Ports Authority to maintain air quality at Union Pier Terminal

The Carnival Fantasy will be on of 32 ships that will have new exhaust-gas cleaning technology .
The Carnival Fantasy will be on of 32 ships that will have new exhaust-gas cleaning technology .

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - The Charleston City Council voted in favor of allowing the South Carolina Ports Authority to maintain the air quality at Union Pier Terminal.

The council made the decision during a meeting Tuesday night. The measure passed by a vote of 10 to 2.

The South Carolina Ports Authority won the "Spare the Air" award for their efforts to cut down on emissions earlier this month.

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