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Stories by John Steinberger

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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West Ashley planners report preliminary findings

The West Ashley Revitalization Commission held its monthly meeting Wednesday at Center Court in the Citadel Mall with more than 150 residents in attendance. Planners from consulting firm Dover Kohl

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Business leaders share their aspirations for West Ashley

A group of more than 60 business leaders gathered the West Ashley planning studio, which will be located at the Citadel Mall for the rest of the week, and shared

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West Ashley Master Plan reaches next phase.

More than 100 people attended a planning session Saturday morning at Bees Landing Recreation Center. Participants gathered around tables, marked up maps of West Ashley and made recommendations for what

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Petition drive underway to preserve Ashley Hall Plantation

A petition drive is underway to preserve the historic Ashley Hall Plantation property at the intersection of Ashley Hall Plantation Rd. and Captiva Row in West Ashley. The 45 acre

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Trump Administration asks citizens to recommend government reforms

On Mar. 13, President Donald Trump issued an Executive Order to make the federal government more efficient, effective and accountable to the people. Office of Management and Budget Director Mick

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West Ashley dermatologist doing free melanoma screening

Dr. Todd Schlesinger, a West Ashley Dermatologist, is doing free melanoma screenings today to mark Melanoma Monday, a national event to increase skin cancer awareness. The screenings are by appointment

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