County Calendar

Sep 22
Oct 05

Notice is hereby given that Bamberg County Council will give public hearing and third reading  on Monday, October 5, 2020 6:00 p.m.to adopt the following ordinance for Bamberg County :

 

An Ordinance Making Permanent Certain Measures Taken In Response to a Bamberg County Council Declaration of a State Of Emergency in Bamberg County, South Carolina in Response to the Public Safety and Health Threat of the Novel Coronavirus (“COVID-19”), and Implementing Certain Other Measures to Enable More Effective Means of Delivering Government Service to the Citizens of Bamberg County, Including, Without Limitation, the Permanent Authorization of the Conduct of Public Meetings in Bamberg County By Electronic Means; and Other Matters Relating Thereto.  

 

Due to the effects of the coronavirus on public meetings, the public meeting in question and the public hearing on the State of Emergency ordinance will be held in the Council Chambers of Bamberg County Council, in  Bamberg, SC.  The public is hereby aware that the meeting will be conducted electronically, by utilizing electronic meeting technology, and the state of emergency ordinance in question will be available for all to see and hear through such electronic means and a means will be provided for anyone having any comments or questions can be read aloud, and responded to as necessary, during the meeting.  Public comments regarding the aforementioned ordinance should be emailed to info@bambergcounty;sc.gov by noon on Monday, October 5, 2020.  A copy of the ordinance will be posted on the County website, online, for anyone interested to review in advance of the public hearing contact Bamberg County Administrator, P.O. Box 149, Bamberg, SC, 29003.     (803)245-5191

Oct 05

BAMBERG COUNTY COVID-19 UPDATES

At the September 14, 2020 County Council meeting, Bamberg County Council passed an Emergency Ordinance requiring face coverings (masks) in retail and dining establishments in the unincorporated areas of the county effective as a 60-day extension of Emergency Ordinance 2020-04. Please click http://www.bambergcountysc.gov/Data/Sites/1/media/mask-ordinance.pdf to read the entire ordinance.

 
There are changes to ensure public and staff safety during the COVID-19 outbreak. The public is encouraged to call, email, or use the drive-through Treasurer's window, or online services via the Bamberg County website (www.bambergcounty.sc.gov) rather than attend offices in-person, whenever possible and practical. For more information, email info@bambergcounty.sc.gov or call 803-245-5191, or check the COVID-19 webpage on this site: http://www.bambergcountysc.gov/covid-19-updates