City News

For Immediate Release –March 18, 2021

City of Florence to hold Groundbreaking Ceremony for New Sports Complex

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Chuck Pope, Public Works Director – 843-665-3236 or Randy Osterman, City Manager – 843-665-3113 or...

For Immediate Release – March 16, 2021

Boil Water Repeal

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Michael Hemingway, Utilities Director – 843-665-3236 or

FLORENCE, SC – The City of Florence precautionary boil water advisory for the customers...

COVID-19 Vaccine Virtual Town Hall Friday, March 19 at 10:30am Facebook Live

Join Emcee Rep. Terry Alexander, Moderator Florence Mayor Teresa Myers Ervin, and physicians from DHEC, HopeHealth, McLeod Health, and MUSC Health Florence to discuess what you need to know about the COVID-19 vaccine.


For Immediate Release –March 11, 2021

City of Florence to hold Groundbreaking Ceremony for New Fire Stations

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Shannon Tanner, Fire Chief – 843-665-3231 or Randy Osterman, City Manager – 843-665-3113 or...

March 8th 2021 Court Proceedings Resume on March 15 PDF

For Immediate Release – March 8, 2021

Florence Municipal Court In-Person Court Proceedings resume on March 15, 2021

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The City of Florence is seeking qualified applicants for membership on this board:

(1) – Licensed Architect

(1) – Licensed Engineer

(3) – Layperson

City Council will begin considering applications at the July, 2021 meeting.

With the exception of the laypersons, all the members of the board shall be...

For Immediate Release

Downtown Florence Receives National Main Street Accreditation

Florence, SC (February 25, 2021) – Downtown Florence has been designated as an accredited Main Street America™ program for meeting rigorous performance standards set by the National Main Street Center. Accredited status is Main Street...

In recent local news, concerns have been shared regarding the amount of litter and debris along our streets within the City of Florence. City crews are working to do their part by picking up litter prior to mowing along main thoroughfares, and a special work crew has been assigned to litter detail on a temporary basis. The City is asking our...

The City of Florence will launch a new Online Bill Pay site for water and sewer services, February 25, 2021. Current users of our online bill pay will need to re-register on the new site. You will now be able to: *Sign up for paperless billing *View your statement history *Sign up for recurring credit card payments *Sign up for SMS Text-to-Pay...

Important information for those who work, live, and/or visit Downtown Florence

Starting Monday, February 22nd, the County Complex surface parking lot and the small surface parking lot in-between El Agave and 127 West Evans Street will be closed as...