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Join the City of Forest Acres team!

Posted Wednesday, July 6, 2016

The City of Forest Acres is currently hiring for a number of Public Works positions.

* Drivers (CDL a plus!)

* Equipment Operators

* Laborers

Competitive pay and good benefits!

Please download a job application here, complete, and submit at City Hall.

(Forest Acres City Hall, 5209 N. Trenholm Rd., Forest Acres, SC  29206)


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City Offices Closed in Observance of Independence Day

Posted Monday, June 13, 2016

City offices will be closed on Monday, July 4th for Independence Day and there will be no sanitation services that day.  That Monday's route will be shifted to Tuesday, and Tuesday's route will be collected on Wednesday.  Thursday and Friday will be collected as scheduled. 

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Memorial Day Holiday - Sanitation Schedule

Posted Friday, May 27, 2016

The City of Forest Acres will observe the Memorial Day holiday on Monday, May 30, 2016.  City offices will be closed and employees in the administration, municipal court, and public works departments will be off.

The Sanitation and Recycling schedules for the week will be as follows:

  • Normal Monday routes will be run on Tuesday
  • Normal Tuesday routes will be run on Wednesday
  • The rest of the week will be unchanged
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Richland Recycles Day

Posted Thursday, May 5, 2016

Richland Recycles Day will be held at the SC State Fairgrounds on May 14. 

For more information, please click here.

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2nd Reading on Rezoning of Cardinal Newman property delayed again

Posted Thursday, April 28, 2016

The second reading of the ordinance for the proposed rezoning of the Cardinal Newman High School property has again been deferred-- this time to a special city council meeting to be held at 5:15 PM on May 18, 2016. Prevously scheduled for the May 10, 2016 City Council Meeting, action by Forest Acres is again delayed as the city continues to await information on certain proposed traffic improvements in the Forest Drive corridor. The desired information is expected to be available to the city by May 18. 

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If You See Ribbons Around Trees in City Parks....

Posted Tuesday, April 26, 2016

A certified arborist has inspected the condition of trees in the city's parks and has marked a number of them with ribbons to denote which ones need trimming. Please do not become alarmed by the presence of the ribbons.  THEY DO NOT MEAN THE TREES ARE COMING DOWN!  However, so of them require trimming so as not to present a hazard to park visitors.  If you have any questions about what's going on with the trees, please call City Hall.

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Forest Drive Corridor Study

Posted Wednesday, March 30, 2016

We have updated our website to include the final version of the Forest Drive Corridor Study.  Please see the 'About' menu on our homepage or click here.

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City Offices Closed on Good Friday - March 25

Posted Thursday, March 17, 2016

Sanitation services for the week of March 21st will be provided on the normal schedule.

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Public Hearing on Cardinal Newman High School Redevelopment Tonight

Posted Tuesday, February 9, 2016

The public hearing tonight is being hosted by A C Flora in their auditorium (a.k.a Theater, or as in the case of the public notice signs called- "Athletic Auditorium"). Parking is likely to be a problem as there are also basketball games at the school at 6:00 pm and 7:30 pm.  School officials recommend accessing the school and its auditorium from Brentwood Drive rather than Falcon Drive, and encourage those attending to exit the site from that same access; otherwise you may experience dificulty in trying to depart. 

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Forest Acres Observes Presidents Day

Posted Tuesday, February 9, 2016

City offices will be closed Monday, February 15th in observance of Presidents Day.  Sanitation services will be provided as usual. 

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