We Stand For Progress Reports | Aug 28, 2018 @ 8:19am
Charleston, like many cities in the U.S., is experiencing a great deal of growth. This increased demand for housing has put the idea of homeownership out of the reach of many; when it comes to affordable housing there is a massive gap in the city.
We Stand For Progress Reports | Jun 30, 2018 @ 7:11pm
Lessons must be learned from the recent near three week closure of the westbound lanes of the I-526 Wando River bridge, according to a senior member of Charleston's Metro Chamber of Commerce.
We Stand For Progress Reports | Jun 20, 2018 @ 11:36am
Complete it already! Long-delayed construction of the Interstate 526 extension needs to finally move ahead. And, as has been amply pointed out to legislators and government agencies for years, completion is a matter of “when,” not “if” — and “when” needs to be sooner rather than later.
We Stand For Progress Reports | Jun 8, 2018 @ 12:07pm
Delayed construction of the Mark Clark Expressway, an Interstate 526 extension, needs to finally move ahead, Gov. Henry McMaster indicated last week.
We Stand For Progress Reports | May 12, 2018 @ 12:34pm
The development of Ingleside in North Charleston will help limit urban sprawl and produce a diverse community where people can live, work and play, according to one of the region's leading civil engineering firms.
We Stand For Progress Reports | Apr 23, 2018 @ 8:00am
Solar energy is at the center of a "bull market" in South Carolina, with demand in all sectors, according a business alliance committed to encouraging its development.
We Stand For Progress Reports | Apr 19, 2018 @ 6:15pm
Debate over a bill reauthorizing the South Carolina Conservation Bank will resume in the House this week.
We Stand For Progress Reports | Apr 17, 2018 @ 8:34pm
The Port of South Carolina expects to grow much faster than other facilities in the U.S. in the coming years as a number of major developments are completed.
We Stand For Progress Reports | Apr 17, 2018 @ 8:31pm
The Low Country has a problem, and the problem is prosperity, according to the head of the state's leading organization advocating for responsible land use.
We Stand For Progress Reports | Apr 7, 2018 @ 11:21am
Major movement must be made to eradicate deep-seated inequalities in education in the Tri-county Region, according to a community-wide movement dedicated to improving standards for the area's children.
We Stand For Progress Reports | Mar 14, 2018 @ 12:38am
BP has applauded the adoption of a South Carolina law that allows licensed and permitted plants to operate without residents living nearby launching nuisance lawsuits.
We Stand For Progress Reports | Feb 19, 2018 @ 12:21pm
In the wake of a report card on the country's infrastructure and President Donald Trump's announcement of his administration's planned investment, one leading South Carolina civil engineer is responding with some optimism, albeit heavily tempered.
We Stand For Progress Reports | Feb 17, 2018 @ 4:25pm
South Carolina's education system is not rated dead last in one recent survey, but it still stands close to the bottom.
We Stand For Progress Reports | Feb 5, 2018 @ 2:25pm
A highly skilled workforce is a huge draw for a national or international corporation building research, development or manufacturing facilities, according to the founder of a South Carolina-based architecture and strategic vision firm.
We Stand For Progress Reports | Feb 2, 2018 @ 1:43pm
A successful bus rapid transit system (BRT) is critical to reducing traffic throughout the region, according to Charleston Mayor John Tecklenburg.
We Stand For Progress Reports | Jan 27, 2018 @ 2:35pm
As work continues on a 280-acre container terminal in North Charleston's port, those close to the project are predicting a significant boost to the region's economy.
We Stand For Progress Reports | Nov 2, 2017 @ 8:36pm
Business leaders, voter turnout campaigners, and others are making late pleas to Charleston-area citizens to take the time to cast their ballots in next week's municipal elections.
We Stand For Progress Reports | Oct 19, 2017 @ 3:14pm
Maximizing and mixing land use greatly increases the tax generated per acre, an analysis that boosts the argument for denser developments in the fast-growing Palmetto region reveals.
We Stand For Progress Reports | Sep 25, 2017 @ 10:35am
John Darby, Immediate past president of the Trident CEO Council, was featured in a recent Palmetto Business Daily story on the 28th Anniversary of Hurricane Hugo.
We Stand For Progress Reports | Aug 18, 2017 @ 1:39pm
TCEOC Member Richard Garcia was quoted this week in a Palmetto Business Daily story about helping provide more affordable housing options for the Charleston area workforce.