Category Archives: Government

Charleston Fire Department earns accreditation

Charleston, SC (August 26, 2015): The Commission on Fire Accreditation International (CFAI) has completed a comprehensive review and appraisal of the Charleston Fire Department and has granted the department Accredited status. After a vote of approval by members of the CFAI, the Charleston Fire Department became the eighth department in South Carolina and the 208th…
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Federal funding boost for small businesses

WASHINGTON – Administrator Maria Contreras-Sweet, the head of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) and member of President Obama’s Cabinet, announced Monday new funding that will impact small businesses in your market. Administrator Contreras-Sweet discussed the new award, and gave examples of local impact, and explained how this award fits in to her work on…
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S.C. Sea Grant Consortium board to hold annual meeting Sept. 1

Charleston, S.C.—S.C. Sea Grant Consortium Board of Directors will hold its annual meeting from 3:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. on September 1, 2015 in the College of Charleston President’s boardroom, 66 George Street, Charleston, S.C. Items on the agenda include discussion of the agency’s FY2016-2017 state budget request; revision to the Consortium’s Indirect Cost Policy;…
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