Skip to Content
tree branch
tree branch

Sanitation Schedule - Thanksgiving Week

Posted Monday, November 20, 2017

The City of Forest Acres Sanitation Department will be observing the Thanksgiving holiday on November 23, 2017. 

The Sanitation schedule for the week will be as follows:

Continue Reading

Waste Pesticide Disposal

Posted Tuesday, October 3, 2017

The South Carolina Department of Agriculture (SCDA) is offering South Carolina residents the opportunity to safely dispose of outdated, unusable, or unwanted pesticides.

Continue Reading

blog image

Highlighting Our Partners: Trenholm Park

Posted Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Take some time this weekend to enjoy this gem of a facility in the center of Forest Acres!

Continue Reading

All City Offices Closed Monday, September 10th

Posted Sunday, September 10, 2017

Depending on the severity of weather at the time, the city intends to provide sanitation services on Monday, September 11 and Tuesday, September 12.  Check back to these pages for more up to date information. 


Continue Reading

Hurricane Irma- Updated September 10, 2017

Posted Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Hurricane Irma is still projected to bring tropical storm force winds and heavy rains to the midlands. Based on these projections, City of Forest Acres administrative offices will be closed Monday, Septemeber 11.   The city intends to provide sanitation services Monday and Tuesday, but that will depend upon prevailing weather conditions at the time. 

The following are sources of helpful information:

Continue Reading

Sanitation - No Schedule Change for Labor Day

Posted Monday, August 28, 2017

The Forest Acres Sanitation Department will be in operation on Labor Day - Monday, Sept. 4, 2017.  

If you normally have a Monday pick-up of garbage and recycling, plan to have your roll-cart and bin by the road as usual.  The rest of the week will also see the department operating on a normal schedule.

Continue Reading

Students Interested in Environmental Science and Water Quality...

Posted Tuesday, August 22, 2017

 Richland County Stormwater Management has volunteer opportunities for students interested in environmental science and local water quality issues.  For more information, click here.

Continue Reading

Solar eclipse glasses available! (plus safety information)

Posted Wednesday, August 9, 2017

The City of Forest Acres has a limited number of glasses designed for safe viewing of the August 21, 2017 total solar eclipse (American Paper Optics, LLC / ISO 12312-2).  These glasses will be given to residents of the City of Forest Acres on a first-come, first-served basis and are available at the Forest Acres Police Department and City Hall buildings.  Limit 4 per family.

For information about safe viewing of the eclipse, please visit the NASA website.

Continue Reading

Appearance Commission candidates

Posted Tuesday, July 11, 2017

The City of Forest Acres is seeking candidates to fill an open seat on its Appearance Commission.  The Commission consists of six members each serving 3-year terms on a volunteer basis.  The Commission serves in an advisory capacity to City Council for the purpose of enhancement and protection of the visual character and appearance of the City.  

If you or someone you know is interesting in serving the City of Forest Acres in this capacity or simply learning more, please contact or stop by City Hall:

5209 N. Trenholm Rd., Forest Acres, SC  29206

(803) 782-9475 

Continue Reading

Job Opening - Code Enforcement Officer/Building Inspector

Posted Monday, June 5, 2017

The City of Forest Acres currently has an opening for a Code Enforcement Officer/Building Inspector.

Job Duties:

Continue Reading


City of Forest Acres

City Hall - 5209 North Trenholm Road, Forest Acres SC 29206

Police & Court - 5205 North Trenholm Road, Forest Acres SC 29206

  • Main: (803) 782-9475 |
  • Police: (803) 782-9444 |
  • Court: (803) 790-5947

© City of Forest Acres