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Stories by John Steinberger

Senn negotiates more road funds for Charleston County

The South Carolina General Assembly voted to increase the taxes on gasoline and diesel fuel for the first time in 30 years and over-rode Governor Henry McMaster’s veto. The tax

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BCD Council presents regional bicycle/pedestrian plan

Consultants for the Berkeley-Charleston- Dorchester Council on Governments presented a regional plan Wednesday at the Park Circle Community Center in North Charleston. The BCD Regional Bicycle and Pedestrian Plan was

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Riyahd Summit shows new relationship between America and Islamic world

President Donald Trump addressed leaders from 54 Islamic countries Sunday at the Arab Islamic American Summit in Riyahd, Saudi Arabia. He focused on goals which bind the nations together, including

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Hundreds expected at Monday School Board meeting

Hundreds of people are expected to attend the Charleston County School Board meeting Monday at 5:15 pm at the 75 Calhoun St. headquarters downtown. Parents, teachers and students are concerned

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West Ashley resident charged in horse carriage incident

West Ashley resident Nicole Wells turned herself in to the Charleston Police Department Friday morning in the aftermath of an accident in which a horse carriage tipped over Thursday afternoon

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Community in uproar over butchering live oaks

One of the most common “big ideas” in the West Ashley Master plan workshops was burying electrical power lines. The Riverland Terrace neighborhood in James Island recently arranged a meeting

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Can you envision a West Ashley without cars?

The West Ashley Master Plan took another step with the Work in Progress presentation by consulting firm Dover Kohl Saturday at Citadel Mall, with about 250 people in attendance.  The

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West Ashley Circle Harris Teeter receives conceptual design approval

The Charleston Design Review Board granted conceptual approval for the design of the proposed Harris Teeter grocery building between West Ashley Circle and Grand Oaks Blvd. Charleston City Councilmen Rodney

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West Ashley Master Plan report at Citadel Mall Saturday

After months on planning, citizen input workshops, and stakeholder meetings, a preliminary report on the West Ashley Master plan will be presented Saturday at the Center Court area of Citadel

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Drainage a key part of West Ashley Master Plan

Flooding has emerged as a serious concern in West Ashley since the heavy rains in August and October of 2015 and again during Hurricane Matthew in October 2016. Engineering consultants

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