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 16, 2016

Official Letter to Vincent G. Graham, Chairman from Elliott Summey

As stated I asked Chairman Vince Graham in writing to adhere to the close of business deadline to approve the scheduling of a meeting in order to vote on, negotiate and finalize our plans to finish Charleston’s long over due road work on the I-526 project. Below is my official letter to the Chairman. For a PDF version please click here: Letter …

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September 9, 2016

Charleston Intersection to Be Dedicated as ‘Deputy Joseph J. Matuskovic Intersection’

Just days after the anniversary of the tragic shooting that took Deputy Joe Matuskovic’s life, injured Deputy Michael Ackerman and, in aftermath, took the life of Charleston County Volunteer Rescue Squad member Larry Britton I am humbled to share that after speaking with Representative Leon Stavrinakis and SCDOT Chairman Mike Wooten both are supporting the community’s request to have the intersection …

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August 28, 2016

Are you prepared for a hurricane?

It’s one of the negatives about living on the edge of America – the fact that we can and will be hit by a hurricane. It’s not if but when. As a Charleston native, I remember Hurricane Hugo like it was yesterday. I remember living weeks without power and warm water. The Lowcountry was literally a disaster. We’ve been pretty …

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