City of Aiken Extend COVID-19 Measures and Procedures

The City of Aiken will extend and continue the following implemented measures and procedures that are aligned with guidance from the Department of Health and Environment Control (DHEC) regarding COVID-19. These extended measures are in response to South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster’s executive order issued March 28 and will be in effect through April 12, 2020

Mayor Osbon Declares A State of Emergency

Mayor Rick Osbon has declared a state of emergency as concerns surrounding the spread of COVID-19 continue to escalate. Osbon signed a proclamation outlining the measures involved late Sunday and called for a ratification vote by City Council at a noon Monday emergency meeting.

City of Aiken Offering Online Resources for Census 2020

City of Aiken Offering Online Resources for Census 2020

For the first time Americans can complete their Census questionnaire online. While the new online option is a plus for many residents, there are many households in our city that do not have internet access. The importance of having citizens participating in the 2020...