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Public Services Administration

Ray C. Funnye, Public Services Director
Address: 108 Screven Street, Georgetown, S.C. 29440
Phone: (843) 545-3325
Fax: (843) 545-3648
Email: Public Services

Point of Contact: Jennifer L. Dirks

Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m., Monday through Friday (except for legal holidays)

 

Request Service:

A number of services provided by Georgetown County government can be requested online. From road grading to grass cutting, pot hole repair, drainage and more, you can report your issue and request service through our At Your Request page using the link below.

Department Functions:

The Public Services Department is responsible for Georgetown County street and road maintenance, drainage systems and stormwater, the landfill, recycling and collections, building and grounds maintenance for county facilities, airport operations and capital projects management.

Mission Statement: To effectively serve the public by enhancing our transportation and facility infrastructures, preserving our environmental resources, and planning for the needs of the community and future generations.

Vision Statement: To be recognized as a leader in making Georgetown County a premier place to live, work and play through creativity and resourcefulness.

Value Statement: Through integrity, innovation and teamwork, we will endeavor to preserve the culture, history and natural resources of Georgetown County.

 

An accredited agency:

The Georgetown County Public Services Department has been accredited by the American Public Works Association (APWA) since 2011. Georgetown County was only the second county in South Carolina and the 74th agency in North America to earn the APWA Accreditation.

Georgetown County Public Services began the quest for accreditation in 2008 with a dedicated team that worked diligently to demonstrate compliance practices that met national standards. For Georgetown County’s accreditation, a team of APWA public works professionals completed a thorough evaluation of operations during an October 2011 site visit.

The APWA Accreditation program recognizes public works agencies that go beyond the requirements of the management practices established nationally in the public services industry. On a daily basis, accredited agencies meet or exceed standards of performance in areas such as water distribution, wastewater treatment, street/sewer repair and maintenance, engineering, airport management, stormwater drainage, traffic safety, administrative services and vehicle maintenance.

To maintain accreditation, the Public Services Department must demonstrate continuing compliance with accreditation criteria through semi-annual updates to the APWA.

 

Department News:

Department of Public Services 2015 - 2018 Strategic Plan for Georgetown County.

 

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