park on Nov. 2.

Hundreds of residents from all over came to socialize with police officers, enjoy a mobile arcade, bounce house, other games and a

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Motorsports Capital to Acquire Carolina Motorsports Park

Motorsports Capital LLC announced the signing of an agreement to acquire through commonly owned and affiliated entities the assets of Carolina Motorsports Park, Inc. a 290-acre motorsports complex in Kershaw, South Carolina. Motorsports Capital will

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CCRA / Springdale Racecourse Will Host SC High School XC

The City of Camden and Carolina Cup Racing Association (CCRA) have developed a relationship with the South Carolina High School League Cross Country (XC) Association to bring 4 major high school race events to Springdale Race Course this fall. Accor

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24th Annual FireFest Returns September 28th at Camden City Arena

The 24th Annual FireFest takes place at Camden City Arena the last Saturday of September, to help kick off the Camden Fire Department’s recognition of Fire Prevention Week.  This year, the fire prevention campaign is “Not Every Hero Wears a Cape

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