Category Archives: Government

SC Works Awards Local Businesses $100,000 for Incumbent Worker Training

CHARLESTON, S.C. (Feb. 14, 2019) – SC Works Trident and its Trident Workforce Development Board has awarded $100,000 to eight local businesses connected to Incumbent Worker Training (IWT) programs. The funds, made possible by the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA), will support training as each business advances technology, expands and offers new services as…
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Seven Local Voices Strengthen Community Dedication To Local Criminal Justice Improvement

NORTH CHARLESTON, SC- The Charleston County Criminal Justice Coordinating Council (CJCC) is pleased to announce community representatives for the 2019-2021 term following the open call for applications. Community representatives are a key part of the CJCC’s efforts to improve public safety and community well-being. Each selectee represents a segment of the Charleston County population with…
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Robbins named South Carolina Department of Transportation Chairman

Charleston, SC - Robert D. “Robby” Robbins, of Summerville, was named Chairman of the South Carolina Department of Transportation (SCDOT) Commission on Thursday, January 17, 2019, during the commission’s monthly meeting in Columbia. Robbins, a Commissioner representing the 1st Congressional District, had been serving as the Vice Chairman of the Commission. He joined the SCDOT…
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Cypress Gardens Grand Re-Opening Set for April 13, 2019

MONCKS CORNER, S.C.- (Thursday, January 10, 2019) Berkeley County Government announces Cypress Gardens Re-Opening date for Saturday, April 13, 2019. Due to the unprecedented amount of rainfall Berkeley County has experienced, crews were unable to do much of the work planned for the park. This caused delays to the project’s timeline. Cypress Gardens, located at…
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