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Infrastructure tops list of readers’ legislative priorities

Respondents to this week’s GSA reader poll said infrastructure should be lawmakers’ top focus in the General Assembly. Infrastructure received more than 40% of overall responses, economic development came in second, and education and workforce development tied for third. Read More...


Ports Authority OKs $1.6M terminal work, reports revenue up 21%

The board approved $1.56 million today in repairs and improvements to the North Charleston Terminal’s wharf to handle the wear and tear anticipated from bigger ships. The board also approved adding more security systems at the Columbus Street Terminal rail yard where BMWs come through the Port of Charleston.  Read More...


Public compressed natural gas facility opening at Spinx in Anderson

Piedmont Natural Gas is opening a compressed natural gas sales outlet in Anderson, the utility’s third in the Upstate and first at a convenience store. The facility is opening at The Spinx Co. store at the intersection of Pearman Dairy Road and West Whitner Street in Anderson. Read More...


Oconee County OKs incentives for Michelin distribution operation

Oconee County Council members have approved an incentive package for Michelin North America on its $175 million logistics and warehouse operation, which will eventually become a $250 million investment at the county’s Golden Corner Commerce Park near Interstate 85. The tire industry giant still isn’t talking about it. Read More...