October 13, 2016

Op-Ed About Audio Tapes in Post and Courier

Op-Ed for October 16, 2016 Sunday’s edition of The Post and Courier   J. Elliott Summey Chairman, Charleston County Council Written 10/13/2016 During the evacuation of Hurricane Matthew, The Post and Courier released an article regarding audio tapes from meetings I had with the Coastal Conservation League and Nix 526 stating I have been on both sides of the I-526 …

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October 11, 2016

Post Hurricane Matthew Gratitude

It’s been a few days since Hurricane Matthew left the Lowcountry – but just because it’s gone doesn’t mean that you aren’t dealing with the aftermath. The cleanup for this disaster will take time and patience. Once again, during a trying time, our community came together to be Charleston Strong. I’d like to say thank you to all of those …

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September 19, 2016

Trident CEO Council urges SC Infrastructure Bank to support I-526 extension

This article from the Palmetto Business Daily is more proof that businesses are coming together and the Trident CEO Council is on point “If we are able to move forward, we must be able to MOVE.”  Local biz group backs latest I-526 extension proposal, says comprehensive approach needed to deal with region’s growth   The compromise proposal for the completion …

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September 16, 2016

Bike Lane Q & A from Post & Courier

Many people have had questions about the bike lane issue in Charleston County. Today, Post and Courier associate editor Elsa McDowell reached out to me with questions via a phone while I was working on the I-526 expansion issue with local media, so I asked her to send me questions. Here are my answers so when a story is published, …

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