Tuesday, December 1, 2015

City of Camden Christmas Tree Lighting

The Camden community has many things to offer this holiday season.  The City will be kicking off the holiday season with the annual Tree Lighting Ceremony in front of City Hall.  The public is invited to attend the lighting at 6:00 p.m. on...

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Monday, October 26, 2015

Disaster Assistance

If you sustained losses or damage from the recent flooding, you may be eligible for disaster aid.  






When you apply for disaster assistance, please have the following available:

  • Social Security Number (including your...

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Friday, October 9, 2015

Citizens Planning College 2015-2016 Accepting Applications

The City of Camden is proud to present the 2nd annual Citizens Planning College, a program that will teach the “ins and outs” of city planning as it pertains to Camden. Each class in the program is devoted to topics taught by the Planning...

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Friday, October 9, 2015

City of Camden Warns Residents of FEMA Scam

Camden residents are warned to be wary of scams and to be cautious of persons calling or approaching them claiming to be FEMA Disaster Relief Team Members.  Before you give them any personal information ask to see a valid FEMA identification...

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Thursday, October 8, 2015

Connect Camden: A Civic Dialogue Upcoming Forums 10/8 and 10/15

The City of Camden will present two community forums in October. “Connect Camden” is a civic dialogue project that intends to honor Camden’s past while planning for a more productive future.  A forum on the topic of “Preserving History...

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Wednesday, October 7, 2015

City Parks Closed Through Friday

With the soil still extremely saturated, leaves still on the trees and slight winds on and off throughout the week, trees may be unstable.  Since the soil is like Jell-O and cannot adhere to the roots as it does under normal weather...

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Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Flood Damage Reporting

Kershaw County and the City of Camden are in the process of assessing damage from the recent flooding. If you have a home or business in Camden or Kershaw County that sustained flood damage, please call 425-7242 to report the damage.

Monday, October 5, 2015

City will not have a curfew tonight

The City of Camden will NOT have a curfew tonight, October 5th.  We ask for those traveling on the roadway to use caution.  

Monday, October 5, 2015

Things You Need to Know

  • The City of Camden is NOT under a boil water advisory.  
  • Parks in the City of Camden are closed.  For your safety, we ask for people to stay out of the parks until notified by the City of Camden.  
  • Due to the high volume of rain, please use...

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Sunday, October 4, 2015

Program at Archives and Museum Cancelled

Due to the inclement weather, the Archives and Museum is cancelling our October 4, 3:00 program on Native Americans and the American Revolution. 

Friday, October 2, 2015

Preparing for the Weather Event

Due to the upcoming heavy rains, the City of Camden would encourage residents to take extra precaution to stay safe, and to protect themselves and their homes.  There are some areas in Camden that are prone to flooding during normal rain events....

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Friday, August 21, 2015

City Offices will be closed for Labor Day

The business offices of City Hall, the Archives and Museum, and Public Works will be closed in observance of Labor Day, Monday, September 7th.  All offices will reopen at their regular time on Tuesday, September 8th.  

Have a safe and happy...

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Monday, August 10, 2015

Proposals being accepted for research of abandoned rail corridor

The City of Camden, South Carolina invites interested and qualified consultants specializing in development of rails-to-trails projects to submit a proposal to determine the status of the abandoned Norfolk Southern rail corridor that extends...

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Wednesday, August 5, 2015

Camden Archives & Museum Exhibit: The American Revolutionary War In South Carolina

The Camden Archives & Museum has opened another new major exhibit - The American Revolutionary War in South Carolina.  The “traveling exhibit” examines the major role that South Carolina played in the Revolutionary War, where more than 200...

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Thursday, July 23, 2015

City offers Historic Preservation Course

As a continuation of the Citizens Planning College, the City of Camden is pleased to announce a new course on historic preservation. This course will last four weeks and will provide an introduction to the concept of historic preservation and how...

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