Category: Government

Government news at the state and local levels

Senate Report: The Red Kettle

This is the season of giving! Around this time of year, we see Salvation Army volunteers with the red kettles at businesses throughout our communities.

Latta Town Administrator Discusses Importance Of PDRTA Coming To Dillon County

Latta Town Administrator Jarett Taylor recently discussed the importance of PDRTA (Pee Dee Regional Transportation Authority) bus service coming to Dillon County.

Senator Comments On Unemployment

I was ecstatic to learn that the unemployment rate for all of Senate District 30 is below 3%.

County Council Approves Funds For PDRTA Bus Service

The Dillon County Council approved funds for the Pee Dee Regional Transportation Bus Service to implement a route in Dillon County in a 5-1 vote at their meeting recently.

VIDEO: Dillon County Council, October 2019 Regular Meeting

VIDEO: Dillon County Council, October 2019 Regular Meeting

More Than $1.6 Million Spent On Labor Alone On County Vehicles

More than $1.6 million has been spent by Dillon County during the past three fiscal years on labor alone for repairs for county vehicles including heavy equipment.

Town Of Lake View And Dillon County Reach Agreement On Capital Sales Tax Money

An agreement between the Town of Lake View and Dillon County regarding the capital sales tax money was approved at the Dillon County Council meeting recently.

Lake View Town Council Meeting Minutes: August And September 2019

Meeting Minutes

County Accommodation Tax Requests Approved

The Dillon County Accommodations Tax requests were presented by Charles Taylor at the Dillon County Council meeting.

City Considering Property Exchange With First Bank

The City of Dillon council approved having someone inspect and appraise the First Bank building on Main Street.