We Stand For Progress Reports | Aug 2, 2019 @ 3:59pm
It has taken five years of discussions and planning, but the Charleston Tech Center (CTC) is about to become a reality with construction underway and completion slated for late 2020.
We Stand For Progress Reports | Jul 19, 2019 @ 8:00am
It’s a complaint heard all across the country—companies bemoaning their inability to recruit and retain the workforce they need, even when they are willing to pay them well. South Carolina, despite its growth, is not immune.
We Stand For Progress Reports | Jul 17, 2019 @ 10:24am
The Charleston area — its city, county and surrounding environs — is experiencing a period of major growth, accelerated by substantial investments in the Port of Charleston and related infrastructure. A healthy tourist industry, growing tech sector and influx of retirees from chillier climes are also feeding the growth.
We Stand For Progress Reports | Jul 8, 2019 @ 11:43am
Charleston’s tech presence is growing by leaps and bounds, changing the economy and the demographics of the area at a fast clip.
We Stand For Progress Reports | Jun 17, 2019 @ 3:54pm
A 1 mill property-tax increase could go a long way toward alleviating a critical shortage of affordable housing in Charleston County, a special task force created to study the issue says.
We Stand For Progress Reports | Jun 3, 2019 @ 10:53am
Like many growing metropolitan areas, Charleston is finding itself facing the dilemma of how to attract a diverse workforce—particularly when its economy includes such relatively low-paying industries as tourism—when the price of housing is beyond its reach.
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.