Mount Pleasant community designated ‘historic district’, attempts to thwart highway project
MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (WCSC) - The Phillips Community in Mount Pleasant is now designated as a historic district.
Charleston County Council voted on the ordinance last night and the designation provides protection to the historic black settlement communities.
The Preservation Society of Charleston, Coastal Conservation League, and Historic Charleston Foundation received a grant to nominate the Phillips Community in Mount Pleasant to the National Register of Historic Places.
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