News about the Tri-Country region's Progress

Port growth means big changes for little St. George

We Stand For Progress Reports | May 20, 2019 @ 9:43am

As the Port of Charleston continues to grow, its economic benefits continue to spread into the surrounding area as companies seek to move their goods in and out of the port.

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In Charleston, discussions on meaning of 'affordable housing'

We Stand For Progress Reports | May 11, 2019 @ 7:04pm

Charleston — like most places across the nation — grapples with the issue of providing affordable housing to low-income families.

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Charleston looks to address lack of low-income housing options

We Stand For Progress Reports | May 11, 2019 @ 6:57pm

The difficulty that low-income families in other parts of the nation experience in finding affordable housing is also felt in Charleston and many parts of the Palmetto State.

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Traffic congestion could cause workers to seek work closer to home

We Stand For Progress Reports | Apr 29, 2019 @ 11:32am

GEL Group, Inc. did a survey of its approximately 200 Charleston-based employees to see how much of a commute they had for work.

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Growing employment of women in tech fields seen as strengthening South Carolina's competitiveness

We Stand For Progress Reports | Apr 12, 2019 @ 6:45pm

A recent report from Cyberstates found that South Carolina’s tech sector ranks sixth nationally in terms of the number of women employed.

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