Aiken County announces a newly designed Property Map Portal. Effective Wednesday, February 22, 2017, the County will implement an enhanced property map portal with more GIS information and more functionality. We hope that you find the new portal useful and enjoyable. Please explore it at your leisure.
Aiken County Council will conduct a budget work session on the Fiscal Year 2017-2018 budget for Aiken County Government on Friday, February 17, 2017 beginning at 8:00 a.m. The meeting will be held in the Sandlapper Room, First Floor, Aiken County Government Center, 1930 University Parkway, Aiken, South Carolina. Council will hear presentations by the administration and various department heads. An order of presentations, along with appropriate back-up material, will be presented at the meeting. The meeting is anticipated to take most of the day.
The Aiken County Forfeited Land Commission will meet Thursday February 16, 2017 at 9:00 AM in the Shaws Conference Room.
Please refer to your tax notice for specific information regarding the penalty dates for property taxes. No penalty if taxes are paid on January 17th.
The Board of Appeals meeting for October 12, 2016 has been rescheduled due to lack of quorum. The next scheduled meeting will be on Thursday, November 10, 2016.
The public is encouraged to become involved with the year-long study of the Whiskey Road Corridor which ends in summer 2017. Please share your thoughts on how it should grow and improve. Visit: www.whiskeyroadstudy.com and take the 5-minute survey and/or share your ideas on the interactive map.
The Planning Commission meeting for August 18, 2016 has been rescheduled due to lack of quorum. The next scheduled meeting will be on Thursday, September 15, 2016.
from 4:30 P.M. – 6:30 P.M.
The public is invited to come talk directly with representatives of the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), Federal Transit Administration (FTA) & your Augusta Regional Transportation Study (ARTSMPO).
The meeting will be held in the Linda Beazley Community Meeting Room of the Augusta-Richmond County Municipal Building on the1st Floor.
Public Hearing will be held at the Aiken County Council Building, 1930 University Parkway, Aiken, South Carolina at 5:00 pm on July 19, 2016. This grant will be on County Council consent agenda at 7:00 pm.
If you have any questions or concerns about this grant, please contact Chief Deputy Troy Ewell before July 18, 2016.
REGISTRATION & ELECTIONS
1930 University Parkway
Suite 1200, AIKEN SC
Monday - Friday
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
June 11: 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
June 13: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
The 2016 Aiken County Rabies Clinic will be sponsored by the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control, Aiken County Environment Health Services & Local Veterinarians. Vaccination Fee: Prices may vary by clinic, but will not exceed $10.00 per pet **Note: Dogs must be on a leash and cats in a box or carrier.
March 16: 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Thursday - Friday
March 17-18: 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday - Sunday
March 19-20: CLOSED
Monday - Thursday
March 21-24: 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
March 25 CLOSED
Saturday - Sunday
March 26-27: CLOSED
Monday & Wednesday
March 28-30: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
March 29: 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
PUBLIC INPUT MEETINGS
Aiken County Planning & Development
1930 University Parkway
Aiken, SC 29801
(Shaws Conference Room)
March 2, 2016 from 11:00am – 2:00pm & March 8, 2016 5pm – 7pm
(The meetings will be a "drop-in"
open house format)
Any questions about the study, location and/or special needs requests: Contact the Aiken County Planning & Development Department Call 803-642-1520
COLUMBIA, S.C. (January 19, 2016) – To help ensure voters are prepared for the upcoming Presidential Preference Primaries (PPPs), the State Election Commission wants to remind everyone of the upcoming voter registration deadlines and urge those already registered to update their information.
The Lower Savannah Council of Governments (LSCOG) is conducting an Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Choice as part of its obligations in receiving funding from the US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). This short survey is part of the LSCOG's efforts to obtain feedback from the public. By completing the survey you will help us assess fair housing issues in your community. Your input is important and will directly impact the decision making process.
The month of October has been designated Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM) in the United States. The goal of DVAM is to raise public awareness about domestic violence and to educate communities and individuals on how to prevent domestic violence.
By working together and pooling our resources during the month of October, we can highlight domestic violence as a major public health, human rights and social justice issue and reinforce the need for prevention efforts.
ALL vehicle registration cards reflecting the new domicile (home street) address for each occupant are required for Legal Residence. Driver's License is still required.
The latest digital version of the Aiken County Road Atlas is now available. This free PDF file can be downloaded from http://www.aikencountysc.gov/GIS. New to this version are building number maps for Aiken Technical College and USC Aiken. This update includes changes made through July 31, 2015.
Public Hearing will be held at the Aiken County Government Center, 1930 University Parkway, Aiken, South Carolina at 5:00 pm on July 21, 2015. This grant will be on County Council consent agenda at 7:00 pm.
The "Dairies of Aiken County Exhibit" will continue through October at the Aiken County Historical Museum.
County offices will be closed on Monday, May 25, in observance of the Memorial Day holiday. Offices and facilities will resume their regular schedule on Tuesday, May 26.
The Aiken County Sheriffs Office plans to purchase the following equipment with funding from the 2014 Justice Assistance Grant.
Status reports released March 31 indicate an estimated 92% of storm debris has been collected from County roads. The projected completion date of storm cleanup is the end of April.
Please voice your concerns at any of the meetings during the update of the Year 2040 Long Range Transportation Plan regarding traffic, growth, public transit, bike and walking paths in this region.
Starting at 4 PM today (June 19), Aiken County's website will be unavailable at times as the transition to the new website begins.
The Aiken County Government Center is now serving the public at 1930 University Parkway on the Aiken bypass. The new facility is located across from the SC DOT Aiken headquarters and about a half-mile west of the SC 118 intersection with SC 19 North.