Florence County is served by eight public water/wastewater entities with the City of Florence being the primary provider. The City of Johnsonville, City of Lake City, Town of Coward, Town of Olanta, Town of Pamplico, Town of Scranton, and the Town of Timmonsville operate additional systems.
Further details on the City of Florence Water/Wastewater System:
Water System Capacity is permitted at 30 mgd, Average Daily Usage-Water is 11.5 mgd, Wastewater System Capacity is 15.0 mgd, and Average Daily Usage-Wastewater is 9.2 mgd. A new $100 million dollar wastewater treatment facility will come online in 2011. This facility will significantly increase excess capacity and will provide the potable water needs of the entire region for decades.