“Blankets & Bands” Free Concert Series Returns to Town Green

Free concerts return to Town Green this fall, with a variety of music each Thursday through November 3rd, weather permitting. Bring your blanket or lawn chair, family and friends, to enjoy live music outdoors. Bring a picnic dinner, grab some...

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Powder Post Beetle Invade Historic Kendall Lake Clubhouse

An infestation of Powder Post Beetle Larvae was recently discovered in the wood flooring of the Kendall Lake Clubhouse at Kendall Lake Park. This beetle larvae eats through wood like a termite.  

The clubhouse will be undergoing fumigation...

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Latest Update - Hurricane Ian

As of 8 AM, Ian is a tropical storm near Orlando with maximum sustained winds of 65 MPH. Ian has the potential to intensify and regain its status as a hurricane over open water before landing again on the SC coast Friday afternoon. Tropical Storm...

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Request for Bids - Cool Springs Pump Station Upgrade

Sealed bids for the Cool Springs Pump Station Upgrades will be received by City of Camden, SC at their office located at 1000 Lyttleton Street, Camden, SC 29020 until 2:00 P.M. on Thursday, September 29, 2022.

 The work will consist generally of...

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Utility Questions

Recent questions regarding the electric rate increase for FY 23 answered below.  

⦁ Is the decision official on the rate increase beginning 01/2023?

A rise in electrical rates will most likely occur in January 2023. The purchase power...

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Tunnel to Towers 9/11 NEVER FORGET Mobile Exhibit Arrives in Camden

On Thursday, September 22, 2022 the Tunnel to Towers 9/11 NEVER FORGET Mobile Exhibit will arrive at the Camden City Arena, 420 Broad Street, and will be open to the public Friday, September 23 from 4:00 – 7:00 pm and Saturday, September 24...

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Camden Fire Department to Host Tunnel to Towers 9/11 Mobile Exhibit at Fire Fest September 24th

Fire Fest returns to Camden City Arena the last Saturday of September, and this year, a very special exhibit will be open to the public along with all of the usual Fire Fest activities.  The Tunnel to Towers 9/11 NEVER FORGET Mobile Exhibit will...

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Test Well Drilling to Affect Town Green Parking Area Thursday 9/8

Midlands Environmental Consultants will be on site in the Town Green parking area drilling small test wells for ground water testing, as part of a SCDHEC assessment of a nearby former service station site. Parking spaces will be coned off...

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GRAMMY Nominated Jazz Vocalist Nnenna Freelon to Visit Camden

As the culmination of a week-long celebration in downtown Camden, the City of Camden’s cultural district and the Arts Center of Kershaw County are pleased to welcome GRAMMY nominated jazz vocalist Nnenna Freelon, for a special event,...

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Upcoming Events - September 2022

Here's a quick look at what's happening in Camden in September. Please check our event calendar or with individual event organizers for more information. For general questions, contact Main Street Manager Kat Spadacenta at 803-549-5648.

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Request for Bids - Sanitary Sewer Replacement, US Highway 521 at I-20 (Revised)

Separate sealed bids for Sanitary Sewer Replacement, US Highway 521 at I-20 for the City of Camden, SC, will be received by the Owner in their office located at City Hall, 1000 Lyttleton Street, Camden, SC 29020 until 2:00 pm on August 31, 2022,...

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"Let's Talk About" Symposium with Atty. Barbara Ransom Sept. 3

The African American Cultural Center, a department of the Camden Archives & Museum, is excited to announce the return of the "Let's Talk About…" series, the first since the Covid-19 pandemic.

The public is invited to this upcoming “Let’s...

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Camden Cultural District to Hold Week-Long Celebration

The City of Camden and the Arts Center of Kershaw County are thrilled to announce a week-long celebration of the cultural district, featuring art, live music, historical lectures and education, a community art project and a special visit from...

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RFP for Purchase and Development of Property at 1304 Lyttleton Street

The City of Camden is accepting proposals from parties interested in purchasing and developing the property located at 1304 Lyttleton Street. The City will entertain any viable development options that adhere to the City’s vision of development...

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August 4th Online Billing

On the online utility billing dated August 4, 2022, the purchase power adjustment was listed as pole rental.  Once this was noticed, the coding error was corrected as of August 4th.  All online accounts now have the correct...

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