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SCDOT looks at widening Highway 61

In the first step in a project to widen Highway 61 today, the SCDOT is holding a public hearing this evening from 5 to 7 pm at Ashley Ridge High

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City Council may refer Mayor’s expenditure audit to SLED

Charleston City Council will take up an agenda item Tuesday to discuss referring an internal audit report on several of Mayor John Tecklenburg’s expenditures to the State Law Enforcement Division

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West Ashley elementary schools may be re-zoned

A Charleston County School District (CCSD) plan to eliminate most partial magnet schools prompted a special meeting for the St. Andrews Constituent District 10 school board to look at re-zoning

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Mayoral candidates discuss their solutions for flooding

The six Charleston Mayoral candidates assembled for the Fix Flooding First Mayoral Forum Monday at The Schoolhouse in West Ashley. About 200 residents attended the forum, during which the candidates

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Two Charleston Mayoral forums in West Ashley this week

There are two Charleston Mayoral forums scheduled in West Ashley this week. The Fix Flooding First Mayoral Forum is set for Monday at 6:30 pm at The Schoolhouse, 720 Magnolia

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Barry pledges opposition to high-density apartments

At a Sojourn Coffee press conference Saturday, Charleston City Council candidate Brett Barry pledged to oppose high-density apartment development in West Ashley. He said, “Large-scale apartment development in West Ashley

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Citadel Mall owner envisions technology center

Trademark Properties principal owner Richard Davis envisions Citadel Mall as a future job center in the fields of medical research and technology. Davis made a presentation to the West Ashley

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Citadel Mall hosts presentation on expansion plans tonight

Trademark Properties, which has owned Citadel Mall since 2017, will make a presentation to the West Ashley Revitalization Commission (WARC) tonight at 6 near the mall’s Planet Fitness entrance. The

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Dorian – what went right

We can debate whether or not we agree with certain government decisions leading up to Hurricane Dorian’s Thursday approach past Charleston, but let’s agree that a lot of things went

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Hurricane Dorian preparation services ongoing

City of Charleston is providing ongoing preparation services for Hurricane Dorian. There are sandbag-filling stations at the former Northbridge Piggly Wiggly at 14 Sumar Street and at West Ashley Park,3601

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