Town of Williamston

Information about the Town of Williamston, government, officials, etc. . .

Town of Williamston
Population: 3,791

County: Anderson
Incorporated: December 16, 1852.

City Offices:
P.O. Box 70
12 West Main Street
Williamston,  SC 29697
Phone: (864) 847-7473
Fax: (864) 847-5910

 

City Government / Elected Officials:
Williamston operates on a mayor/council government with four-year terms expiring on a rotating basis every two years. Williamston Town Council meets on the first Monday of each month at 6:30 p.m. Work sessions are usually scheduled on the last Tuesday of the month and are open to the public.

Mayor:
Dr. R. Mack Durham
Telephone:  (864) 847-7473

Town Council:
Tony Hagood, {Ward 1}
Rockey Burgess (Ward 2)
David Harvell, {Ward 3}
Otis Scott, {Ward 4}

Appointed Officials:

Administrator – The Town of Williamston no longer has this position
Clerk/Treasurer – Michelle G. Starnes 
Attorney – Lee Cole (Cox & Cole Law Firm)

Police Chief – Tony Taylor (864) 847-7425
Fire Chief –  Steve Ellison (864) 847-7473
Public Works – David Rogers (864) 847-7473
Street Department – (864) 847-7473

State officials:
SC Senator:
SC Representative: Anne Thayer, Joshua Putnam
Contact information:
Town of Williamston
P. O. Box  70, Williamston, S. C. 29697
(864) 847-7473

Greater Williamston Business Association 
P. O. Box 503, Williamston, S. C. 29697

The Journal – Weekly Newspaper of Williamston, Pelzer, Piedmont
P. O. Box 369, Williamston, S. C. 29697
(864) 847-7361
Fax (864) 847-9879

Town of Williamston Websites

Williamston Police Department
Williamston Fire Department
Town of Williamston
Greater Williamston Business Association (GWBA) – Website

Greater Williamston Business Association – About . . . – In the News
Palmetto Business Association 2016

Town of Williamston Events 2016

Farm Fest – April 30, 2016 Mineral Spring Park
Party in the Park – May 21, 2016 Mineral Spring Park

Pig in the Park Barbecue Cookoff Festival – May 13 & 14, 2016 Mineral Spring Park
July 4th Freedom Celebration – July 2, 2016 5 p.m. – 10 p.m. Mineral Spring Park/Town Ballfields
Spring Water Festival – August 26 & 27, 2016 Mineral Spring Park
Homesteading Festival – September 10 Mineral Spring Park
BOO in the Park – Oct. 29 Mineral Spring Park
Christmas Park – Nov. 26 – Dec. 31 Mineral Spring Park
Deck the Halls – Nov. 26-Dec. 31 Williamston Municipal Center

Organizations

Spring Water Committee
Palmetto Area Cultural Arts Center
Palmetto Business Association – (Former Greater Williamston Business Association)
Main Street Williamston
Envision Williamston
Williamston Area Historic Commission
Williamston Cemetery Committee

 

Please visit WilliamstonJournal.com and TheJournalOnline.com