As the number of COVID-19 cases continues to rise in the Kershaw County community, the Camden City Council has approved an emergency ordinance to require face coverings in certain circumstances, effective 6:00 am Friday, July 3, 2020.

The City continues to strongly request that no social gatherings be held in City parks until further notice. The Camden Archives & Museum and the African American Cultural Center are open with capacity limits and safety guidelines. At this time, City Hall and other city facilities remain closed to public access. The drive thru window at City Hall remains open. The Tennis Center of Camden and Pickleball Plaza is open on a reduced schedule and under new safety guidelines for play. 


The Kershaw County government has activated a COVID-19 hotline. The public is encouraged to call the COVID-19 hotline at 803-425-7242 and monitor information and updates at SC DHEC’s website