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Stories by John Steinberger

County Council to vote on West Ashley tax district

Charleston County Council is set to vote on a Tax Incremental Finance district (TIF) tonight at its 6:30 meeting at 4045 Bridge View Drive in North Charleston.  The TIF was

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West Ashley High School hosts USAF Band

West Ashley High School recently hosted the United States Air Force Heritage of America Band for the second time. The five member band plays a variety of music, ranging from

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Record high voter turnout expected

Early voting in Charleston County came in at a record high 60,000 votes, a 62% increase from the 2012 Presidential election.  That voting figure represents 37% of the total votes

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Summerville governance structure on the ballot

The Town of Summerville voters will decide tomorrow whether it will change to the Mayor-Council form of government in which the Mayor acts as the chief executive of the town

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Moody the choice for Charleston County Council

There is only one contested race for Charleston County Council – the open seat for District 7, which includes most of the 29407 zip code in West Ashley. Incumbent Democrat

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Charleston County School Board endorsements

I get calls every day asking me who I support for Charleston County School Board. We have a complex governance structure for the Charleston County School District (CCSD). The nine

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Storm debris removal communications must improve

Hurricane Matthew passed through Charleston County with tropical storm force winds, but there was still a lot of debris to be picked up in the aftermath. The way the debris

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I-526 improvement project underway

A federally-funded project to widen I-526 in the seven-mile stretch from the Rivers Avenue interchange to the Paul Cantrell Boulevard interchange is underway. The project does not impact stalled plans

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Orange Grove Charter School continues to thrive

Orange Grove Charter School is one of the two schools in the Charleston County School District (CCSD) which elected to become autonomous and be governed by an independent board of

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Conservative group hosts candidate forum

The group West Ashley – James Island Conservatives hosted a candidate forum for Republican candidates running for state legislature and Charleston County Council at the West Ashley Andolini’s restaurant on

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