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Stories by John Steinberger

All City of Charleston precincts will be open Nov. 7

At City of Charleston civic engagement workshop Saturday, Mayor John Tecklenburg announced that all precincts within the city limits will be open on Nov. 7. While only 6 of 12

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Republican Governors can influence Obamacare replacement

Congress has until Sept. 30 to repeal and replace Obamacare using the budget reconciliation procedure, which requires approval of a simple majority in the Senate. Republicans hold a 52-48 majority

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Church Creek Drainage Basin boundaries are in dispute

Church Creek Drainage Basin Study consultant Weston & Sampson held a community outreach meeting Thursday at Citadel Mall’s Center Court with more than 200 in attendance. Disputes over the physical

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Plan West Ashley draft report revealed to the public

Two workshops were conducted Monday at The Schoolhouse office complex detailing the draft version of the West Ashley Master Plan. The 19-member West Ashley Revitalization Commission (WARC) participated in the

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West Ashley Master Plan workshop set for Monday

Citizens will have an opportunity to learn more about the draft West Ashley Master Plan Monday from 6 pm to 8 pm at The Schoolhouse, 720 Magnolia Rd. Planning consultant

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Draft Master Plan out of character for West Ashley community

Consulting firm Dover Kohl recently released its first draft of the West Ashley Master Plan, a project that began in January. The draft envisions a West Ashley in which most

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Church Creek drainage study to address worst case scenario

Weston & Sampson engineer Robert Horner, project manager for the Church Creek Drainage Basin Study, said the firm will provide Charleston City Council with a list of recommendations to address

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Petition calls for the removal of CCSD Superintendent Postlewait

A petition was released this morning calling for the Charleston County School Board to immediately remove Superintendent Gerrita Postlewait. The petition addresses 39 grievances aimed at both the school board,

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Tree service shortage an issue during Irma recovery

In the wake of Tropical Storm Irma, a lot of families are in need of tree removal services, but the number of qualified crews with operational equipment is in short

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West Ashley residents suffer as drainage gets ignored

Dozens of West Ashley neighborhoods experienced flooding Monday as the back bands of Tropical Storm Irma brought four to five inches of rain. A lot of the damage was brought

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