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 6, 2016

Before & During a Hurricane Watch

What to Review your family disaster plan and check your Emergency Supplies Kit to include food and water supplies. Other supplies may include: Flashlight and extra batteries Portable, battery-operated radio and extra batteries First aid kit and manual Emergency food and water Nonelectric can opener Essential medicines Cash and credit cards Sturdy shoes Review evacuation plans. Learn safe routes inland …

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August 31, 2016

Preparing your home for a Hurricane

We’re in the midst of hurricane season in Charleston, is your home ready for it? Here’s some helping tips from the Charleston County Government:  Check into flood insurance. You can find out about the National Flood Insurance Program through your insurance agent or the Emergency Management Department. There is normally a 30-day waiting period before a new policy becomes effective. …

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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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