Category Archives: Government

BCDCOG Expands Staff With Several Key Hires

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (July 22, 2019) – The Berkeley-Charleston-Dorchester Council of Governments expanded its team with the addition of several key recent hires. Mike Hemmer will serve as a Senior Planner, Jon Dodson as Planner II, Diane Riedle as Staff Accountant, and John Lambert as Mobility Coordinator. “It’s an exciting time for BCDCOG as we…
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Senator Scott Accepting Applications for Fall 2019 Internships

U.S. Senator Tim Scott (R-SC) has announced he is accepting congressional internship applications for available positions in his Washington DC, North Charleston, Columbia and Greenville offices for the fall of 2019. The internship program offers undergraduate and graduate students practical experience in constituent services, the legislative process, government policy, and press. The internship provides students…
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Moody’s, S&P Reaffirm Charleston Water System Triple-A Bond Ratings

Top ratings lower borrowing costs for infrastructure improvements. Charleston Water System (CWS) recently earned the highest possible bond credit ratings from Moody's Investors Service (Moody’s) at Aaa and S&P Global Ratings (S&P) at AAA. Both Triple-A ratings apply to CWS’s $129 million Waterworks and Sewer System Capital Improvement Revenue Bonds, Series 2019. In addition, both…
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Wando Mount Pleasant Library Now Open to the Public

CHARLESTON, SC – Charleston County Public Library (CCPL) officially opened the Wando Mount Pleasant Library, located at 1400 Carolina Park Boulevard in Mount Pleasant, during a ribbon cutting ceremony on Monday, June 10. "We are thrilled with this example of library innovation and accessibility for all of Charleston County’s residents,” said CCPL Executive Director Angela…
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