Category Archives: Government

SC Wildlife Federation to Increase Focus on Enhancing Natural Habitats

The South Carolina Wildlife Federation (SCWF) has named Laura Blake-Orr as Wildlife Habitat Manager. In this role she will, plan, coordinate, implement and oversee all Habitat Programs of the SCWF including the Backyard, Community, Schoolyard and Wildlife and Industry Together (WAIT) Wildlife Habitat Programs. There are four basic ingredients to turn any landscape into a…
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Columbia accepting applications for board vacancies

The City of Columbia is accepting applications to fill vacancies on various boards. Board of Zoning Appeals Seeking 2 candidates. The purpose of the Board is to hear applications for variances to the development standards of the Zoning Ordinance, for special exceptions, and for administrative appeals where a person claims that the Zoning Administrator has…
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City of Columbia accepting applications to fill board and commission vacancies

The City of Columbia is accepting applications to fill several vacancies on the following boards and commissions. Bicycle Pedestrian Advisory Committee (BPAC) Seeking several Applicants.  The purpose of BPAC is to advise the Mayor and City Council Members, the City of Columbia transportation planning staff; community organizations; and partners on bicycling and pedestrian issues facing…
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Cayce Mayor Pro Tem Skip Jenkins appointed to National League of Cities crime prevention committee

CAYCE, SC – Cayce’s District Two City Councilman and Mayor Pro Tem, Skip Jenkins, has been appointed to the National League of Cities (NLC) 2016 Public Safety & Crime Prevention committee. This committee is responsible for developing NLC federal policy positions on issues involving crime prevention, corrections, substance abuse, municipal fires, juvenile justice, disaster preparedness…
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City of Columbia seeks to fill vacancy on Planning Commission

The City of Columbia is accepting applications to fill a vacancy on the Planning Commission. The purpose of this board is to develop and maintain a continuing planning program which will benefit City of Columbia residents; to provide a mutual forum to identify, discuss, study and address local development issues and opportunities; to foster, develop…
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