911 calls from landlines on Waccamaw neck to be affected by repairs Thursday

GEORGETOWN, SC (News Release) — The Georgetown County Emergency Communications Center (9-1-1) has been advised by Frontier Communications they will be conducting repairs on their telephone system starting around 11:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 14. The repairs will include the area north of Georgetown from Debordieu Colony north to the Pawley’s Island mainland, to include everything in between.

Residents and businesses in the area may not be able to dial 9-1-1 from their landline telephones. Frontier Communications says 9-1-1 calls/service from cellular users and other areas of Georgetown County not identified will be operational.

For emergency assistance, residents in the targeted repair area may dial the following ten digit emergency lines (local calls) on their home and business landlines for the Georgetown County Emergency Communications Center (911).

(843) 546-5101
(843) 237-4444



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