News & Announcements

11/20/19
The City of Forest Acres administrative offices will be closed in observance of Thanksgiving on Thursday, November 28th and Friday, November 29th. Our sanitation workers will also be enjoying a well
11/07/19
The City of Forest Acres administrative offices will be closed in observance of Veterans Day on Monday, November 11th. Our sanitation workers will also be enjoying a well deserved day off on Monday
09/27/19
Long-time Forest Acres employee, Carol Griffith, passed away on September 24, 2019. Carol served for 23 years as records clerk for the Forest Acres Police Department and will be remembered as a
09/26/19
The 2019 D.A.R.E. Kick-off will be held on Oct. 3, 2019, from 4:00pm - 8:00pm at the Forest Park Shopping Center. The Forest Acres Police Department, along with other law enforcement agencies and
09/12/19
Our Public Works/Sanitation department currently has several job openings. Please see our employment page for more information and an employment application. Open positions include: * Heavy Equipment
08/28/19
The City of Forest Acres administrative offices will be closed in observance of Labor Day on Monday, Sept. 2nd. Our sanitation workers will also be enjoying a well deserved day off on Monday. The
08/06/19
Forest Acres City Council meets every 2nd Tuesday of the month at 5:15 PM in the Council Chambers at 5205 N. Trenholm Rd. Please note, however, that the August meeting has been rescheduled from
07/08/19
Due to several illnesses our sanitation department is going to be operating short handed today (July 8, 2019). We will focus on picking up the residential garbage first and then we will begin picking
05/23/19
The City of Forest Acres administrative offices will be closed in observance of Memorial Day on Monday, May 27th. Our sanitation workers will also be enjoying a well deserved day off on Monday. The
05/15/19
The results are in and the City will have two new Councilmen. Thomas Andrews (550 votes) and John Barnes (538 votes) won yesterday’s election. Congratulations gentlemen. In accordance with City
05/13/19
The Municipal Election Commission of the City of Forest Acres will conduct a non-partisan general election on Tuesday, May 14, 2019 for the election of the Mayor and two at-large members of the City
05/08/19
Richland County is holding a recycle day this Saturday May 11 from 8am-4pm! If you have any of these items and have been meaning to get rid of them, please take advantage of this great opportunity
05/03/19
Forest Acres City Council is excited to announce a major upgrade to the City’s Recycling Program. Starting May 16, 2019, residents will begin receiving new recycling roll carts and the City will begin
04/22/19
2019 General Election City of Forest Acres, South Carolina The Municipal Election Commission of the City of Forest Acres will conduct a non-partisan general election on Tuesday, May 14, 2019 for the
04/04/19
2019 General Election City of Forest Acres, South Carolina The Municipal Election Commission of the City of Forest Acres will conduct a non-partisan general election on Tuesday, May 14, 2019 for the
04/03/19
Today, April 3, is opening day for our Farmer's Market located on Beltline right past Richland Mall! Come out and support our vendors every Wednesday from 12-6 pm. Fresh produce, plants, and so much
03/22/19
Out of an abundance of caution, the City has closed the bridge on Forest Lake Place Drive (behind Zoe's). We know this is a very popular route for many of our residents and businesses. We will work as
02/01/19
Riverbanks Zoo will host a free recycling drop-off on February 23, 9:00am - 1:00pm. Also, on Saturday, May 11, from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm, the South Carolina Department of Agriculture (SCDA) will be
01/18/19
The City of Forest Acres administrative offices will be closed in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day on Monday, January 21st. Our sanitation workers will also be enjoying a well deserved day
01/11/19
UPDATE: Due to weather issues and the "curing" process for the new surface area, the park will be closed until Monday, Jan. 21. We apologize for the inconvenience. The Mayor and City Council recently