The Charleston Tourism Commission unanimously approved a new law that would require carriage horse owners to attach their horses to a town-permitted structure while hitching or unhitching them from carriages.
Lowcountry districts have been challenged to find a way for kids to return to cafeterias safely amid the coronavirus pandemic, and they are starting to reveal some of their plans for how the new lunch lines will work.
The Charleston County School District says they will be holding a live video chat Wednesday afternoon on their Youtube Channel for families to ask the Superintendent questions about the upcoming school year.
The City of Charleston Tourism Commission says they will decide Wednesday whether to pass a new law requiring carriage horse owners to attach their horses to a town-permitted structure while hitching and unhitching.
Teachers in Berkeley County plan to protest outside the district school board meeting Tuesday evening for a second time in two weeks. They are demanding the school year begin virtually, to keep students and staff safe amid the coronavirus pandemic.
The Mayor of North Charleston says terminating and laying off 136 city employees was one of the most difficult things he’s ever had to do during his time in office. Keith Summey said the city was forced to make cuts because of a budget deficit caused by the pandemic.
Charleston County Council will soon decide on a referendum asking taxpayers if they would support an increase to fund around $130 million worth of affordable housing projects over the next couple decades.
Those being laid off work in public activities and services that are unable to be offered during the pandemic, according to city officials. In addition, 15 full time positions will be eliminated and 50 vacant positions have been frozen.
A judge is allowing the Isle of Palms to keep its current parking restrictions in place. The decision comes as the first step of a lawsuit against the city which claims the Isle of Palms is restricting public access to the beach through its emergency parking rules