Important Emergency Numbers

Posted by Seth Duncan Thursday, September 13, 2018 8:44:00 AM

Below are important numbers to remember as Hurricane Florence approaches our area. 

For emergencies, please contact the following:

For Life-Threatening Emergencies Call 911

Power Outages and Down Lines
SCE&G – 1-888-333-4465
Mid Carolina – 1-888-813-7000 (or by text: To register, text "MCEC" to 85700. After registration, just text "OUT" to 85700 to report an outage.)

Down Tree (inside town limits)
Town Hall Open – 532-4601
Town Hall Closed – 532-4408 (BLPD)

Water/Sewer Issues 
Town Hall - 532-5601 (during business hours only) 
Water Plant – 532-6410 (during business hours only)
BLPD – 532-4408 (night/weekends)

Non-Threatening Emergencies
In-town – 532-4408 (BLPD)
Lexington County – 803-785-2521
Saluda County – 864-445-2112

South Carolina’s emergency helpline is now active around the clock. Anyone with questions related to Hurricane Florence should call the Public Information Phone System at 1-866-246-0133 or visit