Sumter County Council to elect new chairman, vice chairman


Sumter County Council will meet at 6 p.m. today in County Council Chambers, third floor of Sumter County Administration Building, 13 E. Canal St., to have an election for chairman and vice chairman to serve from 2019 to 2020.

In other news, council will consider:

- Second reading of a request to rezone a 1.48-acre parcel at 2110 Loring Mill Road and .74 acres of an adjoining parcel from agricultural conservation to light industrial warehouse. Council will hold a public hearing prior to voting;

- First reading of a request to rezone 46.99 acres at 2320 Beckwood Road from agricultural conservation to residential-15; and

- First reading of a request to rezone a 15-acre parcel and a 1.39-acre parcel at 160 Jefferson Road from general residential to heavy industrial.