County Council

Edgefield County Council is responsible for governing the county. Members of county council hold two year terms and are part of a leadership team that is responsible for guiding the county’s growth, development, health and safety. They are responsible for identifying and communicating the direction in which the county should move. County Council is also responsible for adopting the policies and budgets that will move the county in that direction.

County Council Contacts

Vice Chairman – District 1

Albert Talbert

105 Callison Hwy

McCormick, SC  29835

(803) 637-3000

atalbert@edgefieldcounty.sc.gov

District 2

Arthur Biggs

124 Courthouse Square

Edgefield, SC  29824

803-637-4009

abiggs@edgefieldcounty.sc.gov

District 3

Dean Campbell

802 Ouzts Street

Johnston, SC 29832

(803) 275-3635

dcampbell@edgefieldcounty.sc.gov

District 4

Dr. Jacqueline “Jackie” Kennion

302 Airport Road

Trenton, SC  29847

(803) 341-1178

jkennion@edgefieldcounty.sc.gov

Chairman – District 5

Scott Cooper

342 Sweetwater Road

North Augusta, SC 29860

(803) 293-5087

scooper@edgefieldcounty.sc.gov

Clerk to Council

Jennifer Gilley

124 Courthouse Square

Edgefield, SC 29824

(803)637-4009

jgilley@edgefieldcounty.sc.gov

About Our County Council

Edgefield County Council is responsible for governing the county.  Members of County Council hold two year terms and are part of a leadership team that is responsible for guiding the county’s growth, development, health and safety.  They are responsible for identifying and communicating the direction in which the county should move.  County Council is also responsible for adopting the policies and budgets that will move the county in that direction.  One of the tools Edgefield County Council uses to move the county in the correction direction is the Strategic Plan.  They re-evaluate and adopt a new plan every 5 years to be sure it is adapting with the county’s needs.  This document takes into consideration the wants and needs for the citizens and key stakeholders in the community.

County Council meets on the first Tuesday of each month at 6:00 PM. County Council meetings are held in the County Council Chambers located at 225 Jeter Street in Edgefield (behind the Courthouse). The public is always welcome. Please see the next County Council meeting agenda to the right.

From Left to Right: Chairman Scott Cooper, Dean Campbell, Vice Chairman Albert Talbert, Dr. Jacqueline Kennion, and Arthur Biggs.

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Edgefield County In The News

Council Retreat

Edgefield County Council will hold a 4 hour retreat on January 16, 2020. This will be from 5PM to 9PM in the County Council Chambers located at 225 Jeter Street, Edgefield. The topics of conversation will be: Budget and Finance, LMO and Planning, Recreation and open...

PUBLIC HEARING ANNOUNCEMENT

Edgefield County Council will have a public hearing at the meeting scheduled for Tuesday, January 7, 2020 at 6:00PM in the County Council Chambers located at 225 Jeter Street, Edgefield. Ordinance Number 19-20-766 To view the ordinances, visit our County Ordinances...

LMO Briefing

Purpose of the Land Management Ordinance Why is Edgefield County updating the Land Management Ordinance? Edgefield County Council determined that there is a need to update the current ordinances of the County regarding development, to provide better management of the...

New Voting System

Voter Registration has a new voting system . There is a demo available to the public for for anyone that would like to test it out. They are located at 210 Penn Street, Edgefield. The demo will be available to the public through the middle of January...

Reassessment Notice

Edgefield County is in the process of our Countywide Reassessment Program which all counties are required under South Carolina law to implement every five years. We expect to complete the current reassessment by December 31, 2020. An appraiser will come out to your...

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Edgefield County, 124 Courthouse Square, Edgefield, SC 29824
Phone: (803) 637-4000, Fax: (803) 637-4056.

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