Category Archives: Government

City of Cayce Announces Second Annual “Soiree on State” Festival

CAYCE, SC – The City of Cayce is thrilled to announce the second annual Soiree on State, to be held April 14, 2018! New this year, the City has partnered with The Avenues Neighborhood Association to combine the Cayce Festival of the Arts with Soiree on State. This partnership will expand the Soiree on State…
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SC Chamber to Hold Press Conference to Announce 2018 Competitiveness Agenda

List of Policy Priorities for Upcoming Legislative Session to be Released at Statehouse COLUMBIA, S.C. – The South Carolina Chamber of Commerce will hold a press conference Monday, January 8th at 12:00 p.m. to announce its 2018 Competitiveness Agenda, a list of policy priorities for the upcoming legislative session. The 2018 Competitiveness Agenda was formed…
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Municipal Association of SC has a new executive director

The new executive director of the Municipal Association of South Carolina is Wayne George, a former mayor, city councilmember and state legislator. The Association represents the state's 271 cities and towns, providing training, advocacy at the state and federal levels, and programs that give local officials the tools they need to provide quality services. There's…
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SC Bipec Announces Annual Meeting In Columbia

The South Carolina Business & Industry Political Education Committee (SC BIPEC) will host its 32nd Annual Meeting at the Marriott Hotel (1200 Hampton Street, Columbia) on Tuesday, January 9, 2018, from 3:00-5:30 PM.   This year’s meeting provides a substantive series of discussions and debates on the issues that will have an impact on South Carolina’s citizens for…
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Businesses eligible for $100 million potential tax saving

Businesses in South Carolina were eligible for more than $100 million in potential tax savings so far this year through the Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) program, the S.C. Department of Employment and Workforce announced. This year, businesses have hired 36,395 eligible individuals who allow businesses to qualify for the tax credit. “Hiring someone with…
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City of Cayce Receives SC Area-Wide Optimization Program Award for 2016

CAYCE : The City of Cayce is excited to announce that they have received the 2016 SC Area-Wide Optimization Program (AWOP) Award for the Cayce Water Treatment Plant. The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) sponsors this program, which supports utilities in improving disinfection and particle removal for the benefit of public…
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Devine elected to National Board of Directors

City Councilwoman Tameika Isaac Devine was elected to the Women in Municipal Government Board of Directors earlier this month. Women in Municipal Government, formed in 1974, is a constituency group of the National League of Cities (NLC). The group serves as a forum for communication and networking among women local elected officials and their colleagues…
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