Linley Park, one of many parks throughout the City, is uniquely situated on 13 acres in the middle of North Murray Avenue. Highlights include a walking track, picnic and playground area, and ballfields.
The City of Anderson operates low-fare, public buses that carries riders throughout the city for shopping, recreation, appointments, and other needs. Bus stops are located at various places. Call 864-231-7625 for assistance.
Aerial view of Darwin Wright Park, a free, public beach, fishing, and picnic area off Liberty Highway at I-85 Exit 21. Lake Hartwell is known for hosting the Bassmaster Classic.
Bronze fish sculpture and water fountain in front of City Hall. The piece is one of may art installations throughout Downtown Anderson.
The City of Anderson has three fire station locations. Fire Station 1 is located at 400 South McDuffie Street, Fire Station Two at 2411 North Main Street, and Fire Station Three at 111 Simpson Road.
The Sanitation Department’s primary functions are to retrieve and carry solid waste from the city to the landfill in an orderly, efficient manner. This beneficial service provides curbside trash collection to approximately 10,000 locations weekly.
DOG PARK RE-OPENED: The Dog Park is now re-opened. Please be respectful of the new sod as it will take two weeks to set in. We are sorry for the inconvenience.
DEMOLITION: We tentatively plan to demolish 220 Wardlaw Street. Please visit the Neighborhood Initiative Program (NIP) webpage herefor more information.
ALGAECIDE TREATMENT: Based on field and lab observations, ARJWS will be conducting an algaecide treatment in Lake Hartwell upstream of and around the raw water intake structure on October 23, 2017. The algaecide application will be conducted by Aquaservices, Inc., a South Carolina certified applicator of aquatic herbicides. This algaecide application is part of ARJWS’ ongoing efforts to reduce the presence of taste and odor causing algae. This upcoming treatment has already been coordinated with DHEC, SCDNR, and Army Corps of Engineers. For a copy of the lake treatment plan, click here.
TENANT RIGHTS WORKSHOP: Do you know your rights as a renter? If you’re not sure, you should attend this workshop on “Tenant Rights”. Whatever your renting situation is, private home, apartment, public housing or mobile home. You should come and find out what your rights are as a tenant. Additional Information
“MOVIE NIGHT” LINE-UP ANNOUNCED: The City of Anderson Parks and Recreation Department has announced the 2017 “Movie Night in Carolina Wren Park” line-up, featuring blockbuster hits such as “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story” and “LEGO Batman.” Admission is free to these family fun nights. Concessions are available and coolers are welcome. No alcohol or glass containers. Carolina Wren Park is located at 111 E. Whitner St. Funding assistance provided by the City of Anderson accommodations tax fund. Printable Schedule.