The draft 2017-2022 Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy (CEDS) for the Santee-Lynches Region (Clarendon, Lee, Kershaw, and Sumter Counties) is available for public comment.
The draft CEDS may be viewed by clicking HERE. A hard copy may be viewed upon request at the SLRCOG Offices located at 2525 Corporate Way, Suite 200, Sumter, SC 29154 or at the SC Works Centers located at 32 East Calhoun Street in Sumter, SC or 1111 Broad Street in Camden, SC.
Make comments by clicking HERE or mail feedback to SLRCOG Offices located at 2525 Corporate Way, Suite 200, Sumter, SC 29154. Comments will be accepted until 5:00 p.m. on September 15, 2017.
For more information, contact Santee-Lynches Regional Council of Governments Economic Development Manager Michael Heishman at MHeishman@slcog.org or 803.774.1311.
Santee-Lynches is designated as an Economic Development District (EDD) by the U.S. Economic Development Administration. As an EDD, Santee-Lynches works with EDA, local economic developers, and others to develop and maintain a Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy (CEDS), that identifies needs and prioritized projects for the region. Santee-Lynches also assists local governments in identifying, securing, and administering resources for a wide range of economic development activities including water and sewer facilities, educational facilities, downtown improvements, and community facilities