Sumter City Council meeting will include public hearings


Sumter City Council will have a regular meeting at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday in City Council Chambers on the fourth floor of Sumter Opera House, 21 N. Main St.

Council will consider approval of minutes from the June 30 meeting and appointment to boards and commissions and other vacancies.

Public hearings will be held to receive comments concerning the 2017 Justice Assistance Grant from the Department of Justice, a request to rezone 1.45 acres of land at 36 and 40 S. Artillery Drive from Residential-6 to Limited Commercial and a request to rezone approximately 1.34 acres of land at 1750 U.S. 15 from South Agricultural Conservation and Planned Development to General Commercial.

Council will consider final reading of ordinances to annex approximately .62 acres of property at 1735 U.S. 15 S. and approximately 1.25 acres of property at 1750 U.S. 15 S.

A procurement resolution authorizing the purchase of a custom fire pumper truck will be considered.

Reports from council members will be heard, as well as an update from the city manager. Council will also review any pending legislation pertinent to local government and receive comments from the public.

Council may go into executive session if necessary.

For more information, call (803) 436-2578.