City Administrator, Eric Vinson
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City Administration provides support and direction for the delivery of exceptional customer service to City of Travelers Rest citizens, visitors, City Council, and city employees.

The Administrator provides assistance and guidance to the Mayor and City Council and is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the City Government by directly or indirectly supervising all city employees and departments. He provides financial advice and prepares the annual budget for review and approval by City Council and assures the effective delivery of city services within the approved budget.

City Clerk & Treasurer
Lori Sondov
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The City Clerk works closely with the City Administrator, Mayor and City Council to prepare meeting agendas, give public notice, FOIA, and recording minutes and official records of City Council meetings.  She also serves as the City’s Treasurer, local elections official, handles requests for information under the Freedom of Information Act, and maintains Personnel records on all city employees.

Administrative Assistant
Renee Smouse
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The Administrative Assistant assists with residential and commercial permit processing, inspection scheduling, business licenses, hospitality & accommodation taxes, minor accounting, and more.

Economic Development Plan

Document Title Description
Market Analysis and Economic Development Plan This report provides 2017 data that updates the information from the 2012 Market Analysis & Economic Development plan. Sections of the original report remain intact.

Freedom of Information Act

Please click the link below to download a FOIA request form. For questions, please contact Charlene Carter by calling 864.834.8740.

Freedom of Information Act Request Form