Citizen outrage on social media gets City's attention
May 7, 2020
Phone calls that went unreturned Thursday by the mayor at City Hall pushed an Edgefield property owner to call out the City in a Facebook post.
By Friday morning, the mayor, vice mayor and codes inspector were in her sister's driveway to hear their grievances.
For 20 years, Lori McKinney has periodically attended City Council meetings requesting help with street drainage along Edge Street. A subdivision, constructed in phases prior to City Codes, left homeowners with flooded yards and streets due to inadequate drains along the curbs.
McKinney's house sits at the lowest point in the subdiv...