Community Relations

Empowering Neighborhoods in Our City

The Community Relations Office strives to build neighborhoods through citizen participation, planning, and organization; bringing quality programming to the Spartanburg Community.

Services and programs administered by the Community Relations Office:

Accommodations Tax Grant
Minority Business Development
Traffic Calming Request
National Night Out
Neighborhood Conference
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Unity Celebration
Citizens Advisory Council
Citizen Academy

2018 Accomodations Tax Grant Funding

The City of Spartanburg is now accepting applications for Accommodations Tax funds. Organizations that coordinate activities for the specific purpose of promoting and sponsoring tourism, travel, hospitality, and cultural activities that directly benefit the City of Spartanburg may apply for the funds.

Tourism-related groups must be a state recognized non-profit or governmental agency in order to apply for funding. Follow the link below to download the application. If you have questions regarding Accomodations Tax funding, please contact Kathy Hill, Community Services Coordinator at or (864) 596 2905.

A-Tax Funding Application

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