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I-526 funding moves forward

The on-again, off-again process for funding the completion of I-526 took a step forward Tuesday when the legislative Joint Bond Review Committee (JBRC) approved $12 million in funding for updating

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Hundreds view SC 7 and SC 171 intersection designs

Hundreds of West Ashley residents showed up at First Christian Church Wednesday to view the second round of designs for the improvement of the SC 7 and SC 171 intersection

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SC 7 and SC 171 intersection feedback resumes Wednesday

The next round of feedback on proposed SC 7 and SC 171 intersection improvements will resume Wednesday from 5:30 to 7:30 pm at First Christian Church on Orange Grove Road.

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Public comment sought on Main Road overpass

Hundreds turned out Monday at St. Johns High School to see the seven design options for the $195 million Main Road overpass project to reduce traffic between West Ashley and

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White House seeks more highly skilled immigrants

President Donald Trump rolled out the Build America Visa plan Thursday at the White House. The plan calls for more highly skilled immigrants in a point system which also includes

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Dupont-Wappoo drainage project a model of cooperation

City of Charleston Stormwater Management Director Matthew Fountain presented an update on the Dupont-Wappoo drainage project Wednesday to the West Ashley Revitalization Commission. The project covers a 1600-acre zone centered

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Bonding decision on I-526 delayed

Senator Hugh Leatherman (R-Florence), Chairman of the legislative Joint Bond Review Committee (JBRC), sent the bonding decision for the I-526 completion project back to a subcommittee Wednesday. The subcommittee previously

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West Ashley Theater Center hosts May WARC meeting

The newly-opened West Ashley Theater Center at Ashley Landing will be the site for the May meeting of the West Ashley Revitalization Commission (WARC) Wednesday at 5:30 pm. The theater

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Apartments coming to Sycamore Shopping Center

Charleston City Councilman Peter Shahid announced that a public meeting is scheduled for May 17 to discuss the future of the Sycamore Shopping Center at St. Andrews Boulevard and Sycamore

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Cunningham not taking a position on impeachment

U.S. Representative Joe Cunningham (D-Charleston) is not prepared to take a position on the possible impeachment of President Donald Trump. Cunningham addressed a crowd of about 50 at a town

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