Maintenance of City owned properties
Special Projects Department
We serve the City of Laurens by providing safe and pleasant outdoor recreational facilities which are state of the art, by maintaining city office buildings and by creating a colorful, welcoming and fun atmosphere for our residents as well as our guests that visit the City of Laurens.
The Special Projects Department excels at the following:
Maintenance and grounds keeping of city ball parks, tennis courts, colorful landscaping and grounds keeping of all city-owned property.
Maintaining the “Welcome to Laurens” signs and landscaping around them, keeping the entryways to our city friendly, colorful and welcoming.
Maintenance of 14 reservoir ponds located in and around the city established under a grant with the U.S. Soil and Water Conservation.
Maintenance of Little River and the river walkways that run through the city.
Construction of ball parks, tennis courts, picnic shelters and playgrounds.
Construction of any new buildings for the public parks and sports facilities (restrooms, press box, concession stands)
Custodial maintenance of public buildings located at the parks, sports facilities and amphitheater.
Overseeing any new building construction or remodeling jobs on existing city-owned buildings.
Tommy Burns, Director
Tito Smith, Leadman