Category Archives: Transportation

Colliers’ Ron Anderson named Vice Chair of transportation authority

Columbia, SC, May 18, 2016 – Colliers International’s Ron Anderson was elected to Vice Chair of The Central Midlands Regional Transportation Authority (CMRTA) Board of Directors. Anderson has served as the City of Columbia’s representative on the CMRTA Board since November 2011, and has assisted in CMRTA’s transformation into a thriving transit system. During his…
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Southeastern Freight Lines Promotes Richard Slater to Regional Human Resource Manager

LEXINGTON, S.C. (May 5, 2016) – Southeastern Freight Lines, the leading provider of regional less-than-truckload (LTL) transportation services, today announced that Richard Slater has been promoted to regional human resource manager, serving the company’s Support Center, Western Billing and Columbia, South Carolina, Fleet Services facilities. Slater has four and a half years of experience at…
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Columbia Airport Welcomes Operations Manager and Supervisor

(Cayce) Columbia Metropolitan Airport’s Operations Department is under new leadership with Megan Atkins Thoben assuming the position of Operations Manager and Ryan Kreulen joining the airport team as the Operations Supervisor. Prior to arriving at CAE, Megan spent over five years at Blue Grass Airport (LEX) in Lexington KY, where she began her career in…
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City of Columbia’s Street Division Wins SCAPA Award

On February 23, 2016, the City of Columbia’s Street Division was awarded the 2015 Project Delivery Award by the South Carolina Asphalt Pavement Association (SCAPA) for the Columbiana Drive Reconstruction Project. According to SCAPA, the Project Delivery Award highlights projects that were completed in a timely and efficient manner, and the owner/agency was extremely pleased…
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U-Haul Partners with Columbia’s Uncle Bob’s Self Storage

COLUMBIA, S.C. (Feb. 19, 2016) — U-Haul Company of South Carolina, Inc. is pleased to announce that Uncle Bob's Self Storage #500 has signed on as a U-Haul neighborhood dealer to serve the Columbia community. Uncle Bob's Self Storage at 6000 Garners Ferry Road will offer U-Haul trucks, towing equipment, support rental items and in-store…
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Richland Penny Program still accepting public comments on Bikeway Projects

RICHLAND COUNTY, S.C. – The Richland Penny Program is continuing to receive comments from the public for the 2016 Bikeway Projects. The requested deadline for input is Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016 at 5 p.m. however, the Program will accept comments after the deadline date. Citizens were informed of the various bike path accommodations during the…
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Central Midlands Regional Transportation Authority seeks to fill vacancy

The City of Columbia is accepting applications to fill a vacancy on the Central Midlands Regional Transportation Authority (The COMET). The City is seeking individuals that use or have used the transportation system. Preference will be given to individuals that are currently using the system and have used for a number of years and have…
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Chad Miller

Chad Miller has joined J.E. Oswalt and Sons as the new director of sales and marketing for the heavy hauling and rigging firm headquartered in Batesburg-Leesville. The company does business throughout the Southeast and the Ports of Charleston and Savannah. Miller will be responsible for assisting clients in organizing and coordinating new and existing heavy…
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