SCE&G will permanently close its Ridgeland customer service office at 11323 N. Jacob Smart Blvd. on May 30.
Ridgeland customers can still can pay in person at the Maruti FoodMart in Hardeeville or the Palmetto State Bank in Estill. Payments also will be accepted at SCE&G's business offices at 108 Robert Smalls Parkway in Beaufort and 206 Maple St. West in Hampton, according to a news release.
The release attributed the closing to low customer traffic, operational efficiencies and employee attrition.