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Sanitation - Good Friday

Posted Wednesday, March 28, 2018

The City of Forest Acres administrative offices will be closed Friday, March 30, 2018 in observance of the Good Friday holiday.  However, the sanitation department will operate as normal.  Garbage, Recycling, and Yard Debris routes will, therefore, be unchanged the week of 3/26/18 - 3/30/18.

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Public Hearing - Zoning Changes

Posted Monday, March 26, 2018

The City of Forest Acres will hold a public hearing before the regularly schedule City Council meeting, at 5:15p on April 10, 2018.  Included in the public hearing is a proposed rezoning of approximately 26 acres on Sunnyside Drive.  For more information, see:

Public Notice

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Serve & Connect

Posted Monday, March 19, 2018

Kassy Alia, the widow of FAPD officer Greg Alia, has an important announcement about the organization she founded in the wake of her husband's line-of-duty death in September 2015.  With a refined mission and a new brand, Heroes in Blue is now Serve & Connect.  Our own Chief Sealy, along with many community partners, assisted with the unveiling at Richland Mall on Monday, March 19.

Kassy notes:  "...we are refining our mission to put more emphasis on the partnerships that empower, build trust, and create lasting impact. We’re updating our name from Heroes in Blue to better reflect this expanded position."

For more information, please visit the newly launched website:  Serve & Connect

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Little Free Library at Citadel Park!

Posted Friday, March 9, 2018

Partnering with The Hewitt Foundation, the City of Forest Acres public works department recently installed a "Little Free Library" at Citadel Park.

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Sanitation - President's Day Holiday

Posted Wednesday, February 14, 2018

The City of Forest Acres, including the Sanitation Department, will observe the President's Day holiday on Monday February 19, 2018.  The Garbage/Recycling pick-up schedule for the week will change, as follows:

  • Monday's route will be run on Tuesday, February 20
  • Tuesday's route will be run on Wednesday, February 21
  • Thursday and Friday's routes will be unchanged

Yard debris will be collected Tuesday through Friday as Sanitation staff is available.

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Sanitation - MLK, Jr Holiday

Posted Friday, January 12, 2018

The City of Forest Acres will observe the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday, however sanitation routes will be run as normal all week.

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Boil Water Advisory Repealed - Dare Circle

Posted Wednesday, January 10, 2018

The City of Columbia Water Works advises the water customers of Dare Circle from Crystal Dr. to Formosa Dr., located in Richland County, they no longer need to boil their water prior to drinking or cooking.

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Boil Water & Traffic Advisories - Dare Cir.

Posted Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Please see the following boil water and traffic advisories from the City of Columbia Water Works.

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Weather Closing - Wednesday January 3, 2018

Posted Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Due to expected inclement weather, the City of Forest Acres administrative and municipal court offices are closed for the day effective 1:30p, January 3, 2018.  Unless further notice is given, all city offices will reopen as usual on 8:30a on January 4, 2018.

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