The James Island Public Service District provides for fire protection, wastewater and solid waste collection, street signs and lighting services. The district serves more than 22,000 people in James Island in South Carolina. It is comprised of over 130 personnel. The James Island Public Service District operates fire, solid waste and maintenance departments. Its wastewater department is responsible for maintaining the public sewer collection system. The district also operates an administration department that handles the overall management and supervision of various services employs and carries out the policies of the commission.