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Greenwood, Pendleton using grants to enhance pedestrian traffic

Greenwood and Pendleton are each receiving $500,000 grants for city streetscape projects. Both Upstate communities plan to make the areas more pedestrian friendly. The municipalities are among 13 communities in South Carolina getting federal money for public improvement projects. Read More...


S.C. construction jobs flat in October

The sector's recovery is erratic and remains vulnerable to factors such as growing labor shortages, new regulatory burdens and stagnant public sector demand, the Associated General Contractors said in its analysis of federal job statistics. Read More...


Readers say Taylor’s shirt not a barrier to women in STEM

Respondents to this week’s GSA reader poll said European Space Agency physicist Matt Taylor’s controversial shirt did not present a barrier to women in STEM by a nearly 3-1 margin. Last week’s Shirtgate raised questions about sexism and women in science, technology, engineering and mathematics fields. Read More...


Clemson rethinking building design for Charleston architecture center

Clemson University withdrew its application to build the Spaulding Paolozzi Center on the corner of Meeting and George streets in downtown Charleston. (Rendering/Clemson University/Allied Works Architecture)Clemson University withdrew its application to the city of Charleston’s Board of Architectural Review for the design of an architecture and historic preservation center. Several community groups filed a lawsuit against the board and Clemson after the center received the first two of three needed approvals.  Read More...