Road Closure Barnard Avenue @ Magnolia Street

Road Closure Barnard Avenue @ Magnolia Street

Dates: July 23, 2018 – July 27, 2017 Location: Barnard Avenue @ Magnolia Street The City of Aiken Engineering and Utilities Department will be closing the intersection of Barnard Avenue and Magnolia Street due to some damaged sewer pipes that need to be repaired. The...
The Seventh Annual Public Safety Citizen’s Academy

The Seventh Annual Public Safety Citizen’s Academy

The Aiken Department of Public Safety will be holding its Seventh Annual Public Safety Citizen’s Academy starting September 6, 2018. This will be a ten-week program consisting of one class each Thursday from 6:30 pm to 9:30 p.m., and the PACE Conference on Friday,...
Agricultural 319 Grant Funds Available for Farms in Shaws Creek Watershed

Agricultural 319 Grant Funds Available for Farms in Shaws Creek Watershed

rant funds are available to help share the cost of conservation practices at farms in Shaws Creek Watershed (such as fencing livestock out of streams with alternative water sources, cross-fencing, stabilization of crop fields and orchards, heavy use areas and stream banks). These conservation practices will significantly reduce the amount of sediment, nutrients and bacteria entering the creeks and tributaries in Shaws Creek Watershed and ensure cleaner water and healthier ecosystems. Protecting water quality in Shaws Creek will also provide cleaner source water for the City of Aiken’s drinking water treatment plant.