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5:16 am on Saturday September 24, 2011

Gentrification bill allows annexation (and tax hikes) without asking property owners

Dayland Shannon The bill named the "Community Unification Act" is being lobbied by the Municipal Association of South Carolina. The MASC is touting the bill as a way to remove some red tape when it comes to gentrification projects. They've been...
3:18 pm on Wednesday May 4, 2011

Myrtle Beach officials head to D.C. to lobby for I-73 funding

Photo by Adam Prince / Gribblenation.com Area elected officials and business leaders flew up to Washington as a part of the "Spring Road Rally" to bend the ear of Congress officials and convince them to fund the Interstate 73 construction project....