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Fresh Taste 2014

Tuesday, October 7, 6-9 p.m. E. Church Street lot, off 301 S. Main Street.
Enjoy food tastings from the pairings of local farms and local chefs. Tastings of gourmet dishes and craft beer, chef competitions, art and music. Video

Water Taste and Odor Mitigation

Anderson Regional Joint Water System has maintained an aggressive water quality monitoring program of both Lake Hartwell source water and the water treated at its Lake Hartwell Water Treatment Plant over the spring and summer. The monitoring has shown numerous algae blooms during which taste and odor causing algae counts increase at near exponential rates then drop dramatically. While the treated water has at all times met the standards for safe consumption, maintaining aesthetic quality has been an ongoing challenge. More

Notice of Construction for Streets Project

Road Work Ahead
  • The reconstruction of Roberts Street and Crayton Street from Main Street to Murray Avenue will begin September 3, 2014, and be completed on September 19.
  • Roberts Street will be reconstructed first.
  • During the construction periods, the roads may be closed for short durations.
  • Motorists are asked to take caution.

Mayor Terence Roberts

Municipal Association Elects Mayor Terence Roberts as President of Its 2014-2015 Board of Directors

Movie Nights in Wren Park

Movie Night

The City is sponsoring movie nights downtown in Wren Park on certain Tuesdays. There is no charge to attend and coolers (no alcohol, no glass containers) are welcome. Pack some snacks and come join the fun. Light concessions will be available. 2014 schedule

West Church Streetscape and Infrastructure Project

The construction of the West Church Streetscape project began in June, 2014. The project will be under construction through September, 2014. During this time, portions of the street will be periodically closed to traffic. The city parking lot, located between West Market and West Church streets, may be accessed from West Market Street. Photo Gallery

New Water Treatment Process

Anderson Regional Joint Water System has placed an activated carbon treatment process into service to help alleviate the seasonal taste and odor that customers have been experiencing. The taste and odor episode is associated with algal bloom in its Lake Hartwell raw water source. The new treatment process introduces powdered activated carbon, or PAC, into the raw water feed to the water treatment plant. More

Standard and Poor's Credit Rating

Standard and Poor's credit ratings express their opinion about the ability and willingness of the City to meet its financial obligations in full and on time. They have upgraded the City's General Obligation rating from an ‘A+’ to ‘AA-‘. These ratings are defined as follows:

Investors rely on these ratings to determine the safety of a bond.

Westview Plots

New Plots Available

New plots are available in Westview Cemetery. Began in the early 1900's as a municipal cemetery for African Americans, Westview is located on Sayre Street. African Americans who figure prominently in Anderson's history are laid to rest there including W. I. Peek and Fred Jackson, who were mortuary business pioneers. Currently, there are approximately 9,000 gravesites on more than 22 acres. There are now approximately 2500 new burial plots available. For more information, contact the cemetery office, 1405 White St., Anderson, SC 29624, (864) 231-2255. City Cemetery Endowment Fund

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