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City of Darlington Administration

The City of Darlington is open for business Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.

City Manager

Administration_Howard GarlandHoward Garland is the City Manager of Darlington.

Mr. Garland is a native of Darlington and graduate of Coker College. He has worked with the City of Darlington since 2005 and served as Assistant City Manager/City Planner until January 2010. He is married to Samantha Lyles, and they both reside in the Saint John Historic District in Downtown Darlington.

Mr. Garland can be reached in his office at 410 Pearl Street in the City of Darlington Administration Building or by calling (843) 398-4000 ext. 108. His email is howardgarland@email.com.


Administration_Gloria PridgenGloria Pridgen is the Clerk/Treasurer for the City of Darlington.

Gloria lives in Mechanicsville, has two children, and is active in the New Jerusalem Apostolic Church of Darlington. Gloria is a 1974 graduate of Mayo High School and has worked for the City of Darlington for 28 years.

Ms. Pridgen can be reached in her office at 400 Pearl Street in City Hall or call (843) 398-4000 ext. 102.


City Manager Howard Garland is Purchasing Agent for the City of Darlington.

Mr. Garland can be reached at (843) 398-4000 ext. 108.

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